Home Buying in 22201 : Real Estate Advice

change location

cancel or

Activity

40
gigi otar, Real Estate Pro in Arlington, VA
gigi otar answered:
I am interested in rent-to-own condo options in the Northern Virginia area. Does Trulia cover such ads and if so, how can I filter for those?
Hello Abena!

As a realtor working this particular zip code, I can tell you that rent-to-own options only happen in slow, sluggish markets where sellers can't find buyers.
22201 is h ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 7, 2015 Home Buying in 22201
Anna M Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Williston Park, NY
Anna M Brocco answered:
I am considering a vacation home purchase. If my sons are on the loan, will their ability to gain a future home loan be adversely effected?
It may/may not--Really depends in your sons' overall financials, timing, etc., therefore discuss with your loan officer....
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 13, 2015 Home Buying in 22201
Pvarnell99, Home Buyer in Shreveport, LA
Pvarnell99 answered:
Name on Mortgage and Title - can I add my wifes name later? Can we use middle names on the tile?
you should be able to put her on the deed and not on the loan
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 8, 2015 Home Buying in 22201
Kelly Putz, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax, VA
Kelly Putz answered:
My boyfriend want to be on the deed even though I am getting the loan and paying the majority of the closing cost
Hi Liz,

It looks like you probably have already closed on this, but for anyone else considering doing this - DON'T. If the loan is in your name only, there is no reason for anyone el ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Apr 11, 2015 Home Buying in 22201
Lorena Denne…, Real Estate Pro in Centreville, VA
Lorena Dennehy answered:
I have a bad credit but I do have a job and I'm making between 2,500 to 3,000 a month. My question is can qualify to purchase a house
Hello Paul,

I am a Senior Loan Officer for a local lender in Fairfax, VA. There are many factors that go into a pre-approval, but I would be happy to take a look for you. At this poi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 18, 2014 Home Buying in 22201
My NC Homes…, Real Estate Pro in Chapel Hill, NC
My NC Homes Team answered:
spouse and I are purchasing property we are listed as tenants by entirety with right to survivorship not tenants in common but we have 3 kid.
This is absolutely a legal question. If you won property and have children you need a will. Sit down with an attorney and start discussing it.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 25, 2014 Home Buying in 22201
Anna M Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Williston Park, NY
Anna M Brocco answered:
If anything happens to me I want my kids to get my portion what should I do? The title deed has us listed as tenants by entirety with right to
Why are you here, you really should be consulting with an attorney and not relying on online information....
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 25, 2014 Home Buying in 22201
Debra (Debbi…, Real Estate Pro in Livingston, NJ
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
If anything happens to me I want my kids to get my portion what should I do? The title deed has us listed as tenants by entirety with right to
this legal question is best answered by an attorney.........no need to finish the question
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 24, 2014 Home Buying in 22201
Matt Leighton, Real Estate Pro in Arlington, VA
Matt Leighton answered:
im looking apartments
Be sure to look at condos too. Sometimes you get a better deal by working directly with the landlord as opposed to a large management company.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 18, 2014 Home Buying in 22201
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Issaquah, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
Bank wants my name off the deed
Cheri,
There are safe, legal ways to address this, but you need to get an attorney or Escrow to help you. One consideration would be a prenuptial agreement specifying this issue only ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jun 14, 2014 Home Buying in 22201
George Ecker…, Real Estate Pro in Washington, DC
George Eckerle answered:
My fiancé and I are going to purchase a home and he wants to put the home in his business name only. How would that affect me?
I agree with the fine answers provided below about needing to check with an attorney. Above and beyond the question of what would happen to your interests if you divorced, or never mar ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 6, 2014 Home Buying in 22201
Chris Ognek, Real Estate Pro in Fredericksburg, VA
Chris Ognek answered:
if a refinance is approved only on one spouse's credit worithness can the other spouse be added to the new morgage name on the deed.
If for some reason the lender you are working with does not allow the spouse to be on the deed because they are not on the mortgage, you can do a quit claim deed after closing. You can ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 26, 2013 Home Buying in 22201
Title Agent…,  in Kansas City, MO
Title Agent 64055 answered:
how to remove a home equity lien against a home when the bank is no longer in business and no documentation is available that shows the loan was paid?
I work for a title company and ths happens quite often. The trick is to find the successor of the bank. Try the governments website for old banks. Called the FDIC Bank Find.
http://www ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Aug 14, 2013 Home Buying in 22201
Title Agent…,  in Kansas City, MO
Title Agent 64055 answered:
If we buying a house with cash...I mean paying off the house, can both of us on the deed without being married?
Sure you can. You can take title together as tenants in common or joint tenants. Joint Tenancy ensures that the full interest of the property passes to the survivor of the two, while Te ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Aug 14, 2013 Home Buying in 22201
Gary Hughes, Real Estate Pro in Arlington, VA
Gary Hughes answered:
How do I make sure my mom doesn't lose her house when my father passes away?
My suggestion: See an elder law / estate planning attorney. Make sure the attorney is a member of NAELA (National Association of Elder Law Attorneys) Based on what you have said the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 6, 2013 Home Buying in 22201
Thomas Moser, Real Estate Pro in East Northport, NY
Thomas Moser answered:
how can i add my spouse to the deed on my house and all of my properties?
What you need to do is see a lawyer. This is not something that you should try to do yourself.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 4, 2013 Home Buying in 22201
Christina Ha…, Real Estate Pro in Morristown, TN
Christina Hayes answered:
My boyfriend & I are going to refi his home together . Im putting $ down at refi. What must I put in our agreement to make sure I will be?
Is the loan in both your names? Are you both going on the title of the home or deed? Then you will be an owner.. Talk to the title company doing the closing, and the lender doing the lo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jun 22, 2013 Home Buying in 22201
Sara Rubida, Real Estate Pro in Arlington, VA
Sara Rubida answered:
If you are named on a joint mortgage document are you legally bound to pay half of the mortgage?
Lenders don't accept half a mortgage payment. If you are on the mortgage, as I understand it (being a real estate agent rather than a loan officer), you are liable for the full mortgage ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 5, 2013 Home Buying in 22201
Mandy Nickso…, Real Estate Pro in Chantilly, VA
Mandy Nicksolat answered:
I'm buying a house FSBO from a friend, but we've had a bit of sticky questions arising out of what conveys. Does the porch swing normally convey?
some swing sets are attached to the ceiling and or screwed to the floor. so long as they are attached to something else they must stay- if they are loose and not attached , hooked to a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 13, 2012 Home Buying in 22201
Jeff Lubell, Real Estate Pro in Ashburn, VA
Jeff Lubell answered:
i would like to move and sell my house to another i was wondering if i added there name to the mortage too.
There is a process called Contract for Deed. This may be something that can help you with your request. You really want to speak with someone who understands all the details. A Real Est ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Oct 19, 2012 Home Buying in 22201
1 2
Search Advice

Followers

283
Email me when…

Learn more

Home > Virginia > Arlington County > Arlington > 22201 > Home Buying in 22201
Copyright © 2016 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer