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freddieweiss, Home Buyer in Folsom, CA
freddieweiss answered:
How can we get our deposit back because we did not qualify for loan?
I am a retired real estate broker who returned to help her son buy a home. I am upset with the current contract used and written by Calif. Association of Real Estate. It allows the se ... more
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Angelina Fer…, Home Buyer in New York, NY
Angelina Ferraro answered:
i signed short sale house and i put 10000 dollar deposit against that house, finally bank deny my loan, but seller attorney tryin to keep 5000 dollar
My name is Mrs Angelina Ferraro and i am talking as the happiest person in the whole wide world, and i told my self that any lender that rescue my family from our poor situation, i will ... more
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The Halton G…, Real Estate Pro in Newport Beach, CA
The Halton Group answered:
I'm looking at places for 2 kids and grandma to join us, with a seperate entrance for the grandmother. Any granny units out there or double?
We have a few listings with attached guest quarters that may be perfect for you! give us a call and we can set up a time to show you!

Kristin Halton
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 4, 2015 Home Buying in 92869
Garcia Kinca…, Real Estate Pro in 92706
Garcia Kincaid Group answered:
We are first time buyers with not very good credit.
There are some great city programs that offer down payment assistance. Definitely speak with a lender and (actually speak to a few lenders) so you can see what options you have. It nev ... more
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Garcia Kinca…, Real Estate Pro in 92706
Garcia Kincaid Group answered:
Is it a good idea to do a closed-end deed on my land to the builder of my new home?
Depending on your particular situation I would seek the counsel of a Real Estate Attorney. Sorry couldn't offer a strong opinion:(
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 26, 2015 Home Buying in Orange
Wally West, Home Buyer in Provo, UT
Wally West answered:
How to find accurate data for commercial real estate?
I think that you would need to contact someone in the financial services. Those people keep tabs on how the market is doing and what all of the best prices are. My wife contacted one of ... more
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Jill Murty, Real Estate Pro in Mission Viejo, CA
Jill Murty answered:
How are liens handled when a home is sold?
In the case of a short sale, the buyer will be expected to satisfy outstanding liens.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 14, 2014 Home Buying in Orange
reynoldsc99, Renter in Tulsa, OK
reynoldsc99 answered:
I tried to modify my loan and I was behind my mortgage. However,I was denied by bank. I should claim a bankruptcy or find a good lawyer ?
I would recommend talking to a bankruptcy lawyer rather than a real estate lawyer in this case. Filing for bankruptcy is a big decision, so it's good to talk to someone who can tell you ... more
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Pocahontas99, Home Buyer in Chula Vista, CA
Pocahontas99 answered:
No Seller Property Questionnaire?
Actually I was looking at a cute house and we put in a bid and we got the same thing. Basically he flipped the house and he doesn't know, but I would assume that a long with the upgradi ... more
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frittsfran, Home Buyer in Columbia, SC
frittsfran answered:
How do I find a home that has a mother in law quarters or guest house in back yard?
I don't know because I have been searching for about an hour and one-half and even though I put in Columbia, SC real estate with mothers-in-law-suite, but get NOTHING. It is really fru ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jun 28, 2014 Home Buying in Orange
Richard Ellis, Real Estate Pro in Porter Ranch, CA
Richard Ellis answered:
I had Bank of A. approval from prelim HUD for short sale. Went to their closing dept w/new HUD & now they want more money - do we have recourse?
It doesn't sound fair when you are the buyer. The short sale lender wants to get the most they can even if it is unreasonable. But, they have the power to agree to your price. You need ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 20, 2014 Home Buying in 92865
Scott Jablon…, Real Estate Pro in Orange County, CA
Scott Jablonski answered:
rent to own in orange California 92867
Exactly, it goes both way. I just had a colleague of mine just purchase a rent-to-own and made about 20% equity. I have also see people do a rent-to-own and couldn't get financing bec ... more
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Termite Insp…, Other/Just Looking in Los Alamitos, CA
Termite Inspection answered:
Is 1454 Cleveland, Orange, CA 92865 under contract or have any existing offers? A short sale? We are
Kilter Termite should be used for any and all Termite inspections in orange county ca
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 28, 2014 Home Buying in 92865
Larry Webb,…, Real Estate Pro in 92694
Larry Webb, REALTOR, PhD, MBA answered:
what is the average sale price for a 3bed 2bath home in the 92867?
Hi Cedric, I know this post is a bit old, but if you'd like an update on 92867 (Serrano Heights area) I am a specialist there and still hold the record for the highest sale price back t ... more
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gopalji1940, Home Buyer in Orange, CA
gopalji1940 answered:
what will happen to my wired down payment if bank fails to fund the loan?
in case of death of the student before making payment of the loan.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 24, 2014 Home Buying in Orange
Shel-lee Dav…, Real Estate Pro in 90274
Shel-lee Davis - BRE #01817412 answered:
If the lender is not a bank, is the foreclosure process the same? Should and attorney represent the lender?
In California there are so many laws and court cases that affect the ability to foreclose (either as a bank or a private lender) that doing so without the help of an attorney or a Trust ... more
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Brandonramir…, Home Buyer in Aberdeen, ID
Brandonramirez021806 answered:
hola me interesaria comprar casa queria saber si puedo comprar sin deposito?
Tengo 5 meses de hacer bancarrota puedo aplicar para la compra de una casa no importa si doy deposito pero tengo posibilidades para el prestamo
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 5, 2014 Home Buying in Orange
richardstaggs, Renter in Orange, CA
richardstaggs answered:
Looking to take over mortgage payments in costa mesa and or surrounding areas.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Dec 7, 2013 Home Buying in Orange
Mike Pallas, Home Buyer in Pittsburgh, PA
Mike Pallas answered:
How is land size factored into an appraisal and price? We are comparing homes that are the same size. One has .25 acres and one has .47 (all useable)
The land will definitely increase the appraisal. As James noted, lots of .47 acres are selling for over $500k. And neighborhoods with large lots tend to keep and increase their value ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 26, 2013 Home Buying in 92861
Terry Farnsw…, Real Estate Pro in Crystal Lake, IL
Terry Farnsworth answered:
Purchased a foreclosed home. Has major structural issue (sinkhole) that previous owner claimed insurance on. Is there any course of action?
I would read the addendum to your purchase contract that the bank likely would have made you sign, or consult with an attorney to explain it to you.

Typically, REO properties are sol ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 3, 2013 Foreclosure in Orange
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