Foreclosure—questions & answers, advice and opinions page 104

How do you get more information abut Bank Owned and Foreclosed houses? Who can show us a house we are interested in seeing?
How do we get more info on 10 Gerthmere Road in West Hartford which is bank owned? Who do we contact to see the house?
How long until a pre forclosure house in CT goes to auction or becomes REO? Which phase the best time to buy?
When is the best time to buy? Making an offer during pre-forclosure or waiting until auction or when the property is REO? Is there a certain percentage for a down payment that you need for a pre-forclosure…
How to find out when properties are pulled from current months auction?
A lot of us have the same problem- thousands of properties every month are initially listed for foreclosure and supposed to be auctioned in the current month, and not enough time to actually go and put…
Why was trustee sale postponed?
I recently attended a trustee sale to see how things worked. First, the auctioneer read off a long list of cancellations, followed by a long list of postponements. Are these loan reinstatements and partial…
Did you know foreclosures have spiked in recent months?
The foreclosure pipeline has never more crammed. And, more are coming? In judicial states like Florida (which process foreclosures through the courts), the news announced by Lender Processing Services…
quit sending me the same adds over & over it's very upsetting
i get so tired of receiving the same add's two or three times a day so stop sending them. only send new add's
Where in Las Vegas can I find a house with pool and some shade trees that is around $100,000?
I would prefer a newer home with nice updates or features and larger finished kitchen and if possible on one level. Open to two level though. Would like a three car garage too if possible. and at least…
How do you view if a Foreclosed home is actually for sale? Or how do you buy one?
I see that there are foreclosed homes listed, how do you go to view them? Or are there realtors that are specific to these types of properties? If so, I would like to meet with you.
Can I still postpone a forecloser sale date the day of the sale? I have a offer and it has been turned in to the bank.(BofA).
Trustee sale date is Feb 7th. I have been in short sale status for about 6 months and the sale date has been postpone a few times. The offer has been turned in feb 2nd but there was a few missing things…
My mom lost a home to foreclosure that she purchased as a primary residence for my sister. Will this affect my dad purchasing a home?
He's trying to purchase an investment property for me. He currently owns a primary residence he and my mom are Not in default with. They never lived in the property and my dad never claimed the house…
In the state of GA can an HOA recoup past dues after a foreclosure if there is a lien on the property? The property is underwater.
In the state of GA can an HOA recoup past dues after a foreclosure if there is a lien on the property? The property is underwater. Also, will a bank pay the HOA on a lien after a foreclosure? Thank you.…
How to obtain title when buying a mechanics lien?
If I find a house with a mechanics lien that is being foreclosed on with the mechanics lien and it has an existing mortgage on it, how do I obtain title. I know I can go bid on the mechanics lien on…
When does Gittleman decide to forclose for unpaid HOA's after they put a LEIN on the unit, when there is NO mortgage on the property?
I just recently bought a condo dt in full for $150,000 this summer. I missed a few months of association fees which total around $8,000. Gittleman Management has since put a LEIN on my unit, back in August.…
Hello. I have a question about VA home loans.
Add details about your question (optional).A neighbor walked away from his VA loan home after residing in the residence for 9 months. The home has sat empty for almost 4 months and no one has checked on…
Does an Agent have access to the bid amounts placed on foreclosed homes?
My husband and I are looking at foreclosures. Our agent just called us and told us that this particular one had a current bid of $140,000. It was my understanding that no one is prevy to this kind of information.…
I was at a Short Sale seminar this past week and the Speaker stated that homeowners who are current on their
mortgage can now refinance and get a new loan for the current price of the home. In other words a home that was worth $250,000 that is now only $220,000 can refinance for the lower loan amount and get…
Pending 2010 foreclosure
I am in a weird situation. I moved out the home over a year ago. I have rebuilt my credit after chapter 7 and want to move on. However this matter is dragging on. Let me be more clear on my question. Can…
Im paying cash for a forclosure in Fort Myers. Why do i have to occupy in 60 days?
agreement states that I need to "ensure owner occupant docs are signed 0 days in first look". what does that mean? and why are they stating I need to move in within 60 days? Once I purchase…
How do we get the actual selling price of homes in our neighborhood?
We recently bought a HUD foreclosed home for $74000. The current tax assessment is based on the last sold price of $167,000. We are petitioning for a new valuation and need to provide the sold values of…
Can I get an insrance check back from my mortgatge co.?
I posted a insurnace claim on my house, moved out of state selling the house "as is" on a short sale. I now have medical bills and am now unemployed could really use that money. The mortgage…
Why do buyers think that forclosuers are a good way to buy a home?
A lot of prospect are interested in forclosures, but don't understand that it's difficult to get loans and there are a lot of homes that are move in ready for less money than it would take to fix up a…
looking for a cabin with state land or federal land to hunt.
two bedroom one bath. fireplace would be nice.about 1000 sq feet.
I found a Fannie Mae forclosure to buy. I submitted a contract $1,000 OVER their asking price 3 days after
it was listed. Fannie Mae responded with a multiple bid situation and asked all interested parties to submit their best and final offer by 10am the next day. I raised my price $70,000 and submitted.…
I am interested in foreclosures in New Rochelle. I am working with cash so I dont need to financing.
I am working with cash so I dont need to financing. So if have something that you would like to show me please let me know Joe
Has anyone attempted to reverse payment on payments made to GCS/Guardian what was the outcome?
My wife and i reversed payment to these crooks for credit resolution they said we had to to qualify for a loan mod. After paying 2000.00 dollars to begin working on our accounts. We canceled when we found…
Things to watch out on short sale as a buyer
Hi All, I am working with a realtor looking for home. She just happenned to a listing of her own friend's own home last week and I really like that home. This is a short sale. Now, the plan is my…
How many days on the market in avarage are properties listed for over $200K? over $300K? and over $400K? in Vegas these days?
i know that properties sell very fast in Las Vegas at the moment. especially those in the low end of the market. but how long does it take to sell the more expesnsive homes? $200K? $300K? $400K?
Vacant house NO agency is claiming possession of, how can I purchase?
Found a wonderful vacant house. Sheriff sale date 2 yrs ago according to records my realtor was able to pull up. Bank of America vacancy posting. An attorney's office showed it as a HUD home. Both…
can you buy an auction home with a va loan?
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HELP! I have an upside down loan,my townhouse is worth 220,000 and I owe 302,000. I have a 5 year variable with indymac bank. they will not help. my
loan matures in august of 2012. at present i am paying 1089.00 the minimum of the pick a pay payment. i cant afford anymore. i am ill and have problems. i have been living here since 1995. i realize I…
At what point in a foreclosure process does an insurance company (PMI) have to take a loss?
If a short sale take place in place of an outright foreclosure, is mortgage insurance company on the hook? I'd appreciate if you share your experiences on the subject.
Hello, I just received a notice of trustee sale on my door. The notice says that i am in default under a deed of trust dated 1/16/2004. It states
that sale will take place 04/19/2010. Shouldn't there be a foreclosure process before a sale takes place? The property was stoped from foreclosure in 2004 when i filed bankruptcy. I
Are they playing games?
Well Friday I put an offer on a house that was on the market for 104 days. They wanted 80,000 and it needs alot of work not to mention the mold in the house. Not sure if its black mold or just regular…
What are the Pitfalls in buying FOreclosures?
What do you need to do to protect yourself and how do you get the former owner out of the house (w/o dismanteling it)?
cash for keys
my house was foreclosed 3/6/2012...agent offered cash for keys 3/27/2012...thts not even 30 days..what are my options
Wondering if a short sale is possible with out technically having a financial hardship. We currently own a 2 bed 2 bath condo.
We bought a little over 5 years ago. It was our first "home". at the time real estate was so expensive it was all we could afford. We paid 130k and did 100% financing. Now the value is in the…
how can i find out if the home i am renting is in foreclosure status?
i currently reside in a home and all kinds of letters from the city have been coming saying the taxes are delinquent and are now in forfeiture status as well as letters from attorneys saying its scheduled…
House we are renting is in forclosure. Received in the mail a document stating NOTICE OF FILING RELIEF FROM BANKRUPTCY STAY. What does that mean?
The owner has not made a payment since Oct 2010. Every time I try to contact the attorney for the bank to find out whats going on, the will not take my calls. I know we have to move sometime, but I would…
Property taxes on distressed properties
I'm trying to figure out my actual monthly cost for potential homes, but I'm having trouble pinning down how much I'll owe for property taxes. I've heard that some local jurisdictions in central Florida…
I opened the door two weeks ago to realtor telling me he was there because redemption period was over. I am not the owner. My daughter and I have
been here since 2008 and I am in shock that owner did not inform us long ago. His explanation was that he thought it was taken care of. I cannot move by the 27th. Daughter needs to finish school year…
I have a home whose original purchase price was $125K, with $6K of upgrades, that now has major foundation issues and other small repairs that may
cost around $20K to fix. Were the home in good condition, its market value may have been around $135K. The original FHA loan principal was $123K, and I currently owe $100K. Being unemployed for a while…
will fannie mae provide a survey for house if I buy a foreclosure from them?
I am making an offer on a house that is foreclosed. Will fannie mae provide a survey or do I need to buy it?
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