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Jupiter short sales

The real estate market recently witnessed a major plunge, as a consequence of the recession. This mixed with the recent economic downturn that cost millions of Americans their jobs and was responsible for the rise of real estate foreclosure property listings. Consequently, various people would rather rent a home than be concerned with mortgage payments […]

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Short Sale Versus Loan Modification in Jupiter Florida

by Rodney Forbes on September 29, 2012

There is no doubt that many distressed homeowners are contemplating on the options of short sale vs. loan modification. For some, the big issue is that they are unaware if their property will qualify for a short sale or mortgage modification in Jupiter Florida. The main issue is that some homeowners fail to get the […]

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Alternatives to Foreclosure in Jupiter Florida

by Rodney Forbes on September 28, 2012

For homeowners that are in a financial hardship, any substitute for foreclosure is welcome, essentially. However, choosing the suited foreclosure alternative can be challenging. A large number of factors can be influential to a homeowner’s decision in Jupiter Florida: their short term financial circumstance, their long term income prospects, their assets, interest rates, the internal policies […]

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Is there potential for a homeowner with a flawless mortgage payment history to get approved for a short sale? All are aware that short sale, an alternative to foreclosure, in Jupiter Florida, is a practicable opinion among defaulting homeowners. But for the ones who have kept their home loan payments, is there a way for them […]

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Why should I choose a short sale in Jupiter Florida

by Rodney Forbes on September 26, 2012

The short sale process in Jupiter Florida can be a long tedious process, but upon completion, will show its true benefits. Depending  on the state, and whether the short sale was a traditional short sale or the HAFA short sale, a homeowner will be forgiven  the deficiency after the short sale; meaning you will not […]

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Help for West Palm Beach Homeowners in Distress

by Rodney Forbes on December 7, 2009

The following video from Diana Olick at CNBC’s Realty Check has some positive news for Palm Beach County homeowners in distress. If you are interested in buying or selling a home in the Palm Beach County area, specifically Palm Beach Gardens, Jupiter and West Palm Beach, please visit my Forbes Realty website. For frequently updated […]

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With the real estate market in south Florida still trying to recover, so much attention has been given to the $8000 First Time Home Buyer Tax Credit. It certainly has helped with getting many buyers off the fence to take advantage of affordable home prices and low interest rates. So much attention has been given […]

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With all the rain we’ve had in south Florida over the last week (I can’t believe it either) I’m reminded of the movie “The Perfect Storm” with George Clooney. Once every 20 or 30 years a series of weather events combine to create “the perfect storm”. You know the movie. Unfortunately, this perfect storm didn’t […]

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In Palm Beach County Florida short sales now make up about 30-40% of pending sales. Although we hear of people having to do home short sales every day, not too many people know the potential tax consequences of the process. The tax relief available for short sales can be equally confusing. The important thing to […]

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via youtube.com Rodney Forbes, Realtor and broker for Forbes Realty of South Florida, begins a video series on the myths and facts about real estate short sales. Rodney works in the Palm Beach Gardens area of south Florida and his company’s focus is helping homeowners in distress. For questions regarding your particular situation please call […]

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