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

Whether you’re a buyer or a borrower / seller, a short sale and foreclosure each present different advantages and difficulties. What Is A Foreclosure In ? In simple terms… “A foreclosed home is one in which the owner is unable to make his mortgage loan payments and the bank repossessed the home” (source).  If you … Continued

How to stay in my home after foreclosure in New York

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 … Continued

We buy houses in Poughkeepsie companies – are they credible?

If you’ve been driving around in Poughkeepsie, chances are you’ve seen some billboards advertising companies that buy houses. Often times they say things like “We Buy Poughkeepsie Houses!” or “Cash For Your House”. Are these “we buy houses in Poughkeepsie companies” credible? How do I know if the local house buying companies out there are honest … Continued

Selling My House for Cash in Poughkeepsie

Should you take a cash offer for your Poughkeepsie house? Not always. I’ll tell you how to sell any property for cash, some reasons to refuse a cash offer – and when you shouldn’t say no. Selling My House For Cash In Poughkeepsie If you’re selling a property in Poughkeepsie to an end buyer (the person living … Continued