San Bernardino County residents push back against eminent domain

San Bernardino County and two of its cities have decided not to pursue a proposal to use eminent domain to seize underwater mortgages from mortgage-backed securities and write down the principal.

David Wert, public information officer for San Bernardino County, said the JPA in January voted against any type of principal reduction plan that would. Builder market share; cfpb jobs pay How Much?. experts lined up at a San Bernardino County hearing yesterday to push back against the idea of seizing underwater mortgages through eminent domain.

A powerful financial industry group last week stepped up its attack against one company’s plan to help local governments use eminent domain to seize certain. and their negative economic effects..

Housing Wire: San Bernardino County Residents Push Back Against Eminent Domain Local residents and mortgage finance experts lined up at a San Bernardino County hearing Thursday to push back against the idea of seizing underwater mortgages through eminent domain. The county set up a special authority committee to consider ideas for addressing.

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It’s not often we go an entire week without a blog post, but last week was a bit hectic on our end. Here’s a few California eminent domain and infrastructure updates from throughout the week: san bernardino eminent domain: In its article "ivda approves eminent domain for Tippecanoe widening," The Riverside Press-Enterprise is reporting that the.

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San Bernardino County Backs Down From Shoddy VC Plan Using Eminent Domain. A Southern California government official from a depressed county tried to go up against Wall Street this summer when he shocked the mortgage bond community by telling them he was thinking about using eminent domain to.

California found it’s self in the middle of a national debate last year when San Bernardino County, considered the Eminent Domain tactic as a way of helping residents victimized by the recent housing crisis. With push back from wall street groups and the lack of public support the idea never materialized.