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Myhome Realestate answered:
Craigslist. Or look into a service like more info plz vist www.myegyptrealestate.com
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Priscilla asked:
Your information is incorrect & misleading. It was never sold in 2016 for any amount let alone $100,00. It was changed on Zillow & I would appreciate you doing the same. Thank you.
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Mildredjardin1225 answered:
How do you see your home 30 years from now
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the home I rent was in Auction and reverted back to beneficiary, I want to buy it. How can I go buy doing it?
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Kathy Burgreen answered:
If you are looking for low priced deals in the Hudson Valley region, you won't find any unless you are paying 100% cash. If you need financing, forget HUD or foreclosed homes. These are typically purchased by investors with plenty of cash who can spend money to renovate them and resell them. If you need financing, your best method is to contact a local realtor and work with them to find you a home. ... more
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Kathy Burgreen answered:
To be a licensed realtor and to buy, sell or rent on behalf of another person, you will be required to have your license "hung" or signed with a brokerage that is licensed in your state. You will be required to sign an independent contractor agreement with that brokerage that spells out what your responsibilities are, what the brokerage responsibilities are, the brokerage policies / rules, commission splits, fees, etc. This applies in ALL 50 states.

By law (all 50 states) you are an independent contractor - not an employee and you are considered self-employed for tax purposes. Real estate agents can work part time or full time, however, it will be very difficult to work part time, unless your other job has flexible hours which you control. As for finding a broker to sponsor you, most new licensed agents will interview at several brokerages. You need to do the same and carefully review what each brokerage offers you. You need to look at training, continuing education, commission splits, fees, policies, leads, etc.

BEWARE: To be successful as a realtor means you need to be FLEXIBLE. You need to be available when your clients / leads need you and you need to have a schedule that can accommodate them. Buyers / sellers can easily find somebody else in 5 seconds if they hear you tell them - "I'm sorry but I'm not available at that time or on that day." Remember you are competing with other agents for the same buyers / sellers. Experienced realtors have already built up a database of clients who will refer that realtor to their friends, colleagues, family, etc. As a new licensed agent, you don't have a database of clients who will refer you - yet. You need to have a strategy. What is your plan for getting leads, converting them to clients and having them trust you enough to work with them? Brokerages will not give you leads. This is your job.
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richard foster asked:
I was just writing about this and my computer recycled so I will complete my Question. Initially my note in 2007 was financed with American Home Mortgage Company. Dautche Bank was the owner…
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Kathy Burgreen answered:
As a retired realtor, allow me to educate you on builder contracts (since I'm no longer in real estate I will tell you the truth). Builder contracts are written by lawyers to benefit them. The contracts are not the same contracts used by realtors that are state authorized. Therefore, buyers who sign a contract for new construction must do their due diligence and either read it very carefully or take it to their attorney to review and edit it. It was your responsibility to read and edit the contract before signing it.

Builder contracts will typically include a clause that states the date of completion is at the builder's discretion. This means the builder can "lie" or tell the buyer an APPROXIMATE date for completion BUT if that date / month is NOT stated in writing on the contract itself - it is meaningless because anything that is not specifically stated in writing on the contract does NOT count. It will not hold up in court.

Another issue that is typical with builder contracts - upgrades / changes. All upgrades and changes must be spelled out in the contract. In your situation, the builder can say anything they want to please you BUT if it is not spelled out in writing on the contract, it's meaningless. As for the blueprints, number of bedrooms, bathtub size, etc., is all of this spelled out in your contract? If not, the builder does NOT have to do anything you want. which is why you are stuck with what you have.

Remember, all a builder has to do in court is say "This is the contract you signed and it does NOT state any of the things the buyer is requesting. Therefore, it's not my problem to fix it." Builders can and will make the changes you want BUT it will cost you extra. Yes, you will need to pay for it. This is why it's critical to review the contract before signing it. Typically, buyers who have their own realtor accompany them on their very first visit will negotiate with the builder to have any changes, upgrades, etc. done for free or at a reduced price. Unfortunately, it looks like if you want changes in writing on your contract, you will end up paying full price for it.

What I notice with many buyers is they look for quality and want a builder who delivers quality work. However, what is more important is the contract itself - not the quality of work as you are now observing. FYI - Don't expect any customer service issues to be taken care of either. The builder's contract has a clause - once you move in, anything that is wrong with your home is YOUR responsibility. The warranty that builders try to sell you is carefully worded to exclude a lot of things that are important to buyers. I used to sell warranties so I know they are garbage in most cases.
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Keycreditrepair answered:
You possibly have an unfavorable access like a late payment.
A person with a credit score of 661 will possibly have the ability to obtain a loan, however, pay a greater rate of interest as well as with worse terms as compared to somebody with a greater credit rating. ... more
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