What is a Pre-Foreclosure in Long Island?

With millions of homes across the country going into foreclosure, it’s important for both buyers and mortgage holders to understand the process. So what is a pre-foreclosure in Long Island anyway? Many homeowners across America and Long Island are facing difficulties making their monthly mortgage payments. When a homeowner misses 3-6 months of mortgage payments, the lending … Continued

How to Avoid Foreclosure in Long Island

While the housing market is rebounding, many people in Long Island] are still struggling to make their mortgage payments. If you’re underwater on your home, or having trouble keeping up with your monthly mortgage payments, you could be fearful that your mortgage provider is going to foreclose. Thankfully, there are a number of things that you can … Continued

How to Sell Your House to an Investor in Long Island New York

Home ownership just isn’t what it was in the 1950’s. In the past, people would buy a home and live there for the rest of their lives, often passing it on to their family. Things have changed. Many first-time homebuyers are going into it with the attitude that they’ll sell when it’s time for a change. If … Continued

Selling Your Home During a Divorce in Long Island

If you’re wondering about the ins and outs of selling your home during a divorce in Long Island New York… we’ll dive into the steps and things to look out for in this article. With over 50% of American marriages ending in divorce, many Long Island New York residents are looking or advice for selling … Continued

How to stay in my home after foreclosure in Long Island

A recent study estimates that 47% of foreclosed properties are still occupied. When you first see that stat you may be surprised… but we’re not. What most people don’t realize is that banks aren’t in the business to own homes. They are in the business to loan people money. But when they have to foreclose … Continued

We buy houses in Long Island companies – are they credible?

If you’ve been driving around in Long Island, chances are you’ve seen some billboards advertising companies that buy houses. Often times they say things like “We Buy Long Island Houses!” or “Cash For Your House”. Are these “we buy houses in Long Island companies” credible? How do I know if the local house buying companies out … Continued

Understanding the Foreclosure Process in New York

Understanding the foreclosure process in New York is an important part of navigating your own home foreclosure. Before we dive in… What is foreclosure anyway? Foreclosure is the legal process that lenders use to take back property securing a loan, generally after the borrower stops making payments. Foreclosure is no fun.  But just know that it’s … Continued

Can I sell my Long Island house in foreclosure?

Do you have a Long Island New York house that’s in foreclosure right now? Many people going through the New York foreclosure process want to get out from under that burdensome house and wonder if they can sell the house in foreclosure. The short answer: yes. The long answer: it’s a little more complicated, but … Continued

Selling My House for Cash in Long Island

Should you take a cash offer for your Long Island house? Not always. I’ll tell you how to sell any property for cash, some reasons to refuse a cash offer – and when you shouldn’t say no. Selling My House For Cash In Long Island If you’re selling a property in Long Island to an end buyer … Continued