State Law Update: Michigan Excludes Certain Loans From State Mortgage Laws, Extends Loan Modification Program

more+
less-

On December 22, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder signed three bills—SB 1283, SB 1284, and SB 1285—to exclude from state mortgage laws, including its predatory lending law and loan originator licensing act, any loan transaction in which the proceeds are not used primarily for a personal, family, or household purpose. The changes took effect immediately. On December 28, the Governor executed SB 1172, which extends until June 30, 2013 a law enacted in 2009 to create a residential mortgage loan modification program. The program provides for a 90-day moratorium before a mortgage lender may pursue a non-judicial foreclosure against a delinquent borrower, during which time the borrower must be given an opportunity to modify the loan. Under prior law the program was scheduled to sunset on December 31, 2012.


DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

© BuckleySandler LLP | Attorney Advertising

Written by:

more+
less-

BuckleySandler LLP on:

Reporters on Deadline

"My best business intelligence, in one easy email…"

Your first step to building a free, personalized, morning email brief covering pertinent authors and topics on JD Supra:

Sign up to create your digest using LinkedIn*

*With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name. Or, sign up using your email address.
×
Loading...
×
×