Foreclosure Timelines

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Foreclosure timelines can vary depending on the state and specific circumstances of the foreclosure. Generally, the foreclosure process involves several steps, including:

  1. Pre-foreclosure: This is the period of time before the foreclosure process officially begins. During this time, the homeowner may receive a notice of default from the lender indicating that they have fallen behind on their mortgage payments.
  2. Foreclosure proceedings: If the homeowner does not bring their mortgage payments current or work out a repayment plan with the lender, the lender will begin the foreclosure proceedings. The length of time for these proceedings can vary depending on the state and local laws. In some states, the process can take as little as a few months, while in others it can take over a year.
  3. Auction or sale: After the foreclosure proceedings are complete, the property is usually sold at a public auction. If the property is not sold at auction, it may become bank-owned and the lender will try to sell it on the open market.

Overall, the foreclosure timeline can range from a few months to several years depending on the specific circumstances of the foreclosure and the state and local laws.


If you are 15 days or more past due on your mortgage payments, it’s important to seek free counseling and assistance as soon as possible. Ignoring the problem will only make it worse and could lead to foreclosure, which could have a devastating impact on your finances and your future.

Free housing counseling and assistance is available to help you explore your options and find a solution that works for you. COHFP-approved counselors can help you understand your mortgage terms and work with your lender to create a plan that fits your financial situation. They can also help you develop a budget, understand your credit score, and find resources for financial assistance and debt management. Seeking free counseling and assistance can help you avoid the stress and uncertainty of foreclosure and can help you keep your home and protect your financial future. Don’t wait until it’s too late – take action now and get the help you need. Contact COHFP and Get in Touch with a Free Approved Housing Counselor today to schedule a free consultation and take the first step towards financial stability.


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