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Foreclosure Settlements Expiring for Homeowners

Time has run out for millions of homeowners who lost their home to foreclosure in 2009 and 2010 to have their cases reviewed for errors. As part of a settlement between federal bank regulators and mortgage servicers, homeowners whose cases … Continue reading

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Are South Florida’s Short Sales declining?

Although the housing market is starting to see a slow recovery, homeowners who are still underwater on their mortgages will still have to wait a very long time, if ever, to see the value of their home return to what they paid for it. Therefore, these homeowners continue to remain current on their mortgage, but may want to upgrade their house or may need to relocate. Continue reading

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Foreclosures Still Plaguing South Florida

In 2013 the housing market in South Florida has been rebounding with rising home prices and sales. At the same time, over 40 percent of mortgaged homes in the state’s biggest market, Miami, remain underwater financially, according to Corelogic. This … Continue reading

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Short Sale Homeowner Receive Tax Relief For Three More Years: Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act Explained

Homeowners who are victims of the burst housing bubble found a solution to their plummeting home values and their underwater mortgages in the popular trend of short sale transactions. This act of allowing the lender to accept the sale of … Continue reading

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The Short Sale Process Explained

Despite recent upticks in the South Florida housing market, many homeowners who purchased property at the peak of the real estate market find themselves underwater in their mortgage. Although the prognosis for the market is good and we are seeing … Continue reading

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