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What is a Pre-Foreclosure in Oahu?

With millions of homes across the country going into foreclosure, it’s important for sellers, buyers and mortgage holders to understand how the foreclosure process works. So what is a pre-foreclosure in anyway? Many homeowners across America and have trouble keeping up with their monthly mortgage payments. We’ve all seen the news, so this shouldn’t be a surprise. If that […]

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Short Sale vs. Foreclosure – What’s the Difference?

Whether you’re a buyer or a borrower or home seller, a short sale and foreclosure each present different situations and difficulties that need to be properly addressed to avoid headaches, complications and more work. What Is A Foreclosure In ? In basic terms… “A foreclosed home is one in which the owner is unable to make his […]

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Getting Short Sales Approved

It should be no surprise that even with the rising Hawaii real estate market, there are still many homeowners who have underwater mortgages, i.e. they owe more on their mortgage than the home is worth. It doesn’t matter whether it’s a single family house in Honolulu, a townhouse in Ewa Beach or a Waikiki condo. […]

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How to stay in my home after foreclosure in Oahu

A recent study estimates that 47% of foreclosed properties are still occupied. When you first see that stat you may be surprised… but we’re not. What most people don’t realize is that banks aren’t in the business to own homes. They are in the business to loan people money. But when they have to foreclose […]

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Understanding the Foreclosure Process in Hawaii

Understanding the foreclosure process in is an important part of navigating your own home foreclosure should you find yourself in that unfortunate predicament. Before we get started…….. What is foreclosure anyway? Foreclosure is the legal process that lenders use to take back property (house, townhouse, condo, etc.) securing a loan (collateral), generally after the borrower stops […]

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Can I sell my Oahu house in foreclosure?

Do you have a house that’s in foreclosure right now? Many people going through the foreclosure process want to get out from under that burdensome house and wonder if they can sell the house in foreclosure. The short answer: yes. The long answer: it’s a little more complicated, but usually you can sell your property prior […]

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