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Wed Apr 22, 2015
Anna M Brocco answered:
If you qualify, yes; therefore visit with any licensed loan officer to determine qualification, be aware that a mortgage pre approval letter is necessary to determine your price range and for any offers to be taken seriously. ... more
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Tue Mar 17, 2015
Lorraine Zavala answered:
I would advise to call your insutance agent as well. I don't think you can have it double insured.
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Tue Mar 17, 2015
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Fri Dec 20, 2013
Aaron Sims answered:
If the buyer has paid in full and has the deed i would imagine that the seller is free and clear of the situation and has no further interest in the property. Now as I am a Realtor and not a lawyer the seller may want to check, but if I had completed the sale of property I had owned and the purchaser(now current owner) didn't pay taxes it wouldn't bother me at all. I may purchase the back taxes at the tax sale and make 12% (Alabama) interest when they do pay it off or get a tax deed and own it again if they dont pay for 3 years (Alabama).

Best of luck!
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Fri Dec 20, 2013
Mack McCoy answered:
The person who cares most has to pay.

Regardless of your agreement - if there is no insurance in place, and something happens, it's a bad thing. If the property tax isn't paid and the county forecloses, it's a bad thing.

If you think the other guy should pay, and they haven't, you better pay, because if something bad happens, it will happen to you.

All the best,.
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Fri Mar 15, 2013
Mcnic24 answered:
Hi Hunter I live around the corner from this house. What would you like to know?
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Wed Dec 19, 2012
Marge Bennett answered:
of course. In fact the seller should insist on it. Call a local insurance agent to get a quote.
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Fri May 18, 2012
Anna asked:
Moving to the area within a month, never been there but am wondering if any of the listed properties may have an owner financing option. Rent to own or with option to buy even...?
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Thu Dec 16, 2010
Cole Haynes answered:
Lambert,

I agree with Anna. Make sure you educate yourself fully on how a rent to own or lease option works before you decide this is something you want to do.

Using this strategy can help you make owning a home possible or cost you a lot of money if you don't do your due diligence.

Good luck!
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Wed Oct 6, 2010
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Mon Jul 12, 2010
Anna M Brocco answered:
If you don't see any here on Trulia or anywhere else online, consider working with an agent-- any local agent(s) can help you with current listings, new listings, showings, other information, etc. ... more
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