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Why wouldn't a homepath refinance eligible home not be able to be financed through homepath? I am in Cincinnati and cannot get anyone to put an
offer Why will no one do a 203k or homepath refi loan for me? I'm looking for a agent and lender....
Can a refinance be done on sibling buyout if sibling is the Executor?
My sister and I inherited our deceased parent’s paid off home. My sister is the Executor of the will. I would like to buy out my sister’s portion of the house. I am told by a lender that…
Do monthly payments include taxes and insurance?
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Can I withdraw from this short sale without the sellers approval?
I've been involved in a short sale for 5 months now. I've signed four extensions to the P&S with the current one expiring in three weeks. We've had a very difficult time from the beginning getting updates…
what does back up pending mean?
looking at a short sale house and it reads back up pending on the statis list
Can somebody help me out here on trulia.?
I'm desperate... We're looking for a contract for deed or lease option home purchase in the Fergus Falls, Minnesota area.
need a great home rental agent
we own 3 homes due to economy and are not purchasing anymore at present. need to find great home rental agent to help us find a home in naperville
What's the best way to get financing for rural land?
I'm also looking at houses (USDA) in a specific rural area of Georgia due to some family related issues (care), but am wondering too if there are any programs to buy smaller tracts of land (10-15 acres)…
Can I purchase a $45k home NOW with possible funds required for repairs, similar to a 203K? Combined income is $95K & we have 25% to put down.
1 party has a chapter 13 (over in 5 months); the other a foreclosure due to divorce (4 yrs ago). Please advise on the finance options? I have a home worth the low $200K before the housing crisis. Unsure…
mortgage questions
I am looking for a lender in or around indian River Michigan. I do have 2 judgements on my credit. One will be payed off and the other, which is a hospital bill will be payed down to around $900, they…
First time home buyer needing assistance with closing costs in 15642 area code. Seeing if anyone knows of any programs i might have missed.
I am a first time home buyer looking to buy a duplex with a FHA loan that i am already pre approved for. I am going to occupy one side and rent the other. I have found a duplex and have the 3.5% down payment…
Americans Showing More Desire to Buy
The percentage of U.S. residents who say owning a home is an essential part of the American dream has hit a three-year high, reaching 79 percent, according to the CNBC-All-America Economic Survey. What’s…
Can foreign nationals (with B-2 tourist visa) get mortgages or home loans in the US?
I am an international student in the US with F-1 visa. My dad lives and works in Turkey and he has a B-2 tourist visa. We're thinking of buying a house in the US for me to live in during my studies/as…
We have thought about buying a lot in either Ox Bottom or Golden Eagle,I would like some advice on which is the nicer area.
How hard is it to get a loan to build a home?We really don't no how much a 3000sq foot house is to build,I am just spit balling this idea I have seen some good deals in Ox Bottom but to fix a house up…
Which condos and/or townhomes have direct view of gulf?
This would have to be quiet and allow small dogs. The price range would be $200-$350K. The location could be Sarasota, Fort Meyers or possibly St. Pete beach area.
what school district is 173 wild turkey lane in?
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Hello realtors! My husband and I are trying to buy our first house, which happens to be a great deal on a short sale. We've made an offer for
10,000 over the bank approved listed short sale price, and have agreed to pay closing costs. Our realtor has spoken to the sellers' realtor, they have accepted our offer. Now we just have to wait…
Is it normal for a price to go up on a house, right after you ask for more information on it?
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I'm a single female first-time home buyer looking for a $110-115k townhome with an easy commute to RTP. Any suggestions on good neighborhoods for me?
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vacant land
within 15 miles of 91401
I completed a short sale of our condo back on May 20th, 2011 and we would like to buy again.
My credit is around 750 and I have 20 % for down payment do I need to wait til 2 year anniversary (5-20-13) to date before I attempt pre-approval process? Or can I get pre-approval now?
What are the prospects for the neighborhoods to the East of Payne Park?
To an outsider, they seem like a good location - walking distance to downtown, the park(s) and a lot more, close to everything - but I see really low housing prices and mostly foreclosures. Could a local…
Any accountants or lawyers that deal directly with Canadians and can help me?
Hi there I've just finished a trip down to Miami and looking to potentially buy a condo in the next few months. I'm Canadian and I know there are lots of little details regarding taxes, IRS, etc that I…
Why is it real estate agents dont respond/call back/acknowledge to full price offers?
Is it because of the low commissions? -- This question was asked from this property: http://www.trulia.com/property/3106801759-1584-S-Parent-Ave-Westland-MI-48186
I will be 2 years out of my bankruptcy in Feb. I have a credit score of 690. I want to purchase a home next year. Will I need 20% down?
I've been in the same field for over 6 years. However, I just started a new position. Will this hurt my chances for financing?
7945 Old Mill Hill Rd still up for sale
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We currently live in Jersey City and work in NYC. we are looking to move to suburb mid of next year - looking to buy a house.
key decision factors for location are - public school must be top notch, commute intpo NYC should be preferable an hour and place should have decent restaurants and outdoor space. budget is in the 500-750…
Looking for a single family home in a NICE area looking to spend no more than 300,000
My husband is military we are currently in the market to buy a house. We would like to have at least 4 bedrooms 2 baths Single family with 2-car garage any agents willing to help us out let me know :)
why am i so picky '',,my bank approve me 250000 cant find a decent 4 bedroom home...?
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I am looking for a Energy Star rated slingle family home in Lake of Mt. Dora that is up for resale.
I pefer it to be on a lake and don't want to look out back only to see my neighbors house. Prefer the living space to be 2000 ft or more.
Our the mortgage loan is not owned by Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac (also not FHA loan). We would like to know if there is a way to refinance it?
*Our loan rate is 5.125% * we owe $186,000 on the condo *Original loan was for $229,000 in 2006 *We would like to lower our monthly payment in order to qualify for a second home
Purchasing a new/different home
We currently own our home. however, we would like to buy something with a couple of acres. how does one go about selling one home and buying another without paying 2 mortgages or renting?
Greystone Estates in Medford - desirable area and price?
We just looked at the model unit at Greystone Estates. Seems to be a very promising site. However, we're a little bit concerned about why the the units are slow to sell.
How far are any grocery stores or anything from 6006 parkmeadow dr?
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