We are back to the point about buying a Los Angeles home for a bargain. You generally get what you pay for.
If you are thinking of buying a home at a foreclosure auction then beware of unknown matters that could pop up, as you will probably not be offered title insurance on the property. In a regular sale, the Seller will be paying for your title insurance. You could be inheriting a bunch of problems which will make it difficult for you when it comes to selling the property.
What matters are we talking about here?
1. Property Taxes
2. Senior Liens
3. HOA Liens if the foreclosing lien is not a first mortgage
4. Federal taxes (IRS has 120 redemption period)
5. Mechanics’ liens that have priority
6. Quiet Title Action due to fraud
7. City Government liens (sewer, trash, abatement, etc.)
8. Federal judgement liens
9. Bankruptcies (if no evidence of the Automatic Stay lifted)
10. Easements, Agreements, and CC&Rs.
You may be able to get a binder from a title company to insure a future transaction ,which may require you to clear all existing matters before an actual sale or refinance.
The foreclosure is not quite the bargain it first seems.
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(all data current as of 9/22/2014)
$149,500 : 1815 E 66TH ST, Los Angeles3 beds, 1 full bath
1 bed, 1 full bath
$214,120 : 1056 West 103rd Street, Los Angeles3 beds, 1 full bath
$219,900 : 345 S ALEXANDRIA AVE, Unit 123, Los Angeles1 bed, 1 full bath
$224,900 : 322 East 57th Street, Los Angeles3 beds, 1 full bath
$229,900 : 957 East 112th Street, Los Angeles3 beds, 2 full baths
$238,600 : 2122 East 111th Street, Los Angeles4 beds, 2 full baths
$240,500 : 2414 Metzler Drive, Los Angeles3 beds, 1 full bath
$252,900 : 719 East 95th Street, Los Angeles2 beds, 2 full baths
$269,900 : 8619 Plevka Avenue, Los Angeles2 beds, 2 full baths
$272,900 : 8918 Beach Street, Los Angeles3 beds, 1 full, 1 part baths
$278,600 : 5331 3RD AVE, Los Angeles3 beds, 2 full baths
$315,900 : 2122 Santa Ana North, Los Angeles4 beds, 3 full baths
$319,900 : 3732 CITY TERRACE DR, Los Angeles3 beds, 3 full baths
$319,900 : 1414 West 81st Street, Los Angeles3 beds, 1 full bath
$325,000 : 242 W 45TH ST, Los Angeles3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
$342,400 : 4732 Topaz Street, Los Angeles1 bed, 1 part bath
$349,000 : 5409 7TH AVE, Los Angeles3 beds, 2 full baths
$349,900 : 11139 South Manhattan Place, Los Angeles4 beds, 2 full baths
$350,800 : 5635 CARLIN ST, Los Angeles2 beds, 1 full bath
$384,900 : 3555 KEYSTONE AVE, Unit 4, Los Angeles1 bed, 1 full bath
$390,900 : 1951 West 82nd Street, Los Angeles3 beds, 2 full baths
$399,000 : 3919 N FIGUEROA ST, Los Angeles5 beds, 2 full baths
$409,900 : 11307 Southwest Boulevard, Los Angeles3 beds, 2 full baths
$439,400 : 1198 CRENSHAW, Unit 2, Los Angeles3 beds, 3 full baths
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