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I Am Losing My Home

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 41 People

    I'm not exactly losing it I guess,

    but me and my family are getting kicked out of my house. I've lived in this house since I was 3 years old and am now 19. This house, this neighborhood, it's all comfortable and now because he would get some extra money my landlord has decided to sell my home, forcing me and my...
    skyblue12 skyblue12 18-21, F Jan 20

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    Nineteen And Almost Homeless

    I've lived in my home in Maine for almost 15 years. My grandfather built it when my grandparents moved almost 50 years ago. It's a small brown house with a basement and an attic and three bedrooms, 1 giant bathroom, a medium sized living room and a small kitchen. My grandparents...
    Kuron Kuron 18-21 Sep 9, 2012

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    I Have Lost Everything In A Matter Of Days!!

    Hello, I am a 22 year old single mother of 2, my beautiful, sweet 5 year old, and my unborn son who I am currently pregnant due in 4 months. One day, my car stopped running. The engine blew, and working a minimum wage job with little hours, I cannot afford to restore my vehicle...
    Mshoover22 Mshoover22 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 14, 2013

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    Has Anyone Worked With Loss Mitigation On a Modification?

    I just submitted my loan modification paperwork to Citimortgage today.  I proposed that they take both my mortgages and modify them from 30 years to 40 years and keep my interest rates the same (I have good interest rates...no ARMS). I'm hoping that they'll seriously...
    Roaring20s Roaring20s 41-45, M 2 Responses Aug 24, 2008

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    Sad

    Ive been in my home 4yrs & because my lanlord didnt pay his morgage so now we are gonna have to move we feel like were being punished we are losing everything we worked hard to get I keep asking god why but only god knows.i know in my heart we are gonna be homeless & we are...
    Elizabeth1967 Elizabeth1967 36-40, F Nov 12, 2013

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    I Am Sorry For All Those Losing Their Home

    Just now, I read a story by a lady who is going to lose her home.I live in Sydney Australia and when I hear or read such stories, I really feel very sorry for those affected. We here somehow dodged the impacts of the 2008~09 economic crisis more or less intact in Australia. The...
    nswwoy nswwoy 51-55, M 1 Response Sep 28, 2013

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    Losing My 5 Bedroom Home For $6,800!!!

    I am a 28 yr old woman trying to survive on my own. My father was diagnosed and died of colon cancer/stroke and left me with a house full of debt. I decided to not only work one job but two and walk to and from work by myself in a bad neighborhood even in the winter just to get...
    lilcsmiley lilcsmiley 26-30, F Sep 16, 2011

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    I Am Losing My Home

    we bought our home 10 years and have been paying on time until one year ago.My husbands business went down he was rob and a customer was killed at the place of business and we never recovered from it,We are owing $850,000 and the house is worth $1,400,000 our credit is not good...
    akusika21 akusika21 46-50, F Aug 20, 2013

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    Life, and Hopless.

    A little while ago [with in the past year], our home got damaged by weather, twice in two months. Both were to the point of needing massive aid, the first time we got it, the second we didn't. We moved, leaving alot behind but still owning the property. After we moved, our lively...
    heartwithout heartwithout 36-40 Sep 19, 2009

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    Late Taxes

    We have never missed a mortgage payment. But the bank my husband worked for, and who holds our mortgage, downsized him in June. We were late on our spring property taxes. We believed, according to the state, we chad till Nov. 1st to pay them. But the bank w/o a warning phone...
    Illtrickit Illtrickit 36-40, F Oct 16, 2012

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    Lengthy Sob Story.

    my dad died recently, we have a little over 100,000 in medical bills, and cant aford to rent our farm style home which we have lived in for 2 years now, which before we moved around for a year after losing our house to forclosure. I cant go through this again. I dont want to live...
    BurningCastle BurningCastle 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 2, 2009

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    We Have to Do a Short Sale On Our Home.

    My husband and I would drive by the models and look at each other and say, "Someday we'll go in and look." One day we finally did. Put a deposit down and started to get everything in order. It took 20 months and 3 hurricanes but the house was finally built. I love my...
    caitilie caitilie 41-45, F 10 Responses Jul 4, 2008

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    Family With No Place To Go And No Where To Turn

    I'm in a privately held mortgage with a crack addict I found out after the fact been in my home sense feb of 09 got behind because of partner ship break up of a small business now the phone isn't ringing my wife and four children are scared out of their wits my children are...
    Airezenmaster Airezenmaster 51-55, M Aug 24, 2013

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    Are They Taking Away Your Home?

    If you are losing your home, consider this... People pay tons of money an hour for an attorney to stand up and defend them against cases like this, but their is a solution, legalshield.com. For only $40 a month you get access to the greatest attorneys in your area, they will...
    Cveca Cveca 18-21 2 Responses Oct 27, 2011

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    I Can'T Bear To Lose My Home Of Almost 30 Years

    I have rented the same rent controlled apartment for almost 30 years. This is my home, my refuge, my sanctuary. My landlord sold our house to be demolished last year without even bothering to tell us. We had to read about it in the newspaper. I am outraged and feel betrayed...
    onelegshorter onelegshorter 51-55 Mar 11, 2013

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    How I Got A Loan Modification

    I tried for almost two years to get a loan modification through my lender, Bank of America. Because, after all the only way to get a loan modification is through your lender - right? Well, yes - that is right. But! I had to find out the hard way that you can get an attorney to...
    markchris markchris 31-35 1 Response Aug 5, 2011

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    Tomorrow My Family Is Homeless

    Tomorrow I will lose my home, I did everything to protect my family that I could.  My husband is terminal and everything fell on my shoulders. I did a bankruptcy to protect our home, we had no credit cards it was only day to day bills and medial bills. What...
    mommy2four mommy2four 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 19, 2009

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    Please Pray For Me

    i HARDLY KNOW WHERE TO START.  THINGS HAVE GONE FROM BAD TO WORSE IN SUCH A SHORT TIME.  YOU SEE MY HUSBAND LOST MOST OF HIS PENSION WHEN THE STOCK MARKET HADS IT PROBLEMS.  A VERY LARGE AMOUNT.  HE WAS IN EARLY RETIREMENT AND WE HAD JUST PURCHASED A NEW HOME...
    A10M9 A10M9 56-60 1 Response Sep 13, 2010

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    What Am I Going To Tell My Kids?

    I am a married mother of a 7 year old boy and 3 year old girl. We have lived in our home for 12 years. I began working full time in 1995 when I was 18. I worked no less than 40 hours per week up until 2011 when I took a buyout from my job. It was a crap-shoot really. If I...
    Nichole5 Nichole5 36-40, F 34 Responses Sep 11, 2013

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    I'll Be Losing My Home Soon

    I'll soon be losing my home.   I've only owned it a little over a year. I got laid off from a good paying job a year ago (just 5 months after I closed on this house).  When I bought the house I could afford it.  I don't have an ARM...I've got a good interest...
    Roaring20s Roaring20s 41-45, M 6 Responses Aug 13, 2008

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    Desperately Seeking Hope

    I knew nothing about mortgages, just signed my initials. Five years later I am learning the hard way. We are in a negative amortization loan on our dream home. We owe more than what the house is worth now. We haven't defaulted yet, but on February 1st, our payment more than...
    Hrtbrkg Hrtbrkg 31-35 1 Response Dec 11, 2011

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    I Moved To Denver To Find No House!

    I have had a hard time with this month everything has gone wrong. First we had a grand time going through the airport and boarding the plane to our new home in Denver. Well we got here to find it was a scam and we lost out on our money and left me my wife and 3 little girls ages...
    lifewithbreasts lifewithbreasts 36-40 Sep 30, 2013

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    I'm just loud, confident, funny and polite at school. But when I'm at home I'm completely the opposite. I suppose it's because Im not very close with my family and I try to avoid...
    EmmaBirchall EmmaBirchall 13-15, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I love being home alone. :) If you've read my profile, you probably know I'm a nudist. But I really only get to go naked when I'm home alone. Going out is fun too but that requires...
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    It has always been that way as far as I could remember. Growing up I always wondered what the purpose of life was and what it would be like to have a place to call home. I would...
    SiriusJT SiriusJT 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 2

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    Hi there! For those of you out there who wish to work from home, around your everyday lives, it really is achievable! I absolutely LOVE my company and have found it so easy to...
    rmccluskey rmccluskey 26-30, F 10 hrs ago

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    I was homeschooled up until 8th grade, but now I'm in highschool, I really miss being able to do school alone/:
    LacyMaee LacyMaee 16-17, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    at school im generally the quiet girl who sits in the corner but when im at home i generay am really hyper and doing crazy stuff ??
    marriedtonetflix marriedtonetflix 13-15, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    not losing him but losing the shelter , the warmth, the joy of feeling the love and the care u get..its something about me ..the fear..I saw people's who I loved walked away..but I...
    denez denez 22-25, F Oct 25

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    My husband had a close friend all through school who ended up marrying another friend of his. A few years back, she found him on Facebook (at the time we shared an account) and...
    TheLittleMrs TheLittleMrs 31-35, F 2 days ago

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    My relationship that I am in right now is treated like a marriage. We had the ceremony, but none of the legality due to finance reasons. We currently have in my opinion a very big...
    dixieman84 dixieman84 26-30, M Oct 21

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    I was friends with him for two years. With him for a month. Lost my virginity to him halloween 2014. Broke up 48 hours after. People started spreading bullshit about us, made me...
    livelifefully73 livelifefully73 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 3

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    I have lost a good friend.she moved away by several states.she doesnt answer txt or emails.losing friends is a part of life.But it doesnt make the pain any less
    jtrain jtrain 36-40, M 1 Response Nov 6

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    Im a guy and I been dating girls since Im 16. And now Im 20, and for the very first time I felt in love with a guy. A guy who make me blessed for 2 weeks and the relationship does...
    TheLonelyDude TheLonelyDude 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 7

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    What am I losing? I'm not too sure, but it's something important to my wellbeing. Over this past year I have been learning how to love myself, how to properly care for myself...
    LetMeFIy LetMeFIy 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 9

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    I'm slowly losing my mind. Most of the people I try to reach out to stop talking to me as soon as they get the chance, and the friends I manage to make stop talking to me after a...
    KiwiDan KiwiDan 22-25, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    I've been dealing with a lot of my stuff and whatever. My roommates keep talking about me to other people, and when people come to our room and they talk about me. Whatever it may...
    languagelover1031 languagelover1031 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Regrettably itR17;s challenging to say as Each and every lender has their particular exclusive lending requirements which they use To judge borrowers. WeR17;ve got some info on...
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    Comparing home loan terms and curiosity premiums, in conjunction with sticking to your price range may help you do away with the vast majority of your options. Let your home...
    Laurenazrj90 Laurenazrj90 31-35, M Oct 28

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