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Selling a home can take patience, but with proper staging and preparation, a home can sell in no time. Learn what it takes to sell a home with these articles.

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How is the government preventing foreclosures?

A foreclosure is when a mortgage lender takes over a borrower's property due to missed payments. Learn how the government is trying to prevent foreclosures in this article.


How Short Sales Work

 How Short Sales Work

When you can't afford your mortgage and don't want to foreclose, a short sale may seem like a good idea. Find out how short sales work at HowStuffWorks, See more »

What are the best-selling house plans?

 What are the best-selling house plans?

Are you wondering what are the best selling house plans? Check out this article and find out the best selling house plans. See more »

 How are home equity loans repaid?

Home equity loans are repaid according to the terms of your agreement. Learn about the ways home equity loans are repaid in this article. See more »

10 Ways to Stop a Foreclosure

 10 Ways to Stop a Foreclosure

10 ways to stop a foreclosure are explained in this article. Visit HowStuffWorks.com to learn more about the 10 ways to stop a foreclosure. See more »

 Should you choose a short sale over a foreclosure?

Should you choose a short sale over a foreclosure? Visit HowStuffWorks.com to learn if you should choose a short sale over a foreclosure. See more »

Quiz: Don't Take My House!

 Quiz: Don't Take My House!

Test your knowledge of the foreclosure process in our 'Don't Take My House!' quiz. Visit HowStuffWorks.com to challenge your skills with our 'Don't Take My House!' quiz. See more »

10 Benefits of Short Sale over Foreclosure

 10 Benefits of Short Sale over Foreclosure

How can a short sale be better than a foreclosure? Check out 10 benefits of short sale over foreclosure. Visit HowStuffWorks.com to learn more about the 10 benefits of short sale over foreclosure. See more »

Money Matters: Selling Short

 Money Matters: Selling Short

How much do you know about short sales? Test your knowledge of short sales in this quiz from HowStuffWorks. See more »

Can you stop a foreclosure on your home?

 Can you stop a foreclosure on your home?

Can you stop a foreclosure on your home? Find out if you can stop a foreclosure on your home in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

 How to Evict a Tenant

Do you know how to evict a tenant? Find out how to evict a tenant in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »