short sale vs foreclosure

Short Sale vs. Foreclosure – What’s the Difference?

Whether you’re a buyer or a borrower / seller, a short sale and foreclosure each present different advantages and difficulties. What Is A Foreclosure In Austin, TX? In simple terms… “A foreclosed home is one in which the owner is unable to make his mortgage loan payments and the bank repossessed the home” (source).  If … Continued

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How to stay in my home after foreclosure in Austin

A recent study estimates that 47% of foreclosed properties are still occupied. You might be surprised when you see that stat, but we’re not. Many people don’t recognize that banks aren’t in the business of owning homes. They are in the business of loaning people money. When they foreclose on a house, they must possess the home … Continued

We buy houses in Austin companies – are they credible?

If you drive around in Austin, you’ve probably noticed billboards that advertise companies that buy houses. Usually, they say things like “We Buy Austin Houses!” or “Cash For Your House”. Are these “we buy houses in Austin companies” credible? How do I know if local house buying companies are honest and reliable? At the start, they often all … Continued

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Selling My House for Cash in Austin

Should you take a cash offer for your Austin house? Not always. In this post, I’ll share ways to sell any property for cash, reasons you should reject a cash offer – and times when you shouldn’t say no. Selling My House For Cash In Austin If you’re selling a property in Austin to an end buyer (the person residing in … Continued