I have never used someone else’s work on my websites before. Today I ran across this great article about short sales and how frustrating it is to a buyer and agent when the listing agent does not knowwhat they are doing. After speaking withDebe, she gave me permission to use her article on this site. […]
If I Sell Short Will I Owe Taxes?
When you sell your home as a short sale or you go through a foreclosure a 1099C will be issued. As we know a 1099 is issued to show that money was received and generally there are taxes owed on these funds. However in 2007 The Mortgage Debt Relief Act was passed, originally it was […]
How Long Does It Take To Buy A Short Sale
One of the most commonly asked questions about short sales is; How long will it take to buy a short sale? A short sale can and most of the time does take longer to close escrow than a standard sale does. There are several factors that will effect the timing of the time it takes […]
Three Basic Requirements For A Short Sale
Listing your home as a short sale is a very easy task, but when you do make sure your agent knows how to negotiate a short sale. As a CDPE (Certified Distressed Property Expert) I have had additional training in dealing with Short Sales, helping direct you the home owner to loan modification programs, deed in lieu of foreclosure and many options you may not be aware of.