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Is it Finally Time to Buy a Home in West Palm Beach FL?

by Rodney Forbes on November 15, 2010

Home prices in West Palm Beach Florida have been in a serious decline for several years. How long has it been since average prices were this low? Does it mean the time is finally right to buy a home, whether a foreclosure or short sale? Have we reached the bottom in Florida? The following chart […]

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Just when you thought the Florida foreclosure mess couldn’t take one more turn into the Twilight Zone, new information is released about the so called “robosigners” used by one of the largest foreclosures law firms in Florida. In an effort to rush through thousands of home foreclosures since 2007, financial institutions and their mortgage servicing […]

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Short Sale Townhome in West Palm Beach

by Rodney Forbes on January 31, 2010

Another affordable short sale is available in the West Palm Beach area from Forbes Realty of South Florida. This 3 bedroom 2 bath townhome is perfect for a first time home buyer or investor. Located in a quiet community in West Palm Beach, this townhome has a private fenced patio. This short sale is being […]

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Over the last decade several states, including Florida, have been the center of the real estate boom…and bust. Short sales and bank owned foreclosures dominate the news in south Florida real estate. How did we get here? Where are we going from here? In this video clip from The Daily Show, Harvard law professor Elizabeth […]

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Short Sale Success Story in Boynton Beach Florida

by Rodney Forbes on January 12, 2010

Here is a great video testimonial for Rodney Forbes and Forbes Realty of South Florida from a very happy short sale client. 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 […]

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Banks Finally Making Progress with Short Sales

by Rodney Forbes on December 8, 2009

If 2009 will be known as the year of the bank merger, 2010 may well be known as the year of the short sale. Now that banks are emerging from the rubble of the real estate and banking meltdown, they’re finally starting to get serious about getting rid of their foreclosures and approving short sales. […]

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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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Here is the latest news from the Treasury Department regarding streamlined procedures for homeowners in distress, whether it be a loan modification or a short sale. Separately on Monday, Treasury and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) kicked off a program intended to help convert as many of the 375,000 borrowers who have […]

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Do Banks Really Accept Short Sales…Myths and Facts Part 3

by Rodney Forbes on September 20, 2009

The 3rd video in our series of short sale myths and facts answers on of the most often asked questions about short sales. Do banks really accept these short sale offers? The short answer is yes. Just make sure that you have an experienced short sale realtor working with you, no matter whether you’re a […]

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Short Sale Myths…and Facts Part 2

by Rodney Forbes on August 31, 2009

This is the second video in the Short Sale Myths and Facts series. We will continue to uncover the facts with regards to short sales. Rodney Forbes, broker for Forbes Realty of South Florida, and Certified Short Sale Specialist, works almost exclusively with short sale in the Palm Beach County area, particularly in Palm Beach […]

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