Can Lenders Foreclose During COVID-19?

Can Lenders Foreclose During COVID-19?

As the coronavirus pandemic presses on, the unemployment rate continues to steadily increase, and experts are saying that it could soon approach what was seen during the Great Depression. With no income to rely on, many people are having a hard time paying their...

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How Long Does a Foreclosure Stay on Your Credit Report?

How Long Does a Foreclosure Stay on Your Credit Report?

Foreclosure is one of the most stressful events that a person can experience. In addition to having to grapple with the loss of your home, you also have to deal with the other repercussions of a foreclosure, including the negative impact on your credit score. The...

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How Long Does Foreclosure Take?

How Long Does Foreclosure Take?

If you’ve received a notice of default from your mortgage lender or been served with a foreclosure summons, or if you’re behind on your mortgage payments and facing a possible foreclosure, you may be feeling overwhelmed. You want to do whatever you can to save your...

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What Happens in a Foreclosure?

What Happens in a Foreclosure?

What Happens in a Foreclosure? A foreclosure is when your bank files a lawsuit against you in an effort to take your home. This happens when you are behind on your monthly payments on your mortgage. If you’re undergoing financial hardship, it can be easy to get...

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What is Foreclosure?

What is Foreclosure?

What is Foreclosure? If you’ve received a foreclosure summons at your home, you may be left wondering what this actually means for you. A foreclosure summons is typically issued after the bank files a lawsuit against you for your home after you have become behind in...

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How to Deal with Debt Collectors

How to Deal with Debt Collectors

How to Deal With Debt Collectors One of the most troubling aspects of going through financial hardship is the incredible amount of phone calls and threatening letters you will receive from debt collectors. When going through this stressful time, you may be wondering...

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How Does a Mortgage Modification Work?

How Does a Mortgage Modification Work?

How Does a Mortgage Modification Work? If you’ve fallen behind on your monthly mortgage payments for any reason, whether it be a financial hardship, medical emergency, or an unexpected loss of income, it can feel impossible to get caught up again. Continuing to ignore...

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Can I Sell My House to Avoid Foreclosure?

Can I Sell My House to Avoid Foreclosure?

Can I Sell My House to Avoid Foreclosure? Did you receive a foreclosure summons at your home? If so, you may be left wondering if you can simply sell your home to avoid the foreclosure process altogether. The answer is YES, and The Lyons Law Group, P.A., can help. The...

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Florida Foreclosure Process

Florida Foreclosure Process

The Florida Foreclosure Process If you’re facing a potential foreclosure of your home in Florida, it is important to understand the timeline of events. Falling behind on mortgage payments will result in your bank sending out a letter that you are in default. If you...

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How Will a Foreclosure Affect Me?

How Will a Foreclosure Affect Me?

If you’ve received a foreclosure summons, you may be wondering how this even happened. Typically, a lender will send out a summons after three months of consecutive missed payments on your mortgage. This process varies but before a bank can foreclose on your home,...

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How to Stop a Foreclosure and Keep Your Home

How to Stop a Foreclosure and Keep Your Home

Have you recently received a foreclosure summons and want to find the best solution to fight back against the banks so you can continue living in your home? While this may seem like a daunting task, there are actually more options available than you might imagine....

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Why You Have To Sue Sometimes

Why You Have To Sue Sometimes

They told her five years ago that she only owed $65,000 on her mortgage, and she has made every payment faithfully since then. Then the Bank billed her for $180,000 and their Bankster lawyers threatened foreclosure - for the last four years. She couldn’t sleep, she...

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Winning at Trial

Winning at Trial

What does it mean to win at trial?  It means that I was successful in proving to the Judge that the Bank could not successfully win the case, and the case is then dismissed by the Court.  This, in turn, means that the bank, should they decide to foreclose again, must...

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Firm Fights Foreclosure “Double Jeopardy” for Clients

Firm Fights Foreclosure “Double Jeopardy” for Clients

At The Lyons Law Group, P.A. we are not wasting any time putting recent Florida Supreme Court decisions to use for our clients. On November 3, 2016, the Florida Supreme Court rendered a decision in Bartram v. U.S. Bank, N.A., [citation] (Fla. 2016) confirming that...

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