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John Burke, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
John Burke answered:
Lawrence ks FHA loan
Hi Laurabarnett2012,

I can do FHA down to a 580 score.

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Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
I have no credit and my bf has bad credit but we want a house what can we do?
Hi Nicole,
No credit is easier to fix than bad credit, but both will take some time. The simple answer is get some credit and us it well and fix what's wrong with your boyfriends cre ... more
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Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
The house belongs to my neighbor and is paid for. However, I don't want to put $5,000.00 down and have to wait until it's paid off to get the deed..
I looked at all 3 questions you have posted. With bad credit, according to you, finding someone wiling to work with you and give you terms is not to be taken lightly. Thi ... more
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dpromises, Home Buyer in Independence, KS
dpromises asked:
I am a first time home buyer with not so good credit. My neighbor is selling a home for $35,000.00. I am putting $5,000.00 down at $500.00 for 8 yrs. Can NACA help me? I have the income, but again not so good credit.
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Jay Taylor, Other/Just Looking in Santa Ana, CA
Jay Taylor answered:
I'm looking into buying a home for the first time but I'm not really for sure what my first step should be. Any suggestions would be?
I completely agree with Sharon Felton, first of all you need to find a mortgage broker and check all the different options available within your budget. Then, contact one home realtor a ... more
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Thomba, Home Buyer in Paola, KS
Thomba asked:
Looking for a quality realtor in the Southwest Kansas City area. We are looking for a good, fair, and patient realtor that works in the southwest KC area. We are moving from Albuquerque soon and will probably rent until we can find a house that is "the…
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Patrick Thein, Real Estate Pro in Manhattan, KS
Patrick Thein answered:
If I build a house in an already developed area without specials, will I have specials?
If your build does not cause any further infrastructure to be build then you will not change the current specials assessed or not assessed in an area. Should future infrastructure be de ... more
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Jane Dawson, Home Buyer in Sunset Hills, Lawrence...
Jane Dawson answered:
who to install wood privacy fence?
We just got a home and want to put in a fence. What installers are in the area, and any experience with any of them?
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Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence 727.420.4041 answered:
why are there profiles for only less than half of the properties for rent on here? And isn't this website supposed to include all of Wichita?
Put an end to your distress.

Pick up the phone and call a REMAX REALTOR. They will be able to refer you to a professional who is connected to the rental market.

The choice is your ... more
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Pricesschari…, Home Buyer in Burlington, CO
Pricesscharity asked:
Can i qualify for a FHA loan with credit score of 562? Looking to purchase our 1st home in Kansas 89,000 I have 20,000 down payment my credit score is 562 could I still qualify for a FHA loan???
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Tom Bishop, Home Buyer in Holton, KS
Tom Bishop answered:
I want to buy a house but cant come up with the DP what help is there for that?
We manage a Building Home program that enables families to build new homes, with USDA RD financing, with no down payment in Holton, KS and 10 area counties. Tom Bishop, Homestead Affor ... more
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simnittava, Home Owner in Agenda, KS
simnittava answered:
You are under pricing my property. People think I am giving it away. My agent will contact you. Delete your post immediately!
My husband and I are the owners of this property. Go to Coldwell Banker in Concordia, Kansas and look under the listing of Laura Krier. Laura is our agent and has done an excellent jo ... more
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Abtork92, Home Owner in Topeka, KS
Abtork92 answered:
Buying a duplex or converting a house in topeka
My personal opinion is that I would not purchase a duplex or home to convert into a multiple dwelling in “Old Town”. The crime rate in that area is high, most housing is “Section ... more
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Brian Nguyen, Real Estate Pro in Mission Viejo, CA
Brian Nguyen answered:
Husband has credit score of 646, mine is 601. Want to get a fha loan.Can we qualify for an fha loan? We do have 3.5% down. Help.
It seems that your scores in your range should work. Lenders like myself can go as low as 580 when it comes to credit scores. Of course, your other finances will need to be in place as ... more
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Lanre Folayan…, Real Estate Pro in District of Columbia
Lanre Folayan 202-378-0283 answered:
If I didn't sign a buyers agent contract, can the buyers agent claim I owe them a commission?
Hey Jason. You want to talk to a Beverly Hills CA Real Estate Agent about that. Every state has different laws.http://www.buyandsellnewhomes.com
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Lori Jo Smith, Real Estate Pro in Bellingham, WA
Lori Jo Smith answered:
What type of grants are there for a first time home buyer? What are the minimum credit scores required? Will it work for Fannie Mae homepath homes?
A great relationship you need to develop is with a local lender. Ask for recommedations and give several lenders a call to ask about your options. You are not obligated to a lender ju ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 7, 2014 Home Buying in Kansas City
Teresa Doher…, Real Estate Pro in Overland Park, KS
Teresa Doherty answered:
What is the process for purchasing a foreclosed home?
There are different types of foreclosures and they work differently. If you would like to discuss these, feel free to call me at 913-669-3838 and I can explain.
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 2, 2014 Home Buying in 66210
Richard Berry, Real Estate Pro in Shawnee, KS
Richard Berry answered:
Are there first time home buyer programs in kansas city ks?
There's also a program called the Kansas Bond Program. It is a grant from the state of Kansas for first-time home buyers. They will cover up to 4% of the house cost for down payment. Up ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 24, 2014 Home Buying in Kansas City
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