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tim moore, Real Estate Pro in Nags Head, NC
tim moore answered:
home is for $149,900 i am approved for $135,000 need seller to pay closing cost how likely will this happen really would like to offer $130K
You want to offer $20,000 less and then have them pay closing costs too? $130k is 13% less than list price and if you add another $5k in closings cost you are offering them 16% below as ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 17, 2014 Home Buying in Louisville
Diane Christ…, Real Estate Pro in Sarasota, FL
Diane Christner answered:
I am a first time homebuyer, and I was wondering how the home buying process works exactly.... Not sure what steps we should take & when...
Hi Shayna,

The home buying process can be intimidating for a first time home buyer. Where to begin? How do I find the right home? When should I apply for a mortgage? What about c ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 16, 2014 Home Buying in Louisville
garypuntman, Other/Just Looking in Los Angeles, CA
garypuntman answered:
Do buyers need to get a survey for their property?
I'm not sure if they need to. I think that it is a good idea to just in case though. You will want to look into this more and see if there are reasons why you will need to have someon ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 22, 2014 Home Buying in 40229
Sam Shueh, Real Estate Pro in San Jose, CA
Sam Shueh answered:
Do you think House Hunters is an honest depiction of how a Realtor works?
entertainment movies do not reflect reality. Antique Road Show=House Hunter=fiction
0 votes Share Flag Mon Oct 13, 2014 Home Buying in 40229
Cynthia G Ke…, Real Estate Pro in Louisville, KY
Cynthia G Kelly answered:
Why are prospective buyers so fearful of meeting with loan advisor? What should realtors do to remove this fear?
I would have to say that at least 95% of home buyers going to meet with their loan officers for the first or second time experience fear. It's a very natural human reaction because most ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 26, 2014 Home Buying in 40207
Rachael Hold…, Real Estate Pro in 40207
Rachael Holden answered:
which neighborhoods are the most up and coming in Louisville now? Condos and single family homes.
I'd love to help you. Feel free to contact me through my Trulia profile.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 5, 2014 Home Buying in 40207
Michael Thac…, Real Estate Pro in Louisville, KY
Michael Thacker answered:
Is Lake Forest still a great place to raise a family?
Absolutely and near by Copperfield is very nice too, as are several neighborhoods in that area.

If you want to do a online search, you can via my website which is linked to the local ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 1, 2014 Home Buying in 40245
HelpUBuy Ame…, Real Estate Pro in 75019
HelpUBuy America answered:
What is the first thing I should do when deciding to buy a home?
This is an agent posting this question, but I'll play along. Contact www.naeba.org for a referral to an Exclusive Buyer's Agent in your area. EBAs are consumer advocates for the homebuy ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 24, 2014 Home Buying in Louisville
Tammy Hayes, Real Estate Pro in Port Charlotte, FL
Tammy Hayes answered:
are there lease with option to buy homes on this site?
Contact a local Realtor and they can set you up in the MLS system to receive listings that are rent to own or offer seller financing.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 8, 2014 Home Buying in Louisville
HelpUBuy Ame…, Real Estate Pro in 75019
HelpUBuy America answered:
negotiating a purchase
When you want to buy a home the best place to start is to hire an EXCLUSIVE Buyer Agent, not just a Buyer's Agent. EBAs only work with homebuyers and there is never a conflict of intere ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 2, 2014 Home Buying in Louisville
Noel Harris, Real Estate Pro in Louisville, KY
Noel Harris answered:
As a home buyer, what are you looking for in a REALTOR?
There are 6 things you should get from your Realtor and it is known as Fiduciary Duties:

1. Obedience
2. Loyalty
3. Disclosure
4. Confidentiality
5. Accounting
6. Reasonable Car ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 1, 2014 Home Buying in Louisville
Itm4u09, Home Buyer in Chester, VA
Itm4u09 answered:
How to buy, sale and trade homes with zero monies down.?
20% Down if credit bad expect more
Unless Fha loan.

www.buysaleandtrade.com
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 8, 2014 Home Buying in Louisville
Tristam Biel…, Real Estate Pro in Highland Park, Los A...
Tristam Bielecki answered:
Question, when looking at buying a home, do you ...
As a buyer, I know that photos are not the same as seeing the property in person so unless it shows a state of disrepair as long as the specs are what I am looking for, I will still con ... more
2 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 25, 2014 Home Buying in Louisville
Kent Lee, Real Estate Pro in Louisville, KY
Kent Lee answered:
what area is least crime and better school in louisville?
Each area comes with it's own crime risk. I would first assess what neighborhoods you like and can afford, and then narrow it down from there based on crime statistics. My website has a ... more
1 vote Share Flag Fri Apr 25, 2014 Home Buying in Louisville
Kevin Nalley, Real Estate Pro in Louisville, KY
Kevin Nalley answered:
which is the best and safest area in louiville
There are certainly areas of Louisville that have a lot more crime than others. If you want lower crime and more expensive homes, then look to the east side of Louisville, or even Oldh ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 22, 2014 Home Buying in Klondike
Nick Ellis, Real Estate Pro in Louisville, KY
Nick Ellis answered:
Is this house in the flood zone? If so how much is the flood insurance
Hi Laura, Could you provide the address? In general, flood insurance premiums are based upon the flood zone type the property is located in (ie- how likely it is to flood) and then a f ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Apr 12, 2014 Home Buying in Louisville
Epatrick, Home Buyer in 33950
Epatrick answered:
What are the consequences of walking away from this deal?
Follow your inner voice, in almost 95% of the times your intuition is right. Avoid being emotionally tied to a property, as it is not emotionally tied to you.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 14, 2014 Home Buying in Louisville
Overcrete15, Home Buyer in Louisville, KY
Overcrete15 answered:
looking for nice inexpensive manufactured homes in Louisville Jefferson county area and Fern Creek
Good Day, I have a nice large group of Manufactured homes prices range from 7,000 all the way up to 68,000 but the have to be moved so you have to have some property which I have a lis ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 22, 2014 Home Buying in Louisville
Bart Gabe, Real Estate Pro in California
Bart Gabe answered:
Would I qualify for a FHA loan with a credit score of 647?
Is the condo FHA approved? We lend down to a 580 on FHA loans. Let's discuss your loan scenario in more detail. Contact me at 800 315 8803 and we can look up whether the condo is FHA or ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 12, 2014 Home Buying in Louisville
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