RiverCity CDC is a GREAT place to start! There is a grant program for our area, and they can help you get your credit to where it needs to be, in many cases. If you qualify, there are funds available to assist with a downpayment. With rents being so high in E. City.....and mortgage rates being so low...it is CRAZY to keep paying rent! Good luck, I hope this helps!!
Your credit score is great! If you are not already working with a Lender, we have a couple that we like to use that are very familiar with this area. Depending on your personal situation - whether you are looking for an investment or a Primary Residence, there are some great lending packages available. Elizabeth City has plenty of properties on the market and lots of new businesses coming in. (TJ Maxx, Hobby Lobby....), we are an hour from the Outer Banks beaches, easy drive to VA and is home to one of the largest Coast Guard Bases.... more
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, it favors the owner; therefore inform yourself well in advance of your search, and consider consulting with an attorney who specializes in real estate before considering the idea and or before signing any agreement. If you haven't done so yet, visit with any licensed loan officer, see if you can buy outright, or simply continue renting until a purchase can be made.... more
Are you wanting to find a home of your own to buy? If so I agree with the two previous answers its best to get prequalified first. This way you are not only aware of how much you qualify and what you are comfortable with payment wise. Please feel free to contact me if you are wanting to jump start your search.... more
USDA and VA loans both are 100% financing. If VA is not an option then USDA is a great program as well. We allow both programs down to a 600 credit score. We also offer assistance at no charge to you to achieve your score goals necessary to qualify. Contact me for more information. 919 219 2252 http://www.linkedin.com/pub/scott-cox/6a/420/8a4/... more
Welcome to Elizabeth City. Our property manager, Terry Wilson would be happy to help you find your new home here You can reach her by phone 252-335-8633 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org
Our team will work hard to make sure you a find the best home!... more
When buying a home, the best place to start is to hire an Exclusive Buyer Agent. EBAs only work with homebuyers and there is never a conflict of interest that will jeopardize your negotiating position. Visit http://www.naeba.org for a referral to an Exclusive Buyer's Agent in your area.
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