Investors Still On Tax Hook (Tampa Tribune (FL) (KRT) Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) For homeowners in trouble, a short sale can be a lifesaver. Lenders allow a house to be sold for less than is owed on the mortgage and then write off the rest. The homeowner just walks away. Unless the owner is an […]
How to Respond to a Lis Pendens Foreclosure Filing. Is a Short Sale the Solution?
Best Way to Respond to a Lis Pendens Foreclosure: If you want to explore the option of selling your home as a short sale to avoid foreclosure, you’ll want to respond to the foreclosure filing as soon as possible. Follow the instructions so you respond within the allowed time frame, and keep a record of all […]
How Much Time Will It Take to Buy or Sell a SHORT SALE? Tampa, Fl
Short Sale Delays, Misconceptions, and The Truth-Part 1
This is a guest blog post from Michelle Schaefferkoetter at Stewart Title in St. Petersburg, Fl There are so many misconceptions about selling your home as a short sale these days, so I reached out to Michelle at Stewart Title to give our readers an insight on how the Short Sale process works and what you […]
Hiring an attorney to represent you in a SHORT SALE?
Selling your home as a short sale in the Tampa Real Estate Market is no easy task. Clearly, negotiating a successful short sale is even more difficult. It will require countless hours of phone time and inevitable frustration. It is highly recommended that you enlist the services of a professional to perform negotiations on your […]
BOA Deadline For Short Sale Incentive Approaching Soon-Tampa, Fl
Here’s the latest update on Bank of America’s short sale incentive program. Thanks to Mark Puente with the St. Pete Times, we now have more clarification on how the program works, deadlines, payout amounts and qualification process. The biggest disappointment is that homes already under contract are not eligible for the cash assistance. When do I have to […]
Bank of America Offers Homeowners up to 20K Incentive To Sell As A Short Sale-Tampa, Fl
It was only a matter of time before other banks started offering incentives to homeowners to sell their home as a short sale. Chase Bank started the trend and now Bank of America (BOA) has started offering Florida homeowners who are underwater anywhere between $5,000-$20,000.00. Even better HAFA is offering $3,000 towards moving expenses. […]