Home Buying in Denver : Questions & Answers

change location

cancel or

Q&A

365
Michael Huff…, Real Estate Pro in 80128
Michael Huffman - answered:
I need someone to help find me a house to rent in the Denver area by the end of April 2013!!
As the majority of Realtors in Denver are not property managers, the best place to look are rental sites like hotpads.com, rent.com, or craigslist. Good luck.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 27, 2012 Home Buying in Denver
Maria Cipoll…, Real Estate Pro in Coral Springs, FL
Maria Cipollone answered:
Why don't people know they can buy a house with 3.5% down?
One of the disavantages of a FHA's loan is that potential buyers have to pay more money in private motgage insurance, because the down payment (only 3.5%) is smaller. There is a first o ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 27, 2012 Home Buying in Denver
Suzanne MacD…, Real Estate Pro in 07856
Suzanne MacDowell answered:
Negotiating after inspection
It may get a little tense, but the seller will need to understand, no one is going to write a mortgage for a home in need of these types of repairs. So, if they refuse to negotiate wit ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jan 27, 2013 Home Buying in 80203
Karen Hermel…, Real Estate Pro in Aurora, CO
Karen Hermelink answered:
Does anyone have a number for Wells Fargo short sale escalation department.?
I am working on a short sale with Wells Fargo myself, scheduled to close by December 28, 2012. From our experience over the last several months, you can call their customer service lin ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 20, 2012 Home Buying in Denver
John G. John…, Real Estate Pro in Westcliffe, CO
John G. Johnston answered:
Keep renting or buy?
Justin If you are thinking you might move in a couple of years I would not suggest buying. If you move you still have a mortgage payment plus rent where you go. Five years, I would b ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Dec 22, 2012 Home Buying in Denver
Sally Grenier, Real Estate Pro in Longmont, CO
Sally Grenier answered:
Self employed mortgage question
I have a great lender to refer you to, who can give you a second opinion . Feel free to contact me directly.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Oct 8, 2013 Home Buying in 80206
Alison Hillm…, Other/Just Looking in San Francisco, CA
Alison Hillman answered:
Going rate for a 2-bd in Santa Fe Arts District
Goo question Ryan,

Take a look at the market trends here on Trulia: http://www.trulia.com/real_estate/Denver-Colorado/market-trends/

Hope this helps,
Ali, Community Manager
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 5, 2013 Home Buying in Denver
James Ponzi, Real Estate Pro in Denver, CO
James Ponzi answered:
Couple of questions on short sales
Kristin,

Once the SS Addendum expires, the seller can go with another offer unless they extend with you. You always have the option of raising your offer to entice the seller to ext ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Dec 16, 2012 Home Buying in Denver
Sean M. Doug…, Real Estate Pro in 80521
Sean M. Dougherty answered:
Quick Question on a SHORT SALE with Wells Fargo as the lender and a scheduled foreclosure date of 2/1/13
First off, you ahould be asking your agent these questions, as all short sales are different.

That being said, if there's an accepted offer, Wells will likely extend the sale da ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 30, 2013 Home Buying in Denver
Sue Stylianos, Real Estate Pro in Brighton, CO
Sue Stylianos answered:
What is the median price range engle wood Colorado?
According to Metrolist, the Median price range in Englewood, CO is $416,323.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 17, 2012 Home Buying in Denver
Mario Lozano, Real Estate Pro in Denver, CO
Mario Lozano answered:
what is a good debt to income ratio for a potential 230k mortgage?
Great question. The lowest possible but most lenders would love to see you no more than the low 40 percentile. Let me know if you need help, we work with great lenders!
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 14, 2012 Home Buying in Denver
Nic Netherton…, Real Estate Pro in Fort Collins, CO
Nic Netherton, Colorado Lender answered:
My wife is a teacher and is eligible for the "Good Buyer Program" she gets 50% off a property. Is that for any property?
Are you referring to the ''Good neighbor next door'' program? If so no it is not just for any program the property needs to be deemed as eligible. The GNND program is awesome but the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 31, 2013 Home Buying in Denver
Joetta Fort, Real Estate Pro in Arvada, CO
Joetta Fort answered:
THANK YOU TO ALL WHO SENT AN ANSWER TO: More questions regarding short sale w/Wells Fargo and issues with seller/seller's agent
How nice of you to come back with a thank-you. Such thoughtfulness is rare indeed.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 5, 2014 Home Buying in Denver
Ron Herdt -…, Real Estate Pro in Denver, CO
Ron Herdt - CEO/Broker/Owner answered:
More questions regarding short sale w/Wells Fargo and issues with seller/seller's agent
You should do a short sale addendum when dealing with a short sale. If you didn't know it was a short sale at the time, you can always add it once you find out. It's not unusual to ge ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 5, 2014 Home Buying in Denver
Bill Donovan, Real Estate Pro in Littleton, CO
Bill Donovan answered:
Possible Short Sale issue (Wells Fargo). We have a signed contract with seller and now things seem a little shady.
Things are ALWAYS shady in a short sale!!
When trying to buy a short sale I always explain to my buyers to get into a "seige" mentality, because it could take forever to break down tho ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 5, 2014 Home Buying in Denver
Valerie Klei…, Real Estate Pro in 80129
Valerie Kleinman answered:
looking for newer home/condo pet friendly 2bed 2 plus bathroom ( have doberman)
Hi Vicki,
If you would let us know what your price range is I would be happy to help with a list of available homes that will allow your Doberman.
Valerie Kleinman
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jul 27, 2013 Home Buying in Cherry Creek
A Paul Smola, Real Estate Pro in Denver, CO
A Paul Smola answered:
Any investment firms in Denver that assist buyers with downpayments?
Could be tough in Denver. Try some family or friends. You may also want to consider buying a duplex to four plex as they will use the income of the other units to qualify you. Have fun ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 25, 2012 Home Buying in Denver
Cory Fitzsim…, Real Estate Pro in 80033
Cory Fitzsimmons answered:
What are the current costs for building a custom home in the Denver suburbs? We're considering some lots in Golden.
There are many variables to consider Crfox77. Using your own plan or use a builders footprint/blueprint? How many sq feet? Finishes? Beds, baths? Style? Basement? Garage? Size of the lo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Aug 10, 2014 Home Buying in Denver
Rachelle M P…, Real Estate Pro in Denver, CO
Rachelle M Paplow answered:
Can anyone provide thoughts, advice, recommendations on potentially buying a home in the Villa Park neighborhood of Denver, Co? (Southwest Denver area
What specifically woul you like to know?
I know the area well. You can call directly if you would like to.
Thanks
Rchelle Paplow
Cherry Creek Properties
720-839-2659
0 votes Share Flag Tue Oct 30, 2012 Home Buying in Denver
Joetta Fort, Real Estate Pro in Arvada, CO
Joetta Fort answered:
Are there tax implications to selling a house prior to owning for 2 years?
Could be, many factors come into play. You should check with a tax accountant.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 24, 2012 Home Buying in Denver
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 ...
Search Advice

Followers

1261
Email me when…

Learn more

Meet the Trulia VIPs
Christian Thompson, Managing Broker in Denver, CO
Christian Thompson
Managing Broker
Denver, CO
Brian Petrelli, Broker in 80129
Brian Petrelli
Broker
80129
Wisdom Real Estate T..., Agent in Washington Park, Den...
Wisdom Real Estate T...
Agent
Washington Park, Den...
Signature Realty Inc, Broker in Wheat Ridge, CO
Signature Realty Inc
Broker
Wheat Ridge, CO
Home > Q&A > Colorado > Denver County > Denver > Home Buying in Denver
Copyright © 2015 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer