You need to contact a Real Estate Attorney as soon as possible. They will be able to tell you who is liable: you, seller(bank), or home inspector.
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Yes as long as it's permanent. You'll need a 620 or better middle credit score for a VA mortgage which is going to be the best program available for you.
If you are still needing a ... more
Your good faith money/earnest money would go towards your down payment.
No, lenders want the buyers to have some "skin in the game." There are some 0 down loans, VA & USDA but they have limitations and qualifications which may or ma ... more
I'm a local Oak Park/Berwyn agent and I understand the market very well. The first step to buying a house is to get pre-approved for your mortgage -- I've got a few ... more
Some of the common detractors that interfere with what appears to be a great opportunity on paper are: taxes, HOA and other fees, neighborhood, community guidelines, proximi ... more