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What Happens to Equity in a Foreclosure After Divorce?

The divorce process can be complex and stressful. If a foreclosure is also in the mix, that stress can multiply for everyone involved. Read more to see what exactly happens to ones equity during the divorce and foreclosure process.

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How to Buy a Foreclosed Home in California

Homes in California sell in foreclosure auctions, often. In this blog, we take you through the steps of purchasing one of these homes.

California Foreclosures Can Strike Anyone at Anytime

Unfortunately, foreclosures have surged 181 percent in the nation since March of 2020. Chicago, New York, Houston, and sadly, even Los Angeles have been the hardest hit cities.  California foreclosures continue to rock the state. They are even affecting the […]

Facing a Foreclosure in California? Here’s What Will Happen

California has the 2nd highest foreclosure rate in the entire country. Knowing the process and types of foreclosures can help you and your family.

Useful Homeowner Protections For 2022: Federally Backed Mortgage Laws

Did you know there are new mortgage laws to protect your home against foreclosure? For example, suppose you are under financial strain because of the coronavirus pandemic. In that case, you will be pleased to know the consumer financial protection bureau has extended its procedural safeguards […]

2022 Homeowner Law Updates You Need to Know

According to one survey, about 40% of Americans think that buying a new home is the most stressful event in their adult life. Owning a home doesn’t have to be stressful. At Estavillo Law Group, we have over 50 years’ worth […]

California Tenant Laws You Need To Know For 2022

Every new year poses an extreme challenge for both tenants and landlords alike due to the new tenant laws that are proposed. It can be hard to keep up with these sometimes, which might often lead to major confusion or even worse— […]

2022 California Housing Bills You Should Know

The population in California is over 39 million people with a 0.5 percent annual growth. With this number comes policies about housing and these bills include new rules to help ease the state’s housing shortage. California Housing Bills can give homeowners a […]

Alameda Foreclosure Help: Can You Be Foreclosed On From A Junior Lien Or Second Mortgage?

In the third quarter of 2021, foreclosures reached a new high. Lenders foreclosed on approximately 45,517 properties during this quarter, primarily occurring when the COVID-19 bailout programs ended. If you have more than one loan on your house, you might […]

Foreclosure Strategies To Avoid Filing Last Minute In Alamo, CA

Homebuyers take on a mortgage to finance their home. However, not every homeowner can afford their mortgage. People can fall behind on mortgage payments for various reasons. Some lose their jobs, while others spend too much money. If you fall […]


Reach Out to an Oakland Real Estate Attorney Today

Disputes concerning real estate can have a significant financial impact on individuals and businesses alike. If there is a dispute and it appears that a compromise is not possible, it may be necessary to initiate litigation. This could mean participating in settlement or mediation talks or even bringing a formal lawsuit to civil court.

An Oakland real estate lawyer may be able to help. They are prepared to take the lead in settlement talks that could help to avoid costly court cases. However, if the case does go to court, they will take every step necessary to protect your rights. Contact us now to learn more.

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