Talk to the Foreclosure lawyer in Massachusetts. The homeowner may be unwilling to sell the property due to sentimental value attachment and thus making the process difficult. Buying property through a foreclosure auction does not allow for inspection of the property before purchasing it thus making the purchase a gamble of the state of the property. The investor needs to conduct a thorough research and be well-informed before purchasing a property that is to be foreclosed. Inspection of the property is important to ensure it is still in good condition.