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Christopher…, Real Estate Pro in Bothell, WA
Christopher Watkins answered:
Do any banks lend money to purchase a manufactured home to be used as a rental?
Heather,

I just did a quick check and most banks adhere to what is called Fannie, Freddie, or Gov Guidelines. All three of these guidelines have restrictions on Manufactured Homes a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 11:20am Home Buying in Spokane
HelpUBuy Ame…, Real Estate Pro in 75019
HelpUBuy America answered:
I'm looking to move to Washington state. I need to find a new home there, sell my mobile home, and find a job... What order is best?? I am a
You'll need to find a job and sell your home before you can qualify for a new mortgage. I wrote a best selling book on the home buying process; you can read it free on Amazon prime.

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0 votes Share Flag Sat Jul 11, 2015 Home Buying in Spokane
John Burke, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
John Burke answered:
Mortgage after bankruptcy
Hi Anjelroze,

That's actually not true. In fact FHA will allow you to buy a home with an FHA mortgage 1 year INTO your chapter 13 bankruptcy! That's right, you on't even have to be d ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 8, 2015 Home Buying in 99206
Heather Kratt, Real Estate Pro in Coeur D Alene, ID
Heather Kratt answered:
Any rules/guidelines for gifting or 'tipping' a really good agent?
Kudos to Brent for the stellar work! It is a shame that he was the exception in your home purchase experience, but not all agents are good listeners. I would probably avoid cash becau ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 25, 2015 Home Buying in 99203
Heather Kratt, Real Estate Pro in Coeur D Alene, ID
Heather Kratt answered:
what is the average listing time before sale in SPokane, wa?
85 days was the average in 2014.
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 25, 2015 Home Buying in Spokane
Heather Kratt, Real Estate Pro in Coeur D Alene, ID
Heather Kratt answered:
Buying a home with bad credit, but good income
Yes, it is possible. Each lender has their own requirements, but FHA is certainly a possibility. Last I checked, the minimum credit score for an FHA loan is 500 and a 10% down payment ... more
2 votes Share Flag Mon May 25, 2015 Home Buying in 99208
Alain Picard, Real Estate Pro in Puyallup, WA
Alain Picard answered:
if I am financing with USAA, can I use a buyers agent who is not USAA certified?
You should be able to use any agent that you want. I know USAA has their "certified agents" that they try to push on you but if you have an agent that you like then you should use them. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 18, 2015 Home Buying in Spokane
Melanie Davis, Home Buyer in Spokane, WA
Melanie Davis answered:
Relocating to Spokane, can't afford to live in the Wilson Elem. area. Other decent schools nearby? I've read some say they wouldn't
The Mead School District is highly desirable. We were told before moving here that it was the "go to" for Special Needs/Autistic children. We confined our search to that district when r ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 25, 2015 Home Buying in 99203
kidpearce17, Renter in Spokane, WA
kidpearce17 answered:
do you have rent to own listings?
no I don't have any listingsof houses yet
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 23, 2015 Home Buying in Spokane
Marc Nilson, Real Estate Pro in Spokane, WA
Marc Nilson answered:
How do I report a scam on a rental house listed on Trulia?
This has been a popular scam with the top search websites in our area. Please report it to Trulia's customer service. If the property is also listed for sale, report it to the listing ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 21, 2015 Home Buying in 99216
Mark Anderson, Real Estate Pro in Spokane, WA
Mark Anderson answered:
Can I get a mortgage without being permanent resident yet even if I can put 25k Down ?
You will want to speak to a lender. Trulia has a lender directory you can search through and contact a lender of your choosing, or I can give you the contact information for a couple of ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 27, 2015 Home Buying in 99201
Paul O. Herm…, Home Buyer in Spokane, WA
Paul O. Herman answered:
I want to buy my family there first home in todays market:
I hope that you can find a new home for you and your family to live in. It can be really tough finding the right home on your own. I would consult an agent about home buying options, if ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 30, 2014 Home Buying in Spokane
Rosemarie, Real Estate Pro in 06450
Rosemarie asked:
Looking for an Investor friendly Real Estate Agent in the Seattle, WA area Hi, I am looking for an Investor friendly Real Estate Agent who knows
Seattle, WA, and be willing to help me with making offers. I am a cash buyer and I'm looking to purchase land in order…
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 8, 2014 Home Buying in Spokane
Debra (Debbi…, Real Estate Pro in Livingston, NJ
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
Getting Started, My household take home income is around $1700 a month and I have about $10,000 in savings, We have good credit scores, is this enough
Your numbers are tight - an income of slightly over $20,000 may not support a loan of 90,000.
A 90,000 loan will cost approximately $450 a month. What are the typical taxes in your are ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 15, 2014 Home Buying in Spokane
Debra (Debbi…, Real Estate Pro in Livingston, NJ
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
If i have bad credit and 10k for a down can still qualify for a 150k house?
First, you need to define "bad" (is it under 580 - 600? - that's not good - is it lower? that's bad!)..............then you need to have had a job for at least 2 years - and income that ... more
1 vote Share Flag Mon Sep 15, 2014 Home Buying in Spokane
Ken Gordon, Real Estate Pro in 99202
Ken Gordon answered:
What is the average day on the market in zip code 99206?
The average days on the market in zip code 99206 is 80 days.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 10, 2014 Home Buying in 99206
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
average day on market in 99206.
Since average days on the market varies due to pricing, exact location, amenities, condition, etc., for an accurate review a market analysis with your agent...
1 vote Share Flag Thu Jul 10, 2014 Home Buying in Spokane
Judy Flemmer, Real Estate Pro in 99208
Judy Flemmer answered:
I no longer need home e-mail listings being sent to me - how do I get the e-mails stopped? E-mail address is lshyatt1@gmail.com
Most sites give you an unsubscribe option within the emails. Usually at the bottom of each email. If you are receiving listing emails from a specific agent, you could email that agent ... more
1 vote Share Flag Tue Jun 3, 2014 Home Buying in Spokane
Amie Whittle, Real Estate Pro in 99203
Amie Whittle answered:
Why do realtors insist that the Comstock Addition homes are designed by Dave Marks? His Dad, Orville Marks developed that section in the mid-1970's!
Commonly Realtors rely on what is told to them by their client about their home. Good practice is to publish only known facts about the home and buyers should do their due diligence. Y ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Apr 26, 2014 Home Buying in Comstock
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