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What mortgage companies in south cook county IL work with people with bad credit?
I am a new grad so while in school full time and not working, I have a couple accounts in collections causing my credit score to drop. I'm now done with school and working and would love to buy a…
Need help in the first-time buyer process with decent income & subpar credit.
My Credit: 505-520 My Income: $51K (self-employed) Fiancee Credit: 588-616 Fiancee Credit: TBD (unemployed)
Inverness Park vs. Royal Ridge
Any special characteristics of each (pros and cons) that a potential buyer should consider?
Heritage landing cdd hoa
What are the cdd and HOA fees in heritage landing?
My agent just had us sign paperwork that states that we will pay her a flat rate fee of $495 plus MRIS listed compensation what does this mean?
This is a short sale and on a previous contract for another property our broker/agent told us that the MRIS listed compensation statement did not apply to us. That it was to be paid by seller. We crossed…
How do I get Trulia to stop sending alerts about homes for sale that do not meet my criteria?
$350,000-$650,000 is my desired price range. I keep receiving info about houses that run in the millions and on the other end mobile and manufactured homes which I have absolutely no interest in purchasing.…
Is it possible to purchase a MH and later move it to a more 'valuable' park in order to make a profit?
Everyone complains about the value of manufactured homes. I've seen several posts that the structure never really appreciates but the land does. Having said that-is it possible to purchase a MH and…
Was Stonebrae built on a Landfill ?
A seller's agent recently told me that the Stonebrae development in Hayward was built on an old landfill. She claimed this is why the price of a new house in Stonebrae is lower than the price of a pre-owned…
There is a scam being done your site ? It seems someone is advertising a home for rent in 20 Hillhouse Street in Bridgeport Conn ?
This home is not for rent it is for sale. I am the Listing agent and I am getting calls about someone falsely advertising that it is for rent. Please remove this ad as the perpetrator is scaming people…
I am the owner of 401 Kingsford court, Fayetteville,, NC 28314. I am suprised to see that you have posted wrong information about price
we bought this home in June 1997 and since have been living here. So it was never "sold"!! The 2006 "sale" you have posted in your website was actually the price we paid in January…
My realtor told me I have to be pre-approved before he can show me any more houses, is this true?
I've seen three houses with this person, when I called to asked about other houses that I wanted to see, he told me that I HAD to show him my pre-approval letter first. I was wondering is this true? We…
how fast can i move in short sale condo?
i want to know how fast can i move in to short sale condo.? like how long does it take ? after bank approved me? i already offered bank approved price. but my agent said " the seller and bank needs…
Need advice on house vs condo for year-round weekend use.
Hi, after years of sleeping in motels and at the trailheads, I'm ready to get my own place in the South Lake Tahoe area. I'm here mostly on weekends but will need to heat the house all winter to prevent…
Do you have listings of homes that are Rent to Own?
Looking to find one in or close to Elgin
Question for lenders?
If a buyer has a job working remotely on-line based out of another state then where they are buying, would a lender not be favorable of that income ? The buyer will have had employment with the same company…
I am wanting to know if i am able to buy a home.
Awhile ago i contacted a lender, midi score was 619 and was qualified for 70,000 i decided to keep working on my credit, recently called the lender again, my score had gone down to 595 because of one new…
Moving to San Diego- need help choosing a neighborhood!
Hello, I’m considering moving to the San Diego area but I really do not know where to begin. Ideally, I’d like to purchase a home in a nice neighborhood that has fun things to do. For…
Rental Income Property Wanted
Scottsdale SFH or Condo $1,500 a month rent Cap Rate (net return) 5% Year 2000 Cash buyer, will accept tenanted properties. Please only respond if you have listings with numbers that work.
My offer was accepted by the seller on a 1-bedroom, newer construction condo in Coral Springs, FL. Will they come down to appraisal, typically?
There are many other units in this development with the same sq. footage, floor plan, etc. so these units are practically identical to mine. However, I noticed that the last 3 units, within the last two…
Local Building cost
I'm trying to get a Local building cost for a 1450 Sq.Ft.Quad -Level brick & cedar Home, in Lynwood,Il 60411-6803.
My wife and I are relocating from DFW to San Antonio.
We like the area from Blanco rd at 1604, and NW of there. Any areas to avoid? Deerfield seems nice, as well as Shavano Ridge area.
Is there a way to know what maintenance needs to be done on a house?
Like maybe the Sewage pipes from Freezing winter, Water heater, etc... Things that will cost a nice little penny.
Why are there so many condos on Alameda street on sale? They are new and price is reasonable, what's preventing them from getting sold?
-- This question was asked from this property: http://www.trulia.com/property/3008352459-1812-Alameda-St-121-Norman-OK-73071
how long does it takes to do closing fee document?
how long does it takes to do closing fee document? its a short sale house. and trying to purchase with cash ( no loan ) i want to know how long will it take to do closing fee after the bank approved…
if the condo/house is closes to high way. SO price is EXPANSIVE
if the condo/house is closes to high way. SO price is EXPANSIVE I'm trying to buy condo.. its a 3 beds / 2.5 baths / 1400 sq ft / build year 2007 / closes to high way and mall ( they are about 5 mins…
UCC1 for a non perchased property.
My last two closings had a similar issue. Both sellers had "ghost" UCC1's in their names. they had gone for a pre-qual and the Bank issued the docs. They bought other property but the previous…
I am looking at a new home in Monument Colorado,
the listing price is 449K, in todays market , how much should I bid?? What would be a reasnoble bid price.
My wife and I are looking for lenders that will cover manufactured double wide homes that's on a permanent foundation, and haven't had any luck?
The lender we've been working with was fortunate to say that we wouldn't require a down payment, for a first time home buyer's loan we were approved for (FHA loan). They will not cover us having a loan…
Can we close the home 1 month late than proposed closing date when buying a new construction home from builder?
We are planning to put an offer on the new construction home which is proposed to be done in March. But moving in April is ideal for us. So can we do that? Can we put that in writing in the contract? Is…
Looking to get a loan with a 640 credit score with a judgement on it.
Husband and I had a house back in 2005, husband got cancer. We sold the house in 2006 with a small profit. But all credit cards and loans we had to let go. Since 2005 he has been diagnose and treated for…
My credit union said they don't deal with or know of any mortgages were there is a non-occupying co-borrower?
I have no credit but make $50k. I have a co-signer that has exellent credit. What loans am I supposed to be looking into?
What can I do to build my credit back up? I have a regular credit card, a store charge card and I was thinking to open up a secure charge card for
$300 and just have 3 cards at the max. I'm also looking to buy a house within a year but my income is only 20k. I was looking for houses around the 80k range but its not too many in the counties I…
In the market for a rental in West Pines or Miramar.
I'm looking for 1 one or 2 bedroom place in nice area of West Pembroke Pines or Miramar. Looking for a place that has W&D and allows a satellite dish to be set up. My price range is the 900-1200 range.…
Is the home located at 14230 Tuttlehill, Milan MI still available?
Or is it already off the market. I would like a straight forward answer please!
How does FHA look at basements with non egress windows?
We are looking at putting an offer in on a house that is listed as a four bedroom and 1 3/4 baths. The 3/4 bath and two of the bedrooms are located in the basement. The windows in the basement are not…
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