However, you should speak to your attorney or tax advisor first, before you do anything, Also, it is advisable to speak with your lender if you are contemplating a short sale.
Lenders, in most cases, are doing their best to help homeowners to expedite short sales without creating anxiety for them.
Because congress extended the life of the tax relief act to the end of this yea, you will probably not have a deficiency judgment placed against you if your short sale takes place before December 31 of 2013.
Ask your Boynton Beach real estate agent for a full explanation, and then talk to the title company that your agent recommends. They will tell you everything that you need to submit in order to expedite your short sale.
Marc Jablon, The Jablon Team
RE/MAX Complete Solutions