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Can a lender accept a deed-in-lieu of foreclosure from a defaulting homeowner and then sell the property at a trustee’s sale, wiping out a junior lien?: A homeowner purchases a property with a mortgage secured by a
Sales volume: a powerful magnet for home prices: Home sales volume movement has the most direct impact on tomorrow’s home
July 2014 sizzling copy! California tiered home pricing: Home prices continued their ascent in February 2014, but show signs of

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Postponement of a trustee’s sale on one-to-four unit residential properties: Postponement of trustee’s sale to be provided in writing Civil Code §2924
Form-of-the-Week: Amended foreclosure notice and sale requirements: Summary forms required with notice of default (NOD) and notice of trustee’s
The carryback disclosure statement – mandated for carryback sales of one-to-four residential units: Form-of-the-Week: Financial Disclosure Statement – For Entering into a Seller Carryback Note

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Can a lender accept a deed-in-lieu of foreclosure from a defaulting homeowner and then sell the property at a trustee’s sale, wiping out a junior lien? A homeowner purchases a property with a mortgage secured by a first trust deed held by the lender.
Sales volume: a powerful magnet for home prices Home sales volume movement has the most direct impact on tomorrow’s home prices.
July 2014 sizzling copy! California tiered home pricing Home prices continued their ascent in February 2014, but show signs of leveling off.
Current market rates The average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) and 15-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) rates remained roughly level during the week ending
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Sales volume: a powerful magnet for home prices Home sales volume movement has the most direct impact on tomorrow’s home prices.
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Home sales volume movement has the most direct impact
Home prices continued their ascent in February 2014, but
The average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) and 15-year fixed-rate