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Ritu, Real Estate Pro in 20151
Ritu answered:
I am considering converting my 900 sft basement with walkout into a 1 br apt. It is in Caroline, 3 miles from Massaponax HS.
Well I cannot say about the rental I am sure you can speak to your local Realtor. However I do know that if you do want to convert into an apartment you will need fire department approv ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 28, 2010 Market Conditions in Fredericksburg
Gerard Dunn, Real Estate Pro in Potomac, MD
Gerard Dunn answered:
Are you concerned about the new Lead Paint Laws?
I think it is important that the consumer is protected from the perils of Lead Paint - but.........

The new laws are overkill in my opinion.....

They are impacting the ability of ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 6, 2010 Home Buying in Fredericksburg
T.c. Cooksley, Both Buyer and Seller in 22407
T.c. Cooksley asked:
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 6, 2010 Home Buying in Fredericksburg
Vicky Chrisn…, Real Estate Pro in Leesburg, VA
Vicky Chrisner answered:
Our foray into Fredericksburg real estate has been somewhat laughable. Tried to "do the right thing" by avoiding the skyrocketing market,
I don't follow the part about not being able to get a construction loan. Maybe you should just look at programs by different lenders? Short of that, rent a house. Surely, your r ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 25, 2011 Home Buying in 22406
Cindy Jones, Real Estate Pro in Alexandria, VA
Cindy Jones answered:
I have an addendum that states seller to pay 5500.00 for roof replacement. I sent it to the sellers agent. She sent it back signed with another
You need to discuss this with the agent representing your side of the transaction. If they have any questions about the way it was worded they can check with their broker or an attorne ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 29, 2014 Home Buying in 22401
FSBOsuccess, Home Seller in 28590
FSBOsuccess answered:
we may move into an apartment, and i'm worried about how we can be good neighbors with kids, a small dog and a piano. any thoughts??
I am about to do the same thing on a temporary basis while my home is being built after selling my current home. Put the back of your piano to an outside wall and farthest away from yo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Oct 29, 2012 Rentals in 22401
Don Tepper, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax, VA
Don Tepper answered:
if a home is going to foreclose, but hasn't been listed yet, how can you purchase the home?
You could try, but you probably wouldn't be successful.

You obviously can pay whatever's owed on the mortgage, and buy it as a conventional purchase. That'll work. But ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 21, 2010 Home Buying in Fredericksburg
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
Can a homebuilder sale me a new home for more then it appraised for ?
Yes, the builder can try to sell it to you for whatever price he/she wants--but if it appraised lower proceed with caution-- why would you want to pay more than the appraisal number.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Nov 15, 2010 Home Selling in Fredericksburg
Vicky Chrisn…, Real Estate Pro in Leesburg, VA
Vicky Chrisner answered:
My husband and I recently put in the only offer on a "short sale" and didn't get a response from the bank. The house is going into
call the trustee, depends on the bank but read the post below about what usually happens at those auctions.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Apr 7, 2013 Foreclosure in Fredericksburg
Lisa Herr, Real Estate Pro in Fredericksburg, VA
Lisa Herr answered:
I am trying to get in touch with a photography studio called Keepsake Images that had a mailing address of 139 Little Whim Road in Fredericksburg, VA
I have checked around, but need to do a little more investigating.....I will get back in touch with you!
Lisa Herr
Keller Williams Realty
703-772-1661
lisaherr@kw.com
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 16, 2009 Shopping & Local Amenities in Fredericksburg
Michael and…, Real Estate Pro in Stafford, VA
Michael and Rebecca Straley answered:
Great site - use it every day. Can u give me asking price in addition to sold price?
One of the values of working with a Realtor is the proprietary information available. I would spend sometime interviewing agents that speak your language and offer the trust and commun ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Oct 31, 2009 Home Buying in Fredericksburg
Dan Castagna, Real Estate Pro in Mount Laurel, NJ
Dan Castagna answered:
When can you refinance? Is it about time or how much is still owed?
Dawn,

Sorry to hear you are losing your job, but congrats on the purchase. Refinancing is about several things. its about the amount of equity in the property, how long you have be ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 26, 2009 Financing in 22407
Bryan Sereny,…, Real Estate Pro in Miami Beach, FL
Bryan Sereny, Pa answered:
We have an offer on a short sale. The listing agent in response says that the seller's loan has mortgage
PMI is known as the acronym for private mortgage insurance. Private Mortgage Insurance is used when a borrower has less than 20% for a down payment. Private mortgage insurance protects ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 30, 2010 Home Buying in Fredericksburg
AJ Heidmann, Real Estate Pro in Arlington, VA
AJ Heidmann answered:
FHA 3.5% down. I am in need to relocate for my employer. Since I cannot sell my home (its upside down) I
Unless you have equity in the property you are renting out (I think about 30%) they will not count the rental income due to recent changes to prevent "Buy and Bail" situations. Previou ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 6, 2012 Financing in Fredericksburg
Matt Whitman, Real Estate Pro in Stafford, VA
Matt Whitman answered:
Can I receive full security deposit return on an unsigned contract for rental property?
Dallas,

The answer is yes. The application fee is gone forever, but there is no such thing as a contract that is not signed. It's merely dead trees and useless unless it's signed.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 5, 2009 Rental Basics in Fredericksburg
Eunice Waller, Real Estate Pro in Fredericksburg, VA
Eunice Waller answered:
settlment date changed one day before due to no appraisal paper, can this be done last minute, new home
Hi Justuz4,
Sorry for your delay. I know you are probably eagerly waiting to move in to your new home. This is such an exciting time in your families life.
If the appraisal has just ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 22, 2009 Home Buying in Fredericksburg
Vicky Chrisn…, Real Estate Pro in Leesburg, VA
Vicky Chrisner answered:
Several months back, I posted a question regarding the purchase of an REO from AHMSI. To date, we have still
I belong to an REO network of agents.... I will tap into that and see what I can find out - what is the address of the property?
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 28, 2009 Home Buying in 22401
Eunice Waller, Real Estate Pro in Fredericksburg, VA
Eunice Waller answered:
We put an offer in on house that is a short sale and to my knowledge we were one of four offers. Our agent
Hi Christopher,
Since this is a short sale (third party approval required) the bank, who is the third party may possibly want to look at more than one offer. Your realtor should keep y ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 11, 2009 Home Buying in Fredericksburg
Vicky Chrisn…, Real Estate Pro in Leesburg, VA
Vicky Chrisner answered:
Auction was held in 12-08 for reverse mortgage house. Buyer put down $13,000 in house with a contract.
What does contract say? What does buyers agent say?
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 3, 2013 Home Selling in Fredericksburg
Fred Glick, Real Estate Pro in Los Angeles County, CA
Fred Glick answered:
Has anyone had any dealings with America Home Mortgage REOs?
Hi Caren,

No surprise there.

All the lenders are hopelessly qualified to do the foreclosures. Also, they make money by continuing to service the loan.

They actually do not own ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 14, 2009 Foreclosure in 22406
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