Garden City : Questions & Answers

change location

cancel or

Q&A

29
Connie J Hit…, Real Estate Pro in Canton, MI
Connie J Hitch answered:
What is the best and easiest way to find Land Contract houses in Garden City, MI or surrounding areas?
The best and easiest way to find Land Contract Homes in Garden City and the surrounding area would be to work with a Realtor. A Realtor has access to a database that has Land Contract h ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 11, 2013 Home Buying in 48135
Harold, Real Estate Pro in Wayne County, MI
Harold answered:
Does HUD have to get a city inspection before they put a house up for sale?
HUD conducts a required HUD inspection which you can view on their site at www.hudhomestore.com However, it is always best to get your own home inspection F.Y.I. I'm not sure how they d ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 24, 2013 Home Buying in Garden City
Andy Hargrea…, Real Estate Pro in Plymouth, MI
Andy Hargreaves answered:
My son was going to purchase a house and paid for city inspection. He backed out of the contract due to excessive repairs needed.
Not necessarily. The city inspection is a report registered with the city and is usually valid for 6 months up to 1 year, based on the city it's conducted in.
This is why most selle ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 5, 2013 Home Buying in Garden City
Daniel Alvar…, Real Estate Pro in Union City, NJ
Daniel Alvarez answered:
Short sale on current home and Buying a bigger house.
If you aren't struggling to make mortgage payments then you're going to run into some problems in getting the lender to approve your short sale.

Often times, if you're trying to shor ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Oct 21, 2012 Home Selling in Garden City
Eric Michael, Real Estate Pro in Livonia, MI
Eric Michael answered:
Is it possible to buy a home with no money down and a good credit score?
Potentially, yes.

Were or are you in the military? If you qualify for a VA loan, you can get in with zero down.

FHA is 3.5% down.

Plus, it depends on what "good" means in you ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Aug 12, 2012 Financing in Garden City
Michael Cheng, Real Estate Pro in San Jose, CA
Michael Cheng answered:
we want to purchase a homepath home that has been "under contract" with another buyer for over 4 months. How many extensions can they get?
Hi Loreal,

Unfortunately, you're under the whim of the bank's asset manager. There's not much you can do besides standing by patiently in case the deal falls through, since this par ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 11, 2012 Home Buying in 48135
Haig Istambo…, Real Estate Pro in Michigan
Haig Istamboulian answered:
WTB, 3 BDRM, APPROX. 1000SQ. FT, 1 BATH , MIN. MUST HAVE GARAGE & BSMNT , SOMETHING THAT NEEDS LITTLE TLC TO ALLOW FOR QUICK CLOSING.40K OR LESS.
Hello,

Click on the link below to see the homes that are available within the criteria that you stated. I went a little higher in price thinking you may be able to begotiate a bit fo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 12, 2012 Foreclosure in Garden City
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
can i get a home loan with a low credit score?
Much will depend on just how low; however there are other factors besides credit that determine qualification, such as income, debt, assests, etc.; therefore for a personalized answer v ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 13, 2012 Financing in Garden City
Rich Homer, Real Estate Pro in 34108
Rich Homer answered:
our houze went into foreclosure in 2007 .is it possible for us to buy the house we have been renting with bad credit?
Your best answer will come from a local Mortgage Broker who can shop lenders and get you pre-approved. Find on here http://www.trulia.com/voices/directory/Garden_City-mortgage_broker_or ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 17, 2012 Foreclosure in Garden City
Lori Ann Fis…, Real Estate Pro in Michigan
Lori Ann Fisher answered:
My 4 siblings and I inherited a free and clear home from my mom I cannot get loan due to score how could we do a land contract and get every1 their $
A land contract is just a legal agreement between parties that one person agrees to pay another (or others) money for a home or land. You would need to have a legal contract drawn that ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Dec 20, 2011 Home Buying in Garden City
Karen Paytas, Real Estate Pro in Macomb County, MI
Karen Paytas answered:
i am looking for land contracts in the garden city area
I've done some minor research and have come across 7 available properties offering land contract terms in Garden City. I'd be glad to assist you in any way I can.

Karen Pa ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 21, 2015 Home Buying in 48135
Derek Bauer,…, Real Estate Pro in Livonia, MI
Derek Bauer, Door to Dreams... answered:
Is it normal for you to have to turn water and electic on in a short sale and have to pay the bills for them before the house has closed?
Oh, wow. Do you not have a buyer's agent???

Unless that is accounted for in a purchase contract, that is all very odd. For contractual and/or legal advice, you must seek a lic ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 31, 2010 Home Buying in Garden City
Craig Snead, Both Buyer and Seller in Wayne County, MI
Craig Snead answered:
Does Trulia have section 8 homes listed for Garden City?
you can search on craigs list. go to www.craigslist.org. Look in the Detroit are under apt/housing. In the search box, type in secton 8, Garden City. You will find some listings there t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 28, 2010 Rental Basics in 48135
Craig Snead, Both Buyer and Seller in Wayne County, MI
Craig Snead answered:
do you show here how to find a section 8 home for us? in Westland, Canton, Garden City, MI
you can search on craigs list. go to http://www.craigslist.org. Look in the Detroit are under apt/housing. In the search box, type in secton 8, Garden City. You will find some listings ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Sep 16, 2012 Rental Basics in 48135
Peterrabbit, Other/Just Looking in Detroit, MI
Peterrabbit answered:
My home is in the redemtion period. I can borrrow to redeem
contact me peterrabbit69200@yahoo.com i might have some good info for you
0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 28, 2009 Foreclosure in 48135
Andy Hargrea…, Real Estate Pro in Plymouth, MI
Andy Hargreaves answered:
Looking for a home to buy on a land contract in Garden City. How would I go about finding one?
1. Start by properly aligning yourself with a buyers agent that can help assist you on your search.
2. Get your paperwork together showing you have a cash down payment to work with
3 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 19, 2012 Home Buying in 48135
Saundra Lee…, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Saundra Lee Allman answered:
I am in the process of purchasing a home in California, My offer has been excepted at 345000. If the
Hi Jih: Your property tax base is based on the accepted ratified offer price negotiated once you close escrow and record sale recorded from successful close of escrow. If your transac ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 25, 2009 Foreclosure in 48135
Bob McClure-…, Real Estate Pro in Walled Lake, MI
Bob McClure- Real Estate Investing answered:
hud asking prices vs selling prices in metro detroit, I hear from some people that Hud homes in metro detroit
good morning.....some homes that have been foreclosed upon have involved mortgage insurance (pmi) companies....the payouts granted to the lenders that foreclosed, sometimes result in th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 21, 2009 In My Neighborhood in Garden City
Andy Hargrea…, Real Estate Pro in Plymouth, MI
Andy Hargreaves answered:
Where do I find listings of homes that have sold withing the last 90 days in Garden City, MI?
Consult an appraiser or ask your agent to get you a list of sold properties.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 10, 2015 Market Conditions in Garden City
1 2
Search Advice

Followers

177
Email me when…

Learn more

Meet the Trulia VIPs
Hamid Ali, Agent in 48127
Hamid Ali
Agent
48127
Tracey Kielb, Agent in 48185
Tracey Kielb
Agent
48185
Michael Shannon, Broker in 48135
Michael Shannon
Broker
48135
Home > Q&A > Michigan > Wayne County > Garden City
Copyright © 2015 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer