One of the most frustrating things for us as your REALTOR is when a homeowner calls to try and short sale their house but they have already received the notice for auction. Once you have a date for the house to be sold on the court house steps it is very difficult to assist you, the homeowner. Why is that? Well, the short sale process is anything but short and most banks won’t deal with the actual “package” for a short sale until there is a contract on the house. This means the house has to be listed with us (or another REALTOR) and actively … Continue reading When Should A Struggling Home Owner Seek Help?