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Monthly Archive for: March 2012

How to buy a home on a retiree’s budget

Posted March 19, 2012

Q: How do retired people with a mortgage-free home and a limited budget (Social Security and retirement) sell and buy a home? Would they qualify for a mortgage or have to sell the home before buying a new home? Are there creative ways to do this? –Sue A: I suspect this question will be coming…(Continue Reading)

Proposed Bill to Speed Up Short Sale Process and Prevent Foreclosure

Posted March 8, 2012

To avoid losing homes to foreclosure due to long response times for short sale transactions, three senators introduced legislation to speed up the short sale process. Senators Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), Scott Brown (R-Massachusetts), and Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) proposed the bill addressing the issue of short sales timelines on February 17. A short sale is a…(Continue Reading)