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Gary Swank, Real Estate Pro in Pittsburgh, PA
Gary Swank answered:
Is it okay to talk to a couple of realtors at a time?
While it's always your option to speak with multiple realtors, taking the time to build a relationship with that person who cares the most about your real estate success will go a long ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 9, 2015 Home Buying in Boyertown
keystone.cap…, Both Buyer and Seller in New York, NY
keystone.capital.corp answered:
I want to buy a home but my score is 615? I had been on credit repair .com so that they could fix my credit but I just saw that they removed old accts
There are plenty of options for you. You can most likely purchase a home right away without even having to go through the whole mortgage process.

Give Port National a call and say ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 9, 2015 Home Buying in 19604
Kevin Richey, Real Estate Pro in Saint George, UT
Kevin Richey answered:
What is an acceptable amount lower than asking price to offer on a house.?
In our market we are selling homes for about 97% of list price. So a 3% reduction is usually an Ok offer to make on a house. If I have a client that wants to make a "low ball" offer I w ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 20, 2015 Home Buying in 19606
Keila, Other/Just Looking in
Keila asked:
How to buy a home after a bankruptcy discharge? Hello, my husband and I file for bankruptcy chapter 7 and it was discharged on 10/2014. we want to work on our credits and at this point both scores range between 620 -630. My husband had…
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 15, 2015 Home Buying in Berks County
Chris Martin, Real Estate Pro in Ephrata, PA
Chris Martin answered:
Who is the most experienced and is up to date in berks county for submitting a Hud offer?
I can help you call or text me @610 781-4689 Chris
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 22, 2014 Home Buying in 19606
Patricia Ste…, Home Owner in Pleasant Prairie, WI
Patricia Stefaniak Tonkin answered:
Are there any ranch style homes out there.?
Plenty! But many are older homes that have small bathrooms and bedrooms, and may only have on bathroom for up to four bedrooms.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Dec 20, 2014 Home Buying in Hamburg
Raleigh Homer, Home Buyer in Raleigh, NC
Raleigh Homer answered:
what happens in a title search?
You can visualize what happens in a title search by checking a sample of a typical title report at www.nextace.com or you can download a simple title report for free at www.searchq.com
... more
2 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 18, 2014 Home Buying in Reading Station
Matt Albert, Real Estate Pro in Greensboro, NC
Matt Albert answered:
Doctor in need of mortgage broker in PA to locate good zero-down mortgage
Hi, my name is Matt Albert (NMLS# 658999) and I am a Doctor/ Physician Loan Specialist with Citizens Charter One Home Loans. I have been specifically working with physicians for over 12 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Dec 16, 2014 Home Buying in 19607
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
CAN ANY PERSON SUBMIT A HUD OFFER OR MUST IT BE A lICENSED REALTOR?
Rich,
HUD wants licensed agents involved for the buyer and themselves. Representation gets difficult if you use the listing agent and knowing the process and procedures is something l ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 10, 2014 Home Buying in 19606
Debra Guerri…, Home Buyer in Davie, FL
Debra Guerrini answered:
Does anyone have any experience building with Berks Homes?
My mother built a home in Lewistown, Pa at Blossom Hill.

We did many upgrades to the home( not top of the line by any means) and requested original prices of items so we could see ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 14, 2014 Home Buying in 19608
Keith Landis, Real Estate Pro in Pittsburgh, PA
Keith Landis answered:
I had to file bankruptcy in 2003 due to medical expenses when my husband was dying nowi have a 670 score and 33000 income want a mortgage on a paid of
The bankruptcy is long enough ago that this should not pose an issue. We can work on an approval for you.

Keith Landis
Pennsylvania Mortgages
412-726-1654
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 6, 2014 Home Buying in Reading
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
My friend want to make me take over the mortgage on the house he have it's only 20,000 left and he want me to take the house how can I do it
Seon,
Your friend has to find out if they current mortgage is assumable. Most aren't but it's the first step.
If it's not, you'll need to get your own loan to replace that one and ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Oct 28, 2014 Home Buying in Berks County
Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence answered:
Which home shows have you found to be helpful when selling or buying a home? Which could America do without?
I was actually present when a 'big name real estate reality show' came to town.
The reality is, you can not believe ANYTHING YOU SEE!

NONE of the homes were actually for sale.
Ever ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 8, 2014 Home Buying in Sinking Spring
Vinay Varma, Home Buyer in Douglassville, PA
Vinay Varma asked:
Why is real estate in Douglassville cheaper than other areas? I am considering buying a Single Family house. I live in Exton, PA(Chester County). Was just comparing the prices near my place to places like Douglassville. I am curious why prices in Douglassville…
0 votes Share Flag Sat Sep 20, 2014 Home Buying in Douglassville
Tim Moore, Real Estate Pro in Nags Head, NC
Tim Moore answered:
Is it possible to buy a house with zero down?
Yes, but you must have been in the military to get a VA no money down loan. FHA only requires 3.5%.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Aug 10, 2014 Home Buying in Morgantown
Yanoska Diaz, Real Estate Pro in Miami, FL
Yanoska Diaz answered:
If my name was never on the deed but on the mortgage am I a first time home buyer
I don't believe that is possible, being on the deed but never on the mortgage its a different story.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 8, 2014 Home Buying in 19508
Pete Dorwin…, Real Estate Pro in Wyomissing, PA
Pete Dorwin Allison Lawless answered:
Is there any rent to own homes around zip code 19551? And how does this process work? Don't want to live in the city or tight town.?
Checking back to see if you have found what it is you are looking for Kevin. Allison and I are ready to answer your questions should you need help in locating property that fits your ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 23, 2014 Home Buying in 19551
berks buyer, Home Buyer in Reading, PA
berks buyer answered:
Is Sinking Springs Heidelberg east developements a good area with good quaility built homes?
If the builder is Forino you may want to keep looking. Ask the realtors if they live in a Forino home...
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 2, 2014 Home Buying in 19608
berks buyer, Home Buyer in Reading, PA
berks buyer answered:
Does anyone have any experience with Forino Developers?
Forino is still out there selling their cheap homes. You get what you pay for. Inside and out everything is cheap. The problems start to show up after the warranty period and then yo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 2, 2014 Home Buying in Reading
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