Rodkin on Deficiency Liability in a Short Sale

Readers ask questions, and our real estate expert answers. This week, in a follow-up question to last week’s, a reader named Barry asks if the deficiency in a short sale can be held against both parties on the title if one of them is bankrupt.

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