Loan Modification and Debt Elimination Scams in Santa Clara County: Scammers Keep Trying, But District Attorney is Watching

The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s office recently charged a man with a felony fraud charge for running a debt elimination scheme in Campbell.   According to Central Coast News, (Update: Convicted Debt Scammer Charged After Another Scheme Revealed Apr 03, … Continue reading

THE FORECLOSUREHELP CENTER HAS NOW TRANSITIONED TO THE FORECLOSURE HELP COLLABORATIVE

Beginning October 27, 2014, The Foreclosure Help Collaborative Silicon Valley will provide coordinated foreclosure prevention services to families facing foreclosure and other related housing issues throughout the County of Santa Clara in place of the ForeclosureHelp Center. The Foreclosure Help … Continue reading

REGISTER FOR OUR FREE FORECLOSURE PREVENTION EVENT WITH BANK OF AMERICA ON SEPTEMBER 26, SEPTEMBER 27 AND OCTOBER 2

The Foreclosure Help Consortium, in collaboration with Bank of America, the City of San Jose, and the City of Sunnyvale, is holding a series of special foreclosure prevention sessions on September 26, September 27 and October 2. These sessions will … Continue reading

Foreclosure rates in Silicon Valley are not dramatically better than those in other Northern California areas.

Silicon Valley has an image as an economic powerhouse, with high levels of employment and increasing home values. However, the foreclosure rate for the metropolitan area that encompasses Silicon Valley is not noticeably lower than the rates for other areas … Continue reading

La Declaración de Derechos para los Propietarios de California

Esta explicación de la Declaración de Derechos para los Propietarios fue preparada por: El Proyecto Legal de Viviendas Justas. La Declaración de Derechos para los Propietarios de California by El Proyecto Legal de Viviendas Justas. is licensed under a Creative … Continue reading

How does the California Homeowner Bill of Rights Help You?

Did you hear the recent news about a homeowner in West Sacramento effectively using the new California Homeowner Bill of Rights to stop foreclosure on his home?  You can read about it in the Sacramento Bee: “West Sacramento homeowner uses … Continue reading