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Russ Ravary, Real Estate Pro in 48322
Russ Ravary answered:
Seller doesnt want me present during inspection. What are my options?
That is strange. Doesn't your purchase contract allow you to be there. I would hire the inspector yourself and meet with them prior. Instruct them in writing not to disclose anything ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 8, 2013 Home Buying in 15068
Michael Cheng, Real Estate Pro in San Jose, CA
Michael Cheng answered:
i want to buy a house but i live in the UK but my wife lives in Pittsburgh can we buy a house but my wife has bad credit.
Sure, in your situation, the best and most likely scenario is for you to buy a house for your wife in Pittsburgh with all cash. Given the low prices there, that's less of a hurdle than ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Apr 6, 2013 Home Buying in New Kensington
Natalie, Home Buyer in Pittsburgh, PA
Natalie asked:
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Chris, Home Seller in 15650
Chris answered:
what properties are available on the river near arnold or new kensington. or are there any lots to build on?
I have a 40X120 level lot for sale On Ridge Avenue. Is that close enough to where you are looking? -Chris 724-ThreeThreeOne-0998
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 9, 2012 Home Buying in New Kensington
Erica Ramus, Real Estate Pro in 17901
Erica Ramus answered:
Looking at a house asking price $65000, I want to put $25000 down, have poor credit. can I finance the balance?
Who are you looking to finance you? A bank or the seller?
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 9, 2012 Home Buying in New Kensington
Virginia M.…, Real Estate Pro in Irwin, PA
Virginia M. Stump answered:
Can anyone explain why the rent in 15068 is so high? I currently rent a 2 br townhouse for $700 which seems excessive to me.
It pays to compare rents before signing a lease. The closer to Pittsburgh, the higher the rent. Newer buidlings with more features will have higher rents. High rent is why it pays to ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 7, 2012 Rentals in 15068
Shanna Rogers, Real Estate Pro in Murrieta, CA
Shanna Rogers answered:
can you short sell a house with a lien?
Hi Buyit,

A mortgage is a lien. Do you mean there's another type of lien in addition to your mortgage? Have you tried doing a Short Sale?

Shanna Rogers
SR Realty
www.Real ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 22, 2011 Home Selling in 15068
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
I put an offer of 110k. on a house that was in foreclosure. I recently found out the bank accepted an offer of 90k. how can they accept a lower.?
What is your agent advising....was your offer the best offer with the best terms....
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 11, 2011 Foreclosure in 15068
Sandra Paulow, Real Estate Pro in Pinetop, AZ
Sandra Paulow answered:
What is the best option for a couple that has poor credit and wants to buy a house?
You should work with a lender to improve your credit. There are not really any financing options for poor credit scores in today's market. If you have sufficient cash reserves an ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 18, 2012 Home Buying in New Kensington
Erica Ramus, Real Estate Pro in 17901
Erica Ramus answered:
How do we go about finding a land contract as we want to buy a house, but have bad credit?
First you need to find a property where the owner agrees to hold the financing. That could be hard, depending on your area. Many sellers want/need to sell and get the proceeds. They don ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 22, 2013 Home Buying in New Kensington
Debbie Ford, Real Estate Pro in New Kensington, PA
Debbie Ford answered:
Hi i was wonding if 515 valley street 15068 is going to be on the list if not my husband and i are looking for a place can you help me thank you
I just checked the MLX program that Realtors use to look up any house as long as it's not a for sale by owner, and it is not there. I don't know if those sellers are ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 6, 2010 Home Buying in 15068
Russ Petrone,…, Real Estate Pro in 92130
Russ Petrone, GRI answered:
My house went up for Sheriff Sale on Tuesday Sept 7, 09 where would I find the results of sale. I would like to know the price it sold.
You can find it in public records that are available at any title company's website. It most likely went back to the beneficiary at what was owed on it and will appear as a bank ow ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 16, 2009 Foreclosure in New Kensington
Blaison Samu…, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Blaison Samuel answered:
I worked for an asset management company in pa and loved it. i got laid off and i want to continue that work.

At least you have experience in working with asset management company and I hope you know how they worked to create relationship with the main lenders to get work from them. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Apr 5, 2009 Foreclosure in New Kensington
Jodi Strober-…, Real Estate Pro in Bucks County PA, Mon...
Jodi Strober- Bucks & Montgomery County PA answered:
Is a seller obligated to sell his property if the listed price is met? I think I was told it has been sold
I believe if it is a cash offer with no conditions (inspections, mortgage contingency, addendums etc.) then the seller must sell.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 2, 2014 Home Selling in New Kensington
Edmund Choi, Real Estate Pro in 19426
Edmund Choi answered:
What is the best &safe place to live in New kensington or around the area?
REALTORS cannot comment on such issues as it contradicts Fair Housing Law. Please contact the local police precincts in your search area and ask for crime reports and statistics for you ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 23, 2007 Crime & Safety in New Kensington, PA
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