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Is there an attorney who will negotiate with my mortgage company to lower my interest and monthly payment?

Lawyer's Assistant: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

North Carolina

Lawyer's Assistant: Has any paperwork been filed?

Yes

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

The mortgage company is Ocwen

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Real Estate Law
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