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Northeast OH Short Sales: So How Does The Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act Help You?

Northeast OH – In our last blog post we explained that the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act does not automatically release you from your mortgage debt after a short sale.

So, what does this law cover? What does it do? I’ll answer that question today.

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Northeast OH Short Sale Myth: The Mortgage Forgiveness Law Means That Everyone Gets To Short Sale With No Deficiency

Northeast OH – I recently heard another so-called short sale expert say that the Federal Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act made it so that everyone gets to short sale with no deficiency

The unfortunate news is that this is not true. In some state, state law forbids the lenders from attempting to collect from . . . → Read More: Northeast OH Short Sale Myth: The Mortgage Forgiveness Law Means That Everyone Gets To Short Sale With No Deficiency

An Eighth Common Northeast OH Short Sale Myth: I Can Erase Any Deficiency On My Upside Down Home By Simply Declaring Bankruptcy

Northeast OH – A lot of people incorrectly think that bankruptcy is a “Get Out Of Jail Free” card. Yes, bankruptcy does not help a lot of people get back on their feet.

Click here to discover how other sellers successfully did a short sale and avoided foreclosure.

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Northeast OH Short Sales: How do I benefit from a Short Sale?

Northeast OH – The Stop Foreclosure Institute is closing another short sale tomorrow. The sellers had a job transfer out of state. They were short selling an FHA loan with a second mortgage. The short sale was fairly simple because FHA’s short sale guidelines.

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Short Selling Your Northeast OH House? Why Not Get Out Of Debt At The Same Time?

Northeast OH – A short sale is the best option to erase upside down mortgage debt. A homeowner can often erase hundreds of thousands of dollars in debt.

Click here to discover how other sellers successfully did a short sale and avoided foreclosure.

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Northeast OH Short Sales: What Do Lenders Consider A Legitimate Hardship For A Short Sale?

Northeast OH –We had a question about FHA short sales yesterday. We did some research on FHA short sales as a result. We stumbled upon something interesting. 

We have a list of all of the things that FHA considers legitimate hardships for a short sale. Click here to view the actual list from FHA. . . . → Read More: Northeast OH Short Sales: What Do Lenders Consider A Legitimate Hardship For A Short Sale?

Northeast OH Short Sales: Yes, you can get a $3,000 check for short selling your home

Northeast OH – If you are looking to short sale your home, then I have some good news for you. Thanks to a new government program, HAFA, you can get paid to participate in a short sale.

Discover how other sellers successfully did a short sale to avoid foreclosure by clicking here.

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Northeast OH Short Sales: What Do Lenders Consider A Legitimate Hardship For A Short Sale?

Northeast OH –We had a question about FHA short sales yesterday. We did some research on FHA short sales as a result. We stumbled upon something interesting.

We have a list of all of the things that FHA considers legitimate hardships for a short sale. Click here to view the actual list from . . . → Read More: Northeast OH Short Sales: What Do Lenders Consider A Legitimate Hardship For A Short Sale?

Northeast Ohio Short Sales: Will I Owe Income Tax After A Short Sale?

Northeast OH – This is one of the first questions potential short sale sellers ask us. “I heard of something called “forgiveness of debt income and that it is taxable. How does that work?” they ask.

The following article is my personal opinion only. I recommend that you consult with a competent legal or . . . → Read More: Northeast Ohio Short Sales: Will A Short Sale Cost Me At Tax Time?

6 ways to delay foreclosure in North Eastern Ohio Part One of Two

North Eastern Ohio Delay Foreclosure Method 1 – Bankruptcy is a kind of “ace in the hole” for delaying foreclosure. It happens in Federal court so it trumps any kind of local court action. It has even been used to stop a sheriff sale on the morning of the sheriff sale. Of course you should avoid living that dangerously. . . . → Read More: 6 ways to delay foreclosure in North Eastern Ohio Part One of Two