2016 Five Star Housing Government Forum – Homeowners Uninvited?

By Deby Morrow and Sydney Sullivan

2016 Five Star forum2016 Five Star Institute’s “Housing Government” Forum in Washington, DC Without a Single “Housing” Representative (i.e., a homeowner) in Attendance. Whoa, Congress – right under your nose!

The forum is a daylong event where leaders in both servicing and federal government come together to engage in honest and open dialogue about the industry’s most pressing issues and challenges affecting both your business and the entire housing economy… Without a single homeowner representative on the Agenda. Continue reading

Sense on Cents: Message for Tim Geithner On the Release of Stress Test

By Larry Doyle

Dear Tim,

Geithner bookCongratulations on the release of your book. I assure you that I will read it and review it here at my blog.

Given your positions formerly as head of the New York Federal Reserve and Secretary of Treasury, you will certainly receive enormous media attention and exposure in touting your book and your take on dealing with the crisis of 2008. To wit, I see just this morning that The Wall Street Journal is running your editorial entitled The Paradox of Financial Crises.

Tim, let’s cut the bull$hit.  Continue reading

Washington, DC Tax Lien Rape Leaves Homeowner with Nothing

Don’t think for one minute that this could not happen to you.

WP Tax Rape Story

On the day Bennie Coleman lost his house, the day armed U.S. marshals came to his door and ordered him off the property, he slumped in a folding chair across the street and watched the vestiges of his 76 years hauled to the curb. Continue reading