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How to get mortgage foreigner ?
I have no U.S income, but with my current Kuwait income I am very comfortable to make mortgage payment up to USD 1500/month, or as a second option to pay a lump sum amount of 100K to buy the home. Can…
I have a very nice 1BR co-op on 86th Street that I am about to put on the market and (hopefully)
simultaneously buy a dream 4 bedroom house with my wife in Kew Gardens. 1) Looking for input on feasibility of this, 2) Looking for a fair Kew Gardens realtor to handle, 3) Looking for advice about obtaining…
Need mobile home, handicap accessible in Bastrop for senior citizen. Living on SSD only. $600 or less per month. Please call me! Judy 512-230-4331
I need to move ASAP from where I am now. I am soon to be 64, am disabled and lived on a fixed income. Need a place where I can have peace, quiet and privacy. I make no noise. I cause no trouble. I…
VA loan inspection
We found a home we want to make a offer on but a few things are wrong. Water heater leaked and owners tore open a couple of places in ceiling to repair and didn't repair ceiling after water heater…
I am a buyer going thru a short sale right now and the lender is American Home Mortgage. It's been more than
a month and we have not heard anything from them. The listing agent has left numerous voice mails but could not get hold of anyone to talk to. I know that in a short sale, it may take a while to hear back…
bank is giving me a hard time because I was in a deed before and they question ?? I just don't want to lose my down payment
Everything is done and last minute the underwriter was checking 3 days before closing date that I was in my husband property deed and later removed .
i am a 1st time home buyer looking for a 4bdr 2 bath home. experian score at 724. can some 1 help me out please.?
experian credit score 724,yearly income about 130k,monthly expenses aprox 1500 only revolving credit is a credit card. just payed off my car.i work over seas. -- This question is about this property:…
Abandoned school house on Rt 666 between Tionesta & Kinzua Pa.
is this for sale? please email saydel@zoominternet.net
Mortgage and bankruptcy
Am I able to get a mortgage if I am in the middle of filing bankruptcy, but have at least 10% for a down payment?
Do you have to pay closing costs on a conventional loan for a second home?
We arepurchasing a vacation home. We are putting 10% down. Can I roll the closing costs into a conventional mortgage loan?
If I already own a home (with mortgage), can I buy another home with my fiance?
I own a home in another state (with a small mortgage) but would like to split a downpayment on another home to move in with my fiance (he has qualified for the entire mortgage on his own) but keep the…
Are there any investors that will buy my family a home in Elk Grove and lease option it back to us? We are unable to qualify for a conventional loan
Until we can get our debt:income ratio down after we payoff a car loan. We can afford $1800/mo and put down a reasonable deposit ($7k). Our annual income is $90k and my husband has a 680 credit score.…
Want to buy a home
Ok our situation is last year my husband was out of work for the most part, he would do odd jobs for friends or family to get money for bills, he was working at one company that direct deposited cash in…
Any agents in Buffalo NY region who have worked with out of state investors?
I'm a Canadian living in Toronto, and would like to invest in a rental property in Buffalo region. Anyone who have worked with investors (or Canadian investors specifically)? Any initial suggestions…
Will pregnancy hurt our pre approval?
My husband and I are in the process of trying to buy our first home, we are waiting on appraisal and so close its unnerving. I know that we are on the right track with a good agent and a motivated seller…
Where to buy in JC waterfront?
I'd like to add one (or two) investment properties in JC waterfront area (near exchange place). I'd look to put $50-100K down. I'm looking for 10% rental yield. Should be close to PATH…
We are in a process of buying a Foreclosed home. We just got inspection done
there was not much wrong with the home compare to other foreclosed property. So we decided to ask the bank for $5000 in price reduction from the asking price and extension for another 10 working days…
Can you help me with the difference in resale values of a home?
I am considering buying a side x side sgl fam home, but not sure if the resale value is there as compared to a regular sgl fam home. What are the varaible that play in here? Size, Location, Association…
I need clarification on the closing costs for a cash buyer on new construction. I know there won't be an appraisal fee or lender fees and
charges. What are the other closing cost fees a cash buyer is responsible for? Are there City Transfer Taxes and/or County Transfer Taxes, Title Policy? Are there any closing cost fees typically split…
Should I requset Condo Association Meeting Minutes?
As a condo buyer, I've heard that I should ask to review budget, cash reserves, and meeting minutes to fully understanding how efficiently the condo association runs. It's been like pulling teeth to get…
Why is the homeowners associations dues for condos so high?
I see that 1/3 of the rent goes to these dues. I'm surprised it's so high. I'm looking to buy a condo to lease out but the dues plus the mortgage payment can barely cover the market value…
How to adjust a low appraisal?
We are buying an REO but received a much lower appraisal value. After looking at the appraisal, there were some key things that the appraiser didn't factor into his value. - We have a 2 car driveway,…
I am looking for a 3- or 4-bedroom, beautiful, detached home in Mission Viejo. This is for my friend Joe, a great guy who works with me and who can...
...qualify for about $400k. He was looking at homes in the 600k range, but that's not going to work. Needs: a backyard big enough for a pool and large BBQ, bedrooms large enough to attract a renter…
Mandalay? Tenants in the house will it be a problem to get mortgage.
Hi, I signed a contract on a 3BR in the Mandalay. First, how do you feel the building is compared to others on the waterfront, esp in terms of holding values, and then in appreciation prospects? Also,…
So now that I have a mortgage broker who pre-approves me for up to 600k single home residence and a realtor to start looking at houses.
I'd like to keep my purchase at max 550k for a 3-4 bedroom but the inventory is BAD! I'm looking at Pasadena, Alhambra, and North San Gabriel and the house is either in escrow, back up offers if they…
Should I buy a home with a pool?
Hi, I live in Texas and am about to put a few offers on properties I have seen. One of these properties has a pool in the back yard. I have never owned a pool and I am not quite sure about the associated…
Non-refundable deposit on a new home that has not started construction?
We put a contract on a home and for circumstances of my husband's job transfer, need to back out. All they have done is draw up the blueprints, no ground has been broken. It is not custom, but we did…
Looking for a 2500 sq ft house that gets good sun for full time Truckee residents.
Our budget is up to $725,000. We are pre-approved and ready to buy with no contingencies on our part.
Have any 2 bedroom apt for rent in midwood brooklyn
Hey I'm looking for a 2 bedroom apartment in brooklyn around the midwood area. I am a veteran and i have a 8 month old baby and I need to move ASAP. Please if anyone have any apt for rent please contatct…
Is it possible to buy a 565k house with 100k down with a low verifiable income?
I can verify my income of 45k a year with 12 years but can not verify my wife's income as she is self employed and gets paid cash. Any info/advice would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.
I need insurance for my Brooklyn rowhouse..
Rental property is a 3 bd rowhouse in Brooklyn, Baltimore...Flat roof.looking for $150k in coverage..Need to switch due to increaseing rates..
Are you aware of any loan products that allow a single family home investment property at less than 20% down?
I'm looking to purchase a single family home as an investment property in the state of California. I am interested to explore if there are any loan products available that would enable me to purchase the…
Is there a charge for looking to buy a house with Trulia?
I will not pay to look to buy a house, if there is a charge I cannot pay it. So please cancell any contacts to me.
938 E. Palmetto St. Property for sale?
Have there been any Violent death's on the 938 E. Palmetto St. Residence?
Looking to buy a house
How much do u have to put down on a house for a first buyers
Daughters first job NYC. Looking for a safe reasonable apartment she has no roommates, Jersey City or Hoboken...she will have no car also. Asked
by C Safety is the number one concern. She has friends in both Jersey City Waterfront, Portside Towers and Hoboken.
The seller's realtor won't show the house???
Hello, My husband and I are looking to buy a house in South Philadelphia and we are interested to look at this one house we both like. However, the seller's realtor lives/ works a bit far away from…
Looking for insurance company in Palm Beach County
Could you please recommend some good insurance companies, try to get the best rate for the condo purchased in West Palm Beach area. The Condo is in B zone, so no need flood inusrance, it is 2bed/1bath,…
HOA fees calculation?
Hello, I am planning to buy a condo in around the theme parks ...Could u please let me know if the HOA fees is based on the sq footage of the apt or on the buying price of the apt.Thanks. First Timer
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