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Value of homes in Murphy decreasing?
I looked at the assessed value of the homes built in Murphy in 2003 and later. Every year, the assessed value of the home is decreasing. Is it because so many homes are built in that area? If that trend…
We are looking to buy a house for the 1st time. Below are some of the criteria we have come up with. Can we please get some guidance.?
1. Good School district. Close to A Public schools 2. Good Neighborhood 3. 3 Bed 4. 1700 Sq Ft 5. Budget - upto $200K 6. Easy commute to Airport (within 30 mins) 7. Ft Lauderdale or nearby areas 8.…
Is it typical for buyers to have to pay a difference in commission?
We have been emailing with an agent who has asked us to sign a contract. In that contract, we are responsible for compensating her for any difference between the 3% commission and what the offered commission…
Why have I not received any response after I follow through with my interest on buying one of the properties on Trulia's site? Here I am in a position
Why have I not received any response after I follow through with my interest on buying one of the properties on Trulia's site? Here I am in a position to buy a house and not one single realtor/agent has…
12011 Tweed Lane..any info?
I am looking to buy a SFH in Bowie, and i have been looking online. Does anybody have any info on 12011 Tweed lane Bowie ? and why it has been on the market for so long seeing that its not a bad looking…
Can anyone tell me what happens after the bank does a BPO?
What if the BPO is a lot lower than my offer?
After reading a bit today about loans, it appears that are FHA loans out there for people with Bad Credit. Yes, I am a product of this economy.
Have had great credit until 9 years ago. Now, I have just been awarded a past due settlement which gives me a nice down payment for a home. My monthly payments will go on until death, so I am covered…
Will checking overdrafts cause my home loan to be denied?
I had this bright idea a few months ago to start a budget. I created reserve accounts where I allocate money for bills each week - then transfer the money over when the bill is due. Well, a few times,…
When should we start looking to buy if I can't move until the end of June?
When should we start looking for a place? We see several that might be a good fit now. Also, I have to rent my condo to buy. Any suggestions about how to proceed?
are there any banks in lehigh acres or do you have to drive to ft myers?
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current homepath minimum credit score
Have a credit score of 645 and LTV of approx 85%
Credit rating average 530. I have 20K to use as down payment. Home is 50K..is there a loan me? Credit hit hard - ex abandoned 3 kids/me.
And if home were 61K same down payment? SINGLE MOTHER of 3, $2,400/month. NEED LOAN!!! -- This question was asked from this property: http://www.trulia.com/property/1090695703-506-Whistlestop-Dr-Woodstock-GA-30189
can i get a fha loan with 4% down and a credit score of 650?
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Is zip 32210 in Jacksonville not safe. thanks.
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Can you supply data MLS sheet?
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23 Offers On A House!
I offered $24,000 over list price. What are my chances with 22 other offers on the table? This is an REO.
FHA and buying home
Thank you for all responses!! can you use FHA loans for a foreclosure homes?
Advise how to select Title Company & get Title Insurance as well
I have put an offer on a short sale investment property in Twin cities, MN which might get accepted. Please advise how to select a Title Company, questions to ask and also get Title insurance.
Can anyone help with buying a cheaper home and financing in Saint Paul?
I'm currently active duty in Afghanistan, but my wife is staying in the Saint Paul area with her parents. Home is Virginia, but we may consider moving to Minnesota in a few years. I've been thinking about…
If I never applied for a loan, am I still responsible for the appraiser?
I was only pre-qualified for a loan when I signed a contract for a house, lost my $1,000 down payment after cancelling the contract due to a financial issue, yet now my realtor is charging me an extra…
can a bedroom not have a ceiling/?
I want to turn a one bedroom loft into a two bedroom loft. It has 40' ceiling and the second level is 12' above finished floor. The bedrooms will be located on the second level. Can I build 12' dividing…
looking for a house with a pool if possible under 200,000. 4 bedrooms and also if there is a house not in restricted area. Thanks
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CA Broker looking to purchase 4 plex's in Phoenix area
Just like my headline says, I am looking to buy an investment property this Spring. I am looking to work with someone with experience that can help me out with my purchase. If you meet these requirements,…
Should an offer be closer to the Assesment or to the asking price?
what is the relationship between the assesment and the asking price? Sometimes the Assesment is a lot lower than the asking price or the other way around.
Hackberry foreclosure homes for sale. How can I get one. What Is the Process. Can any Home Buyer buy one?
I saw that there is a house in hackberry On clear spring south drive and states its For sale, anyone know anything about it? I didn't see a for Sale Sign When looking for it....
Can a non-American resident, employed by the United Nations, buy a coop property? Thanks.
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How do I report a real estate agent?
We have opened escrow on a short sale, and have had the appraisal done, and we were present this weekend for a home inspection. Today, my husband got a call from our lender telling him that the sellers…
How busy/noisy is Boswell Blvd. by the Rec Center?
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A agent has told me I must come in the office to pay 275.00 before agent shows me a list of three condos Ive found in lakewood, Is this normal?
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acreage listed on mls listing 9057497 is wrong,,its 0.86 not 86.0 acres get it right if your going to post these sales
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looking to purchase a home with 10 - 20 acres on a rent to own plan if anyone has anything and are interested please buzz me.
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Thinking of purchasing mobile/manufactured home. Any thoughts. It appears to be more affordable for me. Any thoughts?
-- This question was asked from this property: http://www.trulia.com/property/3057937612-61-Wood-Hollow-Dr-Harleysville-PA-19438
If a buyer makes an offer on a home but fails to deliver the Earnest money, what happens to the contract?
Is the buyer still obligated to purchase the property? Can the seller hold the buyer to the due diligence and financing deadlines? What legal measures exist for the buyer to require that the earnest…
The photos of the house that you have up are not of the house for 215 Williams Rd Tracy City, TN. I know because my family live down that road
-- This question was asked from this property: http://www.trulia.com/property/3094452634-215-Williams-Rd-Tracy-City-TN-37387
212 Clower any info would be great
Price range for the area and any known info dealing with this property
Is there a real estate agent in the Orange County, NY area here that is familiar with rent-to-own or owner financing?
We need 1.5, ideally 2-2.5 years more from now to fully repair our credit to qualify for a good mortgage, however we need to move within the next 6-8 months.
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