Disabled Navy Vet & Hayward Citizen of The Year Facing Homlessness

 

    UPDATE: We have received an overwhelming number of responses to our “Disabled Navy Vet & Hayward Citizen of The Year Facing Homlessness” blog post with requests from people wanting to help our client. Below is a link to a Go Fund Me page our client’s family has set up for him to help raise…

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Four Steps to Protect Your Home If You Are a Victim of a Natural Disaster

 

  With the recent Fires that impacted California and the devastation they caused and continue to cause we felt it was a good time for us to share some advice about how to protect your home should you become a victim of a natural disaster. With the loss of anyone’s primary dwelling and inevitably all…

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Are We Headed for Another Foreclosure Crisis?

 

 The housing crisis of 2008-2009 left a devastating impact on the millions of Americans who lost, or were threatened to lose, their homes to Wall Street’s greed. While the United States Government bailed out Wall Street, that same effort was not passed down to homeowners and their families who lost their most valuable asset. For…

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The Effects of The New 2018 Tax Law on Your Home

 

  On December 22, 2017, the current administration signed into law The New 2018 Tax Law (Tax Cuts and Jobs Act).  The hotly debated new law has many tax-paying homeowners concerned, especially those who live in higher-end real estate markets such as California. The current Tax Cuts and Job Act Limits the deduction on mortgage…

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Law Offices of Jason Estavillo Starts 2018 With Multiple Wins For Our Foreclosure Clients

 

 The Law Offices of Jason W. Estavillo started 2018 off with foreclosure law wins against U.S. Bank, Mr. Cooper, JP Morgan Chase, U.S. Bank & Wells Fargo. Our victories include: Prevailing against Bank of N.Y. Mellon and Ocwen in Santa Clara County Superior Court after they tried to have our client’s case thrown out. Getting…

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New Year, New Homeowner Bill Of Rights

 

 With the New Year comes new changes – including many to California’s Homeowner Bill of Rights(“HBOR”). While it has not been fully repealed (as many loan servicers incorrectly assume), several sections of HBOR have been replaced or revised. Many of these new rules (all of which have automatically gone into effect as of January 1,…

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After the Fire – Taking Steps to Protect Yourself and Rebuild Your Future

 

  The Law Offices of Jason W. Estavillo would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the many people whose homes, cars, and personal property were ravaged by the recent fire in California. With the loss of anyone’s primary dwelling and inevitably all of his or her possessions, it’s often difficult to know how to…

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Servicemembers Civil Relief Act Protects Homeowners from Foreclosure

 

 November 11th was Veteran’s Day, a day set aside to honor the men and women throughout the years who have bravely fought for the rights and freedom of the American people. These men and women have suspended their lives, said good-bye to loved ones, and left to defend our country, often leaving behind homes and…

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Big Win in San Francisco Yesterday

 

 After being retained by our client less than a week ago, we successfully obtained a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) on our clients multi million dollar commercial real estate property that was facing imminent foreclosure. With less than a week to prepare, we were able to quickly asses the case and persuade the court that there…

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The Lessons from Which We Have Not Learned, We are Destined to Repeat

 

                     The housing crisis of 2008-2009 left a devastating impact on the millions of Americans who lost, or were threatened to lose, their homes to Wall Street’s greed. While the United States Government bailed out Wall Street, that same effort was not passed down to homeowners…

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