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Sleepy Hollow : Real Estate Advice

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Sun Aug 18, 2013
Anna M Brocco answered:
Rent to own opportunities are rare as most owners prefer to sell outright. Since rent to own properties may not be listed as such, consider working with an agent of your own. Keep in mind that rent to own can be risky and one could stand to lose a bit of money, therefore do inform yourself well, and consider consulting with an attorney who specializes in real estate beforehand. If you haven't done so yet, visit with any licensed loan officer, see if you can buy outright... ... more
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Tue Apr 16, 2013
stephen webber answered:
Hi Greg
Most state agencies offering assistance to first time home buyers have a list of lenders. You will find a link to the NY agency at Also the article, Consultation Interviewing Loan Officers, will serve you well.
Another thought. You want pre approval not pre qual. Pre approval indicates they have verified your income and looked over your credit. The resulting letter will serve you better with the seller when negotiating. You will find an article at Your Road Home.

Best of Luck, Stephen Webber
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Mon Jun 11, 2012
Donna Scragg answered:

Sorry but this has never been my listing and i don't know anything about it. Not even sure where it is.
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Wed May 23, 2012
Theresa answered:
contact a local nonprofit housing counseling agency to see what programs are available and how you can qualify
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Mon Nov 28, 2011
Steven S. Geiger answered:

There are several methods to increase one's credit score. A client of mine was in the same situation 3 months ago and we are now looking to make an offer on a property. I have resources and people who specialize in advising and assisting people in your circumstance. If you are interested in a proffessional to guide you I can help.

Steve Geiger
Associate Broker
Houlihan Lawrence
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Wed Nov 9, 2011
Anna M Brocco answered:
Keep in mind that it's always a good idea to verify tax information with the local tax assessor's office....
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