New York regulator Benjamin Lawsky raised fresh concerns about potential "self-dealing" by Ocwen Financial (OCN) with affiliated businesses that critics say try to capture real estate commissions and charge additional fees to homebuyers.

Lawsky sent a letter Monday to Timothy Hayes, Ocwen's general counsel in West Palm Beach, Fla., questioning the servicer's relationship with Altisource Portfolio Solutions (ASPS), a Luxembourg-based distressed property manager, and its online auction site Hubzu.

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