Both the House and Senate have been working separately on legislation aimed at rescuing struggling homeowners during the recent foreclosure crisis. The thrust of both plans is to expand government mortgage insurance. When facing a foreclosure, a borrower could refinance into a government-guaranteed 30-year fixed rate mortgage under specific conditions that include the home being the owner's primary residence and the holder of the existing mortgage accepting 85% of the home's present appraisal value as payment in full.
If you are planning to seek or modify a custody order for minor children in Northampton County, it is advisable to consult an attorney who will discuss your situation with you, explain your rights, and prepare the necessary pleadings. Next, a hearing before a Master is scheduled by the court. The Master is a local attorney who will listen to all the issues in your case and help mediate an effective custody arrangement in the best interest of the children. Factors considered include work schedules, school schedules, the age of the children, holidays, and any other factors important to the respective parties.