How to stay in my home after foreclosure in Birmingham

A recent study estimates that 47% of foreclosed properties are still occupied. There’s been a lot of talk in the media about people living for free after foreclosure – and even many stories about banks “abandoning” properties. In those stories, people are avoiding house payments for months, even years. Man, that sounds great! Let’s all … Continued

What do I need to do to sell my house in Birmingham?

You want to sell your house, and you want to get top dollar. Here are some tips on how to get your home ready to sell: 1) Clean, clean and clean. Even vacant houses get dusty and dirty, so keep it up! Nothing short of gleaming perfection will impress buyers. If you’re not a total clean freak, hire … Continued

Understanding the Foreclosure Process in AL

Foreclosure is the legal process that lenders use to take back property securing a loan, generally after the borrower stops making payments. There’s a few stages that are important to any foreclosure process. The lender might (depending on the state) use one of two ways to foreclose upon your property: judicial sale or power of sale. In either … Continued

Foreclosure notice of default – what is it?

If you’ve gotten a foreclosure notice of default and want to know what the heck is going on, keep reading. Basically, a foreclosure notice of default is a document that has to be filed by a lender to start the process of foreclosure. The foreclosure notice of default must be sent to anyone who has … Continued

Help, I’m behind in my mortgage payments!

When you fall behind in your mortgage payments on your Birmingham home, it can feel like you’re drowning in debt. Even if you’re able to make your monthly payment, catching up on a past due balance can be an overwhelming challenge. There’s a few options that can help you to avoid foreclosure in Birmingham and maybe … Continued

How to Find a Good Real Estate Agent in Birmingham

How to Find a Good Real Estate Agent in Birmingham Hiring a real estate agent in Birmingham can be frustrating. Many large brokers will spend thousands of dollars each month to ensure that their agents are the most visible, whether it be online, in the Yellow Pages, or by erecting giant billboards in the most trafficked sections … Continued

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Why won’t my Birmingham, AL house sell?

So you’re trying to sell a house in Birmingham, AL that just won’t sell? And yet – the news says the real estate market is heating up and properties are selling… right? The media is practically shouting again about multiple offers, high demand, and record-setting prices. So where’s your contract? If you’re asking “Why won’t my Birmingham, … Continued

Selling My House For Cash In Birmingham Alabama

If you need to sell your house fast for cash in Birmingham Alabama, we’ve put together this article to give you the options and pros and cons of selling with a real estate agent and selling for cash to a real estate investor.  Each week we talk with homeowners here in Birmingham Al and New … Continued