/Predatory Mortgage Origination & Lending

Reverse Mortgages Litigation

Press Release: NCLC Sues Nationstar Mortgage for conducting unnecessary reverse mortgage inspections, May 4, 2016

Reverse Mortgages Litigation2016-05-04T17:59:53-05:00

Securitization Litigation & Amicus Briefs

Beverly Adkins et al. v Morgan Stanley NCLC is co-counsel for African American plaintiffs in a landmark lawsuit brought against Morgan Stanley. The lawsuit claims that the Defendant violated federal civil rights laws, the Fair Housing Act and the Equal Credit Opportunity Act as well as state laws by adopting mortgage securitization policies that caused [...]

Securitization Litigation & Amicus Briefs2019-03-07T17:34:38-05:00

Predatory Mortgage Other Resources

Brochures Advice for Older Consumers About Bankruptcy Dreams Foreclosed: Saving Older Americans from Foreclosure Rescue Scams  Helping Elderly Homeowners Victimized by Predatory Mortgage Loans  HOME A LOAN: A Quick Guide on Reverse Mortgages for Senior Advocates Steps That Advocates Can Take To Help Prevent Foreclosure  Webinars and Presentations The Department of Energy: Best Practice Guidelines [...]

Predatory Mortgage Other Resources2019-03-27T08:37:23-05:00

Tax Issues Webinars

Webinar: Advising Clients with Tax and Insurance Deficiency Notices on Reverse Mortgages Presentation and Recording by the National Legal Resource Center, February 23, 2011

Tax Issues Webinars2019-03-07T17:38:25-05:00

Tax Issues Briefs, Reports & Press Releases

Press Release: Senate urged to extend mortgage forgiveness tax relief act, Dec. 19, 2013 Statement re: IRS Tax Treatment for Mortgage Mods, Jan. 24, 2013 Report: The Other Foreclosure Crisis: Property Tax Lien Sales, July 2012

Tax Issues Briefs, Reports & Press Releases2011-12-14T12:54:33-05:00

Tax Issues Comments and Letters

Coalition comments on Draft Best Practice Guidelines for Residential PACE Financing, August 18, 2016 || Press release Letter in Support of the Mortgage Forgiveness Tax Relief Act of 2013 (updated), Feb. 24, 2014 Letter in Support of the Mortgage Forgiveness Tax Relief Act, (House and Senate), Dec. 6, 2013 and Press Release (Dec. 19, 2013) Support Letter: Homeowners Still Need Protection [...]

Tax Issues Comments and Letters2019-03-08T08:00:30-05:00

Securitization Comments

Comments on Credit Risk Retention by National Consumer Law Center and National Association of Consumer Advocates to the U.S. Department of Treasury, August 1, 2011 Comments on FDIC's Consideration of New Rules for Mortgage Securitizations, February 22, 2010

Securitization Comments2019-03-08T08:01:10-05:00

Securitization Letters

Letter from civil rights and consumer protection agencies regarding regulation of securitizers of residential mortgage loans, Jan. 25, 2010

Securitization Letters2019-03-08T08:01:23-05:00