Articles related to foreclosure
The Drawbacks to Buying Foreclosures - Home Buying and Selling
Price-conscious home buyers are lured by the low prices advertised for properties in foreclosure. They hope to show up at the auction and win the lowest bid.
What Is a Foreclosure and How Does It Work?
In-depth explanation of how foreclosure work and how to protect yourself if you're thinking about buying a foreclosure.
Foreclosure Basics (The Three Types) - Home Buying and Selling
Three basic types of foreclosures. Explanation of pre-foreclosure, foreclosure and post-foreclosures. How to determine the type of foreclosure before writing a ...
The Tax Consequences of a Foreclosed Home - Tax Planning: U.S.
Foreclosures are treated as the sale of property for federal tax purposes. Homeowners going through a foreclosure will need to calculate their gain or loss for tax ...
How to Find Foreclosures and Government-Seized Homes
Find search engines that help you locate foreclosures after the Notice of Default is filed and homes seized by government entities.
Selling Short Sales and Buying Foreclosures
Home sellers in foreclosure, selling short sales, buying preforeclosures, investing in distress properties, tax consequences of short sales and foreclosures, ...
Distressed Short Sales and Foreclosures - Home Buying and Selling
Tips for sellers facing foreclosure, including short sales. Basics for home buyers or investors buying short sales and homes in foreclosure.
Buying Distressed Homes: Foreclosures, Short Sales or REOs
Foreclosures, short sales and REOs: differences. Buying distressed properties under market value. Which is more profitable for a buyer -- short sales, ...
How to Buy a Cheap Foreclosed Home - Home Buying and Selling
Ways to buy a cheap foreclosure at a bargain price. How a bank determines the price of a foreclosure, and why not every foreclosure is a cheap buy.
Should You Choose a Short Sale Over a Foreclosure?
Is a short sale or foreclosure better for your credit rating? How do you qualify for a short sale? Are there any advantages at all to doing a foreclosure?