Can I rent a foreclosed home?

Answer On One Hand: Yes, But Only Temporarily.In May 2009, President Barack Obama signed the "Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act of 2009." This act allows tenants who are renting a house that was forec... Read More »

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How to Rent a Home That Is Going to Be Foreclosed?

Renting a home slated for foreclosure is fraught with risks, but it can be an excellent short term method to save money on your housing costs. Banks and other mortgage lenders tend to prefer to sel... Read More »

How to Purchase a Foreclosed Home With a VA Home Loan?

VA loans are made by banks and other mortgage companies approved to be VA lenders, and guaranteed by the Veteran's Administration (VA). Eligible veterans of the United States armed services are abl... Read More »

If you rent your home and pay to have pests professionally removed, can you legally deduct that from the rent?

I wish! Sorry... no deduction for you. You could just use natural pest control (like cinnamon) instead of wasting $$$ on an exterminator. Here's a link in case you want to save your cash. Landlords... Read More »

What is a foreclosed home?

A foreclosed home is one which a bank or credit agency has repossessed from the equity holder due to the continued failure to make payment upon a mortgage. Once repossessed, the foreclosed home is ... Read More »