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Wed Sep 27, 2017
Hanah asked:
My daughters daycare is located in the heights. I searching for a town house or duplex with 3 bedrooms and 2 bath or at least 1.5 bathrooms. 1300 mon billings Montana please I need something…
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Sat Jul 22, 2017
Chris answered:
where can I find rent to own w/option to buy home in billings montana
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Tue Jun 6, 2017
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Thu May 4, 2017
Tim asked:
I am selling my house and have it listed on Zillow. I also have a limited service flat fee MLS listing. Trulia is pulling the remarks/comments from the MLS. I want Trulia to pull those…
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Sat Feb 11, 2017
Free4lee asked:
Also this one
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Fri Dec 30, 2016
Camden.wiest asked:
it is my understanding that your site might offer a directory presence (name, contact info, bio info, referral into) for lenders. Is this accurate and if so, I'm wondering:
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Sat Nov 12, 2016
Merrylee asked:
Mon Nov 7, 2016
The guy below is incorrect.
A gift is exactly that, a gift. He must sign a letter stating no repayment is expected.

A secured loan (or "collateralized loan") is a permissible source of funds for a gift. Dad would need to provide a copy of the note from the loan against his truck, plus a copy of the proceeds check and proof he deposited it into his account before gifting it to you.

It's a heck of a paper trail, but it is permissible under FHA guidelines. Here are the pertinent guidelines:

If the gift funds are being borrowed by the donor and documentation from the bank or other savings account is not available, the Mortgagee must have the donor provide written evidence that the funds were borrowed from an acceptable source, not from a party to the transaction.
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Tue Sep 6, 2016
Jmcdowall asked:
This question was asked from this property:
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Sat May 21, 2016
Dustslacker87 asked:
have been with my job for over 6 years and I have a good reference from my current landlord. Do anybody have any beneficial information that may help me in my situation? Please message me
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Fri Mar 18, 2016
Sally Grenier answered:
No, appraisal is almost always paid by the buyer. However, everything is negotiable. But if it doesn't appraise, then you have a whole other problem to deal with than who should pay for the appraisal. Seller may choose to not drop the price to the appraised value, and you may be forced to terminate (if you can't come up with the difference yourself). ... more
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Wed Dec 30, 2015
Akwinterone answered:
A lot of tax credit rentals will rent as long as there are no outstanding elec/gas bills owed or any active evictions from past landlords. The rest is mostly overlooked for lease approval as long as there are no felons less than 7 yrs old. Sex offenses are a permanent no with tax credit. (23 yrs property manager) Check who you owe and fix utility bills owed and you will have a better chance of renting. Good luck. ... more
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Wed Oct 7, 2015
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Wed Jun 17, 2015
Stephanie Napolitano asked:
I am looking for a 3 bedroom home under $1100. Is there anyone that can help us find something?
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Mon May 25, 2015
Suzanne MacDowell answered:
Hire an agent. Trulia does not permit for sale by owner listings, so if you want your home to be advertised here you need to find an agent to work with.
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