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Andie Brown, Real Estate Pro in 43206
Andie Brown answered:
Should you make your best offer your first offer?
In a lot of areas right now, it simply isn't the time to be trying to save a thousand here or there if you truly want a home. Inventory is low, so not a time to waste time playing arou ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 11, 2014 Home Buying in 19001
Noah Seidenb…, Real Estate Pro in Evanston, IL
Noah Seidenberg answered:
I have had my house onthe market for about 2 months now. We're selling FSBO so we realize the volume of
I suggest finding a professional Realtor you can trust. Interview a few and find out who you are comfortable with. Leave the work to the professionals.
Good luck with whatever you do.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 10, 2014 Home Selling in 19001
Trisha Kozak, Real Estate Pro in 19044
Trisha Kozak answered:
Looking to rent a 2 bedroom bottom floor of a duplex with private owner. One feline friend. Abington, Glenside, Roslyn etc. area
Hi Deb
Since your post is 2 years old I thought I would ask if you ever considered buying in the Abington area. There are so many homes that would be perfect for a first time home buy ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 23, 2014 Rentals in Abington
Martha Dahan, Real Estate Pro in Jenkintown, PA
Martha Dahan answered:
why are the taxes in Cheltenham township so outrageously high?
Hi Eve, I have to agree with Anne Rubin remarks. As a long time resident, I can tell you the wonderful thing about Cheltenham is its central location. Close to Center City, close to all ... more
1 vote Share Flag Sun Aug 18, 2013 Home Buying in Abington
Christopher…, Real Estate Pro in New Cumberland, PA
Christopher Jordahl answered:
What is the minimum acceptable credit score to rent an apartment?
Every landlord has different qualifications, but I would recommend that you be honest with the landlord about your credit just in case. Some landlords who do look at credit scores will ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 1, 2013 Rentals in Abington
Alexis Jeffr…, Real Estate Pro in Jenkintown, PA
Alexis Jeffries answered:
where do i apply for a fha loan for first time home buyer? and grants?
Hi Kiara,

You need to decide what borough or city you are trying to buy in and look up that areas Housing Program for new Buyers. Normally, it's on a CourtHouse Website for that area ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 4, 2013 Home Buying in Abington
Alexis Jeffr…, Real Estate Pro in Jenkintown, PA
Alexis Jeffries answered:
Abington Rent to Own
Hello Brownniiee,

With FHA Lending, a first time Buyer can get qualified easier than one might think. At least a 620 Credit Score will do with only 3.5% of your offer price down. Clo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 4, 2013 Home Buying in Abington
Denisestites, Home Buyer in Warrington, PA
Denisestites answered:
what are the taxes on this home?
Thank you for your prompt reply.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 28, 2013 Market Conditions in Abington
Vinay Gupta, Real Estate Pro in Levittown, PA
Vinay Gupta answered:
What is involved in the PROCESS of buying a home? I'll be buying in Abington and I'm just starting to
This information is taken from Homes.com
Home Buying Guide
Whether this is your first or third experience, buying a new home is a serious undertaking. It
requires dedication, plan ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 20, 2013 Home Buying in 19001
Anne M Rubin,…, Real Estate Pro in Montgomery County, PA
Anne M Rubin, CRS, GRI answered:
Hi~ I hate to pay rent anymore! wanna buy a 150-180k 2 Br Home in Abington. Good credit & job but no down payment or closing cost Plz Any
You are very smart to move from rent to own. This is the best time to do. There are several loan programs out there that require very little of your own money. They are based on income ... more
1 vote Share Flag Thu Oct 27, 2011 Home Buying in Abington
Tressa Archer, Real Estate Pro in Jenkintown, PA
Tressa Archer answered:
Hello. I have started refinancing my home mortgage because of the current low rates. But I've been wondering if it's better to sell and
You should contact a mortgage broker, them decide whats best for you.Please contact me for more information, also if you need the name of good broker.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Oct 15, 2010 Home Buying in Abington
Chad Bahnsen…, Real Estate Pro in Exton, PA
Chad Bahnsen , Loan Officer answered:
Is there a new mortgage regulation that can only maximize $5,000.00 out of the $8,000.00 tax credit for first time home buyers?
It's $8000 or 10% of the purchase price whichever is lower and youget the funds when you file your taxes, not at the closing. PHFA (which has higher than normal rates) used to offe ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 28, 2010 Financing in Abington
Martha Dahan, Real Estate Pro in Jenkintown, PA
Martha Dahan answered:
is take over of a mortgage easy to do?
Hi Anna,
All the anwsers below have good advice and Don is absolutely correct in suggesting that you speak to an accountant or a lawyer. Make sure if you have discussions about transf ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 22, 2009 Home Buying in Abington
Kevin Van Ho…, Real Estate Pro in 19103
Kevin Van Horn answered:
How is the neighborhood at 1796 Rockwell Ave Abington, PA 19001?
Crime reports and school numbers will only somewhat answer your question. The true answer that you will receive or should receive if you contact any realtor is that they can't directly ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 24, 2009 Crime & Safety in 19001
The Somers T…, Real Estate Pro in Temple, PA
The Somers Team answered:
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0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 9, 2008 Home Buying in 19001
Stacey and B…, Real Estate Pro in Philadelphia, PA
Stacey and Big Joe McCarthy answered:
I am selling my home with the help of a discount broker. While I routinely receive requests from agents to
Deborah, I am sure it probably doesn't have anything to do with that. You are getting showings, so the agents are trying. It is usually the price.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 25, 2008 Home Selling in Abington
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