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Why are there no comps for this property?
I've been looking at the comparable property section on many homes in the last couple of days and the listing I'm looking at now doesn't show that section. Why?
I'm looking to buy a house in Albuquerque and I've been told to stay away from the SW side of town due to poor housing quality. Is this accurate?
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What's the cheapest way to refinance from FHA to VA?
I made a home purchase using FHA since I was unable to meet VA occupancy requirements. Now, however, I will be moving back stateside and able to occupy my home personally, which is why I want to refinance…
Why are so many people moving out of North Olmsted?
I have recently seen quite a few homes for sale in North Olmsted and was wondering why would people want to move from such a nice area.
As tenants in a unit of a 3 unit building that has recently been put up for sale, I am interested in buying. Where to start?
My husband and I have lived in an apartment for ~10 years in SF. The building isn't listed until next week or so, but it is up for sale. The price is within, but at the top end of what we can comfortably…
How can I find out about 309 Lincoln Ave South Cherry Hill, NJ --we want to know more more more about?
anything about the area, neighbors, life, convenience, negatives before making offer and does anyone know the ins and outs. We are very curious to know more about how it is to live in that area where people…
Any input about the park palace, garden state park property in cherry hill?
We are planning to buy a property in park palace, garden state park, cherry hill. Townhouses ranging from 380-450 K . The price is on the high end for 2100-2700 sq feet area. Please advice.
Is Brookland Park a high crime area. I notice the houses in this area and Highland Park are dirt cheap. What is the reason why?
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I'm inquiring about a home I saw advirtsed in the Good news.
secluded 10 acres, 4 bed, 2 baths, pond, insulated shop
How can I find out who owns a property?
No one lives in it for over a year now.
Renting a home in Hurst, Euless, Bedford
Is there anyone out there who is willing to help me find a home to rent in the Hurst/Euless/Bedford area? I've called several listing agents and have been unable to get a call back. Thanks.
Looking for CA lender that can lend with the following issues:
* Current CAIVRs claim (HUD rep indicated I fell into exception process (HUD 4155.1 4.A.7.e (Divorce) and I am eligible for an FHA loan) * Low FICO (
My husband and me are looking to buy a property in Lancaster Ca up to 100,000$. Are there available properties?
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Differences between West Windsor, Plainsboro, & East Windsor?
Plainsboro area has excellent schools and may be a good relocation option for us. I see lots of gorgeous homes in East Windsor and Im wondering what the difference is? Are the taxes higher in East Windsor…
How much are the Homeowners dues, and do they allow pets?
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Relocating to Austin. Husband is a pilot we can be as far as 3 hours from the Austin airport but we would prefer to be no more than an hour.
We are looking for a home minimum 4bed 2 bath 2,800 square foot home on at least 2 acres. We would like to be nestled in the woods near water. I love to garden and raise chickens. I am relocating from…
Relocating to Atlanta
Family relocating to Atlanta. The areas I was looking at was college park, cascades and Decatur. I hear good things about Decatur but hear negative things about college park but they have nice homes. We…
I am in a spot I need to move within a month. I need to get a mortgage fast have bad credit. Is there anybody out there that can help me.?
Family problems my brother is kicking me and my family out of my dad's home. He has even gone as far as going to court. We are trying to raise our credit score, but don't have any more time. Where can…
I was wondering who the builders were if I am right I believe they are the same builders of my home not far in the Visage area
The homes in the Visage division are have same problems as mentioned about Northgate Tiara
I'm looking at this house and I need more information about it?
6504 Diamond Hitch Dr Colorado Springs, CO 80923 5 bed / 3 full bath 2,613 sqft Single-Family Home
Is anyone familiar w/ the Rancho Estates area? Frank Sinatra & DaVall. Is it a good overall location?
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Good Faith Deposit Refund
We recenltly put a contract in on a house in Balitmore. When we had the inspection, we took the results and asked the sellers to fix certain items. The sellers refused. Because of this, we withdrew…
Potential Impact of Planned Roadway through Complex on Home Prices.
Hello all. I'm an investor and am considering the purchase of a townhouse in the Walnut Creek complex (Area 1-4). The price is competitive but the listing states "Planned Mallard Creek Widening. Planned…
What if you offer more for a short sale home than the appraisal comes in as? Unfortunately, we trusted our agents?
What if you offer more for a short sale home than the appraisal comes in as? Unfortunately, we trusted our agents recommend offer without an appraisal contingency which she also recommended. After research,…
Short Sale - actual selling price vs listing price
I know that the lenders all have to accept the short sale price before the offer can be accepted. However, while I have seen many short sales go to "pending" from active, I don't know what offers were…
Having more than one buyer agent increases chance to get a better house faster?
I am a first time serious home buyer and having this question often lately. What about having more than one buyer agent? Isn't that help me find a house faster? Each agent may have more than one buyers…
Do all fha 203b loans include repair escrow?
We were approved for an fha 203b but i can't seem to figure out if that includes the repair escrow
My daughter is securing a FHA loan. I gave her a monetary gift (small) and loan mgr wants letter with MY acct #,stating I had Suff funds to do OK??
this letter must be on Bank of America letterhead and banker must write that I had sufficient funds to give this gift? Is this right??
I am looking for a l;akefront home on the Yough River lake. Is there a local agent that someone can recommend?
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Is this property available to rent?
-- This question was asked from this property: http://www.trulia.com/property/3044447533-1276-N-High-St-Columbus-OH-43201
First Time Home Buyer w/ 800 FICO score & 140K Annual salary but only 5% downpayment
Hello..I am first time home buyer with 800 FICO score, 140K salary. I am looking for a Townhouse in Fairfax, Herndon area for around 450,000. I can only make 5% downpayment. Can you please suggest what…
What are important criteria on buyer list this year? What sort of homes sell for a big premium over asking?
Hi, as Spring Real Estate market heats up, from the perspective of a homeowner who is considering remodel for sale, what features/criteria do buyers have for which they are ready to get into crazy bidding…
Interested in a model home in GVR that is not yet on the market. Builder has advised that I should just keep in close contact with the sales
rep's... Is there a way to know when the model homes will be put on the market? Is it okay for me to keep in contact with the builder OR should I get a buyer's agent to help me even though I…
Calosa: want to buy a house
Hello, I want to know if we can purchase a home, income ;5,000, before taxes, credit:630, no bankruptcy, how much possibilities do we have? And how much down payment? We are first time home buyers.
My husband and I and our 2 kids ages 6 and 7 will be relocating from Texas to Irmo, SC or Columbia within 1-2 months. We know nothing about the area
so we want to lease first to make sure we like it. We are looking to lease a 4-5 bedroom house (min 3800 sq ft) in a nice newer neighborhood. We want to be super close to good restuarants,shopping, etc…
Buyers remorse. I made a hasty purchase in 2011Should I update the kitchen and add the fence or try to sell the property without these features?
After searching for a home for about a year and half I was very frustrated and with the school year fast approaching a bought the wrong house. The inside of the house is fine is just that the street is…
Who bought the house at 19390 W 122nd St Olathe, KS 66061?
I wanted to offer to buy it for even more then they paid,or if any one knows of similiar properties please let me know.
I won a bid at a sheriffs sale on what I thought was a house and I shortly realized I only purchased a 2nd Mortgage.
I gave the earnest money and now want to get out of the deal. Any advice HELP?
Our property taxes keep going up until our house payment is now close to more than we can pay. Refinance or to sell it to lower payments?
We have never been late on a house payment in the entire time we have lived here. We are at 6% right now, but our credit isn't the best, but far from being considered risky.
I hears there is a foreclosure on oriole st in chestnut ridge can you provide details as I am interested on purchasing on that street
I heard there is a foreclosure on oriole st in chestnut ridge can you provide details as I am interested in purchasing on that street
We recently sold a house that my father-in-law cosigned with us for. We bought a new house a month ago and I
was wondering if we might qualify for the tax credit since our last home had a cosigner with it?
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