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Fri Jun 10, 2016
Dnyamwaya asked:
Sold house in 2010 in Anoka County, MN and no longer have the HUD1
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Thu Dec 11, 2014
Simon Campbell answered:
Buyer paid closing costs average between 2 to 5 percent of the purchase price. It would include any loan fees, points, attorney fees, title insurance, inspections, appraisals and the like. There are also several fee calculators on the internet that could help. ... more
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Sat Nov 22, 2014
Michael Cheng answered:
The decision depends on your current mortgage terms. You may not want to refinance if you've already got a really good rate, like 2.5% or something.
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Fri Sep 27, 2013
Mike Hill answered:
Hi, I have a perfect investment for you. I have an ebay auction live right now for a 3/1 in Jacksonville. The property rents for $650-$700 a month and sold earlier this year for $65,000. Comparables are around $50k. It has central A/C and is in overall good condition although it needs cosmetic repairs.

Asking price is $18,900. My auction is for the down payment (current highest bid is only $6.00) and

I will OWNER FINANCE the balance!

If you prefer to purchase outright (without financing) we can discuss that option as well.

Call, email or text me with questions - 561.444.8470 OR michael.hill@libertypropertyinvestments.com

PHOTOS, DETAILS, AND AUCTION HERE: http://www.ebay.com/itm/No-Reserve-Investment-Property-in-Jacksonville-FL-Worth-51k-Owner-Financing-/190914417789?pt=Residential&hash=item2c7362d47d
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Thu Jun 6, 2013
Hickory & Donna Delegal answered:
Welcome to the United States Daris. So happy you are hear and it is great that you and your fiance are preparing to purchase a home.
The FIRST thing you need to do is to contact a reputable Real Estate agent who can recommend one or two reputable lenders who can guide you in building credit and also assist you in securing the BEST loan for your new home.
When you are READY....let my son, HICKORY, or me, DONNA know and we will be thrilled to help you find the home you seek.
Thank you for your question! We are experienced real estate agents who can help you find the right lender and the right home.......looking forward to talking to and meeting you in the near future.

Donna Delegal
"The Real Estate Lady"
Oceanside Real Estate (we sell real estate in ALL of Northeast Florida)
startpacking@comcast.net Hickory.....h.delegal@comcast.net
(904) 732-PACK (904) 732-7225
Hickory (904) 463-5664
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Thu May 17, 2012
Bmoore2105 asked:
Mon Apr 30, 2012
Jeff Metcalf answered:
Hi Sandy,

Here to help...What's your question?

Jeff Metcalf, REALTOR(R)
Watson Realty Corp.
(904)495-0115
www.Realty2Reality.com
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Mon Apr 30, 2012
Henry Pruitt answered:
Bartram Springs is a very nice area and still growing. Depends on where you are looking as to the number of shot sale and foreclosures, there are new homes both detached and town homes. The values or starting to become fairly stable, but we still do not know if there will be any further decline.

What are your requirements/needs in your house search?

Regards,
Henry
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Wed May 4, 2011
Debra Grogg answered:
My search on 7119 Byebrook revealed most recently an expired listing from Feb 2010. If you are interested in purchasing this property, please contact me separately and I will be happy to provide you with owner name and address for you to contact (or I will be happy to represent you and mke contact for you).

Thank you,
Debbie Grogg
Beach & Luxury Realty
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Tue Jan 11, 2011
Scott Godzyk answered:
You need to meet with a local and trusted mortgage broker, they can prequailify you at no cost, they will look at your credit plus your financials and let you know if there are any programs that you may quailify for. Be careful giving out any financials online or by email to just anyone.

Please see my blog with tips and advice on getting a mortgage
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Wed Jul 4, 2007
jcs2000 answered:
Condos are under considerable price pressure given the excess supply. My advice would be to bid low--look at what other properties sold for within the last 6 months. It is a buyers market and you have nothing to lose by bidding on the low side. Look up the property in the assessors office online and see what the buyer paid for it. That gives you an idea of their bottom line. Look when they bought--if it was during the 2005/2006 bubble, the property is surely going to be overpriced. Bid low. If they say no, so what? There are tons of condos on the market; plus, you have nothing to loose and potentially everything to gain-- sellers will sometimes take a loss if they have a strong incentive to sell (divorce, delinquent payments, job transfer). The market certainly has not bottomed--most are predicting at least another year for any type of recovery. You also may wish to consider a single family home;- over the long term much better appreciation and resale value. ... more
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