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John Burke, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
John Burke answered:
Formal loan approval and credit.
Hi Russkia,

You need to call your loan officer ASAP. As long as the credit report the underwriter used for your formal approval doesn't expire you should be fine. The soft pull done ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 23, 2016 Credit Score in Colorado Springs
Sepabuyer, Home Buyer in Landenberg, PA
Sepabuyer answered:
I would like to find a buyer's agent who will rebate 50% of his commision.
This is legal in some states, and there are multiple sites out there to help you find a rebating agent. For everyone who is saying why would any realtor do this... if you are doing mos ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 26, 2016 Home Buying in Colorado Springs
Darrick Kizl…, Real Estate Pro in Englewood, CO
Darrick Kizlyk answered:
Relocating - buying second home as primary residence.
Hi,

The Colorado Springs property would become your primary residence so that does make things easier and typically allows for lower interest rates. A lender would be able to give ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 15, 2016 Home Buying in Colorado Springs
Sally Grenier, Real Estate Pro in Longmont, CO
Sally Grenier answered:
We will be immigrating to the US in July 2016. We have the F4 visa. Is it possible to buy a house with our savings with a 20% down payment?
Of course! I'd be happy to refer you to a local lender who can get you pre-approved. I can also refer you to a great agent in the Colorado Springs area when you're ready to buy.

Sal ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 15, 2016 Home Buying in Colorado Springs
Sally Grenier, Real Estate Pro in Longmont, CO
Sally Grenier answered:
want to buy and sell at the same time, will they do a contingency if I pay cash for the home, but cant buy until I sell my home?
Maybe. If your current home is listed, and under contract then your contingency offer will be much stronger.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Apr 3, 2016 Home Buying in Colorado Springs
Sally Grenier, Real Estate Pro in Longmont, CO
Sally Grenier answered:
How much would you save for a move you are planning out of state?
Hard to say. Do you plan on having a job lined up when you get here? That would be the smart thing to do! Otherwise, you'd want to save at least 6 months of living expenses, not to men ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Apr 3, 2016 Financing in Colorado Springs
Samira2424, Home Buyer in New York, NY
Samira2424 answered:
Have a VA loan..bad credit..good job criminal history...who is willing to assist?..I'm trying to avoid being homeless. .rental or purchase
I have a great recommendation if your concerned about your credit report and score. Call 1-800-368-4193 make sure you ask for Alicia. Worked with her last year to help remove inaccurat ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Apr 2, 2016 Moving in Colorado Springs
Sally Grenier, Real Estate Pro in Longmont, CO
Sally Grenier answered:
My Trulia Pro listing has the wrong phone number. The account settings have the correct number (561) 395-1079 as does Zillow. Please correct
Why not try to "edit profile" and correct it yourself? (Trulia customer service won't see this here).
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 29, 2016 Using Trulia in Colorado Springs
Michael Glist, Real Estate Pro in Denver, CO
Michael Glist answered:
Buying New Build and Seing
Go under contract on the home you are wanting first. Especially if it is a new build it will take some time to be completed and to get to closing. The market right now is very competiti ... more
1 vote Share Flag Thu Mar 24, 2016 Home Selling in Colorado Springs
Invstnlfp, Home Buyer in New York, NY
Invstnlfp answered:
need a va loan but I have have bad credit and a low score of 550.. need to move soon... michelle from colorado
I work for a direct lender in the mortgage industry who offers conventional, FHA VA, and USDA loans in 47 states. For VA home loans it's NO down payment. Are lowest score we accept for ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 20, 2016 Financing in Colorado Springs
Michael Glist, Real Estate Pro in Denver, CO
Michael Glist answered:
How far in advances hold someone start looking for a house to rent? My husband and I lease is up in May.
30 maybe 45 day. Most rentals that come on the market are either ready for move in or have a date they'll be ready which is about 30-45 days form the time its posted. It will really dep ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 11, 2016 Rental Basics in Colorado Springs
Michael Glist, Real Estate Pro in Denver, CO
Michael Glist answered:
When should I start looking for our home?
Renting a home is a little different as most landlords for homes will not hold a home for you for to long maybe 30 days at the most. So if you are looking for a home you will want to st ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 11, 2016 Rentals in Colorado Springs
Sally Grenier, Real Estate Pro in Longmont, CO
Sally Grenier answered:
When should I start looking for our home?
Hi Cheyenne,
Buying is certainly NOT the same as renting. However, renting a place will require decent credit history, employment verification, and probably a background check. You s ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 10, 2016 Rentals in Colorado Springs
Sally Grenier, Real Estate Pro in Longmont, CO
Sally Grenier answered:
greg, what is the market like in monument?
Greg, are you asking yourself a question? :-) If it's anything like Denver metro, I'm sure it's a pretty hot seller's market!
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 6, 2016 Market Conditions in Colorado Springs
Sabathfamily, Home Buyer in Colorado Springs, CO
Sabathfamily answered:
We are contemplating moving to CO Springs from Chicago, with 3 our children. Where would we look for great school districts and tight knit community?
These schools are listed as above average and also has the lowest crime in the area. These schools are in the 80908 and 80132 zip codes.

Ray E Kilmer Elementary School
Above Avera ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 4, 2016 General Area in Colorado Springs
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