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MCM_STL, Home Buyer in Saint Louis, MO
MCM_STL answered:
When refinancing to an FHA loan, what on earth does peeling paint on the trim of shed located nowhere near the house have to with anything??
Appraisers can be really picky about what they feel detracts from the condition of a property. Peeling paint can be considered a condition problem no matter where it is. Sometimes the t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 30, 2016 Home Selling in 15216
Annetinau, Home Buyer in Ontario, CA
Annetinau answered:
Urgent! Can anyone give me a checklist to prevent VA cash out refinance VA appraisal issues?
One of the requirements of receiving a VA loan is that you must have an appraisal performed on the property. What does this mean for you? If you are a first-time home buyer, or if this ... more
2 votes Share Flag Mon May 11, 2015 Financing in 15216
Ron Berie, Real Estate Pro in Watertown, NY
Ron Berie answered:
Does anyone know hwo much I need to put down for an investment property and what the conditions are for the mortgage to go through?
There are too many unanswered questions to properly answer this question. I would suggest a meeting with a lender.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 1, 2014 Home Buying in 15216
Anne Barring…, Real Estate Pro in Parker, CO
Anne Barrington answered:
Will peeling paint keep a house from being financed with FHA?
Yes, peeling paint is a red flag. Your agent is advising you correctly. We ask home owners to address maintenance issues before listing the home. Sometimes even a pre-list inspection. G ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 24, 2014 Home Selling in 15216
Mack McCoy, Real Estate Pro in Seattle, WA
Mack McCoy answered:
Where does the *selling* come in by the agent who listed our home?
The communication is the really important part of this.

At the outset, it is essential that the client and agent understand and agree on things. How often will we talk, under what ci ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 8, 2013 Home Selling in 15216
Emily  Murphy, Real Estate Pro in Pittsburgh, PA
Emily Murphy answered:
Are any local Pittsburgh PA banks aggressively adding multi-family loans? I would also like to get clarification on the requirements.
First National Bank has excellent business loans that you may want to look into for multi-family homes.
0 votes Share Flag Tue May 28, 2013 Financing in 15216
Emily  Murphy, Real Estate Pro in Pittsburgh, PA
Emily Murphy answered:
Does anyone know hwo much I need to put down for an investment propert and what are the conditions for the mortgage?
It will entirely depend on the property, and what you plan on doing with it. You could take out a mortgage on the property, or possibly qualify for a business loan which would require ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun May 12, 2013 Home Buying in 15216
 Fawn203, Real Estate Pro in Pittsburgh, PA
Fawn203 answered:
Modern 3-4 bedroom single family house in Mt. Lebanon, PA for 2300 USD/month with central air, new kitchen/baths/yard to move in asap anyone?
If you are interested in Churchill Boro, we have a home that would meet your needs. Contact me at fawn203@gmail.com for details. Principals only please.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 18, 2012 For Rent in 15216
Doug Caye, Real Estate Pro in Pittsburgh, PA
Doug Caye answered:
Is this area - Beechwood Elemen - safe , clean and nice . Please let me know . Thank you . The street is Rockland.

You may be referring to my listing at 1533 rockland ? I would suggest that you go to our www.pittsburghmoves,com site and use the pulldown for buyers - all of the criminal data- ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 6, 2012 General Area in 15216
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