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Need ALL THE help I can get "First time buyer"

Asked by C23ope, Mon Jun 18, 2012

Mid thirties couple looking to buy a new home. Looking to move in Oct 2012. We are both working on our credit. Currently mine is 620 with 3 accounts in good standing and 3 negative accounts that are paid off. Have an auto loan and 2 credit cards. Looking to see what I can do to improve my chances of getting approve for a home loan around $120k. We are currently spending $1100 a month for rent and utilities.

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I would love to get you preapproved, then we can see what needs to be done to improve your credit. There are many options out there to help you purchase a home. Your results are just a phone call away. Contact me at 330-612-2493. Let Howard Hanna (#1 company in Ohio) out you in your very first home with ease.
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Hi,
you may need to bump that credit score up some.
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0 votes Thank Flag Link Mon Jun 18, 2012
laura davidson realtor Macedonia Ohio
we have a wonderful team that will work with you in getting preapproval so that I may then find your dream home
0 votes Thank Flag Link Mon Jun 18, 2012
Stop paying off those accounts!
An account cannot give a GOOD report, if there is no balance. You want to have a small balance; less than 20% of the Limit, and when you use the car, pay that off that month. This creates a good report.
You may want to open a couple accounts, Sears, Lowes, whatever, and occassionaly use them.
640 is the minimum you want, so try for 650 or 660.

Good luck and may God bless
0 votes Thank Flag Link Mon Jun 18, 2012
Thanks Ron!
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Please call or email me. We can meet and I will be happy to help you:)
lilawebster@howardhanna.com
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Start working with a lender if you have not yet. They will help you with loans and credit. Then find a good Realtor to help you and answer questions. Go from there. Good luck.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Mon Jun 18, 2012
Thanks Tim. Will there be a cost to get a lender now?
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