Watch For Short Sale Schemes

A real estate short sale is a type of pre-foreclosure sale in which the lender agrees with the owner possibly in default to accept less than the outstanding loan balance. In some cases a full release of the property lien is issued by the lender to allow conveyance of clear title to a purchaser. Fraud is common in areas facing high levels of foreclosure or...

Preferred Vendor List

One of the key aspects to a smooth real estate transaction closing is picking the right team for yourself.  In our many years in the real estate, We have worked with lots of vendors and service providers.  We worked with some great vendors and some were not so great.  It has taken years of fine tuning this list to bring you this list of professional vendors....

Short Sale Your Option-ARM, Don’t Walk Away!

The mortgage known as an Option-ARM has been rapidly gaining momentum as the most troubling of all mortgages to date. Option-ARMs aka Negative Amortization Loans are producing greater numbers of delinquencies and foreclosures than loans within the sub-prime category. Although they account for a much smaller percentage of all mortgages, when compared with...

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Foreclosure Alternatives…You Have Options!

Are you at a crossroads and have to decide to let your home go to foreclosure or file bankruptcy? Are you having a hardship due to a loss of job, reduced household income, marital challenges, increase medical expenses, overwhelming credit card debts or difficulty due to your new mortgage payment from your mortgage ARM adjustment? If so, you have options!  A...

10 Ways to Winterize Your Home — Now

You’ll get a season’s worth of savings and peace of mind by taking a few steps in the fall to get your home ready for cold weather. By Christopher Solomon of MSN Real Estate So you’ve pulled your sweaters out of mothballs and found your mittens at the bottom of the coat closet. But what about your house — is it prepared for the cold...