How can first time homebuyers build a home?
My husband and I have rented for almost 20 years, we gross $81,000 per year, have credit scores in the 635-650 range, no bankruptcy and we own 50 acres outright. We want to build a 1,400 sq. ft. home on
First time house buyer
Right now i am not working but have money for downpayment as a first time home buyer. My husband if filing his taxes in India. Can we count that? Can i get loan?
problem of appraisal contingency in offers
We have been actively giving offers on single family homes. We have been approved of a bank loan of 700K . So far we have lost 3 offers only because we were not comfortable in removing appraisal contingency.
Getting approved with bad credit.
If I have the income and down payment but bad credit why can't I get approved for a home loan?? My husband and I make annual $65,000. He has been with his company for almost 10 years. I work two jobs
How do I find out who the builder of my home is?
I am planning on buying a home in westchester, grand prairie. I would like to find out who built it, but I have hit a dead end. I have called the tax office, county clerk and the appraisal district. It
Incorrect address in "Deed of Trust"
I just bought a new condo, but the "deed of trust" shows my address in incorrect unit#. Which places I have to have them to correct? What will happen if it will not be corrected?
Re: inspection results disclose to lender
I am buying a house from a relative and have shared the results of the inspection with him but we do not wish to share the results of the whole house inspection to the lender. Is it okay to just check
Buyer's Agent: Responsibilities?
What are the responsibilities of a buyer's agent? How much should one rely on an agent for referrals to brokers, real estate attorneys, and home inspectors? What is the buyer's agent role once an offer
Are bank own properties a good buy?
Can purchasing a "bank own" sold "as-Is ever a good bargain and is there anyway to find out the property issues before you buy or make an offer?
Johnson Ranch Az stability
With the current water situation is buying in Johnson Ranch an ill advised situation. Looks like housing market would plummet if golf course has to close
Mortgage broker vs bank
What extra cost are associated with going through a mortgage broker over a bank for instance? What are the pros and cons of both?
FHA possible in Alameda?
Do Alameda sellers frown on FHA loans? I am 3 years post ch 7 (mortgage included in bk) and its my understanding that only an FHA loan is available to me at the moment. With 60-80K down, scores in the