Does bankruptcy get rid of a deficiency judgment on my mortgage? 14 Answers as of February 14, 2011

Does bankruptcy get rid of a deficiency judgment on my mortgage?

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William C. Gosnell, Attorney at Law
William C. Gosnell, Attorney at Law | William C. Gosnell
Yes.
Answer Applies to: Tennessee
Replied: 2/14/2011
Law Office of Larry Webb
Law Office of Larry Webb | Larry Webb
What do you mean by deficiency judgment on your mortgage? Generally, yes.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 2/14/2011
The Law Office of Brian Nomi
The Law Office of Brian Nomi | Brian H. Nomi
Yes, absolutely. A deficiency is a regular unsecured debt, capable of being discharged in bankruptcy. Contact a good local attorney for more info on this.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 2/14/2011
Rhonda R. Werner Schultz, PL
Rhonda R. Werner Schultz, PL | Rhonda R. Werner Schultz
Yes, if following a foreclosure and it may following a short sale.
Answer Applies to: Wisconsin
Replied: 2/14/2011
Stuart Jon Bierman  Attorney at Law
Stuart Jon Bierman Attorney at Law | Stuart Jon Bierman
Yes, usually a bankruptcy will get rid a deficiency judgment regarding a mortgage.
Answer Applies to: New Jersey
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