foreclosures: Top Reasons to Avoid Short Sales - 06/04/11 12:55 PM
I have many clients who ask me what are my thoughts about short-sales. My answer is SIMPLE…”STAY AWAY FROM SHORT-SALES!” The experience of a short-sale can be a sobering and depressing one, especially for a first-time homebuyer.
In my attempt to explain to homebuyers why a short-sale is not the best choice for your first homebuying experience, I have created a list of reasons as follows:
1. Time-consuming: The short-sale process has not been streamlined so there is not set procedure for the whole process. Each bank has their own rules and timeframe for dealing with short-sales. A short-sale can take … (4 comments)

foreclosures: I am a first-time homebuyer. . . - 06/01/11 05:05 AM
If anything good came out of this housing bust, it is that housing is more affordable. Many couples and single people are now able to go house hunting. Due to the large amounts of foreclosures around the country, people are able to afford their first homes now instead of waiting for an extended period of time.
Since buying a home is one of the most significant purchases you will make in your life, it is understandable that you want to be cautious. Being a first-time homebuyer can be extremely overwhelming. You’re bombarded with information and struggling to find balance between your … (3 comments)

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