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The foreclosure survival guide : keep your house or walk away with money in your pocket

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6th Edition.

When youre in foreclosure, theres no time to waste. You need to know your options so you can do whats right for you and your family now. But things have changed since the Great Recession.

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Lyons Public Library 346.73 LOF 6th Ed (Text)
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Wadsworth Library - Geneseo 346.73 LOF (Text)
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Williamson Public Library 346.7304 LOF (Text)
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781413324389 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 141332438X (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 324 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: 6th Edition.
  • Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Nolo, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Your foreclosure companion -- Foreclosure: the big picture -- What to expect -- Your options: an overview -- How you can stay in your house payment free -- Why foreclosure doesn't have to be so bad -- Doesn't get scammed by a foreclosure rescque company -- Beware of property preservation companies -- Foreclosure nuts and bolts -- How much time you'll have to respond -- In or out of court? -- Deficiency judgments: will you still owe money -- After the foreclosure? -- Taxes -- Can you keep your house? should you? -- The emotional part of foreclosure -- The economics of foreclosure: what you need to know -- When it makes sense to keep your house -- When it makes sense to give up your house -- Negotiating a workout -- Do you have enough time to work out an -- Alternative to foreclosure? -- Using a hud-approved housing counselor -- The making home affordable program -- Basic workout options -- Remedies and workouts under national settlements -- With mortgage servicers -- Workouts for government-backed mortgages -- Foreclosure avoidance mediation programs -- Hardest hit fund programs -- Special protections for service members on active duty -- How chapter 13 bankruptcy can delay or -- Stop foreclosure -- Using chapter 13 to keep your house -- Using chapter 13 to delay foreclosure -- Coming up with a repayment plan -- An overview of the chapter -- Bankruptcy process -- Will you need a lawyer? -- How chapter 7 bankruptcy can delay or -- Stop foreclosure -- How chapter 7 bankruptcy helps you -- Using chapter 7 bankruptcy to keep your house -- Using chapter 7 bankruptcy to delay a foreclosure sale -- The chapter 7 bankruptcy process: an overview -- Do you qualify for chapter 7 bankruptcy? -- Will you need a lawyer? -- Fighting foreclosure in court -- How long can you delay the sale of your house? -- When it may be worth fighting -- When you can sue for money -- How to fight a foreclosure -- If you decide to leave your house -- Let the foreclosure proceed -- Be community minded -- Be wary of leaving the home before the foreclosure sale -- Sell the house in a short sale -- Offer the lender a deed in lieu of foreclosure -- Avoiding deficiency judgments -- Income tax liability for deficiencies -- How long can you stay in your house for free? -- When you miss your first payment -- After you receive a formal notice of intent to foreclose -- The redemption period -- After the sale -- After you get a notice to leave -- Resources beyond the book -- Hud-approved housing counselors -- Real estate brokers -- Mortgage brokers -- Lawyers -- Foreclosure websites -- Books -- Looking up foreclosure statutes.
Summary, etc.:
When youre in foreclosure, theres no time to waste. You need to know your options so you can do whats right for you and your family now. But things have changed since the Great Recession.
Subject: Foreclosure > United States.
Genre: Law for laypersons.


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