Monthly Archives: August 2010

Foreclosure, Day 207; The Closure

Well, my friends the time has come, Raise the roof and have some fun. Throw a-way de work to be done, Let the music play on… Come on and sing a-long. All night long (all night), all night (all night). … Continue reading

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Foreclosure, Days 205-207; Notice of Sale

I won’t fool around with catchy titles for the post today. It is what it says. We got the knock at the door today from the mail lady with ten certified letters that needed to be signed for. It was … Continue reading

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Foreclosure, Days 203&204; Moving Right Along

Nothing new going on in the foreclosure news in last couple of days, so I decided it was time for a little visit to Zillow and then RealtyTrac. Zillow is showing our old neighborhood as having had a few sales … Continue reading

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Foreclosure, Day 202; A Little Too Late For Too Many

We’ve been slogging through our foreclosure for the above mentioned number of days and there hasn’t been much of an inroad made in to this whole housing market mess, and there are those who went before us.  I think the banks … Continue reading

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Foreclosure, Days 200&201; Review CA Foreclosure Process

Here is a great link outlining the whole California foreclosure process. Yesterday we hit the Notice of Sale point where we can now expect the trustee to send us notice of the sale of the house we walked from. It’s been … Continue reading

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Foreclosure, Day 199; Double Down

How apropos that on the day before our foreclosure comes to its final day I read a story about what a double dip recession would look like (link attached below).  Please take note especially of #1 that discusses housing and how … Continue reading

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Foreclosure, Days 192-198; Going Back

Seven days have slipped by since my last post. Busy times here. I found out about my job’s demise as of August 31st a few weeks ago and have been busy wrapping up all the loose ends with the old job and searching for … Continue reading

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Foreclosure, Day 191; 9 Ways To Avoid Foreclosure, or 50 Ways to Leave…

Got a forwarded notice from our old address in the mail today from a realtor with 9 ways to Avoid Foreclosure: 1. Reinstatement: Bring the loan Current 2.Forebearance: Temporary repayment plan 3. Refinance: New loan with reduction in monthly payments 4. Loan … Continue reading

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Foreclosure, Days 188-190; Good News/Bad News

I’ve just read an article that states that the percentage of underwater homes dropped in the second quarter.  I had to laugh when I continued on with the story to find that the reason is because of all the foreclosures in the … Continue reading

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Foreclosure, Days 185-187; Assorted and Varied Thoughts and Deep Holes

We have 13 more days until our foreclosure is final. Time flies.  It wasn’t so long ago that we agonized over the decision to walk away from our underwater house, and now we know for certain we did the right … Continue reading

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