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Madeline Pad…, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Madeline Padovano answered:
I make 70K a year and have a credit score in the 700s and have $600 a month in student loan payments. Chase bank pre-approved me for a $250,000 loan
Hi Michael
you need to either call back the person at chase that gave you the pre-approval or send me your direct email and i will give you a person to speak to directly.
madelinepa ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 31, 2012 Home Buying in Bedford - Stuyvesant
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
can anyone tell me about tompkins and pulaski..is that a good area to buy..in bed sty?
A good area to buy should be dictated by your personal preferences, financials, wants, needs, lifestyle, etc.; therefore if unfamiliar with the area, take the time and visit more than o ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Aug 19, 2012 Home Buying in Bedford - Stuyvesant
Mitchell Fel…, Real Estate Pro in 11229
Mitchell Feldman answered:
Are there specific lending programs for targeted areas in Brooklyn (such as low-income areas) that I should look into?
Dear hbrandsetter:

Yes, there are if you are qualified. Your best bet is to go onto Google and do some research. Good luck!

Sincerely,
Mitchell S. Feldman
Associate Broker/ Di ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Apr 28, 2012 Home Buying in Bedford - Stuyvesant
Katriel Cald…, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
Katriel Calderon answered:
Is it still possible to put 10% down on a property if you have excellent credit? (I'm interested in a 2-4 family home.)
The credit will help you, but what will ultimately determine the down payment is the property you're buying. The banks have a ratio for loan to value (LTV) That they will use to de ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 31, 2012 Home Buying in Bedford - Stuyvesant
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
how safe is area near 814 Macon st bedsty ?
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 Wed Apr 18, 2012 Rentals in Bedford - Stuyvesant
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
Hard working couple seeking a 2 BR in E. Flatbush (no kids)
Check with local realty offices, or work with an agent; check local print media for by owner rentals, always verify ownership before exchanging any money; word of mouth, etc.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 16, 2013 Rentals in Bedford - Stuyvesant
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
Does anyone know length of process and estimated cost to a) legally convert from 2 to 3 fam and b)add add'l heating unit(s) so that tenant pays?
Check with your local building's department for any applicable permits beforehand; thereafter contact a few local licensed contractors for free estimates.
http://www.nyc.gov/html/ ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 28, 2012 Remodel & Renovate in Bedford - Stuyvesant
cyntcere, Home Buyer in Brooklyn, NY
cyntcere answered:
Why is it that I had an engineer report done for a house in Bedford Stuyvesant Brooklyn on 9/10/11 and the agency selling the house disrespected?
Now I AM OUT OF $450.00, because of this transaction with a seller and brokerage agency...just like that.....
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 4, 2012 Home Buying in Bedford - Stuyvesant
Mitchell Fel…, Real Estate Pro in 11229
Mitchell Feldman answered:
What area is considered the "Donut Hole" of BEd stuy?
Dear Cecolle:

I am not quite sure what you are referring to, but if your looking for a good place to buy donuts around Bed Stuy you can check out "Dough" at 305 Franklin Av ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 5, 2011 In My Neighborhood in Bedford - Stuyvesant
Sally Grenier, Real Estate Pro in Erie, CO
Sally Grenier answered:
Trying to get more info on property listed here 555 monroe st. Brooklyn? Every inquiry to listing agent I've made gets no response. Can anyone?
You really should find a local Realtor who can get this information for you. Just because it's listed on Trulia doesn't mean it's for sale. A local realtor will have acce ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 22, 2012 Home Buying in Bedford - Stuyvesant
Madeline Pad…, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Madeline Padovano answered:
i am looking for a 100 unit apt building in brooklyn that is abandoned.Doesn't have to be the "best" area
Hi Briansdad
please send me your direct email and i will do some research for you
madelinepadovano@fillmore.com
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 5, 2011 Home Buying in Bedford - Stuyvesant
Charles D'Al…, Real Estate Pro in 11210
Charles D'Alessandro answered:
In 1915, my father-in-law lived at 2038 Pacific Street in Brooklyn, New York. It looks like it jumps from 2036 to 2040. Is 2038 a vacant lot now?
The property is still there

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0 votes Share Flag Thu Sep 2, 2010 In My Neighborhood in Bedford - Stuyvesant
Manu Kapoor, Real Estate Pro in Queens, NY
Manu Kapoor answered:
Interested in property at 519 Herkimer Street, Brooklyn, New York. Who would I contact?
Let us know if you are looking in near 519 Herkimer St, Brooklyn.
We are dealing in short sale real estate only.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 12, 2010 Home Buying in Bedford - Stuyvesant
Ralph Windsc…, Real Estate Pro in Hauppauge, NY
Ralph Windschuh answered:
i am looking for an Area in brooklyn for an investment property 2 family unit (or more) for under 260k. Can anyone assist me with this?
Right now on MLSLI, there are 45 listings for 2 family homes listed for $260,000 and under in various areas of Brooklyn. Most of the properties are either short sales, foreclosures and ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 23, 2011 Home Buying in Bedford - Stuyvesant
Goldenstar772, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Goldenstar772 answered:
I am a HASA client looking for a 1 bedroom garden apartment...I am student clergy in school can someone help
If you are still looking email me at goldenstar772@att.net
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 9, 2013 In My Neighborhood in Bedford - Stuyvesant
Sharon Sims, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Sharon Sims answered:
I am a Hasa Client! I am looking for a 1 bedroom apartment in the bed sty area I can pay up to 1100... can You help looking to move soon?
Hi Wesley, of course I can help. We deal with all kinds of programs. The longer you wait, the longer it's take you to find that perfect place. Please call me at 347-586-1104.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 20, 2013 Rentals in Bedford - Stuyvesant
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
Please provide the address and possible rental income per unit. Thank you
If you are referring to a specific property--you may wish to ask your question again and attach a link or give an address so that the question can be answered accordingly--however, it m ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 8, 2010 Home Buying in Bedford - Stuyvesant
Danomie, Home Buyer in Brooklyn, NY
Danomie answered:
Does anyone have experience or knowledge about the NACA homebuying program? Is it reputable or a scam?
Hi Cherise,

I am a potential buyer who first found out about NACA 3 years ago from a friend who had a friend that had used the program. It is not a scam, it is a program that has mad ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 8, 2015 Market Conditions in Bedford - Stuyvesant
Charles D'Al…, Real Estate Pro in 11210
Charles D'Alessandro answered:
If your credit is not good but all of your rent is covered by the city can you still get a apartment thats based on credit ?
It depends on how bad the credit is. How is you income? And why is your credit so bad?
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 12, 2012 Credit Score in Bedford - Stuyvesant
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