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Matt Laricy, Real Estate Pro in Near North Side, Chi...
Matt Laricy answered:
We need HM acquisition and rehab funding for 3 NOO properties. 2 occupied properties and 1rehab. Total is 224K and we have 20% down available.
This will be tough. I do not think this is possible right now.
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Matt Laricy, Real Estate Pro in Near North Side, Chi...
Matt Laricy answered:
I am looking for a house to move in. The house is by Vanderpoel and its 92 can you tell me if there's any houses for sell over there
I would get a good agent who works this area to send you these properties.
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Dave A Lde G…, Home Buyer in Chicago, IL
Dave A Lde Gante answered:
Is 3238 W Thomas still there? Built 1907? Can Someone send me a Pic? maebogdan2004@yahoo.com TY
I'M NOT SURE STILL THERE, BUT I'L SEE TOMORROW AND TAKE A PICTURE
0 votes Share Flag Fri Dec 5, 2014 Market Conditions in Humboldt Park
garypuntman, Other/Just Looking in Los Angeles, CA
garypuntman answered:
Looking for a reliable general contractor for a multifamily rehab project. Any suggestions?
I need a contractor as well. I need someone who can do some work on my new office building. I need to make sure that everything gets installed correctly. Were you able to find someon ... more
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Dave Kaplan, Home Owner in Chicago, IL
Dave Kaplan answered:
I want to rehab my house using fannie maes home style loan. Are their certain contractors that I have to use or can I use any contractor that is?
Hi, I'm trying to get one of these going myself. I'm also looking for a good GC.

The lender, Guaranteed Rate, had me ask the Consultant on the project. I believe every project will ... more
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Myersjulie31, Home Buyer in Blakeslee, PA
Myersjulie31 answered:
can a business legally rent a condo for office space?
I think that they could probably rent it out for this purpose, just as long as they have made it clear that they are using it as an office. It will depend on the contract and all the co ... more
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Rose Wilkins…, Real Estate Pro in Edmond, OK
Rose Wilkinson answered:
Can anybody recommend an investor friendly realtor in Chicago who has experience of double closings / lease purchase/ rent to own deals?
We are nationwide property buyers and own a consulting firm for just this scenario.

Before putting your home on a rent to own, ask yourself the following questions:

- Do you hav ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 3, 2014 Home Selling in Chicago
Rose Wilkins…, Real Estate Pro in Edmond, OK
Rose Wilkinson answered:
I have a property with an upside down mortgage and would like to sell it. What are my best options?
A lease with an option to buy in the future may be a solution, if you can't get approved for a short sale.

A lot of home owners are leery of becoming landlords, and for good reason. ... more
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Rose Wilkins…, Real Estate Pro in Edmond, OK
Rose Wilkinson answered:
Lots of showings - when to worry
Sometimes a house does not move through no fault of your own - or the agent's.

The time to worry is when the mortgage payment is cutting into your families budget and moved on to an ... more
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Rose Wilkins…, Real Estate Pro in Edmond, OK
Rose Wilkinson answered:
Should I sell or rent my Hyde Park Condo?
Have you considered both leasing and selling at the same time? This way, you can get the best of both worlds!

Furthermore, when leasing... have you ever considered the following:
... more
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Matt Laricy, Real Estate Pro in Near North Side, Chi...
Matt Laricy answered:
I'm looking to relocate to London Towne Houses Cooperative. Any feedback regarding that community would be great!!!!!?
I would go and ask a few neighbors. You can research the community online as well.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 3, 2014 Crime & Safety in Pullman
Mike Opyd, Real Estate Pro in Near North Side, Chi...
Mike Opyd answered:
What is the risk in buying in a mixed income building, Parkside of Oldtown to be specific?
It is difficult to get a loan in these buildings because of the CHA units there. Many lenders will not do a loan there but there are lenders who will. The only real downfall is resale i ... more
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Matt Laricy, Real Estate Pro in Near North Side, Chi...
Matt Laricy answered:
Iam looking for a reliable property manager for my 2 condos in the Bronzville area. Please let me know. Thanks
I really like Owl Management. They are very good at this.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 3, 2014 General Area in 60615
Micah Matson, Real Estate Pro in 35613
Micah Matson answered:
I am interesting in purchasing a home within a year. Is there someone that can guide me in the right path so my finances and credit will be in good?
Call a highly recommended Realtor in your area and they should be able to recommend some good mortgage brokers. A mortgage broker will be able to make sure you are on the right path to ... more
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Newman-Mitri…, Real Estate Pro in Near North Side, Chi...
Newman-Mitrick RE Group answered:
Hi Friends, I saw few condos for sale in Imperial Tower, 4250 N Marine Drive Chicago. Is it a good investment?
I would talk to a realtor that know the area and building. It really depends on what your qualification is of a good investment. Are you looking for a cap rate above or similar to oth ... more
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cf, Other/Just Looking in Chicago, IL
cf asked:
Does the Chicago green permit program include an FAR bonus? Hi everyone - I'm considering redeveloping an RT-4 property and I've heard that if I do it as a Chicago green permit project then I am eligible for a floor to area ratio increase above the…
0 votes Share Flag Tue Dec 2, 2014 Investment Properties in 60605
JUAN ESPINOSA, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
JUAN ESPINOSA answered:
Advice for ITIN home buyers?
Alex,

We have itin Lenders in cook county! Please call to make an appointment, let's get the process started!
Juan 312-730-8875 cell.
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JUAN ESPINOSA, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
JUAN ESPINOSA answered:
home loans using ITIN number?
Tenemos un Banco en Chicago que solamente hase prestamos en Cook County!! Llame para haser su primer consulta 312-730-8875 Juan
0 votes Share Flag Tue Dec 2, 2014 Financing in 60618
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