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11426 : Real Estate Advice

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Sat Sep 13, 2014
Suzanne MacDowell answered:
Your agent probably needs to go into the Trulia system and 'claim' the listing. I would suggest you call them and ask them to do that right away. It is even possible they have done so and have to wait for the other agent to confirm the mistake. ... more
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Sun Jan 19, 2014
Patrick Lydon answered:
first pick a location
what are my priorities - schol district/transportation etc

check top 3 brokers in area
call and ask for their top producer
ask about pricing/condition

have recent pre qual from real lender
beside pre-qual know monthly payments & closing costs

call back broker make appointment
request see at least 5 properties first time out - this gives you real feel & maybe find home

if agent agrees to e-mail before showing run
always go & see what is really out there so broker sends right e-mails
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Tue Jul 23, 2013
less.is.more answered:
You are probably in a much better position if you sell (or a have sales contract and escrow in place) before making offers to purchase.
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Sun Mar 17, 2013
Anna M Brocco answered:
See link for helpful information http://www.tax.ny.gov/pubs_and_bulls/orpts/mv_estimates.htm
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Fri Mar 1, 2013
Sarbjeet Kaur (SFR/SRS/CBR) answered:
Have a meeting with a loan consultant of a reputed lender and get pre-qualified. This involves assessing your financials so you know how much house you can afford, different programs available in which you may qualify, what documentation you will need to proceed with the purchasing process, how much you can expect to spend on closing costs and familiarize yourself with interest rates.

Now that you have this done you can start looking at homes.
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