Category Archives: Short Sales

When Buyers Don’t Have a C.L.U.E

This is a re-post of a blog post I did last year on C.L.U.E. reports.  I was recently asked about them so I thought I’d share this information again with a couple of updates. If you believe like I do that insurance is only affordable if you never use it —think again.  Did you know […]







Selling a Mansfield Short Sale-No Easy Sell

We have some short sales for sale in Mansfield and other local towns. In  a previous post  I discussed the condition of some of these homes and the difficulty in showing them when maintenance is in a downward spiral. Most of the Realtors at Home Selling Team have the Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE) designation.  […]



Mansfield Area Mortgage Delinquency Rate Declines

Fannie Mae reported that the current Single-family serious delinquency rate is 3.18% the lowest since March 2009. The rate peaked at 5.59% in February 2010.   A serious delinquency is defined as 3 months or more past due or in foreclosure. In “normal” times this rate is usually under 1%, so all is not “normal” yet and […]