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Thu Jan 2, 2014
Ruth and Perry Mistry answered:
A lot depends on whether the State has Funds to refund, for a purchase made
in July 2013, and now being requested in 2014.

You also have to apply generally within the year of Buying the home.

Good luck.

Ruth
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Thu Jul 25, 2013
brew922 answered:
Anywhere in Ohio is good Perrysburg and Maumee are really good locations for raising a family.
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Sun Jul 7, 2013
answered:
Something to think about. I own a home in CA and one in TX. The difference is I know my home in CA will appreciate way more than the one in TX. It depends on why you want to buy a home. If you're looking for the cheapest home, obviously AL is your better bet. If you're looking to buy a home that potentially will be a better investment, then CA is the way to go.

Best of Luck!
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Mon Jul 1, 2013
Deb Reddick answered:
Hi--if this property is in the process of going thru foreclosure, you may be able to purchase it as a short sale provided the seller is willing to do so. If you are not currently working with another realtor, give me a call to discuss.

Deb Reddick
Re/Max Real Estate Solutions
412-944-2157
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Fri Apr 19, 2013
answered:
You are on the cusp of qualifying for FHA financing. There is the possibility for a credit rescore. Have you had your credit ran recently? Please give me a call or email with more information.


Josh Marks
Jmarks@wintrustmortgage.com
Direct: 773.303.0033
Cell: 847.867.5998
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Fri May 27, 2011
Dan Haeck answered:
Recently some lenders have been forming relationships with third party companys that expidite the process. One such third party company is called short track that Coldwell Banker Mortgage uses. Also Wells Fargo has a "fast track"short sale program. These are becoming more popular with the high demand and backlogged short sales nationwide. ... more
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Wed May 4, 2011
Scott Butcher answered:
C.F. - Sorry to hear of your situation. I don't know of the programs mentioned below and they are worth looking into.

Otherwise, your looking at 3 years minimum for you to be eligible again for an FHA loan. it would be 2 years if you only had the bankruptcy without the foreclosure.

Good luck
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Sun Oct 3, 2010
Erica Ramus, MRE answered:
1. Did you purchase the house with the help of a real estate agent? If so, call that agent right away and let them know there is a problem, and the broker.

2. Did you have a home inspection? What did the report say?

3. Call a good attorney who specializes in real estate matters. Let him know the answers to questions 1 and 2 and let him know that you may have a disclosure issue.
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Tue Sep 7, 2010
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Tue Sep 7, 2010
! answered:
Kerry,

Always follow your initial gut instinct. If you really like the home and cannot find another that fits your requirements, then get a licensed pest inspector.
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Tue Feb 23, 2010
Mimi answered:
Yes...Plum is very nice, one of the few nice school districts left on that side of town, I would def invest in Plum...they also have a good school:)
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Sun Mar 1, 2009
Michael Trenga answered:
OK, I figured it out - I have emailed customer service.

Thanks,
Dr. Trenga
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