Home Buying—questions & answers, advice and opinions page 649

we would like to purchase our home that we are currently renting. it's assessed at 59k, asking price is 30K.
we have no money for a down payment. also our credit score is 630 due to being close to our limits and medical bills in collections.
Who can I contact that could work with me in buying a Condo?.?
I live in apartments on Pleasantdale Road and I like the Tucker area my credit is not the best but my rental history for 4 years is perfect. I am interested in buying a 2 -3 BR Condo. who can I contact…
A few questions from an Interested first time home buyer
I am interested in the house on 6218 North Mascher Street. I have enough saved for the down-payment, I however, have absolutely no credit history. Can someone give me advice on how to quickly obtain good…
Looking to buy a home
My husband and I are looking to buy our first home. I know it's a long shot but is there anything we could get for $3000 down and $400 monthly?
I am in another state. I want to relocate to OC. I can pay cash. Would a Park Manager approve someone from another state to buy in his/her park?
The plan is for myself or my wife to live at the new property and find work while the other one stays at the current job to support the land lease. After findin work in CA, the other spouse will then move…
2nd morgage fees to be pay by buyer?
Hello, I'm buying a short sale condo. We offered $55 and the bank's appraisal came back at $57k so we had to increase it. But now they (seller's realtor) are saying we have to pay for the…
How high is the roof from the bedroom floors?
I need to know how many feet from the ground to the roof?
My fiance and I put in an offer on a Short Sale and the offer was accepted and signed by the sellers. We
thought we've been waiting over a month to hear from the bank, but the seller's realtor just contacted us and said one of the sellers has not provided the bank with some needed paperwork. I thought that…
Okay so here is my case.
I will be moving to Charlotte, NC maybe next year. My Experian: 648, Transunion: 658, and Equifax: is 638. I am renting an apartment at the moment. I have out 1 credit card open, $6,500 in student loans(deferred),…
Buyer on my house was not able to get loan, she did not declare one of her assests. We had on the 7th first closing date, then the 21st, the 19th I ga
I gave her Demand of closing escrow, have not heard from the buyer as yet. Brokers wants me to continue until she gets a new loan. I want to cancel the sale, I have moved out of my house as per the request…
Self employed w/large home office (40%)of my rent, utilities. This lowers my AGI on tax return. How does that AGI effect my chances for home loan?
I pay 2300/mo.for rent. I'm a dog trainer and need a large back yard. The land is 9400 sq ft, and the house is only 1119 sq.ft. Because my "home office" is the large back yard and 2 rooms…
Which neighborhood should we live in in Charlotte, NC?
Relocating from NYC looking for at least 2750 sq ft max $600k in a great school district. Would love a walkable neighborhood- Dilworth seems close to right but just out of range price-wise. Commuting to…
Im looking for a private mortgage loan. I was turned away by the bank because of work history .
I have 20-30% to put down. I just need someone Willing to work with me. Can someone help me please?
I need to know how to tell buyers how to get a 100% loan on the property I am selling
I have a nice home I am going to sell under 100,00 and I need to find loaning institutions so that I can help my potential buyers
Condo Under 200K (cash purchase) or more with loan in Chicago
I have been searching and got advice once which were unfortunately not helping enough so I ask differently. Here was my criteria in order of importance: General: - Safety - able to walk from the…
Does anyone what the craim rate is in Sierra Vista and how much are state taxes for seniors?
We are planning to move there as soon as we sell our house in the DFW area
Hi, i am Anthony. I am a frequent (oversea) visitor to Queens, NY but most of the time i stayed in Charlotte, NC hotels.
Recently i saw a coop unit for sale in Queens Blvd and I plan to purchase in cash. What are the procedures and are there any conditions impose on foreigners ? For cash purchase what are all the cost involved…
I have submitted my board application for a co-op. They already cashed the move in deposit which is refundable.Why would they cash this check now?
I have submitted my board application to purchase a co-op in Queens. They have already cashed most of the checks associated with the fees, but they also cashed the move in deposit which is refundable in…
My Daughter wants to buy a foreclosure home with 4.4 acres
and she and her husband are first time buyers with her having most of the credit history but he has the income. Will they be able to find a mortgage company to help them finance. This is priced way below…
Is it normal for the bank (Chase) to do a HUD 1 first before accepting an offer on a short sale?
I made an offer on a short sale 4 weeks ago. To date no response from the listing agent regarding whether or not my offer has been accepted. My agent just notified me that the bank (Chase) or company…
For a single family house in Brooklyn NY, 11234 with a final sale price of $305,000. What is lowest one could expect to pay in closing cost?
The cheapest quote i have gotten so far is $11,000. This is for a 30 yr fixed loan with a interest rate of 3.375. Downpayment is 5% equaling about $16,000. I would like to know if there may be better deals…
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After signing the contractor draw request form on my 203k loan, do I have any recourse?
If I find out on the back-end that some off the work described in the HUD scope of work was never done and/or was done poorly and some of it not to code. If both I and the HUD consultant signed off on…
thinking of new construction in Worcester, Pa with Propane. How is price and efficiency, would be 1st time using propane instead of natural gas?
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Is this home still for sale?
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At what point in the process should a GA real estate agent ask a buyer to sign an exclusive buyer brokerage agreement?
I was not presented with an agreement until I was actually signing an offer on a home. I had no idea what it was, and had been viewing homes through my agent for two months prior. I feel like there is…
The Robo-Signing Fraud is resulting in criminal prosecution. Will the banks stop foreclosures and do more short sales?
More Notaries have been arr4ested in Robo-Signing Fraud. Almost all foreclosure auction from 2005 to 2010 could be challanged legally
Is a detached single family home possible anywhere in the western half of San Diego county for around 200,000 give or take a little?
My only requirements are that it is in a safe enough neighborhood for a single woman, is in livable condition, has some kind of a back yard, and doesn't involve HOA or community fees. It could need some…
I need to know who the realtor is selling home at 725 fricks ln.,rossville,ga
I want to know who is selling the house? whose name is on the deed?
Why Can't I Buy HomePath Property with FHA 203K?
I just put an offer in for a HomePath property listing FHA 203k as the financing option we elected to go with (it needs work) - the listing agent came back to us saying the offer is accepted if we went…
I have a house I would like to purchase and pay in full I was just wondering what the protocol for doing this is?
I really don't want to use a lawyer and the owner has already paid the taxes for the year. I would like to know what I need to do?
How do I buy a house with poor credit?
Really want to buy a house within a year. My credit is low (currently working on it) and I was looking into fha loans. When i see the houses for sale on this website the estimated payments are way lower…
Rosie ans Luis home buyers dallas, tx...my husband and I are looking to buy our first home. My husband doesnt have that great of a credit score, last
time we checked his score was at 540 and my score was at 630. My husband has a good amount of income coming in and I am a stay at home mom. My question is how or what is it that we can do to get approved…
When is this damaged foreclosure going to list?
I am interested in a home that went into foreclosure in February 2012. It is now August 2012, and the home still isn't listed. I'm guessing it has something to do with the fact that some crack heads broke…
Who knows a good realtor for investors in Honolulu?
I'm an investor from Oregon visiting the last week of the month and would like to look at some properties. I'm a cashflow investor and primarily invest in ares with high cap rates, but have seen…
what is the pet policy-I have a 10 pound Havanese?
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Does anyone know why there are a bunch of coops selling out in the same area in mill basin? I am interested in purchasing but it's making me nervous.
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What is the Median list price in March for homes in Kamuela, Hawaii?
The median list price in March for single family homes in Kamuela is $464,950. The list prices increased by 3.55% from the previous month. The price per square foot for listings in this area is $293.…
Interested in multiple listings...
I am interested in several properties in Akron, OH. Most are listed with a different real estate company. Do I have to contact each company individually for each listing? Or can one company/person help…
Assigned School District for Irvine Business Complex
Hi, I have been looking at condos in the Watermarke Community, and saw that it is listed under SAUSD. Can someone confirm? Thanks, Michael
Which bank I can get the pre-approve?
I'm new immigrant in Irvine and want to get mortgages pre-approve. I don't have enough credit scores. But I have plenty of down payment money in US bank even for 40% payment. Which bank expect HSBC I can…
Is the Carruth Condos in Dorchester MA worth looking into?
I have viewed their model and like the quality of there interiors and proximity to the city center. I am looking to spend $275k or less and these are by far the most value per sq. ft. My concerns are…
Does anyone live in Bridgeland, if yes how long and is the value seeing any appreciation? How safe is the cmmty and school system there?
We just moved to Houston and are seriously considering Bridgeland as a community. Would like to know how good is the community there as we heard the original promoter had filed for bankruptcy. Some builders…
Any new construction with larger lots?
My husband and I are looking for our new home in the Cypress area. We were looking at new communities (we are very apprehensive of buying a home only to start spending money in repairs), but it's frustrating…
I like the charm of the older condos in Merrill Palmer and the Albert Kahn, but can't find something like
this on the water with pool and/or workout facilities, like Harbortown/Windward Court. Do you have any condo properties that combine these two qualities?
I WOULD LIKE TO BUY A HOME IN THE UNIVERSITY DIST OR GOLF AREA
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How do I find the seller for the property at 155 Neita Drive 28147?
I saw a property that I would like to buy. It in 155 Neita Dr. I think it is a bank owned property. I need more information please.
what does active contingent mean?
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Orinda or Lafayette for tight-knit, family-friendly community and excellent schools?
I need HONEST input on whether Orinda or Lafayette would be better for us. Our top priorities are (1) tight-knit, family-friendly community where kids play with neighbors and grow up with each other (I…
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