Due Process Requires Higher Scrutiny of Every Lender Lawsuit Defended

Reports show that in Florida, and South Florida specifically, foreclosures continue to soar even as the national picture shows a bit of improvement.  Not surprising when you dig into the data and realize that while home mortgage debt increases,  the median income remains virtually unchanged in constant dollars. Those of us directly dealing with the mortgage foreclosure crisis, are seeing the damage coming out of the Read More

Even on the Brink of Trial …. A Solution is Possible

As readers of this BLOG know by now, The Reyes Law Group has been aggressively litigating foreclosure defense cases and serving as the passionate voice for homeowners and investors in court as we fight to defend your property and preserve your rights!  There’s no doubt the anxiety and stress of being sued and being involved in a legal case can feel overwhelming.  Yet, by now, millions know that “simple” loan Read More

Foreclosure Judgment Reversed

To Get A Foreclosure Judgment Reversed...Buzz Words Just Won't Cut It! The Reyes Law Group has been aggressively litigating foreclosure defense cases and serving as the passionate voice for homeowners and investors in court as we fight to defend your property and preserve your rights! As I have written on more than one occasion, all civil cases are resolved through settlement, at a motion for summary judgment Read More

Reyes Law Group… Your Law Crisis Manager!

Have a "Law Crisis"? We'll Manage It! The Reyes Law Group has been aggressively litigating foreclosure defense cases and being the client’s passionate voice in court over the last few years now as we fight to defend your property and preserve your rights!  As we’ve grown our practice areas, we’ve added a dedicated, experienced and dynamic legal team to help you confront other legal challenges in the areas of real Read More

New Law, New Foreclosure Wave on the Horizon Means YOU Need to be Ready to Act!

It’s been predicted for months now that a new wave of foreclosure filings will kick-off the New Year.  Under the new Florida foreclosure law, effective July 1st, 2013, lenders are now required to file a foreclosure lawsuit with the express representation that they are the holder of the original note secured by the mortgage (meaning they have the original note in hand), or allege, with specificity, why they are Read More

Dual Tracking

Florida Homeowners Need to be Aware of 'Dual Tracking' When Facing Foreclosure What is “dual tracking”?  This refers to a common bank tactic used when a borrower in default is seeking a loan modification or short-sale approval and calls the bank for help.  Typically, homeowners are given the impression, directly or indirectly, that while they are participating in these “negotiations”, the lender will work with the Read More

The Reyes Law Group Loves Helping Clients Achieve Favorable Results!

I have to admit, I love what I do! It’s perhaps why I feel so passionate about helping homeowners. And for me, it’s even hit close to home as I help family members who are struggling in this economy. Life happens. One day you’re doing great in your job and the next thing you know, you get laid off. Or, you find yourself speechless as you hear the news that your spouse or your child has to battle a challenging disease Read More

The Florida Housing Crisis & Homeowner Risks

The Florida housing crisis has created the potential for a great deal of homeowner risk. Real Estate agents cannot provide legal advice and a title company does not and cannot represent any party on any legal issues that may arise throughout the closing process. The bottom line is that without an attorney, there is no one representing the legal interests of the buyer or seller. The reality is that laws change. All Read More

Homeowners Be Aware – A New Foreclosure Law Took Effect

The new foreclosure law has the effect of invading, stripping, and dismantling your property rights! Why?  Because the new foreclosure law generally works to shift the burden of proof away from lenders, and, instead, requires homeowners and investors to prove their case. This is akin to an accused in a criminal case – who is considered “innocent until proven guilty” – now having to prove their innocence!  Is there Read More

Buying Real Estate

Buying Real Estate Today is More Challenging than Ever! Buying Real Estate, be it a home or commercial property is generally the largest and most significant purchase you make. Real property can be complicated, raise special issues and problems not commonly understood, and if mistakes are made, can be unforgiving. With over 25 years of experience, the Reyes Law Group Real Estate Legal Team makes an important Read More