All posts tagged "foreclosures"
FHA moratorium on foreclosures after Hurricane Maria ends this week
Additional relief to help FHA-insured homeowners in Puerto Rico & U.S. Virgin Islands ends Friday
- Posted May 14, 2018
More financial institution responsibility over foreclosed Puerto Rico homes proposed
Some 10 properties foreclosed monthly, turning vacant homes into public nuisance
- Posted March 13, 2018
Bill would require program to help low-income families acquire foreclosed Puerto Rico homes
Nearly 17,000 foreclosures registered up until March 2017
- Posted February 23, 2018
Sen. Ríos presents measures to prevent home foreclosures
SAN JUAN – Senate Rules and Calendar Committee Chairman Carmelo Ríos Santiago presented Wednesday what he called a mortgage reform with the filing of three measures that are aimed at allowing people to keep their property. “Currently...
- Posted April 5, 2017
5 Tips to Bounce Back after a Foreclosure or Short Sale
Philip and Denise Powell lost their home in 2011 after Philip’s hours as a pastor were cut in half and Denise was sidelined by a surgery. But they were determined to become homeowners again, so they rolled...
- Posted August 12, 2016
Legal-Assistance Organization Receives $11.8M under Bank of America Settlement
As part of mortgage settlement with the Justice Department and six states
- Posted July 5, 2016
Senate Approves Amendments to Debt Moratorium Law; excludes Prepa
Passes Bill to Broaden Homestead Act Protections
- Posted May 16, 2016
Representative Seeks to Standardize Permit Process for Foreclosed Properties
Puerto Rico Has Nearly 78,000 Properties in Foreclosure
- Posted March 13, 2016
House Evaluates Bill to Help Mortgage Borrowers
SAN JUAN – The Treasury and Budget Committee has begun its analysis of House bill 2803, which aims to create a law to assist people with mortgages. The measure was introduced by majority Reps. César Hernández Alfonzo...
- Posted February 19, 2016
Sen. Ríos Welcomes Legislation Curbing Foreclosures
SAN JUAN – The alternate spokesman of the New Progressive Party in the Senate, Carmelo Ríos Santiago, expressed his support for a bill aimed at providing alternatives for and protecting mortgage debtors who are negotiating new terms...
- Posted February 9, 2016