Monthly Archives: January 2010
Work was busy today, that’s always good to keep the monkey mind focused on work. I think I wore myself down already searching websites for what the rentals in our target areas look like. I’ll take a break on that. … Continue reading
We’ve decided February 1st is the day we will stop mortgage payments. After the discussions we’ve had we can’t see prolonging it any longer. We’ve already crossed the line mentally, now it’s time to do it.
This is the best link, paper written by attorney in Phoenix on walking away from your underwater home. WalkingAway1029.pdf I18N YGP.SaveAll I18N YGP.SaveProgress I18N YGP.ViewAfterSave
Each day allows for mental processing of what we’re about to embark on, a strategic foreclosure. It gets less scary as the days go by and as national news picks up on the re-trending of people walking away from their … Continue reading
I spent awhile today looking at townhome rentals in our target area of Livermore, Dublin, Pleasanton. A lot of areas to explore. I saw several two bedroom homes and began to look around me and the house we’re currently in … Continue reading
We’ve talked to the bank about a possible loan modification; they won’t discuss this option because we’re not 90 days behind in our payments. I told them we could fix that very easily.
We drove in to the East Bay Saturday for lunch. As we drove through the rolling hills of Livermore and Dublin we noted signs for new homes, condos, and townhomes and I quickly pulled out the trusty little notebook I keep … Continue reading
We came to our senses. Short sale is not an option…duh, we’d be hit with capital gains taxes. So here we go, it’s a strategic walk away. Our decision is a given, now just the scary decision of when to … Continue reading