Returning Bend soldier finds home in foreclosure



BEND, Ore. (AP) — A Bend soldier on leave from Iraq returned home Tuesday to find the home where he lives with his father had been sold earlier that day back to the bank in a foreclosure.

KTVZ reports ( ) Aaron Collette and his father Tim will enjoy the home they’ve shared the past four years for a couple more days before they expect an eviction notice.

Tim Collette says he expects to file a lawsuit. He says he has put more than $125,000 into the house. He started missing mortgage payments when his construction business was hit by the economic downturn.

Chase Bank won’t comment on Collette’s situation because of privacy laws.


Information from: KTVZ-TV,