CLE CoursesThe U.S. Housing Crisis: Counseling Homeowners on Foreclosures & Alternatives

The U.S. Housing Crisis: Counseling Homeowners on Foreclosures & Alternatives


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CA1.00

AK1.00
AZ1.00
CO1.00
FL1.00
HI1.00
MO1.20
NJ1.00
NY1.00
ND1.00
PA1.00
TN1.00
TX1.00
VT1.00
WA[Eligible for 1.00] — Must self-apply for credit.

Course Length

1 Hour

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Course Description

The U.S. housing market is in a crisis. Home prices have plummeted and the rate of foreclosures have risen to an alarming rate. Attorneys with clients that are either at risk of a foreclosure or looking to purchase an underwater home must have a firm understanding of the foreclosure process and the options that are available to avoid a foreclosure. This CLE program gives attorneys a primer on the current state of the housing market and how to deal with issues such as HAMP, negotiations with first and second lien holders, bankruptcy, refinancing, litigation between borrowers and lenders, short sales, deficiency judgments, tax implications, and government assistance programs. The author and presenter of this CLE program, Mr. Gary Laturno, Esq., is a prominent attorney, arbitrator, and real estate broker in San Diego, and has developed and presented a number of continuing legal education programs on property and real estate law.

Member Reviews

Very wise advice. Thank you.

Rating: 5

- Michael C.

Debunked the misleading TV commercials, thanks for that. Very valuable to get the real story from someone with experience. Thanks.

Rating: 5

- Stephan P.

This was one of the best courses I have ever taken on short sales and foreclosures.

Rating: 5

- Robert W N.
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Gary Laturno

Gary Laturno

Gary Laturno, Esq. is a counselor who draws upon his professional experience as an attorney, arbitrator, mediator, real estate broker and investor, helping clients resolve complex legal and financial issues — especially as they relate to homeownership, personal finance, money management and wealth building. After counseling more than 2,000 homeowners in financial distress since 2007, Gary and his wife, Victoria K. Kuick, MBA/Finance, co-authored Three Steps to Wealth & Financial Security: All the Glitters Isn't Gold in 2013. The book draws upon real-world examples to offer straightforward guidance and recommendations that encourage readers to take charge of their financial futures. Gary frequently speaks at conferences, events and national webinars on multiple topics including real estate, tax and bankruptcy law, as well as financial planning, money management and wealth building. He has an AV Rating from Martindale Hubbell and was named to “Top Lawyers in San Diego” by San Diego Magazine and “Top Lawyers in Southern California” by the Los Angeles Times.

gary@landkrealty.com