Legal Question in Bankruptcy in Ohio


Our house was sold in a sheriff's sale and sold for $84,000.00. We are responsible for $24,000.00 We filed bankruptcy in Sept. 2001, but we didn't include our house. How soon can we file again for the $24000.00 and how will they set up the repayment of the negative amount owed.

Asked on 4/30/03, 2:54 pm

1 Answer from Attorneys

Jay Maynard Attorney at Law

Re: foreclosure

What Chapter bankruptcy did you file. If you filed a Chapter 7, you are not eligible to file again for 7 years. If you filed a Chapter 13, you only have to wait 6 months. Please feel free to call my paralegal Victoria Ring at 800-681-2068 if you have any additional questions.

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Answered on 4/30/03, 3:57 pm

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