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Saving Money While Your Foreclosure Case is Pending

February 9th, 2014

Written by South Carolina Foreclosure Defense Attorney, Kristina G. Pierce You need to save money during the foreclosure process.  It may seem like common sense, but in my practice, I have had to deal ...
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New York Attorney General Sues Wells Fargo for Continued Foreclosure Abuses

November 13th, 2013

[caption id="attachment_508" align="alignleft" width="220"] Photo Credit: Wikepedia[/caption] Written by South Carolina Foreclosure Defense Attorney Kristina G. Pierce According to New York AG, Wells Fargo is still involved in foreclosure abuses In February of 2012, in an ...
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South Carolina’s Hardest Hit Funds (Part 2)

September 15th, 2013

Written by South Carolina Foreclosure Defense Attorney Kristina Pierce Now that we have discussed how to apply for SC Help, let’s discuss the practical application and some of the pitfalls. SC Help sounds great in ...
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South Carolina’s Hardest Hit Funds (Part 1)

August 4th, 2013

In this first post about SC Help, I am going to discuss how the program works. Stay tuned for my next post, which will be about the practical application and some pitfalls of ...
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South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs and U.S. Treasury Department Team up

June 22nd, 2013

The South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs is partnering with the U.S. Department for Treasury to host an event called Help for Homeowners Foreclosure Prevention Event, which will be held at the Columbia ...
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Tenants Rights in Foreclosure

May 9th, 2013

Written by South Carolina Foreclosure Defense Attorney Kristina G. Pierce The Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act (“PTFA”), which is in effect from May 2009 through December 31, 2014 (thanks to the Dodd Frank Act), ...
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Foreclosure Settlement Involving the Ten Largest Residential Lending Banks

February 1st, 2013

Written Charleston Foreclosure Defense Lawyer, Kristina G. Pierce Recently, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (O.C.C.) and the Federal Reserve accepted a settlement deal requiring ten of the largest residential lending banks ...
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Cash for Keys

December 17th, 2012

Written by Charleston Foreclosure Defense Attorney, Kristen G. Pierce "Cash for keys" may be a good result for some homeowners facing foreclosure. Cash for keys is exactly what it sounds like--the lender gives the ...
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South Carolina Foreclosure Law: The Complaint

December 10th, 2012

Written by Russell A. DeMott Charleston Foreclosure Defense Lawyer, Russell A. DeMott You're served with a South Carolina foreclosure complaint.  Then what? It's not a letter! After practicing law for almost 18 years now, I see ...
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Mortgage Modification, Foreclosure, Intervention… What?

October 25th, 2012

Written by Charleston Foreclosure Defense Attorney, Kristina G. Pierce If you have applied for a mortgage modification and are considering retaining counsel for either modification or foreclosure defense assistance, read on. First, I want to ...
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