Tag: Short Sales

Short sale listings must have five days in MLS

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WASHINGTON – July 9, 2013 – Fannie Mae recently announced requirements for Fannie Mae short sales listed in a multiple listing service (MLS). Starting August 1st, each new short sale listing must maintain an “active” status for a minimum of…

Fannie Mae upgrades short sale process

WASHINGTON – Feb. 12, 2013 – Fannie Mae – the government agency that buys mortgages from lenders – says it expanded its HomePath for Short Sales tool to help speed up the process. Any real estate professional working on a…

Short sales outpacing sales of bank-owned homes

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Dec. 6, 2012 – Sales of U.S. homes facing foreclosure are on the rise and outpacing sales of bank-owned homes, a reflection of stepped-up efforts this year by lenders to avoid foreclosing on homes with mortgages…

Is Fla.’s shadow inventory a rebound threat?

ORLANDO, Fla. – May 1, 2012 – The term “shadow inventory” hangs over the real estate market, suggesting a thinly veiled catastrophe seen through the mist, just as the passengers of the Titanic watched an iceberg draw closer. However, a…

Waterfront Short Sales – Martin County, FL

These waterfront homes for sale in Martin County, FL are all short sales listed on the Martin County MLS. For Regional MLS & pre-market short sales, call Rusty Abbott at 772-538-8468 or click here to request a list via e-mail.…