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What mortgage companies in PA deal with high DTI?
I am trying to purchase a home in PA and my DTI is 59% I can't add my wife because she has foreclosure on her credit. Why don't companies make an exception they know that the both of us can make…
Need some leads on developments w/ resale condo;s or sfr with a true "lap" pool, not just the smaller "fashion" pools where you really can't swim.
I'm not really interested in Strip hi-rises. I'm looking at 3BR, 1700 sq ft , under 300K. . My target area is near Eastern and Tropicana or Flamingo, where I have grandkids so most of those senior living…
~2,400 sq. ft. S/L. One zone forced air heating.
I am looking at a home. Should I be concerned about gas/electricity bill in the winter? Is it possible to create multiple zones out of the existing one zone?
Rent to own company DOV Sales Group?
Anyone ever heard of the RTO group DOV. I am exploring options since my lease is expiring and I am not quite ready to purchase for another few months. Mid score 619 / Down-payment saving only 7,000. Does…
How do you know the real price of a property?
I realize list price means nothing anymore but I don't understand the concept of multiple offers. It sounds like a silent auction not a property sale. I live 2500 miles from Las Vegas and don't…
I am trying to buy a new built home, How much below asking price, I can ask for new built home from builder?
I talked with a builder, they overinflated sales price and says,they reduced $25 k to some sale price. How do I negotiate with him? Please throw me some suggestions
New builder lots in Andover
Any builders in Andover that has a development with at least 2 acres?
PICKING A REALTOR
I'm looking for advice on the best Realtor to use for picking a single family house in the Millington, TN and surrounding areas. I've been looking on the web, found one that promises a 42" HDTV for a…
How can I buy an Auction or Foreclosed home?
I have been seeing a lot of good looking houses (on the outside) that are either Auctioned or Foreclosed homes for sale. For the price I really would rather purchase one of the two. Can anyone help me…
Mortgage Professionals have you heard of this program? NHF Access 1/2 % Down Payment
Question for my Mortgage Professionals....??? I am receiving many, many emails from First Mortgage Corporation concerning a new 1/% Down Payment program called "NHF Access". Has anyone heard…
im buying a house and i put 150,000 cash and house was 240,00 and alot of work need to be done but my agent
does not want to help me in any way can i back out and go with another agent
Are there area's in Navarre, Holley by the sea that didn't flood recently?
I've seen pictures from the local news saying Holley by the sea where their was massive flooding. These were photos from the air. I'm wondering if most the area flooded.
Looking for a house in NJ with great schools, young family friendly and easy commute to midtown NYC. No budget if all preferences are met
We are not very familiar with any NJ town so need as much help an advice as possible. Few things that we are looking for that's a must : - Family/kid friendly neighborhood with lots to do (parks,activities,etc.) -…
New construction buying in Eden Praire, when is best time to get incentive?
In Eden Praire, MN, considering a Pulte home (Reederridge) vs. a Toll Brothers. Pulte is not offering any incentives right now - should we wait till Fall etc when they potentially may? Toll is equally…
can anyone share with me the amenities for someone wanting to live in the Aviano community. A buyer is looking in their 60's.
I have a buyer in their 60's what kind of social clubs and facilities does the community offer
I am looking to spend about 40K cash on an investment property (condo townhome, etc) What is the best deal out there? from out of state
on the off chance that i want to live in this condo someday it should be 2 bed min and preferably have a grass play area as well as a pool for my kids. Thanks for your expertise. Just trying to decide…
What is the best time to move out of a starter home? How do we sell a home and buy another if we need the sale money for the down payment?
We have a 2br, 1ba home that we just refinanced two years ago. We are expecting our second kid and wondering if we should move now or wait? Space is a motivation for moving now, but we can certainly make…
Can we qualify for a home loan is husband has new job?
My husband started a new job 9 months ago. The job is commission based. My husband has never been unemployed and for the past 3 years he has been doing sales work. Would we be able to qualify for a home…
Buy home with the Aunt helping get the loan in NY state
I work as a IT consultant under my LLC. Last year i only work 4 months due to out of country and showed very less under my personal income, that is why i am not getting approval. but my credit score is…
Can I use my 401k as down payment for a homepath reno?
I want to buy a house that is a homepath reno. Since I don't know how much the repairs will be I wanted to know if I would be allowed to use my 401k for the down payment if I don't have enough…
does your company finance mobile homes?
a mobile home with 5.9 acers
Savannah Rental Investment Properties
Any agents with good rental income properties in the historic district please contact me. I am looking for apartments/condos or SFHs. Must be in very good, rehabbed, updated condition and have either a…
I'm interested in moving back to the Pullman historic district next year. When should I start looking to find the best deals?
I lived there for 7 years and left 5 years ago to get my daughter into a good neighborhood public school. Now that she's in a good school I would like to move back.
mortgage for bad credit
are there mortgage programs for persons with less than favorable credit
Gables End Mt. View
I just put a deposit on Gables End in Mountain View. I know its built on a superfund site. Is this a good investment? Will I have problems selling or renting this out in the future due to the superfund…
My husband started a new job 9 months ago. It is commission based. He has never had any breaks in his employment history and for the past 3 years he
has done sales related jobs. Would we be able to qualify for a home loan without 2 yrs on his current job?
I am a first time home buyer. I ideally would like to purchase a condo in or around the chicago land area. But I want a starter condo and something
small. Most of the condos I've looked at are between about 30-40 thousand. I know conventional home loans won't do a loan for anything under 50k. How can I go about getting a loan for my condo?…
What are some affordable property/home buying areas for professionals and outdoor lovers?
We are both full-time professionals who love the outdoors. We love to snowboard, hike, backpack and camp, and we'd love to be able to meet others who enjoy the same. We currently reside in New Jersey.…
Grand Home Quality
I am interested in Grand Homes and have seen their model in Plano area and really like it. However at the same time hearing lot of negative feedback about their quality and customer complaints. I am confused.…
Is it standard practice for a sellers attorney to require all financial information from a pre-approved buyer?
I placed an offer on a home and was then told I needed to submit all my financial information to the sellers attorneys. My feeling is they want to see if they should accept my offer based on whether I…
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