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Jbrown, Home Buyer in Novi, MI
Jbrown answered:
has anyone purcheased a healy home in mi? just wondering about quality and service.
Do not buy a house from them
Once you sign the contract it's as if they are doing you a favor by building a house for you. Very disorganized
Hired an attorney
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 21, 2015 Home Buying in South Lyon
Robert Torrey, Real Estate Pro in Waterford, MI
Robert Torrey answered:
My husband and I both have a 629 credit score. I was wondering if it is possible to get a mortgage with that. We are looking to use a rural
The best thing to do is get with a trusted professional mortgage broker and he or she will direct you in the right direction.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 28, 2014 Home Buying in South Lyon
John Burke, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
John Burke answered:
Can a va loan be combined with another person to obtain a loan. I have the income and my brother has the va.
Hi Anita,

Yes, it can be done BUT the non-veteran has to put 12.5% down so it's not that attractive of an option.

Does your brother bring any income in like VA disability?

Take ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Nov 24, 2014 Home Buying in South Lyon
Kristina Car…, Real Estate Pro in Anchorage, AK
Kristina Carlson answered:
CHEATED ON MY LOT SIZE
You need to get a copy of the As Built of the property. That will show you the property lines where you can map out on the lot. IF you think that the recorded as built is not correct, ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 20, 2014 Home Buying in South Lyon
Cheryl, Home Buyer in South Lyon, MI
Cheryl asked:
PURCHASING A MANUFACTURED HOME IF I FIND A MANUFACTURED HOME I'D LIKE TO PURCHASE, AND MINE HASN'T SOLD YET, DO I HAVE "ANY" OPTIONS AS TO HOW TO GO ABOUT DOING THIS?
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 14, 2014 Home Buying in 48178
Robert Torrey, Real Estate Pro in Waterford, MI
Robert Torrey answered:
What are considered good credit scores? Does a lender's inquiry negatively affect your credit score?
I would say a good score is 660. You can still get a conventional mortgage with a 620 just not a prime rate.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 7, 2014 Home Buying in 48178
Derek Tunison, Real Estate Pro in Clinton Township, MI
Derek Tunison answered:
What is the process of buying a house using a rural developmental loan?
The process is similar to buying a house under other financing terms. After the application is taken, and documents are gathered, the loan officer would see if you meet the qualificati ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 26, 2014 Home Buying in South Lyon
Cheryl, Home Buyer in South Lyon, MI
Cheryl answered:
Is it possible to buy a decent 3/2 home with garage for about $80,000 in either the South Lyon or Milford area? We are in our 60's.
I'm sorry to say, but yes. I had my manufactured home for sale. It is 2,300 sq.ft. 4 bed 2 bath
HUGE activity room. 1 1/2 car "attached" garage. I was selling it for $82,000. I had it ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 12, 2014 Home Buying in South Lyon
Michael Warr…, Real Estate Pro in Novi, MI
Michael Warren answered:
Homes with acreage of 2
Good morning

There are houses with 2 acres or more on the market in South Lyon.
To better assist you would need to know your price range, house features, etc.
Give me a call or sen ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Nov 25, 2013 Home Buying in South Lyon
Michelle Pay…, Real Estate Pro in Milford, MI
Michelle Payne answered:
I am looking for lease with option to buy in South Lyon Mi. Need a real estate agent to help me.Any suggestions Krystal?
Yikes Ron, I am not sure why you would insult someone and call them desperate! We are all doing the best we can do in this economy, sometimes we have to make decisions we need to make. ... more
1 vote Share Flag Sat Oct 20, 2012 Home Buying in South Lyon
Michelle Pay…, Real Estate Pro in Milford, MI
Michelle Payne answered:
looking4 home2buy 4bd w/loft,walkout basmnt 2100sq,ft or more email telarenee@yahoo.com
Hi Telarenee,

Let me know if you are still looking! There are some great buys out there!
0 votes Share Flag Sun Oct 14, 2012 Home Buying in South Lyon
Michelle Pay…, Real Estate Pro in Milford, MI
Michelle Payne answered:
i'am looking 4 a home 2 buy,a 4bed with loft up stairs & a walk out basment sq.ft around 2100 & ^
I will send you a list a list of current homes on the market that might meet your needs
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 10, 2012 Home Buying in South Lyon
Inthemarket, Home Buyer in South Lyon, MI
Inthemarket answered:
Can the court set a minimum sales price on a new construction house if the developer has gone through bankruptcy? Is this legitimate?
Thanks Scott.
I suspect that the judge has ruled the price and it was just replayed to the selling realtor through the trustee. I recall hearing that the case has come out of bankruptc ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Oct 18, 2010 Home Buying in South Lyon
Rosemarie Ti…, Real Estate Pro in South Lyon, MI
Rosemarie Tibbles - KW answered:
Buying new construction and they buy your house a good idea?
We have had positive results with some builders. We represented the buyers, had an appraisal done on their property, and presented it to the builder. We were able to make the deal and ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Aug 8, 2010 Home Buying in South Lyon
Tony Grech, Real Estate Pro in Michigan
Tony Grech answered:
Our first good faith estimate had a interest rate of 6.5% and the new Good faith estimate from the underwriters has an interest rate of 7% due to
Hi April,

Adding a broker's fee would not increase the interest rate, however you may be confusing interest rate with APR (which are not the same). And APR would appear on a Tr ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 28, 2009 Home Buying in 48178
Robin Kay Co…, Real Estate Pro in Plymouth, MI
Robin Kay Cooke answered:
USDA Rural Development Loans
I realize this a late answer and agree that this is a great way to purchase a home. If you are still investigating this type of loan, you might want to contact National Home Lending ou ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 7, 2009 Home Buying in South Lyon
Geoffrey D.…, Real Estate Pro in 48381
Geoffrey D. Leach answered:
are you serious that home is listed for 40,000?
22896 Saint George Circle is currently on the market for $389,000 MLS#27074667.
1 vote Share Flag Thu Aug 9, 2007 Home Buying in South Lyon
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