Orlando, FL asked in Foreclosure for Florida

Q: Can my home be foreclosed on if the mortgage is on my mothers name? I’m not in the mortgage.

Home was deeded to me many years ago by my father who passed. Mom being elderly abs has dementiA

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A: Yes, the property can be foreclosed on for an unpaid mortgage no matter who holds title. The note secures the property as payment. You should consult with a mortgage foreclosure defense attorney to make sure the bank is following all of the proper protocols and naming the proper parties. You should look for someone who may be able to negotiate with the bank for you to modify the mortgage or help you obtain your own mortgage to purchase the property.

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