Foreclosure notice of default in Wisconsin– what is it?

If you’ve gotten a foreclosure notice of default and want to know what the heck is going on, keep reading. Basically, a foreclosure notice of default is a document that has to be filed by a lender to start the process of foreclosure. The foreclosure notice of default must be sent to anyone who has … Continued

What is a Pre-Foreclosure in Appleton?

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 Appleton anyway? Many homeowners across America and Appleton are facing difficulties making their monthly mortgage payments. When a homeowner misses 3-6 months of mortgage payments, the lending institution will … Continued

How to Avoid Foreclosure in Appleton

While the housing market is rebounding, many people in Appleton] 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 do … Continued

Short Sale vs Foreclosure – What’s the Difference in Appleton?

Whether you’re a buyer or a borrower/seller, a short sale, and foreclosure each present different advantages and difficulties. What Is A Foreclosure In Appleton, Wisconsin? In simple terms… “A foreclosed home is one in which the owner is unable to make his mortgage loan payments and the bank repossessed the home” (source).  If you stop … Continued

How to Stay in My Home After Foreclosure in Appleton

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

Understanding the Foreclosure Process in Wisconsin

Understanding the foreclosure process in Wisconsin is an important part of navigating your own home foreclosure. Before we dive in… Understanding the Foreclosure Process in Wisconsin 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. … Continued

Can I Sell My House in Foreclosure in Appleton?

Do you have a Appleton Wisconsin house that’s in foreclosure right now? Many people going through the Wisconsin 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 usually you can … Continued

How To Sell Your House For A Fraction Of The Cost in Appleton

There are many ways you can save money when you are looking to sell your house in Appleton. In our latest post, we explore how you can cut costs on the sale of your home or investment property.  Selling a home in the Appleton area can be expensive. While some properties perform very well on the MLS, … Continued

What A Stagnant Listing Really Costs You In Appleton

When trying to sell your home, a house that sits on the market for too long will only end up working against you. In our latest post, we will help you learn how to sell quickly, avoiding a dreaded stagnant listing.  When a house sits on the MLS of weeks or months at a time, … Continued