New Report Shows Completed Foreclosures Reached High Point in 2019

By April Towery / November 15, 2019 / 0 Comments

More than 55,000 U.S. properties were tied to foreclosure filings – such as default notices, scheduled auctions, or bank repossessions – in October 2019, according to a report issued by ATTOM Data Solutions on Thursday. The figure is up 13 percent from September but down 17 percent from a year ago, according to the report. […]

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Alleged Democrat Bomber’s Home Was Foreclosed On By Treasury Secretary’s Bank

By Jon Anderson / October 26, 2018 / 3 Comments

Turns out Cesar Sayoc, the person now (so far) charged with five federal crimes for allegedly sending 13 pipe bombs to various Democrats apparently had a bigger bone to pick with Republicans. While no specific motive has been ascribed yet, here’s one …

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A Foreclosure Sale in Preston Hollow? 9410 Alva Court

By Candy Evans / September 11, 2018 / 0 Comments

Huge kudos to Teresa Gubbins over at CultureMap, who spied a real anomaly in our Texas market: a foreclosure. Even when there are supposed to be fewer foreclosures in Dallas! And not just any foreclosure, but a foreclosure in the honeypot of Preston Hollow, on the same street where T. Boone Pickens recently sold his flawless […]

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Real Estate Still Waiting For Its Own Black Friday

By Jon Anderson / November 28, 2017 / 6 Comments

Apocryphally, Black Friday is the day when retailers finally turn a profit on the year (not the color of your mother’s bruises getting you a Cabbage Patch doll).  Yes, the month between Thanksgiving and Christmas is the only profitable month and it’s so profitable it makes up for the losses of the remainder of the […]

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BobMortgage Zone: How to Buy a House After Bankruptcy, Foreclosure, or a Short Sale

By Joanna England / October 27, 2017 / 0 Comments

After an adverse sale, whether a short sale or a foreclosure, the idea of owning a home again feels far off and challenging. But if you’re ready to wade back into the waters of homeownership after bankruptcy or another life event, Bob Johnson (AKA BobMortgage) has some sage advice for you. And there’s no better […]

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Yes, Virginia, There are Evictions Still, Even in Swanky Preston Hollow

By Candy Evans / June 29, 2016 / 3 Comments

Cannot tell you where this is yet, because I’m still poking around, but the contents of the house were actually cleared out and dumped on the driveway. Classic eviction or foreclosure. Two DPD were standing by (see the nose of the squad car). Looks like this is going to be a hot lot sale in […]

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