Don’t Go It Alone — Choose SFR


Barbara Asbury, a real estate Broker with Peak Realty & Consulting, LLC in Woodland Park Colorado, has earned the nationally recognized designation - SFR - Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource.  This designation recognizes Barbara Asbury as being an expert in the field of short sale negotiation and foreclosure assistance. 

What is the SFR-Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource?

Designed for real estate professionals at all experience levels, the National Association of

REALTORS® (NAR) Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource certification, or SFR for short, gives you a framework for understanding how to:

  • Direct distressed sellers to finance, tax and legal professionals
  • Qualify sellers for short sales
  • Develop a short-sale package
  • Negotiate with Lenders
  • Protect buyers

As many agents can attest, your ability to close short sales and foreclosures depends

in part on your confidence in seeing these transactions through. Begin building your

confidence today with SFR!

 Short Sales and Foreclosures —  The New “Traditional” Transaction

For many real estate professionals, short sales and foreclosures are the new “traditional” real estate

transaction. Knowing how to help sellers maneuver the complexities of short sales as well as help buyers pursue short sale and foreclosure opportunities are not merely good skills to have in today’s market—they are critical. And while short sales and foreclosures are not for the faint of heart, agents with the proper tools and training can use these specialty areas to build their business for the long term.