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I'm planning to put in an all cash offer on a 1BR Coop in Forest Hills, NY. What are the closing costs that I should be expecting?
The seller's agent only mentioned the below. Are there other costs that I need to account for and how much would it roughly cost? 2% flip tax (1% from buyer and 1% from seller) about $2,000 $650…
Square footage is different between public records and seller claim
I am planning to buy a house in Redmond Ridge East (98053) but worried because of Square footage different between public records and seller claim. It’s a 2010 Murray Franklin house. Public record…
Thank you all for your prompt responses. The inspector says there is no moisture in the wall based on a non invasive meter.
He can't pull up carpet or take off baseboard. I am a cash buyer, so, it is a quick escrow and I am assuming price will continue to climb. The location of the odor is notnear any pipes, but between…
Feedback on co op board package cover letter? (see body of letter below)
We are submitting the materials requested for consideration of our desire to become shareholders and occupy Unit ## in ####. #### is a fantastic neighborhood, and we were instantly attracted to your building.…
221 Snider town lane This is where my 2nd great grandfather Henry Stoner Snider was born in April 1837
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Nope............still can't contact Triulia. Do you guys want to sell to cash buyers with no debt? U.K. number 0131 623 3429.Scott
I'm astounded. I have no debt.......no mortgage, cash at the ready and Triulia ignores me
Es usted dueño de su propio negocio? Sabia que tambien puede usted comprar su propia casa?
Ser dueño de su propia casa es el sueño de todos los que vivimos en este gran pais y puede ser una realidad si usted sigue 3 pasos. 1. Hacer sus impuestos reportando sus utilidades que haya recibido…
Is there a 1st time homebuyer credit to use on my 2013 taxes?
I am closing on my house in December 2012.
Will backing up to railway track be a big problem for a new 2013 in construction home?
I am looking to buy a new 2013 constructed Rowhome in a very good subdivision of buffalo grove. I liked the subdivision, schools etc. Schools are top in the state (Half day, Stevenson, Daniel wright etc).…
We bought a home in January and We used the inspector our realtor refer us to and he missed so much we have termites water damage in that are
We found out we have termites and the area over there which is wood so we called our realtor and inspector because there is nothing at all in his report about anything over there at all well after talking…
HOUSES TAXATION IN FLA
I IJNTEND TO BUY A HOUSE IN PORT SAINT LUCIE AREA. THIS WOULD BE MY SECOND HOUSE. CAN TELL ME THE AMOUNT OF REAL ESTATE TAXES I WOULD HAVE TO PAY? I AM A SENIOR AND RESIDES IN NYC. THANKS
I have poor credit due to a foreclosure in 2007. Can I become a home owner again?
I had a foreclosure in 2007. I've been renting ever since. I'm paying 1300 month. I checked my credit and saw n'y score is a terrible 521. There so many cheap condos and town homes here…
Closing costs on CP loan?
When are closing costs paid on a CP loan? Does everything has to be paid in full upfront (before they start building the house) or if we pay only when it the house is built and ready to convert to the…
What does 'property disclaimer' mean when its at the bottom of a listing??
We were looking at ahouse in the Fallston Maryland area, when we noticed at the bottom of the listing a 'property disclaimer' notice, should we be concerned???
Reduced Price Alerts
I am subscribed to email alerts from Real Estate Agents when properties that meet the criteria I am looking for and when the price on the homes change. Now that the market is hot, why do I get alerts…
PLEASE REMOVE MY HOUSE FOR RENT AD
The house has been rented. People are still going by. My ad was SCAMMED! I have had many calls about the various people scamming this ad. Look at my leads. 1- A female in NY, 2- A male out of the country. **…
Hi, 122 pelican Court. Is this back with the Bank. I dont see a listing. My other Question is, we dont see any Stores, Hospitals, etc nearby--?
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Other offer accepted
We saw a house on Sunday and put in our offer that afternoon for $1k higher than asking price. Its a beautiful house and we expected multiple offers based on open house traffic. Anyways, the seller accepted…
I'm looking for a lakeside 55 home without a giant hoa fee we do not golf
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Where are the homes out of city limits?
Need some land on the home sites to have building and boat storage want a home already built -- This question was asked from this property: http://www.trulia.com/property/3088795777-144-Harris-Farm-R…
FHA 203K appraisal causing issues.
Hello We bit on a forclosed home and won, we then had to find a new loan company as the loan needed to be modified to a FHA 203k. The house was previously assessed in 2012 at 69. We bid around ~20…
Good morning, I am interested in buying a condo in the Boston area as an international buyer. I am planning to pay cash and my budget is USD
350,000. Can you give me an overview of all the expenses I need to expect and a timeline of when they would be required leading up to and following the purchase transaction? Thank you.
Looking to relocate to Bend, recently retired from elem. school teaching. Outdoorsy, exercise almost daily, artistic, helpful, volunteer in community
Energetic super outdoorsy elem. teacher, newly retired, interested in moving to Bend. First option: Rent on property that needs garden/land tending/large animal care/home care, with negotiable rent in…
In general what do co-op boards look at for the application process? How does the process of buying into a co-op happen? Thank You!
I understand that all co-op boards may be different so my questions are generally speaking. Does anyone know any websites that I can search to learn about specific co-op's? Thank You!
Which area would you recommend for a first time home buyer? I am looking for a SF 4bed 2br 2700sqft .
Moving from brooklyn, need to be 15-25 miles from Staten Island. Looking to start a family in this location as well.
when you're under contract and the title search discovers that there are leans against the house, what happens?
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What are the monthly fees for these properties?
Homes in question; http://www.trulia.com/property/3109455115-1122-Intervale-Ave-3-B-Bronx-NY-10459 (Applies to apt 2A, 2B,and 3A aswell) http://www.trulia.com/property/3109194533-1715-Nelson-Ave-3B-Bronx-NY-10453…
I want to know if I am a FSBO person which I am why this site does not confirm me for my blog and for posting freely as they advertise to do so ?
SEEMS LIKE THIS SITE IS FIXED and not as legit as it proposes to be . I been filling sites out for 20 yrs . This one promises one thing then stops at the end of you don't reach out to a Realtor . I want…
More information on the Fairmont Subdivisions Improvement Association?
What kind of fees do they charge? Anyone know about their CC&Rs? Why do they have absolutely no web presence? Both my friend and I bought in this area recently, and neither of us knew they even existed,…
Should I auction with a Minimal set acceptable price at 217 south Rios ave ? In Solana Beach .
Realizing of the 20 or so properties that sold in Solana in 2013, sold for approx. $430 a foot and recognizing that the 6 pending right now are averaging asking price of $650 a foot "without" a view…
Should I auction with a minimal set acceptable price at 217 south Rios ave ? In Solana Beach .
Realizing of the 20 or so properties that sold in Solana in 2013, sold for approx. $430 a foot and recognizing that the 6 pending right now are averaging asking price of $650 a foot "without" a view…
My lender said my loan was approved, documents have been ordered and we are schedule to go sign at title company in 2 days.
Lender told us go head give notice to vacate at our apartment. How sure can I be that the loan won't go thru and another question is do lenders run credit again? I charges my credit card 600 Dillard's…
HOA Fees Florida - Bradenton area
Interested in knowing what HOA fees cost in Bradenton FL area and what they cover. Have they increased alot each year?
Does anyone know of a reputable builder for the Beavercreek/ Centerville areas with a new subdivision that can build a good looking ranch for $240K?
We got pretty far with one builder only to tell me if I don't put in a basement, they are raising the price of the home. We do not need nor want a basement just to clean extra space and not familiar with…
2 spouses, 1 with score 1 has no score, searching for a USDA lender who has dealt with USDA loans and is familiar with the process. Is it possible?
1. Spouse 1 and Spouse 2 both qualify for USDA mortgage under the USDA guidelines. 2. A lender ran the report and found that spouse 1 between a 580 and below a 620 credit score. Spouse 2 had no credit…
anything available for around 180,000?
single family home -- This question was asked from this property: http://www.trulia.com/property/3106752623-2123-41st-Ct-Washougal-WA-98671
Looking at Cipriana Park, nice but seem a bit pricey. Being part of Grande Dunes and all that offers will these tend to hold value better or same?
Principally this will be a second home (Canadian) with little rentals (other than friends and family and people we know). My family and I will use it a couple months a year right now increasing over the…
Arms length affidavit and Chase short sale
Put offer on Chase short sale in Dec, still no approval. Bank asked for arms length affidavit to be signed this week. Anyone have prior experience with Chase and how close to approval they ask for arms…
Is it possible to establish a lower property value assessment after a home value declines?
I know that there is a Prop 8 reassessment request, but this only temporarily lowers the property tax base. And I know that transferring the house into a living trust offers an exemption to having the…
How do you think north Cole will change in the next 5 years?
How will housing and buisness change?
price of listing 4400 pleasure ave #105
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va home loan for texas veteran
I just got out of the military in February 2012. I have already started a new job. I know I can get a va home loan, I just keep that there are alot of extra steps that you must go through. I am also…
What kind of heating does this home have??? Also does this home have a finished basement???? Why were none of the bedrooms shown??????
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Pls tell me more about the house-
4209-County-Road-4509-Commerce-TX-75428 -- This question was asked from this property: http://www.trulia.com/property/3086823824-4209-County-Road-4509-Commerce-TX-75428
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