Category «Foreclosure Blog»

How Will a Foreclosure Affect My Credit Score?

Ninety days and seven years. Those are two of the biggest numbers to keep in the back of your mind when you find yourself facing foreclosure and trying to save your Iowa house. Ninety days – or three months – is the amount of time it takes the bank to initiate the foreclosure process if you’ve stopped …

Need Foreclosure Help in Iowa?

One of the most frightening experiences an Iowa homeowner can face is the threat of foreclosure. We see it first hand here at Marks Law Firm all the time. Clients tell us that they’ve tried everything to save their home, but they still aren’t sure what they can do. They’ve tried to reason with their mortgage company, but sometimes that can …

Closing the Door on Free Homes

On March 17, 2011, a news story was published about a couple from Ankeny that won a lawsuit for which the consequence was they got to own their home for close to no money due to a fluke in an Iowa law regarding their mortgage.  This story caused many phone calls to our office and …

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