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Randy Stoker, Real Estate Pro in Yuba City, CA
Randy Stoker answered:
Trulia will not let me post my listing
Trulia does not support For Sale By Owner listings. All listings on Trulia are generated by the listing Real estate agent; Trulia scans the MLS data base and posts that information to t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Apr 26, 2015 Home Selling in 66062
Heather Nich…, Real Estate Pro in 66213
Heather Nichols answered:
Looking for duplexes in Olathe and Shawnee.
I'd love to help you. Please feel free to contact me through my Trulia profile.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 10, 2014 Investment Properties in 66062
Marcia B. Ke…, Real Estate Pro in 66614
Marcia B. Kelly answered:
Why does my creek side house have comps with non creek side houses?
He Lee,

Are you a Realtor? If not, you might ask your agent to find better comparables for the appraiser. Appraisers perform appraisals by gathering the sales of properties simila ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 22, 2014 Home Buying in 66062
Ken Schmidt,…, Real Estate Pro in Lawrence, KS
Ken Schmidt, MBA, REALTOR® answered:
Tell me about Transaction Brokers?
Shelly and Christopher provided two very good explanations. You may also research the Kansas Brokerage Relationships in Real Estate Transactions Act, commonly referred to as BRRETA on ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 22, 2014 Home Buying in 66062
Diane Roberts, Real Estate Pro in 66062
Diane Roberts answered:
Looking for a home to rent in palisades park
Hi Cydstrong;

Sorry I don't see any rentals in Palisades Park, please contact Char McCallum Real Estate at 913-782-8857, her agency has a home to rent near this area.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 11, 2013 Rentals in 66062
Lee Sappingf…, Home Seller in Olathe, KS
Lee Sappingfield answered:
Does PMI insurance now require you pay 10 percent down.?
It requires at least that usually.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 30, 2013 Home Buying in 66062
Richard & Ch…, Real Estate Pro in Prairie Village, KS
Richard & Cheryl Steffen answered:
Is it more of a buyers market or sellers market lately.?
Howdy Lidy, ....Finally we are seeing some turn around from the 2 year Buyers Market we have experienced. With KC Home Inventories down to a 13 year low and loads of buyers out there, w ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 28, 2013 Home Buying in 66062
Serena Mahlan, Real Estate Pro in Olathe, KS
Serena Mahlan answered:
How do we talk to a real person about listings in 66062? I need a ranch-style home so would like to weed out all the two-story houses.
I will be more than happy to assist you with this. Please call me at 913.579.6778.
Thank you - Serena Mahlan Reece & Nichols.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 22, 2013 Home Buying in 66062
Janet M. Nat…, Real Estate Pro in Baldwin, NY
Janet M. Nation answered:
In Kansas, is it possible to put 10% down on a condo mortgage and prepay the PMI by adding the cost of prepayment to the mortgage?
?? Why would you want to prepay PMI, what would the benefit be for you? I see none. I doubt if you can do that with any lender, it doesn't make sense. What you could do is add to th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 18, 2013 Home Buying in 66062
Joyce Cook, Real Estate Pro in Olathe, KS
Joyce Cook answered:
My brother has a mortgage with PMI insruance. He had an accident last year and now cannot pay his mortgage.
Hopefully, he has a good Realtor who is experienced in Short Sales. The bank should waive the deficiency. There are also other great options for him if he wants to keep the house.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 24, 2013 Home Buying in 66062
John Paul Le…, Real Estate Pro in Mission Viejo, CA
John Paul Ledesma answered:
We are in the processs of closing a conventional loan with 10% down, my credit score is at 789, wife is at
With a conventional loan you have to pay PMI if you are putting down less than 20%. My bet advice is to find out what the underwriting requirements that were not meant; woul ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 6, 2009 Home Buying in 66062
Jason Dipers…, Real Estate Pro in Haddonfield, NJ
Jason Diperstein answered:
Am I getting cheated by a lender for an FHA streamline refinance?
Hello E,

Every lender has different guidelines about when and how rates are locked. With the numerous changes taking place in the mortgage industry now, banks are scrambling to adap ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 19, 2009 Financing in 66062
Pmi Victim, Home Buyer in Dallas, TX
Pmi Victim asked:
I'm having trouble with a PMI company that has recently changed their condo downpayment require to 10%. Are there any lendors doing 80/15/5 loans in Texas? FHA loan is out of the question due to the 51% occupancy requirement. This is new construction and our purchase would make them 50%....HELP!!!!
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 16, 2009 Home Buying in 66062
David Van Noy…, Real Estate Pro in 66224
David Van Noy, Jr. answered:
Looking for a realtor
Did you pick someone? I will be very interested in how you chose and what happened after your decision......
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 22, 2008 Home Buying in 66062
David Van Noy…, Real Estate Pro in 66224
David Van Noy, Jr. answered:
How long does it take to hear back from the seller's agent?
It may be helpful to understand our definition of EXPIRED as well in regards to an "offer", it is The day on which a contract is no longer valid and, therefore, ceases to exist. This i ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 31, 2008 Home Buying in 66062
Debt Free Da…, Real Estate Pro in 85260
Debt Free Dave answered:
First time home buyer....
Here are some first time home buyer articles; http://getprequalified.com/article_list_mortgage_first_time_home_buyer.php

There is no right way to buy a home. I think you just need t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 22, 2008 Home Buying in 66062
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