Saturday, June 11, 2011

Register of Deed Refuses to Aceept Documents

The South Essex register of deeds, who has been on a crusade to hold major banks accountable for their role in the home mortgage crisis, is now turning his attention to what he and others say are forged mortgage documents being pumped out by lenders seeking to back up foreclosures.

Yesterday, he refused to accept two documents purportedly signed by "Linda Green" — a name that appears on nearly 300 other mortgage documents already on file at the South Essex registry and on thousands of other mortgage documents being filed around the country.