Category Archives: Short Sale

What To Do With Your Underwater House: Options Include Loan Modification, HARP, Short Sale, Foreclosure

We have written before about the current situation across the country in which so many homeowners have mortgages that are underwater. The coming tsunami of foreclosures on distressed properties is bound to have an impact on the slowly recovering real estate market. … Continue reading

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HARP and Other Options for Underwater and Troubled Real Estate in Your Estate Planning

This past week brought a bit of relief to a portion of the millions of American homeowners whose home mortgages are “underwater” when the White House announced revisions to the Housing Affordable Refinance Program (HARP). The changes to HARP, which … Continue reading

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CA Senate Bill 458: Understand Short Sale Financial & Legal Issues Before You Short Sell Your House

It has been two weeks since the start of a new era in the California real estate market as a result of CA Senate Bill 458 (California SB458), which makes it easier for a homeowner to short sell an “under … Continue reading

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California Real Estate Short Sales: The Ins & Outs of Flipping & Flopping and Other Home Buying & Selling News

Everyone pays more when below-board practices affect an industry. In the world of buying and selling California real estate, honest home buyers and sellers are affected negatively when short sales become a prominent part of the landscape. A short sale … Continue reading

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