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- Andrew Mar…, Real Estate Pro in Sacramento, CA
- Andrew Martinez - answered:
my credit score is a 592 i have no debt my incom is good i have 50,000 in the bank and iam a first time buyer i'm willing to put
Wow Spamming Trulia Jessica. Same Answer on 50 different posts

Way to offer great insight to the Trulia community.
1 vote Share Flag Sat Aug 10, 2013 Home Buying in 19148
twylitemyst30, Home Seller in Philadelphia, PA
twylitemyst30 answered:
What has happened to the south philly 19148 market to lower the listings about 20,000 recently?
I know the houses on my 19148 block that sold for very cheap (140k or less) had major issues including: the entire roof needing replacement; all new plumbing in basement and/or all new ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 11, 2013 Home Selling in 19148
George Raymo…, Real Estate Pro in Chino Hills, CA
George Raymondo answered:
Any lenders doing 203K loans?
We are licensed in NJ, but what you are trying to do is a no good. The reason is, this program was designed to help homeowners who have been faced with a natural disaster. I have done a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 31, 2013 Financing in 19148
Scott Godzyk, Real Estate Pro in 03109
Scott Godzyk answered:
A week before closing, seller contacts me to let me know that valuable architectural pieces were stolen from the house. What do I do?
Your purchase agreement should have a clause that addresses this. In most ps agreements it staes the seller should keep insurance on teh property to close, if there is damage up to a ce ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Apr 6, 2013 Home Buying in 19148
Ron Thomas, Real Estate Pro in Fresno, CA
Ron Thomas answered:
who was the prevous renter for house 2639 S Beulah philadephia, pa?
Can we publish your personal information on the Internet?
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 21, 2012 Home Buying in 19148
Alan May, Real Estate Pro in Evanston, IL
Alan May answered:
Help with this nightmare REO buying experience...
I'm confused. The best way that your Realtor can preserve his reputation is by getting you answers.

REO's and Short-Sales are notoriously clumsy and time-consuming. So it's not uncom ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 18, 2012 Home Buying in 19148
Christina Lo…, Real Estate Pro in Philadelphia, PA
Christina Lopaz answered:
What taxes are property owners in Philadelphia ,PA, subject to when selling an investment property?
Capital gains tax. If you bought it for 20,000 and sell it for 100,000 when you sell it you have to pay capital gains tax on around 80,000. It gets added to your income The amount of t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 10, 2012 Home Selling in 19148
Sarah Goulart…, Real Estate Pro in Bourne, MA
Sarah Goulart Nathe answered:
Hello.. Can you tell me "roughly"what my mortgage payment would be on a 60k loan??
I use bank rate to calculate. Remember that you will have to pay for other costs (taxes, homeowners insurance, etc).
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 17, 2011 Financing in 19148
Michael Emery, Real Estate Pro in Minneapolis, MN
Michael Emery answered:
Has anyone had experience with 1 800 SELL NOW? I received a letter from an agent with them. how does it work?
As they will either have to sell the home on the open market or sell to an investor, they will probably offer you substantially less than you might gain on the open market. In the past, ... more
1 vote Share Flag Sat Jun 18, 2011 Home Selling in 19148
Charles Bald…, Real Estate Pro in 19103
Charles Balducci answered:
I am selling my house on a block in 19148. My house is very well kept and big. However, the street keeps
Hi Joe,

This may well be a curb appeal issue. It may also be an issue of the cleanliness of the street, or parking in the vicinity. Also, what are the lifestyle upsides or your prope ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jun 18, 2011 Home Selling in 19148
David Burnham, Real Estate Pro in Washington, DC
David Burnham answered:
I am trying to sell my house. It needs a lot of cosmetic work but its a great house. I've had lots of showings but no offers. What else can I?
What is 'lots of showings'? A house like you described could take a little longer to sell, but that doesn't mean anything is wrong. If you have had 10-15 showings, then ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 30, 2011 Home Selling in 19148
Lynn911.com…, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Lynn911.com Dallas Realtor answered:
My daughter wants to find a lease-purchase in S. Philadelphia. What's the best way to approach owners' agents with a lease-purchase
Many home owners must sale a home in order to move on with their lives. Best locate a rental which offers a lease option . Always use a Realtor represent you in these types of transac ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 18, 2011 Home Buying in 19148
Bruce Lang, Real Estate Pro in Philadelphia, PA
Bruce Lang answered:
Design Builders have moved my settlement date FOUR times. They are building new townhomes in South Philly and it's taking forever!
Jane. I'd suggest you talk to your agent and if needed an attorney. I know nothing about your particular situation. The agreement of sale for new construction often allows for de ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 6, 2011 Home Buying in 19148
Phong D. Lam, Real Estate Pro in Philadelphia, PA
Phong D. Lam answered:
I have a mortgage commitment, but the house will now NOT be done by the expiration date of the commitment letter.
Hi Aef468,

How are you? Thank you for your online inquiry. Sorry to hear about your delay of your new home construction purchase. I would suggest you to speak with your mortgage loan ... more
1 vote Share Flag Tue Nov 2, 2010 Financing in 19148
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
i live in South Philadelphia, PA. in the recent 2 years, my parents neighborhood is getting worse. More kids from neighboring blocks are coming in
If you are looking at RealtyTrac ads--keep in mind that RealtyTrac's information is not always accurate and oftentimes misleading--you could be looking at a lis pendens property--n ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 8, 2010 Home Buying in 19148
Tonya Brobeck, Real Estate Pro in Everett, WA
Tonya Brobeck answered:
my income is 42,000 a year, and i paid and satisfied all my debt collections.. I'm able to put 20% down on a loan that is for $131.5, i was
Hey stressed, so did she give details as to what the problem was? Broker, are you referring to lender or the listing agent? Occasionally me & my clients have run into properties the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 1, 2010 Home Buying in 19148
Michele Rumb…, Real Estate Pro in Madison, MS
Michele Rumbley answered:
Should I get another home inspection just to make sure that the seller fix all the problems that he agreed to?
Some home inspectors will go back to re-inspect after the repairs have been made by the seller. Some charge a small fee while others offer this service as part of their follow up servi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 29, 2009 Home Buying in 19148
Carmel Archd…, Real Estate Pro in Philadelphia, PA
Carmel Archdekin answered:
what is the rule of thumb when it comes to how low you should offer on a home?
That is not something that one can answer without specific info on the home itself, the area, how long the property has been on the market, what the particular sellers motivation is and ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 30, 2009 Home Buying in 19148
Joe White, Real Estate Pro in 19102
Joe White answered:
I want to get comps for a property at 453 Fitzgerald street. How do I do that? Leon
Leon, 453 is in need of rehab according to the listing. That's why the price is only $56,000.

The good news is that just down the street @ 409 Fitzgerald, an identical size house ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Oct 25, 2008 Home Buying in 19148
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