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Home Buying in 07740 : Real Estate Advice

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Tue May 27, 2014
Kevin Homer answered:
A good mortgage company will guide you the process and pre qualify you before you look at properties, his way you will know what and how much you can afford. Often times when a credit score is low, you can pay off debt and if you are trying to raise your score, don't apply for credit till your mortgage is approved.

Hope this helps

Kevin Homer
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Wed Mar 13, 2013
Bernadette Lemke answered:
I would love to show you the listing in question.
I would like to send you addition co-op listings, To give you more option.
And also i can get a feel for your criteria. Call or sent me an e-mail and i will
work with you to get what you are looking for..
Bernadette Lemke@pruzack.com
609-618-4243
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Tue Jan 29, 2013
Fern Malka answered:
There is certainly a demand for college kids, to rent condo's in the area, during their school session. You are also able to rent out a condo for the summer months, if you so desire.
I would be happy to help you. I have lived in the West End area for over 11 years.
Fern Malka
Royal Realty Services LLC

Cell. 201.281.6369
Email. FernMalka@Gmail.com
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Tue Jan 29, 2013
Fern Malka answered:
I am a Real Estate Broker, and I have lived in the West End Section of Long Branch, for 11 1/2 years. It is a wonderful, family friendly, and funky, charming town. There are concerts every weekend in the summer. The restaurants are superb.
I would love to help you find a home that you will love, as much as I love mine.
Please call me: 201.281.6369

Fern Malka
Royal Realty Services LLC
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Thu Aug 2, 2012
Sutah Ann Robins answered:
Sat Jun 23, 2012
John Skronski answered:
Syd8jess - Are you still considering buying a home in this area? Do you need any further information? Thanks - John

www.jskronski.remax-nj.com
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Tue Nov 30, 2010
Lucy Korzelius answered:
Hi Mcorona,
You're best bet is to speak to a mortgage rep. They will have to run your credit, take a look at your financial picture, then advise you on the best direction to take in order to buy a home. Long Branch may have some interesting programs, such as live where you work or other community based programs that could make a home purchase extremely affordable. Please let me know if you need a name of any local reps to help you. If you need someone that is bi-lingual and understands the marketplace, please let me know. Best of Luck to you.

Lucy Korzelius
REMAX Gateway
1500 Allaire Ave., Ste 103
Ocean, NJ 07712
732-684-1559 direct
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Sun Oct 10, 2010
Lyle Wolf answered:
Bottom line, unless stated otherwise in your contract the seller needs to obtain the CO before closing. For example, in contracts for short sales the buyer often has the expense and responsibility for the CO. You do not want to close without a CO, even if you are paying cash. It can be a recipe for future costs and trouble later. ... more
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Tue Jun 23, 2009
Francesca Patrizio answered:
Chris,

Excellent question . . . obviously your head is spinning as radily as our heads are with all of these changes.

Yes, revisions have been made to the original plan that provide for potential homeowners to apply these mones to closing costs upfront as well as newly created (as of 5/29/2009) bridge loans are offer to potential homeowners for the totality of these costs, See http://www.trulia.com/blog/PatrizioRE/2009/04/5000_cash_advance_for_1s .

As for a govenrnmental "link" that would provide u with guidance . . . well, my most popular is now resulting in a "site not found!" response.

The best advice that any of us can give is to consult with a Tax Pro for the most definitive reponse realizing that none of us can provide solid answers in this ever changing market.

Love and Peace,
Francesca, Realtor
Francesca@PatrizioRE.com
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Wed Apr 29, 2009
Francesca Patrizio answered:
Thekevster,

Yes, and I would advise you to get the CO ASAP as Neptune Township is notorious for nitpicking before granting COs.

Love and Peace,
Francesca, Realtor, ePro
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Mon Apr 13, 2009
Heather Daccurso answered:
Hi,
Here is the complete listing which shows bedrooms, bathrooms, taxes, lot size, etc. If you have any questions or would like to view this home please contact me.

http://mls.momls.com/MonmouthReports/listings.asp?ID=8034513755

Thanks,
Heather Daccurso
Weichert Realtors-Howell
626 Route 9 South
Freehold, NJ 07728
Office: 732-577-0440
Cell: 732-580-5309
Email: heather@heatherdaccurso.com
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Fri Jan 9, 2009
Jeff answered:
Norm:

You can get some exotic and large homes in modular construction.

http://www2.gomodularhomes.com/mega-modular-homes.htm

http://www.preferredbuildings.com/newhome/?gclid=CJu83sKCgpgCFRyenAodlWcsDQ

Your pricing assumptions are correct generally. They can also be built and ready for occupancy faster than a site built home, so that is a factor for some situations.

I like the much hardier standard construction elements you get in every modular, like 2 X 6 exterior wall framing vs. 2 X 4. You also get the latest and properly installed insulation even on the piping (where possible). And the other basics like plastic composite materials on face and freeze boards so it will never rot are just icing on the cake.

Antedotal information suggests they are also much more structurally sound and resist wind, earthquake and things like trees falling on them much better too.
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Fri Dec 26, 2008
Diane Glander answered:
You could try calling the listing agent. Her name is susan and her number is 732-771-4533. she might know if there's an oil tank on the property.
Otherwise, you would have to put in an offer and perform a sweep of the property yourself to find out.
If you are seriously considering it, you might want to get yourself a buyers agent to represent you though. If you search "dual agency" on this website you will get lots of opinions regarding having the listing agent represent you as your buyers agent, too.
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Fri Dec 26, 2008
Lucille Krul answered:
The property location is 2820 West Bangs Ave-Neptune NJ- Being Sold "AS IS" with proof of funds and Full pre-qual letter required- The home has a nice size lot 136 x 177 with 2 Bedrooms-1 Bath and 1 car garage-total sq ft of 1200- Please feel free to contact me anytime if I can be of further assistance to you- Regards Lucille- ... more
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Tue Dec 23, 2008
Patricia Lipert answered:
Dear Home Buyer,

Please provide a link to the home you are referencing and I will be glad to get you any information that I can.
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