Home Buying—questions & answers, advice and opinions page 578

Hi im looking for buy in Monroe NY, area in next few years when I have downpayment,., I would like to know if homes in orange country or upstate ny,
, do single family homes do they Generally increase or decrese by a lot overtime? for example if a home is selling for 100,000, by how much does that go up in 15-20 based on past years? thankyou
If I sell my house what is an estimate income tax i would have to pay IRS on the profit.
example: If property sells for 300K, loan balance 50K, my profit 250K. would i pay tax on sale price of 300K or 250K. How muchtax? any other fees etc i should be aware of?
Cartus lies in their contract! Why isn't it against the law?
We made an offer on a home in october end. 2 weeks later offer accepted. Attorney review process went on for 1 month! Home inspection issue took another month. Delayed closing date. (Thank god we…
REO/Foreclosure Specialists in HOU?
First-time home buyer here needing a realtor/firm with REO/Foreclosure experience. I need to get into an AFFORDABLE home ASAP. Any guidance?
What is the lowest credit score I can have and still be able to get home loan?
I am looking to purchase a home anywhere between Orlando and Tampa. However, the credit scores are consider poor. Me and my husband do not have any Bankruptcy, Foreclosure, short sale on the report. At…
Looking for unique neighborhoods near Ft Jackson, SC.
Just received PCS orders to Ft. Jackson, SC. This sholud be a permanent move due to the fact that I will be retiring in 4 years. I am looking for unique neighborhoods near Ft Jackson. I love southern style…
I've been in the same house over 10yrs. With my VHA could I actually buy a home?
The house I live in has poor insulation, which keeps my electric bills high, winter & summer. Leaks, that we've tried to find & we have many, but the water bills stay high also. I'm sure if I could move…
What is the lowest credit score I can have and still be able to get home loan?
I am looking to purchase a home anywhere between Orlando and Tampa. However, the credit scores are consider poor. Me and my husband do not have any Bankruptcy, Foreclosure, short sale on the report. At…
need a single family home; live in manhattan now; 3 kids that need a back yard, streets for bicycles, parks,;
so we have 5 people in our family; we had thought about HUD; need a very small down payment ; good income; or what is this rent to own program; how does it work; school has to be......GARDEN CITY SCHOOL…
Qualifying for a mortgage?
My wife and I are employed full time earning over 180,000 per year in W-2 income. We will be discharged from our Chapter 13 this month after 4.5 years. We have excellent payment history, and no debts.…
What All do you pay for in "closing cost" and how much approximately would a typically closing cost run.????
I have closed a couple houses recently amd the closing cost was about 500.00 now anther house they are saying close to 5,000????
Not sure if my question got posted. I want to invest in parkchester condo.
Question is. Is it easy to rent out. Seems like there are lots of empty apartment. I want to buy the largest I can for $85k. But i hear the common charges are high so I don't want to go invest if I can…
Looking for a gated community not older than 10 yrs. split design. 3 bed, 2 bath, garage, pool would be nice ( not necessary) HW or tile flrs, WIC
Safe, newer populated gated community in Bradenton or Ellenton. Not worn or fixer- upper. Moving from Boston area.
Hi, I am looking for a studio or 1 bedroom apartment in the following areas: Flatbush, East Flatbush, Canarsie, Midwood, but I will consider other...
locations depending on the area's crime rates, safety, and transportation. A walk-in is okay with me, also dependent upon safety. No more than $1000/mo please.
What are the HOA fees for this Subdivision?
3701 Alder Trail Euless, Tx 76040
First Time Homebuyer: Costa Mesa, Tustin, Fountain Valley or Huntington Beach?
Hello,My fiancé and I are looking to purchase our first single family home. We are currently renting in East Side Costa Mesa and would love to stay here, but not sure if we can afford the type of home…
Is their any lenders that will work with someone with poor credit score in Florida?
I am looking to purchase a home anywhere between Orlando and Tampa. However, the credit scores are in consider poor. Me and my husband do not have any Bankruptcy, Foreclosure, no pay, short sale on the…
what is the longwood area like?? How are the schools?
Add some detail about your question
What are the pro's and con's of purchasing a home on a lease to own option?
We are interested in this house and we are curious as to what we should do. It is decent and seems to fit our family with room to grow. We are not sure if lease to own is a good option. I dont see any…
Can buyer's agent still represent if they did not show house?
Heard of a property via word of mouth. Approached the OWNER to see the house. The house ended up being listed and instead of meeting the owner at the property, the seller's agent showed the house. The…
Can you put multiple offers on same short sale house? What I am thinking is this. I like to pay less as
possible. This house that I am looking into is listed at 330K. I am thinking to put offer 280K with 20% down payment. On the other had if banks care more about down payment I am willing to put 30% with…
Can a wife buy home from husband in order to pay off existing loan for him and take out enough to pay for contractors to finish remodeling?
My husband bought home before we were married... We have been remodeling for years. We are both physically drained of working full time jobs so most of the time we don't accomplish the remodeling.…
Criminal Activity?
What type and how often is there serious criminal activity in the 87121 area?
95112 Sanjose area
I am looking for Condo/townhome in San Jose and came across some condo/town houses in our range (450k-500k) in 95112 zip code. Is it safe place to stay? is there any good schools near by.. Also please…
I am searching for possible rent to own properties with no bank involvement.
I have blemished credit along with a bankruptcy and the everyday hassle of keeping good credit is hard being a single parent.I am gainfully employed and tired of renting!
I am in the process of purchasing a foreclosed condominium in Kenner, LA.
However, there is over $11,000.00 owed in association dues, who is responsible for paying the past due amount? There is also a lien in place with this amount. Who has to pay the past due fees?
.How do I get copies of the governing laws/rules for over 55 age restricted communities?
I am 55 and want to buy a home in an over 55 community, however, I have 2 children, ages 21 and 27, who will live with me while they finish colleg. How do I get copies of the governing laws/rules for these…
Can I get a jumbo loan with a 680 FICA score?
I am looking to buy a house for $940,000. My income is not a problem this issue my lender told me is I need at least a score of 700. He originally told me I could do it with 10% down and then today said…
Looking for an affordable, family-friendly neighborhood in Tampa area.
Looking for affordable, family-friendly neighborhood in Tampa area. Multi-generation family of 4 with a young child and a 70 senior. Looking for an affordable home with great schools. Would something…
I live in Canada and l am thinking of buying a condo in the st. petersburgh area,we are looking for something around $ 40,000.Can an agent help me?
what things should we be aware of when buying.Also can l rent out the condo for some of the months when l am not there?What is a short term sale?
Do certain types of foreclosure listings close faster than others?
Obviously short sales, but what about REOs, foreclosures, HUDs, etc? Is there any difference in these types of homes as far as how long or how difficult is can be for the deal to close?
is this house still available?
-- This question was asked from this property: http://www.trulia.com/property/3035391698-149-Plymouth-St-West-Babylon-NY-11704
My partner and I want to buy a home for my mother-in-law in Las Vegas. Could the 3 of us qualify for financing? We live out of state.
My mother in law is not yet retired but may in a few years. Would this be considered a 2nd home for us or her primary? We aren't interested in income/investment property. Could we get something with…
High DTI - We have been preapproved, but are waiting on the underwriters
Hello, We have recently been preapproved for a property that we want to buy at 100k. Our gross monthly income is 8,279 however our current debts around around 2,400 per month. The lender has suggested…
Copyright © 2016 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer