Louisville KY Foreclosures for Sale

If you are looking for a home in the Louisville area you might consider purchasing a property that was in foreclosure.  While not for everyone, if you do some research, ask the right questions and seek professional advice, foreclosure properties can give you some real bang for your buck.

Here are some ideas to help you guard your investment before you buy a property that came onto the market due to foreclosure:foreclosure properties in Louisville KY

Foreclosure properties in Louisville take time get listed on the market.  If you see a home that interests you and it appears to be unoccupied, check with your real estate professional to see if it is available. If it is in a foreclosure process, it may be some months before the property is listed on the market. Once the sale is advertised, your work begins. If a home was in foreclosure, compare the property value to others in the area. Is the listing price favorable? If so, you can schedule an appointment to see the home.

 If you really like what you see and would like to place an offer on the home, consider hiring a certified home inspector to carefully assess the condition of the property. A successful home inspection can be made a condition of your sale offer. This is important, because if the previous owner was under financial pressure, he/she may not have properly maintained the home. Getting a home inspection report can save you save you nightmares later.

One other safeguard you may be able to put into place on a foreclosure property is a home owner’s warranty.  Often this can be made a condition of the sale and requires the owner to purchase one year of home owner warranty coverage at their expense. That way, if the unexpected happens you are facing a small deductible, not a major repair.

In today’s market, foreclosure properties can offer an incredible value if you do the research and take the time to guard your investment before you buy.

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These Foreclosures for sale are updated every day from the  Louisville KY MLS. If you would like more information on any of these Louisville Foreclosures for sale, just click the "Request More Information" button when viewing the details of that property. We can provide you with disclosures, past sales history, dates and prices of homes recently sold nearby, and more.

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5529 Wilke Farm Ave
Louisville, KY 40216
5529 Wilke Farm Ave Louisville, KY 40216
1 of 29
$229,810 ( $4,690 )
Subdivision: Wilke Ridge
BEDS
3
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
2,391
BUILT
2015
ON SITE
105Days
MLS
1520902
3 bedroom, 2.5 bath two story home. Bank owned foreclosure, sold as-is. Home is only three years old. Square footage is not warranted. Buyer is responsible for de-winterization for any inspections.
570 Whitetail Dr
Taylorsville, KY 40071
570 Whitetail Dr Taylorsville, KY 40071
1 of 17
$119,900
Subdivision: Deer Hollow Estates
BEDS
3
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,195
BUILT
1990
ON SITE
34Days
MLS
1525025
This bank owned property is ready for you to put your personal touches to make it the perfect home. Set at the end of a private cul-de-sac on a large 1.31 acre lot this 3 bedroom 2 bath home has a...
8814 Third Street Rd
Louisville, KY 40272
8814 Third Street Rd Louisville, KY 40272
1 of 22
$110,000
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
3
BATHS
1
SQ.FT.
1,671
BUILT
1965
ON SITE
133Days
MLS
1519305
Acreage! This property needs more than TLC, it's an investor special. -Fire damage- The floors feel firm and the walls are mostly intact. The lot is nearly 3 acres with a beautiful treed back...
163 Cedar St
Shepherdsville, KY 40165
163 Cedar St Shepherdsville, KY 40165
1 of 14
$69,900 ( $7,000 )
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
3
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,350
BUILT
1994
ON SITE
196Days
MLS
1514297
Listed for sale is this bank owned REO manufactured home convenient to I-65 in Shepherdsville. Home sits on large plot of land with three bedroom and two bath home with two car garage and pool.
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