Zillow Advice: Buying a Foreclosure - Who do I contact for a property that is listed in pre-foreclosure, that I am intersted in llooking a http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Who-do-I-contact-for-a-property-that-is-listed-in-pre-foreclosure-that-I-am-intersted-in-llooking-a/519703/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate A home in pre-foreclosure ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Who-do-I-contact-for-a-property-that-is-listed-in-pre-foreclosure-that-I-am-intersted-in-llooking-a/519703/ A home in pre-foreclosure is not on the market and not available for sale.&nbsp; <br/><br/>Only those properties currently listed as foreclosed can be toured.&nbsp; Find a buyers agent who will help you and they can explain the process to you. Tue, 26 Nov 2013 13:46:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Who-do-I-contact-for-a-property-that-is-listed-in-pre-foreclosure-that-I-am-intersted-in-llooking-a/519703/ 2013-11-26T13:46:00Z This is an emotional time ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Who-do-I-contact-for-a-property-that-is-listed-in-pre-foreclosure-that-I-am-intersted-in-llooking-a/519703/ This is an emotional time for the owner of a house facing foreclosure. He may be exploring opportunities to avoid a foreclosure. It would be best if you wait it out and see whether it does end in a foreclosure. If so, you could bid for it in an auction.&nbsp; Thu, 21 Nov 2013 18:55:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Who-do-I-contact-for-a-property-that-is-listed-in-pre-foreclosure-that-I-am-intersted-in-llooking-a/519703/ 2013-11-21T18:55:00Z Most homes in pre-foreclosure ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Who-do-I-contact-for-a-property-that-is-listed-in-pre-foreclosure-that-I-am-intersted-in-llooking-a/519703/ Most homes in pre-foreclosure are not currently on the market, so there is no option to look at it. <br/><br/>You can learn more about possibilities of <a href="http://www.zillow.com/foreclosures/buyer/buying-a-preforeclosure-property/">purchasing preforeclosures at this link.</a><br/><br/> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 18:37:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Who-do-I-contact-for-a-property-that-is-listed-in-pre-foreclosure-that-I-am-intersted-in-llooking-a/519703/ 2013-11-21T18:37:00Z If it's not listed with a ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Who-do-I-contact-for-a-property-that-is-listed-in-pre-foreclosure-that-I-am-intersted-in-llooking-a/519703/ If it's not listed with a Realtor, I suggest you send a well-written letter to the homeowner. &nbsp;A knock on the door will most likely not be welcomed! Thu, 21 Nov 2013 18:23:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Who-do-I-contact-for-a-property-that-is-listed-in-pre-foreclosure-that-I-am-intersted-in-llooking-a/519703/ 2013-11-21T18:23:00Z You have to contact the owner ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Who-do-I-contact-for-a-property-that-is-listed-in-pre-foreclosure-that-I-am-intersted-in-llooking-a/519703/ You have to contact the owner directly.&nbsp; Until the home is foreclosed on, the owner is in control of the property.&nbsp; Be careful if you attempt to make personal contact at the residence.&nbsp; They may not be very happy since they are in default on their loan. Thu, 21 Nov 2013 18:01:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Who-do-I-contact-for-a-property-that-is-listed-in-pre-foreclosure-that-I-am-intersted-in-llooking-a/519703/ 2013-11-21T18:01:00Z