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Video: 2017 South Florida Real Estate Market Developments

Video: 2017 South Florida Real Estate Market Developments

Jan 11, 2017 15:09 EST

Real Estate Blogger Roy Oppenheim discusses the effect that interest rates, currency ...

When it Comes to Real Estate, Congress Can’t Find Their Way Out of the Bag

Dec 16, 2014 10:43 EST

So here we have it: Congress is passing a law that is retroactive that provides no g...

The economy is up, foreclosures are down but re-foreclosures are also up

The economy is up, foreclosures are down but re-foreclosures are also up

Jun 11, 2014 20:22 EDT

As the Florida real estate and general economy are improving, with average sales prices...

4 Biggest Takeaways in Foreclosure Law

4 Biggest Takeaways in Foreclosure Law

Oct 18, 2013 03:00 EDT

Roy Oppenheim, keynote speaker at “A View from the Bench" conference with the Daily Bu...

The New Glacial Pace of Foreclosure Law
Banks fear courts’ ruling on negotiability of promissory notes

Banks fear courts’ ruling on negotiability of promissory notes

May 30, 2013 08:46 EDT

The banking industry has been asking courts to declare Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac promi...

As the space race slows, the race to break up America’s biggest banks gains speed

As the space race slows, the race to break up America’s biggest banks gains speed

May 17, 2013 18:15 EDT

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield's rendition of David Bowie's Ground Control to Major ...

"Banks force-placed insurance practices under microscope"

"Banks force-placed insurance practices under microscope"

Mar 31, 2013 09:45 EDT

More "too big to fail, too big to jail" with force placed insurance. It is a bank insur...

Florida Foreclosure legislation invites bank fraud

Florida Foreclosure legislation invites bank fraud

Mar 25, 2013 05:50 EDT

Florida proposed legislation - HB 87 and SB 1666 - which backers claim will clear the b...

Is The Housing Market Actually Rebounding? The Shadow (Inventory) Knows!

Is The Housing Market Actually Rebounding? The Shadow (Inventory) Knows!

Aug 27, 2012 11:14 EDT

Is the shadow inventory truly something to fear? Real estate attorney Roy Oppenheim say...