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Ruzanna Avag…, Real Estate Pro in San Carlos, CA
Ruzanna Avagyan answered:
Looking to buy a new home but current home is underwater $60k. no substantial liquid assets & credit scores in the 700s.Any advice is appreciated?
You could rent your current home and buy a new one (if you are qualified and have enough income). Talk to a local mortgage broker who works with wholesale lenders. Some lenders do lend ... more
1 vote Share Flag Wed Apr 9, 2014 Home Selling in Plainfield
Patrick Mani…, Real Estate Pro in Westfield, NJ
Patrick Manies answered:
whats the history on this house
It's a short sale. The listed price is 155k right now and it's been on the market for over a year. Looks like it needs some work.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 15, 2014 Market Conditions in Plainfield
Ronald Sheedy, Real Estate Pro in 07066
Ronald Sheedy answered:
Looking to buy a new home but current home is underwater $60k. no substantial liquid assets & credit scores in the 700s.Any advice is appreciated?
I am a Real Estate Agent who services your area and would be happy to meet with you to discuss your current situation and perform a Free CMA on your home to give you an idea of what you ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 9, 2014 Home Selling in Plainfield
Joan Congilo…, Real Estate Pro in Manalapan, NJ
Joan Congilose CRS,CDPE,GRI answered:
looking for the best neighbourhood and bigger and luxurious homes with pool etc etc
There are many towns in Monmouth County where you can find a luxury home with a pool in a great neighborhood. I'm not sure by your question where you are interested in living and what y ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 6, 2014 Market Conditions in Plainfield
Lynn Anderso…, Real Estate Pro in Plainfield, NJ
Lynn Anderson-person answered:
is plainfield a high crime area?
Plainfield is a lovely established city. It has several outstanding historic districts that attract people from all over the tri state area. Ideally positioned 2 trains stations, cl ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 14, 2013 Crime & Safety in Plainfield
Lynn Anderso…, Real Estate Pro in Plainfield, NJ
Lynn Anderson-person answered:
How is north plainfield regards to crime? streets west end and willow going east.
Paul,
I will always inform buyers or renters interested in an area regarding crime to contact the local police department. You can then ask specific questions regarding crime in any a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 14, 2013 Crime & Safety in Plainfield
Edith Miller…, Real Estate Pro in Summit, NJ
Edith Miller Angelo answered:
Is it possible to send our offer offer to a bank for a house which is in short sale?
If the home is not currently listed with a realtor, you can go directly to the bank but it had better be an all cash, 'as is' offer, which is what many builders; do who are snapping the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 24, 2013 Foreclosure in 07069
Ronald Sheedy, Real Estate Pro in 07066
Ronald Sheedy answered:
why is this priced so low compared to the other homes in this area?
Gus,

This property is a Short Sale which is the cause for the low price. If you are interested in this property or need further information, please don't hesitate to contact me.

... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 23, 2013 Market Conditions in Plainfield
Larry Sarlo…, Real Estate Pro in Camden County, NJ
Larry Sarlo 609-868-1171 answered:
Can I be evicted???
You have a month to month. Whether with the old owner or the new owner...
In New Jersey, a new landlord cannot evict a tenant simply because he has purchased the building from the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 28, 2013 Rentals in Plainfield
Ronald Sheedy, Real Estate Pro in 07066
Ronald Sheedy answered:
What is the crime rate in this area?
If you need crime rate information you can check out the attached website for neighborhood comparisons. If you need more information about North Plainfield then I would suggest you spen ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 15, 2013 Crime & Safety in Plainfield
David Labush, Real Estate Pro in Westfield, NJ
David Labush answered:
If i took my pension early, am i entitiled to a mortgage
Generally speaking they are two separate things. Getting a mortgage is based on your credit score, income and the price of the property you want to purchase. For more info I'd recommend ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 21, 2012 Home Buying in Plainfield
John Burke, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
John Burke answered:
what is the minimum credit score to get a VA loan. I know lenders are all differ. Who has the score 600 and up?
Hi Cdehart21,

Every lender I know of/work with requires at least a 620 middle score and some even require 640 or better.

The other concern is getting your "loan" approved through ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 28, 2012 Home Buying in Plainfield
Team Zuhl, Real Estate Pro in Clark, NJ
Team Zuhl answered:
IS THIS USUALLY A HIGH CRIME AREA?
If you're asking about the crime rate, you can check out http://www.neighborhoodscout.com/nj/crime/ for comparisons of various neighborhoods.
If you're asking about the feel of the nei ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 11, 2012 Crime & Safety in Plainfield
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
I am thinking of purchasing a property in Glenwood Ave ,Plainfield (Sleepy Hollow section). Please can you tell me is it safe to walk in the evenings?
When it comes to any safety/crime related issues, it's always best to contact the local police department with all your questions, hear all there is to hear firsthand. If unfamiliar wit ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 28, 2012 Home Buying in Plainfield
Ron Thomas, Real Estate Pro in Fresno, CA
Ron Thomas answered:
Why are Plainfield, NJ taxes so outrageous?
Remember that Property Taxes are a function of the County that collects them:
How efficient is the County run?
Is there a perpetual deficit?
Are the schools run efficiently?
Is ther ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jun 13, 2012 Market Conditions in Plainfield
Gina Suriano…, Real Estate Pro in Westfield, NJ
Gina Suriano Barber answered:
What is the average on home insurance for Plainfield, NJ?
Home owners insurance can vary widely depending on the replacement cost of the home ,what valuables you are insuring, and what you choose as your deductible amount. It's best to speak t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 1, 2012 Home Buying in Plainfield
Debra (Debbi…, Real Estate Pro in Livingston, NJ
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
Suggestions for cities/towns and rental websites in central-north NJ
thanks for the best answer!!

glad to have been of help!
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 20, 2012 General Area in Plainfield
Frank J Festa, Real Estate Pro in Watchung, NJ
Frank J Festa answered:
in process of getting preapproved for first time home. looking for a single family detached in either orange or plainfield 70k what's thenext
Did you make a offer on anything in 2011? Did you find a Realtor to work with? What do you need in a Realtor? Regards,
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 16, 2012 Home Buying in Plainfield
Jeanette  Wi…, Real Estate Pro in Newark, NJ
Jeanette Williams answered:
What is the price of homes in Plainfield Nj?
Depending on your price range and needs, there is something for everyone in Plainfield, from as low as 50k for a fixxer upper to over 1Mil depending on the style and size of home.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 19, 2011 General Area in Plainfield
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