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kevgosoft, Home Seller in Manhattan, KS
kevgosoft asked:
Can a FHA Home Loan with gift of equity be used on a three way split title where one sibling is buying out the other two? 2 Siblings want to sell thier 2/3 share of thier home to thier other sibling who owns 1/3 share and wants to buy them out preferably of course without forced partitioning. They are all ...
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 6, 2013 Home Buying in 66502
Daren Lee Le…, Real Estate Pro in Manhattan, KS
Daren Lee Lewis answered:
If I build a house in an already developed area without specials, will I have specials?
No, you will not. If there were specials, they would have been required to have been bonded prior completion of the development. There are some areas without specials, especially in Pot ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 13, 2014 Home Buying in Manhattan
Jim Olive, Real Estate Pro in Key West, FL
Jim Olive answered:
If you take the house on 5024 Bramblewood Dr. and build it in the Bald Eagle area. Approximately what would it cost and what would taxes be?
Hello Mary...You might want to talk to a contractor/builder rather than real estate experts. We could tell you how much it would be worth, but would be hard-pressed to tell you how muc ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Oct 23, 2012 Home Buying in Manhattan
Andrew Wilki…, Trulia Community Manager in San Francisco, CA
Andrew Wilkinson answered:
Are there any lots available in east Manhattan. North of Green ValleyRoad?
Hi Mary,

Here is a 0.84 acre plot, just North East of Green Valley Road, available for $35,000. Unfortunately, this is the only lot that fits your criteria.

http://www.trulia.com/ ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 20, 2012 Home Buying in Manhattan
Claudia Luthi, Real Estate Pro in 66503
Claudia Luthi answered:
We really like the home on 5024 Bramblewood Drive..Would it be possible to purchase a lot in that area and have a home built like this one?
Yes we have several lots to choose from in this area and others where we could build that home or one similar to it.. Just let me know if you would like to take a look at them.

Clau ... more
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Shaney Dillon…, Real Estate Pro in Manhattan, KS
Shaney Dillon, Mortgage Lender answered:
If you have down payment and can cover monthly payments for two years, but do not presently have income where is the best source for a home loan?
Hello, I am a mortgage lender here in Manhattan with First National Bank. Typically underwriters will want to see current steady income, however, there are some exceptions depending on ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 20, 2012 Home Buying in 66502
Summer McClu…, Real Estate Pro in Manhattan, KS
Summer McClure (Hamil) answered:
Is 2843 Kelly Drive still for sale?
No, Im sorry its currently under contract. There is a wide variety of other homes for sale in the area that are similar. Please let me know if I can give you a tour of all your choice ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Aug 26, 2012 Home Buying in 66502
Tiffany Teel…, Real Estate Pro in Manhattan, KS
Tiffany Teel ABR, e-PRO answered:
Is 1100 oaktree place for sale in manhattan, ks?
1100 Oaktree Place was withdrawn from the market on 5/28/2011. Are you looking for a townhouse? Do you like the Miller Ranch area? I would be more than happy to help you! Please don't ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jul 14, 2012 Home Buying in Manhattan
Tamren Sturg…, Real Estate Pro in Manhattan, KS
Tamren Sturges answered:
Moving to Manhattan in a few months and we just started considering buying a home instead of renting like we were planning. But we already own a home
As far as I am aware you should be able too. The best thing would be to get in contact with a lender and explore your options. I would love to help in anyway I can. Please let me know w ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 2, 2012 Home Buying in Manhattan
Adam Bonewitz, Real Estate Pro in Manhattan, KS
Adam Bonewitz answered:
Is 2843 Kelly Drive in Manhattan, Ks still for sale?
It is still currently for sale, though it is under contract. The current buyers that have a contract on this home have a contingency that they must sell their home first. This being sai ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 2, 2012 Home Buying in Manhattan
tim moore, Real Estate Pro in Nags Head, NC
tim moore answered:
Is it common practice and legal to have an "Open House" on a property that is under contract?
Legal - YES, why would it not be legal? Open houses are not to sell the house, they are to find more buyers for the agent that has the open house.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 5, 2012 Home Buying in Manhattan
Ron Thomas, Real Estate Pro in Fresno, CA
Ron Thomas answered:
After negotiations we agreed 2 original request by sellers agent. Full price n they pay closing. Now they want 2 add the $3k to the price. Is this ok?
A simple answer;
Are you still negotiating or are you under Contract?

Either way, are you willing to lose the deal for $3,000?

It's not Ok with me, but is it Ok with you?
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 6, 2012 Home Buying in Manhattan
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
Is it advised (or even possible) for a married couple to buy their first home while they are both in school?
mbeers33,
With an income of $25,000 and mounting student loans it may be difficult to qualify for a mortgage. You've done a great job saving money and there may be some program ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 3, 2013 Home Buying in Manhattan
tim moore, Real Estate Pro in Nags Head, NC
tim moore answered:
My fiance is wanting to buy a house, we have about 80K in savings. He is in the military and qualifies for a VA Loan. But we are also wanting to
The primary advantage to using a VA loan is that you won't have to put down 20% and can go as low as no money down. If you want to use cash to put down, then I would not use the VA ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 19, 2011 Home Buying in Manhattan
Primary Resi…, Real Estate Pro in Fort Lauderdale, FL
Primary Residential Mortgage answered:
I am in the miltiary and i was reading that the 8K first time home buyers credit is extended for service members that were deployed between 1 Jan 09
Hello- It should be for any 90days within that time period as there is no indication otherwise.

You will qualify for the tax credit as long as you sign your purchase contract by Ap ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Sep 23, 2010 Home Buying in Manhattan
Scott Godzyk, Real Estate Pro in 03109
Scott Godzyk answered:
I am 27, married and i am also a Staff Sergeant in the Army. I make around 55K a year and my wife is in her 2nd year of Vet school. I qualify for a VA
Your first step in answering your question is to meet with a local and trusted mortgage broker, they can prequailify you at no cost. This will tell you what price range you quailify for ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun May 23, 2010 Home Buying in Manhattan
Patrick Thies…, Real Estate Pro in Elmhurst, IL
Patrick Thies SFR, CNC answered:
Am I ready to buy a house? I am 27, not married, no kids and a steady income. I work for the Federal Government and make $50,000 a year.
If you go conventional you will probably need 20% down. If you go FHA you would only need 3.5% down. You should talk to a lender to see what or if you can qualify for a loan based on ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 1, 2010 Home Buying in 66502
Katie Wolf, Real Estate Pro in Manhattan, KS
Katie Wolf answered:
What wil happen if we change mind on buying the house that our offer has been accepted?
I realize inspections are complete, but are you still within the inspection period? I would suggest since you are not represented that you call an attorney (and for future purchases fi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 4, 2009 Home Buying in Manhattan
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