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I have offered a house through an agent who hold open house for the listing agent. I am not happy with his service. I found another real estate
agent to make another offer for the same house. Do I have any obligation to the 1st agent who presented offer for me. I don't know him and only know him when he hold open house.
Want to know the best neighborhoods for young couples in Minneapolis/St. Paul?
My fiance and I are from Iowa (lived in Portland, OR for a year) and are now moving to Minneapolis. We want to buy a home in a SAFE neighborhood that has a lot going on in terms of shops, restaurants,…
will you take secion 8 for this location?
I HAVE MY PAPER RIGHT NOW ' WANTS TO MOVE IN SEPTEMBER 15 2013
Should I keep my home?
We own a single family 4 bed 21/2 bath Home with no basement.My Home was flooded in the winter of 2010 when we were out of the country.Pipe burst because of the freezing temperatures.Insurance did not…
Relocating from NJ to Dallas, TX
Hi, I am planning on relocating from NJ to Dallas TX towards the end of 2013 or early 2014, preferably to the neighborhood of Frisco as I have heard from a lot of my friends that Frisco is the up and coming…
Looking for a property in Staten Island in tottenville less than 1000 ft from water but worried it may become uninsurable & property value will
drop Due to high cost to insure. Would you take the risk. What happens to owner now are insurers dropping them?
Wooden houses builders/producers in Norway
Hello, maybe someone could help me to find a company which could build such type of houses in Norway?? Link below. http://www.balticsg.com/page21.html Many thanks Arūnas arunastkacenka@gmail.com
Buy a home in California
I'm living in Vietnam but my family will immigration to California next year. So I'd like to know that I could buy a house right now. Thank you so much (Vinh Vu/vinhvq2012@gmail.com).
Some condo communities do not allow FHA loans ..why ?
Have a buyer wanting to use FHA on a short sale in a community where I am a board member ..What are the pitfalls for the condo association and/or realtor ?
We need an experienced agent in Detroit!
My husband and I live in NJ and are interested in buying a property in Detroit. We are not familiar with the city and would like to find an agent that can help us find a property at a great price in one…
How can my HOA require that I pay my HOA dues and other people in the neighborhood are not required to pay.?
When I see listings for homes for sale in the neighborhood it will say "voluntary HOA", or only pay for HOA membership if you want to use the pool. I asked the law firm that represents the HOA…
are there any condominiums for sale in cambria?
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I am 3 months into a 12 month lease of a house. I like the house and would like to purchase it, if I can get
it for a resonable price. I do not know the owner as the house is managed by a local company. Should I approach the management company or get a buyer's agent or something else.
I would like to purchase an investment property in Biloxi near the casinos. I would some thoughts on what to
consider, pros and cons, etc in order to help me with due diligence. thanks
I a curious about fees and costs associated with buying a condo in the historical north or south area of Savannah.
I am a US expatriate and recently retired airline professional currently living in Sydney, Australia, but with plans to return to the US next month. I have been perusing condos in Savannah and would be…
Any advice about purchasing foreclosed homes in Chatham Co GA would be appreciated?
Lots of home foreclosing in this area. Would like to know what to do -- get the financing? Go with a check? Do I need an agent (really)? Must the bank take whatever is offered? Is there an inside track?…
I am getting married in May. My husband to be and I wants to buy a home after we get married. We both work
and make very good money and pay our bills. The problem is his credit is excellent and my is poor. We want to buy a house in East Stroudsburg, PA. Can he buy a house without my credit? Please help.......MaryJane
I'm considering buying a house in Palm Harbor. Age requirements?
I have a family member that currently rents a home in Palm Harbor. I have visited in recent years and find the neighborhood reasonably attractive for the price she's paying. It's not sea side, but is…
What is the average cost per square foot for homes in SW Byron?
3b2b, 2car attached garage, built 1958, 2 car garage outbuilding, finished basement, 2 lots (.88 acres)
Appraisal came in much lower and Fannie Mae rejected appraisal offer. What can be done at this point, if anything?
Ok, so I initially offered the full list price on a property at $160K, however, the appraisal came in at $142K. So we re-offered at appraisal value. I was told today by my realtor that Fannie Mae rejected…
I believe this offer is a fraud, please look into it before someone loses his money.
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Appraisal came in much lower and Fannie Mae rejected appraisal offer. What can be done at this point, if anything?
Ok, so I initially offered the full list price on a property at $160K, however, the appraisal came in at $142K. So we re-offered at appraisal value. I was told today by my realtor that Fannie Mae rejected…
HomePath Signatures Delay
Is anyone trying to get a HomePath home under contract right now? We've been told that HomePath will sign our Buyers contract but have been waiting for their signatures for three weeks now. The listing…
What questions should I ask potential listing agents?
My husband and I are looking to sell our house in the coming weeks, this is our first house so we are new to the whole process. We were very unhappy with the agent we bought the house with a few years…
I live in canada and want to purchase a condo in kissimmee to use as vacation and investment until I can retire.
I am 21/2 years into a consumer credit card proposal can I still get financing for this? Plz give me advice
Switch from CHFA to traditional mortgage so I can rent my house out.
My home is currently for sale because I can't rent it out due to a CHFA owner occupancy loan. Is it possible to refinance to a traditional mortgage so I have more options in case house doesn't sell? What's…
There are some homes I've had my eye on that have sold. Yet I can't find the sale price on popular websites that provide this info. What?
gives? Strangely I found the sales prices of homes that sold more recently than the homes that sold a bit earlier, those are the ones I really wanted to know the final sales price. Also, when a final…
VA Loan
I was told my lender that I was unable to get my VA certificate of eligibility because I had one unpaid debt on my credit report. Is there a requirement time limit for a clean credit report to get my VA…
Appraisal came in much lower and Fannie Mae rejected appraisal offer. What can be done at this point, if anything?
Ok, so I initially offered the full list price on a property at $160K, however, the appraisal came in at $142K. So we re-offered at appraisal value. I was told today by my realtor that Fannie Mae rejected…
We are moving to RTP, I am looking for a great schools (elementary, middle and then high) We have recently moved from Paris area. Thank you for tips!
We have 2 boys (2nd grade and 7th grade) We are looking for a good neighborhood and schools. We may rent first. If you have information on the NC RTP area please let me know!
Who do you know that has held their real estate license for more than 5 consecutive years?
I am looking to add veteran Albany, GA real estate agents to my database for future referral to that area. Your responses are greatly appreciated.
Is it common for home buyers to extend their closing date if things get delayed?
I'm in 'pending sale' with a seller on a property. My bank and ESPECIALLY the condo association have delayed so much with the processing. I really like the property and want to get it, but concerned…
How can I find a great location and hopely can still use the Section 8 voucher as payment if that's possible?
What's the best why to use my voucher to my advantage? -- This question was asked from this property: http://www.trulia.com/property/3122318813-1807-Lake-Trace-Dr-Jackson-MS-39211
I am suppose to close on a home loan and I have 4 months left on my lease.I also have a government and VA disability as my source of income
The loan as been approved.The problem is the pending broken lease. if i successfully close on the loan,can my bank account or source of income be tampered with because of a broken lease because of a home…
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