Pre-Foreclosure Help

Feb. 20, 2009

Why Obama's Plan will Increase Short Sales and Foreclosures!

Here's a re-run of my
analysis of the Obama Housing Plan:

and not just for St. Louis MO homeowners who may be in trouble, it is much ado
about nothing ... To complicate things, unfortunately, our friends in the media
know little (and want to report less about the ...

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Feb. 19, 2009

Latest Podcast - Obama Housing and Foreclosure Plan

The latest Podcast is now available online:

St. Louis Market Overview Real Estate Podcast

understanding of the real estate market in St. Louis is second to
none.  Any party interested in finding out what's really going on would
be well suited to listen to his ...

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Feb. 15, 2009

Stimulus Bill the Economy and Real Estate – A positive perspective for St. Louis MO

The following is our analysis and review of the Stimulis Bill and Treasury
announcements made this week – This is the number one topic on every home buyer
and seller in the St. Louis MO market at present.


The Stimulis package
AND the Treasury's package related to stabilizing ...

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Feb. 10, 2009

Former HUD Secretary shares view on Job Losses vs. Home Price Drops driving foreclosures


Former Secretary shares his views on CNBC this morning in key areas that all home buyers and sellers in St. Louis should pay attention to:

*  Buyers are moving back into markets - including Saint Louis - as rates move up.  Fear that they may miss their best opportunities to buy ...

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Jan. 24, 2009

Short Sale Frequently Asked Questions - What you need to know!

Frequently Asked
Questions - Short Sales

What is a Short Sale? 

Short Sale is the sale of a home or condo in the St. Louis MO area from which
the sales proceeds are not sufficient to pay off the existing loan(s) and the
mortgage lender(s) agree to accept ...

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Jan. 8, 2009

Near Foreclosure and In Need of a Short Sale



What is a Short Sale? If you have to sell your home and you want to avoid continuous late mortgage payments and/or a foreclosure then a short sale is one option. A short sale is when your mortgage company accepts less than what is owed. To cut ...

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Oct. 27, 2008

St. Louis MO Real Estate Total Market Overview - Real Estate Market Update

Cottrell Report – Total Market Overview for Week Ending 10/24/08

Saint Louis


Real Estate Market Update & Overview


Current WK

4 Weeks Prior

1 Year Ago


Active Listings





Pending Ratio





Price ...

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March 10, 2008

Cottrell Realty Group's Short Sale Listing Referral Program Takes Off - Much Needed Solution for St. Louis and St. Charles area Realtors!

Short Sale Listing Referral ProgramSaint_louis_mo_foreclosure_2

Cottrell Realty Group is pleased to announce that it has received a record number of inquiries and referrals from St. Louis and St. Charles area real estate agents since January 1, 2008 -  These  agents have reached out to our team due to our industry ...
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March 10, 2008

Pre-Foreclosure / Short Sale a Viable Alternative for Many Troubled Saint Louis and St. Charles Homeowners

"Record number of St. Louis and St. Charles area homeowners Seek Help to Avoid Foreclosure!"
Saint_louis_mo_foreclosure For Saint Louis / St. Charles metropolitan area homeowners struggling to make payments, sitting with a home or condo with no or negative equity (and unable to refinance a rapidly increasing ...
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