Mon., August 6, 2012 11:58am
A court ruling in Georgia could force those foreclosing on homes to disclose who actually owns the loan. The ruling last month said that the name of the owner of a mortgage must appear in foreclosure filings and notices sent to delinquent borrowers.
Wed., February 15, 2012 8:30am
Some of the money in the state’s mortgage settlement with big banks will be paid directly to the state to be used to avoid preventable foreclosures, but there's no legal requirement in Georgia law that it be spent for any particular purpose. Some lawmakers said they want to put the money in reserves.
Wed., October 13, 2010 2:36pm
Georgia mortgage lenders are under investigation for questionable foreclosure practices. The probe comes from 49 Attorneys General trying to determine the legality of thousands of foreclosures.