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Deborah Garv…, Real Estate Pro in San Diego County, CA
Deborah Garvin answered:
Would a 203k Loan cover repairs for a deck that is not in very good shape and wooden front porch, and a paved driveway?
Repairs to the deck would likely be allowable for the 203K (health and safety issues); however, total replacement might not be possible. Paved driveway? As is repairing a issue, or ju ... more
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Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
WHO SHOULD I CONTACT FOR A HOUSE TRULIA .COM
Keep in mind that various sources feed information into the site; if you are interested in purchasing, work with an agent of your own, he/she can provide suitable listings, any necessar ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 4, 2013 Foreclosure in Tobyhanna
Ada L Winter, Real Estate Pro in Tobyhanna, PA
Ada L Winter answered:
I was looking in the pocono area and I was wondering if you were able to own a horse there and if so how much acres, etc?
Hi, the houses in the A Pocono Country Place are generally less than quarter of an acre. Therefore will not be able to have a horse there.

Please let me know if there are any ques ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 18, 2011 Home Buying in Tobyhanna
Dee Knipe, Real Estate Pro in Hillsboro, OH
Dee Knipe answered:
How long do homes ususally stay on the market in the Tobyhanna, PA area?
It basically depends on whether the home is priced aggressively. At a fair market price. But, it can be at times like rolling the dice. You can see a home you like and think it will ... more
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Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
buying a home in Pocono Pines, Monroe County, PA and value is half what it was when taxes were set. What is process to get adjusted tax rate?
Contact your local tax assessor's office for any necessary information...
0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 17, 2012 Home Buying in Tobyhanna
Dawn Kephart, Real Estate Pro in Monroe County, PA
Dawn Kephart answered:
should i sale now or rent?
MOST IMPORTANT, IT IS NOT LEGAL TO RENT IN POCONO FARMS! YOU CAN RENT OUT THE ONE PART AND NOT USE THE LOWER LEVEL! IS THAT WHAT YOU ARE THINKING OF DOING?
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 26, 2011 Home Selling in Tobyhanna
Brian Rayl, Real Estate Pro in Frisco, TX
Brian Rayl answered:
im interested in 81 briarcliff ter. i would like to know how much is it for the closing email me at jose91481@gmail.com
Amc,

Are you asking about closing costs? Closing costs are typically 1-2% of the home value, depending on what type of loan you are getting. You can negotiate some of these with the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Apr 30, 2011 Home Buying in Tobyhanna
Gayle Dimas, Real Estate Pro in Tobyhanna, PA
Gayle Dimas answered:
is 62000 good price for a 5 year old home with 2000 sqf in tobyhanna pa 18466?
Hi Marco,

$62,000 is an amazing price for a home that is only 5 years old with that amount of sqft. I reside in Tobyhanna and can even send you comps to show your getting a great de ... more
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The Mills Te…, Real Estate Pro in Sebring, FL
The Mills Team answered:
Houses are featured on this website but no agent ever returns my request for information. I have sent 2 inquiries with no response
I do not service the area you are inquiring about and I'm sorry for your negative experience with unresponsive agents on here. Have you tried contacting agents aside from Trulia? M ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 25, 2011 Home Buying in Tobyhanna
Dp2, Other/Just Looking in Virginia
Dp2 answered:
CONTRACT ON A BAD FORECLOSURE
Yes, this is one of those 'toxic' foreclosures, and you wouldn't be able to get a clean title or title insurance until those lien issues are resolved. If you got a good ... more
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Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
We live in pa & are surrended our home in bankruptcy. How long do we generally have before we have to move out?
Your questions are best addressed by your attorney, protect yourself, he/she will be your best source of advice.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 7, 2010 Foreclosure in Tobyhanna
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
is it hard to purchase a foreclosed home if you have a poor credit rating?
Just how poor is your credit--yes, it is difficult to purchase any property with poor credit--have you visited with any qualified loan officer(s), if not do so, their scoring is often d ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 7, 2010 Foreclosure in Tobyhanna
Terrence Cha…, Home Owner in Allentown, PA
Terrence Charest answered:
re: fha 203(k) loans. Do you get approved from a lender first then find someone who writes up 203k loans or do the lenders provide this service for?
Check out this link: http://www.hud.gov/local/pa/news/fhalender.cfm

Any one of the lenders listed should be able to help you. From what I understand about the 203K program, the lende ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 13, 2013 Home Buying in Tobyhanna
TERRY MCCARL…, Real Estate Pro in Cape Coral, FL
TERRY MCCARLEY answered:
If you get approved for a home loan of lets say 100,000 and you want to buy a home that cost 50,000 can you still use some of that loan lets say
Talk with your lender. It is my understanding that some FHA loans allow you to borrow for necessary repairs and / or improvements.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 20, 2010 Home Buying in Tobyhanna
Terrence Cha…, Home Owner in Allentown, PA
Terrence Charest answered:
im looking to buy a house in this town but I would like to know why the charge for community dues?
Which home are you looking at? I need a link.

Terrence Charest, e-Pro
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 6, 2010 Home Buying in Tobyhanna
Chris Rooker, Real Estate Pro in Harrisonburg, VA
Chris Rooker answered:
if the price on a house decreases does that mean that the property tax decreases for a example a house in the past two months dropped 8000 in price
Property taxes are based on the assessed value of the property, which is determined by your local city or county government. They typically reassess properties every few years, but many ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 3, 2010 Home Buying in Tobyhanna
Rickt, Home Seller in Henryville, PA
Rickt answered:
Why are properties so cheap in Tobyhanna?
Because it's close to PCP (Pocono Country Place). A lot of bad elements live up that way, plus it's at 1920ft elevation, so it has the worst weather along with the undesirabl ... more
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Patrick Thies…, Real Estate Pro in Elmhurst, IL
Patrick Thies SFR, CNC answered:
I'm only waiting for closing now, is there anyway I could get the $8000 tax credit to use towards closing costs?
There are programs that let you borrow the money from your 2009 tax return to use towards the downpayment. It sounds like you are already to go though at this point.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 2, 2009 Financing in Tobyhanna
Cheryl J Mcd…, Real Estate Pro in Stroudsburg, PA
Cheryl J Mcdonald answered:
I hear Tobyhanna is not a desirable area to purchase a vacation home. Why is thiis?
I wouldn't categorize all of Tobyhanna as being "not desirable", there certainly are some developements where resale is tougher than others. If you are working with a RE ... more
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Bill Eckler-…, Real Estate Pro in Venice, FL
Bill Eckler-Florida, answered:
is this place still availble and how much?
Betty,

Welcome to Trulia. Trulia Pros will be able to best serve you, if you would care to provide additional information.

Keep trying
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 10, 2009 Home Buying in Tobyhanna
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