For school information see links below, also consider directly contacting the district with any questions you may have.
If unfamiliar with the area do revisit more than once and at different times of day, possibly chat with locals/neighbors. When it comes to any safety/crime related issues, it's always best to contact the local police department with all your questions, hear all there is to hear firsthand. Real estate professionals are prohibited from steering, enticing a buyer to purchase, or not, in specific neighborhoods...... more
Johnney, for the answer you are looking for, you need to speak with a mortgage broker. I am happy to recommend several; no fees are involved.
To assist you in your search once you know what price range you can handle, I will be happy to provide you with a free account on Listing Book.
Listing Book works off of the Multiple Listing Service. You enter your requirements and locations and it provides you with everything on the market, new options as they come on the market and any homes that are reduced into your price range.
This service does not bind you to me in any way....it is just a free service.
let me know if you are interested. Gail@GailGladstone.com 631-425-6150... more
At present they are legal but I recommend Sellers have the tank legally abandoned because several buyers will not purchase a house with this risk factor. If you want to sell it is a smart investment. Please visit my website for contact info for Windmill Oil Tank Service located under Buyer / Seller Resources. Windmill is one of the leading companies serving Nassau & Suffolk Counties Since 1976.... more
The best way to accomplish this is to have a local agent set up a search for you. Ideally the agent would be familiar with ranches and do a fair amount of business in the area. You can discuss your parameters with them and in addition to sending you the listings; they might already be familiar with some of the current properties and be willing to preview new ones to find the best match for your criteria.... more
I lived in Rockville Centre for years, just call the building department and they will happily tell you.
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Anyone can sue anyone else. Would the bank be held negligent? That's a question for an attorney.
You can certainly ask a Realtor to check on the current legal status of the property to ascertain what institution may truly hold responsibility.... more
Good area to live is subjective--therefore visit a neighborhood several times to get a sense of belonging; check out area statistics, real estate professionals are prohibited from steering, enticing a buyer to purchase, or not, in specific neighborhoods.... more
The time to close is not just the mortgage (lender). It's bigger than that. The way the contract is written and the timelines influence close time.....is it FHA, VA, conventional financing? Is it a foreclosure or are there title issues? Is it an estate with multiple heirs? Do you need a survey? How much time did you allocate for your inspection period? Many lenders will not order an appraisal until after the walk-away option period used for inspections. Are you using any local programs for closing cost assistance?
There are a ton of things that influence closing time. I have personally closed a conventional financed quick deal in 2 weeks and have seen closings take 6-8 weeks and sometimes longer.....this question is best suited for your real estate agent that knows your specific situation. Good Luck.... more
Visit a neighborhood several times to get a sense of belonging; check out area statistics; real estate professionals are prohibited from “steering”—enticing a buyer to purchase, or not, in specific neighborhoods.... more