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Blair W. Coh…, Real Estate Pro in Monroeville, PA
Blair W. Cohen answered:
if home purchase expires and I do lease is purchase still valid
I suggest you contact a good real estate attorney to discuss your situation.
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Blair W. Coh…, Real Estate Pro in Monroeville, PA
Blair W. Cohen answered:
First time home buyer?
Wells-Fargo may be able to help.
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Jonathan Seb…, Real Estate Pro in Pittsburgh, PA
Jonathan Sebastian answered:
We live in New Castle, PA 16101 and have a nice 3 BR house that I would like to offer for a long term corporate lease. Any one have experience?
I have experience with property management in a community setting. We used to offer furnished and unfurnished corporate leases. Are you set on just targeting a company looking to rent y ... more
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Lori Jeltema, Real Estate Pro in Newport News, VA
Lori Jeltema answered:
VA Interest Rate Reduction program - any lenders that actually WANT to do this?
Too high,
I am in the process of doing the same type of refinance on my VA loan. The only way you will know if it's worth it is to get a cost estimate sheet and compare the estimated ... more
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Blair W. Coh…, Real Estate Pro in Monroeville, PA
Blair W. Cohen answered:
Any agent here that is specialized in finding and dealing with foreclosures?
If you limit yourself to foreclosures you may find that the properties may not meet your needs. Foreclosure properties are not always good deals. Instead look for properties that meet ... more
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Blair W. Coh…, Real Estate Pro in Monroeville, PA
Blair W. Cohen answered:
Lenders that would give FHA 203k streamline in Pittsburgh?
I believe that West Penn Financial does the FHA2 203k. Yes you should get a good real estate agent. The agent may also be able to assist you with remdeling companies. Also ask people ... more
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Tim Moore, Real Estate Pro in Nags Head, NC
Tim Moore answered:
Buying a home with an FHA loan and poor credit. HELP!
Do this in the order listed:


Step #1 Go see a loan officer and a mortgage broker. Don't do it online - go see them. Sign nothing and pay nothing. Just ask questions. The rest will ... more
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Blair W. Coh…, Real Estate Pro in Monroeville, PA
Blair W. Cohen answered:
What is the first steps I should take if I owner financed a home and the buyers are not paying their installments?
It depends whether you transferred title and are holding a mortgage or you are holding a land instalment contract and you have not transferred title. Contact a good real estate attorney ... more
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Wayne Christ…, Real Estate Pro in Rockville, MD
Wayne Christopher answered:
Can non-resident alien get mortgage?
I know HSBC has a no document program. You must have a 700+ FICO and $100,000 in savings or checking . You can put 30% down. Give Tina Bartley a call

CONTINENTAL MORTGAGE AND INVES ... more
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Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
what is the market condition in morningside pa?
Consider working with an agent of your own who can provide any necessary information including a cma, comparative market analysis....
0 votes Share Flag Sun Dec 23, 2012 Home Buying in Morningside
Christopher…, Real Estate Pro in New Cumberland, PA
Christopher Jordahl answered:
Can I get a home loan with a Fico score of 605 in pittsburgh?
Hi Edward,
Most banks are looking for all of your scores to be above 620. Your score is close so I would recommend exploring different financial institutes and see what they have to o ... more
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Blair W. Coh…, Real Estate Pro in Monroeville, PA
Blair W. Cohen answered:
what are taxes in this area?
The county local and school taxes for 2012 are $3,416. If you would you like to see this home please contact me.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Dec 2, 2012 Home Buying in Pittsburgh
Larry Melen, Real Estate Pro in Pittsburgh, PA
Larry Melen answered:
Are there any doctor/physician specific mortgage options requiring 10% (or less) downpayment on a jumbo loan available in the Pittsburgh area?
You can go to Howard Hanna website, select mortgage tab, select program tab and view physician program for mortgage loans.

www.howhardhanna.com

Hope this helps.

Larry melen ... more
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Sandra Wonch…, Real Estate Pro in Pittsburgh, PA
Sandra Woncheck answered:
Looking to purchase a single-family home for June move. Preferrably in Squirrel Hill, Point Breeze, Shady Side, or Highland Park areas.
Hi Rachael,

It is never too early to start looking. It looks like you will be moving from L.A. so your time to tour homes will most likely be somewhat limited. I am happy to help you ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 18, 2012 Home Buying in Pittsburgh
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how are taxes in area and is it safe for a single person?
This condo is in Forest Hills, where the property taxes in 2012 are $4025 for a $100,000 assessed home. There are shops and restaurants along Ardmore Boulevard (US 30). Forest Hills i ... more
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Tara Lang, Real Estate Pro in Pittsburgh, PA
Tara Lang answered:
I live across the street from 1362 Marlboro Ave. How do I calculate how much home owner insurance do I need?
You need to get quotes from insurance companies - it has to do with the value of your home and posessions, the type of coverage you need, as well as many other factors. You really can' ... more
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Janice Caputo, Real Estate Pro in 15228
Janice Caputo answered:
Verbal purchase agreement and then backing out.
Phill; sorry so frustrating, A legally binding agreement should be signed & dated by both parties. This is why we tell clients that "Time is of the essence" even when you ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Oct 22, 2012 Home Buying in Pittsburgh
Tina Lam, Real Estate Pro in San Jose, CA
Tina Lam answered:
Cost to rehab a 2500sq. ft. home?
Carl,

You've posed one of those questions which can only be answered by the proverbial "it depends". You can do a light rehab and spend just $5K or go with the finest finishings and ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Oct 16, 2012 Home Buying in Pittsburgh
Jeffrey Benn…, Real Estate Pro in Pittsburgh, PA
Jeffrey Bennett answered:
what does NOD, NTS, LIT, NFS mean in terms of a property status?
Where are you seeing these? Those aren't standard abbreviations or statuses.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Oct 5, 2012 Home Buying in Pittsburgh
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