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Mon Mar 6, 2017
Tracie.rowell answered:
I have sought out many different resources on auctions and helpful information to educate myself and other military families. In my quest, I was referred to this site: www.EasyMilitaryMove.com Loads of information and resources. If you don't see your question answered, just ask. Owned and operated by a disabled vet. Just thought I would pass it along for any other military families who may see your question and want help. ... more
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Tue Aug 30, 2016
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the first trust deed is still a valid lien against the property. Almost all trust deeds have a due on sale clause, and could foreclose based on that.
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Wed Aug 10, 2016
Trenadjmc5888 answered:
can someone help me find out a property at 377 hilltop church rd dayton tn 37321 I would like to buy

call me at 423 240 9568 thanks
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Fri Jul 22, 2016
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Some people list homes for rent, when they do not own them, and it is a scam.

If you go to the bottom of the page you can contact Trulia directly, they will not see your note that put here.

Yes if the scam artist is successful, you will end up with someone at your house expecting to move in, or if that is what is going on. So you will want to take steps to take it off.
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Mon Apr 4, 2016
Rich Reed answered:
You posted in Poway, CA 92064. You should ask in Gulf Breeze, Fl 32563.
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Mon Oct 5, 2015
89jackmoore answered:
Definitely look into some local laws on the subject, and then present your case to your landlord with that information. If he still does nothing, then either take action corresponding to those laws, or seek a new location and give him notice. If I were you, I'd stick to my guns and seek an attorney. http://www.pugetsoundplumbing.com/seattle-emergency-plumbing.html ... more
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Wed Apr 29, 2015
christine kankowski answered:
It is a great community. I was raise in Poway and has everything you need.
I must admit, I moved to Temecula recently and it is like poway was 30 years ago.
It has newer schools and parks- excellent schools too!!
Employment, just got a real hospital, etc.
People are moving here, from Poway now, for the lower price in housing, but still getting everything else. well, not the access to the beaches... We make a day of it, if we want to go there...
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Wed Apr 29, 2015
christine kankowski answered:
I agree that it would be great if they could provide everything about a house, taxes, history, insurance claims, hazard disclosures. Unfortunately, there is no site that can give everythign. Most areas have Mello Roos requirements based on years, so you can assume that anythign 1980;s has none, but much of 2008 builds do have it. Etc. Any local agents should be able to give a best guess of where or not it has it. Many listins also put it in the listing for you.(Or at least in the private agent comments section) ... more
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Wed Apr 29, 2015
christine kankowski answered:
Were you abel to get your question answered by the trulia rep? If not, you can give me a call at housematchCA.com
Thanks, christine
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Sat Dec 20, 2014
Calvin James answered:
Have you considered hydroseeding? It's a bit cheaper than sod and works just as well. The only benefit sod has is that you have grass immediately where as you have to wait a few months with hydroseeding. It was my wife's idea to try it and I'm glad I did! http://hydroseedingsocal.com/ ... more
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Tue Dec 10, 2013
JR Thrasher answered:
I try to stay focused on Veteran related charities.

J.R. Thrasher
www.SanDiegoRealEstateVeterans.com
619-929-0105
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Wed Jun 19, 2013
David Rudd answered:
As others have stated home insurance (including fire insurance) policies and prices can vary dramatically depending on options you choose - including the provider.

Insurance can be complicated - companies may refer to similar items using different terminology. Here is what I advise my clients:

Pick three insurance companies you are interested in getting a quote.

Decide what type of coverage your think would be best for you (minimum, mid level, premium)

Decide the deductible amounts you are comfortable with.

Contact the first insurance company have them provide you a written quote.

Contact insurance companies #2 and #3 and email them your quote, asking for the SAME coverage. Any changes to highlight (as sometimes one company may work with every $500 another every $1,000).

Also - a correction to a comment below. I do not believe credit based insurance (using a credit score) is allowable in California. Last I checked the State had banned this practice (http://www.uphelp.org/library/resource/credit-scoring-insurance-unfair-practice). But if this may be a concern ask the insurance company.
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Wed Feb 20, 2013
David Rudd answered:
Two scenarios:

1) Purchase with agent via MLS. Answers below are right on - it is basically negotiated. Depending on the offer, and the lender, a lot of the times the bank or lender will pay off. I am seeing more 50/50 splits in the last 8 weeks.

2) Buying at an auction (court steps). If a lien has been placed against the property than the buyer will be responsible. However, if no lien has been place, typically the HOA fees stay the responsibility of the seller. Of course, always consult with an attorney with legal matters.

Hope this helps,

David Rudd
David@kindredre.com
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Wed Feb 20, 2013
David Rudd answered:
Hi there -

I have friends that used RealtyTrac years ago so they may have improved, but they ALL were truly disappointed with their services. Big promises, "easy", etc turned out to be more marketing less action.

Also, if you are looking at buying a foreclosure, look into financing first! If buying via court steps (where they are typically sold) many Counties require cash only. Also, know you are going up against people that do this as their full time job, work for corporations etc. It sounds great - but go to a few and see what it is like first.

Hope this helps!

David Rudd
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Sat Jan 5, 2013
David Rudd answered:
Every bank and situation is in fact different. I agree with many of the agents below on one fact, lending requirements have become stricter and this includes appraisals. I am vary familiar with appraisals as a former owner of a multi state appraisal company, and current licensed appraisal. In addition, I was an executive for a national bank.

Depending on the product, the loan to value ratio, credit score, borrowers assets, the lender or investor requirements, some lending products do not require a full appraisal and do in fact hand over $100,000 without a traditional appraisal - instead a computer models the value - call it Trulia values on steroids. Having said that, MOST people and properties do not qualify for this type of lending.

If your credit score is high, the loan to value ratio is extremely low, you have a strong balance sheet, wanting a variable or short term fixed rate loan, then shop around and you may find an institution willing to lend based on a desktop appraisal or automated value model (AVM). These loans are typically kept in the banks portfolio (hence variable rates are more typical) and not sold on the secondary market.

Hope this helps.

David Rudd
David@kindredre.com
www.kindredre.com
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Thu Oct 13, 2011
Sophie Sausman answered:
Thats a nice area. I think it would be a great investment if you could get your hands on it.
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Fri Jul 29, 2011
John Arendsen answered:
Attorney, attorney, attorney! Is that all anyone can recommend? You're doing exactly what you should be doing. Keep doing it. Keep asking as many questions as you can on every open forum you can log onto. Information is knowledge and knowledge is free on the I as long as you keep fishing.

Once you've educated yourself to the point where you can have an eyeball to eyeball intellectual conversation with an attorney without feeling intimidated you're ready to move to the next level. Don't go hiring an attorney until you've done some homework first. It's money in your pocket and your attorney will only respect your knowledge vs. taking advantage of your naivete.
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Fri Nov 19, 2010
Shirley Bell answered:
Edward advice to you is to continue to pay the rent. I know of a case where the Tenant found out that his landlord was in pre foreclosure and they stop paying thier rent. the landlord took them to court and landlord won. You can call your local agent and ask them to pull a profife on property to see if there is a pre foreclosure recorded. Sometimes you lease turns into a month to month..talk with you Landlord heart to heart. Good Luck ... more
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