How long are short sale properties listed?

Answer A short sale in real estate is when the bank agrees to allow the property to be sold for less than is owed. Short sale is often used to keep the property out of foreclosure. There is no set amount ... Read More »

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How long do you have to wait after a short sale before you can get another loan?

According to HUD's Mortgagee Letter 09-52, if you were not current on your home mortgage at the time of the pre-foreclosure sale, you are not eligible for a new FHA-insured mortgage for three years... Read More »

How Long After Approval Does a Short Sale Close?

A short sale is one alternative to a foreclosure. It occurs when the property owner lists real estate for less than the amount needed to pay off all the loans on the property. The sale price is "sh... Read More »

Stock Long Short Sale Information?

Stocks can be held as a long position or as a short position. There are considerations for holding each position.

How long does a short sale stay on your credit history?

A short sale will remain for about two years on your credit report before you are eligible to buy again. A short sale stay on your credit history is contingent on the bank's reporting of the agreem... Read More »