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Scott Godzyk, Real Estate Pro in Manchester, NH
Scott Godzyk answered:
Can I buy a foreclosure before the auction date?
It is very unlikely you can, if the home owner owes more than the home is worth there is no time for a short sale. The bank does not owne it yet so they cant sell it and most likely if ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 29, 2016 Home Buying in Waukesha
Ernie Behrle, Real Estate Pro in Raleigh, NC
Ernie Behrle answered:
How do I advertise a USDSA-loan eligible home to the right market? MLS isn't targeting this market.
Does your agent in the MLS make a point of mentioning it or can he put it under as a financing term. I find it hard to believe an MLS that doesn't. Here it is a searchable term and ge ... more
1 vote Share Flag Wed Apr 29, 2015 Home Buying in 53189
Michelle Yoo, Real Estate Pro in Madison, WI
Michelle Yoo answered:
We have bad credit due to a failed business caused by situations beyond our control. We soon will need to buy a home in Waukesha.What are our options?
In terms of selling your home, your credit rating shouldn't actually affect that.
As for the process of purchasing a home, it will depend on what your actual credit score is, your debt ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 19, 2014 Home Buying in Waukesha
Laura Molden…, Real Estate Pro in New Berlin, WI
Laura Moldenhauer answered:
Is it possible to purchase a home that is in the foreclosure process? According to Zillow, the owners have been served a Notice of Lis pendens.
You can certainly contact the homeowner. They most likely will need to get bank approval to do a short sale. An experienced short sale negotiator can work with the bank to get any impen ... more
1 vote Share Flag Wed May 21, 2014 Home Buying in Waukesha
Stevens & Ma…, Real Estate Pro in Centerville, MA
Stevens & Manley answered:
How would you recommend screening Realtors from a Buyer's Perspective? Different requirements than a seller
It is always good to ask for a referral and interview at least 3 agents. We can provide a list of interview questions.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 1, 2013 Home Buying in Waukesha
Annette  Law…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence answered:
What are my options if I have no buyers agent but still want to make sure someone is looking out for my best interests in an offer/counter offer?
Donna and Chris have provided good guidance.
They failed to mention the listing agent demonstrated EXCEPTIONAL integrity by referring you to another agent in the office. Be very aware, ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 4, 2013 Home Buying in 53189
Elizabeth Si…, Real Estate Pro in Minneapolis, MN
Elizabeth Sibet answered:
Owner occuppied Vs. investor
Hopefully you had your question answered by now, but if not Fannie Mae has changed their policy. It used to be that any person buying a house as an owner occupant could NOT have their n ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 18, 2012 Home Buying in Waukesha
LJ, Both Buyer and Seller in Waukesha, WI
LJ answered:
What are 3 or 4 design features or elements buyers are looking for in newer homes these days?
From a buyer's point of view, I have to agree that the mudroom entrance of a home is important. That is a main source of entry for a family every day. I would prefer the laundry ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 22, 2010 Home Buying in Waukesha
David Belman, Real Estate Pro in Waukesha, WI
David Belman answered:
newlyweds interested in buying on a lake in the greater waukesha area. where is biggest bang for buck?
Here are some stats on Lake homes in Waukesha County with full lake frontage (not access):
(Price range searched was $200,000 to $1,000,000)

Active Listings: (Homes currently for s ... more
2 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 15, 2010 Home Buying in Waukesha
Sally K. Han…, Real Estate Pro in Elm Grove, WI
Sally K. Hanson answered:
My husband and I signed up for a buyers agent across state lines. We found a home that we wanted to
Hi Kaye...We are Wisconsin realtors and while there are such things as dual agents...that is an agent that represents the buyer and sellers Iit is not clear whether you had an actual Bu ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 14, 2009 Home Buying in Waukesha
Robert, Home Buyer in Waukesha, WI
Robert answered:
Contigency for garage addition
Thank you for all the responses.
I talked to my agent, and she took me through the Waukesha County website and the arial view of the lots. We found the lot for the property and there s ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 13, 2008 Home Buying in Waukesha
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