Early mortgage payoff shocker

Law of the Land

In the case Madura v. Countrywide Home Loans Inc., Full Spectrum Lending mailed borrowers loan documents to sign and the borrowers signed and returned the documents via mail.

(Of the borrowers, the husband signed the loan documents, and the wife only signed to exclude herself from the transaction.) Based on this, Full Spectrum extended a loan of $87,750 that was secured by the borrowers’ principal residence. Five days later, Countrywide Home Loans purchased the loan from Full Spectrum.