With the twisted shape the housing market is in right now, everyone's got something at stake. But if you're among those right-place-right-time-ers who are in a position to buy a home, others' misfortunes might give you something to gain. Closing on a foreclosed, as-is home is a great bargain as well as a great hobby as you try to fix it up to be your dream home. But still, the search for the perfect fixer-upper can be daunting...
Helpful tips blog Make Use Of just published a great resource of some of the best Web sites to help you through your foreclosure search. The best part is that all these resources are free. The savings just keep adding up!
Their advice obviously takes you first to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), a complete resource for information on homes for sale that are in foreclosure, bank owned or government owned.
The rest of the article lists a few free private Web sites that will let you know of foreclosed homes all across the US and provide you with the contact information of an agent in case you find the perfect dwelling. Check out the article on Make Use Of here.