I would recommend you to get a Realtor to do an assessment for the average rent. Real estate business is not a guessing game. So, you will need someone to verify every information that you'll have to input in your lease contract.
You can also look the average rent at craigslist.... more
If you have a Mortgage Lender that you work with, start there, or you can contact me and I'll put you in touch with a really great lender and/or lenders that have really good products for first time home buyers.... more
Realtors can absoluley help with a loan modification. A lot of times, the loan modifications do not get approved, but with the right communication with your lender, the chances are better that it will. I would use a short sale as a last resort to prevent foreclosure, especially if you want to stay in your home. I would be more than happy to help you with your loan modification.... more
The property in question states that they have a counter offer waiting lenders approval. That does not mean that you and your realtor could not submit another offer. When making an offer on a short sale keep in mind that the lender is looking for 80-90% of market value of the home. So what I would do if I were you is have your realtor pull the comps on the neighborhood in Kingsridge and see what the current market value is on a home that size and go from there. If you need my help please feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.... more