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Bill Eckler-…, Real Estate Pro in Venice, FL
Bill Eckler-Florida, answered:
We'd like to build on a lot owned by a builder. Is it best to have our own realtor, or would not having to pay him give us more price leverage?
Buyers should always have their own representation-regardless of whether it is a resale of new construction.

In the case of new construction, who do you think hired the sales represe ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 10, 2014 Home Buying in 98229
michael Rams…, Home Buyer in Crescent City, CA
michael Ramsey asked:
does this come with property?
0 votes Share Flag Sat Sep 6, 2014 Financing in 98229
Susan Temple…, Real Estate Pro in Bellingham, WA
Susan Templeton answered:
Want to sell my home to finance my retirement. Have found the perfect rental,but home has not sold.Should I rent my home and go for the rental?
The risk of assuming both liabilities should be carefully weighed. Consider if you can rent your present home while it's on the market - what kind lease would work to attract the 'right ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 28, 2014 Home Selling in Bellingham
Debra Connel…, Real Estate Pro in Everett, WA
Debra Connelly answered:
Our 30 year old home needs a furnace replacement, all the flooring replaced,( carpet etc.) a new kitchen range, and refrigerator,
While I can understand why you might wish to simplify the process of selling your home in it's present, "as is" condition, I would recommend that you consider getting a few estimates fo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 28, 2014 Home Selling in Bellingham
Joel Johnson, Real Estate Pro in Bloomington, MN
Joel Johnson answered:
Is it possible to buy a manufactured home using a VA home loan with zero down?
Great question. I have to defer to one of my lending partners.
Michael Dietrich (Certified Military Housing Specialist)
651-206-3377
http://0678280002.brokersite.com/Default.aspx
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 29, 2014 Financing in Bellingham
Michael Eise…, Real Estate Pro in 98225
Michael Eisenberg answered:
how about an estimate of value for 1031 North State Street #405 Bellingham 98225?
Are you still interested in this Condo Kenpasha,

Give me a call at 360-739-6981and I can give you a more accurate value
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 23, 2014 Investment Properties in Bellingham
Kary L. Kris…, Real Estate Pro in Renton, WA
Kary L. Krismer answered:
how far is it from 1509 Bonnie Ln to WWU?
Go to Google Maps. There you can plug in two locations and not only see how far apart they are, but you can also see what the traffic is like at different times of day (by checking at ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun May 25, 2014 Traffic & Public Transportation in Happy Valley
Caleb, Real Estate Pro in Bellingham, WA
Caleb answered:
How many homes are for sale in Lynden, WA?
Too many to count...call me and we can look at them all until we find you the perfect home! You can call or just turn around, i'm right here
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 15, 2014 Home Buying in 98264
Dave Skow, Real Estate Pro in Seattle, WA
Dave Skow answered:
FHA loan and currently on a Debt Managment plan
5/7/2014

Natclay

I am following up to see how your loan process is coming along

Let us know if we can assist and thank

Dave Skow
WA MLO #278613
Eagle Home Mortgag ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 7, 2014 Home Buying in Whatcom Falls
zabrinawatt, Both Buyer and Seller in Kalkaska, MI
zabrinawatt asked:
VA financing on a manufacture home in Michigan? Is it possible anymore? Add some detail about your question
0 votes Share Flag Tue May 6, 2014 Financing in Bellingham
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
We are looking for a 4 bedroom or large 3 bedroom home for a long term rental in Lynden, WA. Does anyone know of anyone interested in renting?
Richard,
I did a quick search of NWMLS for Lynden Rentals and only found one commercial property currently listed. Check with some property management companies in the area. Sometim ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Apr 20, 2014 Rentals in Lynden
Bart Gabe, Real Estate Pro in California
Bart Gabe answered:
Is it possible to buy a manufactured home using a VA home loan with zero down?
Let's discuss your VA loan on a manufactured home scenario in more detail. Contact me at 800 315 8803. My name is Bart and I am a proud vet that has been offering VA loans on manufactur ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 17, 2014 Financing in Bellingham
Bart Gabe, Real Estate Pro in California
Bart Gabe answered:
my husband is a veteran of USMC, credit scores are fair-bad . Can we qualify for a home loan?
On VA loans we go down to a 530 middle credit score. Let's discuss your VA loan scenario in more detail. Contact me at 800 315 8803. My name is Bart and I am a proud vet that has been o ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 17, 2014 Home Buying in 98225
luasch, Both Buyer and Seller in Custer, WA
luasch answered:
Where are the church? Where is a near Hospital? Where to buy goods? Are doctors near the community? How far is the hospital?
St Joseph Hospital in Bellingham-15-20 minutes away. There are Dr. offices in Ferndale (10 minutes) and Lynden (10 minutes) and many family practice and specialty doctors in Bellingham. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 11, 2014 Shopping & Local Amenities in Bellingham
M, Home Buyer in Bellingham, WA
M asked:
Alabama Safety Project 2014 I would like to get more insight on what the public thinks of the Safety Project for Alabama Street, which was a hot topic for the previous Council Meeting on April 7th. I am writing an…
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 9, 2014 General Area in Alabama Hill
Susan Temple…, Real Estate Pro in Bellingham, WA
Susan Templeton answered:
I live at 1915 Northshore Dr and when we were discussing the property the realtor had mentioned to us that there is a shared compost area in back of
To confirm the ownership of a parcel that is used by adjoining owners you can check the county records of the parcels and check any recorded easements for shared access. If your propert ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 8, 2014 In My Neighborhood in 98226
Rebecca Heat…, Real Estate Pro in Bellingham, WA
Rebecca Heathcock answered:
What are the association fees for those areas like Sudden Valley, that have a seasonal pool & golf course.?
Hi Naturewoman0123,

It's very smart of you to consider Sudden Valley homeowner dues before searching for homes in this area. Dues can add significantly to the affordability of a home ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 18, 2014 Home Buying in 98229
Ron Rovtar, Real Estate Pro in Boulder, CO
Ron Rovtar answered:
If I buy a house with a plan to stay for 5 years, how feasible is it to expect to be able to resell it at minimal loss at the close of said time slot?
Hi Emily:

You might want to take a look at the Trulia Buy vs. Rent Calculator. I think you will find this very helpful. It is at:

http://www.trulia.com/rent_vs_buy/?sem=1.2.1.3.7. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 10, 2014 Home Buying in Bellingham
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