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Jackson Will…, Home Buyer in Provo, UT
Jackson Willis answered:
How do I find info about an existing home's builder?
I'm sure ithere would be some sort of record system you could look into to find this information. Beyond that, I would suggest talking to the owners/previous owners to see if they have ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 15, 2015 Home Buying in 53188
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
Marilyn Fras…, Renter in 53045
Marilyn Frascello asked:
looking for a studio apartment but no luck
0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 3, 2014 Home Buying in Delafield
Mark Nehs, Real Estate Pro in Waukesha, WI
Mark Nehs answered:
Wanting to know if we are ok to be pre approved?
Based on what you presented you will have a variety of lending options. If you would like to explore let me know.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 31, 2014 Home Buying in Menomonee Falls
Alan May, Real Estate Pro in 60201
Alan May answered:
How does one know how long a home has been listed in MLS?
Your agent will have access to the MLS, and they can tell you exactly how long the property has been listed, and whether it's been cloned (relisted) from before.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 30, 2014 Home Buying in Brookfield
The Yoo Team, Real Estate Pro in Madison, WI
The Yoo Team 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
The Yoo Team, Real Estate Pro in Madison, WI
The Yoo Team answered:
This is an answer to Beth. Trulia is not user-friendly. So with regards to your answer concerning true market value in Waukesha County. It does not
For anyone else reading this thread/argument: Trulia has some limitations, but my clients have used the site with great effectiveness. The main issue we've encountered is that it is sim ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 31, 2014 Home Buying in Brookfield
The Yoo Team, Real Estate Pro in Madison, WI
The Yoo Team answered:
what is a five day motion HOW DOES ONE GO ABOUT CONTESTING THIS?
As a rental property owner, I've had to deal with 5 day notices as well. It isn't necessarily a death knell. Many times, all that is needed is for the tenant to pay the rent up to curre ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 31, 2014 Home Buying in 53005
Laura M, Real Estate Pro in New Berlin, WI
Laura M 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
Kelly Sly, Real Estate Pro in Delafield, WI
Kelly Sly answered:
what's up with 826 Genesee St, mls: 1182403, GIS map show lake frontage but there is a fence bisecting the eastern half of the property?
Upon updated information, I just heard from the neighbor who owns the home with the fence regarding this issue - the GIS map is not the map that is used by the property tax assessor. T ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 25, 2014 Home Buying in Delafield
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in 98074
Dan Tabit answered:
What is the best way to get rid of Mortgage Insurance?
Tony gave a great answer including lots of details. Congratulations on having a great rate and paying down your mortgage so quickly. Every dollar you pay over the minimum ... more
1 vote Share Flag Tue Feb 25, 2014 Home Buying in 53089
Andrea Crive…, Real Estate Pro in Milwaukee, WI
Andrea Crivello answered:
Mortgage question- Can I get a conventional loan with 10% down- about $8900 from stock and $15,200 gifted? My credit score is 785.
It sounds like a Wheda loan may be perfect for you. I have a loan officer located in Pewaukee that I not only send my family and friends to, but trusted to do my own purchase loan last ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 16, 2014 Home Buying in 53072
Matthew Szym…, Real Estate Pro in Burlington, WI
Matthew Szymuszkiewicz answered:
How can I get a list with bank owned properties (homes) in Waukesha county, Wisconsin?

I will be more than willing to send you a list of properties that are bank owned in your desired location. You can always email me at mattszy@shorewest.com or give me a call ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 9, 2014 Home Buying in 53151
Jeff Moglia, Real Estate Pro in Brookfield, WI
Jeff Moglia answered:
Bump Clause in Primary Offer, What does this mean for Back up offers?
Melissa, The term "bump clause" generally refers to an offer that has a contingency which may allow a secondary offer to Bump the first offer out and place a secondary offer into a pri ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 4, 2014 Home Buying in 53005
Mark Person,…, Real Estate Pro in 53051
Mark Person, MBA answered:
Why is it so difficult to get an agent to answer the phone or call me back ? or answer my email ? I am a cash buyer not used to these standards.
You can judge a full time Realtor by their response time from your initial or subsequent questions. If your questions aren't answered in a timely matter which should be addressed ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 30, 2014 Home Buying in Menomonee Falls
Cindy Lawren…, Real Estate Pro in 53005
Cindy Lawrence Antonia answered:
I am planning to buy for cash, how can I add an appraisal contingency. I do not want to pay more than the current value. There are not any good
Include that contingency in the offer. When you are buying with cash, you will have to hire your own appraiser - if you have other questions or concerns, I'd be happy to help - Good lu ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jan 19, 2014 Home Buying in 53045
Jenny Bronk, Real Estate Pro in 53149
Jenny Bronk answered:
Please advise the cost of the HOA for this unit located at W241N2531 E Parkway meadow circle #8
Good morning.

The condo fee per month on this unit is $190. There are currently 7 units available and some are less per month due to square footage and garage size. If you are inte ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 29, 2013 Home Buying in Pewaukee
Ashley Pimen…, Real Estate Pro in Illinois
Ashley Pimentel answered:
Mortgage with 600 credit score
I am a loan officer licensed in IL and WI who works with over 40 lenders to provide the best possible financing. We go down to 500 fico scores and offer free credit repair. I am dedicat ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 5, 2013 Home Buying in New Berlin
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