California nonjudicial foreclosure law is changing rapidly. The HBOR Collaborative has updated our “Litigating Under the Homeowner Bill of Rights” practice guide to reflect this ongoing legal development. The updated version is current through mid-September and includes explanations and citations of the most recent federal and state cases.
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The article covers the story of Elias Lopez, who took his case to court to fight the breach of his loan modification agreement with Wells Fargo and used the Homeowner Bill of Rights to stop dual-tracking on his home.
If you missed the “New Homeowner Protections Under HBOR” Webinar on June 20, you can access the materials here. To access the recording of the webinar, click here.
In Sese v. Wells Fargo Bank, Plaintiff Danilo Sese received a preliminary injunction to stop Wells Fargo from foreclosing his home. Case documents in Sese v. Wells Fargo Bank (Sacramento Super. Ct.): Sese Complaint Sese TRO Application Sese TRO Order Sese Motion for Preliminary Injunction Sese Preliminary Injunction Order Sese Motion for Attorneys Fees
Since the passing of the California Homeowner Bill of Rights (HBOR) in January 2013, homeowners have continued to use HBOR to stop foreclosures. Courts are vigorously enforcing the new rights enumerated in HBOR by putting foreclosure sales on hold. In addition to the Singh case we discussed earlier this month, the following are three other cases in which homeowners have pursued court action, […]
NEW HOMEOWNER PROTECTIONS UNDER HBOR Thursday June 20, 2013 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM PDT 1.5 Hours of MCLE Credit Reserve your webinar seat! Register now After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar. The HBOR Collaborative presents a free 90-minute webinar on the new rights and protections granted […]
This chart offers a side-by-side comparison and analysis of how the National Mortgage Settlement, the California Homeowner Bill of Rights, and related rules from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau have taken steps to eliminate the practice of dual tracking.