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Federal aid program helps Ohioans avoid foreclosure

2011-09-06T22:02:30+00:00

It has been nearly a year since a $570 million federal aid program began and it has saved thousands of Ohio residents from filing for foreclosure. The Restoring Stability fund began on Sept. 27, 2010 and has worked to help 2,500 homeowners from losing their homes. This program was designed to help states that have [...]

Federal aid program helps Ohioans avoid foreclosure2011-09-06T22:02:30+00:00

Burt Reynolds faces foreclosure

2011-08-19T15:21:24+00:00

Burt Reynolds is facing mounting financial woes and a foreclosure lawsuit. According to Merrill Lynch Credit Corp., Reynolds has not made a mortgage payment on his home since September 1, 2010. This prompted the action of filing a foreclosure lawsuit against the actor, who now risks losing his 4-acre waterfront Florida estate. Merrill Lynch wants [...]

Burt Reynolds faces foreclosure2011-08-19T15:21:24+00:00

Ohio foreclosures down 33% in April

2011-05-13T15:00:45+00:00

Foreclosures in the state of Ohio were down 33 percent in the month of April. This new report was released by a California-based foreclosure tracker and it found that 7,962 properties in the state received some type of action, default or repossession notice. These notices are down 33 percent from April 2010 and down 13 [...]

Ohio foreclosures down 33% in April2011-05-13T15:00:45+00:00

Ohio ranks 12th in nation’s highest foreclosure rates

2011-04-18T21:20:40+00:00

For the number of filings that have been made in the first three months of the year, Ohio has been ranked the 12th highest in foreclosure rates in the nation. RealtyTrac Inc. announced that the number of foreclosure rates has risen 13 percent from February to March. This has been the highest increase in over [...]

Ohio ranks 12th in nation’s highest foreclosure rates2011-04-18T21:20:40+00:00

Ohio foreclosure drop in 2010, first time for decrease in 10 years

2011-02-28T16:19:24+00:00

For the first time in a decade, the number of foreclosure filings have decreased in 2010 compared to 2009, according to information from the Ohio Supreme Court. The reports show that there were 85,483 foreclosure filings in commercial and residential properties in 2010. In 2009, there were 89,061 new case filings. Since the court began [...]

Ohio foreclosure drop in 2010, first time for decrease in 10 years2011-02-28T16:19:24+00:00

Ohio foreclosures off to slower start in 2011

2011-02-21T16:09:32+00:00

The foreclosure rate in Ohio in 2011 is off to a slower start than the previous year, but many are saying that this is not a sign that the market troubles are ending, only that the lenders that were ignoring guidelines while processing have now stopped doing so. Since January of last year, the foreclosure [...]

Ohio foreclosures off to slower start in 20112011-02-21T16:09:32+00:00

Officials get tough on foreclosure documents

2011-01-31T15:00:06+00:00

Lawyers are now required to look at every foreclosure document in Franklin County due to the fraudulent foreclosures that have been occurring across the nation. Some lawyers that are to be involved in signing all of the documents have asked the Ohio Supreme Court to prohibit judges from requiring them to do this. This new [...]

Officials get tough on foreclosure documents2011-01-31T15:00:06+00:00

Ohio foreclosures driven by high unemployment

2011-01-25T14:42:18+00:00

In 2010, more than one million homes were lost to foreclosure and another 1.9 million were somewhere in the process. Ohio nearly has one foreclosure for every 47 homes and tracks closely with the national average. Suburbs have been deeply affected by this. The initial foreclosure wave between 2006 and 2010 was lead by improper [...]

Ohio foreclosures driven by high unemployment2011-01-25T14:42:18+00:00

Ohio foreclosures down 5 percent in 2010

2011-01-20T21:28:44+00:00

According to new data, the foreclosure filings in Ohio have decreased by 5 percent in 2010 although it has increased in most areas of the nation. The information was gathered by a foreclosure tracker out of California and it said that Ohio had 10,523 auction, default, and bank repossession notices in the month of December, [...]

Ohio foreclosures down 5 percent in 20102011-01-20T21:28:44+00:00

Ohio former attorney general files foreclosure class action suit

2011-01-05T15:02:11+00:00

A former attorney general in Ohio, who was forced to resign after a sexual assault scandal in 2008, is now taking on his first high-profile lawsuit since the incident. The man filed the suit against a law firm that he claims files frivolous foreclosures. The man is stating the the law firm does not have [...]

Ohio former attorney general files foreclosure class action suit2011-01-05T15:02:11+00:00
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