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I am looking for a realtor in the Northland/Liberty area that has success in bidding on foreclosure properties, particularly Fannie Mae properties.
We have found 2 properties in the area that are both Fannie Mae properties that we are very interested in taking a look at. We will also need help in securing financing, so if there is a savvy lender…
I am an agent and you have one of my listings under RENT instead of BUY. It is located at 220 E. 11th AVE, JC, TN.
The contact information is someone NOT affiliated with my firm and is giving false information to people who email him. It appears you've been hacked and my property owners are extremely upset.…
Were do I find the property appraiser card
1742 crowned ave groveland fl 34736
It was necessary to file for bankruptcy after my husband died 3 years ago. It will be final around Feb 2015. I checked my credit it was showing 750.
The bankruptcy was showing but 85 payments were showing paid on time and Excellent. After I sell my home, will I be able to get a loan to buy another home. Or is there a time period I need to wait to…
First time home buyer
How does it work?
First time homebuyer question but don't have a realtor yet. Prelim calculations.
My wife and I are looking to buy our first home in Port St. Lucie for $150,000. We would like to do a 5% conventional loan and plan on asking seller for 2-3% closing assistance. I've seen that Insurance…
How do we update the price on your site. We lowered the price with our realtor several weeks ago to $212,900.00 for
150 Bridlewood circle, Lake in the hills, IL 60156 and your site does not reflect these changes.
How do we update the price on your site. We lowered the price with our realtor several weeks ago to $212,900.00 for
150 Bridlewood circle, Lake in the hills, IL 60156 and your site does not reflect these changes.
Do you think the housing prices in San Carlos area will go up in the next few years?
Considering a short sale versus trying to settle my second mortgage. I am currently underwater, but without the second would be at or a little below current market value in the area.
I'm looking for an investment/second home condo in San Diego. What are the neighborhoods I should be looking at? My price range is $200-280k for
1br I'm also interested in foreclosure and short sales. I tend to like newer properties with newer appliances/finishes...
We still are interested in other areas as Fayetteville and Estill Springs or anywhere inbetween, with low crime rate.
We are still looking for the open concept with a detached garage, 3 bedrooms, 1, 1 1/2, or 2 bathrooms. We also prefer to be out in the country a little bit. Also enough room for a fence in the back for…
Does any one know if 6976 Woodbank Dr came back on market or, did not sell at Highest and best on the 14th?
I am just wondering and no one is answering the phone at the listing office. Thank You for your help.
We are wondering if there are any lenders out there who will work with bad credit for a 2nd VA home loan in Madison/Huntsville area.
We really don't want to rent an apartment and will be needing a home soon. Our credit is not good but the income is there. We have $185K that we can use with our VA. This would be a 2nd home loan. ty-…
how do I include yearly expenses in a six month profit an loss statement?
since I have yearly expenses that are paid throughout the year, a six month profit and loss will not accurately reveal all expenses
can I recover my earnest money after signed an amendment to released the earnest money, even is not my fault the loan was declined?
the bank asked for extention twice, the second time they said the loan was approved but that they needed extra time to prepare loan packages and wires, so since the seller gave a condition of giving an…
Re-negotiating with Fannie Mae after inspection
I have an accepted offer from Fannie Mae and will be getting inspection in few days. Long story short my Realtor informed me that the broker stated, " we are accepting bids to fix the furnace", without…
What happens if underwriter takes too long to process loan on a property owned by a trust?
I am a 1st time home buyer with excellent credit history and salary. I am in 30-day escrow for a condo. My loan broker said he could get the loan processed by closing, but surprise, he didn't. He did tell…
Hello there, I recently requested info on a home for rent in Exeter nh from your site. The rent seemed to good to be true. I then recieved an email
from said owner, saying not only is this 4bedroom home only 1000 a month but everything is included. They say they've moved to Africa? If this is all true well then, count me in! But the home is…
I have been getting over 30-40 call per day from people all over the country asking if I have a rental unit....which I do not or have never had
I did request information on a rental house in Coral Gables which was a scam....but ever since then I have been receiving a call from people asking about a rental unit. Please help...Mandy
i want to buy the home but i m looking for old homes with remodeling is it good to buy the remodel homes with all the new system and renovations ?
i want to buy the home but i m looking for old homes with remodeling is it good to buy the remodel homes with all the new system and renovations ?
Land contract or lease to own option, when association won't allow rentals.
I helped my Father locate and purchase an investment property in March this year, by hiring the agent who helped me purchase my own home. Shortly after we closed, the association advised us that we could…
Short Sale/Preforeclosure/Forclosure questions and tips on negotiating the price
My girlfriend and I are both first time homebuyers and we are currently renting a location. Our lease is up come October 1st but we agreed to let them put the house up for sale July 1st so we need to get…
looking on trulia, there are homes listed in various stages of foreclosure (REO, Auction etc) through realty trac. Yet some of these homes never
seem to appear for sale on MLS. How do you obtain information on foreclosure homes and make a bid if it doesn't appear on MLS for sale?
How Long for a short sale negotiator to accept your offer?
I've put an offer in on a short sale property. They said the negotiator was going to review the file on Tuesday July 13th. How long, on average, does it take for a negotiator to agree to or deny…
Accepted counter on a short sale. The loss mitigator's email is from Celnar. Do they own the note or are they just handling the paperwork ?
We are now 6 months in. More so because of the sellers a divorce situation and one of the sellers is stalling. Now that we are finally moving along Celnar has countered us on the house. We accepted right…
Question regarding foreclosure records....
I just bought a Fannie Mae owned home. It looks like they spent quite a bit and updated it, however I saw on Homes.com that it was either once listed, or bought for $75,000. I can't find any record…
Mortgage application
I was a prev homeowner. Files BK due to my divorce 3 years ago. Remarried and my current wife never owned a home. Can we get a loan with 0 down and will she qualify as first time homeowner?
How do I report a fraud? The property at 5412 Alex Ranch Rd., Cheyenne, WY 82007-1879 is a fraud attempting to rent the property for $800.00 a month.
I saw the property today and it's being rented by Cheyenne Property Management Group and there is a lock box on the door. I phoned them and the property is actually renting for $1,695.00. I just noticed…
I had an executed contract to purchase a Homepath Fannie Mae house. Our inspection revealed major structural and health and safety issues.
But the seller's agent refused to pass our Inspection report to Fannie mae. They claimed: "Per Fannie Mae guidelines we are not to review the home inspection. The inspection is for your buyers…
I found a forclosed home for $115,000. My cousin world for the bank that owns the home and has been working as their head I.T./security for over 20
years. Do you think it would be a good idea to talk to the bank and see if they would let us rent the house for 1 year until we are able to get our credit better?
How do I report a fraud? The property at 5412 Alex Ranch Rd., Cheyenne, WY 82007-1879 is a fraud attempting to rent the property for $800.00 a month.
I saw the property today and it's being rented by Cheyenne Property Management Group and there is a lock box on the door. I phoned them and the property is actually renting for $1,695.00. I just noticed…
my husband and I are looking to buy a home. How do we find out about 1st time buyer programs? and does are agent help us with getting pre-qualified?
we have been renting since 1997 and would really like to be home owners once again. We just don't know where to start.
What are the requirements for a bedroom in Brookfield?
I know the common building code requirements but I also know some of the codes are considered a bit outdated. How to the Brookfield codes compare?
Are there exceptions to the Fannie Mae owner occupied rule if you are buying the house for your elderly parents who have little to no income?
It would be their primary residence. If there is such an exception, can some point me to the source of info.
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