Erie County Foreclosure and Auction Information February 23, 2016

Erie County Foreclosure and Auction Information February 23, 2016

Erie County Foreclosure and Auction Information Erie County Real Property Tax Services will hold a mid-year Foreclosure Sale. The Auction will take place on February 23, 2016 at t....

Buffalo Distressed Homes – Market Report

Buffalo Distressed Homes – Market Report

Foreclosure is not a type of sale. In the City of Buffalo, there are many distressed sales in the form of Short Sales, Bank Owned, REO (Real Estate Owned) and properties being offe....

Are You Facing Foreclosure?

Are You Facing Foreclosure?

It can be very scary when you are facing foreclosure. There are many people out there with free advice on the internet. Who should you believe? The National Association of REALTOR....

Short Sales in Western New York

Short Sales in Western New York

There are a few ways to decide whether it is worth it or not in Western New York. You see... a Short Sale is a method for reducing your debt. It is NOT Free though. It has its c....

Is Buying a Foreclosure In Your Best Interest?

Is Buying a Foreclosure In Your Best Interest?

Is Buying a Foreclosure in Your Best Interest? With so many WNY homes and condos on the market at affordable prices, one would think it should be really easy to find a home and get....

What About That Vacant House?

What About That Vacant House?

We often talk about the Real Estate market and the inventory is the homes that are for sale. But let’s talk about the inventory that  really isn’t inventory; yet. What....

Foreclosure is a Process, Not a Sale

Foreclosure is a Process, Not a Sale

“I Want to Buy a Foreclosure” If I had a nickel for every time someone said that to me, I could retire. Many home buyers today want a deal! The news media is full of st....

Deed In Lieu of Foreclosure

Deed In Lieu of Foreclosure

Deed in lieu of Foreclsoure is defined by Wikipedia as: "A Deed in lieu of foreclosure is a deed instrument in which a mortgagor (i.e., the borrower) conveys all interest in a rea....

Writing the Short Sale Hardship Letter

Writing the Short Sale Hardship Letter

Writing the Short Sale Hardship Letter Today, I want to talk about a small but important piece of the short sale – the hardship letter. This is the one time you really need t....

Foreclosure Trickle Down in Western New York

Foreclosure Trickle Down in Western New York

There is a Foreclosure Trickle Down that you may not be aware of. I came across an interesting article regarding the foreclosure crisis — it noted that self-storage facilitie....

Niagara County Distressed Homes Market Report

Niagara County Distressed Homes Market Report

Niagara County Foreclosures/Bank Owned/REO Market Report April 13, 2014 There are 43 active single family homes in Niagara county with an average list price of $73,847 ranging from....

Buying a Home After a Short Sale

Buying a Home After a Short Sale

Two years after a short sale, a seller can buy a new home! Fannie Mae recently announced that sellers, who elect to sell on a short sale over letting the property go through to f....