Nancy J. Glidden’s Answers

Nancy J. Glidden

West Chester Litigation Lawyer.

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  1. There is a company threatening me with a deficiency judgment for a foreclosure. What type of attorney should I contact?

    Answered over 4 years ago.

    1. Nancy J. Glidden
    2. Theodore Lyons Araujo
    2 lawyer answers

    In PA a creditor seeking a deficiency judgment must file a "Petition to Fix Fair Market Value and for Deficiency Judgment" within 6 months of the issuance/delivery of the Deed Poll by the Sheriff. The Deed Poll is issued/delivered by the Sheriff after the property is sold at Sheriff's Sale and all costs associated with the sale have been paid by the successful bidder. To determine whether a Petition has been timely filed and contains accurate allegations with regard to the fair market value...

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  2. Can you legally sell someone's property once they fail to pay after a verbal agreement?

    Answered over 4 years ago.

    1. Nancy J. Glidden
    1 lawyer answer

    Your fact pattern raises several issues, however, I understand that your primary question is whether you can sell your former roommate's property. Under the facts as you describe them, my short answer is that you sell the property at your peril. If he continues to contact you seeking the return of the property, then it is clear that he has not abandoned the property. The rights each of you have as to the other arise out of verbal agreements which are often difficult to prove up in court...