We buy houses companies – are they credible?

  If you’ve been driving around your hometown, chances are you’ve seen some billboards advertising companies that buy houses. Often times they say things like “We Buy Houses!” or “Cash For Your House”. Unfortunately, there are people out there that want to take advantage of a person’s binding circumstances. Instead of being the help they claim … Continued

Selling My House for Cash in Oakland

Should you take a cash offer for your Oakland house? Not always. I’ll tell you how to sell any property for cash, some reasons to refuse a cash offer – and when you shouldn’t say no. Selling My House For Cash In Oakland If you’re selling a property in Oakland to an end buyer (the person living … 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 Oakland California (CA)? 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). … Continued

How to stay in my home after foreclosure in Oakland

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