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Home Buying in 20164 : Real Estate Advice

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Tue Dec 9, 2014
Matt Shultz answered:
This is a great question for a well-seasoned and experienced lender. I'd recommend loan officer Glen Bralley with McLean Mortgage, as he can quickly answer your question and provide you with valuable resources on how to repair credit after a bankruptcy. He's amazing at what he does and truly goes the extra mile to help.

He's best reached at 703-898-5892
NMLS ID: 233063

Let Glenn know that Matt Shultz referred you!

Matt Shultz
Cell: (703) 300-0367
Office: (703) 669-0099
Fax: (703) 669-4104

Keller Williams Realty
50 Catoctin Circle NE
Suite 101
Leesburg, VA 20176

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Wed Jun 11, 2014
Van Cash To Buyers Garrett answered:
All the other agents have brought up some valid points. Everyone knows buying is always a better option than renting but it's also about what is right for you financially first. So I would sit down with a good loan officer to get pre-approved and get a better idea of what payment and financing options you have. Do you have money for a down payment? How much? Our in house mortgage officers currently have a Zero Money Down financing options for homes under $450k. This is a great option if you do not have much to put down but would limit you to mostly townhouses in the Herndon area depending on size. Finally after you have that all figured out finding a good realtor whom is familiar with the area is very important. They should know what is a not so good deal or what deals you shouldn't pass on.

Give me a call today and I can help you find the right Mortgage officer to start off with and hopefully get you in the best situation right now.

Van Garrett Jr.
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Tue May 3, 2011
Vivianne Rutkowski answered:
We are all happy it worked out well for you :-)

Vivianne Rutkowski
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Sat Nov 21, 2009
Ji answered:
Thanks for the answer. We have put the request in. The close date would only be 1 week after the closing date. Hard to believe a bank wouldnt grant 1 week extension when its so close to finalizing! ... more
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Mon Jun 2, 2008
Jonathan Bunn answered:
Hi Holly

This is a great question that many ask. Because you have a ratified deal contingent upon the third party you are not free to place a contract on another property during this time unless you are planning to purchase both. Depending on how your Realtor wrote the contract, you may be able to get out of the current contract and write on the new home if that is your goal.

This is the great frustration with short sales. Because they take sooooo long many times to hear back many people get tired of waiting and begin looking at other homes. Good luck.
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