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USMortgageRa…, Real Estate Pro in Plano, TX
USMortgageRanger answered:
If you already have recieved a pre qualification approval from a bank do you still have to stay with the agent you worked with up to that point.
The job of the Agent is different from the Lender. You selected the Agent to help you find the home and if he/she did their job and you are in a legally binding contract they are expect ... more
1 vote Share Flag Thu Jul 23, 2015 Home Buying in 19144
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Issaquah, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
Buying a house but in a chapter 13 Bankruptcy
Luv,
You don't need an agent yet. You're going to need permission from the Trustee in BK and then a lender who can advise you. Being in Chapter 13 and having a low score will make it ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jul 11, 2015 Home Buying in 19144
Ebikes4u, Home Buyer in San Antonio, TX
Ebikes4u answered:
what does it mean when a listing says "purchaser is responsible for obtaining U and O certification"?
It is called a use and occupancy certificate.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 11, 2015 Home Buying in 19144
Philip J. Cu…, Real Estate Pro in Philadelphia, PA
Philip J. Cunningham Sr. answered:
I'm trying to sell my house at 547 east chelten ave Philadelphia, PA how can I get my home sold faster?
Albert: I responded to your posting back on 1/6/14 Please call me so I may speak with you so I may apply for the opportunity to be your real estate agent and REALTOR although my office ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 31, 2014 Home Buying in 19144
Alan Openshaw, Real Estate Pro in Warminster, PA
Alan Openshaw answered:
We have not yet met a suitable future buyer broker yet they are either pushy or out to lunch, so in the meantime can we look at houses?
Hello
I do know what you mean but there are good Realtors out there. The same applies in my business too. I'd be happy to suggest a few people who I consider professionals with t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 7, 2014 Home Buying in 19144
Joseph Roraff, Real Estate Pro in Onalaska, WI
Joseph Roraff answered:
I couldn't get financing and couldn't buy the house, but seller wants to keep my deposit, the sale was contingent on financing, what should
You should talk to a lawyer, there was a similar situation I've heard of and the buyers got their deposit back.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 2, 2013 Home Buying in 19144
Tracy Robins…, Real Estate Pro in Northeast Philadelphia...
Tracy Robinson answered:
Im selling my 1 bed/ 1 bad co-op apt for $40,000 does anyone know of a buyer?
Hello Alexis,

If you will give me a call 267-600-8405 my cell for quicker response or I can be reached at the office 215-493-0200 ext 1087. I will need to get some more information ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 2, 2013 Home Buying in 19144
Janet Nation,…, Real Estate Pro in Baldwin, NY
Janet Nation, CBR answered:
I have been getting my credit straightened out for the last 4 months. My Fico Score is 607. I would like to know do I qualify to get a FHA loan.
Tiffany, continue working on your credit score until your FICO score is a minimum of 640 because believe me with anything less than that expect the worst possible terms available. Buyer ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 26, 2012 Home Buying in 19144
Sheri Curci, Real Estate Pro in Philadelphia, PA
Sheri Curci answered:
how long will it take me to fix my credit if Im at a 540?
That’s entails a confidential answer.

Feel free to touch base with me so I can recommend a Professional for you?


All the best John Curci RE/MAX Properties 215-757-2889
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 18, 2012 Home Buying in 19144
Michael Emery,  in Minneapolis, MN
Michael Emery answered:
Looking to buy my first home in the Dallas/Ft Worth area. Are there any type First Time Home Owner Programs, Grants or Incentives?
I found one link to a Dallas program. There's a number to call at the bottom of the linked page. (see web references)

Sometimes these programs will have a list of approved lend ... more
1 vote Share Flag Tue Jun 21, 2011 Home Buying in 19144
Alan Openshaw, Real Estate Pro in Warminster, PA
Alan Openshaw answered:
I have been working on my credit so that I can get a good rate.
Hello Jenna,

Without a reasonable credit score you are not going to qualify for a mortgage.
Two repos on your credit is not good. You need to get a good credit repair company and I& ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 7, 2011 Home Buying in 19144
David Zucker…, Real Estate Pro in Frederick, MD
David Zuckerman answered:
FHA with seller assist? I am looking to buy a home some time this month. I have been pre-approved for an FHA loan and have found a house I love for
Claudia you have three sets of parameters to consider. First FHA requires a minimum 3.5% of the sales price as the cash investment required by the borrower. So on $220,000 you need to ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 2, 2010 Home Buying in 19144
Kem Bailey S…,  in Philadelphia, PA
Kem Bailey Smith answered:
I have a 594 score and im trying to buy my late grandmothers house in phila asap. Who a can talk to about getting a loan with a sellers assist?
my suggestion to you is to look for some type of private finacing. You may get a very high interest rate , but your credit score may be less of a factor

Kem Smith
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0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 6, 2010 Home Buying in 19144
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