The Foreclosure Survival Guide

Author: Amy Loftsgordon
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413324396
Release Date: 2017-09-14
Genre: Business & Economics

If you're one of the millions Americans who are having trouble making your mortgage payments or are already in danger of foreclosure, this guide will give you the practical information you need, including: the ins and outs of foreclosure how to decide if you should try to keep your house federal programs to help you avoid foreclosure alternatives to foreclosure, such as short sales and deeds in lieu delaying or avoiding foreclosure with bankruptcy, and avoiding foreclosure scams. This edition of the nation's bestselling book on foreclosure is updated with the latest information on the federal Making Home Affordable programs, federal mortgage servicing rules, recent court decisions affecting homeowner?s rights, and state foreclosure procedures and timelines.

How to Use a Short Sale to Stop Home Foreclosure and Protect Your Finances

Author: Robert Irwin
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071636650
Release Date: 2009-08-28
Genre: Business & Economics

Don’t lose your ho me to foreclosure! Do a short sale! Robert Irwin, one of America’s most trusted real estate experts, provides the tools you need to avoid foreclosure—and protect your credit, your wealth, and your peace of mind. How to Use a Short Sale to Stop Home Foreclosure and Protect Your Finances removes the complications and stress often associated with short selling a property. Using real-life success stories, Irwin explains how a short sale works and walks you through the process step by step. You’ll learn how to: Convince lenders to engage in a short sale Deal with a loss mitigation committee Get a loan modification Find an agent Manage issues with the IRS Beat the deadlines that can doom a short sale It contains all the paperwork you’ll need to execute a short sale, along with listings of helpful outside resources. How to Use a Short Sale to Stop Home Foreclosure and Protect Your Finances provides everything you need to get out from under— without spending a dime of your own money.

ISBN: PURD:32754081270310
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Reference

Foreclosure Self Defense For Dummies

Author: Ralph R. Roberts
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118068440
Release Date: 2011-04-20
Genre: Business & Economics

Facing foreclosure? You need to do three things: stop worrying about why this has happened to you; resolve to fight the foreclosure and save your home; and read Foreclosure Self-Defense For Dummies. It delivers the knowledge, strategies, and tactics you’ll need to take command of your situation and achieve the best possible outcome. This practical, no-nonsense guide helps you size up your options and increase your chances of saving your home. You’ll find out how to delay foreclosure, form a plan of attack, negotiate solutions with your lender, and restore your financial health. You’ll also find field-tested strategies for dodging the foreclosure trap, getting out from under a house you really can’t afford, and finding help where you might least expect it. Discover how to: Regain your emotional composure Confront your foreclosure head-on Protect your rights Assess your situation and weigh your options Touch base with key people who can help you Stop the financial bleeding Team up with your lender to find solutions Work out a refinancing deal with another lender Avoid quick-fix schemes and scams Cash out before it’s too late Recover from foreclosure Re-establish your credit Complete with a handy cheat-sheet to help you keep your most important tasks in the front of your mind Foreclosure Self-Defense for Dummies gives you the moral support, commonsense guidance, and expert advice you need to make the best of this difficult situation.

The New Bankruptcy

Author: Stephen Elias
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413321494
Release Date: 2015-05-29
Genre: Law

Choose the best bankruptcy option Is bankruptcy right for you? It’s tough to know on your own. Here, you’ll find clear-cut answers, worksheets and strategies to help you figure out whether bankruptcy is the best solution for your debt problems. Find out: Whether you qualify for Chapter 7 bankruptcy which debts are wiped out how Chapter 13 repayment plans work how bankruptcy affects homeowners whether you can keep cars and other property how bankruptcy affects credit other ways to handle debt problems The 6th edition includes updated state and federal exemption tables that list which assets you can keep if you file for bankruptcy. It also provides helpful worksheets, checklists and sample forms.

Stop Foreclosure Now

Author: Lloyd SEGAL
Publisher: AMACOM Div American Mgmt Assn
ISBN: 9780814413319
Release Date: 2008-09-15
Genre: Law

We’ve all heard the reports. Americans are losing their homes in record numbers, and the housing crisis seems unlikely to subside anytime soon. Foreclosures affect all kinds of people and all kinds of properties. Many people faced with foreclosure feel helpless and resigned to giving up their homes without even trying to save them. The good news is that with the right advice, homeowners can take control of the situation, avoid foreclosure proceedings, and even protect their credit. Lloyd Segal, mortgage banker, attorney, and real estate investor has spent the last twenty-five years helping homeowners save their houses. In Stop Foreclosure Now, he shows readers how to: develop a plan to delay or stop foreclosure • understand the documents involved • negotiate with their lender • use the courts to stop foreclosure and bankruptcy • arrange to refinance their property • sell their property quickly • use military status to stop foreclosure • understand foreclosure laws in all 50 states Timely and indispensable, this guide will help anyone survive the housing crisis and preserve their most important investment.

Mortgage Wars

Author: Iris Martin
Publisher: Scb Distributors
ISBN: 0615263968
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Business & Economics

The housing bubble has burst. The U.S. faces its worst economic crisis in history. Millions of Americans have been threatened with foreclosure. Millions more have already lost their homes. But you don't have to be one of them. Judges all across America are dismissing foreclosures because lenders who have sold mortgages have no legal standing to foreclose. If you own a home and have an adjustable rate mortgage, you can fight mortgage fraud and foreclosure and win. And if you have already lost your home, you can sue for damages. Mortgage Wars shows you how.

Saving the Family Cottage

Author: Stuart Hollander
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413323498
Release Date: 2017-03-27
Genre: Business & Economics

This book explains a proven method for keeping your cottage in the family for generations and avoiding family fights. Almost anyone who inherits real estate with siblings will want guidance.

Leases Rental Agreements

Author: Marcia Stewart
Publisher: NOLO
ISBN: 1413303498
Release Date: 2005-11-30
Genre: Business & Economics

You've probably got a good toolkit for emergency repairs and routine maintenance. But do you have the tools you need to draft a legally valid lease or write a move-out letter that will protect you later?

The Essential Guide to Handling Workplace Harassment Discrimination

Author: Deborah C. England
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413321876
Release Date: 2015-09-15
Genre: Business & Economics

The Essential Guide to Handling Workplace Harassment & Discrimination is a resource that every Human Resource manager, small business owner, or other general manager or supervisor should have. This book explains what workplace harassment and discrimination is, how it can be prevented, and how employers can comply with their legal obligations when responding to employee complaints. By using examples and answering frequently asked questions, The Essential Guide to Handling Workplace Harassment & Discrimination will help businesses of all sizes deal with the sensitive and difficult issues that arise with workplace harassment and discrimination.

War Horse

Author: Michael Morpurgo
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545466400
Release Date: 2012-02-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

An e-book edition of War Horse with movie stills, behind-the-scenes photos, storyboards, and more! In 1914, Joey, a beautiful bay-red foal with a distinctive cross on his nose, is sold to the army and thrust into the midst of the war on the Western Front. With his officer, he charges toward the enemy, witnessing the horror of the battles in France. But even in the desolation of the trenches, Joey's courage touches the soldiers around him and he is able to find warmth and hope. But his heart aches for Albert, the farmer's son he left behind. Will he ever see his true master again?

A Dream Foreclosed

Author: Laura Gottesdiener
Publisher: Zuccotti Park Press
ISBN: 9781884519215
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Business & Economics

"Real-life stories of how banks are ravaging the country--particularly African American communities--and how some families have joined together to fight back. The ongoing economic crisis has created one of the longest and largest mass displacements in U.S. history. While profiting from government bailouts, banks have evicted more than ten million Americans from their homes, destroying their life savings, their economic security and their dreams. Told through the eyes of four families, A Dream Foreclosed reveals the ongoing human tragedy of the crisis--and the spectacular possibilities that emerge when everyday people challenge the all-powerful corporations that the U.S. government considers 'too big to indict.'"--Cover p. [4].