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Jerad Krall, Real Estate Pro in 52240
Jerad Krall answered:
I am looking for house around the mackinaw drive and foster road
Just wondering if you have found anything around the foster road area. Let me know if I help you. Thanks
0 votes Share Flag Tue Dec 2, 2014 Home Buying in Mann
Ann Ryan, Real Estate Pro in 33178
Ann Ryan answered:
Home Warranties...are they worth the cost??
In my mind, the most important question to ask is whether you can afford to replace the appliances if they break in the first year. If money is tight, then by all means go ahead and bu ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 22, 2014 Home Buying in Iowa City
Le Ann Tyson, Real Estate Pro in Iowa City, IA
Last week I shared with you about trends for current home buyers.  Here are trends for the older boomers and silent generation.  Do these sound like you, your parents or grandparent's wishes as they… Read more
Blogged Wed Nov 5, 2014 by Le Ann Tyson Home Buying Home Selling Financing
ialeaseoptio…, Home Buyer in Iowa City, IA
ialeaseoptions answered:
Rent to own homes in Iowa city/Coralville area?
Stacie,
I specialize in Lease Option homes. Contact me at ialeaseoptions@gmail.com with more details on what you're looking for.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 1, 2014 Home Buying in Iowa City
Nate Holler, Real Estate Pro in 52402
Nate Holler answered:
best school district
There are a lot of variables and preferences that make this a different answer for everyone. Here's a link to some information that may be helpful -- http://www.usnews.com/education/bes ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 29, 2014 Home Buying in Iowa City
Maria White, Real Estate Pro in 52340
Maria White answered:
How can I find properties for sale near the University of Iowa Campus?
Working with a local agent is the best route. WIth continually changing properties, we have access to all the information to help you.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Oct 18, 2013 Home Buying in Iowa City
Le Ann Tyson, Real Estate Pro in Iowa City, IA
Craigslist is one of the most popular sites when it comes to searching for homes to rent and homes for sale. But you need to be aware of home scams!Because scam artists know how popular the site is and… Read more
Blogged Mon Aug 19, 2013 by Le Ann Tyson Home Buying Rent vs Buy For Rent
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Le Ann Tyson, Real Estate Pro in Iowa City, IA
A few decades ago, a single woman buying real estate on her own was a rarity. Before the Fair Housing Act of 1968, few women could get approved for a credit card, much less a mortgage, without a husband's… Read more
Blogged Wed Jul 24, 2013 by Le Ann Tyson Quality of Life Home Buying Home Ownership
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Le Ann Tyson, Real Estate Pro in Iowa City, IA
Buying Secret #10: Keep Your Money Where It Is It’s not wise to make any huge purchases or move your money around three to six months before buying a new home. You don’t want to take any… Read more
Blogged Mon Jul 8, 2013 by Le Ann Tyson Home Buying Financing Home Ownership
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Le Ann Tyson, Real Estate Pro in Iowa City, IA
A Sydney waterfront property recently sold for $50 million, but in the United States, a house has hit the market with an asking price of $US190 million. Copper Beech Farm in Connecticut is regarded as… Read more
Blogged Sun Jul 7, 2013 by Le Ann Tyson Home Buying Celebrity Homes Home Ownership
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Le Ann Tyson, Real Estate Pro in Iowa City, IA
This is a very interesting post regarding house flipping.  Worth the read!The other night, I was watching one of my favorite movies of all time, The Untouchables. Great directing (Brian DePalma), mobsters,… Read more
Blogged Sun Jun 30, 2013 by Le Ann Tyson Home Buying Home Selling Investment Properties
Le Ann Tyson, Real Estate Pro in Iowa City, IA
These are some very good ideas from fellow REALTORS around the country.  Thought these ideas are worth sharing.If you are thinking of purchasing a new home, give me a call!  We can always chat… Read more
Blogged Sun Jun 23, 2013 by Le Ann Tyson Home Buying Financing Home Ownership
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Le Ann Tyson, Real Estate Pro in Iowa City, IA
For months, investors have been focused on the question of when the Fed will begin to scale back its massive bond buying program. On Wednesday, comments from Fed Chief Bernanke and the Fed Minutes caused… Read more
Blogged Wed May 29, 2013 by Le Ann Tyson Home Buying Home Selling Financing
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Le Ann Tyson, Real Estate Pro in Iowa City, IA
There probably is not a group of people who move any more than military personnel.  PCSing (permanent change of station) is a complicated task with a lot of moving parts. It is said  that moving… Read more
Blogged Fri May 24, 2013 by Le Ann Tyson Home Buying Home Selling Military Movers
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Le Ann Tyson, Real Estate Pro in Iowa City, IA
  You have just closed on your new home and now it is time to move in.  Ease the transition to your new home by using the right boxes and pack them carefully. Professional moving companies… Read more
Blogged Thu May 23, 2013 by Le Ann Tyson Home Buying Home Selling Moving
Le Ann Tyson, Real Estate Pro in Iowa City, IA
1. Find a real estate professional who's simpatico. Homebuying is not only a big financial commitment, but also an emotional one. It's critical that the practitioner you choose is both skilled and a… Read more
Blogged Wed May 15, 2013 by Le Ann Tyson Market Conditions Home Buying Home Ownership
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Bruce Ailion, Real Estate Pro in Marietta, GA
Your first step should be to locate and hire a REALTOR, not just a real estate agent on an exclusive basis. Be sure your REALTOR has a minimum of five years’ experience and 100+ transactions. … Read more
Blogged Sun Apr 28, 2013 by Bruce Ailion Home Buying Home Selling Rent vs Buy
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Le Ann Tyson, Real Estate Pro in Iowa City, IA
1. Be Picky, but don't be unrealistic. There is no perfect home. 2. Do your homework before you start looking. Decide specifically what features you want in a home and which are most important to you.… Read more
Blogged Thu Apr 18, 2013 by Le Ann Tyson General Area Home Buying Home Ownership
Le Ann Tyson, Real Estate Pro in Iowa City, IA
If you have applied for a mortgage recently, you know how onerous this once-breezy task has become. Ah, "zero down" and "instant, online approval" — those were the days. Then again, the ease with… Read more
Blogged Thu Apr 11, 2013 by Le Ann Tyson Home Buying Financing Credit Score
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