Attorney General Eric Holder and Associate attorney general tony west announced today that the Department of Justice has reached a $16.65 billion settlement with Bank of America Corporation – the largest civil settlement with a single entity in American history - to resolve federal and state claims against Bank of America and its former and current subsidiaries, including Countrywide.
I was recently denied a loan modification from bank of america. This is one of those countrywide predatory loans. I had a mortgage broker friend look over my original loan documents. He asked where my signed adjustable rate disclosure form is. I called Bank of America and asked for a copy of it. They said there is not one in my file.
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A Tale of Two Loan Modifications, As Investors Sue Countrywide.. A predatory-lending settlement that will see Countrywide modify as many as 400,000 loans, reducing payments due on mortgages it.
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Fannie Mae raising mortgage modification interest rate yet again Normally, Fannie and Freddie raise or lower the benchmark interest rate in sync, but while Fannie sent out a notification to mortgage servicers that it was decreasing the benchmark rate from 4.125% to 4%, Freddie did not. As it turns out, it just took Freddie a little longer to update its website with the matching interest rate cut.
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· Bank of America will pay $108 million to settle federal charges that Countrywide Financial Corp., which it acquired nearly two years ago, collected outsized fees from about 200,000 borrowers.
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Instead, the banks insisted that they couldn’t do them because of the terms of the securitization (despite clear language in the PSA that permits modifications). While some investors could (and did – see Greenwich Financial vs. Countrywide) sue over such modifications, I suspect the main reason the servicers didn’t pursue principal.
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