A short sale is a real estate purchase where a property is sold at a price that will not pay off the mortgage or mortgages and the seller looks to the mortgage holder(s) to accept less than is owed and release the mortgages against the property with a short payoff.

Short sales can provide excellent opportunities for buyers; however they present additional complexities and additional risk for the buyer. Our firm has closed many short sale transactions. It is important that a buyer have an experienced attorney represent them through the process.

One key to short sale success is to have a good contract that protects buyer expectations.

If you are a buyer considering a short sale, our firm can help to achieve a successful transaction. Contact us if you have questions about short sales or need representation in a short sale.

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Contact us if you have questions about short sales or any of the above areas or need representation in same. You can contact us by phone or email.