Mortgage fraud is a commonly used term to refer to a broad variety of criminal actions in which the intent of a borrower is to misrepresent or delete information on a mortgage loan application to obtain a loan or possibly obtain a larger loan than could have been procured if the lender knew the truth. This type of criminal offense can be prosecuted in federal court and can be punishable for up to thirty years of imprisonment. Mortgage fraud can be displayed in a variety of ways, including:
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