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Sun Jun 25, 2017
Mark Howe answered:
Hello Michelle,

Bank of America offers an excellent Doctor Loan program, which is a Jumbo loan at 5% down with No PMI. The only requirement is that you be an MD or Dentist and have good credit. Our rates on this program are extremely competitive.

The benefits of our Doctor Loan program are as follows:

-5% down on loan amounts up to $1 million
-10% down on loan amounts up to $1.5 million
-Student loans in deferral don't count against your qualification
-Start your new job 60 days after closing (for salaried applicants)

Any clients looking to get more information on our Doctor Loan program please feel free to reach out to me directly. My email address is

Mark Howe
Senior Loan Officer
Bank of America
NMLS # 870634
Phone: 360-643-1471
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Mon Aug 22, 2016
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Fri Jul 15, 2016
pminsf asked:
My listing is 2431 Mar East, Belvedere Tiburon, CA. I initially created a listing on Zillow. It indicate it would be posted on Trulia too. When I did a search on Trulia, it wasn't…
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Wed Jul 2, 2014
Jogreggre answered:
I finally got the correct email address of the listing broker, here is the answer:

"The condo has to be rented because it is restricted as an investor-owned unit. In other words, the owner cannot live in the unit. This is permanent, as it is one of several in the complex that must be kept by owners as rentals."

The email continued and said that it was possible that if a family member owned the unit, it could be rented to another family member, etc.
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Fri Aug 24, 2012
Margaret Wynne answered:
Contact your local board of Realors.In Marin Marin County Board of Realtors. You can also cal the State / California Department of Realtors
in Sacramento.
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Mon Jun 18, 2012
Robert Chomentowski answered:
There is no way of buying directly from the bank. You will have to wait until it pops up on the MLS as a listed property.
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Mon Jun 18, 2012
Maryann Pearson answered:
One possibility is the owner rolled over a lower tax base from a primary residence they owned before this one under marin provisions for over 55 age homeowners. You could call tax assessors w AP # and ask them
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Wed Jan 18, 2012
Toni Abruzzo Ramirez answered:
Rents have increase for several reason. Some persons have sold their homes and want to sit back and watch the market before jumping back in, some persons are downsizing their life due to the troubled economy and this has created a shortage of inventory. A shortage of inventory means higher rents. ... more
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Mon Aug 23, 2010
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Thu May 8, 2008
Phillipa Criswell answered:
The appraisal guidlines ( I have been told) are the past three months for sold homes and to include active listings and one home that has an accepted offer
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