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I have a signed contract to purchase a home and the entire process is being held up by the inability to inspect the property.
Apparently the pipes underneath the house are frozen making the de- winteriztation process impossible and nothing is being done to remedy the situation, my mortgage lender is now telling me if the problem…
I was divorcee over 3 years ago and my credit score took a major hit. I have raise it up to 620 and still moving the right direction.
I got marry over 8 months ago and my wife has a score over 750 plus and we will be able to put down about 30% on a 175,000 home. what is my chance for a good mortage?
Credit 600 ish and have lots of delinquent credit cards... Would I be able to purchase a home?
Hi guys, I used to live in Vegas for 10 years, and have been working overseas for 2 years. I am now looking to go back to Vegas in couple months and trying to see what my options could be... I don't…
If a home is in its redemption period, can I make an offer directly to the bank for if/when they foreclose?
I recently made an offer on a house about 4 mos into its redemption period. Seller initially told his agent he'd accept the offer, then decided he couldn't come up with enough cash to close. He apparently…
Are there an abundance of homes to rent in Allen TX.?
Looking to stay in the area for our kids schooling.
What is the best way to get rid of Mortgage Insurance?
I have a 211k FHA mortgage at 3.25%. I have been paying extra and am already below 200k after 13 months. My home was also appraised at 225k and I think I read somewhere about getting it removed based on…
Are there jumbo loan options (>$417k?
I don't want 100% financing with a high rate, just less than a 20% down payment.
Moving to Oregon, rent or buy, selling house
We are in the process of finishing up our fixer, as far as we can fix it, and trying to sell in California. We want to move to Portland, OR. Our hope is to buy in Oregon, after we sell in Cali, but need…
I am a Active Duty soldier and been in for 16 months. My mid credit score is 620. I want to buy a home in the Houston area for 120,000 with VA loan.
I read in order to qualify for Va; VA lender want debt to income ration to be at 43%. Excluding the $1167 every month I paid for the home I am renting; my present DIT stand at 29.3. Will I be able to…
Full cost of owning a new home
So I am thinking of buying a brand new home and just wondering if some one can give me an estimate of how much it's gonna really cost apart from interest and insurance.. So say I get a loan of 320k…
Living in an RTO for 2years scheduled to purchase January 2015. Credit sucks, have made some late payments but never 30 days late. We pay $2800 a mont
Would like to start fixing credit now. 3 years out of a deed-in-lieu. Would love to have a low interest rate and payment where we'd be around $2000 per month instead of $2800. What are our options…
Home buying in western ranch
Is western ranch in Stockton, ca a bad place to buy a home?
Can someone help me find homes with in-law apartments?
It would be preferable for them to have a separate entrance but if not the in-law needs to have at least 2BR. Also considering multi-family homes (at least 2BR each unit) or property with 2 homes on it.…
Buy home in Folsom or Granite Bay or Austin Texas
In the 300K -350K range, which would be a good location to buy a home ? - Folsom, CA or Granite Bay or Austin Texas. I am looking for rental values where it is easy to rent it out. Not looking for quick…
I want to buy a new home but I still need to sell my current home and I think I owe more than the house worth on my current home.
My neighbor's selling theirs exactly the same style of home for 50% less than what I owed on mine.
In real estate industry practice.
Is there a "BY LAW" that if a listing agent open the house for you and if you're interested in the house, you cannot ( have a different ) and/or have a buyer's agent to submit the offer…
I'm supposed to close on Friday and I just got the conditions for my conditional approval yesterday.
I submitted the documents they needed yesterday within 20 minutes of their request. Will I still be able to close Friday (2/28)? When I emailed my lender on Monday to ask him if we can still close Friday,…
What are the Projected single home values over the next 5 years for Oahu Hawaii?
Interested in buying a single family home outside of the Honolulu area if the appreciation estimates look good. Only detached homes of interest.
Baseboard heating
I'm really perplexed when I see houses built in the last 10 years and actually new construction that have baseboard heating. Really? Baseboard heating is coming back? Yes forced air is dry, but there…
i earn 40,000 a year and I'm thinking of buying a townhouse in Schaumburg for a price of 150,000 i have saved 20,000. I have a good credit.
Am i in good situation to purchase my first home. I would also like to know if payroll is important in buying a home.
Should I build or buy a home and renovate?
My husband and I are looking to move from the city to the suburbs (Palatine/AH/Barrington area). We want a 4 bed 3 bath home with 3000 sq feet with the chefs kitchen etc. We have great credit and income…
Can I purchase a home one year after a chapter 7 discharge, with a cosigner or jointly.?
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Can I still buy or get a rent to own house in this area or any area.Older couple with one son in college need to find a home . Retired, work part time
Lost my job, then my car then they took my house. Do to what was going on in 2008. I'm reliable, dependable, knowledgeable, can fix things. Wife works , want quiet , clean place, No pets, Pay before it's…
Where should I look for properties? Is there an area where I might find more of my contemporaries?
I am an active AA (tennis, visual and performing arts, exercise, travel) 67 year old recent retiree. My daughter and grandson live in Atlanta (30306). I am considering purchasing a small property in Atlanta…
Getting a usda loan, first time home buyers.
If I have a collection of $7000.00 that is 5 years old for breaking a rental lease on my credit report and that is the only bad thing can we get approved for a usda home loan? My husband and I both scores…
recently purchased a foreclosed home from a Mortgage Company, they disclosed that they had an easement to the home, have found out the easement does
not access the property what are our options, this is our first home to purchase and is our homestead
I live in Lake city,fl a rural area. My scores accross the board are 579,587,589 I am on a fixed income since 2007 with ssdi of $2100
I have read that there are programs to get a mtge on scores with what I have. I am a first time buyer, and I know there are down pmnt assistance to cover d/payment.‚ĶAlso I am 100%disabled. Can I get…
I live in Lake city,fl a rural area. My scores accross the board are 579,587,589 I am on a fixed income since 2007 with ssdi of $2100 net a month
chapter 7 dis in 2012. I have read that there are programs to get a mtge on scores with what I have. I am a first time buyer, and I know there are down pmnt assistance to cover d/payment. Can you provide…
Any good brokerage company in Orlando? Great opportunity to work with a buyer as a Real estate fund
I work for a brookage company in Miami and we represent a Fund that has more than 2,000 properties in the east coast. They want to attack the Orlando area market. We need to find a brokerage company to…
How much does it cost to build hopme on average in Orinda, a 2000 sqft?
We are moving to bay area. Would like to live in Orinda, but not sure if we can afford home right now. What we can afford is land that we might be able to buy land. I am just wondering, how much does it…
I'm wondering if an agent would be interested in working with a family interested in purchasing a lot/land on a relatively modest budget?
My husband and I are researching the option of building a home in Orinda / Lafayette. I'd be interested in working with an agent to help us find land and provide their knowledge and expertise on land deals…
Looking for a discount real estate agent in the danville/san ramon, ca area.
Looking for a buyer's agent that will rebate me back a part of the commission. I have bought and sold properties before and currently looking for an investment property. I am not going to take much…
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