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Robert Krava…, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
Robert Kravath answered:
I live in chicago and I want to buy a property with my uncle, but he lives in another country. Can we buy the property together?
The answer is yes. Dont worry about the details. Your real estate broker and attorney with deal with it.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Oct 5, 2013 Home Buying in Civic Center
Ella Chavers, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
Ella Chavers answered:
i want to know if true that if you pay 50 percent of down payment for the coop,they don't check your credit and you can still get mortgage
You pay 100% down and your credit will be checked. The purpose of this is to insure you are responsible, and a lawful person and will be a good member to the community of a building.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 19, 2013 Home Buying in Civic Center
Mack McCoy, Real Estate Pro in Seattle, WA
Mack McCoy answered:
I am from ireland and if i buy a home in america can i live there?
Buying property in the USA does not give you rights of residency.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 12, 2013 Home Buying in Civic Center
Elena Ravich…, Real Estate Pro in 10019
Elena Ravich Manhattan Expert answered:
i would like to know how to do if i have some family from another country that wants to invest in condominios in fl
They can purchase on their own name, as foreigners. Before buying you should make sure that the properties you have selected do not have restrictions on when and for how long they can b ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 7, 2013 Home Buying in Civic Center
Marco Gomez, Real Estate Pro in Bayside, Queens, NY
Marco Gomez answered:
I decided to change my agent as I am not satisfy with the current one. Can I buy a house that has been shown by the previous agent via new agent?
Commission disputes boil down to what is referred to in the industry as "procuring cause." The agent who ultimately caused the buyer to purchase the home and earned the commission is ge ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 18, 2012 Home Buying in Civic Center
Truett Hanke…, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
Truett Hankerson answered:
Is it a red flag not to buy an apt in a co-op building that has a mortgage of $800,000 and loan due in 4 yrs.?
To be honest this doesn't seem unreasonable. As the brokers mentioned below you really need to take a look at the financials and see what it says. However if your asking, then I am gues ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 4, 2012 Home Buying in Civic Center
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Voices Member answered:
i live another country and i am not american can i buy a house ?
Wow! Great answers here. In short YES - but its always best to be prepared for the possible hurdles. You can click the link below for a 5-minute intro to the buying process in NYC. Feel ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 21, 2011 Home Buying in Civic Center
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