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FHA refund hard to collect (access required)

Looking at the FHA/HUD website it states that a refund of some of the premium money is available if the following three criteria are met. As I see it, we met all these criteria, yet when I contacted the FHA by phone I was told that there would be no refund.

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What $1 might buy you on ebay (access required)

RESPONSE FROM A READER:  You recently answered a question about whether property taxes would go up if someone was removed from a deed. In Michigan, property taxes are capped and cannot be substantially raised unless there is a transfer of ...

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The feds don’t regulate commissions (access required)

DEAR BENNY: I am a real estate lawyer in practice for over 36 years and in the last three months encountered a new situation which I find troubling. Both closings I conducted were lot purchases as part of a construction-to-permanent ...

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Association may be liable for work (access required)

DEAR BENNY: I read your column about paying capital gains on the profit from the difference between the sales price of an inherited house and value of the property at the time of death. Does the same hold true on ...

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