Helpful Websites and Documents for Homeowners Considering a Short Sale

Here are some helpful links that will assist you with questions arise during the selling and buying process of real property:

The Mortgage Forgiveness TAX Debt Relief Act and Debt Cancellation – IRS Tax Debt Relief After Short Sale

Is my CALIFORNIA Mortgage a Recourse or Non Recourse…this helpful chart will give you some quick reference…published by the California Association of Realtors?

California Recourse and Non recourse Foreclsoure Law CHART

Do I have a Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac Loan?

Fannie Mae Loan Lookup

Freddie Mac Loan Lookup

Secret:  Freddie Mac Loans…Have this information on hand before you log in:

1.First Name, Last Name
2.Home Address
3.Last 4 digits of Social
 

Military Personnel Need Help?

Soldiers and Sailors Act

Servicemembers Civil Relief Act - Centralized Verification Service 

Helpful Searches

Search California Multiple Listing Service for Homes for Sale or Lease

Megan’s Law “Sex Offender” Search for California

Search for Felons in a neighborhood

How Will I be Affected By Taxes if I Short Sale My Home or Property in California?

The IRS Mortgage Debt Forgiveness Act of 2007

California State Franchise Tax Board Mortgage Debt Forgiveness

California Association of Realtors Homeowner/Consumer Assistance

http://www.shortsalescalifornia.org/consumers/