Albany, NY asked in Foreclosure for New York

Q: I've read that military personnel get special protections to prevent foreclosure. What about former military?

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Jonathan David Warner
Jonathan David Warner
  • Foreclosure Defense Lawyer
  • Albany, NY
  • Licensed in New York

A: Not really. The military protections consist largely of making sure that those serving on active duty are not foreclosed upon in absentia. With that said, there are loan modifications available through the VA and/or Ginnie Mae that are specifically designed to give those associated with the military a leg up.

Your next best step is to consult with an attorney who is familiar with Loss Mitigation Procedures and Foreclosure Law.

Good luck, and thanks for your service.

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