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Aug. 14, 2012

Palm Harbor Foreclosures

What are Palm Harbor foreclosures and what does it mean when banks release more delinquent homes?

Palm Harbor foreclosures are no different than other areas of the US when it comes to banks notifying homeowners of eminent foreclosure. A look at the circumstances in the housing market that affect foreclosures ...

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Feb. 15, 2012

Common Short Sale Issues

What is a short sale in Palm Harbor or Dunedin and what are some common issues you might face.

Let's start with what a short sales is. A short sale, according to the CDPE website, is "when a negotiation is entered into with the homeowner's mortgage company (or ...

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Feb. 1, 2012

How Long Will A Short Sale or A Foreclosure Stay On Your Credit

As a CDPE (Certified Distressed Property Expert) in the Tampa Bay real estate market, this is a question that we get all of the time and it seems that no one wants to answer it for homeowners who are in distress. The reason for that is that there is HUGE ...

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Nov. 2, 2011

How to Avoid a Palm Harbor Foreclosure

Avoid palm harbor foreclosureHaving to consider a Palm Harbor foreclosure can be tough. Even if you are currently faced with a financial crisis, there are other options you have which might help to  to avoid a foreclosure.

As they say, the first step to fixing a problem is admitting there is one. Here ...

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May 24, 2011

Pinellas Short Sale Realtors MARS Disclosure Requirements

There are new disclosure rules for Pinellas short sale Realtors under the MARS Mortage Relief Act disclosure requirements as of January 31, 2011.

Pinellas Short Sale Realtors MARS Disclosure Requirements These disclosure rules are not without controversy but were designed by the Federal Trade Commission to protect mortgage foreclosure rescue and loan modification services from collecting fees until homeowners have ...

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May 1, 2011

Pinellas Short Sale Realtors on Scams and Fees for Pinellas County Short Sales

Pinellas Short Sale Realtors and 'processors' can NOT charge any upfront fees for short selling your house or working on a loan modification.  That being said, we do earn money processing Pinellas County Short Sales - and your agent or processor MUST disclose this.  

Pinellas Short Sale Realtors on Avoiding Scams

Sadly there still are unscrupulous ...

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June 27, 2010

Fannie Mae to Punish Strategic Defaulters with 7 Year Lockout

Pinellas Short Sales and Deeds In Lieu Option Are Better than Ever

Pinellas Short Sales and Deeds In Lieu Option Are Better than Ever

Pinellas short sales, deeds in lieu and loan modifications remain a better option than walking away from your mortgage.  Last week, Fannie Mae came out last week with big guns and their new policy to punish those ...

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Dec. 18, 2009

The Excruciating Pain with Pinellas Short Sales

The Pain of Pinellas Short Sales.. Pinellas Realtors give a first hand accountPinellas Short Sales cause excruciating pain.  Trust me, the Pinellas Realtors we meet all agree.  There's childbirth, tooth extractions, Strep throat, getting a needle in the eye and the heartache of getting dumped by the girl in high school at the Senior Prom.  None hold a candle to ...

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Dec. 7, 2009

Short Sale Pinellas Anyone? Shoulda Coulda Woulda: Tarzan and Jane’s Story

As promised in our Pinellas Short Sales Shoulda Coulda Woulda Roller Coaster post, this is the first story of many to come.   Names have been changed and we plan to have some fun with them.  Read and perhaps save someone from swinging from a thin rope. 

Short Sale Pinellas Anyone ...

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Dec. 5, 2009

Pinellas Short Sales and the Shoulda Coulda Woulda Roller Coaster Ride

How not to become one of the many Pinellas County short sales?   Maybe by hearing first-hand accounts of how nice people unknowingly BLEW IT and ended up being yet another of the many Pinellas Short Sales or foreclosures on the books. 

Are you or is someone you know teetering on the edge of being ...

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