Home Buying in Woodstock : Real Estate Advice

change location

cancel or

Activity

23
Fred Yancy, Real Estate Pro in Woodstock, GA
Fred Yancy answered:
First time buyers in Woodstock/Kennesaw
Since you are first time home buyers, here is a list of 5 common first-time home buyer mistakes.

They don't ask enough questions of their lender and end up missing out on the bes ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 28, 2013 Home Buying in Woodstock
Tom Phillips, Real Estate Pro in Decatur, GA
Tom Phillips answered:
After reading a bit today about loans, it appears that are FHA loans out there for people with Bad Credit. Yes, I am a product of this economy.
A HomePath Mortgage offers these features:

•Low down payment and flexible mortgage terms (fixed-rate, adjustable-rate, or interest-only)
•You may qualify even if your c ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 12, 2013 Home Buying in Woodstock
Fred Yancy, Real Estate Pro in Woodstock, GA
Fred Yancy answered:
what is a homepath mortgage? And why are some properties help to this type of a loan?
The HomePath Mortgage

This type of financing features:

•Low down payment and flexible mortgage terms (fixed-rate, adjustable-rate, or interest-only)
•You may ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 12, 2013 Home Buying in Woodstock
Miekeba Jones, Real Estate Pro in Silver Spring, MD
Miekeba Jones answered:
Credit rating average 530. I have 20K to use as down payment. Home is 50K..is there a loan me? Credit hit hard - ex abandoned 3 kids/me.
Hi Fran, You may be able to obtain a hard money loan with 35% down. Or you could consult a mortgage lender that offers small loans and offer 20% down. Seems like you have plenty to p ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 12, 2013 Home Buying in Woodstock
Ron Thomas, Real Estate Pro in Fresno, CA
Ron Thomas answered:
Short Sale - What are our odds?
Low-Ball offers haven't worked for some time now; particularly with the Banks:
They are prepared to sit it out and wait for a recovery.
I think you may have outsmarted yourself on thi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 21, 2013 Home Buying in Woodstock
Jimmy Payne, Real Estate Pro in Alpharetta, GA
Jimmy Payne answered:
What are the loan requirements for a rental property in Woodstock, GA? Will my primary residence FHA loan effect my chances of getting approved?
Most lenders are looking for 30-50% down and you must be able to have a debt to revenue ration to support both payments. Best to speak with a lender about qualification for an investme ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 12, 2013 Home Buying in 30188
Fred Yancy, Real Estate Pro in Woodstock, GA
Fred Yancy answered:
I'm looking to relocate to either georgia or sc. - owner finacing
Great! Would love to work with you. Feel free to review available properties for sale in the area on my website (link below).
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jan 20, 2013 Home Buying in Woodstock
Rodney Mason, Real Estate Pro in Atlanta, GA
Rodney Mason answered:
I have a credit score of 547 Are there any lenders who would be willing to work with me as a first time buyer.
Hi Greg,
You would need to work on getting your credit score up considerably before you would have any mortgage options. The typical industry minimum credit score for FHA has been 640 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 22, 2013 Home Buying in Woodstock
Sandra Watki…, Real Estate Pro in Canton, GA
Sandra Watkins answered:
Owner finance/lease purchase needed in Woodstock GA area. I am looking for a nearly new home on at least 1 acre under $500K.
The best thing I can do is to do a search for what your criteria is. I have done many lease purchase deals this years. If you would like to have a search that you can change your criter ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Dec 17, 2011 Home Buying in Woodstock
Maria Gilda…, Real Estate Pro in Manchester, CT
Maria Gilda Racelis answered:
Can I use the same agent locally to buy/sell for me out-of-state virtually?
Hi Cdp4investor,

You have to use a local real estate agent for the buying and selling of out-of-state homes. Since you are located in Hawaii, I assume that you are referring to other ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 14, 2012 Home Buying in Woodstock
Michael Hamm…, Real Estate Pro in Suwanee, GA
Michael Hammond answered:
How do I find the owner of the house next door?
Try the public records for the county, Brains. Good Luck!

Michael Hammond
SellsRealty@gmail.com
404-538-5499

http://www.georgiamls.com/agentsite/index.cfm?SiteID=HAMMONDJOHN ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 6, 2011 Home Buying in Woodstock
Pepperr Mcco…, Real Estate Pro in Blairsville, GA
Pepperr Mcconnell answered:
need contact info for hoa that handles grove park in woodstock ga
Douglas Property Management
117 Townelake Pkwy Ste 300
Woodstock, GA 30188
770-926-3086
HOA is paid in two installments or $482 annually which covers ground maintenance and common a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 20, 2011 Home Buying in Woodstock
Michael Hamm…, Real Estate Pro in Suwanee, GA
Michael Hammond answered:
Are the HOA Fee's for homes in Woodstock, GA annual or monthly? I'm looking around the towne lake area such as eagle watch.
Eagle Watch's fees-as most HOA's-are paid annually, Bgrella. There are several great homes for sale in the subdivision there; one of my best friend's lots is contiguous t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 20, 2010 Home Buying in Woodstock
Christa Mich…,  in Woodstock, GA
Christa Michael answered:
what is a good asking price on a 5 bedroom 4.5 bath home in towne lake hills east
Right now a 5 Bedroom 4.5 Bath in Towne Lake Hills East is ranging from $299,000 to $449,000. (Those are the Active ones) The range is large because some are on the gold course, some ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 30, 2010 Home Buying in Woodstock
Katina Wright, Real Estate Pro in Atlanta, GA
Katina Wright answered:
Is it possible to get a home loan for 30 or 40 thousand dollars? I am retiring and want to buy an inexpensive house with a good sized down payment
Greetings Brenda,
Your best bet is to check with the bank to see if they will do that dollar amount.

Here in Atlanta, I've had buyers (investors) working with Bank of America c ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 18, 2010 Home Buying in Woodstock
Sandra Watki…, Real Estate Pro in Canton, GA
Sandra Watkins answered:
Is anything selling right now? I've only had one person view my house in 6 months.
I have had more showings in the last two weeks than the last two months. It is all about being priced right at this point. I do not know if you have your property with an agent. Have yo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 24, 2009 Home Buying in Woodstock
Peter den Bo…,  in 30189
Peter den Boer answered:
how much money do you need to make to purchase a home between 175,000 and 200,000?
It depends! If you qualify for a VA loan you might be able to get 100% financing. FHA loans usually require 3.5% down. There are also local communities still offering Down Payment Assis ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 10, 2009 Home Buying in Woodstock
Hank Miller, Real Estate Pro in Alpharetta, GA
Hank Miller answered:
Is the rest of the planned mixed use community Ridgewalk in Woodstock going to be developed in the future? I
The developer has filed for bankruptcy and until that gets hashed out things will stand still. You also heard that plans for "The Avenue" (upscale shopping) have been scrapped and it's ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 9, 2009 Home Buying in 30188
Debra (Debbi…, Real Estate Pro in Livingston, NJ
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
Taxes if we do not repurchase immediately.
Hi Homebuyer
You no longer have to "roll over" the profit from the sale of a primary residence into the purchase of another home.
Couples may have a profit of up to $500,000 on the s ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 6, 2009 Home Buying in Woodstock
Jane O'Connor,  in 30076
Jane O'Connor answered:
How many showings should a house in the $300's see a month?
Elizabeth, there is no definitive number--it all depends on your property and how your agent is marketing to other agents and buyers. If your property is priced correctly and is in goo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 15, 2009 Home Buying in Woodstock
1 2
Search Advice

Followers

193
Email me when…

Learn more

Home > Georgia > Cherokee County > Woodstock > Home Buying in Woodstock
Copyright © 2016 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer