1. The Ugly House Problem: What the Government is Doing About Foreclosure in the Shadow of a Housing Crisis

    The origin of the “ugly house” can range from a death in the family, a divorce and so much more but often times it’s based on foreclosure. The moment when that house you bought, hoping it would become a home, turns into a massive burden that is putting your financial livelihood into danger is often too much of a reality check. When a house becomes an ugly house that you want nothing to do wi…Read More

  2. What it Means When Your Ugly House Becomes a Foreclosure

    If you lived through the Great Recession, you’re at least familiar with the idea of foreclosure. Back then, millions of families became intimately familiar with the process surrounding foreclosure and even now, around 250,000 families enter into foreclosure every three months. It’s a scary ordeal and it can feel daunting to watch it loom nearer on the horizon. But if you’re more sure of what…Read More

  3. Repair Bills Can Make A Profitable Property into an Unwanted, Ugly House

    When you’ve only just decided to sell a house there can be so many surprises waiting for you. If you don’t have the money to perform certain repairs, you’ll be cutting out huge portions of profit from the sale of the house and putting money into an unwanted property never makes sense. Sometimes, it can be easier to just classify a property as an ugly house and call it a day. This is especial…Read More