See the MLS search results for distressed properties for sale in Santa Clarita. A distressed property is just another term for short sale properties or pre foreclosures. A short sale property, distressed property or pre foreclosure, all mean the same thing. The home owner is having problems keeping up with the mortgage and in danger of foreclosure. As a result, he or she sells the property and the lender agrees to accept the proceeds from the sale. See below short sale properties for sale in the Santa Clarita vicinity.
Listings below consist of only short sales, but also include both active and pending transactions. We want you to be aware of ALL listings because it's common for pending short sales to end up back on the market, multiple times.
See a Mapped List of Distressed Properties for Sale in Santa Clarita
The list above represents most of the distressed properties for sale in Santa Clarita. This is a live feed of short sale properties available in Santa Clarita Valley. Please contact us directly with any questions. Call Matt Now at 661-713-4799.
What Buyers Should Know When Buying a Short Sale Property
When searching distressed properties for sale in Santa Clarita it makes a big difference if you can somehow find out ALL the listing information. Unfortunately, the public facing listings won't tell you what you really need to know. You'll save a ton of time by learning more before you bother looking.
If planning to buy a short sale property in Santa Clarita, at the very least the additional information you need is as follows:
- Number of liens on your property
- Who are the lenders? This matters because some are easier to work with than others
- Has a NOD been filed
- Sale Date
- Is the lender willing to extend the sale date?
There's more to learn but the only way to find out what you need is to work with an experienced agent who knows his or her way around the system.
Facing foreclosure? We can help you avoid foreclosure and short sale your home.
If you really want to buy distressed properties for sale in Santa Clarita you need to be assured know sellers agent has hired a professional bank negotiating expert to work with the lender. Yes, it costs us, but we hire a pro negotiator for every short sale we list! Let me tell you, it's worth every penny!
If Serious About Buying a Home Obtain Mortgage Pre-Approval First
In order for home sellers to seriously consider an offer to buy, prospective home buyers must provide proof of mortgage pre-approval or pre-qualification and include it with their offer. Without this, most homeowners will not even read the full offer.
Take the first step in the home buying process and obtain mortgage pre-qualification today! We have expert referrals customized to suit your needs.
As certified distressed property experts we're highly qualified to represent the seller or the buyer with their transaction. Contact us today to learn more! Contact Matt & Meray Gregory at 661-713-4799.