Short Sale vs Foreclosure – What’s the Difference in Sacramento?

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 Sacramento, California? 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 you stop … Continued

Is It Possible to Stay in Your Home After Foreclosure?

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 of owning and maintaining homes. They are in the business of loaning people money. Still, when they have … Continued

“We Buy Houses in Sacramento” Companies: Are They Credible?

If you’ve been driving around Sacramento lately, chances are you’ve seen some billboards advertising companies that buy houses. They swear they buy houses in any condition for a fair price. It sounds appealing, but also too good to be true. Advertisements for home buyers often say things like “We Buy Sacramento Houses!” or “Cash For … Continued

Selling My House for Cash in Sacramento

Should you take a cash offer for your Sacramento house? The answer isn’t a simple one. Sometimes selling your home for a quick, all-cash offer presents an excellent way to get out of a problem property or circumvent a difficult seller’s market. Other times, you could get taken advantage of. Let’s talk about who can … Continued