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Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

A Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Plan allows a homeowner to submit a plan to get caught up on their debts, over a 3 to 5 year period. During this time they make their best efforts to pay; most debts which are not paid can be discharged when the plan is completed. A Bankruptcy Attorney will draft […]

Can I Keep My Home If I File Bankruptcy in Pennsylvania?

The short answer to this question is that most persons who file a Bankruptcy Petition will be able to keep their home. Exempting a Home in Bankruptcy In a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, the Debtor gets to keep property that is “exempt.” This property is still subject to any mortgages, or other valid liens. Some liens, […]

Defending Mortgage Foreclosure in Pennsylvania

Being faced with a mortgage foreclosure, and the possible loss of a home, is a difficult experience. There are a number of options for someone who wants to defend against this. The process begins with a formal notice from the bank, sent by certified mail. If no response is made in 30 days, the bank […]