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    The simple answer is that a short sale costs nothing.  Most residential real estate attorneys do not charge a consultation fee. I do not charge a consultation fee!  For legal fees I rely on the bank to absorb my fees in the short sale payoff to the bank.   That said, the more complicated answ...
  We are pleased to provide an example of a Federal Government Home Affordable Foreclosure Alternatives (HAFA) short sale program Initial Approval that was generated through bank of America's REDC division. (REDC is a division of Bank of America that deals with these types of short sales.  There ...
I know that it sounds strange, but with short sales I think it is a good idea that we start the process as a team before you commit to taking a short sale listing.  A few years ago I was working on a short sale and during the inspection negotiations we discovered that the Seller had actually alre...
Did you know that there are four ways (and counting) to start a short sale with Bank of America?   HAFA - Bank of America is a participant in the HAFA program wherein a qualifying short seller may receive $3000 in sale proceeds and avoid any deficiency judgment. This program requires qualificatio...

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