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Hayward Litt…, Real Estate Pro in Farmington Hills, MI
Hayward Little, Jr answered:
I'm looking for an investor to purchase a home in the Detroit area zip code 48221 then land contract the home to me and my family.
Hello,

Have you already identified the home that you would like? It is possible to purchase on land contract. Most investors are looking for 20% down plus associated closing costs. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 16, 2013 Home Buying in 48221
Haig Istambo…, Real Estate Pro in Madison Heights, MI
Haig Istamboulian answered:
Who owns 14408 Glastonbury?
Hello,

It looks like the current owner is an LLC in Dallas Texas. It may be an asset manager that is preparing it for sale. It was deeded to the LLC from Fannie Mae earlier this year ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Dec 25, 2012 Home Buying in North Rosedale Park
Theresa Will…,  in Detroit, MI
Theresa Williams answered:
i have a dog that is illegal to have to rent a house in the harper wood area, is it possible for me to rent a house with this dog many where
You can rent a home with a dog, if the owner of the home allows it, if they do, most times they will ask for a little more i n the security deposit if they allow a pet
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 13, 2012 Home Buying in Detroit
Carl Dingled…, Other/Just Looking in Monroe, MI
Carl Dingledine answered:
I am interested in purchasing a home. My credit score will not alow me 2 get a loan. Seeking a broker that I can land contract from ASAP.
Hello

I am a loan officer in Wyandotte, MI, I specialize in upgrading credit scores and helping people repair credit. I do not do land contracts but I have been able to get clients w ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 1, 2013 Home Buying in Detroit
Marge Bennett, Real Estate Pro in Fort Myers, FL
Marge Bennett answered:
Do I have to reimburse seller for the full 2012 years taxes, if I'm only living there 3 days of 2012?
you should pay the pro rated share of the taxes for the days you own the property. If the seller hasn't paid, then their share should come out of their proceeds unless your contract cal ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 19, 2012 Home Buying in Detroit
Derek Bauer, Real Estate Pro in South Lyon, MI
Derek Bauer answered:
Home was listed as short sale approved, now the short sale bank has countered my offer for more than I can afford and we have paid for inspection
There are very few scenarios where a short sale is approved prior to securing a buyer. I see properties positioned that way quite often, and even showed one today that claimed to be ex ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 26, 2012 Home Buying in 48206
Bob Schweiss, Real Estate Pro in Livonia, MI
Bob Schweiss answered:
Hello, I am looking for an investor to buy a forclosed home and then sell it to me under a landcontract?
give me more information on the property.

Thanks
Bob Schweiss
REmerica Hometown One
(313)779-6188
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jan 13, 2013 Home Buying in Detroit
Theresa Will…,  in Detroit, MI
Theresa Williams answered:
How do I go about getting cleaning contracts for foreclosed housing in atlanta, ga area?
If its a hud home go directly to the hud website, hudhomestore.com look at the botom of that page for Agency Information and then click on REO Information, for other bank owned homes yo ... more
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Andy Hargrea…, Real Estate Pro in Plymouth, MI
Andy Hargreaves answered:
The real estate Company wants to be reimbursed for taxes paid-from closing date up until the tax bill is due again.
Actually --

Taxes are paid in advance by the seller. You're simply just reimbursing them for the portion of the year they paid for that you'll be living there.

If the taxes were ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 16, 2013 Home Buying in 48205
Haig Istambo…, Real Estate Pro in Madison Heights, MI
Haig Istamboulian answered:
Does anyone know the situation or state of the house at 2250 Iroquois St, Detroit MI 48214. Has anyone got internal pictures they can send me.
Hello,

No one would really know the condition of the home. The only way to truly get an estimate on what is needed is to have a professional inspection done and an estimate drawn up. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 25, 2012 Home Buying in Indian Village
Haig Istambo…, Real Estate Pro in Madison Heights, MI
Haig Istamboulian answered:
What does buyer to assume c of o mean when buying a home in Detroit, MI with a quit claim deed? How much is a warranty deed?
Hello,

Buyer to assume C of O means that you will have to contact the City Of Detroit to get an ACR. The city will come out and see what repairs the home needs an make a list. This i ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Sep 6, 2014 Home Buying in 48221
Chris Shaw, Real Estate Pro in Southfield, MI
Chris Shaw answered:
House in Detroit University district.
Finding something in this price range is attainable . Although might need slight rehab and some
good deals might be short sales.Please contact me for further assistance with your home ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 29, 2012 Home Buying in Detroit
Alison Hillm…, Other/Just Looking in San Francisco, CA
Alison Hillman answered:
Is anyone can refer me a GREAT reo true specialist. I am a real estate broker in Canada looking to invest in Detrit market . Tks Sylvie
Hi there,

You can read reviews about Detroit agents here on Trulia: http://www.trulia.com/voices/directory/Detroit-agent--11865

Hope this helps!

Ali, Community manager
0 votes Share Flag Tue Dec 18, 2012 Foreclosure in Detroit
Karen Paytas, Real Estate Pro in Clinton Twp, MI
Karen Paytas answered:
What are some things to expect in the near future for the Indian Village homes? Are the home prices rising?
Hi Charles,

I don't believe anyone can predict the future of an area. There has only been one sale in the Village within the last 6 months and that was a cash offer of 410K. Supply ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 11, 2012 Home Buying in Indian Village
Haig Istambo…, Real Estate Pro in Madison Heights, MI
Haig Istamboulian answered:
I am interested in a house for sale that is "tenant occupied"---do tenants have to be evicted in order to get them out--or should i just ask nicely?
Hello,

Every situation is a bit different. Is the seller telling you that the home is subject to the "tenant's rights"? Is the seller going to handle getting the tenants out prior to ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 13, 2012 Home Buying in Detroit
John Walin, Real Estate Pro in Libertyville, IL
John Walin answered:
Hello, this might sound silly but...what does the following mean... "For showings need to sign hold harmless disclosure"? Thank you.
There must be something wrong with the property that you need to waive your right to sue. If for example it has mold, you cant go after the seller if you have a bad reaction to the hom ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 11, 2012 Home Buying in Detroit
Megan Paul, Real Estate Pro in Vancouver, WA
Megan Paul answered:
Do you have to be an American Citizen to qualify for a MSHDA loan.?
Katie,

Check out this website http://www.michigan.gov/mshda it should give you all the answers you need, and contacty phone numbers.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 22, 2012 Home Buying in Detroit
Vanessa Brown, Real Estate Pro in Southfield, MI
Vanessa Brown answered:
Can someone let me know if 10k is a reasonable amount on a land contract? Most homes are 40k and under.
Yes Octavia 10,000 is a reasonable amount for a land contract. It really depends on the seller.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 11, 2012 Home Buying in Detroit
Meg O Harris…, Real Estate Pro in Bellevue, WA
Meg O Harrison answered:
Does anyone think the Mortgage Forgiveness Act will be extended for 2013? I'm not hearing much about it on the news!
Hi Donna,

I have been hoping to hear good news about that for many of my shortsale sellers as well. Given that Congress has to extend it, it does not look like we have time to make ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 7, 2012 Foreclosure in Detroit
Alan May, Real Estate Pro in Evanston, IL
Alan May answered:
How would i even begin to place the rite amount on a bid? Is there an average price to start with or do they tell you what there willing to pay?
The best way to determine what the right market value is, and where to begin a bid, is to enlist the help of a professional real estate agent. They know how to determine market value, ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 8, 2012 Foreclosure in Detroit
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