For many, the term “estate planning” evokes images of vast mansions, vast sums of money, and old family heirlooms. In reality, estate planning is a pertinent consideration for anyone who wishes to leave a legacy, be it large or small. This essential process allows individuals… Read More »Estate Planning Unveiled: Preserving Your Legacy and Assets
Client had her property wrongfully foreclosed on by the mortgage company. She hired Herrin Law and we were able to have the foreclosure rescinded and filed a federal lawsuit. The client ended up settling the case for over $142,000!
Delinquent on your home mortgage payments? You may be in luck. For borrowers whose loans are owned or guaranteed by Fannie Mae or Freddy Mac, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (or FHFA) will soon offer a Principal Reduction Modification Program to borrowers that meet certain… Read More »FHFA To Unveil New Principal Reduction Modification Program
There are many reasons why someone might choose to file for bankruptcy; however, two of the most prevalent reasons are (1) a debtor’s need for relief, and (2) a desire to preserve one’s assets. For some people, the reasons might be as sentimental as they… Read More »How Bankruptcy Can Stop a Foreclosure
When you surrender your home in bankruptcy, you are discharging the debt associated with your home. This includes all debt associated with the home (property taxes, liens, mortgages, homeowner association fees, etc.). Once you file bankruptcy and notice goes out, you should not be receiving… Read More »My Home Was Surrendered, Why Do I Keep Getting Bills
The Loan Modification process can be one of the most stressful experiences a homeowner can go through. Anyone who has had experience with a loan modification can attest to the fact that the mortgage companies do not want to approve the loan modification. They use… Read More »My Loan Modification was Denied, Now What?
Foreclosure can happen to anyone. There were nearly 2 million foreclosures in the US in 2012. The Dallas area ranked 11th among major cities in foreclosures during that same year. However, all is not lost, there are several tools that a homeowner has that can help… Read More »How Bankruptcy Can Stop Foreclosure