WI DOJ Joins Partnership in Highlighting Resources for Wisconsin Homeowners

MILWAUKEE, WI - June 10, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Wisconsin Department of Justice joined a collaboration of state and federal organizations today in reaching out to distressed homeowners in Wisconsin who continue to face the effects of foreclosure.

Van Hollen & State Agencies Join FTC in Targeting Loan Modification Schemes That Prey...

MADISON, WI - November 24, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) -- Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen today joined federal and state officials to crack down on loan modification and foreclosure relief scams, including against two California-based companies that took money from distressed Wisconsin homeowners."

DOJ & DATCP Warn Homeowners About Loan Modification & Foreclosure Scams

Madison, WI - September 8, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Wisconsin Department of Justice joins the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection in issuing a consumer advisory on foreclosure "rescue" services and loan modification offers. In recent months, the number of complaints about these practices has increased.

REALTORS® Develop Wisconsin Foreclosure Assistance Web Site

Madison, WI - July 15, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) -- A new online resource developed by the Wisconsin REALTORS® Association can help consumers take steps to avoid foreclosure or navigate through the process for a better outcome.

Van Hollen Grant Launches Foreclosure Mediation Program

MILWAUKEE, WI - May 27, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen announced today, with Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett and Marquette University Law School Dean Joseph D. Kearney, that he would commit proceeds from the successful Countrywide Financial Corporation lawsuit be put to work pursuant to the Stipulated Judgment ordered in the case.

A.G. Van Hollen, Mayor Barrett, Marquette University Law School Dean Kearney Announce Grant For...

MILWAUKEE, WI - May 26, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen and Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett will join Marquette University Law School Dean Joseph D. Kearney tomorrow for a press conference to announce the Attorney General’s grant award to support a mortgage foreclosure mediation program in Milwaukee and throughout the state.

Governor Doyle Announces $39 Million to Stabilize Neighborhoods Hard-hit by Foreclosure

MADISON, WI - September 30, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — Governor Jim Doyle today announced $39 million to help redevelop foreclosed properties throughout Wisconsin in order to stabilize neighborhoods and stem the decline of house values of neighboring homes.

Major National Lender Partners With Rick Levin & Associates, Inc. to Sell Foreclosed Homes...

CHICAGO, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- A major lender has engaged the services of Rick Levin & Associates, Inc., a Chicago-based real estate auction marketing...


Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen Announces National Mortgage Settlement Relief Exceeds...

Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen announced today that Wisconsin borrowers received $23.5 million in mortgage loan-related relief in the first quarter of 2013 under the National Mortgage Settlement. Adding to previously announced totals, 3,516 Wisconsin borrowers have now claimed $167,183,021 in loan-related relief. In addition, 106 Wisconsin borrowers are in trial mortgage modifications, which will add $8 million to the State’s relief in coming months – raising the projected total to more than $175 million statewide so far.



The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Single Tenant Net Leased Shopko

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant net leased Shopko property located at 320 South Access Road in Rice Lake, Wisconsin for $6,378,560.