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Home Buying in 07675 : Real Estate Advice

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Mon Aug 29, 2016
Clverost answered:
As the seller of a home in a flood zone, let me add the following:

1) I went to http://www.myhomeclue.com/faq.html which took me to Floodsmart.gov entered my home address. It said we were a high risk area (which we are not) and underrated the cost of flood insurance.

2) I went to the FEMA site which gave a much more accurate picture of our risk for flood (< 1% per year).
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Fri Jun 12, 2015
Albiecardew answered:
The cost of tree removal often depends on the size of the tree and the placement of it. Since you would like the roots removed as well, that may cost more. I would suggest contacting a few different companies to get different quotes. By doing so, you can ensure that you get the best price. http://www.arbormantreecare.ca/en/dangerous_tree_assessment_and_removal.html ... more
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Mon Dec 24, 2012
Andrew Tisellano answered:
As far as the foreclosure. It depends how far along the bank is in the process. You may be able to slow down the foreclosure process if you have it listed for sale and get an offer. Is there any equity in the home. Please contact me for market analysis. ... more
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Fri Sep 28, 2012
Jeanne Feenick answered:
You may well be protected by theo mortgage contingency in your contract. Read it over carefully, talk to you agent, and better yet, your attorney if one is involved in the transaction.

Good luck and best,
Jeanne Feenick
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Wed Aug 1, 2012
Keith Lawrence answered:
Based on the information you stated, you can get your earnest money back once the contract is voided. The listing stated that it was not if the FEMA Flood and through the closing process it turned out to be in the Flood Area.

Good luck with your home search
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