I am trying to purchase the first trust deed
of a friend's home who has run into financial difficulties so they can stay in their home. As such, I am trying to make it as difficult as possible for someone else to bid on the property. Questions:
#1 Can only the sheriff conduct a foreclosure sale? I've seen representatives who I don't believe were Sheriffs conduct the sale.
#2 - As the lender, can I conduct the sale?
#3 - If no to question #2, can I hire my own representative to conduct the sale?
#4 - If the Notice of Sale Date has already been published before I purchase the trust deed, and I postpone the sale, do I need to start the 21-day NOS process again?
#5 - If yes to #4, what are my publication requirements? Does publication need to be in the newspaper of greatest circulation in the county or can I use a small newspaper?
#6 - What are the minimum publication requirements? Address?
#7 - Can the sale take place in an inconvenient location as long as it is a government bui