Orlando Short Sale Myth: Banks Aren’t Approving Short Sales Because They Don’t Want To Take Big Losses

Orlando Short SaleThis is another short sale myth we’ve seen tossed around. Some people in the media even suggested that banks were delaying foreclosures to delay losses being recorded on their books.

Click here to discover how other sellers successfully did a short sale and avoided foreclosure.

Here is what I think is the real reason: The bank departments that handle foreclosure are understaffed.

After all, foreclosures increased hugely since the housing crisis started. The banks have tried desperately to hire on more staff.

But, it takes time to hire and train people when the banks are handling a huge increase in delinquent loans. Besides, there is little accountability.

Do you think a Fannie Mae Bureaucrat cares if a foreclosed home isn’t put on the market right away? It’s all play money when it’s not your money.

Another factor in this is that most loans are not owned by the banks in question. For example, Bank of America only owns 80% of the mortgages they receive payments for.

It’s not Bank of America’s loss. It’s Fannie Mae’s loss, Freddie Mac’s Loss, or a Pension Fund’s Loss. The banks and loan owners have been willing to take huge losses on short sales homes we have sold.

Sure, the short sale process was slow. But, how fast or slow it was didn’t depend on the size of the loss. We have experienced very fast short sales on huge losses.

We have also experienced very slow short sales on small losses. The short sale process takes a while whether or not the loss is big or small. Thinking about a short sale?

I can help you short sale your property and get back on your feet. Send me an e-mail at tom.mack@exprealty.com. I will contact you for a free consultation.

When we talk, I will explain how the process works in detail and answer any questions you may have. Or, if you prefer, you can call me at 407-359-2220

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Thinking about a loan modification? Our Orlando loan modification kit has the instructions you will need to get a loan modification approved with your bank. Click here to request a copy.

Thanks for reading this, Tom Mack.

Tom is a Real Estate Agent at eXp Realty. Orlando Short Sales Realtor:

Phone: 407-359-2220. tom.mack@exprealty.com.

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Important Notice

Tom Mack, eXp Realty, and the Stop Foreclosure Institute are not affiliated in any way, shape, or form with the government. Our services have not been reviewed or endorse by the government or your lender. Most lenders willingly work with agents on short sales. Why?

Because most short sales are beneficial to a lender. If you accept our offer to help you on a short sale, your lender may not agree to a short sale or to modify your loan. We do offer a loan modification kit.

However, the likelihood of negotiating a modification is like everything else in life. It takes work and persistence to convince your lender to modify your loan. No matter what you or we do, your lender may not approve a loan modification.

We do not recommend that you stop paying your mortgage, because this will cause damage to your credit and could cause you to lose your home. Because we know avoiding foreclosure is so important to any homeowner, we recommend that you speak with the appropriate legal or tax advisor before making any decision.

This is not intended as legal, technical, or tax advice. Please speak with a licensed professional before making any decision. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed as of the date of writing.

You have the option to reject a short sale or loan modification from your lender if it does not meet your approval. If you decide not to go thru with the short sale, then you do not have to pay us our fee. We normally make a real estate sales commission for helping you on a short sale.

The views expressed here are Tom’s personal views and do not reflect the views of eXp Realty.

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