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Looking for a good place to invest in real state in Miami region!?
I am looking for a real state to buy in the miami area. Just wanted to rent it out. What is a good area to invest? I was thinking to put around 130K. Thanks
How much are the optional add ons for Lombardo homes (adding a mud room, fireplace, kitchen island,etc)?
Has anyone had any experience building with Lombardo or done the Marketplace homes 6 year lease deal?
When applying for a FHA 203k can i do the repairs myself without any contractor?
I had three contractor to come out and do estimate, but none of them can get me the estimate on time or return my phone calls. So now i will like to do it myself.
Carson vs Minden
I am looking for a home in Nevada and thinking between near Carson Tahoe medical center or Minden. I bike alot and am concerned about wind. Is it equally windy in both areas? I also need a big yard for…
My realtor gave me incorrect information which resulted in my overpaying for some rental property 5 years ago. How do I old my realtor responsible?
I used a realtor five years ago to buy a rental property that was owned by the note holder because it was in foreclosure. My realtor told me that the note was $50,000 higher than it actually was, and…
What reprocussions are there for a realestate broker that offered false information to a title 5 inspector?
We are in the process of purchasing a foreclosed home as first time home buyers. We do not have a buyer's agent or an attourney. (Big Mistake)! Anyway, the bank (seller's) realestate broker has been less…
New RN with challenged credit
I having been working at the same hospital for 2 years. I am a new RN now making excellent income but have challenged credit. One because I was a single mom of 7 and in nursing school F/T. My current fiance…
We've noticed that there's no overall general "MLS" system for Hawaii realty - listings vary GREATLY from company to realty
company... We've notice your listings don't show lot size/acreage nor elevation, or flood/lava zone information. We also noticed that realty listings vary GREATLY from one realty website to…
what would my taxes be approximately tax code area 2212, townhouse, new owner, about 995 sq. feet
I am a new owner, and the last owner having been here for a long time has low taxes, I am afraid at how much higher mine will be. Thanks, gl
Leased vs Owned propane tanks
In Virginia buyer agents must fill in the area of a contract for leased items. I just found out that even if you do not know if the tank is leased or owned you're serving your buyer better if you…
As a real estate agent, is it legal to represent the broker's ex-spouse as the buyer to buy a property listed by the broker?
Broker listed a property representing the seller. Broker ask me to represent the ex-spouse as the buyer. CA property.
My husband and I are moving to charleston area in about 18 mos. and we don't know best areas... any suggestions.. Summerville?
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More on info on the Pine Ridge and Two Creeks communities in Middleburg, Fl.
My family and I are looking to move out to Florida in 2016. We are really interested in the Pine Ridge and Two Creeks communities in Middleburg. We would like to learn more about the two communities and…
What will it take for you guys to show my house to your customers?
526 Morton Ave, Folsom, PA has been on the market since 7/11/13 with a Realtor.
I am looking for a 4 Bed room, 2.5-3 Bath, 2100 sq ft house, but it should be a new construction,
I am looking for a 4 Bed room, 2.5-3 Bath, 2100 sq ft house, but it should be a new construction, My price range is upto $225K, I will really prefer to buy house rite now, but move-in next 6 months, which…
What to be watch out after bank approves the short sale offer? Will seller damage the property or leave unpaid bill to cause not closing on time?
First buyer walked away as bank didn't agree to give credit back to him. Market went down since then, I offered a lower price, seller surpised to see bank approved it, but with condition that seller…
Short Sale - Cash Offer Helps?
Cash offer helps with REO listings, does it help to bring the price down to short sale? If the original offer is sumbitted with loan option, later on buyer changed mind and want to pay all in cash, can…
We are purchasing a home a home is Southern California. We currently live out of state and are returning after a 9 year absence.
We have played the "Offer- Counter-Counter Offer" with several properties. We just received a "Buyer to pay the difference between the selling price and the Appraised value to the seller…
can anyone tell me if this home is still available? 728 Jack Russell Ct, Elgin, SC 29045
I am looking to purchase my first home and looking into foreclosures. I am also looking for a realtor that is willing to help me through the home buying process and inform me of all my options i have as…
Special loan programs for higher income professionals
Are there lenders in Kansas City that have special programs that would allow a jumbo home purchase (say $650,000) with 10% or 5% down payment and good terms?
Need financing with poor credit in Longview, Texas.
My husband and I are trying to purchase our first home but have bad credit. His FICO score is a 622 and mine is a 573. I am fine with the idea of it just being in his name. Is it possible for us to get…
Re: Opening a management company
I have been working for low income housing industry for past 6 years I have experience in all fields staring from leasing agent to compliance. I am looking forward to open my own low income housing tax…
Madisonville flooding
What neighborhoods usually flood w/ hurricanes/TS? north of 22.. close to 1085?
I am lost because never heard of Mello ross tax before and now I am between deciding to purchase a home with mello ross tax or without it...
The house with mello ross tax i can lock the price now, but the one without it I can't lock the price and the market is crazy right now...both homes are brand new...help
Is there any reasons why a seller would not want to accept a VA loan from a mortgage lender?
I live in Indiana. I plan to apply for a VA loan through a mortgage lender who is VA approved and also is (Lapp) Lender Appraisal Program. I have heard that sellers sometimes don't want to deal with…
Who is the builder of the Gardens at Briggs Landing?
Does this community have guidelines for fencing..etc?
Does anyone have any pocket listings available in Cedar Park? Send them my way!!
Rebecca Wooten, REALTOR Spencer Properties-Broker Cell: (512) 662-4020 Fax: (512) 583-3800 www.MyPerfectTexasHome.com Rebecca@MyPerfectTexasHome.com
Underwriting and Common Law Marriage question...
My ex and I were in a common law marriage (TX), he left our apartment in June. I'm interested in purchasing a house on my own. I have been told that in order to do this, I would need a divorce decree…
safe area for single woman in ft worth of mid cities
my daughter is graduating from college and is looking to live in the fort worth area/Arlington, mid cities, I am looking for a safe area , maybe a townhouse, that if she finds a job elsewhere we could…
Can I use an FHA 203k loan for this scenario?
I am looking at purchasing a lot that a builder began on about 2.5 years ago. As far as they got was building the foundation for the basement. I would love to build a home on top of the pre-existing basement…
good neighborhoods in Union and Essex?
We are a young family, first time home buyers, currently living in Manhattan and we’re looking for advice on what towns we should be considering in the Union and Essex county areas. We have friends…
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