Real Estate News – December 27, 2011

Foreclosure Relief? Don’t Hold Your Breath (via

The new mortgage fee to fund the temporary extension of the payroll tax cut could damp the still-sluggish real estate market and complicate efforts to overhaul the nation’s wounded housing finance system (via

Eleventh Circuit Vacates Restitution Orders in Mortgage Fraud Case (via

NBA journeyman Jarron Collins claims he saved his entire condo complex from a possible TOXIC MOLD invasion … only to get the shaft in a big time settlement … this according to a new lawsuit (via

FBI Agent in Prison for Mortgage Fraud; Goes From American Dream to American Nightmare (via