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djennifer009, Other/Just Looking in Salt Lake City, UT
djennifer009 answered:
in contract to buy a home built in 1988 and furnace, hwh, ac condenser are original and well beyond they're expected life.
It can't hurt to ask. If they've been wiling to lower their list price already, they might be open to the idea. If not, though, it might not be a deal-breaker for the house. Furnace rep ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jun 10, 2015 Home Buying in McHenry
Joe1222, Home Buyer in McHenry, IL
Joe1222 answered:
Do HOA's increase or decrease residential home property values?
NO!!!!! They don't! IN FACT, More and More they are becoming a deal breaker! They've done this to themselves! HOAs will be a major contributor to near coming real estate crash bec ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 1, 2015 Home Selling in McHenry
Rosegudy, Home Buyer in Dallas, TX
Rosegudy answered:
Mortgage closing costs total explanation with FHA funding??
The FHA Funding Fee is the upfront cost and monthly premium you pay whenn you get a mortgage guaranteed by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA). The upfront fee, also called the upf ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 22, 2015 Financing in McHenry
Bob Brandt R…, Real Estate Pro in Schaumburg, IL
Bob Brandt Re/Max 847-274-3193 answered:
Is a Home Warranty worth purchasing?
The policy can be a great help for a covered item. Just read the detailed policy carefully to see which company you want and what is covered. Most insurance is a waste of money until yo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 18, 2014 Home Buying in McHenry
catalbot56, Home Buyer in Wonder Lake, IL
catalbot56 answered:
looking for lease with option or owner financing single family home in NW Chicago area suburbs only....got $ for down and make decent $ .
I have a single family single level totally remodeled home in Johnsburg school district, peek of water view with full finished basement, new ac and more, Mchenry address and affordable ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Oct 26, 2014 Home Buying in McHenry
Janice L Ric…, Real Estate Pro in 60051
Janice L Ricci answered:
Hi Tara, Maybe you can help me. I am a wheelchair bound, disabled veteran. my wife and I are seeking to purchase an accessible home in the
Hi David,

I am a dedicated and hard working broker that has experience in the VA world. We just went through the VA process for the purchase of our own home. Finding the right lend ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 4, 2014 Home Buying in McHenry
Tanya L. Ess…, Real Estate Pro in Powder Springs, GA
Tanya L. Ess-Young answered:
why has so many homes on?
Are you asking why so much? It is a very nice home, and from the looks of it, located in a safe, well managed neighborhood.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 24, 2014 Market Conditions in McHenry
Gary Geer, Real Estate Pro in Antioch, IL
Gary Geer answered:
who were the first owners of the house?
Ans: Walter and Melanie Frett. Hope that helps.

All the best
0 votes Share Flag Tue Dec 31, 2013 Market Conditions in McHenry
Gary Geer, Real Estate Pro in Antioch, IL
Gary Geer answered:
What is the current market value of the home in the area?
Rodolfo De Hoyos,
Currnet estimated value is between $36,000 and $71,000 but an actual market analysis including a property inspection by an agent would be required to help you determ ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 18, 2013 Market Conditions in McHenry
Gary Geer, Real Estate Pro in Antioch, IL
Gary Geer answered:
Looking For a Nice Home in or Near McHenry IL
Michele,
The first thing you need to do is to get your financing in order. Contact a loan officer of your choice and get pre-approved for a loan. With this information you can contact ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 16, 2013 Home Buying in McHenry
Gary Geer, Real Estate Pro in Antioch, IL
Gary Geer answered:
where is it located? map
Jmurphy00,
The map is at the bottom of the listing. Just in case you can't view it here is a link to a map.

http://mapq.st/Wg7XjB

All the best
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 10, 2013 Market Conditions in McHenry
linda.ley, Renter in McHenry, IL
linda.ley asked:
Hello, how much do they rent out the basement apartment for? Are dogs allowed? Linda L. --
This question was asked from this property: http://www.trulia.com/rental/3104353265-508-W-Dowell-Rd-McHenry-IL-60051
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 31, 2012 Rentals in McHenry
Mary Juhl, Real Estate Pro in Redmond, WA
Mary Juhl answered:
How do I display the stats on a property? How many BR, BA, SQFT, lot size etc?
Of course Mike and Ron are correct too. Real Estate agents can provide you all the information you need on a property and in addition compare parameters to similar properties. Often tim ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 3, 2012 Home Buying in McHenry
Mary Juhl, Real Estate Pro in Redmond, WA
Mary Juhl answered:
short sale denied?
Ah, but if you were the lender and saw the market improving (increasing the value of their asset (the property)) AND the guideline change to improve your position financially, then you ... more
1 vote Share Flag Sat Nov 3, 2012 Home Buying in McHenry
Randy Schule…, Real Estate Pro in Algonquin, IL
Randy Schulenburg answered:
What determines how much of a tax credit I'll have to pay at closing??
Ally,

First of all, congratulations on owning a home that is free and clear of any mortgage debt. You represent a statistically small percentage of home owners Nationwide who own th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Aug 5, 2012 Home Selling in McHenry
Eileen Kelsa…, Real Estate Pro in Algonquin, IL
Eileen Kelsall answered:
ia a pet allowed
You would need to look at each listing to see if pets are allowed. If the answer is yes, pets are allowed, then you need to see if cats or dogs are allowed. Sometimes listings state dog ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 2, 2012 Rentals in McHenry
Gary Geer, Real Estate Pro in Antioch, IL
Gary Geer answered:
I'm buying a bank forclosure cash - what is the next step? Do I need an attorney to represent me?
Kathy,
Having legal representation is money well spent when buying or selling real estate.

All the best,
Gary Geer

www.GaryGeer.com
0 votes Share Flag Sat Sep 10, 2011 Foreclosure in McHenry
Gary Geer, Real Estate Pro in Antioch, IL
Gary Geer answered:
How do I find out if a house is in default and by what company?
Doreen,
Contact a local agent. He/She can research the property for you and possibly find out. Not all properties show if they are in default. It normally takes some action by the lend ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Sep 10, 2011 Foreclosure in McHenry
David - Appr…, Real Estate Pro in Maricopa, AZ
David - Appraiser answered:
I live in a new home subdivision and my home is now three years old. I just tried to refinance the mortgage and when the appraisal came back grossly
Yes that is true. For a refinance, the appropriate comps are existing properties (resales) active and sold. In the event of a foreclosure on a refinanced property, the lender would wa ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 19, 2009 Financing in McHenry
Mchenry Neig…, Other/Just Looking in 60050
Mchenry Neighbor answered:
Is there public transportation from McHenry to Woodfield Mall?
Yes, you can take the Metra NW line commuter train from McHenry to Des Plaines. At the Des Plaines Metra station, transfer to Pace Bus #208 which makes a stop at the Woodfield Mall.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 29, 2009 Traffic & Public Transportation in McHenry
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