Panel Says Property Owner’s Counterclaim To Quiet Title Wrongly Dismissed
Mealey's (March 18, 2016, 2:03 PM EDT) -- ATLANTA — A panel of the Georgia Court of Appeals on March 15 ruled that a trial court erred in dismissing a man’s counterclaim to quiet title on his foreclosed property but affirmed a trial court ruling that denied him attorney fees (Michael A. Cronan v JP Morgan Chase, No. A15A1996, Ga. App.).
(Opinion available. Document #85-160412-022Z.)
In 2010, Michael A. Cronan obtained a loan from JP Morgan Chase for $417,000 and executed a security deed to secure the debt. The deed listed a parcel...