Harris County, TX: Navy servicemember stationed abroad seeks pro bono help with a case involving a foreclosure sale
Thursday, August 29, 2019
- Location: Harris County
- Organization: ABA Military Pro Bono Project (Texas)
- Case Number: 22456
A Navy servicemember who is stationed abroad seeks pro bono help with a case involving a foreclosure sale. The servicemember purchased real property at a foreclosure sale. The opposing party, a loan servicing company, did not exercise its right of redemption; however, it entered into a contract with a third party to sell the servicemember’s property. The opposing party received a summary judgment against the servicemember, who was unable to respond due to military duties. Under the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, the servicemember wants to set aside the summary judgment and pursue ceasing the sale of the property.