In October of this year, you'd be eligible for a conforming loan, and you should be eligible for an FHA loan right now. Part of this depends on your other attributes (do ... more
Unfortunately, when Trulia shows a house in "pre-foreclosure," it can just mean that the seller has missed one or more payments. I saw that you mentioned that you were new ... more
Claudia's post provides a clear reason why some may not be choosing Joint Tenancy - primarily that the survivor(s) take title of the others upon their passing.
Perhaps ... more