New Federal Program Addresses Short Sales of Homes


National Mortgage News reports that the major mortgage servicers are preparing for the Treasury Department to roll out a short sale program and they are signing up vendors that specialize in handling these difficult real estate transactions that help troubled homeowners avoid foreclosure.

Loan Resolution Corp. chief operating officer Travis Olsen said one of the top 10 servicers has hired his firm to manage the short sale process. “We will take their borrowers who have been denied a home retention plan and hand-hold them during the rest of the process,” he said. The COO also noted that his Scottsdale, Ariz.-based pre-foreclosure asset-management company has received requests for bids from several top-five servicers.

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