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., Other/Just Looking in Lewisville, TX
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What are the major differences between Huntington and highland homes. Huntington are more custom, more woodwork, more HVAC zones but what else?
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Huntington and Highland Homes and Sanders and Associates are all under the same parent company.
Huntington homes are a more semi-custom, luxury home with a luxury finish out. Hi ... more
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RJ Avery, Real Estate Pro in Forney, TX
RJ Avery answered:
is the amount of opening bid to the auction sale forclosure is based upon what the owner owned to the lender?
It really depends on the area. Banks to Broker Price Opinion (BPOs) on foreclosures and this is supposed to give them an accurate number of what the home would sell for. Normally the a ... more
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Amy Downs, Real Estate Pro in Richardson, TX
Amy Downs answered:
if the house listed or under bankruptcies(chapter 7) how this it will work is it the bank owns this or is this consider forclosure? or this cheaper
If your home is included in a bankruptcy, the attorney will have to approve the sale. I have sold homes in the past that were included in a bankruptcy without any problems. You would ... more
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RJ Avery, Real Estate Pro in Forney, TX
RJ Avery answered:
what if the house is listed under bankruptcies(active) what does it mean? are they different from forclosure?
depends on the bankruptcy, some include the house and some dont
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 29, 2014 Foreclosure in 75013
Lynn911.com…, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Lynn911.com Dallas Realtor answered:
Does FHA require VGBA drain covers on private pools?
Ask professional who made these statement provide documents to you

FHA do have guidelines for approval in order obtain a loan. Many sellers will decline a FHA or VA loan

Nation ... more
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RJ Avery, Real Estate Pro in Forney, TX
RJ Avery answered:
let say the house is pre-forclosure the auction is done let say it was done oct. 2 and the owner of the house can still leave there and how long they
Eventually the new owner/bank will proceed with standard eviction processes. Typically they will try all normal means to get a hold of the tenant. If they fail, they will have a const ... more
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Patrick Thies, Real Estate Pro in Anytown, IL
Patrick Thies answered:
My brother will be "gifting" me with $2000 to help pay closing costs. How does this "gifting" process work? What are the?
Your brother simply writes a letter stating his relationship to you the amount that he is giving to you (states that it is not a loan and does not have to be paid back) and for what pro ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 17, 2013 Home Buying in 75002
Bruce Lynn, Real Estate Pro in Coppell, TX
Bruce Lynn answered:
I found 2009 appraisal values for all homes located at Andover Drive, Parker, TX 75002 had dropped average 14% compared to 2008 appraisal values.
This is tax appraisal....not bank appraisal.
No one but the chief appraiser knows how their model works.
I often think not very well.....many people complain that tax values go up in ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Sep 26, 2009 Home Buying in 75002
Tamika Goree, Real Estate Pro in Grand Prairie, TX
Tamika Goree answered:
My real estate agent sucks. I'm overwhelmed with the loan process. I assume down payment and closing cost were the same thing, but it is not.
Your RE Agent & your LO didn't go over the loan process with you. Wow! I am so sorry to hear that. Your down pymt is 3.5% for FHA & 5% for Conventional. Your closing costs ... more
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RJ Avery, Real Estate Pro in Forney, TX
RJ Avery answered:
I have just been conditionally approved for a loan from Bank of America with a 5% down payment. I'm uncertain if I will have enough money to
I would suggest trying an outside broker and see if you cannot get approved FHA for a 3.5% down. If you can there is also plans that can monetize the $8000 tax credit to be used toward ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 14, 2009 Home Buying in 75002
RJ Avery, Real Estate Pro in Forney, TX
RJ Avery answered:
I'm a 1st time home buyer and will put 5% as down payment. I have already been approved for a loan from Bank of America (BOA). They did not
The only way you can avoid is putting 20% down. Im sure this you probably know. If you are considering getting second loan from BOA to cover this other 15% it would probably have to ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 11, 2009 Home Buying in 75002
Tom Burris, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Tom Burris answered:
Repay Mortgage
Consider:

If you lose the interest deduction on your home because it is paid..... Will you lose out on other deductions because you do not have enough deductions to overcome the stan ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 31, 2009 Financing in Allen
Tom Burris, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Tom Burris answered:
Title Insurance and Repaying Mortgage
You were issued a policy when you purchased your home. It protects you should there be a lien against the property before you bought it.
After you pay off the mortgage.... that policy ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 27, 2009 Home Buying in Allen
Jerry Holcomb,  in Dallas County, TX
Jerry Holcomb answered:
I am a first time home buyer and interested in buying a foreclosed/HUD house. Could someone please tell me?
Hi Kathy:
Great question, Foreclosed/HUD homes are different than buying from the real person that owned the home.
1, The Bank/HUD that owns the home has hundreds in not thousands of ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 25, 2009 Home Buying in 75002
Naima Sumner, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Naima Sumner answered:
What is Notice of Substitute Trustee Sale?
It is the same as a Notice Of Foreclosure Sale. It is a notice announcing the public sale of a particular property. This notice is mailed to the parties affected by the sale and it's ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 15, 2010 Foreclosure in 75002
Dorene Slavi…, Real Estate Pro in Torrance, CA
Dorene Slavitz answered:
I am a first time home buyer. Is it customary to sign a Buyer Rep Agreement and write a check for $200 to?
It is customary to sign a contract when working with in buyer agency. You are not "stuck" with this agent, as you can or cancel the contract by mutual agreement. It would be wise to al ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Sep 12, 2009 Home Buying in 75002
Monika Kaiser, Real Estate Pro in Arlington, VA
Monika Kaiser answered:
I am a first time home buyer and would like infor on the $8000 tax credit we will receive if a home is
Hello Kim,
if you follow this link you will find all the information you need: http://www.weichert.com/firsttimebuyer/.
But hurry up you have to have settled by Nov 30, 2009.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 6, 2009 Home Buying in 75002
Naima Sumner, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Naima Sumner answered:
Shaddock park in Allen, TX. Whay has it not taken off?
One of the big builders there declared bankruptcy and their homes have ended up in foreclosure. That hurt the community big time. Some of their homes are still for sale at veyr good ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 20, 2014 Home Buying in 75013
Grace Morioka, Real Estate Pro in San Jose, CA
Grace Morioka answered:
Hello, Our realtor called us and told us we will be assigned a negotiator in a few days. We put a offer on a
Hello Josh and thanks for your email.

First, this is certainly a "step forward" in moving toward a successful short sale. Once the documents are submitted, a negotiator of mitigator ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 26, 2009 Home Buying in Allen
Lynn911.com…, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Lynn911.com Dallas Realtor answered:
I am a first home buyer. Can someone tell me how much that 1319 cassandra lane allen 75002 really worth?
Home is listed in MLS for $175K unless an agent on property difficult state true value . It appears right at approx. market value without any further research.

Direct Link other ho ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 27, 2009 Home Buying in 75002
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