"Homeownership Protection Program Joint Powers Authority"

underwater mortgage small.jpgI last updated you on January 29, 2013, letting you know that the Homeownership Protection Program Joint Powers Authority — the entity created by San Bernardino County and the cities of Fontana, California and Ontario, California to study, develop, and carry out the underwater mortgage condemnation plan — had decided to abandon any further

underwater mortgage small.jpgAbout six months ago, I wrote a blog post asking whether local governments would use eminent domain to condemn underwater mortgages or homes in Florida. Then, late last year, I updated the August 2012 blog post for the ABA’s Condemnation, Zoning & Land Use Litigation Committee, adding information about the actions of various political