Fort Lauderdale Home Foreclosures
If you are looking for home foreclosures and Short Sales in Fort Lauderdale, you will be surprised to learn the distressed real estate market in Fort Lauderdale is now almost non-existent. As you can see, there are only a handful of properties.
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Home Foreclosures & Short Sales in Fort Lauderdale
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6 Bed • 6 Bath • 4,639 Sf
N/a, Fort Lauderdale
House Needs To Be Fully Gutted.. Tlc. Roof Is Leaking, And Extensive Mold Damage Is Present Throughout The House. A/c Central Units Needs To Be ...View Listing
3 Bed • 2 Bath • 2,216 Sf
3220 Ne 59th St, Fort Lauderdale
This Is A Beautiful 3 Bedroom 2 Bath Single Family Completely Renovated Boaters Dream Home In The Prestigious Landings Development Of Fort Lauderda...View Listing
3 Bed • 3 Bath • 2,541 Sf
307 Ne 23rd Ter, Fort Lauderdale
One Of A Kind Masterpiece Located In The Heart Of Fort Lauderdale. Residence Offers Open Living Spaces, Ideal For Entertaining. Functionally Design...View Listing
4 Bed • 5 Bath • 3,296 Sf
432 Ne 12th Av, Fort Lauderdale
One Of The Best Floor Plans- This Also Has A Den/office/play Room On The First Floor You Enter In Thru French Doors. Huge Master Bedroom With 2 Wal...View Listing
3 Bed • 2 Bath • 2,312 Sf
2830 Ne 60th St, Fort Lauderdale
Remarks To FollowView Listing
3 Bed • 3 Bath • 2,111 Sf
1210 Ne 4th St, Fort Lauderdale
Best Priced Attached Single Family Home In Victoria Park. Live Just Minutes From Downtown Las Olas, Ten Minutes From The Beach, And Approximately 2...View Listing
4 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,856 Sf
2406 Flamingo Ln, Fort Lauderdale
This Is An Approved Shortsale. Priced To Sell! Centrally Located 4 Bedroom, 2 Baths Single Family Home With Spacious Driveway And Garage. Property ...View Listing
3 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,207 Sf
545 Ne 8 Av, Fort Lauderdale
Approved Short Sale. Great Investment Opportunity. Single Family Home With 2 Bedrooms And 1 Bath In Front And Efficiency In Rear. Features Inclu...View Listing
3 Bed • 2 Bath • 2,592 Sf
5211 Ne 17th Ave, Fort Lauderdale
Back On The Market!!! This Charming 2 Story Florida Home In Well Sought Coral Ridge Isles Features A Great Open Floor Plan. 3 Bedroom 2 Bath Home ...View Listing
2 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,550 Sf
2511 Bimini Ln, Fort Lauderdale
Investor Deal! 65k Under Appraised Value. Beat The Banks Must Contract By June 20th. Florida Charm Located On Ocean Access Canal - No Fixed Bridg...View Listing
4 Bed • 3 Bath • 1,652 Sf
1633 Sw 30th Ave, Fort Lauderdale
Beautiful 4 Bed 2.5 Bath Pool Home With Additional Room For An Office Or Den. This Single Family Home Has Been Completely Remodeled, And Is In The ...View Listing
2 Bed • 1 Bath • 1,221 Sf
1812 S Miami Rd, Fort Lauderdale
This Ia Good Opportunity To Purchase Into The Evereglades Land Community Close To 17th St Causeway. This Is An Unapproved Short Sale Subject To Ban...View Listing
2 Bed • 1 Bath • 1,277 Sf
1312 Ne 15th Ave, Fort Lauderdale
Fixer Upper- Home Needs Tlc And Upgrades. Tile Flooring Throughout, Terrazzo Flooring In Rooms, Shingle Roofing, Original Jalousie Windows.View Listing
3 Bed • 2 Bath • 2,062 Sf
117 Nw 11th St, Fort Lauderdale
Fee- Simple Attached Twin Home. 3 Bedroom , Unapproved Short Sale, Tenant Occupied. Buyer To Use Sellers Attorney As Closing Agent, T...View Listing
3 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,425 Sf
3130 Sw 20th Ct, Fort Lauderdale
Short Sale. Great Opportunity For Investor.View Listing
3 Bed • 3 Bath • 2,435 Sf
1101 Nw 14th Ct, Fort Lauderdale
Spacious Lauderdale Villas Pool Home! Great Central Location. Split Floor & Open Plan. Brand New Roof. Brand New Fence. Brand New Central A/c. Quar...View Listing
2 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,060 Sf
1448 Sw 10th St, Fort Lauderdale
This Property Has Been Placed In An Upcoming Online Event. All Bids Should Be Submitted Online. All Properties Are Subject To A Buyer’s Premium, An...View Listing
4 Bed • 3 Bath • 2,257 Sf
1932 Sw 47 Ave, Fort Lauderdale
This Home Has Potential For Owner Occupied With In-law Quarter With Separate Entrance.View Listing
Foreclosures in Fort Lauderdale
Foreclosures differ from short sales in that Foreclosed properties or REO (Real Estate Owned) properties have been foreclosed on by the lender(s), the property is vacant and the lender is now responsible for the maintenance and taxes on the real estate property. Negotiating on REO foreclosed properties is typically easier and banks are usually quicker to respond to offers to purchase often within 24-48 hours of receiving the offer.
Fort Lauderdale Short Sale Inventory is drastically shrinking!! There is much talk about Short Sales in the real estate community, many properties are offered for sale thru a short sale and not everyone fully understands what a Short Sale actually is.
Short Sales in Fort Lauderdale
A "Short Sale" is when the owner of a property is no longer in a financial position to continue to make the monthly payments to the lender, negotiates with the lender for approval to sell the property to a new buyer for less than what is owed on the loan. It is often referred to as a pre-foreclosure.
In a normal scenario, the owner would simply put the house or condo on the market for sale, pay off the loan and that would be it. Unfortunately, with the soft real estate market, a stressed economy and the sub-prime mortgage debacle, instead of appreciating, properties have declined in value to the point that they are no longer worth the price originally paid for the property.
Selling a Short Sale Property
If you are a seller considering Selling a property thru a Short Sale, you should first consult an accountant and a real estate attorney to see if this is the best course of action for you and to learn the possible ramifications involved in selling thru a short sale. You will need to contact your lender to see if you will qualify to sell your property thru a short sale. Finally, select a Realtor experienced in marketing and selling short sales.
Plan ahead as most lenders will require the following documents:
- Most Recent (2) years tax returns
- Letter of explanation and the nature of your hardship
- Most recent (2) pay stubs
- Most recent (2) bank statements
- Letter of Authorization (if using a third party to acess information)
- Estimated HUD-1 (Settlement Statement)
- Copy of Listing Agreement
- Copy of Contract and/ or Offers to Purchase
Buying a Short Sale Property
If you are considering Buying a Short Sale property, you should seek legal advice. Select a Realtor and Closing Agent experienced with Short Sales and expect the process to possibly take as much as 4 months or longer and there is no guarantee that your offer will be accepted, even if you offer full listed price. Furthermore, at any time during the process, should the seller file for bankruptcy protection, the short sale may be cancelled immediately.
Although you will execute a sales contract with the seller, it is the lender(s) who make(s) the final decision. There is no guarantee that your offer will be accepted by the lender(s). You will want to have your financing already in place and provide an approval letter with your offer or proof of funds if paying cash.
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