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If you’re facing a home foreclosure, we may have some options for you. It’s no secret that home foreclosures in Ohio are trending upward, not to mention the unknown economic effects from coronavirus that are still to come. If you have received a Summons or Complaint in Foreclosure, the time to act is now.
A foreclosure proceeding begins with the lender filing a lawsuit in your county Common Pleas Court. Once the lawsuit is filed, a defendant (homeowner) has 28 days to respond or risk loss of their home by default judgment. If the lender eventually forecloses on the home, the property may be referred for Sheriff sale. By seeking help early in the foreclosure process, you may increase the number of options available to help keep you and your family in the home.
While there are several pathways to fighting a foreclosure, at France Law Group we are able to provide the following services to our home foreclosure clients: