A. Lee - Although Trulia is a good place to start researching homes that may suit your needs, it is not the best place to search for current properties for sale, as this site "feeds" from others & can water down & report incorrect data. The best way to search for property is directly through the Cape & Islands Multiple Listing Service (MLS). You can do this with no obligation via our site @:
This program allows you to filter properties in a more concise way, getting you the search results you are looking for.
Many buyers find it to be an extremely helpful tool & we hope you do too!
The Marie Souza Team - Top Selling on Cape Cod
Cape Cod Real Estate Services
If you want to purchase the property, there may be several options available. But assuming the landlord's mortgage is likely NOT one of them. Only a handful of mortgages are assumable, such as VA or FHA loans from a certian period of time. If that's the case, you would still need to qualify for the loan, in which case you would likely be better off locking in at today's rates and terms.
In any case, the first step is to speak with a mortgage professional for approval.
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