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Scott Godzyk, Real Estate Pro in 03109
Scott Godzyk answered:
Will Obama be re-elected in 2 years from now? How will this affect the disastrous economy we're in?
Absolutely NO.

One and done... His lack of attention on the economic items such as jobs and too much attention on things such as what is happening in Arizona, building in NY City, B ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 5, 2012 Home Buying
Ralph Windsc…, Real Estate Pro in Hauppauge, NY
Ralph Windschuh answered:
Are first-time buyers becoming more reluctant to buy as home prices continue to fall?
Are your friends renting? If so, let's just say they pay $2000 a month for rent. That's $24,000 a year that's going out the window, not paying down the mortgage and n ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 19, 2010 Market Conditions in New York
Deborah Madey, Real Estate Pro in Red Bank, NJ
Deborah Madey answered:
Builder Delays causing loss of 8k in stimulus from govt
Without reading the contract, I wouldn't know the terms and conditions. What does it say about the closing date? Since builders often encounter delays beyond their control ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Aug 18, 2010 Home Buying in 30005
Lynn Bowen, Real Estate Pro in Sebastopol, CA
Lynn Bowen answered:
Are we headed towards a Double Dip or is it just media sensationalism?
Only time will tell us that I'm afraid. I sure wish I had that crystal ball that the media likes to make it look like they have.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 24, 2012 Market Conditions in Santa Rosa
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
Want to buy a 3000 sqft home in Palo Alto. Should I wait until next year?
To buy now or wait is a decision only you can make based on your finances, wants, needs, lifestyle, etc.; as for the waiting--unfortunately, none of us can answer with accuracy as none ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 15, 2010 Home Buying in Palo Alto
LUXURY HOME…, Real Estate Pro in El Segundo, CA
LUXURY HOME LOANS CA answered:
Are there any programs for first time home buyers?
Yes. Go to dre.ca.gov ..... Happy funding, Rudi
0 votes Share Flag Sun Aug 29, 2010 Home Buying in Temecula
JOSEPH RUNFO…, Real Estate Pro in Staten Island, NY
JOSEPH RUNFOLA JR, BROKER, GRI answered:
How effective would a potential Fannie and Freddie homeowner bailout be?
How much longer can the government bribe the public with the public's money?
0 votes Share Flag Sun Aug 8, 2010 Market Conditions in New York
Joseph Cortez, Real Estate Pro in 78414
Joseph Cortez answered:
What will buyers who are sitting on the fence have to see first before taking the plunge?
I think it comes down to people truly believing that in the long term real estate is a sound investment. They need to feel comfortable that their money is being put to good use. They al ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 30, 2013 Home Buying in 80501
Jennifer Bla…, Real Estate Pro in 74008
Jennifer Blackwell answered:
VA - Military folk. Did you know that some military are still eligible for the $8,000 home buyer tax credit?
Great stuff for the Active Military!

http://www.trulia.com/blog/jennifer_henning/2010/04/service_members_get_an_extra_year_to_utilize_the_home_buyer_tax_credit
0 votes Share Flag Sun Aug 8, 2010 Home Buying in Tulsa
Dan Chase, Home Buyer in Texas City, TX
Dan Chase answered:
Do you believe the HomeBuyer Stimulus Tax Credit was a Success? If yes, Why? If no, Why?
It convinced people to overpay to get houses they did not really like so they could get free money.

Many people bought houses only because they could use the free money as a down pay ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 7, 2010 Market Conditions in Wisconsin
Jeanne Feeni…, Real Estate Pro in Basking Ridge, NJ
Jeanne Feenick (908) 337-0943 answered:
Have buyers gotten back on the fence about buying since the oil spill??
I think buyers have gotten back on the fence in a general way for a number of reasons - most noteably the economy, lack of government stimulus (although these interest rates are motivat ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 8, 2010 Home Buying in Florida
Joan Braunsc…, Real Estate Pro in Morris County, NJ
Joan Braunschweiger answered:
I have came into some money and i want to buy a house in all cash. How or where do i start?
Start by researching on your own. There are so many online real estate resources these days.

Once you get an idea of what is out there and perhaps what price range, house specifics ... more
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Richard Leci…, Real Estate Pro in Tucson, AZ
Richard Lecinski answered:
Do you think the Government will bring back the Federal First Time Home Buyers Tax Credit? Do you think they should? Why or why not?
I do not think the tax credit wll be back. The govenment has been spending so much money in all areas and there seems to be a mood in Congress by many o stop spending. I guess the quest ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 14, 2010 Home Buying in Tucson
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
What is the Market trend by expectation?
Unfortunately, none of us can answer with accuracy, as none of us knows where the market will head tomorrow--much will depend on economics, interest rates, employment opportunities, etc ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 2, 2010 Home Selling in Arlanza
Scott Godzyk, Real Estate Pro in 03109
Scott Godzyk answered:
Advice needed for a new home being considered in Columbia Hills in Ellicott City.
The time to negotiate is BEFORE you put any money down to hold a property. If a builder is requiring you to put a deposit down to hold a lot, and teh contract is subject to teh buyer an ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Aug 6, 2011 Home Buying in Ellicott City
Don Tepper, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax, VA
Don Tepper answered:
Is there a help line to assist a home owner with getting a refi under the Obama plan?
You have to go through your lender for the HAMP (Home Affordable Modification Program) program.

The government web site for the various programs is http://www.makinghomeaffordable.go ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 24, 2010 Financing in Margate
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
I DONT HAVE GOOD CREDIT DUE TO MY MORTGAGE BEING SO HIGH. BUT I WOULD LIKE TO REFI, IS THERE ANYONE THAT COULD HELP WITH THAT AND NOT JUST SCAM ME?
Why not begin by contacting your current lender first regarding refinancing-- and go from there.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 20, 2010 Financing in Detroit
Ron Rovtar, Real Estate Pro in Boulder, CO
Ron Rovtar answered:
Need your two cents: What do you think about extending the tax credit's April 30th closing deadline?
Hi Tara-Nicholle:

Except that the government will get less tax money, I see no problems with extending the closing date beyond June 30th. If the government does not extend it, some ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 13, 2010 Home Buying
Don Tepper, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax, VA
Don Tepper answered:
Do we need to extend the tax credit deadline ...?
My opinion: No.

There was plenty of time allowed--2 months--for sales to close. More if the contract was written prior to May 1.

I assume that most of the sales that may not close ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Oct 3, 2010 Home Buying in Longmont
Trevolyn Hai…, Real Estate Pro in Chino, CA
Trevolyn Haines (909)262-6221 answered:
HELP! We have been working with the same broker for 4 months. We have signed a contract on a house and were told we should close by the end of April.
Hello Roxy,
It almost sounds as though the home you wish to purchase is a short sale & the lender you are waiting to hear back from is the lien holder? If it is, that could be the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 28, 2010 Home Buying in 78577
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