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Jacqui Rum -…, Real Estate Pro in Calabasas, CA
Jacqui Rum - The Morton Team answered:
Any realtor with experience in representing buyer with VA loan (zero down)? Looking to buy in the next couple of months.

I just represented a buyer in that same exact situation. VA loan, 0 down. I'd love to help if you still need someone.
Feel free to email me
0 votes Share Flag Fri Dec 12, 2014 Home Buying in 91326
Richard Litt…, Real Estate Pro in Orange County, CA
Richard Littlefield answered:
Should I Wait A While Before Applying For a Mortgage after paying off all my Credit Cards?
You really need to wait until the cards report, which is usually the first week in the month. But you can sometimes call and get the lender to report now sometimes not. Also I have loa ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Sep 13, 2014 Financing in 91325
Jacqui Rum -…, Real Estate Pro in Calabasas, CA
Jacqui Rum - The Morton Team answered:
Who pays the finders fees to the realtor for finding a rental in New Jersey? Is it the landlord or the tenant?
I'm not completely sure about NJ but here in California the landlord/owner pays the Realtor for bringing the tenant.
I believe it may be the same way in NJ. I lived in Boston for a whi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 26, 2014 Rentals in Northridge
LUXURY HOME…, Real Estate Pro in El Segundo, CA
If I have outstanding lawsuit (auto accident and the demand is far less than my policy), can I not re-finance my house? I meet all other quals...
You do need to answer this question truthfully on your loan application. A good letter of explanation (LOE) should suffice. .... Happy funding, Rudi
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jul 26, 2014 Financing in 91326
Jeff and Che…, Real Estate Pro in Encino, CA
Jeff and Cheryl Fox answered:
Thank you Mr Moore, you answered my concern.
Hello Mr. Seidani, In addition to Mr. Moore's answer the majority if not all foreclosure sales do not allow contingencies. Therefore you have to do your due diligence before you purchas ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 21, 2014 Home Buying in Northridge
tim moore, Real Estate Pro in Nags Head, NC
tim moore answered:
Can one sell on a contingency buying cash from the equity in the home? Or one must sell first and have the cash ready for a forclosure/auction?
Sorry, but I can not figure out what you are asking here with this:

Can one sell on a contingency buying cash from the equity in the home?

As for the rest, you need cash to buy ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 16, 2014 Home Buying in Northridge
Jill Spady, Real Estate Pro in Chatsworth, CA
Jill Spady answered:
Is the rental on: 10118 Crebs Ave still available? The person to contact, Sonny Rivas would not return calls or emails.
Hi, I check both rentals and sales, and nothing at that address (or similar) comes up.
Where did you see this ad?
I'm sure there are others similar, if you would like to share your cr ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 8, 2014 Rentals in Northridge
Danielle Smi…, Real Estate Pro in Northridge, CA
Danielle Smith answered:
How long after a short sale of a home before I can buy another?
New laws have passed, it can be as short as one year. How long has it been since your short sale?
1 vote Share Flag Mon Nov 25, 2013 Home Buying in 91324
Jill Murty, Real Estate Pro in Mission Viejo, CA
Jill Murty answered:
I am currently in escrow in the Los Angeles area, Ca. The lender has requested additional information from the HOA. They are not responding.
If the seller was aware of this and did not disclose it, you may have some recourse. If you were to learn that the previous escrows failed to close for the same reason, it would be rou ... more
1 vote Share Flag Mon Nov 25, 2013 Home Buying in 91325
merril.simon, Home Buyer in Northridge, CA
merril.simon answered:
How is Encino ave off chatsworth?
A nice neighborhood.

Adjacent to /walkable to the weekly(?) food trucks along Chatsworth on Fri. evening.
Walkable neighborhood.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 9, 2013 Rentals in Northridge
Vicky Chrisn…, Real Estate Pro in Leesburg, VA
Vicky Chrisner answered:
How do you know how much to bid on for a short sale?
As Tony indicates, your REALTOR is the best one to advise you. Unfortunately there is not a magic answer to your question. Every piece of real estate is unique, as is every situation. ... more
1 vote Share Flag Tue Sep 17, 2013 Home Buying in Northridge
Barry Shapiro, Real Estate Pro in Camarillo, CA
Barry Shapiro answered:
can you find me a house in porter ranch for rent month to mount or for sell?
The link below provides 75 or so purchase options specifically to Porter Ranch. You may be able to set up a lease-option purchase arrangement with a home that is otherwise currently ove ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Aug 14, 2013 Rentals in 91326
Alex Meguerd…, Real Estate Pro in La Canada, CA
Alex Meguerditchian answered:
How do get tenants?
There are many different strategies to find the right tenant for you, you can hire a rental leasing company to find a tenant for you. You can advertise online and offline, also hiring a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 22, 2013 Rental Basics in Northridge
Keith Campbe…, Home Buyer in Santa Rosa, CA
Keith Campbell answered:
how much security deposit is standard on a home? I have heard two months rent.
Just a quick note on charging more than two months rent in "deposits" - This is from the la times.

"Move-in fees and deposits go by several names and all have a part to play. However ... more
1 vote Share Flag Tue Jul 2, 2013 Rental Basics in 91324
Emily S. Kne…, Real Estate Pro in Huntington Beach, CA
Emily S. Knell answered:
What does it mean when a house says "Total of all loans and liens is double the listed price?"
Here's an easy example.

The house is listed at $500,000 & the owner owes to 1 or more banks, $1,000,000.

Be for you make an offer on this short sale home, you need to find out if ... more
1 vote Share Flag Fri May 3, 2013 Home Buying in Northridge
Benjamin, Home Buyer in Northridge, CA
Benjamin asked:
Looking for a one bedroom one bath with SPACE. Laminate or wood flooring, granite kitchen with appliances under $1300. Need to move in by 11 days Need to move in by May 1st. Also 2 bedroom 2 bath with the above description for under $1900 if you have it.
1 vote Share Flag Fri Apr 19, 2013 Rentals in Northridge
Cindy Davis, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
Cindy Davis answered:
Can I put my rental on this site?
Yes you can pt a rental on the site...
1 vote Share Flag Thu Feb 21, 2013 For Rent in 91325
So Cal Homes…, Real Estate Pro in Hemet, CA
So Cal Homes 951-821-8211 answered:
Are Buyers Agents in California really sellers agents?
There are some exclusive buyers agents out there.
Buyers agents are also called selling agents.
Buyers agents have to be honest to all parties.

Why are there so few?
Buy ... more
1 vote Share Flag Sun Nov 18, 2012 Home Buying in Northridge
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