Important Information from the Maryland Insurance Administration

MARYLAND INSURANCE ADMINISTRATION PROHIBITS TITLE AGENTS FROM PROVIDING FREE HOME WARRANTIES In a bulletin issued on December 18, 2017, the Maryland Insurance Administration has declared that “offering rebates or discounts in the form of free home warranties or home inspections as thank you gifts to consumers who purchase a title insurance policy from an insurance…

Fraudulent Email Alert

Goldstein & Levy, P.A., General Counsel Legal Bulletin NOVEMBER 2, 2016 | FRAUDULENT EMAIL ALERT! There is another fraudulent email scam involving real estate agents which is circulating widely in our area and which we want to bring to your attention. Listing agents have received emails, purportedly from a buyer’s agent, that indicate there is…

Mortage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act Extended Retroactively for 2014 Uncertain Whether Extension Through 2015 Will Come…

Goldstein & Levy, P.A., General Counsel Legal Bulletin January 7, 2015 | Mortage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act Extended Retroactively for 2014 Uncertain Whether Extension Through 2015 Will Come… On December 16, 2014, President Obama signed a bill that extended the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act retroactively to cover mortgage debt cancelled in 2014. The Mortgage…