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A MAN CAME TO OUR HOUSE AND TOLD MY HUSBAND THAT HE HAD JUST BOUGHT OUR HOME AND THAT WE HAD 12 DAYS TO GET OUT. MY HUSBAND WHO HAD BEEN PAYING OUR BILLS HAD NOT MADE A MORTGAGE PAYMENT SINCE APRIL AND KEPT MAIL FROM ME. THIS MORNING HE TOLD ME EVERYTHING. MY QUESTION IS: DO I HAVE ANY RECOURSE/-/// I WANT TO KEEP OUR HOUSE. WE HAVE THE MEANS TO DO IT.
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Unfortunately, if the house was sold in foreclosure, you have no recourse and you have lost the house. The actions of your husband impact both of you and even if you did not recieve notice, the notices your husband received and hid from you are still considered proper notices. I am sorry for your problem but you cannot reverse the foreclosure sale.

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