When can a short sale deficiency be enforced in Florida? This has been a topic of discussion as the legislature in 2013 amended the law that makes the answer to that question unclear. Here we try to
Quite Title actions are helpful to clear a mortgage from the lien of a mortgage. But understanding how the statute of repose on mortgages and statute of limitations on promissory notes work both apar
The magic wand of quieting the title to eliminate your mortgage on your Florida property has had a wild if not consistent ride – downhill. Whether being free of your mortgage is fact or fantasy, real
The monumental Supreme Court decision in Obergefell vs Ohio changes the landscape of gay rights regarding real estate, marriage and immigration as well as certain torts (damages for personal injury).
Florida homeowners who lost their home to foreclosure or short sale could be escaping a deficiency judgment if the lender misses the statue of limitations. The new law, now in its second year, seems
In the developing case law in Florida on Quiet Title Actions regarding mortgages, Florida courts are again siding with enforcement of the mortgage as opposed to considering traditionally used concepts
Several times a week I get calls from people that have purchased or want to purchase at a Tax Deed Auction or a Foreclosure Auction. Often they ask which is better. The answer itself is not all that
While in the foreclosure trial court for hearings last week there was a string of attorneys appearing for lenders accompanied by the borrower lenders asking the judge to cancel already scheduled forec
Quiet Title of a property to avoid a mortgage based on the Statute of Limitations has been attempted and achieved by some attorneys in Florida - but the questions on the viability of the strategy has
Getting a house free and clear of a mortgage obligation to pay back money seems inequitable - and it is. Make no doubt about it, it is absolutely unfair. There is no moral right to "stick it to the bank". But legally it is a reality. The law and process as explained below, is abo...