7 Things to Consider When You Inherit a House in Bay Area

Inheriting a house can be a blessing to some and a burden to others. While many people decide to move into the home they’ve inherited, others aren’t sure what to do. They’re already processing the emotions of grieving the loss of a loved one. It’s a difficult time as it is. Let alone figuring out … Continued

When Should I Sell My House Fast for Cash?

Selling your house fast for cash is sometimes the quickest resolution when there’s a need to move or sell a home quickly. For starters, there’s the convenience and speed of sell. Fewer sales fall through and you can have money in your pocket just days after accepting a cash offer. For a homeowner in some … Continued

Help, I’m Behind on my Mortgage Payments!

When you fall behind on the mortgage payment, it can feel like you’re drowning in debt. Likely, it is caused by another life issue such as job loss, divorce, or medical bills. One problem has led to another. There are a few options that can help you to avoid foreclosure and maybe even keep your house – even … Continued

What is a Pre-Foreclosure in the Bay Area?

With millions of homes across the country going into foreclosure, it’s important for both buyers and mortgage holders to understand the process. So what is a pre-foreclosure in anyway? Many homeowners across America and the Bay Area are facing difficulties making their monthly mortgage payments. When a homeowner misses 3-6 months of mortgage payments, the lending institution … Continued

How to Avoid Foreclosure in the Bay Area

How to Avoid Foreclosure in the Bay Area If you’re underwater on your home, or having trouble keeping up with your monthly mortgage payments, you could be fearful that your mortgage provider is going to foreclose. Thankfully, there are a number of things that you can do to avoid foreclosure in the Bay Area. It’s important to remember … Continued

Understanding the Foreclosure Process in California

  Understanding the foreclosure process in California is important if you find yourself having trouble making mortgage payments. We give you some background on foreclosures and what to do if you find yourself in this situation. What is foreclosure anyway? Foreclosure is the legal process that lenders use to take back property securing a loan, generally … Continued

Can I Sell My House While in Foreclosure?

Do you have a house that’s in foreclosure right now? Many people going through the foreclosure process want to get out from under that burdensome house and wonder if they can sell. The short answer: yes. The long answer: it’s a little more complicated, but usually you can sell your property prior to foreclosure. Generally, the … Continued

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. We break down what you need to know in each case. What Is A Foreclosure? According to Redfin, “A foreclosed home is one in which the owner is unable to make his mortgage loan payments and … Continued

How Can Foreclosure Affect Me? – What Sellers Need To Know

How Can Foreclosure Affect Me?We are going to look at how foreclosure can affect you and how you can ease the trouble.  Foreclosure Effects Loss of your home – Pretty self-explanatory here. The major end result of a foreclosure in California is of course the loss of the home to the bank. Decrease in Your Credit Rating – … Continued

Selling a House With Tenants

Selling a house with tenants in the Bay Area? There are several things to consider, so let’s walk through your options. Selling a house is already a nerve-wracking process in itself, but adding tenants to the equation makes it even more complicated. There are several reasons why you might want to sell your rental property. … Continued