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Professional Tax Advisers and Acceptable Opinions; Underwater Homes and Mortgage Relief

Advice is worth the price you for it. Free advice can sometimes actually be very valuable, depending on the source, but doing sufficient authoritative research to verify the facts is always worth the time and effort required. We recently had … Continue reading

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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 onĀ distressed propertiesĀ is bound to have an impact on the slowly recovering real estate market. … Continue reading

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Loan Modification Is An Option To Avoid Foreclosure, But Beware Of Fraudulent Mortgage Consultants

It is bad enough when a family has to deal with the agony of trying to avoid losing a home due to the bad economy, but it really makes our blood boil when we read about criminals who prey on … 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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Foreclosure Modification Act Could Become Real Estate Law in California. For Now, Loan Modification Can Help

We have recently written about short sales as a means of avoiding foreclosure or bankruptcy, so this week we will mention loan modification as another way to avoid losing your house and credit. A loan modification is one possible tactic … 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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