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30655 : Real Estate Advice

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Tue May 10, 2016
Jill Manning answered:
Is the 3 year rule to be a first time buyer-what if I rent to own my home to scammers in 2012 when I got ptsd in the classroom and was forced to retire. The courts awarded my home to them June 2015, because I had a bad contract & no money for an attorney. I have not lived in the home since May 15, 2012, I have lived many places, even been homeless. I have proof of the badly written contract as well. I am trying to move back to Georgia to live and buy a home...but I need help. a hand up. ... more
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Tue Dec 8, 2015
Wjrprpr1 asked:
The description and photos on this property are incorrect and Zillow is pulling from an old MLS# 5623412 needs to pull correct information from the new MLS# 7557926 or correct description…
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Thu Oct 1, 2015
Dan Tabit answered:
Hi Linda,
Many people have, so you probably can to. Without knowing what type of issues you have I can't give you specific advice, but in general; pay your bills on time. Keep your credit balances low, pay down any open lines you can. DO NOT close any accounts, that will lower your score. Dispute in writing any errors on your reports to each agency that reports them, TransUnion, Equifax & Experian. Use credit, but don't abuse it. If necessary, get a secured card with your bank or credit union, use it to buy groceries & gas and pay it off monthly.
There are some local lenders who assist with this process and can give you specific advice based on your credit reports. Since you'll need a lender eventually, see if you can find one who can help you. It will go much faster and you'll have a more certain outcome. It will take time regardless, so start immediately.
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Mon Aug 31, 2015
Thompson6350 answered:
The actual middle score needed is a 640. I am in the process of purchasing a home by one of their preferred lender and I was informed by Georgia dream and the preferred lender that I would need a middle score of 640 to qualify for the program. Since my middle score is 625 I had to come up with my own down payment which I did. ... more
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Tue Jun 16, 2015
Javier Montiel - Top Local answered:
You need to have an Agent profile and claim your listings. Once you have done that you can edit information and add Open House dates.
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Wed Jul 24, 2013
Robbie Thomas answered:
Most lenders want a credit score of at least 640 for an FHA although just yesterday one said they could do a 620. Give me a call and we will do lunch and discuss further.
Rob Thomas
Your Hometown REALTOR®
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Wed Feb 6, 2013
Marc D'Angelo - Lender answered:
As long as you are going to live in the home I have no minimum loan amount with my bank. Call me 7 days a week.

Marc D’Angelo
Mortgage Banker
404.925.8291 Cell
678.985.6834 Fax
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Fri Feb 18, 2011
John Reinhardt answered:
No one can tell you the exact number and precisely when the housing market will turn totally around in 2011. However, it is going to turn around in 2011. I’m starting to see new construction and price stabilization on resale homes as I’m writing this. This spring and summer you will see prices start to come back and hold in Atlanta metro.

Any additional information of the real estate market’s come back can be found on my blog:

John J. Reinhardt

Solid Source Realty

My Website

T (678) 310-9811

Contact Me
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Thu Feb 25, 2010
Michael Hammond answered:
Good info, Bill. Can you please send me any/all criteria you have on this type of financing?
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Wed Feb 24, 2010
Robbie Thomas answered:
I am a local Realtor in Walton county and have lived here all my life and know the county like the back of my hand. I am a full time agent with a professional company that offers GAMLS and FMLS along with several other web listing sites. When looking for a property in Walton county they will call a local agent. I will be more than happy to work for you. call me @ 770-315-8532 cell or 770-267-9664 office ... more
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Tue Feb 23, 2010
Cynthia Skipton answered:
There are loans on land. As Mark Lackey pointed out perfectly, it al depends on your threshhold of pain on the down payment. D.T.I. is key. The days of 100% financing are slim. Call a couple of local banks and see what they want for a downpayment. The lower the downpayment the higher the rate. Happy hunting.... ... more
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