Would I be able to keep funds after sale of rental home that I filed under bankruptcy after I pay loan off? 8 Answers as of June 01, 2017

I filed in 2009.

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Ronald K. Nims LLC | Ronald K. Nims
Since you filed in 2009, I assume your case is closed and the trustee has abandoned all assets. Which means you can probably keep any proceeds of a sale over the loan balance but to be sure have a bankruptcy lawyer take a look at your case.
Answer Applies to: Ohio
Replied: 6/1/2017
Richard B. Jacobson & Associates, LLC | Richard B. Jacobson
Generally yes. But check with your lawyer as to other liens against the property. This is very important.
Answer Applies to: Wisconsin
Replied: 4/4/2017
Janet A. Lawson Bankruptcy Attorney
Janet A. Lawson Bankruptcy Attorney | Janet Lawson
Yes, if you have a discharge and the case is closed, those funds are yours.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 4/4/2017
GARCIA & GONZALES, P.C. | Richard N. Gonzales
Pay an experienced lawyer for one or two hours of their time to review your file. Asking for this kind of legal advice is like calling a random doctor on the phone with you asking questions about an Xray and lab result the doctor has never seen, including your medical records.
Answer Applies to: Colorado
Replied: 4/4/2017
Stephens Gourley & Bywater | David A. Stephens
If your bankruptcy is closed then you can keep the net proceeds.
Answer Applies to: Nevada
Replied: 3/27/2017
    Portland Bankruptcy Law Group
    Portland Bankruptcy Law Group | Christopher J. Kane
    Yes, if your bankruptcy case is closed you are free to keep the proceeds from the sale of any of your property.
    Answer Applies to: Oregon
    Replied: 3/27/2017
    Garner Law Office
    Garner Law Office | Daniel Garner
    Yes, unless the bankruptcy trustee identified the rental home as a non-exempt asset after your hearing in 2009.
    Answer Applies to: Oregon
    Replied: 3/27/2017
    A Fresh Start
    A Fresh Start | Dorothy G Bunce
    An attorney would need to review the bankruptcy file to be sure that the rental property is not part of your bankruptcy estate. Based on what you have disclosed, I am simply not able to say for sure.
    Answer Applies to: Nevada
    Replied: 3/27/2017
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