Zillow Advice: Mortgage - How long does a mortgage lender have to file and record a Release after a Deed in Lieu of foreclosur http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-long-does-a-mortgage-lender-have-to-file-and-record-a-Release-after-a-Deed-in-Lieu-of-foreclosur/522383/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate If you simply purchased the ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-long-does-a-mortgage-lender-have-to-file-and-record-a-Release-after-a-Deed-in-Lieu-of-foreclosur/522383/ <p>If you simply purchased the property after it was taken back in foreclosure, it sounds like simple neglect on the part of the lender from whom you purchased the property.&nbsp; Sadly, this happens a lot...often when 2nd trusts are paid off.&nbsp; The advice to contact the attorney or settlement officer who handled the transaction is excellent.&nbsp; But I would also contact the lender directly and if you are "stone-walled" I would contact the agency in your state that regulates the lending industry.&nbsp; Be sure you have all of your paperwork from the purchase.&nbsp; Finally, if you can demonstrate that you suffered a significant loss due to your inability to sell the property, there may be a cause for legal action.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 26 Dec 2013 14:43:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-long-does-a-mortgage-lender-have-to-file-and-record-a-Release-after-a-Deed-in-Lieu-of-foreclosur/522383/ 2013-12-26T14:43:00Z I would go back to the original ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-long-does-a-mortgage-lender-have-to-file-and-record-a-Release-after-a-Deed-in-Lieu-of-foreclosur/522383/ I would go back to the original title company you used to close the first transaction. &nbsp;Ask for help. &nbsp;They issued title insurance likely and may be able to help you. &nbsp;Outside of that....you may need to get an attorney. Wed, 25 Dec 2013 04:38:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-long-does-a-mortgage-lender-have-to-file-and-record-a-Release-after-a-Deed-in-Lieu-of-foreclosur/522383/ 2013-12-25T04:38:00Z That is a big no-no, in SC. ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-long-does-a-mortgage-lender-have-to-file-and-record-a-Release-after-a-Deed-in-Lieu-of-foreclosur/522383/ That is a big no-no, in SC. Did an attorney officiate when you bought the tract? If so, call them and rant an rave. Tue, 24 Dec 2013 21:20:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-long-does-a-mortgage-lender-have-to-file-and-record-a-Release-after-a-Deed-in-Lieu-of-foreclosur/522383/ 2013-12-24T21:20:00Z Complex question, simple ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-long-does-a-mortgage-lender-have-to-file-and-record-a-Release-after-a-Deed-in-Lieu-of-foreclosur/522383/ <p>Complex question, simple answer: Lawyer up.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 24 Dec 2013 21:12:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-long-does-a-mortgage-lender-have-to-file-and-record-a-Release-after-a-Deed-in-Lieu-of-foreclosur/522383/ 2013-12-24T21:12:00Z