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Casey Menish, Real Estate Pro in Ashburn, VA
Casey Menish answered:
Looking for a townhouse
Hello Saran! Unfortunately in our current market, that isn't really something that exists in Herndon. One way I like to explain the real estate market to a buyer is that you can choos ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 22, 2014 Home Buying in 20170
Casey Menish, Real Estate Pro in Ashburn, VA
Casey Menish answered:
Currently renting, want to buy home for renting!
Hello! I have lived in Herndon, Virginia since 1994 and absolutely love the area. I went to Armstrong Elementary School, Herndon Middle School, and Herndon High School - Go Hornets!!
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0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 22, 2014 Home Buying in 20170
TC Cooksley, Real Estate Pro in 20120
TC Cooksley answered:
Having issues getting a veteran affair foreclosure purchase to close. Not financing paying cash. Feel like I'm getting the runaround. Been 3
Hello Shannon,
You're purchasing a VA Foreclosure and have hit a hitch. There are many reasons this can happen even on a cash transaction. Basically, are you using a Title Company or ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jan 19, 2014 Home Buying in 20170
sleepydoc97, Home Buyer in Gaithersburg, MD
sleepydoc97 answered:
Which builders construction is more qualitative out of these three - Winchester,Pulte and Toll Brothers
Based on my personal experience, Winchester homes builds a high quality home using good materials and engineering. On site management during construction was rigorous. We have had ver ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 5, 2013 Home Buying in 20170
Erik J. Weis…, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax County, VA
Erik J. Weisskopf, ABR,CDPE answered:
My offer was accepted on an REO through BOA. I signed addm a week ago and have heard nothing. Now the lstg is gone from BOA website. whats going on?
My colleagues below have sufficiently answered your question..however one thing was not addressed. Your agent is also the agent for the seller..Have you signed a dual agency addendum o ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Nov 28, 2011 Home Buying in 20170
Freddy Solis, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax County, VA
Freddy Solis answered:
Bank-owned property: Seller won't respond to addendum based on inspection report.
In Northern Virginia the inspection addendum clearly indicates the number of days you have to perform the home inspection and the number of days the seller has to respond once the reque ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 14, 2010 Home Buying in 20170
Jeanne Little, Real Estate Pro in Vienna, VA
Jeanne Little answered:
I am buying a bank owned home. The original purchase price for the home was 65k--a contract has been signed and escrow has been opened. I was given

I live in Zip 20170. Are you working with a realtor? To Answer your questions:
1.Options-To sign price increase, bank makes repairs and go to closing. (Note:Pric ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jun 30, 2010 Home Buying in 20170
Kathy Weber…, Real Estate Pro in Temecula, CA
Kathy Weber (951) 551-7587 answered:
How much time does a seller (Bank Owned: BofA) have to repsond to an addendum during escrow?
With our last 3 transactions with BofA, (bank owned), it's ranged from 3 weeks - 7 weeks.

Amazingly, they want an "immediate" response once their end it done!
1 vote Share Flag Wed Feb 3, 2010 Home Buying in 20170
CCC, Home Owner in San Diego, CA
CCC answered:
Why would a seller insist on an "as is at settlement" clause?
Hi, there is nothing "shady". If you were buying a Foreclosure/REO you will sign it too. Just think about it. You are short selling, the bank is behind all your goods and then ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 28, 2009 Home Buying in 20170
Guy Gimenez…, Real Estate Pro in 78704
Guy Gimenez ABR, CRS, GRI answered:
Buying a house in VA and the cost of the house is 410k. My broker quoted me 2.5% Orgination fee ist high?
Can depend on a number of factors. Mortgage brokers typically earn their money from two areas of a loan transaction...loan origination fees and yield spread premiums. The loan originati ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 28, 2009 Home Buying in 20170
Manfredo, Home Seller in Herndon, VA
Manfredo answered:
Shortsale property purchase timeline.
Jimmy, thanks for clarifying this. Even though I am very considerate of my agent, I wasn't sure if there was anything in my hand in this matter. Your clarification has iced the cake, th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 7, 2009 Home Buying in 20170
Homebuyer2009, Home Buyer in 20166
Homebuyer2009 answered:
why is the county record not showing right ownership record for this REO ?
Thank you all for the info.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 1, 2009 Foreclosure in 20170
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