News & Updates

  • FIRM WELCOMES LUCAS FAUTUA TO THE COLUMBIA OFFICE

    September 10, 2021

    [COLUMBIA, SC | FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2021]    Riley Pope & Laney, LLC, a corporate and real estate law firm, is announcing that they have hired Lucas Fautua as an attorney in the third- party creditors' rights practice group. Mr....

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  • Does Vacant = Abandoned? Navigating CFPB Reg X as it relates to Foreclosure Referrals in the Carolinas

    July 24, 2021

    The CFPB Mortgage Servicing COVID-19 Rule is effective August 31, 2021 (the "Rule"). [i] The FHFA moratoriums expire on July 31, 2021 and will not be extended. [ii, iii]  However, FHFA has announced that its servicers must comply with the...

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  • Federal Foreclosure Moratoriums’ Effect on Housing Prices

    June 28, 2021

    It seems apparent that price trends in housing remain unsustainable. The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller 20-metro-area house price index has steadily risen since the middle of last year and has averaged 11% growth thus far in 2021.[i]  In fact, home prices...

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