short sales

Short Sales & HAFA Changes – How They Impact You in San Mateo

Short Sales & HAFA Changes – How They Impact You in San Mateo

Public awareness of real estate short sales has shown a marked increase in the last few years. As homeowners seek to lessen their financial burdens in hard economic times, the… Read more ⇢
The Time for Short Sales is Reduced for Home Buying and Selling

The Time for Short Sales is Reduced for Home Buying and Selling

Home buyers interested in buying homes through a short sale and the people who are selling these homes received some good news in April. Freddie Mac established new timelines to… Read more ⇢
Resources for Avoiding Home Foreclosure:  San Mateo County CA

Resources for Avoiding Home Foreclosure: San Mateo County CA

Home ownership can become a heavy responsibility at times, especially like now, when times are tough.  It can also be challenging to find help when things are difficult because of… Read more ⇢
Are You Feeling Financially Squeezed?  San Mateo,CA

Are You Feeling Financially Squeezed? San Mateo,CA

You may be anxious about whether your lender is motivated to work out a solution with you. The reality is that lenders lose much less in a short sale or loan… Read more ⇢
It’s Crystal Ball Time – What’s the Market Doing in the San Mateo CA area?

It’s Crystal Ball Time – What’s the Market Doing in the San Mateo CA area?

We don't really anticipate seeing many foreclosures this year because the banks are beginning to work with their customers to stave them off. This year will see short sales. The Alt-A… Read more ⇢
San Mateo County, Are You Wondering Why You Can’t Get Your Loan Modified?

San Mateo County, Are You Wondering Why You Can’t Get Your Loan Modified?

Are you wondering why you can't get your loan modified? Are you wondering why every time you call they can't find your file? What about the voices of the people you're… Read more ⇢
Buying in a Buyer’s Market: San Mateo, CA

Buying in a Buyer’s Market: San Mateo, CA

So you are a buyer in a buyers market – what an excellent time to be in the market to purchase property! Inventory is available and sellers are looking for you,… Read more ⇢
The 7 Most Dangerous Short Sale Myths – Part 2

The 7 Most Dangerous Short Sale Myths – Part 2

Continuing from the article I wrote last week about the 7 Most Dangerous Short Sale Myths, here’s the last 3 for your education.  I am… Read more ⇢
San Mateo County, Here are 4 of the 7 Most Dangerous Short Sale Myths

San Mateo County, Here are 4 of the 7 Most Dangerous Short Sale Myths

Don’t let one of these dangerous myths land you and your family in Foreclosure A short sale can be an excellent solution for a homeowner who owes more on their home… Read more ⇢
San Mateo County Home in Distress?  Here’s Help!

San Mateo County Home in Distress? Here’s Help!

I am Alex, the other half of the Wilkas Group, and I just earned the Prestigious Designation of CDPE.  That means I am Certified by the Distressed Property… Read more ⇢

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