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Troy Miller , Real Estate Pro in 53051
Troy Miller answered:
Young family relocating to Milwaukee seeks advice on housing at 53211 or 53217 area
Ben,

You may have difficulty finding a 6 month rental that will end in the winter months....if you are going to rent my guess is most landlords will want to keep you for a year if yo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 17, 2013 Home Buying in 53211
Mona Elmore, Real Estate Pro in Milwaukee, WI
Mona Elmore answered:
I would like to make an offer for 4674 N 56th St Milwaukee, WI 53218-5026. I am an out of town investor. Could someone share a word of wisdom on many?
If you would like to send me your email address, I would be happy to forward you the listing from the Milwaukee Metro MLS. This would include the history and documents attached to this ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 5, 2013 Home Buying in Milwaukee
Rob Wagner, Real Estate Pro in West Bend, WI
Rob Wagner answered:
Why am I unable to view the addresses of foreclosed homes? Is it for privacy reasons?
Your best bet is to go through a Realtor. It costs you as a buyer nothing to work with an agent, and a good Realtor will work hard to help you find what you want.

You have nothing t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Apr 13, 2013 Home Buying in Riverwest
Kerryann Dou…, Real Estate Pro in Milwaukee, WI
Kerryann Douglas answered:
Are code violations on homes for sale public information? Where can I find that information?
Yes, they are public record. Visit the city of Milwaukee's website at www.milwaukee.gov and go into the city's site not the county's and then click on get property information on the l ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 9, 2013 Home Buying in Riverwest
Kerryann Dou…, Real Estate Pro in Milwaukee, WI
Kerryann Douglas answered:
Is Riverwest zoned for a small bed & breakfasts (2 or 3 beds)?
According to the tax records that property is zoned LB2 which is commercial. According to the City of Milwaukee Zoning Ordinances http://city.milwaukee.gov/tableofcontents#Ordinances b ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 9, 2013 Home Buying in Riverwest
Troy Miller , Real Estate Pro in 53051
Troy Miller answered:
how to compare agents to choose the right one. Is there any objective source of info on Real estate agents?
Eti,

While I don't believe there is an objective source to compare agents (perhaps Angie's List) what it comes down to in the end is working with someone you not only feel comfortabl ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 9, 2013 Home Selling in 53217
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
Yes I am buy a house and my main concern is the crime rate around that area, so how do I get a real report and a up to date report in that location.
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. If unfamiliar wit ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Feb 27, 2015 Crime & Safety in Copernicus Park
Geri Schierow, Real Estate Pro in Milwaukee, WI
Geri Schierow answered:
does non purchasing spouse need to have a clear CAIVRS in order for the purchasing spouse to qualify for FHA?
In order to get a correct answer, you should talk to a mortgage loan person. If you do not know one, let me know & I will direct you to a very knowledgeable one.

Geri Schierow
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 26, 2014 Home Buying in 53226
Mandy Fritsc…, Real Estate Pro in Wisconsin
Mandy Fritsche answered:
Are there any banks in WI that offer special financing, non-traditional down payment options for teachers with fair credit buying a second home ?
FHA requires 3.5% down payment we go down to 580 credit score. We would have to look at your scenario to see FHA would allow you to have 2 FHA loans at 1 time. There is a few circumst ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 22, 2013 Home Buying in 53224
Rob Wagner, Real Estate Pro in West Bend, WI
Rob Wagner answered:
loan is currently in underwriting. Today, I am offered a new job with a higher pay same line of work. Closing date is not until 4/22/13.
You shouldn't hesitate to mention it to your loan officer. Any changes in income can affect the approval process.

Don't put yourself in a situation that may lead to trouble down the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 20, 2013 Home Buying in Milwaukee
Kris Plechaty, Real Estate Pro in Menomonee Falls, WI
Kris Plechaty answered:
What is the best way to get in touch with homeowners having a difficult time selling who may be willing to rent instead?
Hi Angela Ryan,

Your best bet would be to contact the listing agent that holds that listing and see if they can contact the homeowners on your behalf. The sellers (homeowners) might ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Dec 1, 2013 Home Selling in 53202
Elwyn O Jarv…, Real Estate Pro in Milwaukee, WI
Elwyn O Jarvis answered:
Does anyone know of any condo facts for Newport West Condos in Milwaukee,WI?
There are a few nice units for sale in Newport West Condominiums
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 16, 2013 Home Buying in Timmerman West
Mona Elmore, Real Estate Pro in Milwaukee, WI
Mona Elmore answered:
Need BPO in Milwaukee WI
Would you please give an address since Milwaukee is a large county and city! Thanks.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 9, 2013 Market Conditions in Milwaukee
Connie Fitzg…, Real Estate Pro in 20659
Connie Fitzgerald answered:
I live in a home that is being foreclosed...what steps do I take if I am interested in purchasing the home?
This is a great question. Has your home already gone to foreclosure? If it has, it would be difficult getting a loan so you would have to attempt paying in CASH as your credit would hav ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 14, 2013 Home Buying in 53210
Richard Moen, Real Estate Pro in Watertown, WI
Richard Moen answered:
When purchasing a property, is it best to purchase with your own (buying) agent ? Can you just purchase through the selling agent instead?
Either way works. Things to consider are 1. the listing agent has been employed by the seller. Their loyalties are to be to the seller. That being said, they may be able to work as your ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 10, 2013 Home Buying in Milwaukee
Eric D. Lenz, Real Estate Pro in Wisconsin
Eric D. Lenz answered:
how would you rate the safety, crimewise, safe to walk at night (overall) close to supermarkets, grocery shopping, etc...?
Crime statistics are available from the Milwaukee Police Department for different neighborhoods/zip codes.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Feb 8, 2013 Market Conditions in Lincoln Creek
Eric D. Lenz, Real Estate Pro in Wisconsin
Eric D. Lenz answered:
what is the highest priced home in this neighgorhood?
Are you referring to the highest current asking price, the highest price sold in the last 6 months, the highest price sold ever, or what?
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 7, 2013 Market Conditions in McGovern Park
Troy Miller , Real Estate Pro in 53051
Troy Miller answered:
Is it a bad idea to buy a home that is priced higher than the homes valued in the area?
Melissa,

The short answer is that you'd rather buy the smallest home on the block as the larger homes will keep your value up and higher than usual. The biggest challenge lately wit ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 22, 2013 Home Buying in Milwaukee
Rodney, Real Estate Pro in Milwaukee, WI
Rodney answered:
How does one find, or can anyone recommend a good, experienced broker/agent in small multifamily properties like 3-4plexes?
Hi Kyle,

My name is Rodney, Owner/ Agent of All Transaction Realty LLC, and I would be more than happy to help you find small multi-family properties for your investment profile. Pl ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 16, 2013 Home Buying in Milwaukee
Chris Macisco, Real Estate Pro in 43201
Chris Macisco answered:
what does transfer value on a house mean?
The "transfer value" would be what the home most recently sold for/ transferred for according to the Auditors records . The Auditor also will have their accessed value which is generat ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 11, 2013 Foreclosure in 53206
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