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Gaylepat, Home Buyer in Dallas, TX
Gaylepat answered:
Qualifying for an FHA loan, while holding a convential loan on a rental unit.
FHA guidelines will allow you to use an FHA loan for a second home as long as it is your primary residence. So in other words, you can definitely get an FHA loan even though it is your ... more
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Numoto, Home Buyer in Lynn, MA
Numoto answered:
I am looking at a home in Lynn, Massachusetts but I am having a few reservations about the purchase.
is the most
up and coming city
invest in it now...
Prices have gone up 20% in the last year alone..
and since it is so close to Boston,and the Ocean
property will continue ... more
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Caleb Hart, Renter in Orem, UT
Caleb Hart answered:
if i buy a home with asbestos siding is it dangerous? a lot of homes ive looked at have asbestos siding in our price range.
There are a lot of things that you should check on your house before you buy it. Have you had somebody come and take a look at it? You should make some phone calls and look at some more ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 11, 2015 Home Buying in 01970
bengibson4113, Both Buyer and Seller in Salt Lake City, UT
bengibson4113 answered:
Do I need an attorney for closing?
P, great question about having your attorney go over your P & S before signing it. There's so much to know about real estate, having an attorney go over anything seems like a good idea ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 8, 2015 Home Buying in 01810
Al Roppolo, Real Estate Pro in 02375
Al Roppolo answered:
can a realtor lie and tell you that a property is in one area when it legally is not. The zip codes are identical, but the town are different?
Ethically, no they can not lie. Maybe they did not know the area as well as they thought they did
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 1, 2015 Home Buying in 01922
Gary Ferro, Real Estate Pro in 48085
Gary Ferro answered:
What you this value of this house, I went yesterday to see this house with my agent, we really liked the house. But not sure about the value?
Many subjective variables to consider: price of the home, what has the homes sold and for how much in that neighborhood, the condition of this home, etc. Your realtor should be familiar ... more
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Gary Ferro, Real Estate Pro in 48085
Gary Ferro answered:
It shows $250 for HOA . Is that Monthly or Annually? It also shows taxes at $3166 for last year, but on the pie chart it shows $166 a month
Typically the HOA is a monthly fee. Email me this listing and I'll peel back the layers, and answer your additional question, ok?
0 votes Share Flag Sun Apr 19, 2015 Market Conditions in Danvers
Christina Pa…, Real Estate Pro in North Andover, MA
Christina Parris answered:
I am approved eligble for ann FHA home loan.. problem is credir score is 580 lender wants 24 months vor i was not consistant help
Hi Patty,

I just saw your post and would like to know if you found a way around your concern. I actually live in Methuen myself and am a Realtor also. My office is Moore-Tuttle in No ... more
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Caleb Hart, Renter in Orem, UT
Caleb Hart answered:
does cement siding / asbestos siding affect the value of a property?
Any item is only worth what a buyer is willing to pay for it. We don't know very much about the buyers in your area and what they are looking for when it comes to siding. I would talk t ... more
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Amy DesChenes, Home Buyer in Boston, MA
Amy DesChenes asked:
what does other sv mean? This question was asked from…
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Jennifer Hill…, Home Owner in Marblehead, MA
Jennifer Hill Fox answered:
Gold - Copper Cod Fish Outdoor Decor in Marblehead?
Arnould Gallery and Framery
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 28, 2015 General Area in 01945
Wjg2, Home Buyer in North Andover, MA
Wjg2 asked:
I am looking for senior condos in my area in new England. 2 bed rooms 1 1/2 baths, first floor only, no stairs, also a garage
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 27, 2015 In My Neighborhood in 01844
Max Bordy, Home Buyer in Salem, MA
Max Bordy answered:
Report a scam on your site?
I believe VERY many of the listings here of homes for rent are scams. There are people showing up at my house saying it is listed here for rent and wanting to know more. My house is N ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 22, 2015 Rentals in 01970
Yanoska Diaz, Real Estate Pro in Miami, FL
Yanoska Diaz answered:
how is a market analysis done on a home with particular property features (barn/paddocks/arena) if there are no comparables?
In a rural location you can expand your search up to 10 miles, more if necessary. Always taking into consideration that the comps are located in similar market areas. Whatever the comp ... more
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Al Roppolo, Real Estate Pro in 02375
Al Roppolo answered:
Are Sellers typically notified by their Agent when their Buyer receives their financing commitment letter per?
Yes all parties should be notified
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 18, 2015 Home Selling in 01810
Caleb Hart, Renter in Orem, UT
Caleb Hart answered:
who cares for the building maintainence, landscaping, who do you call for any issues, problems??
Are you talking about the landscaping at an apartment complex or something? Usually, the management company will take care of all of that. Have you done your own landscaping this whole ... more
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The PerfectH…, Real Estate Pro in Virginia Beach, VA
The PerfectHouse Team answered:
I'm a single professional woman moving back to Newburyport after 12 yrs. lots of friends there! looking to rent 2 bedroom in Newburyport or area
Hi Nancy,

Your best bet would be to network your friends 1st as you look for a great full time professional Realtor that may work with you as well.

12 years out of any Real Estat ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 21, 2015 Rentals in Newburyport
swimswunsunk, Renter in Lawrence, MA
swimswunsunk asked:
I am looking for a 2 or 3 bedroom apartment in Lawrence MA any suggestions? I have not so good credit (as in awful I was young and dumb)
I have a steady and stable job with a high income ($3000-$4000/MO)
I have a Daughter
I have a Dog (Golden Retriever- Registered,…
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 19, 2015 Rentals in Lawrence
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