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Thu Jun 15, 2017
Toxictek asked:
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Wed Apr 27, 2016
Dana answered:

You can list your home on Trulia for sale by owner. To post your home for sale by owner on Trulia, click the link below and select “Submit listings for sale.”

You will be redirected to our partner site, Zillow. Once you’re on Zillow’s posting page, please make sure to select “For Sale by Owner” under the address field. Once you activate your listing on Zillow, it will appear on Trulia within 24 hours.

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Wed Aug 5, 2015
Sean Brooks answered:
Speak with current owners and read as many forums as possible. Also take a tour and reach out to a Realtor to represent you during the purchase. It's FREE and the sales people in the office totally works for the builder. ... more
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Thu Mar 19, 2015
Emily Merrell answered:
My husband and I have been trying to find someone to finish a basement for us as well. I have been doing a lot of research online, and you'd be surprised how much is out there. Simply google different contractors in your area. You should be able to find all kinds of reviews that you will need. ... more
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Wed Jun 25, 2014
Dave Friedman answered:
If your landlord won't let you stay, talk to your realtor about renting from the seller before closing. It's a sticky situation, and sellers don't like to do that, but it's an option. If you can write a letter of intent to the seller explaining the situation, that usually helps. They want to know that you're still going to close on the home. ... more
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Tue Feb 4, 2014
Reinaldo, I am local agent and offer free credit counseling to everyone to help repair and build credit. If you would like me to do the same for you, I would have no problem doing this and you can contact me by using any of the ways on my profile.

Thanks and I look forward to hearing from you.
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Sat Oct 5, 2013
Diane Riffee answered:
First of all, the date for the commitment letter should be in your contract of sale. The lender should be able to meet that date. Typically, I allow 30 days because of the changes in the mortgage regulations. Processing and underwriting time has become slower because of these changes and it will take longer if there are any complications with the buyer's qualifications (credit history, in particular). Check the date on your contract and get in touch with your real estate agent. If it close to that date, your agent should file an addendum extending the time to receive the commitment. ... more
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Sat Oct 5, 2013
Diane Riffee answered:
Hello, Paul... Both areas are good. Middletown is more developed than Townsend and has more shopping and restaurants in closer proximity to its neigbhorhoods. Townsend is still a little more rural. Both are in the Appoquinimink School District. Go to my website: and click on the community and school links which will give you more detailed information.

You can always reach me at:
Diane Riffee
Keller Williams Realty
1521 Concord Pike, Suite 102
Wilmington DE 19803
Direct: 302-299-1112
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Sat Oct 5, 2013
Diane Riffee answered:
Give this guy a call:

The John Thomas Team
John R. Thomas
Certified Mortgage Planner – NMLS 38783 P
Primary Residential Mortgage, Inc. – Newark Delaware Mortgage Company
248 E Chestnut Hill Rd
Newark, DE 19713
302-703-0727 DE Office
410-412-3319 MD Office
610-906-3109 PA Office

He has a great team and will make a plan for you and, with his team, will guide you right through to settlement. Be sure to tell him I referred you. You may also reach me at: 302-299-1112 (Direct) or email me:
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Sat Jul 6, 2013
Jeff Hoover asked:
You may be surprised how much your home has increased in valued just in the last 6 - 12 months. I give free estimates. Call or email me. 302-981-6485 or I look…
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Wed Sep 26, 2012
Jeff Hoover answered:
I tend to ask clients to try the local mortgage companies over the big banks lately.
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Wed Nov 2, 2011
Brendancalton answered:
Any updates to what is happening in this development?
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Wed Nov 2, 2011
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Tue May 24, 2011
Bradley W. Gardner asked:
Been looking to rent in Congressional Village. Looking for a 3 bedroom. Any information would be appreciated.
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