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Steven Salfer, Real Estate Pro in Milwaukee, WI
Steven Salfer answered:
I was interested in a home that you had listed: 9118 W. Edgewater Ave. Milwaukee WI 53224. Was this home sold or just taken off the market?
Hello;
It looks like that home sold.
http://public.mlswis.com/link.html?wwsekezkffp,,1
Let's talk, I can help you locate and purchase your new home by putting my no-cost "Buyer Progr ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 27, 2012 Home Buying in 53224
Linda S. Cef…, Real Estate Pro in Franklin, WI
Linda S. Cefalu answered:
IS Washington heights a good neighborhood?
Dear Jerome,

While as real estate agents, we are forbidden by law to comment on whether or not a neighborhood is good or bad, I can tell you that Washington Heights still has a great ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 9, 2012 Home Buying in 53208
Deb Wolf, Real Estate Pro in Germantown, WI
Deb Wolf answered:
What areas in Milwaukee are likely to appreciate in the next 5 years?
The following zip codes had the highest percentage of change in number of closed home sales from the previous year: 53154 (Oak Creek), 53204, 53205, 53214 (West Milwaukee, and 53225. Th ... more
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Deb Wolf, Real Estate Pro in Germantown, WI
Deb Wolf answered:
Question of the Day: What makes a great buyer's agent
What an exceptional Buyer's agent will do for you:
1. Represent you and your best interests, not the sellers
2. Help you create a plan based on your wants and needs to find you t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 8, 2012 Home Buying in Milwaukee
Betsy and Ken…,  in 53217
Betsy and Ken Head answered:
What's the typical process when buying a short sale?
There is not a typical process in buying a short sale, first you get an accepted offer with the seller and then it goes to the bank for final approval and that can take allot of time. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 6, 2012 Home Buying in Milwaukee
Bob Haglund, Real Estate Pro in Glendale, WI
Bob Haglund answered:
What are some tips for first-time home buyers?
Don't agonize over petty details and amenities that might have you miss or delay a great opportunity in the grander scheme of things. And hire a Buyers Agent to help with the enti ... more
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Bob Haglund, Real Estate Pro in Glendale, WI
Bob Haglund answered:
Which costs are potentially negotiable in closing costs
Possibly ALL costs incurred. It pays to shop more than just the rates when considering a mortgage. You need to ask up-front but know that you are entitled to a full disclosure prior t ... more
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Fran and Mark…, Real Estate Pro in Yardley, PA
Fran and Mark Redding answered:
WHAT BANKS ARE MAKING ITIN HOME LOANS?
Hi Edna

Sorry to say but ITIN loans are a thing of the past. Between the mortgage crisis an 9/11 lenders are much more discerning than in the past and when added in to Homeland Secur ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 21, 2013 Home Buying in 53224
Linda S. Cef…, Real Estate Pro in Franklin, WI
Linda S. Cefalu answered:
What are some surprises that first-time buyers encounter when purchasing a home?
Prior to purchase I have had buyers come to me after using the online mortgage calculators. The issue is that they do not tell the whole story. Buyers need to be fully informed before ... more
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krumins, Home Seller in Milwaukee, WI
krumins answered:
hello, can you tell me how large the lot is?
715 E. Juniper Lane, Fox Point,WI.

Lot size : 0.63 Acres or 27, 396 Sq.ft.

Almost one-half of the RAVINE LOT is covered with large, mature trees.

Hope it helps !

Respectf ... more
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Linda S. Cef…, Real Estate Pro in Franklin, WI
Linda S. Cefalu answered:
are there any programs for first time homebuyers down payment assistance wheda loans in the current maket?
Good morning James,

Yes, there are still loan products available for first-time home buyers. I would be happy to talk with you about it.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 18, 2012 Home Buying in 53129
Tim Moore, Real Estate Pro in Kitty Hawk, NC
Tim Moore answered:
I am looking for a house with owner financing?
Why the question mark after the statement? I am confused. Are you telling us you're looking for a house or asking a question and I find it interesting a mortgage broker is looking ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 13, 2012 Home Buying in Washington Heights
Ron Thomas, Real Estate Pro in Fresno, CA
Ron Thomas answered:
I closed on a home without doing a final walk through, I was NOT given keys at the closing. The house had been burglurized. Who is reponsible?
You are not saying when the burglary took place.
If it was after the Closing, you were the owner and your insurance would be responsible.
If it was before closing, the Seller's w ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 1, 2012 Home Buying in West Allis
Chris Novak, Real Estate Pro in Brookfield, WI
Chris Novak answered:
I see some great deals on homes in the west allis area. I'm thinking about buying a single family home in the 76th and Beloit area as an
It is a great time to buy a home in West Allis! Looking around, there are a lot of deals!!!!
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 30, 2012 Home Buying in West Allis
Linda S. Cef…, Real Estate Pro in Franklin, WI
Linda S. Cefalu answered:
Are there currently enough West Allis, WI listings for Buyers?
There are many homes available in West Allis. I would be happy to send them to you.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 1, 2012 Home Buying in West Allis
Eric D Lenz, Real Estate Pro in Greendale, WI
Eric D Lenz answered:
Can a seller tell me I can't do a Radon test in the State of Wisconsin?
You can test only if you provided for it in the offer to purchase.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 24, 2012 Home Buying in Milwaukee County
Troy Miller, Real Estate Pro in Milwaukee, WI
Troy Miller answered:
I contacted the agency for a house I was interested in and they assigned me a realtor who is friends with the seller...is this a conflict of interest?
Jessica,

If you sign a buyer agreement with the agent they are contractually obligated to represent you and your best interests, not the sellers.

If you feel uncomfortable with th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 18, 2012 Home Buying in Milwaukee
Scott Godzyk, Real Estate Pro in Manchester, NH
Scott Godzyk answered:
Have great credit scores and 20% down to buy a short sale but it's taking too long.
Simply put "Not likely"... First it depends if the original loan was a fha loan or had PMI (mortgage insurance). if so in is not BOa but them who have the final decision to ap ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Dec 27, 2011 Home Buying in West Allis
Kris Plechaty, Real Estate Pro in Menomonee Falls, WI
Kris Plechaty answered:
We are waiting for an answer from the bank on a short sale (6 months!). Found another house we like.
Good Morning Bill!

It sounds like the closing on this house may not happen! Short sales can and do typically take longer to close than the non-short sale transaction; however, buye ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Dec 25, 2011 Home Buying in 53227
Bill Eckler, Real Estate Pro in Venice, FL
Bill Eckler answered:
Looking for the perfect real estate agent for real estate investors.
Sounds like your average, every day real estate professional in the states......
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 15, 2011 Home Buying in Milwaukee
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