In Avoiding the $475,000 Mistake – Entering the Credit Bid attorney John L. Hosack, Buchalter Nemer, and mortgages expert witness Joffrey Long write:
Also critical, any manner in which you instruct the trustee to bid on your behalf could
Be challenged by your investors. You should have provisions in your loan servicing agreement that cover this, or obtain their later authorization to proceed. Even with prior authorization, they should be informed in writing as to the manner in which the bidding will proceed.
Joffrey Long, President of Southwestern Mortgage, chairs the education committee, is a director and is a past president of the California Mortgage Association. He provides litigation consultation for, and is often called upon to testify as an expert in mortgage related litigation matters. See his profile here.