Archive for the 'Real-Estate-Law' Category

Eliminating a Second Mortgage Through Bankruptcy

By Justin Baxter The bursting of the housing bubble in the midst of a flagging economy has caused home values to drop precipitously. Zillow.com reports that national home values have fallen by about 12% in the last year alone. Home values in Portland, Oregon metropolitan area have dropped by about 11% in the last year […]

Dont Fall For a Foreclosure Scam!

By Alain Burrese When a formal notice of foreclosure is published, recorded, or filed in court, it is public knowledge. Scammers read these legal notices looking for homeowners that are in financial trouble. Once these con artists have your name and address, they set out to prey on you knowing you are under financial stress. […]