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John Burke, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
John Burke answered:
Credit score of 598, 2 points short to get an FHA loan.
Hi Erin,

I can do FHA loans down to a 580 score.

Take a look at the recommendations from some of my past clients on my Trulia profile by clicking the link below my phone number.
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0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 15, 2014 Home Buying in Racine
Mark Nehs, Real Estate Pro in Waukesha, WI
Mark Nehs answered:
Can I buy a home and find a lender who will finance me?
622 no problem. We do go by middle score but 622 works with me on a few programs. Contact me if interested.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 4, 2014 Home Buying in 53402
Josh Barnett, Real Estate Pro in Oklahoma City, OK
Josh Barnett answered:
Can I buy a home and find a lender who will finance me?
Complete a loan application with a local lender and the lender will be able to advise on which loan products are available.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Aug 2, 2014 Home Buying in Racine
Ashley Pimen…, Real Estate Pro in Illinois
Ashley Pimentel answered:
Is a down payment a necessity?
As mentioned below, VA and USDA don't require a down payment. You might also want to consider the 203K, homepath renovation, and homestyle rehab loans. Let me know if you have questions ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 1, 2014 Home Buying in 53185
Patrick Vand…, Real Estate Pro in Milwaukee, WI
Patrick Vandenberg answered:
looking for a mobile home or house in brlington for about 20 thousand
Try Fonk's on Highway 11, Patrick
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 5, 2014 Home Buying in 53105
Patrick Vand…, Real Estate Pro in Milwaukee, WI
Patrick Vandenberg answered:
Do you know of anyone in S.E. Wi that would sell a small family home on a contract with $ 9-10,000 down payment 5 yrs ?
Art, Why are you asking that on this website when we already had this discussion in MY OFFICE?
Patrick
1 vote Share Flag Wed Feb 5, 2014 Home Buying in 53405
Ashley Pimen…, Real Estate Pro in Illinois
Ashley Pimentel answered:
with middle fica score of 670 can i get a mortgage first time buyer
I am a licensed loan officer, you could give me a call and we can see if I can get you pre-approved. My company works with over 40 lenders, so there are a lot of options available. Pre- ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 27, 2013 Home Buying in Burlington
Sunnie Zemaj, Real Estate Pro in 53142
Sunnie Zemaj answered:
Is there anyone who can help find nice land contract homes in the Racine/Kenosha area?
The term "nice" is vague.Please send me your criteria (neighborhood,area,school district,price range,etc).....I would be more than happy to assist you!




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0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 9, 2013 Home Buying in Racine
mcvija11, Renter in Racine, WI
mcvija11 answered:
Home loan for first time home buyer with low credit score
IF SOMEONE HAS A CREDIT SCORE AT 629 AND IS NOT WORKING BUT GOING TO SCHOOL COULD THEY GET A LOAN TO PURCHASE A HOME IF PARENTS HELPED HER TO PAY IT UNTIL SHE FINISHES SCHOOL. PARENT'S ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 9, 2013 Home Buying in Caledonia
Ron & Diana…, Real Estate Pro in 53158
Ron & Diana Dahlberg answered:
who has a special loan for a single disabled person under the age of 65 with a good credit score and steady income?
Hello Jerilyn:

Great Question.

There are many different types of loans that fit a variety of different buyer needs. I agree with Mandy that there are not necessarilty loan pa ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 28, 2013 Home Buying in Mount Pleasant
Amy Gutschow, Real Estate Pro in Kohler, WI
Amy Gutschow answered:
What qualities should a buyer look for in a Realtor when buying a home?
So amny factors to weigh in but I would make sure they are easily available and have great web exposure to start....
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 15, 2012 Home Buying in Racine County
Ron & Diana…, Real Estate Pro in 53158
Ron & Diana Dahlberg answered:
I went with my agent to see a condo but the listing agent refuses to show unless he is present. Can he do that?
In answer to your question ... absolutely the answer is YES. However, in most real estate showings the Buyer's Agent calls the Listing Agency to advise of date and time as well as Last ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 3, 2012 Home Buying in 53182
Ron & Diana…, Real Estate Pro in 53158
Ron & Diana Dahlberg answered:
What if the seller is Fannie Mae and the listing agent is using his own accord to be present when show this small fixer condo?
I have to agree with all the responses you have gotten so far. All buyers need to have a Licensed Realtor in the State of Wisconsin to accompany them into every home/condo for sale. A ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 3, 2012 Home Buying in 53182
Linda S. Cef…, Real Estate Pro in Oak Creek, WI
Linda S. Cefalu answered:
I will be moving to Racine within the next few months. Should I be talking to a local lender rather than one here in Nevada? And if so, whom should
Hi Joy,

You already have a few agents that have offered their services. I live in Racine County and I love it here. Racine is very large, so where you live is going to depend on yo ... more
1 vote Share Flag Sun Apr 8, 2012 Home Buying in Racine
Lynn911.com…, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Lynn911.com Dallas Realtor answered:
how do I find a full service bank in CO for my mortgage that has superior service like Johnson Bank in Racine WI?
Confused are you wanting to purchase another home in CO I am assuming ?

Lynn911 Dallas Realtor & Consultant, Loan Officer, Credit Repair Advisor
The Michael Group - Dallas Bus ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 15, 2011 Home Buying in Racine
Ajnorris08, Home Buyer in Racine, WI
Ajnorris08 answered:
Will we pass the manual FHA underwriters?
We are in the preapproval status right now and the "condition" (if that's what you want to call it) is that the collection be paid off, which we are doing. Does this pret ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 26, 2010 Home Buying in Racine
Felix Hung, Real Estate Pro in Irvine, CA
Felix Hung answered:
I am considering making an offer on a short sale home. Will the lender tell me the BPO value so that I know what range my offer should be within?
Here are two free list with over 100 companies:

http://www.bpoaccess.com/

http://www.bpo-companies.com/
0 votes Share Flag Sat Sep 18, 2010 Home Buying in Racine County
Eric D. Lenz, Real Estate Pro in Wisconsin
Eric D. Lenz answered:
How is the selling Market in Waterford? How low below market value do you have to go on average for a quick sell?
There is not a direct answer to the question as posed. Different price ranges will have different market factors to consider when properly pricing for a "quick sell." It woul ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 11, 2010 Home Buying in Waterford
Linda S. Cef…, Real Estate Pro in Oak Creek, WI
Linda S. Cefalu answered:
Is there any place (perhaps a website) where I can find statistics on realtors? I am looking to buy a house in a few months and am not sure how I
Dear Jjohnson,

The May issue of Milwaukee Magazine has a great expose' on the top 7% of realtors in the Milwaukee Metro area. It also lists their names and contact information. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 22, 2010 Home Buying in Racine
Linda S. Cef…, Real Estate Pro in Oak Creek, WI
Linda S. Cefalu answered:
In general, how much under asking price are people paying for homes that are not short sales or foreclosures in Racine, WI? I know it depends on many
I really don't believe in averages. I have seen homes for over asking price and under asking price anywhere from 2% to 25%. If you are working with an agent and you find a home t ... more
1 vote Share Flag Fri Apr 16, 2010 Home Buying in Racine
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