Category Archives: Short Sale

Loan Modification Payments Are Going Up

Many homeowners will see rates and monthly payments begin to go up on their mortgages if they received a loan modification over the last few years. Watch the [..]

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Real Estate Market Trends

Click to read my Real Estate Market Trends Newsletter for information & updates in the current real estate market.

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Short Sale Facts – Debunking The Myths

Completing a short sale today is much quicker and easier than ever before so let’s dispel the myths and review the facts that every homeowner should know. Freddie [..]

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11 Million Homes Still Underwater

With all of the real estate gains in 2013, one in five homeowners currently still owe  more on their mortgage to the bank than their home is worth!

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Homeowners Equity Is Returning

Homeowners Equity Is Returning – Did you know that after several years of the housing crisis, many borrowers are now above water on their mortgages bringing welcome relief [..]

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FHA Reduces Foreclosure & Bankruptcy Guidelines

The FHA just moved to relax its guidelines and waived its waiting period for once-struggling homeowners to qualify for a new FHA loan. Click for Additional FHA loan information [..]

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Feds Extend HARP Refinance Program

Feds Extend HARP Refinance Program to 2015 and offer a life raft to underwater homeowners Click for FHFA Extension Announcement Click for qualifications HARP Website  

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Top 10 Short Sale Myths

  To Help Make an Informed Decision About Your Home When Facing Foreclosure – Here Are the Top 10 Myths About Short Sales….. Don’t Believe Them!!

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Advantages of a Short Sale vs. Foreclosure

Short Sale vs. Foreclosure – Who Wins? Click here and check out this video for the answers  

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Foreclosures & Home Inventories in Region Continue to Decline

Foreclosure and mortgage delinquency rates in the 4 county Sacramento region (Sacramento, El Dorado, Placer, Yolo) decreased for the month of April over the same period last year causing [..]

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Sacramento Homeowners Are Really Underwater

Homeowners in the Sacramento metropolitan area are underwater by $20.7 Billion. This is according to a national study conducted by Zillow, a Seattle based real estate data company. [..]

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B of A to Pay Homeowners Up To $30K For Short Sales

Bank of America launched a new short sale program that could pay distressed homeowners between $2,500 and $30,000 in relocation assistance. This is good news for homeowners that [..]

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Stunned Home Buyers Find Bidding Wars Are Back

A new development is catching home buyers off guard as the spring sales season gets under way: Bidding wars are back.  SO… Is now the time to buy [..]

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National Mortgage Settlement – Important Update!

I’m sure you heard about the settlement that 49 states and the federal government reached with the country’s 5 largest loan servicers. You may want to know how you can possibly get a piece [..]

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Fannie & Freddie Are Accelerating Short Sales

Loan servicers must make short sale decisions within 30 days starting in June. The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) has directed Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to develop enhanced strategies for [..]

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Foreclosure versus a Short Sale – What are the issues?

Many homeowners are in a distressed situation with their homes and unable to make their payments or owing much more than the house is worth. There are several important [..]

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Homeowner Solutions Workshop – Saturday April 14th from 11am – 1pm

Can you believe that with all that’s occurred in the real estate market, more than 1 in 8 Homeowners are Still currently upside down or in a distress situation [..]

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Four Things You Should Never Do If You Fall Behind On Your Mortgage

The current real estate market is putting many homeowners in a position of looking for solutions since they are unable to make their mortgage payments and they owe more [..]

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Short Sales Are Getting Shorter To Do!

This could be the year that short sales go from maddening to mainstream. In recent months, short sales have moved faster and grabbed a larger share of the [..]

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What You Need to Know About the Cancellation of Mortgage Debt

The Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief and Debt Cancellation Act which was passed in 2007 WILL EXPIRE on December 31st, 2012 and it is not sure whether or not [..]

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