Mortgage

Cross-Collateralization Turns Two Loans into One Claim in the Fifth Circuit

When personal property loans are cross-collateralized, a chapter 13 plan must use the same option for cramming down both loans, the Fifth Circuit says.
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Another Court Lets the Debtor Keep Appreciation in a Home on Conversion from 13 to 7

Where the courts are split, Idaho judge sides with the Tenth Circuit BAP and allows a chapter 13 debtor to retain post-petition appreciation in the value of a homestead following conversion to chapter 7.
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