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Jackson Will…, Home Buyer in Provo, UT
Jackson Willis answered:
What is the difference between private mortgage insurance and homeowners insurance?
I would assume that they either cover different things or they are processed in different ways. I think the best way to find out what the difference is is to talk to an insurance agent. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 23, 2015 Home Buying in Sheepshead Bay
Kathryn Lilly, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Kathryn Lilly answered:
what was the increase/decrease in home values from 1989 to 2013?
I was recently involved in working a similar valuation puzzle involving a family that had owned a house in Fort Greene since the very early 1900's. It had gone through many passing's o ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 15, 2014 Home Buying in Sheepshead Bay
Dmitriy Pagul, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Dmitriy Pagul answered:
Any buildings with off street parking anywhere near buildings on Ocean near Ave S?
If Ocean Avenue & Avenue Y works for you, I could arrange that.

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0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 20, 2014 Home Buying in Sheepshead Bay
Sanjeev Ahuja, Real Estate Pro in Floral Park, NY
Sanjeev Ahuja answered:
looking a house close to sub way station sheap shead bay train station for my son he is pre qualified ASHIQ MUGHAL
Mr. Mughal: I notice that your son has already been pre qualified for the mortgage which is best to have before looking for home to buy. I am currently running promotion for borrowers w ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 20, 2013 Home Buying in Sheepshead Bay
Demi Rasul, Real Estate Pro in 11216
Demi Rasul answered:
Hello. I am only interested in Sheepshead Bay houses (either one- or two-family) that are walk-to-train and supermarket, with backyard & parking.
Hi Maureen, please give me a call so we can discuss the details of your search with regard to your budget and wants. I can be reached at 917474-2060 or at tamur @gspny.com
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 30, 2013 Home Buying in Sheepshead Bay
HelpUBuy Ame…, Real Estate Pro in 75019
HelpUBuy America answered:
Why the agent asked us to sign a paper when they show the property? is it compulsory to sign the paper? what is the obligation for that paper?
Best place to start is to hire an Exclusive Buyer Agent to represent you. EBAs represent home buyers only, and work to get you the best price and most favorable terms. You can go to N ... more
1 vote Share Flag Tue Aug 13, 2013 Home Buying in Sheepshead Bay
Valeriy Mill…, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Valeriy Millerman answered:
what are the flip taxes for 701 Gerald Ct #5F and who is paying?
Hello,
Yes, you can finance the flip tax. Chase has flip tax waiver for these buildings(Lincoln Gardens). So, you can buy only with 20% down.
Thank you.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 1, 2013 Home Buying in Sheepshead Bay
Diana Melerud…, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Diana Melerud TOP BROKER answered:
What determines how much one can borrow against their home equity?
Keep it simply. The rule of thumb is usually 50% to 75% of the property equity, and depending on the lending institution (bank).
Regards,
Diana Melerud
Superior Realty Broker
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0 votes Share Flag Sat May 18, 2013 Home Buying in Sheepshead Bay
Diana Melerud…, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Diana Melerud TOP BROKER answered:
how cani find insurance amounts and tax amounts for a coop?
The managing agent of the co-op building has that information, but will not release any info until the buying process is well under way. Most co-op owners have that info as well. Co-op ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 18, 2013 Home Buying in Sheepshead Bay
Diana Melerud…, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Diana Melerud TOP BROKER answered:
how cani find insurance amounts and tax amounts for a coop?
The property manager of the building has that information, and usually they will not disclose any information regarding the property s financials, unless you are in the process of purch ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 18, 2013 Home Buying in Sheepshead Bay
Dmitriy Pagul, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Dmitriy Pagul answered:
I AM ACTIVELY LOOKING TO PURCHASE A FORECLOSED PROPERTY IN SHEEPSHEAD BAY,HOMECREST,GRAVESEND,BENSONHURST,BAYRIDGE,BRIGHTON BEACH,AS A PRIMARY
visit http://www.goldenapplerealty.com/SearchForeclosures.php for more info
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 11, 2013 Home Buying in Sheepshead Bay
Dmitriy Pagul, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Dmitriy Pagul answered:
Please help find a FORECLOSURE or SHORT SALE 3bed/2baths home in Sheepshead Bay, Homecrest, Gravesend, Manhattan Terrace or Midwood
visit http://www.goldenapplerealty.com/SearchForeclosures.php for more detailes
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 11, 2013 Home Buying in Sheepshead Bay
Mitchell Fel…, Real Estate Pro in 11229
Mitchell Feldman answered:
When should one lock in an interest rate?
This is a matter of personal preference. Only you can make that decision. The short answer is that you should lock in if you feel anxious or nervous that rates are going to go up. The d ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 31, 2013 Home Buying in Sheepshead Bay
Mitchell Fel…, Real Estate Pro in 11229
Mitchell Feldman answered:
If you're a buyer and seeking a property that's being sold but not by a REBNY agent, and you're not sure the agent is totally legit, what can you do?
Most agents in New York City are members of REBNY, however, the vast vast majority of real estate agents in Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island and the Bronx are simply not members of REBNY ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 23, 2013 Home Buying in Sheepshead Bay
Jacob Shayov…, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Jacob Shayovitz answered:
How many of your clients own flood insurance?
banks require flood insurance only in designated flood zones indicated by flood zone maps. Many areas that got flooded, are not on the map.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 9, 2012 Home Insurance in Sheepshead Bay
Eustace L Gr…, Other/Just Looking in Brooklyn, NY
Eustace L Greaves Jr., LUTCF answered:
Guys, do not forget about the flood.
Please be aware damage caused by flood is not covered by most homeowners insurance policies. The best way to protect against flood losses is purchasing a Flood Insurance policy, and in ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 9, 2012 Home Buying in Sheepshead Bay
Dmitriy Pagul, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Dmitriy Pagul answered:
How long is the list for a parking spot? Where's the nearest train station?
Hi there... there is no specified time for the waiting period. You should check with management agent how big is the waiting list. The shorter it is-the better for you. Sometimes it cou ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 10, 2012 Home Buying in Sheepshead Bay
Dmitriy Pagul, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Dmitriy Pagul answered:
Buyer agent for Sheepshead area?
Hi there.
We are Sheepshead based real estate brokerage firm. We would be glad to assist you in finding your new home. Also do not hesitate to call should you have any questions.
Reg ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 10, 2012 Home Buying in Sheepshead Bay
Mitchell Fel…, Real Estate Pro in 11229
Mitchell Feldman answered:
How long is the list for a parking spot? Where's the nearest train station?
Dear Rena:

There is no property attached to your question so it is impossible for us to answer. Most (99.99%) co-ops do not come with a parking space when you buy them, but there are ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 4, 2012 Home Buying in Sheepshead Bay
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