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 Austin TX? 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 Austin

A recent study estimates that 47% of foreclosed properties are still occupied. What most people don’t realize is that banks aren’t in the business to own homes. Instead, they are in the business to loan people money. When the bank has to foreclose on a house, they are forced to own the home until they’re … Continued

We buy houses in Austin companies – are they credible?

You’ve probably seen billboards around Austin that advertise companies that buy houses. They probably say things like “We Buy Austin Houses!” or “Cash For Your House”. Are these “‘we buy houses in Austin‘ companies” credible? How do you know if local house buying companies out there are honest and credible? They often all look the same at the start. … Continued

Selling My House for Cash in Austin

Should you take a cash offer for your Austin 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 Austin If you’re selling a property in Austin to an end buyer who will be living in … Continued