Short Sale Incentives Coming in 2010, Treasury Says

 · How can I get cash for doing a short sale? answer: When short sales started creeping back into real estate sales in 2005, many sellers asked how they could make money from a short sale. The popular belief was that sellers couldn’t profit from a short sale – however, there are actually a few ways that sellers can get paid to do a short sale.

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When the Lender Pursues a Deficiency. In a short sale, the sale price is “short” of the amount you owe to the mortgage lender. The difference between the total debt owed and the sale price is the “deficiency”. Example. Say you are approved by your lender to sell your property for $200,000, but you owe them $250,000. The deficiency is $50,000.

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I have several short sales currently being reviewed and processed in the cooperative program. For those of you short sale agents who would like to learn more about Bank of America’s Cooperative Short Sale Program, I have consolidated some information that I received.

Industry groups representing appraisers say the Obama administration’s short-sale incentive program lacks safeguards to prevent mortgage fraud, including so-called "property flopping.

Short sale volume at Freddie Mac grew more than 1,000 percent from 2007 to 2009, and the GSE says this upward trend in volume leaves the market ripe for incidences of short payoff fraud.

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 · Zandi says second-lien holders are generally reluctant to sign off on short sales since the deals generally offer them few incentives. However, he says, "the one thing that is encouraging is the.

“Even given the increased bill sales coming as the debt-limit. and likely a higher-yielding one, for short-term Treasury bills.” Even though the Treasury said last week that it plans to ramp up.

The government is launching a new effort to encourage "short sales" of houses in danger of foreclosure. The Treasury Department will offer more than $3,000 in incentives to lenders and homeowners.

Short Sales Become Bank Foreclosure Shortcut.. up from between $3,000 and $5,000 in 2010 for short sales on its. as has the Treasury." Still, the short sale process is not easy and industry.