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Home Buying in 75093 : Real Estate Advice

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Wed Jan 17, 2018
Anastasia Moore answered:
I lost my house about 3 years ago, my credit was so bad, and my FICD i had a ton of medical bills in collection, it was hard to even rent a decent place to live, because even land lords run credit checks. i knew i had to do something to get back on track. so then I hired a credit coach ( and wrote a letter for each thing on my credit report basically 2 months my credit went from under 500 now today it's 737. WOW I can't believe it. i am now buying a home. Signing the papers in a week. So don't ever think you'll never be able to rebuild your life just apply yourself to getting it done you just might be amazed at what you can do. Good luck to everyone if we can do it so can you. contact i am sure he will be able to help you ... more
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Tue May 9, 2017
LystHouse answered:
Your mom wants the best for you - but that doesn't mean she will understand if you use another realtor. Maybe you can ask the realtor if they would be willing to work along side your mother and split commission to get you both the experience you need to have a smooth closing. We would be happy to work a relationship like that - family is important. We would love to be a part of yours! Feel free to message or call 855 866 8339. ... more
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Fri Apr 11, 2014
Cathy Browne answered:
Buying a foreclosure is tricky because you don't know if there may be some hidden defects that would be costly. It may look like a deal, but may not really be one once it is all said and done. ... more
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Fri Apr 11, 2014
Cathy Browne answered:
Yes, that is called the Buyer's Representation agreement. When you find a home you love, this allows the agent to be paid by the seller. It is in your best interest to find a reputable agent to help you find a home and represent you in the transaction--it will save you a lot of valuable time and hassle. ... more
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Thu Jan 30, 2014
Pam Rosener answered:
Starwood is great. I also like the Stonebriar Community. Give me a call 469-569-9216
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Thu Dec 26, 2013
Terry McCarley answered:
You will have better results working with a lender in the state you are purchasing the home in as they will be familiar with specific state requirements.
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Mon Jun 17, 2013
Kathy Hines 972-632-6530 answered:
In the mean time, go to sign up for your personal link to the MLS and look till you are ready, then give ma a call and lets talk about availability.

Kathy Hines / Broker
Keller Williams Dallas Preston
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Tue Jun 4, 2013
Hava Johnston answered:
I just closed a complicated, overseas, VA loan which had been denied by THREE OTHER LENDERS.
visit my go-to guy for VA loans, he gets them done!
Jeff Lancaster

If you want a strong agent who knows how to close these deals, check out my page at and remember, This is the only time you will hire a professional that the other party will pay for, so why not hire the best? I am here to help you!

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Tue Apr 23, 2013
Susie Kay answered:

I would suggest that you contact a lender and discuss your situation. Let me know if you need some names, I have lenders that I have worked with for quite some time and they are good.

Good luck,
Susie Kay, Realtor®
United Real Estate
III Lincoln Centre, 5430 LBJ Freeway #280
Dallas, TX 78240

Servicing your real estate need is my priority!
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Sat Jan 26, 2013
Brent Rice answered:

Your questions are a bit hard to decipher. "GRB Plano" is not a commonly used term in Plano. If what you have read below does not answer your question(s), please clarify.

Thank you,
Brent Rice, Trulia Top Recommended Broker (Pro & VIP)
The Rice Group, Inc.
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Wed Jan 16, 2013
Melissa Hailey answered:
You have received some great information below. I agree with Bruce, your best bet would be to buy a home that has already been foreclosed on (as opposed to going to the Courthouse steps to buy it at auction). Buying a home on the courthouse steps involves quite a bit of risk on your part (you may buy a home that has other liens in place) and it also involves having cash up front - in exact change.

To minimize your risk, buying a home that has already been foreclosed on by the bank, and is listed for sale with a Realtor in the MLS is your best bet. The banks occasionally make basic repairs prior to listing them and they usually price them well.

The optimal situation for you is to hire a Realtor to represent you and your best interests. There should not be a cost to you as a buyer for the services of a Realtor (as the seller usually pays the real estate fees). Having someone on your side, to help you through the entire process, is certainly recommended.

If you would like to visit with our Accredited Buyer Representative (who is also a Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource Specialist), please let us know. We would be happy to assist you.

Melissa Hailey
Coldwell Banker Jane Henry Realtors
North Texas Top Team, Realtors
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Fri Jul 27, 2012
Michael Brownstead answered:
I agree, for your best interest, I highly, highly, highly recommend getting a home inspection on a home you are considering purchasing; sure, any seller would love a buyer who is willing to waive a home inspection, but at the same time, most home-sellers understand that most, if not all buyers will have a home inspection conducted. ... more
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Mon Jan 31, 2011
Justin Ruzicka answered:
most approvals for short sales are requiring signature of buyers and sellers. Often we are seeing Arms Length Transaction Addednum's that need to be signed by all parties as well, so it would seem odd that you don't get to see some paperwork at some point. A little word of caution, since the attorney and title company are same company i would read through your title insurance with a microscope, even hiring an attorney to read it might be money well spent. ... more
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Sat Jan 23, 2010
Dallas Texas answered:
Realtors can only base our information what has sold in that given area, posted in MLS

Best county tax records office investigate all facts.

Not all builders post thru Realtors

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Tue Nov 10, 2009
. answered:
Hi SC,

Shaddock and Associates went in with another partner, Peter Drais and built there as well.

Are you looking for a builder for a particular home or wanting to know who all built in a certain section of Windhaven?

Nicole Arenas, Realtor
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Thu Apr 16, 2009
. answered:

Now that you have your answer, have you selected a real estate consultant to work for you?

I would be happy to help!
Nicole Arenas
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Tue Mar 31, 2009
. answered:
Hi Brad,

What's the price and square footage of the home of the new home? Where is your house in Deerfield?
I would be happy to talk with you about the above questions at length. 214-991-9507 call me! ... more
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Mon Mar 30, 2009
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It is always a good time to buy a great house! The zip code is strong but without knowing more, I can only vaguely answer you. The real estate market for people with cash is a great place to be right now! We have a proven strategy to show you your investment potential before you ever make an offer, so if your serious about making an offer on any property, let me help you see why clients and agents trust me with their Plano real estate needs! Give me a call today!

Nicole Arenas
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