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89128 : Real Estate Advice

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Mon Jan 16, 2017
Brandi lewis asked:
We are three roommates searching for a house in the North Las Vegas, Henderson or Summerlin area. One of us as great credit but the other two have some marks on it. We need about 4 bedrooms,…
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Tue Sep 6, 2016
Their biggest concern is what sources of income do you have? Do you have a pension? Are you withdrawing from your savings/investments? Are you getting social security?

At age 62, you are also able to purchase a home using a reverse mortgage.

I would recommend connecting with a mortgage specialist that has experience working with retired consumers. Check out Inzopa:
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Thu Jul 14, 2016
Triohomes1 answered:
Hello Virgina, I would be interested in talking with you, I own Trio homes and this is what I do.
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Fri May 20, 2016 asked:
yet. NewAgent rep tenant for rental. Tips, required steps, documents, and checklists to completing rental transaction without realtor's tools no MLS yet.
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Sat Mar 26, 2016
Paul answered:
Use to fully understand + analyze all real costs of homeownership, including purchase price, down payment options, closing costs (title insurance, bank fees, inspection/appraisal, legal), mortgage financing- interest rate, term, points, pre approval requirements, RE Taxes, HO Insurance, utilities/maintenance/condo fees, selling costs (broker commission, capital gains tax, state transfer taxes). is educational, in-depth, easy-to-understand. Invaluable especially for serious first-time homebuyers. ... more
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Sun Mar 22, 2015
Team Tiffee answered:
Roberta is correct.

Craig Tiffee
Real Estate Masters, LLC.
(702) 785-8240
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Fri Mar 13, 2015
Hi Jack,

The index is based on several different factors.

First and foremost will be is the property you are considering going to be owner occupied or will it be an investment property.

This is the very first question that must be answered. The reason this must be answered first is the index is based on a simple set of algorithms. The base factors of those algorithms change depending on the fact of the property being owner occupied or not.

Assuming it is owner occupied then the answer of my colleague below is more or less correct. If not owner occupied there are several more factors that will be included to determine "AFFORDABILITY".

I hope this helps. If it doesn't feel free to contact me at your leisure and I will be happy to explain further.


Becky Cordova
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Sat Feb 28, 2015
Crisann Conroy answered:
Is the county not reflecting the improvements you have made?
If you have permits for the improvements you have made, you can contact the county office
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Thu Dec 4, 2014
Rose Wilkinson answered:
You may consider putting your property on a "Lease w/ option to buy." This allows a potential buyer to lease your property while working on whatever credit issues are holding them back from buying your home. It opens up your home to a sea of new potential buyers.

A legitimate fear many home owners have when they consider leasing are the looming "What if's."

- What if the tenant does extensive, malicious damage
- What if the tenant sues me for a slip and fall, or wrongful death?
- What if tenant defaults on the lease?

We work with a company that offers coverage in all areas, and pays up to 6 months of lease payments if tenant defaults.
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Tue Jun 24, 2014
Chad Roberts answered:
If you need assistance with a comparative market analysis, please let me know if I may be of assistance. This process can help determine if the value of your home in today's market and if it is beneficial to you to sell.

Chad Roberts
Realty One Group
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Wed Jun 11, 2014
Andrew Finney answered:
I just responded to your other post about discerning the value of your home. I would like to complete a comparative market analysis and help you out.

Give me a call and let's chat some more.

Have a nice evening!
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
ibookeverybody answered:
Is it illegal for a broker / investor to pay the seller $20,000 in cash under the table after the bank has [a] closed the short sale of the home for considerably less, [b] the seller has agreed in writing that he or she was not getting any additional monies that are not revealed on the HUD ... more
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Sun Mar 2, 2014
Damon Botticelli answered:
Prices have gone up quite a bit since you asked this question. Did you end up selling or renting?
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Tue Dec 10, 2013
Renee Burrows answered:
Commission is completely negotiable for selling a house.

As for foreclosures, Fannie & Freddie are exempt from some "typical" fees that are paid by sellers like real property transfer taxes.

Call us if you have any further questions 702-966-2494
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Fri Dec 6, 2013
Chad Roberts answered:

I see that you inquired some time ago. I hope you were able to contact a local, experienced Realtor to assist with your search. A buyer’s agent may be a real asset as they can help assist with your specifications and location preferences in and around Summerlin.

Chad Roberts
Realty One Group
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Fri Nov 8, 2013
Matthew D'Ercole answered:
Robin, No scam...just on the market longer than normal which is not a good sign...must be a reason as the good ones go fast. My wife and I show rental homes for all the major property management companies here in Vegas and Henderson. Please let me know how I can help you with this home or if you like us to do a custom search. We will take you on a tour, screen the homes to make sure not in foreclosure and help you with application process. We know the good property managers from the not so good. Thanks, Matt

Thanks, Matt and Kim D’Ercole
Matthew & Kim D’Ercole
Prominent Realty Group LLC
Buyers, Sellers, Rentals, Investors
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Mon Nov 4, 2013
Myra Gouger answered:
This is not necessarily something for which you need an attorney. Be very wary of paying anyone for this service. Most banks will negotiate with you directly and not charge for the service. ... more
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Tue May 28, 2013
Robert Adams answered:
I have lenders that will lend on condos as a favor to me and my team since we send them so much business.

If you are still looking for a lender that can help you with this please email me and I will put you in contact with them.

Best Regards,
Robert Adams
The Adams Team at
Rothwell Gornt Companies
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Mon Jun 30, 2008
Damon Botticelli answered:

If you're still looking for that bank owned / foreclosure list, you can get it for free at

You'll be able to view pictures, addresses, maps, arial images, and detailed property information for free for as long as you would like. You can also save and comment on your favorite properties...and see how many garages each home has ;) ... more
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