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Need to buy tenanted homes in Detroit. Agents please advise.
Budget of up to 25k. Need to buy tenanted single or multi homeproperties in Detroit at the following areas : 1)Grandmont-Rosedale 2)Bagley 3) East english village I have been advised…
What are a buyer's rights when the seller has not completed agreed upon repairs at closing?
We are not in a position to walk away or extend the closing with out losing our mortgage rate lock. Can the seller refuse to make repairs and walk away? What options do we have beyond holding money for…
I filed a Chapter 7 bankruptcy and it has been discharged for over 2yrs. How long do i have to wait before purchasing another property?
I was caught in one of those ARM mortages. I filed Chapter 7 Bankruptcy before the house went into foreclosure . However , it was labeled as Pre-foreclosure.
what is the best way to leave my condo to a life long friend when i die?
The condo is located in Wesrerville, Ohio which is in Franklin county
Why are the value of Homes in Westbury much lower than the surrounding area?
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I need help with homeowners insurance!
We went under contract on Tuesday. Today I called a broker to get quotes for insurance and was told that nothing was available due to the high risk of wildfires. I then went to Geico and tried to get…
We currently live in PA but are trying to relocate to the Myrtle Beach, SC area. How can a find a realtor who would be willing to help us?
I want to find someone who would be willing to take the time since we are out of state and would be able to get a feel for what we are looking for and perhaps has helped out of state buyers in the past.
Looking for small pet freindly building in Hallandale/Hollywood East..any suggestions??
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appraisal report
to ask for the appraisal report from the old lender to be used by the new lender....would that be requested or actioned by my RE agent or broker?? is that his job, especially if he has a working relationship…
Upload photos of the property I have claimed.
Why aren't my photos (from Postlets) up loaded to Trulia? How doI get them uploaded? Thanks
I have some questions about Monterra @ cooper City and would love for anyone to give some response/advice!
1. How does the Tax / HOA work? I hear its $75, then its a CDD. Need to figure out a cost on a 600k house. 2. What are the schools. I have heard that Monterra might be slid into either Hollywood or Pembroke…
Purchasing a 2-unit building with FHA financing. The second unit was filled during the negotiation process. I must reside in the property within 60-d.
There is a clause in the lease (via management co.) that allows me to terminate. Do I contact HUD right away or an atty? I have a minimum of 90-days notice to give the tenant. And something tells me, this…
How To buy a house in Bay City-MI from Utah?
I am currently looking to buy my first house in Bay City, MI but I'm living in Salt Lake City, UT. I also don't plan to move in right away. Thanks.
HOA Insurance for common building
We are puchasing condo in MV with 3 units in common large building. The HOA is telling us they do not insure the building and each homeowner is responsible for insuring their 1/3 of the building ? Does…
How do I legally terminate a shared well agreement in Oregon? Well is on my property. Real estate developer recently purchased vacant lot next door.
I told him I did not want to share my well. He found the agreement from 8 years ago, which had never been recorded an recorded it 2 weeks ago. There are no water lines run from my well to his property…
Can we get a nice house in a nice neighborhood for $100,000?
We are moving this summer, and want to settle in somewhere nice for our 3 young children. Will we be able to find a place, or can you suggest an apartment area?
Advice on mortgage brokers in the Pittsburgh area and buying a house
I'm in the process of gearing up to potentially buy a home in the next 12 months. My intent is to possibly obtain a FHA loan as I won't have a full 20% down. My scores are exactly in the 640s according…
Looking for serious and dedicated buyer real estate agent.
Ready to buy a home in Ventura City. Looking for serious buyer agent who will be dedicated to the task and help to find what we are looking for.
I'm having trouble getting a mortgage for a condo. How can I offer to the seller that I'd like to buy on land contract?
The appraisal came in a lot lower than the agreed price, so I can't get financing. The seller will pay for another appraisal, hoping that the comps were bad in the first one. I am interested in proposing…
I am looking at making an offer on a foreclosed home....
but I only have 5% to put down at this time. What are my chances of the seller accepting my offer? I have preapproval already and not for an fha loan as well.
renting house is going into foreclosure
I live in goldsboro,nc I am renting a house through a third party the owners of the house is letting the house foreclose, the auction is july 17.I have read that i can give 10 day notice to leave and break…
Can I buy this house?
Hi, I am a first time home buyer wanting to buy this house that is for sale in zip code 10469. It is a B3-2 house (obtained from DOB), but my agent has told me that the seller is using it as a single family…
I recently found a home, signed a sales agreement, put up earnes money then was approved, made my down payment and was told the home was sold
This happened while under contract, is this legal, I have even has the company to find me a home and they tell me there is nothing they can do, and they still have all of my money. Is this legal
Please suggest an excellent property manager
I would like to get some good property managers. Please recommend real good people .
Unethical or not? Only seasoned & knowledgeable agents need answer this one...
I'm under contract to buy a house with an FHA loan. The seller previously sold the home to an FHA buyer three weeks ago, but the deal fell through because the appraisal came back wayyy too low. The FHA…
Buyer received Demand to Close in 3 days but selling agent refuses to provide condition to fund!
My husband and I signed loan docs & have wired our funds to escrow. Later on the same day, we received a Demand to Close in 3 days because we missed original COE. Our lender is ready to fund as soon…
mls listing on my home is only showing on one website which is realtor.com why is it not listed on other web sites like realestate.com or zillo.com?
Also, am taking back up offers & the listing only shows as "active". My agent was told to list as taking back up offers & seems to be resistant to this.
changing lenders, and using the appraisal report
I am changing lenders for reasons I do not need to disclose here. With lender A, I got an appraisal done last month and paid the $400 fee. Lender B wants to use this and has issued the release of it…
Can a bank demand a SECOND appraisal on a nearly-closed short sale after the fact, with the loan docs signed? THEY chose the original appraiser!
I'm a first time home buyer. I'm half a breath away from walking on this deal except for the prospect of losing $10K invested so far in buying this house. I didn't choose the original appraiser;…
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