Sarasota County Foreclosure Attorney

Turn to a Real Estate Expert for Your Foreclosure Issues

Are you underwater on your mortgage or facing possible foreclosure? If you are, then you are going to need evaluate your options for fighting foreclosure or getting rid of the property in a way that is more beneficial to you. When you do this, you are going to need the help of a lawyer who has in-depth understanding of how the real estate industry works. Sarasota County Foreclosure Attorney Sheryl A. Edwards, the lead attorney at our law firm, is a board-certified real estate specialist who has spent 16 years handling all types of real estate law matters. At The Edwards Law Firm, PL, we are committed to helping you resolve your foreclosure issues.

Exploring Your Foreclosure Defense Options

When we work with our clients, we take various steps to help them discover the foreclosure defense solutions that work best for them. In addition to considering their property values and financial situations, we also thoroughly review their loan documents. We check to see if there is any missing paperwork, mistakes on paperwork or even forged paperwork. There are many scenarios in which the bank or mortgage company made errors that can be used as a defense for the homeowner, including errors in the foreclosure process. We are equipped to help clients who want to take advantage of short sales, deed in lieu options and other options for getting rid of a distressed property that is no longer of value to the homeowner. When these tactics are used, it is vital that the homeowner obtain a waiver of deficiency so that he or she does not end up facing harmful financial liability later on.

At our firm, we can sit down with you and answer all your questions about why you should fight foreclosure. We can also answer questions about many other aspects of real estate law and foreclosure defense, including second mortgage foreclosure, cash for key settlements, the process of dealing with a homeowner association liens in short sale and much more. Learn about your foreclosure rights today by speaking with our knowledgeable lawyer!

About Sarasota County, Florida

Sarasota County, which is located on the western Florida coast, falls within the North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota metropolitan area. RealtyTrac data has shown that in June 2013, this area had the third-highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan areas with populations of 200,000 or more, according to reporting by the Bradenton Herald. Sarasota County has more than 169,000 households and a homeownership rate of 76.2%, according to U.S. Census Bureau data. Sarasota County, which is considered to be part of the Tampa Bay Area, has a median household income of $49,212 and a per capita money income of $33,096.

Having your home foreclosed upon can be an extremely damaging event in your life. If you are at risk of losing your home in Sarasota County, we advise you to immediately contact our firm for legal support! You can fill out our online form for a case evaluation.

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