Former title company owner gets 12 years for mortgage fraud and tax evasion

The former owner of a New Jersey title company will spend the next 12 years in prison after being convicted of defrauding banks out of $1.1 million by using fake loan applications for residential mortgages. In addition to defrauding the banks out of more than $1 million, Mark Andreotti was also convicted of failing to pay more than $450,000 in personal taxes.