I am a tenant and was served with a summons this morning. I know I have to respond but what do I say? Am I still required to honor my lease with my landlord or can I start looking for a new place and move out asap?
You can file an answer indicationg that you are the tennant in possion under lease with defendant owner. File it with the court and send copy to plaintiff's attorney. You have to pay rent while you are in possession. Look at lease to see if foreclosure entitles you to terminate lease or ask landlord's permission for early termination. Make sure everything is in writing.See question
I owed $ 300,00.00 and the bank accepted $ 65,000.00 at the closing, do I end up down the road paying the difference. They said no but I don't know if this will end up in a boiler room filled with laywers hired by the bank to go after all there sh...
You are liable for the property taxes that accrued while you own the property. However, the taxes remain a lien on the property even after the sale if not satisfied. The new owner takes the property subject to the taxes due.See question
papers from them at all, never served or any summons. My Realtor who has the hm listed as a short sale has been checking the clerks office daily, no Lis Pindens shows. I called the lender a few weeks ago & all they mentioned was a 'Demand' lette...
If the lender claims to have served you then you are in trouble. This matter requires immediate attention. You better get back home or get someone else in Orlando working on this problem.See question
I was renting a condo and found out by a prosecessor who knock on our door that they were in default since October . I went and found a new place to live and moved out. Did not want anything to do with this problem. My nanme appears on motion to d...
Since you are just a renter you were sued only to bring all parties with an interest in the property into the foreclosure action. Since you moved out it should not be a problem for you in connection with the foreclosure lawsuit.See question
Due to the economy I am out of work 7 months. I am co-owner on my dad's account so I can protect him from scams, etc. I am not late on payments but that time may come soon and now I need to know if the bank who holds the mortgage can access his ...
The lender cannot go after any money until it has a judgment and sells the property for a sum less than what is owed. As for your father bank account, if your father does not own your home with you, then the bank account should be safe.See question
We have been accepted by the bank for our offer and this came up. it was not in our closing with bank, how many months will I be liable for, its 2 years behind?
You are liable for all maintenance fees while you own the condo.See question
i already got the notice from the bank but i want to know how much time i have for moving out?im not the owner.
You can stay up on what is going on in the foreclosure case on the Miami-Dade Clerks web site. Go to this link and type in the case number and then click on docket.See question
I have a house that has a leaky roof, old ac unit and problems with plumbing. I can't afford the repairs because the mtg. is so high. I want to move to a house i can afford. Between the repairs and high mortgage, should i short sale or forclose...
It's always better to avoid a foreclosure. If you can sell the house and get the lender to accept what you sell it for and agree not to seek a deficency judgment against you. But generally that is tough to do.See question
Can I get served a complaint and summons for foreclosure if I am in Bk in florida?
Your bankruptcy lawyer needs to file a suggestion of bankruptcy in the foreclosure action. Then it stops.See question
My rental is in foreclosure.Spouse used an old power of attorney without my knowledge.I never signed it with a notary.I was out of the country when it was notarized.I found out after seperating.called the mortgage company to get imformation and w...
What you are describing is a complicated legal situation. You need to contact a foreclosure defense attorney. We are availible if you decide to go that route.See question