Portland Short Sale and Foreclosure Market
Buying Portland Short Sales and Foreclosures
If you're looking to purchase a distressed Portland property, we highly recommend our top 1% buyer's agent, Kami Price, who has obtained the short sales and foreclosure resource certification and has extensive experience helping buyers purchased bank owned and short sale properties.
Go here to see a current map of the Portland short sale homes for sale.
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Kami Price, Realtor
Short Sale and Foreclosure Certified
Represented Hundreds of Buyers
Licensed since 2004
Need to short sell your home?
If you're looking to avoid foreclosure and need help short selling your home, look no further. Stephen FitzMaurice is a top 1% seller's agent in Portland, is a short sale certified agent, and does not charge the homeowner for his short sale services. He has a very high success rate and can explain the ups and downs of the short sale process. Click here for Stephen's short sale services.
Stephen FitzMaurice, Realtor
Short Sale Certified Listing Agent
Cancel Anytime Policy
Licensed Since 2003
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Portland, Oregon Foreclosure and Short Sale News
Below are articles written by our top agents on foreclosure and short sale happenings in the Portland metro area.
Has Fannie Mae Solved the Short Sale Maze?
As many in Portland have already experienced, buying or selling a home through the short sale process can be a bit of a maze. Although short sales are an invaluable tool for underwater home owners, many offers fall through because one or more parties can’t agree to terms in the agreement. For home owners, the […]
Portland Short Sale Agent 2013
Your home is valued at less than what you owe on your mortgage. You’re experiencing financial hardship and need to downsize to a new home but can’t sell your underwater home until the market changes. You don’t want to ruin your credit or be in a situation where you have to wait for months to […]
Mortgage Debt Relief Act Extended!
The Mortgage Debt Relief Act of 2007 has been extended by Congress until January 1st, 2014. Here at RealEstateAgentPDX.com, we’ve been following the developments with significant interest (two previous articles: What is the Short Sale Tax? and Short Sale Tax Exemption Could End Soon). This is excellent news for anyone who needs to short sale […]
The Foreclosure Rate is Falling in Portland and Across the Country
Foreclosure rates in the majority of US cities have hit a 5-year low, according to several sources. This is good news for just about everyone, current homeowners, sellers, and buyers alike. Fewer reported foreclosures can indicate that the economy is rebounding. When the foreclosure rate is down, it can suggest that less people are losing […]
Short Sale Tax Exemption Could End Soon
Short Sale Tax Exemption / Mortgage Debt Relief Act of 2007 is set to expire on December 31st, 2012. If you’re wondering what I’m talking about and have had any portion of the mortgage on your principal residence forgiven by a lender or plan to in the coming year, you should read this article. For […]
New Short Sale Assistance for Portland Military Homeowners
New Frannie Mae and Freddie Mac policies will make it easier for military homeowners to short sale their homes when they must move because of a change in station. The Federal Housing Finance Agency announced June 21 that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will no longer be permitted to pursue a deficiency judgment, promissory note […]
Stephen made the experience of selling my first house seamless. I live in another state but he kept me informed and moved the process along without a hitch. The only thing another agent could have done differently was charge a much higher commission. I only wish he was able help me purchase in my state. Highly recommend his service and business model.Julie