Foreclosure is a slow process, and banks can take anywhere from a few months to a year or more to auction off your home. In Florida (specifically Miami-Dade, Broward, & West Palm Beach), depending on the court schedule, it usually takes approximately 180-200 days to effectuate an uncontested foreclosure. This process may be delayed if [..]
A homeowners association, or HOA, is an organization responsible for maintaining common areas in a planned development. HOA assessments are collected from all residents on a monthly , quarterly or annual basis to cover maintenance expenses. Before move-in, residents must sign Covenants, Conditions, and Restrictions (CC&Rs), formal documentation of rights and responsibilities. In many cases, these CC&Rs give [..]
Buying commercial real estate can be an amazing investment, and one that pays off for many years to come. However, buying that first piece of commercial real estate can also be pretty nerve-wracking. If you’re ready to dip your toes in the water though, chances are you’ve already started to do a little bit of [..]
“I contacted them because I was having difficulty paying my mortgage every month. My attorney and his team took as much time as I needed to answer all of my questions until I felt comfortable knowing what would be done to help me stop my foreclosure. They fought with the bank in court and negotiated for a lower mortgage payment. I get to keep my home thanks to them.” – Marsha Williams.
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