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Alan May, Real Estate Pro in Evanston, IL
Alan May answered:
I got no response when I contacted the builder about new condos being built. No ads,too. Now I hear they are all sold out. What should I have done?
You should have hired your own local Realtor as your own buyer's agent, and s/he would have made sure you had all the information you needed regarding the new condos, and if possible, s ... more
1 vote Share Flag Sat Dec 12, 2015 Home Buying in 11235
Lmyork3, Home Owner in Columbia, SC
Lmyork3 answered:
Is Seller obligated to help buyer secure financing?
It's the buyer's lender requiring info on the (2) conditions are inspected/repaired. This can especially be the case if the lender is providing the buyer with a VA or FHA mortgage which ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 29, 2015 Home Buying in 11235
Margmary2, Home Buyer in Minneapolis, MN
Margmary2 asked:
I'm the seller, do I have to pay for repair if the inspector said I have low water pressure in the house? I'm in Minnesota, and does it have to be up to a certain code?
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 5, 2015 Home Buying in 11235
Shane Milne, Real Estate Pro in Laguna Niguel, CA
Shane Milne answered:
Is anybody offering mortgages without MI when you put less than 20% down?
Pavel, we offer an 80/10/10 1st & 2nd mortgage combo so you can avoid PMI. 80% of the sales price on the 1st, 10% on the 2nd (termed as "subordinate" or "secondary" financing), and you ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 6, 2015 Home Buying in 11235
Rhonda Holt, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
Rhonda Holt answered:
What's our buying power and our options if we don't want to put 20% down?
Hello, I'm not sure what area you live in, but there are options for you if you and your wife are first time home buyers. If you qualify and plan to buy a house you can apply for an FHA ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 1, 2015 Home Buying in 11235
Austin Parta…, Real Estate Pro in Quincy, MA
Austin Partain answered:
How do I check if the house I want to buy wasn't damaged by hurricane sandy? (Sheepshead bay, Brooklyn area)
If there is no visible damage, the inspection will tell all. If you see any patches, or areas that look new/newer than others, request for the permits pulled to complete repairs/renovat ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 23, 2015 Home Buying in 11235
NCHomes Team, Real Estate Pro in Chapel Hill, NC
NCHomes Team answered:
i am in a lease to deed contract and six months into my first home it was hit by an F4 tornado,seller instead to repsr and use the ins on his home,
Not sure what your question is, but rest assured you're already finding out why no buyer should ever get involved with a lease to own property.

Rent or Lease to Own is more urban my ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 16, 2014 Home Buying in 11235
Home Searcher, Home Buyer in Las Vegas, NV
Home Searcher answered:
How to check if a lien was placed on a property (NYC)?
For a small fee of $49, you can get a detailed property report at www.nextace.com that has lien and judgement information along with tax record, mortgage information and ownership histo ... more
9 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 11, 2014 Home Buying in 11235
Kathryn Lilly, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
Kathryn Lilly answered:
Assessment charges one after another
This is unfortunately one of the many problems with the legal structure of a Condo.
Condos are better if they collect reserve funds to take care of all common repairs and capital impro ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 22, 2014 Home Buying in 11235
Gerald Browne, Real Estate Pro in bROOKLYN, NY
Gerald Browne answered:
How does short sale work?
A Short Sale is just like any other sale with one key difference, means selling a house for what its worth even though that sale price is less than the mortgage owed on the property!
1 vote Share Flag Sun Mar 30, 2014 Home Buying in 11235
Kawain Payne, Real Estate Pro in Seal Beach, CA
Kawain Payne answered:
What is the seller responsible for, does the seller need to pay for tenting the house for termites? Does the seller need to have the house inspected?
Seller usually pays for termite tenting. Buyer pays for property inspection

Kawain Payne, Realtor
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 19, 2013 Home Buying in 11235
Sales N Rent…,  in 10004
Sales N Rentals answered:
Hello I would like to buy a 2 bedroom apartment in brooklyn or state island but I've got a tough situation
Hi Sergey, I may be able to help please inbox me with your email address and I will let you know of the homes we have available and how the seller can assist you with purchase.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 20, 2013 Home Buying in 11235
Joseph Runfo…, Real Estate Pro in Staten Island, NY
Joseph Runfola answered:
Flood Insurance
The Wall St. Journal has an interesting and informative article regarding flood insurance prices;
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323446404579008922222799170.html?KEYWORD ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 9, 2013 Home Buying in 11235
Tatiana Davis,  in Brooklyn, NY
Tatiana Davis answered:
Could you please provide the contact info to those companies that conduct searches on the credit worthiness of potential renters? Thanks
Rob, are you a landlord trying to get this information so you can personally run credit checks?

Tatiana Davis
Davis & Associates Realty
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 25, 2013 Home Buying in 11235
Robert DiAlb…, Real Estate Pro in Coral Springs, FL
Robert DiAlberto answered:
Is there a website or a public info roster on Deadbeat Tenants?
Thought more about this question. My opinion is that if the potential tenant has a poor credit rating it is a bad sign. True there are explanations but a bad credit score should at le ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 21, 2013 Home Buying in 11235
Janine Young, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
Janine Young answered:
How to check what bank recently closed in coop building?
Acris is the BEST resource!
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jun 19, 2013 Home Buying in 11235
Alena Kubiak, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Alena Kubiak answered:
I'm looking for a Buyer's agent for Sheepsheadbay area (11235). Any recommendation?
Alena Kubiak
Licensed Real Estate Salesperson
ReMax Metro Real Estate
(347) 429 4423
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 26, 2013 Home Buying in 11235
Mitchell Fel…, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Mitchell Feldman answered:
The house I'm buying has termite damage to window sills and walls. Does the seller have to pay to have the work done?
Dear Mm:

There is no law that says they have to make such a repair. You can ask the sellers if they would be willing to address it but in the end they are not required to. Of course, ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 17, 2013 Home Buying in 11235
mendy Lipsker, Real Estate Pro in brooklyn, NY
mendy Lipsker answered:
I am looking for an agent who works in brooklyn and staten island ny
Hi Paul,
feel free to call us:646-662-5454,
0 votes Share Flag Mon Nov 26, 2012 Home Buying in 11235
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