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Bill Ollie, Renter in Interlachen, FL
Bill Ollie answered:
Are there any homes/mobiles available in Interlachen,Fl .Require at least 3/2 but must have rental .Possible
sorry...the area is in 32148,or Interlachen,Fl.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 8, 2014 Market Conditions in 27705
Nancy Mitche…, Real Estate Pro in 27712
Nancy Mitchell answered:
Can someone tell me about westwood estates neighborhood?
Hi Jorgeegao,

I lived in Westwood Estates when I first moved to Durham in 1998, and it remains one of my favorite neighborhoods in Durham. North Durham is general is a beautiful are ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 9, 2013 Crime & Safety in 27705
Nevin Willia…, Real Estate Pro in Raleigh, NC
Nevin Williams answered:
Are there lenders who will grant mortgages to non-permanent resident alien Canadians to purchase a primary residence? Looking to purchase in NC.
Absolutely. However in most cases lenders require a 2 year history of US generated income. There may be some exceptions granted by portfolio lenders. Below are the guidelines for FHA ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 31, 2013 Home Buying in 27705
Margaret Moo…, Real Estate Pro in Chapel Hill, NC
Margaret Moore answered:
where I can find a safe place to live in Durham, NC 27705 or nearby?
There are many good options in the zip codes you've mentioned. In addition you could increase your options by widening your target area, which would still keep your commute to a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 12, 2013 Home Buying in 27705
Kalyn Ringwo…, Real Estate Pro in 27612
Kalyn Ringwold answered:
are there any houses for rent in the 27705 zipcode?
Yes there are. I did a quick search and 8 homes are available. Lowest price is $750 and highest price is $4000. If you send me your email I can get the list over to you. You can find me ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 17, 2012 In My Neighborhood in 27705
Jeff Johnston, Real Estate Pro in Durham, NC
Jeff Johnston answered:
Hi, We're relocating from MA to NC, and are looking for a good buyers agent in the Durham area.
Durham has emerged as a delightful and energetic community to citizens who are proud to be Durhamites. With the opening of The Durham Performing Arts Center a few brief years ago, and ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jun 20, 2012 Home Buying in 27705
Trevor Curran, Real Estate Pro in Bronx, NY
Trevor Curran answered:
Best way to prepare credit for mortgage?
First, settle any outstanding debt. If you owe money on collection accounts, charge-offs and/or judgments, make payment arrangements and get these accounts paid promptly.

Next, begin ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Apr 29, 2012 Credit Score in 27705
Jason Watabe, Real Estate Pro in Bellevue, WA
Jason Watabe answered:
Can an international PhD student (F-1 visa) get a mortgage in Missouri?
Sharon is right. You should ask for the answer from a loan officer. F-1 visa is a student visa and not designed for people who earn money usually. However, you are earning salary in aca ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 25, 2011 Home Buying in 27705
Mechelle Cra…, Real Estate Pro in Charlotte, NC
Mechelle Cranford answered:
Should we have a backsplash?
Definitely! It gives a "designer" feel to the kitchen. My clients always comment on whether a house had it or not. It's fairly easy to do, as well. Home Depot has cla ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 28, 2011 Remodel & Renovate in 27705
Julia Carter, Home Buyer in Washington, NC
Julia Carter answered:
Is there a miss match between the median household income and median house price at Pleasanton?
yes. The median income for this region is $40k per year for someone with a degree. The average selling price for a home continues to exceed the rate of income per household.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 23, 2011 Market Conditions in 27705
Jean (Zhihon…, Real Estate Pro in Cary, NC
Jean (Zhihong) Fletcher answered:
Can a foreign graduate student (on F1 student visa) get mortgage in the US? (Chapel Hill, NC)
This would be a great question to a mortgage lender. Please contact Robert Ruff at 919-524-6948 or Kevin Martini at 919-247-3700. I believe that you muhst have some income to start wi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Oct 10, 2010 Financing in 27705
Vivian Olkin, Real Estate Pro in Chapel Hill, NC
Vivian Olkin answered:
American Expat working in British company in UK looking for financing for vacation or investment property in NC. Any suggestions for lenders?
If you meet the general requirements to get loans for 2nd homes or investment properties (good credit scores, money to put down, and solid income to support it) then most lenders will w ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 3, 2010 Financing in 27705
Larry Tollen, Real Estate Pro in Durham, NC
Larry Tollen answered:
Can anyone tell me why the condos in Pavilion East are having such a hard time selling?
I am extremely familiar with the condos at Pavilion East and you are correct that they have been slow to sell. I think the reason is twofold. One when they first came onto the market th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 13, 2010 Market Conditions in 27705
Bryan Yonish, Real Estate Pro in Chapel Hill, NC
Bryan Yonish answered:
FHA Loan vs BB&T CHIPS first time homebuyers loan
Interest vs. rent;
Locked into ownership vs. Freedom;
Slow sales in the Winter months vs. More sales in the Summer Season;

Homeownership is your best investment to buil ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 16, 2010 Financing in 27705
Deborah Rigs…, Real Estate Pro in 27705
Deborah Rigsbee Miller answered:
Who are the best investor-friendly real estate agents in Durham?

I am a Durham Native and a Real Estate Broker and have a green background and have just completed my Short Sales & Foreclosures. If I can be of service do not hesitate to ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 24, 2010 General Area in 27705
Lakj, Other/Just Looking in Durham County, NC
Lakj answered:
Durham Lochnora, Solterra, Picket Crossing areas
You might consider some of the newer home neighborhoods in 27705, between Erwin and 15-501 - these include our nhood, Carillon Forest, and Trinity Park. We have many Duke (University an ... more
1 vote Share Flag Wed Jul 22, 2009 Home Buying in 27705
Vivian Olkin, Real Estate Pro in Chapel Hill, NC
Vivian Olkin answered:
I put a bid on a house in Durham and the seller accepted. Upon inspection we found mold in the crawl space.
You need to find the source of moisture that is causing the mold. Also need to know the extent of the mold. It may be something simple (doubtful) or an expensive problem to fix. One ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 8, 2009 Home Buying in 27705
Kerry Johnson, Real Estate Pro in Rougemont, NC
Kerry Johnson answered:
Rural home loan areas of Durham-can you help?
Hi Donna, not all areas of Durham qualify for USDA programs but your lender should know which areas do. If you are not working with a lender I would be happy to suggest someone. Choosin ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 29, 2009 Home Buying in 27705
Marie Scheur…, Real Estate Pro in 27604
Marie Scheuring answered:
Laundry Room Backsplash a passing fad?
This is such a small detail in the home that I would not count on it adding any value. My only advice is to make sure it is tasteful and neutral if you are planning on selling.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 30, 2009 Remodel & Renovate in 27705
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