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Delays in Foreclosures Rise: Top States for Delays

Short Sale Homes and Help

On average, home owners in foreclosure can stay in their homes for over a year before they are evicted. In the first quarter of this year, the foreclosure process nationwide averaged 370 days to complete — that’s up from 348 days in the previous quarter and the lengthiest average since 2007, according to RealtyTrac. While [...]

BofA’s mortgage-to-lease program may become the new fad

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People are watching with interest as Bank of America  ($9.23 0.03%) rolls out its mortgage-to-lease program. The appeal is obvious to consumers who get a chance to stay in their homes, but will this new program spark a new fad in the mortgage industry? Alex Matjanec, co-founder of MyBankTracker.com, said it might, but not just yet. “I think the natural thing [...]

February Foreclosure Activity Trends Down after January Surge

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After a sharp increase in January, foreclosure starts and sales have reverse direction and resumed the steady decline they began in mid-fall.  The February Mortgage Monitor Report published by Lender Processing Servicers (LPS) showed foreclosure starts down 15 percent from January to 172,602, 15.4 percent lower than during the same period in 2011.  Foreclosure sales decreased 19 [...]

Helpful Tips! How Much Can You Afford To Invest In A House

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Here are the steps to figuring out how much you can afford to pay each month: Multiply your monthly gross income, before taxes and other expenses, by thirty-six percent (or 0.36). Add up all of your family’s fixed monthly debt expenses.  These include car payments, student loans, minimum credit card payments, or child support.  Do [...]

How To Sell Just About Anything in Utah

How to sell stuff quickly for quick cash

If you are facing foreclosure or dealing with a short sale, find out how to sell off some of your stuff fast and make some quick cash.

Solutions For Homeowners Who’ve Lost Their House

Resources for homeless people in Utah

HSC tries to help everyone, regardless of their current housing or financial situation. For victims of foreclosure, we can help you get your credit on track. Additionally, we may be able to help you reduce debt and find housing.

HSC & The March of Dimes

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On May 14th, 2011, HSC attending the annual March for Babies walk headed by the March of Dimes. Collectively, HSC donated over $1,000 to the cause, as it’s one that is near and dear to our hearts! Please help us support this amazing cause!