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Fri Aug 12, 2016
Neil Roxas answered:

I recommend that you post your inherited property with us on Trulia. To post your home for sale by owner on Trulia, click the link below and select Submit listings for sale.

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Neil R.
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Tue Apr 30, 2013
Craig Scanlon answered:
says Dayton City SD in county records ... more
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Mon Apr 22, 2013
Voices Member answered:
Donald, do you have any cash reserves or would you need to obtain a loan to purchase your first couple of homes? I see many investors start buying VERY inexpensive homes, so that they can make some quick rental income. Then as they renovate them over time, they consider selling the houses once equity has been built. The proceeds from the sale can subsidize the next purchase to a better property and they "climb the ladder" that way. I have other clients who only purchase "cheap" houses and just live off of the rental income. You have to be ready to handle the overhead of rentals: taxes, insurance, maintenance, the midnight phone calls, etc. It isn't as glamorous as it sounds, but CAN make you a decent living, if you have a plan and try to stick to it. Good luck! ... more
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Mon Apr 22, 2013
Tracy Ryan Edwards answered:
I understand this is a very frustrating situation, but here are a few things to remember: the real estate agent only gets paid more if the cash offer is for a higher amount. If two offers are the same, as a Realtor I don't care if it is a mortgage or cash situation, I get the same amount of money either way. Now the real estate agent may very well be acting this way at the behest of her client. She is obligated to follow her clients instructions. Do you have a real estate agent representing your interests in this deal? If so, they should be acting on your behalf to get this situation worked out. At the very least, the Seller should tell you they are accepting a competing offer and not leave you hanging.

Best of luck in resolving this issue.
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Sun Oct 21, 2012
Maria Cipollone answered:
Generally speaking, the mortgage rate for a land contract is 1/2 point higher than the regular rate. Shop around for a mortgage broker, they have access to many banks, private lenders and many different programs.

Best of Luck,

Maria Cipollone

Century 21
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Mon Aug 20, 2012
Bob and Sue Whigham answered:
This home is not listed in the MLS nor is it a HUD home yet. Not sure how you believe it is for sale. Please contact me to see if I can help. 937-435-2267 ext 163
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Mon Aug 20, 2012
Mark and Kim Baxter answered:
please contact the appropriate rep on our behalf for 3766 wales drive.
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