The bidding war is back. While not every local real estate market is experiencing bidding wars, some homebuyers find themselves competing for houses because there aren’t many for sale in their markets. For example, in Phoenix, it would take just 2.3 months to sell all the homes currently on the market, says Susan Paul,

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There's tough competition for what few properties remain on the foreclosure. “I lost out in bidding wars on a few other fixers that were not foreclosures.. Foreclosures sold for an average discount of 18% below market value.

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Foreclosure & the Military If you are a member of the armed forces and are facing foreclosure or struggling to make your mortgage payments, you should be aware of special laws that apply to you. Military members may get special protections in foreclosure proceedings while on active duty or within a certain period afterwards.

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In the wake of the great recession, Blackstone teamed up with local real estate investors to buy up foreclosed homes. registration to sell 40 million shares at $25.30, good for just over $1 billion.

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A foreclosure consists of a lender trying to reclaim the title of a property that had been sold to someone using a loan. The borrower, usually the homeowner living in the house, is unable or unwilling to continue making mortgage payments .