Perhaps your question was cut off, what information are you seeking....for available area properties check www.mlsli.com or consider working with an agent of your own....anything else consider a Google search/Maps...... more
Go to www.mlsli.com, choose sold properties, put zip 11365 and you will get recent sales. You can also click on this link: http://www.mlsli.com/Listing/ListingSearch.aspx?Search=a1ef1b18-08d8-4872-824d-d305807c638b&SearchType=&ListingType=&ListingDistrictTypeID=&FirstLetter=&Sort=24&view=&jumpsearch=34525... more
Meet with a Local Mortgage Banker to get prequalified for mortgage financing. The Mortgage Banker will review all facets of your loan request to answer your questions with regards to the types of loans and maximum loan amounts you could qualify for.
Get a referral to a good, local, real estate attorney. Call the attorney, retain the attorney so you have her information handy when you make an offer. Having that information at time of offer helps you demonstrate to the Seller how serious you are, and they will consider your offer with more interest.
Line up a Home Inspector. A good home inspector will scare the heck out of you: that's what you pay him for! But you'll concentrate on the fundamentals of the property: roof free of leaks, plumbing, heating and electrical up to code and in good working order. Again, when you make an offer and you have your Home Inspector ready to go, your offer will be considered with much more interest by a Seller because you truly have your "ducks in a row" and your preparation demonstrates your serious attitude about conducting the purchase transaction in a timely manner.
Find an experienced Local Realtor who works in your desired shopping area. A serious pro Realtor will refuse to show you homes until you are Prequalified for mortgage financing. Don't take offense! That Realtor doesn't want you to be disappointed and wants you to have a smooth experience as you shop for your new home.
Put together your Team of real estate professionals and shop 'til you drop!
PowerHouse Solutions, Inc.
1010 Northern Blvd. Suite 234
Great Neck NY 11021
Licensed Mortgage Banker â€“ NYS Dept. of Financial Services
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Credit score is one factor. There are many other things to consider as well such as your job income, references, etc. Also each landlord has his own requirements. Some will also check the credit score and job info of your spouse.... more