Seven Foreclosure Scams To Watch Out For - Forbes.com
a run down of foreclosure scams
phony counseling agencies
phony loan transactions
Internet phone scams
If you live in San Diego California or the Sarasota Bradenton area of florida -
You may need a lawyer - you may need a Realtor you may need both. I can not think of any circumstances where it would be advisable to pay a short sale consultant or foreclosure consultant instead of hiring an experienced lawyer.
You can get a lot of legal work for the consultants fee and the rest of the work in a pre-foreclosure can be done by a Realtor in exchange for the listing.