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Jesred asked:
Is there anyway to narror down that list? They come up in my Saved Searches and I can't get some of them out and get tooooo many emails listings because of those unwanted, unacceptable areas.…
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Roxybabe21 answered:
is a home owner allowed to follow the home inspector from a potential buyer??
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Frank S. answered:
Hello Czoerun, you should study RENT vs BUY listings to compare payments. You may qualify to buy with minimum out of pocket expenses and pay about the same as rent and own.

There is a 2bd 2ba HUD condo for 360k in a 55+ Rancho Bernardo address. You may qualify for 3% down conventional from a minimum 620 fico score. If you want to save your money you can buy with minimal out of pocket expenses with down payment and closing cost assistance programs and you don't have to be a first time homebuyer.

You can be set up to receive daily automatic emails to fit your search criteria. Check out the web reference link below...
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Andrew Rickert answered:
another one that has four locations across Texas that follows the FCRA is
Best Texas Credit Pros
www.besttexascreditpros.com
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Robert Hayley answered:
You can do an Internet search for brokers that are nearby and look at reviews of that broker. Talk to friends who've bought/sold homes and see if they have someone they'd recommend. Having been a managing broker, Realtor and recruiter, I'd be happy to discuss with you to assist. ... more
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Frank S. answered:
Hello Yazziec11, you would need to be pre-approved to be able to meet an agent to view and submit offers on any homes of your choice. What type of property is it and approximate value? Do you know your fico scores and how much do you want to invest into the purchase?

You may consider 3.5% down FHA from a minimum 580 fico score and 3% down conventional from a minimum 620 fico score. If your scores are lower you may consider 10% down FHA with fico scores between 500-579.

Your credit scores can be raised within 3-4 days in most cases to qualify for programs, rates and terms as necessary. You will need to gather documentation and get it to a lender to start and also they will need the address of the property to check into it. You can click the web reference link below...
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Doris Gorgo answered:
. This forum will not let my response to Kathy to go through. I totally agree with what Sandra said.
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Frank S. answered:
Hello alita.hines, the difference is that agents have to work for real estate brokers but either can assist you with the purchase. Now there is quite a difference in the qualification guidelines and lenders for mobile home/manufactured homes than condos, townhomes or single family residences.

There are no lenders or are hard to find for single wide or built older than June 14th 1976. Mobile home financing is more strict than stick built structures and you would need higher fico scores and more down payment.

An agent or real estate broker can not discuss interest rates of loan programs and generally do not know financing.

You should study and compare qualifications, down payments and payments between mobile homes, condos, townhomes and single family homes to make an informed decision.

Do you have down payment and closing costs saved or do you need down payment and closing cost assistance programs. Do you know what your fico scores are and how much you want to invest into the purchase?

Are you speaking of mobile home on its own land or in a park with space rent or a new mobile home on its own land? There are no down payment assistance for mobile home/manufactured homes and only for stick built unless you are a Veteran buying a new mobile on its own land.

What are your fico scores, maximum payment you are looking to afford and how much do you want to invest into the purchase will determine what financing choices you will have.

If you figure out what cities, zip codes you are considering, minimum number of bedrooms and the maximum payment you are looking to afford you can be set up for automatic daily emails to fit your search criteria from any agent.

The mobile homes start from 50k for 2bd 1ba singlewide built in 1984, from 56k for a doublewide 1bd 1ba built in 1970 and the space rents are approx. $1,470 monthly.

The stick built in 90805 zip code start from 189k for 1bd 1ba condo, 290k for 1bd 1ba single family home. If you need more room the 3bd 2ba condos start from 299k.

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Sterling Spencer asked:
Looking to rent in a neighborhood with great restaurants/active community/late 20-somethings. Prefer to live in Seattle, but I know its too far
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