Real Estate News – January 6, 2012

Fed Advocates REO Rental Program (via REALTORMag):

Several real estate professionals say cash-back incentives that some lenders are using to tempt delinquent borrowers to do a short sale over a foreclosure are not very effective because it’s not clear on who qualifies for the program (via REALTORMag):

The Nevada Supreme Court weighed arguments Wednesday on whether U.S. Bank can foreclose on a Douglas County couple’s home despite findings by a mediator that not all required documents were presented during mediation (via

Bondi sues foreclosure rescue firms accused of defrauding customers (via

Foreclosure Lawyer Could Lose Her Home Because Of Alleged Bank Error (via