Shake And Treble Il Duce DeMarco Threatens Municipalities

Threatens Cities Over Foreclosure Eminent Domain Ben Hallman, Huffington Post Edward DeMarco has opened up a new front on his war against principal reduction. On Thursday, the Federal Housing Finance Agency, which DeMarco oversees as acting director, threatened to take action against local governments considering using the power of eminent domain to write down the […]

Fire DeMarco

Peter S. Goodman, Huffington Post The time has long since arrived for Edward J. DeMarco to pursue his other opportunities in the private sector, whatever they may be. DeMarco, you may recall, is acting head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, the government entity that oversees Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the pair of gargantuan […]

If We Want To Fix Housing We Need To Take A Lesson From Captain Kirk

To Fix Housing Gary Peters and John Campbell Have A Captain Kirk Solution Steve Dibert, MFI-Miami “You have to learn why things work on a starship.” -Admiral James T. Kirk When I market MFI-Miami to attorneys, I quote this line from Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan for the simple fact that had Admiral Kirk not been […]

And To Think I Wanted To Refer A Client to Mark Stopa

Is Mark Stopa Another Histrionic Attorney From The Gulf Coast Of Florida? Steve Dibert, MFI-Miami On Friday, Florida Foreclosure Defense Attorney Mark Stopa posted a blog claiming to be morally outraged about how Fannie Mae will only sell their inventory in REO packages to investors who come to the table with a minimum of $10 […]

FHFA Wants Money Transferred from Local Government to Bondholders

Adam Levitin, Credit Slips FHFA has sued the State of Illinois and some local government units claiming that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are exempt from state and local real estate transfer taxes. FHFA’s argument is basically that the GSEs are subject only to non-discriminatory real estate taxes and real estate transfer taxes aren’t real estate […]

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