if the property i'am looking at is a short sale ,does that mean its in foreclosure or about to go toabout to go ,are there ways of contacting the bank or lenders ? and how long is the wait ? am i still required to do a home inspection/ or when its listed "as is" thats it . can i ask for closing help ?January 18 2009 - Bowie00YesReport 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.