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Foreclosure Defense

Could Loan Servicing Error Cause a Foreclosure?

Facing a foreclosure is stressful; you are in danger of losing the property you worked so hard to purchase.  Of course, there are a host of reasons why you may find yourself in this situation, especially when you live in Florida.  Falling ill, changes in employment and even rising homeowners insurance rates can all result in your falling behind on your mortgage payments triggering legal action. But what if you were not at fault? Could errors by your loan servicer actually cause a foreclosure?  Unfortunately, the answer is yes. Types of Mortgage Errors Lenders Make Not Every Mistake Is the Same Purchasing a...

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What Happens if My Home goes into Foreclosure and Goes to Court?

Purchasing property is exciting and a bit overwhelming. After all, your newly acquired home is likely your largest asset, one for which you spent years saving. While the prospect of making such a significant investment may be daunting, you likely approached this transaction in good faith, with the belief that you were financially stable and capable of making all mortgage payments....

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Alternatives to Foreclosure in Florida

If you acquired your home under a mortgage agreement, it's because you hoped to pay it off as and when due. Unfortunately, life happens, and unforeseen circumstances may make you incapable of living up to your mortgage obligations. After missing your payments or receiving a notice of default, the fear of losing your precious home starts staring you in the face. The only question on your mind at this point is, "Are there any alternatives to foreclosure in Florida?"...

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Plantation, Florida Foreclosure Defense Attorney

Benefits of Hiring a Foreclosure Defense Attorney in Florida If you have started to receive notices indicating a potential foreclosure filing, or if you've had a previous foreclosure case that was dismissed, the law firm of Carlos M. Amor may have a solution that can help reduce your current mortgage obligation through a refinancing process. Carlos M. Amor can assess your specific property and circumstances. If you meet certain criteria and qualify for our program, Mr. Amor may be able to secure a new loan for you that pays off the previous mortgage at a reduced and mutually agreed-upon price. This unique...

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Common Mistakes to Avoid When Facing Foreclosure in Florida

Your Lender Has Filed for Foreclosure. Do You Know What to Do? In Florida, the foreclosure process occurs within the legal system through a judicial foreclosure procedure. The lender initiates this process by filing a lawsuit in court. As a homeowner confronting foreclosure, you'll officially receive a foreclosure complaint, granting you 20 days to formulate a written reply. Crafting your response involves addressing the claims of the lawsuit and presenting your defenses. It's imperative to do this within the stipulated 20-day period. Failure to respond in time, or not responding at all, could potentially lead to losing your home through sale. If you've...

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When Should You Hire a Foreclosure Defense Lawyer?

Experienced Foreclosure Defense Lawyer Carlos M. Amor Facing foreclosure on your home can be a stressful and overwhelming experience, and the foreclosure process is often complicated and lengthy. This worsens the emotional toll of the situation. Hiring a foreclosure defense lawyer is essential to get you through the foreclosure process quickly and with minimal emotional impact. Foreclosure is the process by which a lender takes control of a property due to the failure of the borrower to make timely mortgage payments. Lenders typically initiate a foreclosure when the borrower is in default, meaning they have not made payments for a certain period. With...

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How to Dispute Mortgage Servicing Errors

Mortgage servicers can make mistakes. When errors are made by mortgage servicers and they are not quickly resolved, they can escalate into larger problems for homeowners, including harassment by the lender and even threats of foreclosure. If you suspect your servicer made a mistake, read on to learn the steps to discover whether your suspicions are true and how to dispute the mortgage servicing error. It should be noted that the mortgage lender that loaned you the money for your home and the servicer to whom you send your mortgage payments may or may not be the same company.  Look at...

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What Is One of the Best Ways to Prevent a Foreclosure?

Unfortunately, foreclosure is something that happens to people throughout the state of Florida throughout the year. If you are facing this situation, you may wonder – what is one of the best ways to prevent foreclosure? While this is a good question, before diving into the specifics of stopping a foreclosure, it’s a good idea to learn more about it and what Florida law has to say. Florida Law and Foreclosure The state of Florida is considered a judicial foreclosure state. This means that if an HOA or bank wants to start the foreclosure process, it must receive approval from a judge. This...

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What Options Do I Have After the Covid Mortgage Moratorium Ends?

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