When homeowners embark on the bankruptcy process with the help of their Illinois bankruptcy lawyer, they often quickly pack up and move out of their home after receiving a foreclosure notice. When this occurs, many homeowners believe that their lender will take over the property. However, in some situations, the bank does not complete the process and the property’s title remains in the absent homeowner’s name, allowing it to become a zombie title.
Archive for March, 2015
When a loved one passes away, it is important for survivors to understand how the estate will be handled. In many situations, the assets will have to go through probate. People in Illinois and throughout the country may have to go through the process in order to validate the decedent’s will, pay debts or taxes and distribute the property.