Most Realtors in Orlando won’t touch a short sale file while others… even though they’ve never done a short sale… refuse to ask for help which can seriously hurt a homeowner’s chances at selling their home via short sale.
As the leading short sale experts in Orlando, we take on [...]
Although short sales in Orlando have dwindled in recent years, Central Florida still ranks as one of the top regions in the US as having the most short sale listings.
Ironically, “short sales” can take a very long time to complete. These are homes in which the bank is willing to [...]
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In this episode Lucille from Metrowest asks if her lender will come after her for the remaining balance of the deficiency between her full payoff amount and what the property sells for if she decides to short sale her home. [...]
As I explained in a post I wrote back in November "Will They Extend the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act?" There were thousands of distressed homeowners that weren't sure if they would receive "short sale tax relief " or if they would be forced to pay income tax on phantom income when they sold [...]
There are no guarantees in life and when it comes to negotiating Orlando short sales, this is especially true. Although lenders have come a long way in terms of approving more short sales, easing up on there guidelines and even offering cash incentives to homeowners that are willing to cooperate, [...]
A short sale on your home can be frustrating, intrusive and sometimes even embarrassing. At Orlando Realty Consultants [ORC] we've developed a process for people who need to do a short sale, but don't want the whole neighborhood knowing about it. We like to call it..." The Quiet Short Sale". [...]
Should I get my home appraised before I get a buyer so that we can make sure it appraises for what we want?" This is a question I get from Orlando Sellers sometimes and then I ask them... "Would you accept an appraisal that was provided by someone that owns the house that you want to buy?" [...]
Do you need to get your house sold quickly? Whether you need to get rid of the house due to a short sale, downsizing, or because you found a job in another location, there are a few strategies that you can use to sell your home quickly and at a reasonable price. Selling a house requires a lot of [...]
Cash Incentives for Short Sales
It appears that new short sale guidelines that have been put into place continue to make it easier for the distressed homeowner to get relocation assistance after completing short sale on their distressed property. Mortgage companies Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae have[...]