With the recent rise in foreclosures, opportunists have nearly perfected foreclosure-related scams to prey on homeowners who have missed a mortgage payment. Our team has been in the real estate industry for nearly twenty years and has spent the years since 2006 trying to outsmart these predators and help homeowners from losing all of their hard earned equity.
We strive to help educate homeowners to understand how to differentiate between someone who is truly trying to help them and someone hoping to make a quick buck off their misfortune. Over the years, we’ve talked to many homeowners who felt they had their situation under control only to check on their property later and see it was sold for a fraction of the home value set by the market, or even worse, that they were foreclosed on and lost ALL of their equity. The most important thing we would like to stress is that it is okay to ask for help. Be strong enough to know when you need a professional helping you to navigate through this process.
We spoke to Brian back in January. He was fixing up his car on a beautiful afternoon in the Long Beach area. He said he had some investors interested in buying his home if his second loan modification doesn’t go through and wasn’t in need of our help. We followed up with him a few months later when he told us someone offered him $25,000 to walk away from his home. We knew our team could help him get closer to $100,000 after all debts had been paid but by the end of June, the bank had foreclosed and he lost all of his equity.
Christopher moved his family out of his house and decided the best option for him was to rent out the property to cover the mortgage payments. He was able to bring the house out of foreclosure for a few months but the renters were late on a couple months of payments and it caused him to get another notice of default. Unfortunately, Christopher wasn’t able to bring the payments current and he and his family lost their home and about $250,000 in equity.
Our team spoke to a man named Forrest who had his income property in default. He told us that he had everything under control but that we could keep following up with him. During the time we were checking in with him, the house he was living in also came up in default. He said he was getting nearly 50 calls a day from Realtors, investors, and scammers alike and he didn’t know who to trust. Instead of allowing us to help him, he stopped taking our calls and later lost nearly $1,000,000 of combined equity.
There’s no pressure or obligation and we won’t ask you to sign anything unless you think selling and starting over with your equity is your best option. Wouldn’t you agree that Brian, Christopher, and Forrest wish they had that option available today? We’re in the business of helping people and that starts with you. Help us help you. Please fill in your information at the top of this page if you're ready for us to help and STOP carrying the burden alone.
Distressed Sellers We Helped
In Foreclosure • SOLD • Sylmar
In Foreclosure • SOLD • Canyon Country
In Foreclosure • SOLD • Camarillo
In Foreclosure • SOLD • West Hollywood
In Foreclosure • SOLD • Valencia
In Foreclosure • SOLD • Covina
In Foreclosure • SOLD • Chatsworth
In Foreclosure • SOLD • Chatsworth
In Foreclosure • SOLD • North Hills
In Foreclosure • SOLD • Van Nuys
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Updated: 25th April, 2019 7:35 PM.