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Priscilla Be…, Real Estate Pro in Salem, OR
Priscilla Beggs answered:
what are HUD homes?
A HUD home is a 1-to-4 unit residential property acquired by HUD as a result of a foreclosure action on an FHA-insured mortgage. HUD becomes the property owner and offers it for sale to ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Oct 24, 2015 Home Buying in 97524
Geoff Ommen, Real Estate Pro in Barrington, IL
Geoff Ommen answered:
Hi, can someone help me in identifying newer developments middle to upper middle class - not gated communities

There are several communities to choose from with those general parameters. Bollingbrook has several, including Fairways of Augusta, Oak Lawn has Eagle Ridge. Lemont has ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 11, 2013 Home Buying in 60457
Alison Hillm…, Other/Just Looking in San Francisco, CA
Alison Hillman answered:
Is this house 1764 saxon bl is active?
You can contact the listing agent who will be able to help you learn more about that specific property (and probably will know a lot about similar properties in the area). To find an ag ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 2, 2013 Home Buying in 32725
Kathryn Lilly, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
Kathryn Lilly answered:
I've been trying to buy a house but those cash buyers are making it way too difficult for the sellers to even consider my offers.
You have to be looking in your realistic price range for what you are qualified for.
Get pre-approved, make sure all your savings for down payments, closing costs and reserves are ver ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 3, 2015 Home Buying in Brooklyn
Kimberly Law…, Real Estate Pro in Cincinnati, OH
Kimberly Lawson answered:
Mortgage before 2 year debt clearance.
Thing is, source of income. You have now told the world that you are about to lose your job. If we called to verify your employment they would answer that the probably of continued empl ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 6, 2013 Home Buying in Cuyahoga Falls
Curly Sue,  in Texas
Curly Sue answered:
What is the cost you think anyone should pay for a home?
They should pay what they can afford. Whether it's $50,000 or $5,000,000 - Is this some kind of trick question?
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 10, 2014 Home Buying
Rhett Winslow, Real Estate Pro in Boca Raton, FL
Rhett Winslow answered:
What details do you look for in your new home?
location*3 + school district, water & sewer (city or well), age of property.

be sure to check the Roof & Air conditioner, as they tend to be the most expensive supris ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 4, 2013 Home Buying
Claire-Anne…, Real Estate Pro in Indianapolis, IN
Claire-Anne Aikman answered:
what is a reason to buy a home?
Most people do so to give a feeling of nesting - you stay there for years, establish roots, have something to call your own styled in a manner that reflects you, and the monthly expense ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 3, 2013 Home Buying
what is the safest place to live in virginia?
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Phyllis Shel…, Real Estate Pro in Dayton, TN
Phyllis Shelton answered:
Do you have any house listings in the Dayton Tn area that have a secluded or private yard with lots of trees?
Fortunately there are many in Dayton in established neighborhoods, with lots of large trees and great yards.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jun 1, 2013 Home Buying in Dayton
Andrew Wilki…, Trulia Community Manager in San Francisco, CA
Andrew Wilkinson answered:
basic construction cost for family room addition
Hi TIna,

In order to receive more answers to your question, I recommend that you rephrase your inquiry as a full question, and posting into our Los Angeles section, which you can fin ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 29, 2013 Home Buying
Janice Bolton, Real Estate Pro in NATCHITOCHES, LA
Janice Bolton answered:
property tax for 423 pardee road
Thanks for contacting Bolton Realty concerning the waterfront property at 423 Pardee Road, Campti, LA. As for property taxes, currently the annual property tax for this property is ap ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 17, 2013 Home Buying in Campti
Kevin E Yank…, Real Estate Pro in Bonita Springs, FL
Kevin E Yankow Broker/ Owner answered:
Which is the best area in West Bay Club?
That's like asking which is your favorite child! You really can't go wrong with any of the subdivisions in West Bay Club. The amenities are abundant, the landscaping is gorgeous, and th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 17, 2013 Home Buying in Estero
Tony Grech, Real Estate Pro in Southfield, MI
Tony Grech answered:
Are there any lenders that are still doing a ITIN mortgage program here in Michigan? Which ones? Please help! Thanks!
Shoot me an email with your contact info and some brief details. We offer these programs and I may be able to help
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 1, 2013 Home Buying in Canton
Ron Thomas, Real Estate Pro in Fresno, CA
Ron Thomas answered:
Steering or not?!
A lot of people have complained:
The Lender just wants to keep the Loan on that house, in-house.
Being a Marketing major; I can see both sides of that coin.

Normally, we can see th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 17, 2013 Home Buying in 90631
Rhett Winslow, Real Estate Pro in Boca Raton, FL
Rhett Winslow answered:
Hello everyone, I am looking to partner with other investors, as well as looking for an agent who gets leads on home sellers. Any help?
check to see if there is a local real estate investors club in your area. there you can find agents, investors, lenders & contractors (typically with connections) who wi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 18, 2013 Home Buying in Charlotte
Abigail Mane…, Real Estate Pro in Newtown Square, PA
Abigail Manero answered:
can i qualify for a mortgage? I'm a recently divorced sahm/home school mom (we live in a bad district). With 6mos. proof of support.
Good afternoon,

I hope this message finds you well.

I believe I am local to your location.

Send me an email with your name, number and I would be happy to assist you with the h ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Dec 27, 2015 Home Buying in Media
Jerod Mayer, Real Estate Pro in Santa Clarita, CA
Jerod Mayer answered:
Can someone recommend me a good termite company? Thank you!
Hi Alex,

Here are a few out here in Santa Clarita. You may want to give them a call and see who best fits your needs. I hope this helps!

Muir Termite
Nordhagen and Daughters
Rus ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 8, 2013 Home Buying in Valencia
Andy Hargrea…, Real Estate Pro in Plymouth, MI
Andy Hargreaves answered:
My husband and I are coming from bankrupcty -credit score 500's. 6 figure incomes. Husband is a 26 year retired Vet. Preapproval from where?
While I am not a lender, it is my belief that it's generally two years from your discharge date from your bankruptcy before you will be able to obtain a loan.

I am sure some lender ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 11, 2013 Home Buying in Canton
Maria Kletch…, Real Estate Pro in Tampa, FL
Maria Kletchka answered:
We are relocating from Jersey Shore to Tampa like to know best schools in Hillsbourgh I have a 4th 5th grader education is monumental to us.
Hello and thank you for your question. I relocated from New York 17 years ago and both my children have gone through Hillsborough County schools. The Westchase and South Tampa area of ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Sep 11, 2014 Home Buying in Westchase
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