You need to contact a RealtorÂ® that works with a HUD registered broker as soon as you can. The first step would be to print off and review the HUD property disclosure. The next step is to view the home. I would put in a bid before a home inspection because as an owner occupant if omething comes up that was not disclosed you do have an out.
Normally when I view HUD homes with my clients the properties are in no condition to live in while doing an ongoing live in rehab.... more
Unfortunately, you are dealing with an institution rather than an individual that you could meet and communicate with face to face. The bank will take as long as it wants to, to go through their bureaucratic process. Good Luck.... more