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Home Buying in Brentwood : Real Estate Advice

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Sat Sep 6, 2014
Anna M Brocco answered:
Consider working with an agent of your own who can provide a specific market analysis; much depends on exact location, condition, exact size, etc.
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Mon Jul 29, 2013
Laurie answered:
Have a family rent to own or rent at a reasonable rate. You can look at the median rental in your area & have money coming to you monthly. I would love to find a rent to own prospect but everyone needs cash now. Good luck. ... more
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Mon Apr 22, 2013
Dane Hahn answered:
Commissions are paid by the seller. If you are the buyer, you're all set.
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Mon Mar 30, 2009
Scott Godzyk answered:
Good Afternoon Connie,

This is a question that is asked quite often. The answer simply differs from case to case. There is advantages and disadvantages to both. If you are comfortable enough in your financial situation that a cash purchase will leave you with enough of a financial cusion to live, then you avoid paying a mortgage and can save some money. Most often i see people put 50% down and get a mortgage for the other half of the purchase price. Only you know your whole financial picture and future goals. If you are paying a 4.75% mortgage or less and can get a larger return on an investment, then it pays to get the mortgage. Check with your cp or advisor. I wish you luck with your purchase ... more
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