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Tue Nov 15, 2016
Sally Grenier answered:
This property isn't for sale yet. The foreclosure process can take a long time. Once it's done, it can take more time for the bank to hire a local agent and get the house listed for sale. If you're in the market to buy, it's best to hire a Realtor as your Buyer's Agent. Your agent can create a search in the MLS so that you'll be notified the minute it's listed. ... more
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Wed Jun 22, 2016
Melissa Holmes asked:
I got a divorce in January 2015 and had 2 houses. One was a rental and had tenants. The ex got that one and I had 5 years to get this one in my name or sell(I had no lawyer). He took the…
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Sun Jul 19, 2015
Five Stars Mortgage answered:
The large down payment will help offset the higher rate due to low credit score. However, the 615 score will still be used for qualifying. Contact us to discuss all options.

Five Stars Mortgage - Florida's leading mortgage resource
Ph: 800-871-2636
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Wed Apr 29, 2015
Ann Del Rio asked:
I agreed not to bring charges against her a couple of years ago if she agreed to delete the interior photos she was not authorized to take or post.


I would like to preserve a copy of…
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Tue Sep 10, 2013
Brian Nguyen answered:
It is hard to fully understand by what you mean with "bad credit" because we need specifics but I will try to help you. Of course having bad credit can hurt your chances of getting a loan, but it possible with certain lenders like myself. There are some lenders, like myself, that are able to give out loans with credit scores as low as 580 and sometimes lower when its due to hard situations. Even if you are under the credit score of 580, I would be more than willing to point you in the right direction if you'd like to contact me. Either way, I would be glad to speak with you and help you get the loan that you need.

Well I hope this helps! If you have any further questions or if you need a loan, feel free to contact me. Also, if you found this helpful please leave me a recommendation if you can!

Good Luck!


Brian Nguyen Sr.
Mortgage Banker
NMLS # 659743
Phone: 949.667.2887
brian.nguyen@nafinc.com
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Thu Jun 20, 2013
Fred Herman answered:
make you home look it's best. eliminate/fix, to the extent possible, things that buyers would perceive as a negative.

find an agent you feel comfortable with and have confidence in. ... more
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Fri Sep 28, 2012
jpower answered:
we are selling a home which has a 2000 survey , the buyers mortage broker/bank is requesting a new one , who is responsible to pay for this
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Wed Jun 27, 2012
Barbara Fields answered:
Cindy,
In the Pensacola, FL area as Realtors we can choose from hundreds of features/options in our search engine from the Multiple Listing System. Owner Financing is one criteria we can specify and the MLS system will bring up all homes that Owner Financing is an option on. If I can help with any real estate needs, please do not hesitate to let me know.

Barbara Fields
Grand Realty
3806 Hwy 90
Pace, FL 32571
850-449-7827
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Mon May 14, 2012
Barbara Fields answered:
The seller could have decided to rent the house out or the mortgage company/bank may have declinded taking the short sale and the seller may have just become discouraged and perhaps decided to do deed in lieu, etc. ... more
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Fri Oct 14, 2011
Linda Walters answered:
Obviously, all the answers to your questions are in the contract you signed. Any new owner in a short sale or otherwise would most likely have to adhere to the contract--they cannot under normal circustances turn you out on the street. But some good legal advice is definitely in order. If you want out of this mess, you should demand return of your 415,000 less the market rent for the time you have lived in the home. ... more
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Sun Oct 9, 2011
Alma Kee answered:
Do you mean a Section 8 voucher from HUD? Contact a local Realtor in Santa Rosa County and if you have a Section 8 voucher you may be in a good position to find a landlord willing to rent to you.

All the best,
Alma
www.SoldOnTampa.com
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Tue Jul 26, 2011
Alma Kee answered:
Milo,

Contact a Realtor immediately and there may be a chance you can do a HAFA short sale and get $3,000 at closing as an incentive. The Realtor may be able to get the lender to stop the auction--unless it's only a week away. When is the scheduled auction date?

Otherwise, I do know that if a well known lender takes the property back they will often give you "cash for keys" rather than go through an eviction.

And you should contact an attorney or if you cannot afford an attorney, contact the local Bar Association and they may be able to refer a "pro bono" (free) attorney to you.

Good luck and so sorry about the loss of your parents.

All the best,
Alma
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Tue Jul 26, 2011
Alma Kee answered:
Hi Milo,

After the foreclosure auction it is 10 days after that the high bidder or original lender will get a "certificate of title".

If the lender got the property back, it's possible they may offer you a $1,000 - $2,500 as an incentive to move out.

Now if an Investor bought it, they may file an eviction action at the courthouse and have the sherrif escort you out.

If you have a signed lease, you may be able to stay until your lease expires.

I'm not an attorney so you would need to talk to an attorney to verify everything.

All the best,
Alma
www.SoldOnTampa.com
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Tue Nov 3, 2009
Scarlett Calderwood asked:
We would like a rent to own/owner financing for our family of 5. I went through Bankruptcy finalized in March due to ex-issues & my husband's credit not great due to his ex-issues.…
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Tue Jun 30, 2009
Doug Goodlife answered:
Our automated system can email you on a daily basis any activity (i.e. just listed, sold etc.) on any listed property in the Pensacola area. Pace Fl is where we are located and if you will provide your email address and the specifics on the size, age, price range, acreage range etc., I will set it up in our sytem to notify you on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis as you wish.

You don't have to search, our system will do it for you.

Let us know if we can help.
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