Malibu Foreclosure Properties

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What is a foreclosure?

A foreclosure is a very specific legal process in which a lender or bank tries to gain possession of the asset (property) as a result of the borrowers/owners inability to keep up with mortgage payments. Once the bank or lender gains title the property is known as  an "REO" (Real Estate Owned).

Buying Malibu bank-owned properties 

Since there is a very limited inventory of Malibu REO's and a lot of demand from many savvy investors it is imperative to be educated and prepared if you're wanting to buy one.

Things to know about Malibu foreclosures

1. Cash is king. Cash offers will always be preferred by the lenders or banks in REO sales. 

2. Bank-owned properties aren't always the best deals on the market, especially in Malibu. There are always standard sale properties on the market in Malibu. If you're interested in getting a great buy in Malibu. Please contact me. 

3. Due to the competitive Malibu foreclosure market it is always best to start a negotiation on a bank-owned property first foot forward. Bring a strong all cash offer if possible with a short contingency period (10 days is best) and short escrow (17 or 21 day).

4. To get the deal in Malibu you must work with a great Malibu real estate agent who alerts you of the deal even before it's on the market, helps you negotiate best price and terms, and gets the job done in tricky escrow situations. If you're interested in knowing the great deals on the market even before they're officially listed on the MLS please click here to fill out this form and let me know what you're looking for.

  

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