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Julie Kimmel, Real Estate Pro in 19147
Julie Kimmel answered:
My daughter wants to find a lease-purchase in S. Philadelphia. What's the best way to approach owners' agents with a lease-purchase
Why is it that she wants a lease-purchase? Lack of downpayment? Credit issues? Maybe we can work together to find a way for her to buy instead.

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Julie Kimmel, Real Estate Pro in 19147
Julie Kimmel answered:
Should I get another home inspection just to make sure that the seller fix all the problems that he agreed to?
Check with your original home inspector. They will often go back and re-inspect specific items for a small charge. Better safe then sorry!
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Josh Barnett, Real Estate Pro in Oklahoma City, OK
Josh Barnett answered:
hello just curious if the seller sells a house and a realator who appraised the home was way to low in that area the home was sold
The question needs more details, please start from the beginning.
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- Andrew Mar…, Real Estate Pro in Sacramento, CA
- Andrew Martinez - answered:
my credit score is a 592 i have no debt my incom is good i have 50,000 in the bank and iam a first time buyer i'm willing to put
Wow Spamming Trulia Jessica. Same Answer on 50 different posts

Way to offer great insight to the Trulia community.
1 vote Share Flag Sat Aug 10, 2013 Home Buying in 19148
Scott Godzyk, Real Estate Pro in 03109
Scott Godzyk answered:
A week before closing, seller contacts me to let me know that valuable architectural pieces were stolen from the house. What do I do?
Your purchase agreement should have a clause that addresses this. In most ps agreements it staes the seller should keep insurance on teh property to close, if there is damage up to a ce ... more
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Ron Thomas, Real Estate Pro in Fresno, CA
Ron Thomas answered:
who was the prevous renter for house 2639 S Beulah philadephia, pa?
Can we publish your personal information on the Internet?
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 21, 2012 Home Buying in 19148
Alan May, Real Estate Pro in 60201
Alan May answered:
Help with this nightmare REO buying experience...
I'm confused. The best way that your Realtor can preserve his reputation is by getting you answers.

REO's and Short-Sales are notoriously clumsy and time-consuming. So it's not uncom ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 18, 2012 Home Buying in 19148
Bruce Lang, Real Estate Pro in Philadelphia, PA
Bruce Lang answered:
Design Builders have moved my settlement date FOUR times. They are building new townhomes in South Philly and it's taking forever!
Jane. I'd suggest you talk to your agent and if needed an attorney. I know nothing about your particular situation. The agreement of sale for new construction often allows for de ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 6, 2011 Home Buying in 19148
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
i live in South Philadelphia, PA. in the recent 2 years, my parents neighborhood is getting worse. More kids from neighboring blocks are coming in
If you are looking at RealtyTrac ads--keep in mind that RealtyTrac's information is not always accurate and oftentimes misleading--you could be looking at a lis pendens property--n ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 8, 2010 Home Buying in 19148
Tonya Brobeck, Real Estate Pro in Everett, WA
Tonya Brobeck answered:
my income is 42,000 a year, and i paid and satisfied all my debt collections.. I'm able to put 20% down on a loan that is for $131.5, i was
Hey stressed, so did she give details as to what the problem was? Broker, are you referring to lender or the listing agent? Occasionally me & my clients have run into properties the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 1, 2010 Home Buying in 19148
Carmel Archd…, Real Estate Pro in Philadelphia, PA
Carmel Archdekin answered:
what is the rule of thumb when it comes to how low you should offer on a home?
That is not something that one can answer without specific info on the home itself, the area, how long the property has been on the market, what the particular sellers motivation is and ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 30, 2009 Home Buying in 19148
Joe White, Real Estate Pro in 19102
Joe White answered:
I want to get comps for a property at 453 Fitzgerald street. How do I do that? Leon
Leon, 453 is in need of rehab according to the listing. That's why the price is only $56,000.

The good news is that just down the street @ 409 Fitzgerald, an identical size house ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Oct 25, 2008 Home Buying in 19148
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