Category Archives: Foreclosure Prevention

Short Sale Tales from the Crypt!

Happy Halloween!  Remember this scary guy from the 90’s? Working with Kauai short sales during the past 3 years, many times I’ve felt like we’re unwitting players in a ‘Short Sale Tales from Crypt’ series. Any producers want to try … Continue reading

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Top 5 tips for surviving a pending foreclosure

Part 3 in 3-part series “What you don’t know about foreclosures can hurt you” Based on my personal experiences (contact me and we’ll  ‘talk story’ ), and from helping clients walk through the overwhelming fear and confusion that come with facing a foreclosure … Continue reading

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What to do if you might be facing foreclosure

Part 2 in 3-part series on “What you don’t know about foreclosure can hurt you” Each person’s situation is different, and I can’t cover all the information needed to fully explore options for you – but here’s the most important first steps to … Continue reading

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Walk Away from Your Home? But Who’s Chasing You?

Is walking away really an option when facing foreclosure?  A recent opinion piece in the Wall Street Journal – When It’s Ok to Walk Away From Your Home  gives advise that could lead down a scary alley.  If you walk away, … Continue reading

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U.S. Bankers want a violin? Try Ukulele

Obama Tax Prompts Put-Upon Bankers to Break Out Violins, as reported by Chris Ferrell in BusinessWeek: …What is it that has bankers upset? The Administration wants to charge banks a fee that is expected to raise some $90 billion over 10 … Continue reading

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Where does $700 Billion go?

I can’t begin to answer that question. But after one year, I find it curious we don’t see more in the press about the results. Newsweek.com ran an article with a series of quotes from 2004 to 2009 that is quite … Continue reading

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Kauai Short Sale vs. REO Case Study

Short Sale or Foreclosure – which is better?  In this week’s Short Sales News Flash, the New York Times article, So Many Foreclosures, So Little Logic, shows the huge loss lenders are taking with foreclosures – 64% of the loan … Continue reading

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Kauai Short Sale Weekly Update

Kauai Short Sales news video, and related articles. Coming Soon!!  Short Sale Investment Webinars!!  We’ll review 3-4 Short Sale or Foreclosure properties with an web-based investment analytical tool offered exclusively to attendees of my webinars.  Crunch numbers to your heart’s … Continue reading

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Kauai Foreclosures Sell Fast

In a market where listings take 6-9 months to sell – if they sell, we’re seeing a quick movement on Kauai foreclosure (REO) listings.  Buyers – if you’re interested in foreclosure listings, contact me so I can set up automatic … Continue reading

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Short Sale Help for Homeowners

Short sales can feel like a trip down the rabbit hole in Alice in Wonderland.  Even more stressful when you’re the homeowner trying to sort through the many offers on the internet that are for the most part scams.  Good … Continue reading

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