Miami-Dade County Sues Fannie & Freddie Over Transfer Taxes

Tom Schoenberg, Bloomberg Businessweek Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the home mortgage-finance companies now under government control, were accused by Miami-Dade County, Florida, of failing to pay transfer taxes when they took ownership and sold thousands of foreclosed properties. Harvey Ruvin, clerk of the courts for Miami-Dade County, sued the mortgage finance companies in federal […]