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  • foreclosure suits by mortgage trust or trustee
    foreclosure suits by mortgage trust or trustee

    Please contact us if a mortgage trust or trustee is suing you for foreclosure or money in Illinois, or attempting to collect money from you. We can help you both defend the claims against you and ...

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  • Failure of Bank to Honor Loan Modification
    Failure of Bank to Honor Loan Modification

    Question : About 4 years ago I received a loan modification on my mortgage loan when the original balloon payment came due. I am current on my payments. However, the bank charged off the loan. When I ...

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  • Old mortgages, notes and HELOCS
    Old mortgages, notes and HELOCS

    There has recently been an upsurge of attempts to -- (1) foreclose on mortgages and home equity lines of credit on which no payment has been made for 5 years or more , and (2) file suits to collect ...

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  • Free consultation  --  collection, foreclosure  and credit reporting problems
    Free consultation -- collection, foreclosure and credit reporting problems

    We offer free consultation to persons with debt collection, foreclosure and credit reporting problems. With respect to collection and foreclosure problems , please send whatever letters, notices, ...

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  • Private mortgage insurance
    Private mortgage insurance

    Q. We are still paying private mortgage insurance 13 years after we bought the house. The house is worth a lesser amount than the purchase price. Can we get out of paying PMI? A. Under federal law, ...

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  • Problems with forbearances or payment arrangements upon transfer of mortgage loan to new servicer
    Problems with forbearances or payment arrangements upon transfer of mortgage loan to new servicer

    We have encountered a number of complaints that mortgage loan borrowers received forbearances, deferrals or other arrangements, usually as a result of COVID-19, and that during or at the end of the ...

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