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0 Answers | Asked in Foreclosure and Real Estate Law for Virginia on
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After a property has been sold for delinquency at a tax sale and there are excess funds left over how much time does the previous owner have to file a claim for the excess before the excess funds funds are forfeited to the state? My understanding is 2 years. Does the previous owner have to file for... Read more »

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Q: I live in Texas, I was served a Summons for Residential Foreclosure in Rockford, IL Winnebago County.

My husband passed, the Deed to the home is in his name, he took a 2nd mortgage on the property. I am listed as a Non-Titled Spouse but not the mortgage loan. I have abandoned the property over a year ago and moved to Texas. Do I have to go to court on this matter. What do I need to do?

0 Answers | Asked in Civil Litigation, Criminal Law, Family Law and Foreclosure for Kansas on
Q: Can a county attorney and a city prosecutor in the same county represent a lien holder and family law? Foreclosure.

Ex trying to dissipate property against court order causing foreclosure action. His attorney in divorce is the city prosecutor.

The lien holder by himself is foreclosing using the county attorney. I’ve not been given critical paperwork and they allowed eX to sign a rental agreement... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Foreclosure and Landlord - Tenant for Georgia on
Q: I've been at Seminole inn for three months paying rent by the week but I can't pay this week's rent can the owner put

Me out for none payment of next week's rent,The owner is asking for me to move out now does the landlord /owner have that right even though it's a motel

0 Answers | Asked in Foreclosure for California on
Q: Can cash for keys deduct money if we aren’t out in time? Can we be offered an extension due to exposed to Covid?

Our home was auctioned on the 21st of December. We were told we wouldn’t get all the money if we weren’t out in 3 weeks.

0 Answers | Asked in Foreclosure and Real Estate Law for Florida on
Q: If I am highest bidder at a foreclosure auction, can I live in the home even if a lien remains?

I am a tenant of a home in Miami that was first foreclosed on 2019. $77k was the highest bid, but the lien is for $589k. The house is again being foreclosed on this month. The $589k lien is still there. I want to be high bidder and stay in the home, but it’s not worth $589k. I’m hoping it... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Foreclosure for Texas on
Q: Foreclosure on home

I received a phone call yesterday from my lender stating they are foreclosing if I don't send the past due balance via bank wire. I am 3 months behind. I have not received any other notices but a delinquent notice. I'm a new home owner and don't know the process. I plan on making... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Foreclosure, Landlord - Tenant and Small Claims for California on
Q: I own a home and I want to remove some else's property who may cause me harm. Can I move it to off site storage legally?

I believe this person will try something when here and I want to avoid that. They have already assaulted me and I want nothing to do with them and I don't want them around me. I wanted to have two storage sheds worth of their items taken to a storage facility and let them know it's... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law, Criminal Law, Foreclosure and Elder Law on
Q: How do I get the property back that my 84 yr old mom was scammed to loose?

Syndicate group scammed my 84 year old mom to get our house. Broker assured a sure buyer but buyer needed funds to get stuck money from Canada. So broker introduced a lender so mom could loan against house. High interest and no sure buyer. So house was foreclosed with no proper notice. Title now... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Contracts, Foreclosure, Real Estate Law and Landlord - Tenant for California on
Q: The new owner from a foreclosure sale, giving us 3 days to quit. Lease with the deceased owner still hold merit?

Deceased owner, care gave 8 yrs, lease agreement in lieu of pay we are to receive 5 years in the home after death, no rent just upkeep, cut to 3 years later and a new owner from a foreclosure sale has given us 3 days quit notice. we had no idea about foreclosure or her financial situation with... Read more »

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Q: Will a foreclosure affect me in any way if my name is on the deed of trust but not on the mortgage note?

We agreed in the divorce that my ex-husband would take the home so he refinanced before our divorce finalized and since my name was on the title during that time, the lender had to list me on the deed of trust. Will filing a quit claim deed remove my name from the deed of trust? I am trying to... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Foreclosure for California on
Q: can your bank send you out a loan modification package after they sold your house?

I had a loan mod approved bank called me back to remove ex husbands name said i would get updated package never got callwd and emailed dozens of x never told buy 1 person in bank my house was in foreclosure they finally said they found my modification and would fedex it out they did but then i... Read more »

Yelena Gurevich
Yelena Gurevich answered on Dec 20, 2021

you need a full detailed consultation with an attorney that has experience in mortgage litigation. there are too many facts missing and the attorney would need a timeline and all documents you have.

1 Answer | Asked in Foreclosure for New Jersey on
Q: Are Mortgage Notes that have been sold/assigned required to be accompanied by an allonge to show endorsements?
Leonard R. Boyer
Leonard R. Boyer answered on Dec 16, 2021

There is no such requirement. What is the purpose of your question?

1 Answer | Asked in Foreclosure for New Jersey on
Q: Are assignments, sales and transfers of Mortgage Notes required to be publicly recorded?

My Mortgage Note has been sold 3 times since my foreclosure and a default judgment was granted to the original Mortgage Note owner. The 3rd assignment/sale has not been publicly recorded. The original bank was granted a Writ of Execution for a Sheriff Sale but they no longer own my Note. The law... Read more »

Leonard R. Boyer
Leonard R. Boyer answered on Dec 16, 2021

You need to retain an experienced mortgage foreclosure and bankruptcy attorney to examine the documents and your situation that is not possible here. You are not necessarily out of options.

2 Answers | Asked in Foreclosure, Land Use & Zoning and Real Estate Law for Florida on
Q: My mom died June 17 I’m staying in her house with her husband and her brother. I have been paying the mortgage on time

Her husband is money hungry and wants to sell the house. She left a will I just found leaving everything to me what can I do thanks also husband signed a paper saying he does not help her with the mortgage at all please help

Jane Kim
Jane Kim answered on Dec 15, 2021

You must get a probate attorney and probate the will.

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2 Answers | Asked in Estate Planning, Family Law, Foreclosure and Real Estate Law for New York on
Q: Grandmother was coerced into signing a deed transfer and wants to correct it. What should she do?
Toshinori Isoai
Toshinori Isoai answered on Dec 12, 2021

More facts need to be presented surrounding the "deed transfer."

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1 Answer | Asked in Foreclosure for California on
Q: My house was auctioned off due to foreclosure. My name was not on the mortgage? Would I qualify as a eligible bidder?

The mortgage was in my ex brother in law's name. Before he passed away he deeded the house to me. Would I qualify as a eligible bidder or eligible tent buyer?

Yelena Gurevich
Yelena Gurevich answered on Dec 13, 2021

no. if you are on title to the property, you would not be able to bid at auction. the post is a little confusing because you say the "house was auctioned off" which implies it was already foreclosed upon so it's not clear how you would be able to bid on anything at this point.... Read more »

3 Answers | Asked in Consumer Law, Foreclosure and Real Estate Law for New Jersey on
Q: A bank that doesn't own my Mortgage Note got a Writ of Execution for a Sheriff Sale. How can I challenge the Writ?
Leonard R. Boyer
Leonard R. Boyer answered on Dec 8, 2021

Mortgages are negotiable instruments that can be freely bought and sold, without your consent. To determine what your options are, you really need to retain an experienced mortgage foreclosure defense and bankruptcy attorney. Choosing a cheap attorney can often lead to expensive mistakes and/or... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Foreclosure, Land Use & Zoning and Real Estate Law for Alabama on
Q: I have an issues with foreclosure…I inherited the land but it has a mortgage from the previous land lord do I have to

Pay it ?Additionally I’m waiting for the title to the land

Anthony M. Avery
Anthony M. Avery answered on Dec 7, 2021

The mortgage note is not your obligation. But the mortgage secures the payment of the note against the land...If unpaid, then foreclosure occurs.

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Foreclosure, Real Estate Law and Civil Rights for California on
Q: covid: I pro per-no friend come with but plaintiff+lawyer allowed @hearing: now 2 declarations to my 1= viol of rights?

In a UD action, at a hearing of which I appeared in pro per, my friend came with me, for support, and for me to have a witness, but was denied access by the Bailiff, denying me the chance to verify claims now before the court. b4 entering ct. rm counsel put me in a moral quagmire, weighing my... Read more »

Louis George Fazzi
Louis George Fazzi answered on Dec 2, 2021

You need to discuss all these issues with a lawyer. This question and answer format does not give us the opportunity to review all your evidence, or lack thereof, and then give you clear advice on what you might do.

Furthermore, there is insufficient information about what the result of the...
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