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Jeffrey Gran…, Real Estate Pro in 06511
Jeffrey Granoff answered:
Why are the association fees on the University towers apartments so high? And I haven't seen tax amounts for these. Are they also high.?
Hi, Jeff Granoff here, from GRL & REALTORS, in New Haven. The reason the monthly fee is higher than expected for a condo is because it also includes heat, hot water, and property taxe ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 23, 2012 Home Buying in 06515
Joe, Home Buyer in New Haven
Joe answered:
I can't understand the New Haven tax rate to purchase a home?
Please only respond if you understand the specific New Haven market.

Thank you to all you out of towners, don't stop assisting us idiots, but I need local help here..
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 17, 2012 Home Buying in New Haven
Michael Emery, Real Estate Pro in Minneapolis, MN
Michael Emery answered:
If buyer brokers still make their commission off of the purchase price how will I know they'll have my best interest in mind?
Well I must be the worst agent in the world. I advise my clients to spend less than what they're qualified by their lender. My advice is always spend as much as you are comfortable ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 18, 2012 Home Buying in New Haven
Julie Traver…, Real Estate Pro in Naugatuck, CT
Julie Traver-lucia answered:
A friend told me that a home priced over 25% of the assessed value of the home is overpriced. Would you agree?
The assessed value is usually 80% of the appraised value. Depending on the area, condition and age of the home should all also take a play in the pricing of a home. I would be more tha ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 18, 2012 Home Buying in New Haven
Cedric Mcneil…, Real Estate Pro in Connecticut
Cedric Mcneil (203-435-7405) answered:
Will if affect my credit if I go to a couple different banks/lenders to see how much we qualify for?
My best suggestion is to use a mortgage broker. They typically work with a large number of lenders and can usually shop rates. When your credit is pulled an inquiry is noted on your rep ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 7, 2012 Financing in New Haven
A, Real Estate Pro in Connecticut
A answered:
How do i find the best mortgage rate?
Call Joann Flanagan @ 203-592-1333 she can give you great advice on the mortgage process and very good rates also?
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 18, 2012 Home Buying in New Haven
Abu Musa, Real Estate Pro in Kensington & Parkville...
Abu Musa answered:
Is PMI a scam for bozo's who don't have enough cash for a 20% down payment?
PMI needs to be paid by borrower if down payment is less than 20%. You may read my blog about PMI.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 7, 2012 Home Buying in New Haven
Cedric Mcneil…, Real Estate Pro in Connecticut
Cedric Mcneil (203-435-7405) answered:
Moving to Yale for part-time graduate/post-doc studies. Looking tp buy for a 1-2 BR around Yale. Any suggestions?
Hello RJ,

There are a lot of options available. There would be much more criteria needed on the home that will suit your needs to even begin.

I suggest you seek the assistance of ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 19, 2012 In My Neighborhood in Wooster Square / Mill River
Vicky Chrisn…, Real Estate Pro in Leesburg, VA
Vicky Chrisner answered:
After two weeks of negotiations, my listing realtor just told me that she is also the buyer's realtor. Should I rethink the Hubbard for this?
Sounds like you're not comfortable with the dual agency issue, and to be honest I am not a fan of it. Tell her you do not agree to it. I know in VA that is an option of anyone - ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 25, 2012 Home Selling in New Haven
Don Tepper, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax, VA
Don Tepper answered:
Is it legal for a bank to list a home for sale, accept and sign an offer with a buyer while a house is in litigation??
What sort of litigation?

There are some types that are pretty certain to be resolved, and can be resolved fairly quickly.

There are other types that could drag on for years.

Yo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 14, 2012 Foreclosure in 06511
Brenda Feria, Real Estate Pro in 23233
Brenda Feria answered:
how long can a house built in 1905 be expected to last?
If the home has been maintained properly, indefinitely. Especially if it is brick.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 6, 2012 Home Buying in 06511
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
When will 500 Central Avenue be put back on the market (It is in foreclosure), and how much interior work will it need?
Consider working with an agent of your own who can keep you updated with the property status.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 9, 2012 Home Buying in Westville
Gerri Sutfin, Real Estate Pro in New Haven, CT
Gerri Sutfin answered:
I want to know whether the two units houses are on sale or one unit is on sale.
Which home were you referring to? Do you have an address, or a price. Then hopefully I can help to answer your question. Thanks, Gerri
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 25, 2011 Home Buying in Westville
Laura Feghali, Real Estate Pro in Stamford, CT
Laura Feghali answered:
I am buying in CT. I put down 1K deposit money. The seller is giving 6K in concessions to help w/my closing costs. Do I get the 1K back at closing?
Hello Sillygirl,
I suggest that you check your purchase contract regarding your $1K deposit as usually this goes towards your cash down payment for the property and helps to determi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 8, 2011 Home Buying in New Haven
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
howfar from the train station is this property located
Since no link is visible and no address given, consider asking again; or consider a Google Search/Maps; or consider visiting the area...
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 4, 2011 In My Neighborhood in 06513
Unknown, Other/Just Looking in New Haven, CT
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0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 28, 2011 Rentals in Annex
Jessica Wall…, Real Estate Pro in Santa Cruz, CA
Jessica Wallace answered:
We bought our house with an FHA loan in July '09 and now want to apply for the 203K program to renovate to the house. Can we do this?
I believe that you can use an FHA 203k loan to refinance and do repairs on a home. I just took an FHA class yesterday and that is what they presented. Contact your local FHA 203k lend ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 30, 2012 Financing in New Haven
Christine Mc…, Real Estate Pro in Valparaiso, IN
Christine McDaniel answered:
Can I ask for seller concessions more than 6% of the purchase price?
You need to talk to your lender. They can let you know what the various options are.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Oct 24, 2010 Home Buying in New Haven
Gerri Sutfin, Real Estate Pro in New Haven, CT
Gerri Sutfin answered:
do you have cash apts?
What do you mean by cash apartments? Apartments that will bring you cash, or something that you can buy for cash. I have a 3 bedroom co-op in New Haven, that can sell for $25,000 and ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Sep 26, 2010 Rent vs Buy in New Haven
Elizabeth J.…, Real Estate Pro in Northampton, MA
Elizabeth J. Herbert answered:
I am working with F1/OPT visa, and applying for J1 visa now, but haven't got reply yet. Can I apply for fha 203K loan? Thanks
Do you have a social security number and a type of residency? I would advise my clients in a situation similar to yours to speak with their attorney.

I am a member of FIABCI/Interna ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 19, 2010 Financing in New Haven
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