How to Avoid Foreclosure in Mobile

While the housing market is rebounding, many people in Mobile] are still struggling to make their mortgage payments. If you’re underwater on your home, or having trouble keeping up with your monthly mortgage payments, you could be fearful that your mortgage provider is going to foreclose. Thankfully, there are a number of things that you can do … Continued

How to Sell Your House to an Investor in Mobile Alabama

Home ownership just isn’t what it was in the 1950’s. In the past, people would buy a home and live there for the rest of their lives, often passing it on to their family. Things have changed. Many first-time homebuyers are going into it with the attitude that they’ll sell when it’s time for a change. If … Continued

Selling Your Home During a Divorce in Mobile

If you’re wondering about the ins and outs of selling your home during a divorce in Mobile Alabama… we’ll dive into the steps and things to look out for in this article. With over 50% of American marriages ending in divorce, many Mobile Alabama residents are looking or advice for selling a home during a divorce. … Continued

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 Mobile Alabama? 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 … Continued

How to stay in my home after foreclosure in Mobile

A recent study estimates that 47% of foreclosed properties are still occupied. When you first see that stat you may be surprised… but we’re not. What most people don’t realize is that banks aren’t in the business to own homes. They are in the business to loan people money. But when they have to foreclose … Continued

We buy houses in Mobile companies – are they credible?

If you’ve been driving around in Mobile, chances are you’ve seen some billboards advertising companies that buy houses. Often times they say things like “We Buy Mobile Houses!” or “Cash For Your House”. Are these “we buy houses in Mobile companies” credible? How do I know if the local house buying companies out there are honest … Continued

Understanding the Foreclosure Process in Alabama

Understanding the foreclosure process in Alabama is an important part of navigating your own home foreclosure. Before we dive in… What is foreclosure anyway? Foreclosure is the legal process that lenders use to take back property securing a loan, generally after the borrower stops making payments. Foreclosure is no fun.  But just know that it’s not … Continued