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Gary Swank, Real Estate Pro in Pittsburgh, PA
Gary Swank answered:
i want to find the person who bought my grandfathers house when he died.
Check your county assessment website or Recorder of Deeds, or you can do a title search.
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Jim Cramer, Real Estate Pro in Waynesboro, PA
Jim Cramer answered:
Is it worth it to do a "rent-to-own" on a house, or is there more wisdom in renting an apartment until you are able to buy?
We have done several Rent-to-Own contracts and they work well if the buyer is able to purchase in a year or less. I currently have one available in Shippensburg, PA if purchase is sett ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 29, 2014 Home Buying in 17201
Jim Cramer, Real Estate Pro in Waynesboro, PA
Jim Cramer answered:
I am looking for an EXPERIENCED REO AGENT.
Contact Jeff George at http://www.jeffandadageorge.com or 717-263-3555

Jeff specializes in Bank Owned properties.

Below is his Bio:

0 votes Share Flag Sat Apr 6, 2013 Home Buying in 17201
Marva Purvis, Real Estate Pro in Chambersburg, IL
Marva Purvis answered:
In bankruptcy since 2009. Short sold house in June 2010. Bank allowed it if I was 3 mos. behind on mortgage. How can can I try and buy again. In PA.
You may try calling Chris Genovese at 301-794-6753 and see if he can help you. Let him know I sent you.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 14, 2011 Home Buying in 17201
Bh67, Home Seller in Virginia Beach, VA
Bh67 answered:
my husband and i just got married and would like to buy a house with no money down
WORK, WORK, WORK on your credit dings. I went from a 490 to 720 Credit Score in under (45) days because I disputed EVERYTHING on my credit report when I purchased my (1st) home.

Nee ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 7, 2011 Home Buying in 17201
Alan Openshaw, Real Estate Pro in Warminster, PA
Alan Openshaw answered:
my father recently died, and his home was left to us kids in the will. the will stated that the house, which I live in, is to be sold andsplit,canibuy
Hello Spider,

Basically you are buying it from the estate which will give you 20% of the proceeds of the sale towards downpayment and closing costs. Its a relatively straight forward ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 2, 2010 Home Buying in 17201
Edward A. Br…, Real Estate Pro in Waynesboro, PA
Edward A. Brown answered:
Do you have any negotiating tips? I'm buying my first house and I don't know where to start. How much less?
I agree you need a good buyers agent, one that only works for you. There are many things to know, closing costs, inspections, the $8,000.00 first time home buyer tax credit etc. An age ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 15, 2009 Home Buying in 17201
Carrie Crowe…, Real Estate Pro in Southaven, MS
Carrie Crowell - Keller Williams Realty answered:
cant find any info on the new owners of my grandfathers house i want to buy it back
The information you seek should be in public records at the local court house. You could call a Realtor and get them to do the leg work for you! Then you can either contact the new ow ... more
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