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John K Miller, Real Estate Pro in 92253
John K Miller answered:
Why is the listing on 5071 Dorado #202, Huntington Beach not show on open house tomorrow February 23, 2014. I am listing agent. 714 309 7147
When ever I post my open houses in my local MLS they usually show up within about a hour on Trulia.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 2, 2015 Home Buying in Huntington Beach
Andy S. Dono…, Real Estate Pro in 92869
Andy S. Donoso answered:
Can my husband buy a home in his name only?
Hello, it is possible to have your husband purchase the home in his name soley.

The caviat to that is that you cannot use any of your income to qualify for the loan if you are using ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 28, 2015 Home Buying in 92870
Garcia Kinca…, Real Estate Pro in 92706
Garcia Kincaid Group answered:
I own a home free and clear and plan to rent it out. Can I use future rent to qualify?
Hi There,
There are going to be different guidelines to follow depending on the lender you use and your financial status at the time you apply for the loan. The first step you have is ... more
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Maria Tobin, Real Estate Pro in Marco Island, FL
Maria Tobin answered:
When buying a home, is it better to use an agent or broker? What is the difference and advantage of one over the other? Thanks!
it is always advisable to use an agent. The purchase of real estate is a complex transaction that requires disclosures and details that are not obvious to the general public. A relato ... more
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Garcia Kinca…, Real Estate Pro in 92706
Garcia Kincaid Group answered:
Is it a good idea to do a closed-end deed on my land to the builder of my new home?
Depending on your particular situation I would seek the counsel of a Real Estate Attorney. Sorry couldn't offer a strong opinion:(
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 26, 2015 Home Buying in Orange
Bill Cook, Real Estate Pro in 90266
Bill Cook answered:
Investing in a property w/ a relative
It depends on the lender will accept you putting the title of the property into a trust. Many lenders nowadays will allow this. As far as protecting it from creditors, I am not fully aw ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 26, 2015 Home Buying in 92618
Patty Nava, Renter in 92806
Patty Nava asked:
I am so disappointed..You have Security Filters in place for our Sign On or Log On's, however you do not have Security Filters for Agents? I am attempting to Rent property with my elderly Mother and daughter after my Father recently going to be with the Lord. And I believe I find a Home that meets our Budget, and the Individual…
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Brad Korb, Real Estate Pro in Burbank, CA
Brad Korb answered:
I want to buy a townhouse outright but its listed "active contingent" and none of the realtors reply. Why not?
Contingent means that there is a offer accepted but they are waiting for the seller to find their next home. Back up offers are being accepted in case the current offer falls through.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 24, 2015 Home Buying in 92806
Brad Korb, Real Estate Pro in Burbank, CA
Brad Korb answered:
broker represent buyer and seller what is the commission
All commissions are negotiable. The commissions reflect marketing that agents do to get the home in front of as many people as possible.
1 vote Share Flag Tue Feb 24, 2015 Home Buying in 92833
Karen McEniry, Real Estate Pro in Huntington Beach, CA
Karen McEniry answered:
state one measure of economic growth?
Private saving is another measure of economic growth
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 22, 2015 Home Buying in 90743
Karen McEniry, Real Estate Pro in Huntington Beach, CA
Karen McEniry answered:
I have a manufactured home were the space rent is to high for me and mom I want to relocate my home I can't afford 1700 dollars.
Hi Frank,
You would probably be better off selling the manufactured home and finding another one where the space rent is lower. Call me if you'd like to discuss further. I can send y ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 22, 2015 Home Buying in 90630
Karen McEniry, Real Estate Pro in Huntington Beach, CA
Karen McEniry answered:
Can I qualify to buy a house with a 633 fico score? I just refinanced my car and my score dropped from 719 to 633 and now I'm thinking can I
You can probably qualify, depending on other factors that only a lender can answer for you. Call me if you would like referrals to some good lenders to check with.

Best Regards,
... more
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Karen McEniry, Real Estate Pro in Huntington Beach, CA
Karen McEniry answered:
I'm currently trying to sell an income property in which I'm also an owner occupant . I want to take some of the proceeds and use it to buy
Hi Bill,
I also endorse John Davis as an excellent resource, as recommended by some of the other responses you received. As another option, if you are not able to get approved for a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 22, 2015 Home Buying in 92648
Karen McEniry, Real Estate Pro in Huntington Beach, CA
Karen McEniry answered:
need interior designer ...
Here is a recommendation for an interior designer:

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0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 22, 2015 Home Buying in Huntington Beach
Angela K Sams…, Real Estate Pro in 21037
Angela K Sams ELITE PRO answered:
we have put an offer on a house and have most of the downpayment in our account. what we don't have at?
This does happen often. It is not a problem. Just make sure your loan officer knows right away so that they can plan for it.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 21, 2015 Home Buying in 92806
Jackson Will…, Home Buyer in Provo, UT
Jackson Willis answered:
Does anyone knows any .5 percent down low PMI home loan?
This seems like a fairly difficult thing to get to be completely honest. I don't want to say that it's impossible, because you could find this kind of deal, but you will need some serio ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 18, 2015 Home Buying in 92705
Richard Litt…, Real Estate Pro in Orange County, CA
Richard Littlefield answered:
how long can a lender stretch out an escrow? if the buyer has an old bankruptcy over 2 years old?
Yes all things are negotiable. I would recommend any and all game playing though. It sounds like they are going to have you bid on a house knowing that you do not qualify until a certa ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 15, 2015 Home Buying in Brea
Omar Khamisa, Real Estate Pro in Stockton, CA
Omar Khamisa answered:
I'm considering buying a really well maintained, great layout, 2 br plus office, 1968 mobile home in a great family park. Asking price is $65K, and
HI Awolfe

many banks and credit union offer mobile loans.


good luck

Omar Khamisa
NMLS # 369325
510-648-5535
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 14, 2015 Home Buying in 92821
Omar Khamisa, Real Estate Pro in Stockton, CA
Omar Khamisa answered:
direct debit form
Hi Queen

some lender send direct debit form in their initial disclosure so you can have option to withdrew from your account . you have to make sure with your loan officer he be able ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 14, 2015 Home Buying in Brea
Kelly Pessis, Real Estate Pro in 90265
Kelly Pessis answered:
I would like to rent a home in orange county but our credit scores are not wonderful. Can you help?
Be up front with the landlord, address the reasons why your scores are low and what has changed since those derogatory hits and perhaps offer to advance rent and deposit into an escrow ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 14, 2015 Home Buying in Placentia
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