GSEs knew of foreclosure attorney abuses in 2003: FHFA-OIG

Report: Agency failed to stop foreclosure abuses. – The federal agency overseeing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac failed to stop abuses by the mortgage giants’ network of foreclosure attorneys for years before problems surfaced in news accounts.

From 2006-2011, FHFA watchdog repeatedly cited Fannie Mae. –  · And there was no guidance to the GSEs on how to handle problem servicers. And here is the consent order in 2006 to Fannie Mae by the Office of Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight (OFHEO). Click here. And let’s not forget in the FHFA Inspector General Report that Fannie Mae Knew of Robo-signing’ in 2003. From the report:

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FHFA Directs GSEs To Scrap Attorney Networks – MortgageOrb – Last month, a report from the FHFA’s Office of the Inspector General (OIG) faulted the GSEs’ conservator for not earlier identifying abuses within Fannie Mae’s Retained Attorney Network. According to the report, Fannie Mae was alerted to foreclosure abuse allegations as early as 2003, prompting the company to hire an outside law firm to.

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Fannie Mae Knew of Law Firm Foreclosure Abuses as Early as. –  · Fannie Mae Knew of Law Firm Foreclosure Abuses as Early as 2003, Report Says. a shareholder reported abuse allegations in December 2003, concluded in 2006 that “foreclosure attorneys.

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