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Tue Jan 24, 2017
Donna Eckhard asked:
My time to move is May 1. I hope this has a garage, finished basement, updated kitchen, a deck and/or fenced in yard. All outside work taken care of by management or owner.
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Wed Aug 24, 2016
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Wed Sep 17, 2014
Jeff James answered:
Fox. Is approximately one mile from the Fox schools, straight up Tenbrook Road
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Fri Aug 15, 2014
Bill Wilmering answered:
Jennifer: FHA has changed their guidelines on bankruptcy. It's may be possible to get an FHA loan after only 1 year now. Give me a call so we can discuss. 314.609.4156
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Fri May 16, 2014
darseykohl2000 answered:
looking for home or apartment (prefer home) in fox school district we have a son that is in a wheelchair but only use's it for transport he gets around the home with out it. prefer 3 bdrm would like fenced back yard so me and my disabled son can sit in the grass and he can roam we are a family of four no pet's no smoking we are looking to move by September 5th 2014 thats when our lease is up. ... more
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Mon Mar 17, 2014
Deborah Sciarrino answered:
Would love an update... What happened??? Did you walk? Did you get a new roof? New house?
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Mon Mar 17, 2014
Deborah Sciarrino answered:
I think the bank is fishing at 224K, the strategy is to find out if you are bidding against anyone else and if so put in your top dollar and be willing to walk away. If you are the only bidder then go for making the lower offer and hope they take it or take the time to counter, you will probably walk away with a house and a great deal.

Good luck!
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Sat Mar 1, 2014
Dean Eshelman answered:
Best to contact the lenders directly to have them look at your situation. They will need to see the divorce decree. If spouse was awarded the properties and ordered to make the payments you have a should point that our. There are a number of lenders in Arnold - Eagle Bank, Fortune Bank. etc. They know me, so please tell them I sent you. ... more
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Sat Mar 1, 2014
Kim Benedict answered:
Definitely you can... make sure your working with your agent and they know what your plans are, but if the inspection failed and the owners aren't willing to fix the issues or give you credit then you are free to walk away as that is a deal breaker. ... more
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Mon Dec 9, 2013
Tonja Neal answered:
Definitely. There are most conveniences located near this property. Best wishes! :)
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Thu Nov 21, 2013
Brad Cary answered:
Yes Most will but are really looking for longer commitment for the money they will spend in advertising.
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Tue Oct 1, 2013
Patsy Androlewicz answered:
As Klaus indicated, if you're getting your information from the tax records, I would contact the County Assessor's office & relay your problem to them. They can guide you through the proper procedures to get the information changed. You may have to provide documentation & the whole process may take awhile. Good luck!

Patsy Androlewicz
Prudential Alliance, Realtors
cell: 314-369-6622
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Tue Apr 30, 2013
Tara Patterson answered:
Everything in real estate is negotiable. It never hurts to ask, especially when it saves you money!
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Fri Jan 4, 2013
Gwen Chambers Team answered:
Mariane,

Once again I will verify that the home is under contract. I would be happy to help you find another home. Feel free to visit my website http://AskForGwen.com and you can search all the properties listed in the St. Louis Metro area.

Let me kow if I can help you
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Thu Jun 30, 2011
Alicia Clark - THE HOLT TEAM answered:
Craigslist and mobile home brokers is your best source. Here is a page I googled with various sites that might help you.

http://ws.infospace.com/playsushi_tbar/ws/results/Web/mobile%20home%2C%20jefferson%20county/1/0/0/Relevance/iq=true/zoom=off/_iceUrlFlag=7?_IceUrl=true ... more
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Tue May 17, 2011
Bill Wilmering answered:
Your Realtor should be able to help you determine what the market value is for the home. Then you can determine what the home is worth to you. Once you determine that, you will know what to offer for the home. If the other party offers higher, then although you didn't get the house, you will know that you didn't overpay for it. Then it's on to the next one, because there are plenty of homes on the market and the right one is out there for you.

Bill Wilmering
Coldwell Banke Premier
314-609-4156
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Mon Feb 28, 2011
Anna M Brocco answered:
Really depends on your finances, can you purchase without selling, can you carry two mortgages and other costs if needed--consider visiting with any qualified loan officer to determine loan qualification; as for buying the short sale--to consider, short sales are by no means fast sales unless already pre-approved by the lender, therefore if you sell your property first will you have a place to live indefinitely, etc. ... more
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Thu Sep 16, 2010
Dale Weir answered:
Sara,
If you are not currently working with a Realtor and you would like me to sit down with you and go over how a lease purchase is different from a regular sale, I would be happy to do that. There are a lot of things that are "glossed over" in the media and on line that have to be considered to protect you when you put your home on the market in this way. ... more
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Wed Jul 21, 2010
Todd McGregor answered:
A first assumable loan is a loan that is in first position and is assumable. This means that an incoming buyer can "assume" the position on title to the property without obtaining a new loan. This can be very advantageous in times when interest rates are high and the loan on a prospective property has a lower interest rate. This strategy can also be used by buyers with credit that could prevent them from obtaining a new loan for a purchase. ... more
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Wed Feb 17, 2010
Keith Carroll answered:
Make sure to ask about any and all tax implications, Make sure that when you negotiate your short sale that you have your settlement structured to release you from any current or future obligation to pay the shortfall created by the by the sale. Also have a lawyer review your agreement it will be money well spent..

Good luck...

Keith Carroll
"House To Home"
(573) 513-2891
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