foreclosure Archive

They’re Back: Mortgage Schemes

If there was one major takeaway from the National Crime Prevention Council’s 2013 Mortgage Fraud Virtual Conference, it was this: The mortgage market, while no longer a wicked stepchild of the housing crisis, must still be carefully monitored. Though...

Les Miserables

By Katherine Tarbox, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine The “Occupy” movement on Wall Street and in cities around the country (and throughout the world) has drawn people with a wide range of grievances—signage shows protesters demonstrating against war, immigration policy,...
October 25, 2011

Another Pro Bono Success Story

By Katherine Tarbox, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine One of my favorite stories from last year was about Fran Hoover, ABR, GRI, with RE/MAX Masters in South Lake, Texas. For the past 15 years, Hoover has selected one client in...
August 30, 2010

From the International Builders’ Show: New American Home Takes Hit With Foreclosure

By Erica Christoffer, Contributing Editor, REALTOR® Magazine In the world of architects, builders, and designers, the annual debut of the New American Home at the International Builders’ Show is an institution. For 27 years it has been the mainstay of...