Real Estate Transaction Fraud
Fraud by organized groups in the purchase and sale of real estate is a crime which has victimized entire neighborhoods. This office has brought both civil and criminal cases regarding these large scale frauds, examples of which are here.
Government agencies and community based organizations have programs available to help individuals understand mortgage transactions and to help individuals work through problems they may be having with their mortgages. For counseling assistance, click here. For information about loan programs to assist those in danger of foreclosure, click here.