People have a hard time grasping how difficult it is to get a loan modification that is fair. These banks just do everything they can to squeeze homeowners for as much money as possible.
Here is an example of a homeowner that accepted a forbearance agreement with their lender. The homeowner was desperate to keep his home and just accepted the first offer his lender made.
Today, he is paying $4,400 monthly. The sad thing is that it would cost her about $2,500 a month to rent a comparable home.
He could save $1,900 monthly if he moved out and rented a similar home. But, even worse is how much money this will cost him over the long term.
I project that it will take 19 years for his house to appreciate back to what he originally paid for the house. He will overpay his lender by $433,200 over the next 19 years while him and his family wait for the housing market to recover.
It’s sad, but the only way that I have seen anyone receive a principal reduction is to short sell their house.
You can even buy another house right away if you qualify for the guidelines of certain short sale programs.
Thinking about a short sale? I can help you short sale your property and get back on your feet. Send me an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. I will contact you for a free consultation.
When we talk, I will explain how the process works in detail. If you prefer, then you can call me at (201) 825-6600 x343 or on my cell at (201) 674-3114. If you prefer, just fill out the form by clicking the words, Contact Me below:
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Thanks for reading this, James Lockard.
James is a Realtor-Associate at RE/MAX Properties.
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James Lockard, RE/MAX Properties, and the Stop Foreclosure Institute are not associated or affiliated in any way, shape, or form with the government. Our services have not been reviewed, endorsed, or approved by the government or your lender. Most lenders willingly work with agents on short sales. Why?
Because most short sales are beneficial to a lender. If you accept our offer to help you on a short sale, your lender may not agree to a short sale or to modify your loan. We do offer a loan modification kit.
However, the likelihood of negotiating a modification is like everything else in life. It takes work and persistence to convince your lender to modify your loan. No matter what you or we do, your lender may not approve a loan modification.
If you stop paying your mortgage, then you could lose your home and damage your credit. Because we know avoiding foreclosure is so important to any homeowner, we recommend that you speak with the appropriate legal or tax advisor before making any decision.
This is not intended as legal, technical, or tax advice. Please speak with a licensed professional before making any decision. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed as of the date of writing.
You have the option to reject a short sale or loan modification from your lender if it does not meet your approval. If you decide not to go thru with the short sale, then you do not have to pay us our fee. We normally make a real estate sales commission for helping you on a short sale.
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