how low can i bid on a short sale home? i heard its harder than buying a bank owned....looking at a home for sale, its a short sale. i heard it is easier to get a bank owned home.the home i am looking at is small, however, asking price high. i don't want to waist my time, if the bank would rather it go into forcloser. thank youthe home is on oceana in waterford mi... Question refers to 4109 Oceana Ave, Waterford, MI 48328September 07 200911YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.