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Seems like the only new construction in Rockville is Chestnut Lodge off W Montgomery Ave. Any others? Why is pricetag so high?
The Chestnut Lodge houses go for $925k-965k before any upgrades, and do not come with finished basements. I also understand that the property taxes for these homes run close to $12k annually, plus there…
Looking for a Buyer's agent, proven track record, for cash out of state buyer for South Saint Petersburg, Florida.
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What areas should my husband and I consider to buy single family home, that will keep a commute time under an hour besides rockville?
I'm just not seeing what I am looking for in the rockville area-or some of the more familiar areas like arlington, bethesda (So busy!)-but some place where the dollar stretches further-Id like a yard,…
Which electric co provides the service for, 103 Misty Ct Jackson? I have called Snapping Shoals EMC Central Ga EMC City of Jackson
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I want to buy a house but do not like or trust the abilities of the agent that showed me the house. Do I have to use this agent?
I do not want to use the agent that showed me the house I may purchase. I found the house on my own. I called agents in the area and made an appointment to see the house with the first agent to return…
what is the usual price for home inspections incl termites research for an old home?
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I need to commute to Waltham- where should I live if I want a short commute?
I’m moving to Boston but I need to commute to Waltham for work, what neighborhoods should I consider living in if I want a short commute?
I need a mortgage broker that can use Year to date financials for this year and average out on the ratios ( full time student up until last year)
Then self employed, two last full years of tax returns are less than this years income. I dont want to wait until filling next tax return... Anyone... Please give me your info immediately.
How can I pay my property taxes on line?
Do any banks do lease options in my area. Does anyone know which if any.?
I need a 4br but I dont want to pay more than $1000 unless its a lease option, rent to own or something like that. I am working on my credit now but It will take a year for me to fix it to the point of…
Should I sign the financial contingency removal?
I had delays in getting my loan approved in time for the settlement date. My realtor sent an extension but the seller has not signed. I received the loan approval and now the seller wants to get out of…
Is 3202 Thunderbird Ct East, Aurora, IL still on the market?
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Are there any federal or state (AZ) requirements that the banks must honor in a short sale? Aren't there any rules and regs?
I am in month 9 of a "simple" short sale and I can't see the end of this. Simple ui involves 1 buyer and 1 seller, no 2nd or 3rds, and buyer accepted my offer and bank came back and wanted more which…
Moving to the Sequoyah district in Oakland, Ca. Is there a list online of utilities I will need to contact for electricity, cable, phone and police?
I purchased an adorable little condo in the hills, and would appreciate any help/insights you can give on the neighborhood. Is there an alarm company that you like in that area? Also, there don't…
Which, if any, banks in PA provide 80/10/10 Piggybacks today?
For a couple with good credit and low debt-to-income ratio. I am aware of PMI options available, but interest being tax-deductible this seems a good option. Don't see any PA banks mentioning this…
Why does the length of time in escrow vary?
What would be the purpose of having a long escrow? Who benefits?
We are retirees thinking of Yavapai Hills, Prescott. We like the area, and low HOA fees. We would live in the home about 4 years then move to NC.
Do you think prices will come up in YH enough to make a modest profit or should we look elsewhere? Is that a good safe neighborhood? We hope to visit the area this July. Thanks Lisa K.
I live in San Diego California. Been married 3 plus years, my husband has owed the house in question for approx. 7 years.
Only his name is on the loan and title, however I contribute to our household $700.00 a month. What happens if we get a divorce? Can he legally kick me out?
relocating from uk.
Would like to rent near or around HBhigh school or marina for my 14 year old son.looking to rent from 20th december onwards ,can provide references ect, we have 2 well behaved dogs price range from 2,000…
how far for shopping, gas and banks from Abiquiu NM?
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Has anyone bought and sold a BMR in San Mateo County? Good or bad experience? Loose money or make a little?
My broker says BMRs are a bad idea because you could actually lose money at resale after you pay realtor fees. Unfortunately, I don't really make enough to afford a decent market rate place. Any recommendations?
What type of amenities does The Parks of Deer Creek offer?
I am aware that there is a pool and clubhouse but I am wondering if there are any trials for homeowners to walk their dogs and get excerise?
Pocket Listing in Central Austin
Hello Austin's Super Agents, I am looking for a pocket listing in Central Austin. North of Oltorf, south of Research, just west of Mopac and just east of IH 35. We have exhausted all MLS posibilities.…
Would I qualify for a mortgage with a credit score of 753 and $10,000 total for a down payment?
I am a first time home buyer, interested in purchasing a home in NE Philadelphia.
Can we contact selling agent?
I'm so frustrated. we made an offer on a forclosure, it was accepted, the appraisal has been done. Freddie Mac has the repair list. We are due to close in just over a week, we also have a repair addendum…
What is meant when a listing states the seller will not provide termite or survey?
Does this mean the property has termites? I am a potential first time home buyer looking in Lyons, IL.
Would you consider buying a home that has wallpaper in some rooms?
Many new home builders are decorating with wallpaper once again. Often it is difficult to tell that it is actually wallpaper!
Need to rent or rent to own horse property within 35 mile radius of Atlanta ... how to find listings? Looking here, CL, etc.. $1200 max
Frustrated... need to find 5-10 acres ASAP... rent or rent to own ( non traditional financing, just started new job after relocating). Have 5 horses and work in Atlanta. Ideas or links?
I would love to have advices on my 2 bedrooms condo search in Legacy ( E Monroe close to Millennium Park)!
Why are the units not selling fast in that building? Isn't there a rebound in condo market in Chicago downtown this year. I toured the Legacy building and loved the building but not the floor plan…
i need to know what site i need to visit to find new homeowner's name has been effecetd and when will the tax payment be effceted by me
i just bought a house on Ira st sw fulton atlanta and need to know what site i need to visit to find new homeowner's name has been effecetd and when will the tax payment be effceted by me
Question on primary resident.
I am stationed in Japan and I have 3 years before I retire. Can I apply for primary resident loan or will I have to apply for an investment loan even though I will not be renting the property. My mom…
I currently have a home with a equity loan on it at a 5% rate. I can refinance this for a lower rate but, we want to buy another house and rent this.
Should I refinance before getting a loan for a new house or should I just leave it alone until we have been pre approved for a new home loan?
Job offer in Oahu, considering relocation. But, financing a home purchase is tricky. Any 100% finance options?
Annual income $90k, budget up to 425-450k comfortably. I have very little savings for a down payment right now, so bad timing. I'm a first time home buyer. Renting is out of the question. Are there…
If you buy a lot in waterway palms now, but build later do you pay a HOA monthly until you build?
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My husband and I are looking to buy a family home in Bellevue/Kirkland/Redmond. Can you recommend some neighborhoods for a $800k budget?
We are looking for a good school district, with easy access highways that would be a good as an investment and primary home. Also, what types of mortgages, if any, are available for foreigners (we are…
Where can I find information on the subdivsion boundries on north padre island? I am very interested in building requirements for the subdivisions.
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considering offer on house in Ft Myers Florida,how do I determine comps
Location is 2115 Pineview Rd Fort Myers, FL 33901
how can a house be for sale if the illiana corridor will effect it?
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What's the lot size on 1217 West Warbler Street, Salt Lake City UT 84123.?
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Should we stay put or rent and buy a bigger house?
We currently have a 3 BR house and like the neighborhood and have great friends in the neighborhood. We were thinking of renting out this house and buying a bigger one (dream house) in a different neighborhood.…
Lease option or owner will carry home in las Vegas wanted !
Hello I'm looking for a 4 bedroom home!100-200 k! No pool! 2500 sq ft Any Realtor who will help me leave your number below thank you
i am a forener with a cash 420.000$. i want to buy an apartment in New York but i am not familiar with all that property types.
I d like to know if there are legal hitches for a forener to buy some types of proprties.
My median credit score is 610, how can I get my credit to 640 so I can apply for a mortgage?
I have literally paid off all debts on my credit report, and now have 2 credit cards, am auth user on 2 additional. I am trying to keep usage low. No other debt, no car loans etc. Is there anything else…
need a loan just moved here from orlando fl to irving tx
layed off for 2 years found a job last year sold most everthing i have to get here please help
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