Don’t delay contacting a Philadelphia Foreclosure Defense Attorney

Don’t delay contacting a Philadelphia Foreclosure Defense Attorney

Philadelphia Foreclosure Defense Attorney

It is too common for our office to receive a phone call from a homeowner the day of or before a real estate mortgage foreclosure sale or real estate tax sale inquiring whether they may save their home from auction.  Generally speaking, the closer to the auction of real estate the less options are available to the homeowner.  It is well settled that a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy by virtue of the automatic stay will stop the sale of real estate by way of auction from occurring, thereby saving the real estate from sale to a third party investor.

The automatic stay, imputed at the time of filing a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy under 11 U.S.C. 362(a)(2) reads:

“a petition filed under section 301, 302, or 303 of this title, operates as a stay… applicable to all entities, of the enforcement, against the debtor or against property of the estate, of a judgment obtained before the commencement of the case under this title…”

Although the filing of the Chapter 13 Plan stops the auction of the subject real estate, the Petitioner maintains the obligation to make timely and regular future monthly payments on the real estate and repay the mortgage or tax arrears over a three to five year period through the Proposed Chapter 13 Plan.

It is imperative to consult with a Philadelphia mortgage foreclosure defense lawyer early in the foreclosure process.  As the foreclosure process proceeds, fees, costs, interest and arrearages continue to grow and therefore the amount of the monthly repayments under a Chapter 13 Plan grow as well.

Lastly, the earlier in the process an attorney is consulted, the greater the foreclosure defense options may be available to the homeowner.  In addition to Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Sadek and Cooper handles foreclosure defense strategies through litigation, short-sales and modification of mortgage.

To speak to an attorney regarding saving your home from foreclosure and the options available to you, please contact one of our offices listed below.

CENTER CITY PHILADELPHIA: 1315 Walnut Street, #302 Phila., PA 19107                          215-545-0008
NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA: 2375 Woodward Street, #105 Phila., PA 19115                      215-545-0009
DELAWARE COUNTY OFFICE: 1515 Wallingford Road, #218, Springfield, PA 19064           610-432-3111
BUCKS COUNTY OFFICE: 1609 Woodbourne Road, Suite 203, Levittown, PA 19057           215-545-1055
NEW JERSEY OFFICE: 302 Washington Avenue, Suite 101 West, Moorestown, NJ 08057  215-545-0008

Philadelphia Foreclosure Defense Attorney

GET YOUR FREE CONSULTATION

superlawyers_badge

SEEWHAT OUR CLIENTS ARE SAYING

Thomas Wright
Thomas Wright
15:09 24 Apr 18
Sadek and Cooper Law did a great job on my bankruptcy case. I really appreciate their assistant. Thank you
Kelly McKenna
Kelly McKenna
11:57 19 Apr 18
This form - specifically Yoninah Orenstein and Patrick Cooper are PHENOMENAL. They were great to work with, very fair with legal fees, and successful in getting an excellent settlement for my divorce (short term marriage
Dessiana Cruz
Dessiana Cruz
13:11 04 Apr 18
I was nervous about bankruptcy, but from the moment I stepped in your office I felt at ease. This process was so easy with your help, that yesterday I was talking to my coworkers about it and recommending your firm to them. You make something that’s scary seem easy and I thank you so much for helping me!
Valerie Nesbitt
Valerie Nesbitt
14:51 03 Apr 18
Sadek and Cooper have been excellent. Everyone has been extremely helpful and patient. The lawyers I have worked with, Matt and Brad, are extremely knowledgeable. I felt very comfortable with them handling my case.
Marlena Lucas
Marlena Lucas
16:08 02 Apr 18
Very simple. Any time I had questions, they were answered quickly. The lawyers are just great. Just a fast painless process.
James Smith Sr
James Smith Sr
13:19 14 Mar 18
Everything has been great. Really awesome job with my case... You and your staff have done a perfect job in my opinion.
Michkel Davis
Michkel Davis
17:02 09 Mar 18
Mr. Sadek was the best and most thorough lawyer I’ve ever met. He’s very human and caring about our case. His whole staff is great too. Highly recommend...
Tamika Richardson
Tamika Richardson
14:56 01 Mar 18
My bankruptcy went very smoothly with your firm. No issues. You are all very nice. That’s why I recommend my sister to your firm and your now helping her too! Thanks again.
Geraldine Ross
Geraldine Ross
14:14 28 Feb 18
This is an Excellent firm to work with; my questions were answered in a timely manner and I felt very supportive in handling my bankruptcy. I would highly recommend this firm to others who have found themselves in a position like mine.
Lavern Baker
Lavern Baker
17:03 23 Feb 18
You are all super lawyers. Brad and Matt made me feel comfortable. Every one in your office so nice and just made it easy. You’re the best!
peter b
peter b
19:42 21 Feb 18
Thank you, Sadek and Cooper Law offices for your dedication on my behalf. I appreciate Matthew and Patrick and your staff and all that everyone did to support me in this legal matter. You took an embarrassing, sad experience, for me, and turned it into a successful solution without all the emotional pain expected. After dealing with a loan modification company for over eighteen months without going to an attorney first that is the biggest mistake anyone can make. The Modification Companies set out to sell you lies, broken promises and dilute the homeowner's assets with no knowledge of any kind of law. I can't stress enough stay away from Modification companies, as a Military Veteran and family man, protect you or your family best interest. Go directly to Sadek and Copper you will not regret it! This firm moves with Super speed and diligence protecting you and your family's the entire process, even after watching some of these other attorneys in the courtroom appearing to mishandled their clients’ cases before the Trustee. You made it easy and I’m finally getting my financial life back on track! Thank you for your prompt replies to me, your clear information and preparation needed when at the courthouse. I would of course recommend you to others and I am glad you were the one who had my case. Kind genuine law firm who treats you like family. God bless you all and I pray for your continued success in your field of expertise. This firm is Super Lawyers for a reason. They are the best at what they do! Pete
Doug Tinlin
Doug Tinlin
06:55 15 Feb 18
Brad Sadek gave me hope when he decided to handle my mortgage for enclosure defense. I had exactly 10 days left of the 30 days ultimatum given me, but he was able to bargain for an extra 30 days for me to pay up. That duration turned out just right.
Jacinth Jacinth
Jacinth Jacinth
16:07 31 Jan 18
Excellent service. Brad and Matt were outstanding and friendly. They helped me through this. I’ve never met attorneys like these. Thank you!
julie njoku
julie njoku
12:29 24 Jan 18
Brad Sadek is excellent!. He understands and he's fair. You feel like you have someone fighting for you. The staff is friendly, professional, and courteous. These guys are the best at what they do !
Owen Black
Owen Black
20:14 09 Jan 18
Thanks for the great service! I would recommend this firm highly. Throughout the years I have been helped by this firm greatly and very much appreciated.
Steven Rychalsky
Steven Rychalsky
15:30 09 Jan 18
Sadek and Cooper law office was a wonderful experience to work with. Bankruptcy is a difficult experience but they helped with the stress so much and made it easy. I would recommend Sadek and copper too anyone.
Chris Kourelias
Chris Kourelias
19:09 28 Dec 17
Working with both Brad & Matthew was a pleasure. Both gentlemen are extremely knowledgeable and helpful in providing me the right assistance needed to make the correct decision to benefit me in the long run. I would recommend both candidates to anyone looking for assistance with a reputable law firm.
Jennyfer Santana
Jennyfer Santana
21:17 21 Dec 17
Highly Recommended. Matt & Brad assisted with my case. I felt comfortable throughout the entire process. Matt was very understanding, patient, and ensured he answered all my questions! Both great guys and very friendly! It was a pleasure working with Matt and Brad.
Next Reviews Write a review
Call Us Now