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Tub46208, Home Buyer in Lansdowne, PA

hi I live in Connecticut. currently renting, looking into buying a house in Lansdowne PA.

Asked by Tub46208, Lansdowne, PA Wed Jan 29, 2014

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kcc1’s answer
Feel free to touch base with me. I work with buyers & sellers, grew up in Lansdowne, have recently rehabbed and sold a half dozen homes there. Retired teacher and successful long time real esate agent. Email me at kcc1@aol.com.........you will be glad you did.
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Ken
0 votes Thank Flag Link Thu Apr 3, 2014
Not sure if you've purchased a home yet, but if not - I have an awesome home for sale: http://www.trulia.com/property/1083918409-11-E-Greenwood-Ave…

Only selling due to change in life situation.

Open House this Sunday (May 4th) from 2-4!
0 votes Thank Flag Link Mon Apr 28, 2014
check out my OPen House at 191 Windermere Ave, Lansdowne.....12-3 April 6th. Totally
rehabbed, move right in
0 votes Thank Flag Link Thu Apr 3, 2014
Taxes in Lansdowne are very high and the school district is not good. I suggest looking elsewhere in Delaware or Chester county where you will pay more for the house, but will have lower taxes and better schools.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Mon Mar 17, 2014
Taxes are high everywhere - the house you can get in Lansdowne would cost double or triple on the Main Line.
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Taxes in Lansdowne are like all of Delaware County but not as high as some areas of the county. Still a nice community with easy access to the city, stores, airport, etc.
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I provide home inspections in Southeastern, PA. If this is your first purchase, there are a lot of things to consider, but be sure and schedule a home inspection, once you have found your dream home. You do not want that dream home to become a nightmare. Please see my credentials and answers to your home inspection questions at: http://www.ProfileHomeInspections.com The site allows you to ask questions, schedule an inspection and see a sample report. I would be more than happy to help you.

Sincerely,

Profile Inspections, LLC
610-279-6161
http://www.ProfileHomeInspections.com
0 votes Thank Flag Link Thu Jan 30, 2014
Hi Tub, I can help you with your pre-approval if you haven't taken care of this step yet. I can also lay out rate and program options for you that others may not have available. I'm a big belover in looking at a variety of options and understanding all the pros and cons of each. I'm available to help you at your convenience if you wish.

I can do a full underwriting approval ahead of time if need be and I also offer credit score improvement programs for free while we work on your mortgage.

If you like my answer, consider clicking on a “Thumbs Up” or “Best Answer”

Regards,

Robert L. Hanson
Gladewater National Bank
First Time Homebuyer Specialist

Direct: 240-752-7549 Cell: 301-651-7822
Email: robertlh66@verizon.net
NMLS# 695929

Rate quote or live chat with me at the link below:
0 votes Thank Flag Link Thu Jan 30, 2014
Give me a call @ 302-494-7210 - that is one of my market areas. I would be glad to help you.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Thu Jan 30, 2014
When you want to buy a home the best place to start is to hire an Exclusive Buyer Agent. EBAs only work with homebuyers and there is never a conflict of interest that will jeopardize your negotiating position. Visit http://www.naeba.org for a referral to an Exclusive Buyer's Agent in your area.

I've written a best selling book called Buying a Home: Don't Let Them Make a Monkey Out of You. It'll teach you how to buy a home and get a loan without getting ripped off. Follow the link below.

Best of luck!

Alysse Musgrave
214-734-3863
Alysse@HelpUBuyAmerica.com
http://www.helpubuyamerica.com
0 votes Thank Flag Link Thu Jan 30, 2014
Hello Tub, If you don't already have a loan officer I'd appreciate the opportunity to earn your business! My main office is in West Chester, PA and I have a remote office off of Lansdowne Ave in Lansdowne, PA . I"d be happy to assist you in getting pre approved. My cell 610 457 7262. http://www.chadthemortgageman.com
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed Jan 29, 2014
Hi Tub, I'm a Realtor that lives and works in Lansdowne, PA. If you need any help, just let me know. Feel free to contact me anytime. Here's my website: http://www.delcohousing.com
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed Jan 29, 2014
Hi, Lansdowne is a great area, but high taxes. You will have to be conscious of how that affects your monthly payment and if neighboring towns may offer a better value.

When are you looking to move? The next step is to speak with a Realtor and a mortgage banker/broker.

Let Alan or I know f we can help.

Eric Axelson, Associate Broker
Kurfiss Sotheby's International Realty
856.617.1212
axelson@kurfiss.com

You can search properties in EVERY price range at kurfiss.com
Web Reference: http://kurfiss.com
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed Jan 29, 2014
Hello Tub,

How can we help you?

Are you looking for a Realtor financing or both?

Regards,
Alan Openshaw
Cornerstone Lending Inc
Southampton Pa 18966
215 953 0800
cell 267 992 7276
VOTED BEST IN BUCKS 2010 & 2012
NMLS ID 143960
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed Jan 29, 2014
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