4 New Articles on Short Sales & Foreclosures

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Sarasota Short Sales – Buyers vs. Players

Beware Short Sale “Get Rich” Schemes In my Sarasota Short Sales Office right in downtown Sarasota, I am constantly bombarded with emails from so-called “short sale experts” who, for a nominal fee, will reveal secrets on how to become wealthy through the buying and selling short sales in Sarasota and beyond. Some even claim that [...]

Sarasota Short Sales – Buyers vs. Players


Should I Pay for Property Insurance on a Short Sale?

Sarasota, FL – Normally when a mortgage is in default, the lender (mortgagee) will continue to pay the property taxes and property insurance through the property owners (mortgagors) established escrow account, which is managed by the mortgagee. However, what happens if there is not an established escrow account or there are not sufficient funds in [...]

Should I Pay for Property Insurance on a Short Sale?


Short Sale Unilateral Contract

Sarasota, FL – Many homeowners are misled into signing unilateral contracts when they short sale their property. Often this has unfavorable results for the seller when they later discover they have kept their home off the market for a buyer who was never serious about purchasing their property. So what is a unilateral contract and [...]

Short Sale Unilateral Contract


3 Key Tips When Facing Foreclosure

Sarasota, FL – When you’re suffering from financial hardship, it’s common to feel overwhelmed and even paralyzed by depression over your circumstances. As experts on Real Estate Short Sales in Sarasota and Florida, we have helped many homeowners transition from despair to relief. In fact, our team leader, Troy Funk, has faced foreclosure himself, and [...]

3 Key Tips When Facing Foreclosure

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Sarasota Short Sales & Foreclosures Resource
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Comments (2)

Keith Stonehouse
Franklin Title Agency, LLC - Rochester, MI
Franklin Title Agency

Thanks for the info - I have a lot of people asking me questions about short sales and foreclosures in buying and of course selling them.... this will come in handy as 1st hand experiences... not statistics. 




Keith Stonehouse

Dec 25, 2012 11:14 PM
Phil Hillerman
Crye-Leike Realtors® - Rogers, AR
Crye-Leike Realtors®

Hi Troy, Short sale are still a challenge, I hope you are doing well and have a great spring season.


Apr 15, 2013 08:06 AM