Foreclosure Help Dallas
Seeking foreclosure help in Dallas? The Law Office of Bennett Cunningham can assist you. Even if the bank has started the foreclosure process it does not mean you will lose your home. In Dallas and the surrounding area, a foreclosure action will typically take between 1 to 2 years from the date the Summons and Complaint is filed. Homeowners that are the most proactive in defending their foreclosure typically receive the best results.
The following are a few things you can do to help save your home:
Pick Up the Phone – Doing nothing will not make your problem go away. Avoiding the issue is only detrimental to your situation. Be proactive and contact the Law Office of Bennett Cunningham P.C. to assist with your foreclosure defense or loan modification request. Call us for a FREE foreclosure defense consultation at (214) 444-3331.
Keep Records – Banks will want to see your complete financial picture before offering you anything permanent. Keep copies of everything you submit to the bank. Also keep everything you receive from the bank. You should keep any correspondence the bank or a representative of the bank sends you. Include the letter and envelope. Put everything in a file and bring it with you to all court appearances. Every time you get a new pay check copy it and add it to the file. Each month you should add new bank statements to the file. Beyond earning a reasonable income, the key to saving your home will be organization.
Consult an Expert – Many people think they can defend themselves in foreclosure on their own. Sometimes they are right and other times they are not. In most circumstances, a qualified Dallas foreclosure lawyer is better suited to handle your case. Any consultation should be free and it never hurts to sit down and hear what an expert thinks about your unique situation.
Show Up – Make sure you attend all of your court appearances or have your Dallas foreclosure attorney represent you. Dozens of people miss their appearances every day. If you miss your first conference, the Court may remove you from the calendar meaning the foreclosure process can potentially speed up. If an emergency occurs and you’re unable to make an appearance; contact the Court immediately. Explain your situation to the court so they understand your situation.
The Dallas foreclosure process can be intimidating but it’s important to remember that many homeowners enter into foreclosure and come away with a modified and more affordable monthly payment. Remaining calm and following the tips listed above may assist you in your efforts to save your home.