Short Sales vs. Deeds in Lieu of Foreclosure
Both short sales and deeds in lieu can help homeowners avoid foreclosure. Learn the difference between the two options.
Common Short Sale Problems and Obstacles
If you want to successfully complete a short sale of your home, learn how to avoid the most common obstacles to short sales.
Short Sale Fraud: Three Scams to Avoid
It's easy to fall victim to a scammer when you're worried about foreclosure. Here's how to protect yourself.
How to Avoid a Short Sale Deficiency Judgment
Learn how to avoid owing your mortgage lender money after a short sale of your home.
Short Sale Tax Implications
Find out if you'll have tax liability for mortgage debt that your lender forgives after a short sale.
Short Sale Hardship Letters and Affidavits
Your mortgage lender may require a hardship letter as part of the short sale process. Here's what to include in that letter.
What Is the Difference Between a Short Sale and a Short Payoff?
Learn the difference between a short sale and a short payoff.
Short Sales With Multiple Mortgages
It's more difficult to complete a short sale if you have more than one mortgage on your home; but it's not impossible.
Should I Hire a Lawyer to Help With My Short Sale?
In most situations, it's best to hire an attorney to assist you with a short sale.
Sell Your House in a Short Sale
The pros and cons of short sales, and how to do it.
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Do I Need a Lawyer for a Deed in Lieu of Foreclosure?
Find out when you should hire an attorney to help with a deed in lieu foreclosure, and when you can do it yourself.
States That Prohibit Deficiency Judgments Following Short Sales
Find out if your state allows or prohibits deficiency judgments after short sale.
If you are a homeowner facing foreclosure, a short sale might sound like the perfect solution to avoid foreclosure.