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The ins and outs of Florida foreclosure law

Although housing markets around the country continue to have their ups and downs, the foreclosure market is different for every city, including Tampa. At Timothy J. Sierra, we know that Florida continues to have the nation’s highest foreclosure rate and we understand that many people in our area are affected by this problem.

What property can you keep in bankruptcy?

When you are considering filing for bankruptcy, you probably have a lot of questions on your mind, not the least of which is “what can I keep when I file for bankruptcy?” or “can I keep anything at all?” The answer depends upon which type of bankruptcy you choose to file.

Florida continues to lead the way in number of foreclosures

Anyone who owns a home knows the thrill of being able to have a place to call his or her own. Although no one ever really expects to lose his or her home, unforeseen financial troubles can occur and sometimes people are no longer able to make their mortgage payments. When that happens to someone in the Tampa area, or elsewhere, he or she needs to understand all of the implications.

Florida lawyers say new foreclosure law slowing the process

The housing market around the country continues to be an up-and-down ride. That includes the Tampa area where there are positive signs, but still many difficulties to overcome. When someone is facing financial troubles and can’t stay current on his or her mortgage payment then foreclosure becomes a distinct possibility.

South Florida foreclosures down, but still among nations highest

Of course, no one ever wants to experience a foreclosure. Not only are you losing ownership of the home you love, but your financial future will also be affected for many years to come. Although foreclosure rates across the country have been showing some positive signs, including in the Tampa area, the South Florida region is still facing more foreclosures than other areas.

Florida still leading the way in foreclosures nationwide

Although the economy continues to make some small gains, there are still many sectors that are struggling to improve. One of the hardest hit sectors of the country’s economic struggles has been the housing market. Florida has been one of the hardest hit regions, with many areas of the state, including Tampa, still trying to recover. Although there has been some recent good news regarding foreclosures, Florida is still seeing its share of difficulties.

NFL star sells home at big discount in order to avoid foreclosure

There are a lot circumstances that can lead to a person getting into financial trouble in the Tampa area. Sometimes, even the very wealthy can find themselves in debt or other financial hardships due to bad choices, poor money management or other circumstances out of their control. However, just because someone is in a financial bind that doesn’t mean he or she should lose hope and give up.

Florida courts moving foreclosures through at a rapid pace

When a homeowner in the Tampa area, or anywhere else, is facing financial problems he or she may be faced with a foreclosure. Although no one wants to be foreclosed on, it does happen to many people. However, there is some good news regarding foreclosures in Florida.

Despite decline foreclosure rates still high in Florida

When someone buys a home it is often a dream come true. However, as the economy continues to struggle, many people face financial difficulties they never dreamed of. Sometimes those difficulties can lead to a person in the Tampa area being unable to pay his or her mortgage, which can lead to a foreclosure.


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