denver cdpe: American Humane Association's Tips for Pet-Owning Homeowners Facing Foreclosure - 02/11/11 11:04 AM
The physical and emotional difficulties often suffered by Denver homeowners dealing with the foreclosure process can be compounded when the additional dilemma of what to do with family pets is thrown into the mix. As mentioned in a previous blog, No Paws Left Behind is a Houston-based organization which performs “foreclosure animal rescue,” saving and sheltering animals who are abandoned by their owners. Here are some additional tips and important things to remember from the American Humane Association:
Don't leave your pets behind if you must vacate your home. They can't survive on their own if you leave them in the … (1 comments)

denver cdpe: Colorado Third Quarter Foreclosure Filings Down from 2009 - 11/19/10 09:20 AM
More great news for Denver homeowners – according to data released last week by the Colorado Division of Housing, new foreclosure filings in the state dropped in the third quarter (compared to 2009 numbers), while sales of foreclosed properties increased. The 2010 third quarter numbers were down 15% from last year's filings for the same period, leading the Division to project total 2010 foreclosure filings falling below the 2009 total. Foreclosure sales figures were up 18% compared to the same period last year.

There are a variety of reasons for the decrease in foreclosure filings. Primary among these is the … (0 comments)

denver cdpe: What You Need to Know About the Denver Foreclosure Moratorium - 10/15/10 11:27 AM
Denver homeowners who have been following the news during the past week know that some banks have issued a foreclosure moratorium. Bank of America, GMAC, and Chase have extended their reviewof foreclosure documents to all 50 states, and have committed to stopping foreclosure sales until their review is complete. Here are some questions and answers which will help to shed some light on the current foreclosure situation. Answers have been provided by Bank of America:
What is a foreclosure sale in Colorado?
After a severely delinquent customer goes through the foreclosure proceedings, their home is put up for sale at … (3 comments)

denver cdpe: Will the New Rules Put the “Short” Back in Short Sales for Denver Home Sellers? - 12/08/09 08:34 AM
Up till now, “short sales” have been the real estate agent’s definition of an oxymoron; they have not been short, and, in fact, many have not resulted in sales. The banks have not been crazy about doing them, claiming they are understaffed or overwhelmed. Yes, consumer groups, HUD counselors, and Certified Distressed Property Experts (CDPE) like Marianne Bandy of The Bandy Team at RE/MAX Professionals have continued to promote short sales in Denver as excellent alternatives to foreclosures. Since the early days of the Making Home Affordable program, the Obama Administration has been promising some new rules to make short sales … (0 comments)

denver cdpe: Early Intervention Can Prevent Foreclosure - 02/17/09 01:35 PM
Few people move into a new home with plans of defaulting on their mortgage.  As they say in the movies, "life happens when you're making other plans."  Many who took on a mortgage with the best of intentions now find themselves in trouble when their loan terms change or when their personal income picture changes due to job loss, divorce, or illness.  They are late on a payment, or miss one or two, and then find themselves on the receiving end of phone calls from the lender threatening foreclosure.  As we have said here before, foreclosure does not have to be … (4 comments)

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