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George Raymo…, Real Estate Pro in Chino Hills, CA
George Raymondo answered:
I am purchasing a home that has 3 liens ... mortgage, HOA and IRS. There is not enough net money to satisfy all 3. What is the priority of payoff?
It depends on the date of recordation of the Liens as to how they are prioritized. Sounds like there's quite a line and could be pretty messy AND could take a lot of time to sort out. H ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 6, 2014 Foreclosure in 75038
Terri Hayley, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Terri Hayley answered:
I want to buy a foreclosure home in zip code 75038. Can you suggest a good realtor to help me buy one?
Hi Maya,

My husband and I work together as a team. He's more the number crunching guy and I help people find homes. When you wrote this question into Trulia, we were out this weekend ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 24, 2014 Foreclosure in 75038
Lynn911.com…, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Lynn911.com Dallas Realtor answered:
Hi my name is Lora and I am looking for a section 8 house 4 bedroom 2 bath in the Irving area anyone know of
You can visit the website they should have properties listed. It also depends on what your voucher amount is Contact my office we might be able to assist
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 24, 2014 Home Buying in 75038
Tamika Goree, Real Estate Pro in Grand Prairie, TX
Tamika Goree answered:
Hi!I'm looking for a decent 3 bedroom house for rent in DFW area,$800 tops.I need to move in anytime before September 1st. Anyone serious out there?
Hi Adrian,

After looking on the MLS, there isn't a rental that is 3 Bdrm under $800/mth. The least expensive 3 bdrm in Irving is $950/mth. Are you open to a 2 bdrm? Please contact me ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 5, 2013 Rentals in 75038
Dixon Wong, Real Estate Pro in 75206
Dixon Wong answered:
What is the rule of thumb on seller's expenses not including realtor fees?
Hi Catherine,

You will have mostly Title insurance that runs about $1800 depends on the home value. Then you have all the title company fees and laywers fee. And if you agree to pay ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 7, 2013 Home Selling in 75038
Joseph Ferna…, Real Estate Pro in Arlington, TX
Joseph Fernandez answered:
who should initiate the options contract for the sell of property the seller or buyer?
Typically the buyer will initiate the offer itself. I myself have had a Seller initiate an offer to the buyer multiple times and have had great success. As a listing agent if you speak ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 6, 2013 Home Buying in 75038
Bruce Lynn, Real Estate Pro in Coppell, TX
Bruce Lynn answered:
How far in advance should one begin to pursue a rent home, particularly a house?
Most rentals now get rented withing a couple of weeks.
Most owners want you to start paying rent within 30days, but you could be competing against others who can start paying in a coup ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 17, 2013 Rental Basics in 75038
Rob Johnson, Real Estate Pro in Irving, TX
Rob Johnson answered:
Planning to buy Essex plan by Lionsgate in Dominion.

Congratulations on your plans to buy! It's exciting! However, this is information your agent should be providing to you.

What frequently happens is that people are at ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 14, 2012 Home Buying in 75038
John Greer, Real Estate Pro in Dallas County, TX
John Greer answered:
can i make an offer when a house is in active kick out status?
I encourage this aggressive strategy, because if you are ready and willing to close they can kick out the other when a better or more desire able offer comes along. Please contact me an ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 5, 2012 Home Buying in 75038
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Voices Member answered:
Active Option Contract... is it too late to make an offer is someone else has an active option contract on?
No, it is not too late to make an offer if the seller is willing to entertain a “back-up” offer. Should the seller decide to accept your offer, and the existing offer falls ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 20, 2012 Home Buying in 75038
Jeff Marr, Real Estate Pro in Folsom, CA
Jeff Marr answered:
Conditional Loan Approval
Kim - 30 days is somewhat long for getting the conditional approval, 3 weeks really should do it.....

Where there's truly a disconnect regarding these time frames is the differe ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 28, 2010 Agent2Agent in 75038
Michael Russ…, Real Estate Pro in 75006
Michael Russell answered:
pending contract
Pending status is when the buyer and seller have agreed upon and have an executed contract. There either is no option(grace period) involved or it's time is expired. With no buyers ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 13, 2010 Home Buying in 75038
Lynn911.com…, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Lynn911.com Dallas Realtor answered:
What is the difference between 'option contract' and 'under contract' in a real estate listing?

a) Option means sales offer executed buyer is in a period inspect the home and etc. determine pursue the purchase.

b) Under contract more than likey passed op ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 4, 2009 Home Selling in 75038
Karen Shrock…, Real Estate Pro in Irving, TX
Karen Shrock-Jones answered:
We were in contract to buy a house, and wanted to close early. We asked BOA to do a rush process and they
Seems to me like you ought to be able to resubmit the offer you made originally or a new offer with the previously agreed upon provisions applying the earnest money to the new offer and ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 24, 2009 Home Buying in 75038
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