I Don’t Want to Pay Any of The Loan Modification Companies Money to Help. – Alexandra

Alexandra “Dear Steve, I bought my home in November 2004, by Dec 2007 the 1st mortgage payment increased by $1300 which I found very difficult to pay however stretching the funds of my credit cards I paid both mortgages until march 2008, since then I haven’t be able to make any payments and my house … Read more

81,312 Foreclosures in September. More Than Just a Number.

Well the September foreclosure figures are out from RealtyTrac. And while we can look at the big, really big number and compare it to foreclosures a year ago that does not give a real understanding of the fear and loss experienced by over 81,000 families that month. Maybe there is some hope headed down the … Read more

I’m Holding On to Our House By Draining the College Fund. – Dave

“Dear Steve, Much of my compensation is commission based and my clients are in the retail industry. My salary has reduced 25% so I tried to refinance my home, but it is only 2 years old and the value has declined 30% in the past year. My secondary mortgage lender was willing to offer a … Read more

Mortgage Lender List of Loss Mitigation Contacts That Can Help You Avoid Foreclosure

If you have a mortgage with one of the lenders below you can use the contact information to reach the person at the lender that should be able to direct you to the special terms or programs available to help you avoid foreclosure or to come to a solution regarding your delinquent mortgage. The contacts … Read more

Jason Has Not Paid His Mortgage in 10 Months And Wants to Keep His House

“Dear Steve, I fell behind on my mortgage payments then I stop paying my mortgage payments and let things get worse. I fell behind in my mortgage and then gave up and stop paying it. I’ve been in foreclosure for about ten or more months. In a few weeks there will be a court case … Read more

Worth Reading – New Tack in Default Battle: Cutting Mortgage Principal

Reducing the principal on mortgages is “a last resort,” says Paul Koches, executive vice president at Ocwen Financial Corp., a West Palm Beach, Fla., loan servicer that has shrunk the amount owed on 10,884 delinquent mortgages as of Sept. 30. That is 23% of all the loans modified by Ocwen so far this year. Ocwen … Read more