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Needing to buy home on very small budget in WV..where can I get help?
I am very limited on what I qualified for for pre-approval. They told me my number was $52,000. Not a good amount. What can I do when there's only one or two places available at that amount?
What do you get with the Kit?
There has in no way also been a greater period compared to right now to last but not least stop this specific behavior in addition to this is the easiest way achievable. If the prepared to be happy using…
745 East 31st street, Apt 6K, Brooklyn, NY. 11210
I am shocked, but not surprised to see 745 East 31st street, Apt 6K back on the market. I saw the apartment and loved it. It was a small one bedroom, in excellent condition. Nothing to do, but just move…
No executed contract from builder yet
I signed a contract for a new home 1 month ago and made a 2.5% if base price deposit at that time. The remainder was paid 2 weeks later. I have yet to receive an executed contract and have received 'assurance'…
Do appliances come with the home when buying?
Do appliances like Air Conditioners, refrigerator, dishwasher, stove, etc come with the house or the buyer has to pay in extra for them? And at what rate should the appliances be sold? Are there any rules…
stuck in non contingent contract help me out of it , very tensed
Hi we made a non contingent offer on a home which we liked. The home was listed as 2200 sft in size. We liked it and made a non contingent offer. The assessment came and it was really 1950 sft. The city…
new home constructions in milpitas and san jose
Hello experts, I am seeing a lot of new home constructions in the area around the two future BART stations (Great mall and Berryessa), and both will have the feel of a transit village once they complete…
Figuring ROI ; amortizing expected expenses for repairs and maintenance in older homes versus newer homes?
Is there a formula for the costs of expected repairs/maintenance over a 10 year period which I can amortize monthly. I want such a figure, just to plug into my monthly expenses side in figuring my ROI.…
Are there any INexpensive .15 or less lots for sale, in or around, Austin, Delta, Montrose?
My hubby & I are retired and on a modest budget. We have a manufactured home to sell, or to move onto a piece of land, whichever works best for us! Please contact us if you have ANY listings that…
House hunting without a pre approval letter
My partner and I are looking for a home and we are not currently working with a buyer's agent. We always contact the selling agent directly to schedule an appointment and so far we have had no issues with…
Would I qualify for a $200,000 loan on 64,000 salary? I'm a first time home buyer when should I start preparing to look for a home.
We want to get a house in the 180,000 - 200,000 We have accounts in collections from 2007 that we refuse to pay. we have no car payments, student loans, or credit card payments. we have about 20,000…
Is this a bad sign that there is something wrong with the house?
"Buyer Responsible To Order U&O, And For Any Repairs. Earnest Deposit in certified funds. Buyer to pay ALL transfer tax. Settlement Date May Be Subject To Recording Of Sheriff Deed. Buyer responsible to…
Heating and plumbing in Easton...
My wife and I are considering on moving from Trumbull to Easton, but we've noticed that many of the home listings state that that the homes are heated by electricity. Is this just a fluke? We prefer…
I am 22 years old and a first time home buyer. I don't really have any credit but I'm trying to build some. Looking for a cheap house in
Colorado springs. I want a nice house in the 100s to low 200s is there a way I can have an $800 monthly payment with a $5000 down payment
I am looking to buy my first piece of property and my realtor almost forcefully tries to get me to offer the
asking prices or within 5k of them. Am I wrong in thinking that an 80% offer is a more than fair and acceptable bid in this market--specifically in?
Can a house in foreclosure,listed at a bank agreed short sale price- be removed from the market by the owners or refused to be shown?
The house is listed at a price the bank agreed to at a short sale, the owners now want to attempt remodify for the 5th time and are refusing to show the house. Can I just push past and go directly to…
I am looking for a (pre-1850 post and beam construction home on ocean front for restoration. Location coastal Maine preferably mid coastal area.
Specifically this site: 194-204 Atlantic Hwy, Lincolnville, ME 04849 Link: <http://maps.google.com/maps?q=44.299083,-68.996201&num=1&t=h&sll=44.298383,-68.995932&sspn=0.001885,0.0…
i am looking at buying a condo or townhouse around Schaumburg or closest area. something looking for under 150K
i am a new immigrant /single 31 years old male/ here and don't have any work history but i do have a credit history which is 635. also i can make some downpayment around 30K. is it possible to find…
We will be relocating to the Miami area in about 6 months.
My family will be taking a drastic pay cut to make this transition and was wondering what areas we should be looking at for housing. We typically enjoy urban artsy areas. Any advice would be appreciated.
already have a mortgage at present, if purchase home in different place, can the mortgages be combined?
If the first house is sold in a couple of years, how does that work?
What Are VA Funding Limits?
I'm having trouble with prices of homes in Bullhead City, AZ regarding VA financing. My Realtor says that VA won't fund Manufactured homes under $60,000 or homes older than 1986. Is this correct? He…
i bought a house in NYC in 2013 for about $480000, home value on zillow went up to $ 650000 and then suddenly fell to $ 520000 within few months?
i bought a house in NYC in 2013 for about $480000, home value on zillow went up to $ 650000 and then suddenly fell to $ 520000 within few months? While the same exact dimension of my neighbors house is…
Hello, my name is Vivien Tchen in LA. . The buyer back out for no reason after my house in escrow for 45 days. They agreed to pay the difference on
the counter. Now they want the $10,000 EMD back. My question 1. Can we keep their EMD ? Because they can't provide the letter from the lender says they can't get the loan. 2. The escrow has been canceled…
Where do people get such awesome furniture from? :)
We saw a few homes in Piedmont and Dominion Valley today. Every house looked like a model home. Where do people get such awesome furniture from? :)
VA certificate are they used in this area
I'm a veteran wanting to use my benefits
Why are the taxes so high in BHW?
My wife and I are considering buying there as my brother has had a vacation home there for 30 years. Having a hard time pulling the trigger due to the high taxes which eat up so much of your purchasing…
agreed plumbing repairs were not made
plumbing under house was stolen while under contract and seller had to replace. after 4 months, i bought a washer and found that piping to washer faucets and drain standpipe piping were never replaced…
I'm on SSDI, had a foreclosure Mar2012, debt cancelled, when can I get a mortgage?
I'm 43, I receive $1,100/mo, now paying $375/mo rent, $180storage..debt on credit report is mainly old cell bills, no active credit, no credit cards or other debt.
I own a house in Ohio.I want to move to Florida,& buy a house.The house in Ohio hasn't sold yet...
& is on the market.Will it be hard to get a lender in Florida to approve under the Veterans Loan Guarntee Program? I'm a vet & want to get the house on a no down payment plan.I'm disabled.
I own a house in Ohio.I want to move to Florida,& buy a house.The house in Ohio hasn't sold yet...
& is on the market.Will it be hard to get a lender in Florida to approve under the Veterans Loan Guarntee Program? I'm a vet & want to get the house on a no down payment plan.I'm disabled.
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What's the Difference between Interest rate and APR?
I see that a lot of banks have similar interests, but their APR's differ.
I have a signed P&S on my home, the final inspection is done, the buyers loan is going through fine and closing date is in 2 months. That said every
time we put an offer in on a new home the seller declined. Even though we are paying cash! Because they don't like that we are waiting on our closing. Why can't we get anyone to sell to us?
How can I get my house off Trulia? I bought my house about 3 years ago and the previous sellers/agent posted interior pictures that are still on Truli
I bought my house about 3 years ago and the previous sellers/agent posted interior pictures that are still on Trulia.com. I do not want pictures of my home posted, especially interior pictures.
My question is about the broker clause that was signed.
I recently decided to purchase a home (not my first time) and called for a viewing. The first question asked was if I had "been pre-approved". I said "for what? All I want to do is…
We are 2 1/2 years into a 5 year Chapter 11 bankruptcy and we are investors. Are there any insurance companies that will insure our properties.?
State Farm has increased our prices 45% in the past 12 month. No reason, just because they can. HELP
Are there young families in Reading's Rt 129 neighborhoods near the town center?
We are considering looking at homes in this area but want to have a nice neighborhood for us to mingle/have friends for our little 10 month old. Is this a nice area to raise a family? Same question for…
Should the Pre-Approval letter be customized for each bid ?
I have a pre-approval letter from a mortgage lender for an amount X . My buyers agent says that for every bid I need to get a different pre-approval letter which mentions the exact amount I am bidding…
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