The state agency that regulates mortgage companies is looking into Ocwen Financial Servicing in light of a News Tribune report this week.
That report detailed the difficulties of Tacoma’s Gary Palagruti, who had a mortgage modification in place when Ocwen took over his loan last fall. Until last week, when The News Tribune began asking questions, Ocwen wouldn’t acknowledge Palagruti’s reduced payment.
An investigator with the Washington State Department of Financial Institutions said Thursday that after seeing the newspaper article, the department opened a complaint on Palagruti’s behalf. It’s just one of about 100 complaints on Ocwen the …