Resources 2016-12-21T01:31:52+00:00

Resources and Information To Sell My House Fast

When looking to sell my house fast, you must be informed. Do your due diligence and learn how to protect yourself in this transaction. Several government and non-government agencies have provided guidelines on the safest way to sell your house or how you can possibly keep it despite your financial issues.

There times when our decisions might come out better if we take into consideration the opinion of experts on the real estate market and property investors. Learn more about these guidelines by checking these resources:

Preventing Foreclosure


  • https://www.fdic.gov/consumers/assistance/protection/mortgages/fc-prevention : Along with fellow regulators and the banking industry, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) is helping consumers and the banking industry in preventing foreclosures and the rapidly growing foreclosure “rescue” companies that offer false hope to homeowners who are about to lose their homes.

    Probing workable options that may help homeowners keep their houses is one of the best ways for these financial lenders to lessen the impacts of property losses, in return keeping good consumer relationships while maintaining a safer and more stable neighborhood.

  • http://www.uac.org/foreclosurehelp.htm : At the Urban Affairs Coalition a CED Foreclosure Prevention Resource Guide provides up-to-date information on the prevention of property foreclosure. The program is designed to help homeowners navigate through the foreclosure process without missing out on any alternative options that may help them keep their property.

    Homeowners in distressed situation may schedule an appointment to attend any of the foreclosure prevention workshop the UAC is offering. Or simply receive a copy of the foreclosure prevention guide by sending a message to Jojy Varghese, Community & Economic Development Director, at jvarghese@uac.org.

  • http://www.saveyourhomephilly.org/ : The city of Philadelphia also has a program aimed to help homeowners prevent foreclosure. The Save Your Home Philly Hotline is open to all homeowners who may need professional help in dealing with property foreclosure.

    Upon calling the hotline number 215-334-HOME (4663), trained lawyers and paralegals will assist you with your housing problem, help you find a suitable housing counselor, or in particular cases when counseling isn’t enough, affordable legal service to eligible low-income homeowners will be recommended.

  • http://www.homebuyinginstitute.com/news/sell-house-fast/ : In the article “How to Sell Your House Fast in a Slow Market – A Case Study”, several genius steps were being pointed out by the author, Brandon Cornett, as he narrated his own success story of selling his Round Rock, Texas home fast without having to turn into a We Buy Houses company.

    He pointed out that the best way to get your house to sell is to make it presentable so it will stand out. “Although short selling your house is the fastest way to pass on the property, there is no guarantee that you will be getting the most of your property’s value.”

  • http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD : HUD, the US Department of Housing and Urban Development, is another resource worthy of reading. In this site, more information on how to properly scout for your house, the specifics of the home you want to settle in, and the available budget you can afford to buy a property.

    It is pointed out in the site that the property one can afford to purchase will depend on one’s monthly income, monthly expenses, credit rating, down payment and interest rate.

  • http://www.harp.gov/ : Created by the Federal Housing Finance Agency, the Home Affordable Refinance Program, or HARP, is designed to help homeowners who are current on their mortgage fees, but has little or no equity, families who owe more than how much their homes are currently worth. If a homeowner is stuck in any of the mentioned situation, one can be eligible for a HARP refinance.

    Once a homeowner qualifies for HARP refinancing, thousands could be saved with a lower mortgage rate that could come with other favorable terms. No minimum credit score is required when applying for housing assistance.