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Mariawelch44, Home Buyer in Savannah, GA
Mariawelch44 asked:
How to buy a land contract home that's already on a land contract? My friend wants to sell me her house on a land contract but she is currently on a land contract with same house through her brother. How can I buy this house?
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 30, 2016 Home Buying in 49203
Derek Tunison, Other/Just Looking in Clinton Township, MI
Derek Tunison answered:
I have a 561 credit score. been building it back up. I need a home not a rental. Are there any lenders that approve?
Most lenders want to see a credit score with a minimum of 580 for FHA and 640 for Conventional. I have a lender that will work with borrowers who have 10% down of non borrowed funds wi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 11, 2014 Home Buying in 49203
spoiled_rott…, Home Buyer in Jackson, MI
spoiled_rottenk answered:
There is a house i have been wanting to buy for years. Owner want a land contract i want to pay cash.
Why don't you just buy the house on the land contract that he's wanting. Pay it off in a couple months & there's nothing he can do about it. Just make sure your contract doesn't say any ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 19, 2014 Home Buying in 49203
Bart Gabe, Real Estate Pro in Tallahassee, FL
Bart Gabe answered:
Why wont banks or other lenders do manufactured houses? I have seen a couple very nice ones but when you tell the bank..they will run the other way.
Let's discuss your manufactured loan scenario in more detail. Contact me at 800 315 8803. My name is Bart and I have been offering manufactured loans since 1987. I am happy to answer yo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 24, 2014 Home Buying in 49203
Alan Stouffer, Real Estate Pro in Aberdeen, WA
Alan Stouffer answered:
In michigan can you rent a foreclosed home from the bank or a realter?
99.9% of the time no.Banks want homes empty and winterized during the sale process.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 20, 2011 Foreclosure in 49203
Nathan LaZeb…, Real Estate Pro in Jackson, MI
Nathan LaZebnik answered:
can you have chicken in Summitt Township???
Hello David,

Thank you for your question regarding animals in Summit Township. Please find the definition below. Regarding selling & buying, I am a realtor with Edward Surovell ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 22, 2011 In My Neighborhood in 49203
Daniel, Other/Just Looking in Baton Rouge, LA
Daniel answered:
Can a person get a home mortgage with "zero" credit rating?
I dont want to be rude, but when u went bankrupt, all those people who trusted you to pay them back lost their money.

Would you loan money to a person like that??

Best advise ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 14, 2010 Financing in 49203
Francine Wil…, Real Estate Pro in Whitmore Lake, MI
Francine Willingham answered:
hi im coming over from scotland next week would like an agent to help me look at a few houses in haines city or furthur up the highway 27 thanks neil
Hi Neil.,

Do you have an email address or phone number? Please contact me by email francinewillingham@yahoo.com or call me 734-564-7471.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Oct 5, 2010 Home Buying in 49203
Bob McClure, Real Estate Pro in Walled Lake, MI
Bob McClure answered:
i have a credit score of 561 would like to purchase a home any suggestions on bank or land contract
good evening...rather than going land contract...let's get you re-scroed, and a timely gameplan to fix your credit...so you can buy with as little down as possible..and a great int ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 17, 2010 Home Buying in 49203
Shari Robert…,  in Washtenaw County, MI
Shari Roberts-Osojnak answered:
how do I find people who will do land contracts or rent to own in the Jackson area?
The message I am answering was dated November 2008, but the theme is ongoing. Buyers, it never hurts to ask any seller to consider a lease-purchase, especially, if your credit is go ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Aug 4, 2010 Home Buying in 49203
Dan Chase, Home Buyer in Texas City, TX
Dan Chase answered:
Can a seller insist on a 'no pets' clause in a land contract?
If a seller can mandate in the deed that you MUST belong to a HOA they can do this.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 15, 2010 Home Buying in 49203
Doug Beiswan…, Real Estate Pro in Jackson, MI
Doug Beiswanger answered:
is there anyone in the Muskegon, MI area that will hold a land contract? Fruitport and Spring Lake also.

We should be able to find you a home that has an owner that will hold a contract. Please email me what your looking for in a home and I can put some things together for you.
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1 vote Share Flag Sat Mar 13, 2010 Home Buying in 49203
Doug Beiswan…, Real Estate Pro in Jackson, MI
Doug Beiswanger answered:
I need a fighter. Anyone up for it?

I've been working with several clients that need a fighter on their side. I'm available to be your fighter also.

If your interested in having me help you and y ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Feb 19, 2010 Home Buying in 49203
Bill Eckler, Real Estate Pro in Venice, FL
Bill Eckler answered:
what is average or fair commission, especially now.?

Depending on the location and individual situation the fee for professional service range is generally 6-8 percent of the sale price with the vast majority currently at 6%.

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0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 5, 2009 Home Selling in 49203
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