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Alex Greer, Real Estate Pro in California
Alex Greer answered:
TO: Meridith Zomalt Empire Realty W.C. CA Are the financial requirements exactly the same for condo purchases in Rossmore as they are for co-ops?
No. Co-Ops are completely different and need different financing.

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0 votes Share Flag Earlier today Home Buying in Rossmoor
Cindy Davis, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
Cindy Davis answered:
Occupying my mother's co-op in Rossmoor, Walnut Creek that is in a trust
You are posing legal questions to a bunch of Realtors. Who ae they 'they' you refer to in your question? If 'they' are attorneys, then I would follow thei advice.
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 6:52pm Home Buying in Rossmoor
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in 98074
Dan Tabit answered:
how do you check on the financial encumbrances by IRS or Medicare on a condominium in Rossmoor, Walnut Creek?
There are two different sources of information you may find that on. The Resale Certificate will list all the association financials and the Title Report. Neither may be easily access ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 3, 2015 Home Buying in Contra Costa County
valmono, Home Buyer in Las Vegas, NV
valmono answered:
Hello, we are trying to get a VA mortgage. My husband is a veteran. I am a 584 fico hubs 560 is there anyone that can help us get a mortgage?
Hi Everyone, For your low fico score home loans, investment/project funding and personal loans, please send an executive summary of the requested loan to me via e-mail (bs.privateloan@g ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 25, 2015 Home Buying in 94523
Megan Miller, Home Buyer in Fresno, CA
Megan Miller answered:
can we buy a home with credit scores of 560? we are tired of throwing money away on rent
580 is the minimum score for FHA Loans. Check out The Lenders Network, they referred us to our lender and we were approved after being rejected by like 5 lenders!
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jun 17, 2015 Home Buying in 94523
Pbb, Home Buyer in Bend, OR
Pbb answered:
Is the Bay point area safe? Planning on buying a house in one of the newly built homes near the Pittsburg/Bay point Bart station.
Nestled in the hills north of Highway 4 and off of Driftwood Drive, the California Skyline and Tradewinds, developments have always been safe and serene. We have owned a home there for ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jun 6, 2015 Home Buying in Pittsburg
Dclandry, Renter in Lafayette, LA
Dclandry answered:
How can I change the search area?
Hi Joy,

Log in and got to you profile (upper right)

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You can edit from here. If you are looking to buy, y ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 30, 2015 Home Buying in Rossmoor
Richard Litt…, Real Estate Pro in Orange County, CA
Richard Littlefield answered:
How much should you save to put down on a house? How much of your income should go to your house? What does a mortslage consist of or cover?
The answer to this depends on you. Lenders will only let you go to 55% of our income towards your house payments, but most will not let you do that.

I find one person will have per ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 28, 2015 Home Buying in Pittsburg
Cindy, Home Buyer in 94553
Cindy asked:
Buying (cash) from a real estate company I bought a home from a real estate agents own company on a cash deal, with full remodel to be done to my specs. I was told to put 5,000 in escrow and pay the remaining money to him (I paid…
0 votes Share Flag Tue May 26, 2015 Home Buying in 94553
Joseph Domino, Real Estate Pro in Scottsdale, AZ
Joseph Domino answered:
A Real estate agent showed me that I'm not on my title, and neither is my mortgage company. Is this some sort of fraud?
This was a common form of Real Estate fraud years ago, I did not think it was still happening. They record a new deed with your county assessor using fraudulent documents.

You nee ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun May 24, 2015 Home Buying in 94561
valmono, Home Buyer in Las Vegas, NV
valmono answered:
if the bank sell my foreclosed home for more than i owed, am i intitled to the differance?
For your low fico score home loan programs, email me on ms.cwoods61@gmail.com
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 20, 2015 Home Buying in Concord
Caleb Hart, Renter in Orem, UT
Caleb Hart answered:
Looking at possible purchase of a home built in 1968 that we would definitely remode in a major way. Should we have it checked for asbestos, first?
I think it's a good idea to check every house for asbestos. Nobody wants to live in a house that could have something harmful in the dark spaces. I have kids in my home, and the last th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue May 19, 2015 Home Buying in Danville
Alex Greer, Real Estate Pro in California
Alex Greer answered:
Does anyone know of any private lenders in the bay area that offer bad credit mortgages. (Fico 5 scores of 580, Fico 8 scores of 620)
Yes. I do. We can go to 3.5% down with a 580 credit score and with 10% down we can do a 550 credit score.

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0 votes Share Flag Mon May 18, 2015 Home Buying in Clayton
Andy Brown, Real Estate Pro in Carlsbad, CA
Andy Brown answered:
Jumbo loan in CA with less than 20 percent down
We have 95% jumbo financing available up to $850k loan amount or just under $900k purchase price.

abrown@guildmortgage.net
760-607-6401
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 11, 2015 Home Buying in 94582
Ryanmillerlo…, Other/Just Looking in New York, NY
Ryanmillerloanfirm answered:
Hello i am looking hard money loan to buy house $750000 , i have 30% down if you can help me plz email me
Hello, Dear Loan Seekers am Mr John Evans from United State of America (USA) i have been searching for a loan for more than 1 year
and all lenders i have get in touch with have rip me ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 6, 2015 Home Buying in 94582
Mike Wilson, Real Estate Pro in 75201
Mike Wilson answered:
looking to fix credit to buy a house, who to work with????
Home Loans For All actually just wrote an article about this on their blog. Here's a link
https://www.homeloansforall.com/how-to-fix-your-credit-to-buy-a-home/
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 2, 2015 Home Buying in Antioch
Alex Greer, Real Estate Pro in California
Alex Greer answered:
How is the HOA at Lakeshore Gated Community in Discovery Bay? Any unreasonable rules?
What is the property address? I would be more than happy to ask the listing agent for the HOA documents.

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0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 27, 2015 Home Buying in Discovery Bay
djennifer009, Other/Just Looking in Salt Lake City, UT
djennifer009 answered:
Hi , Can a room without an closet be called an bedroom in california?Some real estate agents are advertising it as a bedroom without closet ?legal?
It depends on the location's codes. Sometimes a built-in wardrobe is required for the room to be considered a bedroom. Other times, the room can simply have space for a freestanding war ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 23, 2015 Home Buying in San Ramon
Simon Watson, Real Estate Pro in 94596
Simon Watson answered:
I am looking for a plot of land on outskirts of SFO/bay area . Can anybody refer me to a realtor who specializes in land deals .?
Try the Dirtbokers

Ron Carter
Office: (925) 279-2222
Fax: (925) 279-1098
DRE License #00428869
http://www.dirtbrokers.us/

Simon Watson
Keller Williams Realty-East Bay
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 22, 2015 Home Buying in 94582
Tom E. Chance, Real Estate Pro in Livermore, CA
Tom E. Chance answered:
Foundation inspection recommendations in San Ramon?
Hi John,

A company I have used for a couple transactions, and my son in law used for his own property is James J Mello Construction.

He is out of the Pleasanton area but covers al ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 21, 2015 Home Buying in San Ramon
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