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MichelleMorg…, Real Estate Pro in Hallandale, FL
MichelleMorgan1 answered:
Have a 612 credit score. Need an FHA mortgage and advice. Please help!
http://www.florida-mortgage-lenders.com/
FHA Mortgage Programs - The FHA mortgage is not only for Florida first time home buyers. Moving up home buyers can take advantage of the of low ... more
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Greg Sharma, Real Estate Pro in Cincinnati, OH
Greg Sharma answered:
Our Agent wrote up our counter offer incorrectly. In the offer she put that we would pay closing costs but we wanted the seller to pay closing costs.
Hi,


You are in a pretty sticky situation and let me tell you why. First, to answer one of your questions of do agents have bosses. Yes they do, their boss is you. I would let your ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 28, 2015 Home Buying in 45439
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
what is the best way to find rent to own properties?
Boss Lady,
I believe I answered this for you already, but just in case. Don't. They are not a good option for buyers. Most end up worse off than if they hadn't done it. Solve the iss ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 2, 2015 Home Buying in 45426
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
what is the best way to locate rent to own properties?
Rent to own is really not a good idea, therefore consider fixing whatever is preventing you from purchasing outright. Rent to own can be risky and one could stand to lose a bit of money ... more
1 vote Share Flag Fri Jan 2, 2015 Home Buying in Dayton
Derek Tipton, Real Estate Pro in Huber Heights, OH
Derek Tipton answered:
Why have number of sales in Dayton, OH been tanking?
It was a slow summer, but prices are generally up 5-7% over the past year.

Fall has been strong, here are the stats...

http://www.dabr.com/monthly-home-sales-releases-news-media-m ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 8, 2014 Home Buying in Dayton
Judi Monday,…, Real Estate Pro in Green Valley, AZ
Judi Monday, CRS answered:
does it adversely affect a persons with an excellent credit score to add a person with a fair score as an authorized signer on a credit card ?
Doing this is a very risky situation for your credit score. As you will be responsible for whatever that person does with the credit card and if they aren't able to make the payments o ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Nov 24, 2014 Home Buying in Dayton
Michael Cheng, Real Estate Pro in San Jose, CA
Michael Cheng answered:
can a vet use other people on their loan, and not have their name on a deed?
It's possible if the lender's underwriter will allow it.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 23, 2014 Home Buying in Dayton
Rsamen, Renter in Historic Inner East,...
Rsamen answered:
My husband and i are looking into buying a home what are some good areas for houses under 60000?
Hello,

Depending on what you are looking for there are very nice older homes in a few historic districts in Dayton for reasonable prices around $60,000. St Anne's Hill and the Huffm ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Oct 7, 2014 Home Buying in Dayton
Zachary Shade, Real Estate Pro in 45419
Zachary Shade answered:
We are seniors and don't want to take a chance that we might sell our house and not have a place to go, so what should our approach be?
Hey Jayla,

In the contract you will want to have your agent write in that your sale is contingent upon you finding a home of your own to purchase, and then you can do a dual closing. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 7, 2014 Home Buying in Dayton
Debra (Debbi…, Real Estate Pro in Livingston, NJ
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
Flood Insurance 2014
who told you the rates were going down????

FEMA has been making a number of changes since last winter.
Currently, you should expect to pay the same premium the seller is paying. Tha ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 30, 2014 Home Buying in Dayton
Ann Ryan, Real Estate Pro in 33178
Ann Ryan answered:
I sent an inquiry on a listing , realtor is ignoring me. I believe these are legit questions and as realtor solicited questions.
Okay, so regarding crime... please do your own research. It's illegal under the civil rights act for Realtors to provide this information. It is readily available on multiple website ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 15, 2014 Investment Properties in 45406
Simon Campbe…, Real Estate Pro in Miami Beach, FL
Simon Campbell answered:
I was wondering if it is possible to get a mortage as a first time home buyer with a score of 572?
To qualify for a traditional loan, you are going to need a minimum credit score in the 620 - 640 range though most require 680. USDA loans with a credit score of less than 580 are denie ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 9, 2014 Home Buying in Dayton
kd8krz, Home Buyer in Dayton, OH
kd8krz asked:
how do you buy these houses?
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 29, 2014 Foreclosure in Dayton
Micah Riley-…, Real Estate Pro in 44224
Micah Riley-Local Expert answered:
What is the crime rate like in this subdivision?
By law a Realtor is not allowed to "steer" you in and out of certain areas. I would suggest asking local police dept and doing research online. You can also ask a Realtor about home v ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 5, 2014 Home Buying in Princeton Heights
Micah Riley-…, Real Estate Pro in 44224
Micah Riley-Local Expert answered:
Ready to bye from relative
No such thing. If you want zero money down you will have to either go USDA loan or be a veteran and get a VA loan. Lowest FHA loan is 3.5% down.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 5, 2014 Home Buying in 45426
Spencer Gray, Real Estate Pro in Puyallup, WA
Spencer Gray answered:
can I see pics of the inside of the house and when it was built? Thanks
What is the address to the property?
0 votes Share Flag Sun May 25, 2014 Foreclosure in Dayton
Andrew Byrd, Real Estate Pro in Coeur D Alene, ID
Andrew Byrd answered:
I have a credit score of between 580-600 and I have been in bankruptcy for almost two years can I get a home loan
Marsha-

As said below by Kim, there is more information that needs to be had. The majority of mortgage lenders don't allow for people to recieve a loan with a credit score under 600. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 20, 2014 Home Buying in 45415
Steverosesta…, Real Estate Pro in Dayton, OH
Steverosestalter answered:
Are there rent to own homes in Dayton Ohio?
6060 Romaine Dr 45415 has what you are looking for for under $85K take a look.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Feb 28, 2014 Home Buying in Dayton
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