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The servicers of Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae-owned mortgages can no longer refer foreclosure cases to the Baum firm, though the firm will retain the cases already referred to it. Freddie Mac’s bar on new referrals also includes bankruptcies and was announced on Nov. 10.

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Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have notified servicers that they can no longer refer foreclosure or bankruptcy cases to the law firm of Steven J. Baum, P.C. in upstate New York. The Baum law firm has.

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Bank of America had warned in a securities filing on Thursday about possible new civil charges linked to a sale of one or two mortgage bonds. According to the lawsuits, Bank of America made misleading statements and failed to disclose important facts about the mortgages underlying a securitization named BOAMS 2008-A.

On behalf of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (a/k/a Government Sponsored Enterprises or “GSE’s”), the Federal Housing Finance Agency (“FHFA”) sued numerous banks that had underwritten residential mortgage.

Baum will not handle foreclosures. in a statement. The servicers of Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae-owned mortgages can no longer refer foreclosure cases to the Baum firm, though the firm will retain.

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have launched a new loan modification program for troubled mortgages known as “Flex Modification.” The GSE’s have an issue with rising defaults and questionable paperwork and the Flex Modification allows them to modify the underlying defective “loan” and gloss over the false endorsements, assignments and chain of title issues.

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 · The nations’ second largest non-bank mortgage servicer, servicing 1.5 million families, violated several state and federal laws, South Carolina and federal regulators find. CFPB is a valuable partner to states and helps them protect consumers from financial abuses,” said Lauren Saunders, associate director of the National Consumer Law Center.

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