If you want to stop foreclosure in Washington DC, Maryland or Virginia, you must act quickly to protect your rights. If you have missed mortgage payments and a foreclosure auction or court hearing, contact the foreclosure lawyers at Lee Legal today. Your lender will not stop the foreclosure process until the sale of your home is complete. We will fight for your rights.

The experienced foreclosure prevention attorneys at Lee Legal can help you determine your options. You may want simply to “buy some time” in which to figure out which option is right for you. We can help you:

  • Delay or stop a foreclosure sale or auction
  • Obtain a modification, short sale or deed-in-lieu of foreclosure
  • File Chapter 13 bankruptcy to stop foreclosure
  • Negotiate more favorable mortgage terms
  • Review mortgage documents to determine chain of title
  • “Strip” unsecured equity loans

We will work closely with you to identify and prepare a strategy specific to your individual circumstances and goals. Lee Legal will help you examine all of your options. Foreclosure can have a serious impact on both your credit score and tax liability, so you should seek legal advice on how best to proceed.

Hire a foreclosure attorney familiar with every aspect of the foreclosure process. If you are facing foreclosure, you have options, but you must be proactive! Don’t wait until it is too late.

What Is Preforeclosure?

January 18, 2018 Brian V. Lee

Preforeclosure (or pre-foreclosure) is the period between default on a mortgage and the formal, legal foreclosure process. Mortgage companies typically distinguish these stages by the length of delinquency. The formal foreclosure process in Virginia and Maryland commences between three and [ . . . ]

Foreclosure of a Dream — Megadeth

July 30, 2017 Brian V. Lee

Rise so high, yet so far to fall A plan of dignity and balance for all Political breakthrough, euphoria’s high More borrowed money, more borrowed time Backed in a corner, caught up in the race Means to an end, ended [ . . . ]

Getting a New Mortgage After a Foreclosure

July 14, 2017 Brian V. Lee

Getting a new mortgage after a foreclosure can be challenging under certain circumstances. But if you want to buy another home, take heart because it is possible. Generally speaking, you will not be able to obtain a mortgage sooner than [ . . . ]

Make Love to Me Tonight — Rod Stewart

July 9, 2017 Brian V. Lee

When I see you standing there when I come home from work My whole heart just skips a beat and I become a flirt We’ve been together many years and my love for you still grows But the dark clouds [ . . . ]

Big Change to Virginia Landlord and Tenant Law

June 30, 2017 Brian V. Lee

On July 1, 2017, a new law takes effect that represents a big change to Virginia landlord and tenant law. The law specifically affects tenants with landlords in foreclosure. Now leases terminate upon foreclosure. This is a big change and [ . . . ]

When It’s Time to Give Up Your Home to Foreclosure

June 12, 2017 Brian V. Lee

Washington, D.C. homeowners facing foreclosure should very carefully examine their options, including voluntary surrender.  Three conditions primarily determine when it’s time to give up your home to foreclosure. Affordability. If you can’t make your monthly mortgage payment anymore, remaining in your [ . . . ]

How Long Does Foreclosure Take?

May 4, 2017 Brian V. Lee

Several factors affect how long it takes to complete a foreclosure in the District of Columbia. You may be living in the property, or you may have it rented. You may need some time to find a new place to [ . . . ]

1 2 3 4 7