July 26, 2018. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit held that a Marine who lost his home to foreclosure waited too long to sue the lender and trustee for violating the federal Servicemembers Civil Relief Act.
March 19, 2018. The FHA announced an extended foreclosure moratorium lasting until September 15, 2018, for certain properties located in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands that were affected by Hurricane Maria.
January 31, 2018. Florida closed its Hardest Hit Fund programs that provided funds to homeowners to make mortgage payments, reinstate a defaulted loan, or pay down the principal of a loan. But the Elderly Mortgage Assistance (ELMORE) program is still accepting applications.