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Is it too old? Houses older than my grandfather? Electrical, plumbing? Resale?
I can see replacing a lead pipe to house but are there nightmares from old cast steel sewer draining in walls and do outlets have proper natural and grounds? -- This question was asked from this property:…
How do people actually find a house to buy? help me figure this out because I'm losing my mind.
I have been house shopping for going on 3 years. I have used multiple real-estate agents from multiple agencies in my area. I am very clear with the agents on what I am looking for. Then, nothing but radio…
Can anyone help me with a commercial loan for a NRA?
I'm a non-resident alien. I own 6 properties in the USA (with no mortgage). I want to buy a 10 unit property in Vegas for 250K. I can pay 150K cash, so I need to borrow 100K. I only need a one year loan…
We have good credit can we buy a house with 10% down instead of 20%
We have a paid for house we have been unable to sell but would like to rent out and buy another home..
Been trying to buy a short sale property since August. Closing date keeps getting pushed back. Anything we can do?
Sellers have excepted my contract and I have paid my $1000.00 to lock it in. Every time we get close to closing, they push it back. Sellers agent says banks have approved, but will not show us paper on…
We have been trying to get an offer accepted on a Temecula, Murrieta, or close by surrounding areas now for about a year. We have a pre-approved
conventional loan that can close on a deal quickly, a 20 to 25% down, possibly a bit higher if necessary , we have cash in the bank , proof of funds, good credit score, over 700 and great credit history.…
Looking for a Lender ASAP, Irving Park, 90K
Here is the problem with the condo Im trying to purchase..it has an ongoing leitigation. I have exellent credit, pre-approved but because of the litigation my bank refuses to finance this condo. The…
I am an 83 yrs old female. My daughter of 43 yrs lives with me. We have a cat who is part of the family. Looking for an apartment.
We need to downsize from 1,400 sq. ft. to no less than 950 sf. Our credit ratings are good, but our income is lacking. We need to live in a 25-30 mile radius of White Plains, NY. Can you suggest an…
I am interested in purchasing a condo in the Vegas area, what are the advantages and disadvantages of a foreclosure?
also would like a safe area close to strip, or on bus route as will not have a vehicle.am a single women looking for a place for our winter months,I plan on retireing in a year or two and probably would…
Trying to find a place with bearable commute to North Brun. Price range upto 500000. Please advise. Concerns: good school districts, want newer homes
I am looking for a single family (hopefully) within that range. I loved Robbinsville Washington Sq. houses - but worried about their resale capacity. I am liking Robbinsville a lot but not sure.
1075 Market street
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Price range questions!
Even before i get pre-approved, are there any tips to looking for a price range? I look at the estimated monthly payments and they're cheaper than rent!
Real Estate Referral Fees
I'm a real estate agent and have given and received out-of-state referrals. However, can I receive a referral fee if I refer myself to another out-of-state agent? We are looking to relocate to another…
Investment property in Palmdale
I am looking at the possibility of buying rental/investment property in Palmdale/Lancaster area. My concern is that the price has already gone up substantially in the past year. Also, I am concerned about…
We have a 3020 sq. ft. house, built in1998. We were asking 236,000 for it. Have a cash offer for 234,500. The appraisal came back at 230,000. The
buyer wants it for 230,000 or they said they would walk. Other houses with less square footage went for a lot higher price. What should we do? We just put in 8000.00 in the kitchen. Granite countertops…
As a short sale buyer, what are the implications of no signed contract with the owner?
We have made an offer on a short sale and the home owner has verbally approved it but does not want to sign a contract with us. We are uncomfortable with this because it seems like the could accept other…
I need help with obtaining an fha loan!
I am currently working as a registered nurse and have a lot of student loan debt. I dont have the best credit score, but was told for fha that a lot of my student loans will not count if they are on time…
What is the average cost to build a house per square foot in Castaic CA 91384?
I own two lots in Castaic CA 91384I am thinking to build homes on them but I have no idea what would cost me to build. I need a contractor to look at these lots and give me an exact figure. Please contact…
What is the cost per square foot to build a house in Castaic CA 91384?
I own two lots in Castaic CA 91384I am thinking to build homes on them but I have no idea what would cost me to build. I need a contractor to look at these lots and give me an exact figure. Please contact…
Do you have to be 55 to buy a house in Sun City Center FL.?
I am planning on coming down in October to visit Sun City Center FL. I am 52 and wanted to know if I could buy something now.
can i still get my earnest money deposit back even i have removed loan contingency before the lender denies my loan?
lender kept saying it was going to fund but need more time and finally the loan did not get approved.
How to buy in Florida 2nd home or investment?
We are 2 years from retirement.. We live in Colorado and buying our home here.. We want to move to Florida during the winter months.. Our heads are spinning because we're not sure how to go about…
I am a Retired Military guy and a truck driver. I own my own truck and I am a 1099 type. I have VA benifits, and a credit score in the 700's but can't
get a mortgage because of the 1099 and the allowable deductions I can take as a truck owner. I have a military retirement also. Any advice ? How about a Lease to Own option or owner financing? Help!
can someone recommend a competent but hungry realtor w/ lots of time & patience for a picky client? $240000 max, boca area. 3 /2 single family
I'm most interested in short sales or foreclosures so if your realtor was good at sending those to you as soon as they came on market please give me their info. Those seem to be the best deals but they…
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626 Ovington Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11219
How much money should be put down at contract on an offer of $465K? I'm serious about my offer, but nervous about escrow limbo if the deal
sours. We're on Long Island, NY and we've heard varying numbers from friends and relatives - from 1% to 10 % of the purchase price. We are serious about our offer, plan on putting more than…
i updated my property information to be factual, however I noticed that Trulia doesn't actually update the information, conflicting info remains
Do you need the county to update their records and feed the bots in order for my property to be fairly reflected on your site?
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