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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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Estavillo Law Successful in Another Sacramento Foreclosure Case

Case Name: Barcellos v. Franklin Credit Management Corporation; Bosco Credit II, LLC; Deutsche Bank National Trust Company as Certificate Trustee on behalf of Bosco Credit II Trust Series 2010-1; First American Title Insurance Company; and Does 1-20  Victory over the following Defendants: Franklin Credit Management Corp.; Bosco Credit II, LLC; and Deutsche Bank National Trust…

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Zombies Aren’t Just for Halloween

With Halloween just around the corner, the words, zombie foreclosure, may seem like holiday terminology but according to data from ATTOM Data Solutions, over 14,000 properties in the foreclosure process were vacant as of the end of Q3 2017. Although this number has decreased dramatically over the last few years due to increased demand, there…

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Latasha Allen Joins Law Offices of Jason W. Estavillo

We are excited to welcome Latasha Allen to the firm.  As our Client Relations Manager, Latasha will be working with our new clients to get them acquainted with the firm and helping to ensure all of your questions are answered when you decide to engage our services. Latasha brings with her a unique background in real estate having served…

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Recent Court Victories for Our Foreclosure Law Clients

The Law Offices of Jason W. Estavillo, P.C. has had a busy few months battling the banks on behalf of our foreclosure clients.  Our victories include: California Court of Appeals First Appellate – We convinced the Court that the trial judge in Contra Costa County Superior Court had errored when it granted a judgment in…

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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 funds…

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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 of…

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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 interest…

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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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