Escrow Holdback versus Prior to Closing
We're purchasing a REO which needs to have french drains installed. The lender is talking about having the loan proceed with moving this activity to prior to closing versus escrow holdback. Which is better
Buying home without 2 year W2
We both have 700 credit score. We have 20% down payment. My husband have W2 for the past 2 years but he is having a hard time getting a job after he get out of Military. I didn't have W2 for the past
Interpretation of FLA law
It my interpretation of FLA law that we (I am older than 55 and my wife is younger than 55) could buy in a 55 community and if I die my wife could continue to live in the community even though she is
1bdr condo in BK
Looking for a condo in BK (Sheepshead Bay, Gravesend, Brighton Beach preferred) min 600 sq ft, 1bedroom, around 230-290K. is it possible?
Buying a renter occupied home
I am looking at buying a home currently occupied by renters. I want the home for myself. There is no real estate agent involved. My bank told me to write up a sales agreement stipulating that we agree
Suggestions for reading to educate myself?
I am interested in hearing suggestions for reading to build up my knowledge base in the real estate arena. Specifically re: first time home buying and eventual investmentproperty purchases...
I currently am renting a property that is going to be up for auction on July 3rd. I am very interested in possibly trying to purchase the property. I'm a first time home buyer and don't know
Current Interest Rate
I am working on closing escrow. The lender let me know that the current interest rate is 5%. I am putting down 5% and I am getting an interest rate of 5%, seems too high. My credit is excellent my husbands
What does it take to buy a home in Florida?
I'm a potential first time home buyer in Brooklyn, NY. I'm interested in moving to Florida (possibly the Jacksonville area near the beaches). I have been researching online, and I want to know
Need ALL THE help I can get "First time buyer"
Mid thirties couple looking to buy a new home. Looking to move in Oct 2012. We are both working on our credit. Currently mine is 620 with 3 accounts in good standing and 3 negative accounts that are paid