Denver, CO asked in Foreclosure for Colorado

Q: if my house was fourclosed how long does the new owner have to let me stay there ?

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Tristan Kenyon Schultz

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  • Fort Collins, CO
  • Licensed in Colorado

A: I'm not sure where you are exactly in the foreclosure process. If you have only received notice of foreclosure, you may be able to stay in the home for a year or more. If the home is headed for sale/auction you usually must leave within 30-60 days from the date of notice. Some people stay after this and a wait until formal eviction proceedings occur and the Housing Court sanctions eviction by the county sheriff's department (not recommended).

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