In the last several months we have seen a pattern emerge; first with our Freddie Mac files and now, predictably, with our Fannie Mae short sale files. As you know the requirement for most short sales is that the Seller must be at least 31 days late on the loan payments prior to being able…

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BB&T will usually not waive the deficiencies in a short sale if they own the loan (if they are servicing the loan then there is a chance that the deficiencies will be forgiven). Like most smaller or regional banks and credit unions, they simply cannot afford to forgive all of the deficiency in a short…

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I first ran into NationStar a couple of months ago when all of our Aurora loans were serviced- released to NationStar. That is a fancy way of saying that the files were sent to another servicer and we now have to start over with them. Well, not only did we have to start over but…

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In a short sale it is always a good idea to close as quickly as possible. Just because you have an approval letter with a green light to close by a certain date does not mean that things won’t change. The bank will usually honor the terms of the approval as long as it closes…

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There is a new game in town and it goes by the intimidating name of “Flopping.” Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae also use another name…Mortgage Fraud. Did that get your attention? It should. The real estate agent will encounter this in a number of ways but most ways will be a variation of the following…

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If you have not had to negotiate with a Home Owner Association (HOA) regarding past HOA dues in order to get a short sale closed, well you haven’t lived. It is, seriously, one of the more frustrating tasks that we have to handle. It seems that more than half of the HOAs have some hard…

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The mantra for a Buyer should be WHAT IS THE FASTEST WAY TO GET MY OFFER APPROVED AND THIS SHORT SALE CLOSED. There is a long track of hurdles to get over between the offer and closing. That list includes: 1) document collection; 2) package compilation and submission (sometimes multiple times); 3) document review and…

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How does hiring an experienced short sale law firm make attaining your short sale easier? While banks and mortgage note holders are now more willing to accept short sale offers, getting a short sale approved is a process with many steps, requirements and possible pitfalls. The attorneys at Wilde Law Firm, PLLC are experienced and confident with the short sale process. Our law firm concentrates solely on short sales and we are dedicated to using our experience to help you the real estate agent focus on selling real estate and avoid the possible liabilities associated with the short sale process. Please click below for further information about the Attorney Short Sale Management Solution, and how Wilde Law Firm’s attorneys can help you navigate through your short sale today.