How do I qualify for a Short Sale?

To submit a short sale request, you need to have a hardship, a buyer, and the lenders require that you have the house listed with a Realtor.   Your offer from your buyer, along with your financial information, is submitted to your lender for their review to determine if you qualify for a short sale.  There are different types of short sale programs which I will discuss in other paragraphs in this Special Report.  Many homeowners have been informed by their lender that they should sell their property on a short sale.  However, many real estate agents aren’t even taught how to conduct a short sale or how to price the house properly in order to find a buyer.   When you choose the wrong real estate agent, they never find a buyer or they aren’t able to short sale the property at market value and then your house goes to foreclosure.  If you don’t have a buyer, then the lender will not even consider the short sale.  At Sell Fast Realty, Our #1 Focus is YOU!  Once we have your buyer, then you will have to provide the lender with a full financial packet and your short sale begins. 

How severe does my Hardship have to be to receive a Short Sale? 

First of all a hardship is a hardship. Many people right now have the same hardship reasons as you: reduced hours/pay at work, doctor bills, adjustable rate mortgages, insurance premiums increased, escrow accounts increased, divorce, relocation, two house payments, illness, etc.  However, the lender is the only one who can qualify you or your house for a short sale. Having our team of short sale experts who know the in’s and out’s of short sale process will greatly increase your success in getting your short sale approved.

Do I need to be 4-5 months behind on my mortgage payments before the lender will even let me do a short sale?

No, you do not.   I have started working with homeowners who were current on their payments but they knew that in the next 30 days they would be behind.  The lenders need a hardship, so once you have a hardship and you have missed your first payment, then they understand that a hardship exists. However, the lender will typically start legal actions against you within the 4 to 5 month timeframe.


What’s the next step for me?

Take Action Now by calling us at 407-888-3433 or call the Sell Fast Realty Agent who provided you with this Special Report.  You can also go online at or and fill out the contact information.  Please be sure to fill out the form completely for a quicker response.  We will contact you personally within 24 hours to tell you how our expert short sale team can relieve your stress….. Our #1 Focus is YOU!  I am honored that I can educate you with the true facts about foreclosure and we can discuss if you qualify for a Short Sale. I am sure you have some more questions after reading this Special Report and we look forward to discussing them with you on a personal and confidential call with you.

Kimberlee Frank
Real Estate Broker & Short Sale Negotiating Expert

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Kimberlee Frank Real Estate Broker and Teacher/MentorKimberlee Frank is known as “The Real Estate Junkie,” for her unique ability to find ways to creatively help buyers and sellers no matter which direction the real estate market is heading. Kimberlee had already worked as a legal administrator for an Attorney, Builder and Broker for 18 years when she began her Real Estate career in 1998. She dotted the i’s and crossed the t’s on hundreds of real estate transactions and thousands of documents, making her an expert in real estate documentation. Kimberlee’s success began in Fenton, Michigan. She specialized in selling, purchasing, renovating, retailing and lease optioning single-family homes. She has helped many sellers get rid of their “headaches” and helped many buyers find their dream homes!


Since 2003, she has specialized in foreclosures and short sales. After realizing how many families were being forced out of their homes due to financial difficulties, Kimberlee had a heartfelt obligation to use her experience to help those families. She has mitigated and closed over 500 short sales with the mortgage companies, saving Sellers from going into foreclosure. In 2006, Kimberlee and her family moved to Florida. She lives in Oviedo and her Sell Fast Realty Office is in Winter Springs, serving residential and commercial sellers and buyers in multiple counties in Central and Southern Florida.

Kimberlee is also a Trainer and Mentor and has created several different “How To” systems on real estate. Her unique strategies continue to educate real estate professionals across the country. If you have a proven system to help others out of hardship, why wouldn’t you duplicate it and share it with as many people as you can? Kimberlee continues to work with this philosophy!

Kimberlee Frank Author of Big Ideas for Your Business
Kimberlee Frank has been featured on ABC, NBC, FOX, CBS as well as Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, USA Today and numerous other publications. She is the bestselling author of “Big Ideas for Your Business” (Advantage Media 2009). She was also selected as the #1 Short Sale Expert by America’s Premiers Experts.

Please contact Kimberlee at her office at 407-888-3433 to schedule a Free Facts About Foreclosure Seminar. She has numerous testimonials from sellers, buyers and other real estate professionals who are familiar with her giving heart. Whether it is 1 person in need or 1,000…..Kimberlee will educate them on real estate and give them a solution with a peace of mind!

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Are you unsure what to do with your house? Do you need to educate yourself about your options. Click the following link Free Facts About Foreclosure for more information.


God Bless,

Kimberlee Frank


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