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Fri Jul 1, 2016
Joshua Marriott answered:
Fri Feb 6, 2015
Maria Cipollone answered:
Hi,

When you say "I want to buy a house" I am assuming that you already have save enough money a down payment and closing costs. Is that is the case you are ready to shop around for a mortgage broker that can review your financial status and advice you properly. It's easy to buy a house if you know how much you can afford.

Best of Luck,

Maria Cipollone
J C realty Group
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Fri Jan 3, 2014
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Sat Mar 9, 2013
Sara Cox answered:
Brownwood does not even have a few homicides a year. We have had one homicide in the past 3 years I have lived here.
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Wed Feb 6, 2013
Mm_coleman answered:
tangelwood is a subdivision for over 55 adults....it is a duplex community....nice area of town...there are however some homes that are not duplexes. almost every house in the place are for sale though. ... more
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Wed Jan 9, 2013
James Gore answered:
Mr. and Mrs. Cabler,

I've been to this house. Not to hurt feelings or burst a bubble, but the foundation has settled on 4 corners and will need extensive repair. The brick is pulling away from the wall and pulling the windows outward. Otherwise a nice neighborhood. Appears to be a flood zone. There is a flood guage in the front yard at the power pole.

It's a repossession house that needs alot of T.L.C. inside and outside. Dog pen in the back, with large back yard.

Though you should know, Best of luck.
James
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Sun Sep 9, 2012
Kay Giles answered:
This property is only about 10 miles from Brownwood.
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Sun Jan 29, 2012
Anna M Brocco answered:
Since no specific area is given--for the nearest hospital consider a Google search and Google Maps for distance. For flood zones see link, http://www.fema.gov/hazard/map/flood.shtm When it comes to any safety/crime related issues, it's always best to contact the local police department with all your questions, hear all there is to hear firsthand. If unfamiliar with the area do revisit more than once and at different times of day, possibly chat with locals/neighbors. Real estate professionals are prohibited from steering, enticing a buyer to purchase, or not, in specific neighborhoods.
http://www.neighborhoodscout.com/
https://www.crimereports.com/
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Wed Jan 25, 2012
Emily Erekuff answered:
Hi Dan,

If your home is currently for sale on Trulia, then your listing agent can claim the listing and edit the listing facts. If your agent needs help doing this, please have him/her give us a call at 888-466-3501 Monday - Friday 7am to 4pm PST, or send us an email via the link below.

Best Wishes,

Emily
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Thu Jul 7, 2011
Tommy Burris answered:
Birds of a feather lock together sometimes.

Maybe talk to a couple of Hispanic agents?!?!?!
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Tue May 31, 2011
Don Groff answered:
As long as your payment posted on the 31st it would not count as a 30 day late. If you sent in two separate payments or checks the regular payment needs to include your late fee.

I would call your lender ASAP to discuss and make sure everything was accounted for correctly and also make sure that the payment was received on the 31st. ... more
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Thu Feb 24, 2011
Judy asked:
I seen a 800 sq ft house in your listing Brownwood TX $29,000 and it had a wheelchair ramp I liked it
please call me up
at 4;00 monday
Thank you for your help
Sincerely ;
Judy…
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Thu Aug 14, 2008
Betina Foreman answered:
It should not be a conflict of interest unless it was the agents listing and he was trying to represent you also as the buyer. However you should know in Texas that is perfectly legal to represent both sides of a sale. Personally I won't do it for ethical reasons, but it is allowed in Texas. Please note that in Texas the Seller pays the fee for both the listing agent and the Buyers Agent. You the Buyer should never pay a fee for representation! If you have more questions or need anything else, please feel free to contact me. Have a great day!
Sincerely,
Betina Foreman, Realtor
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Fri Dec 7, 2007
Emily Erekuff answered:
Hi Judy,

Trulia does not include rental listings in our search results at this time - only residential homes for sale. Many who answer similar questions often recommend searching on Craigslist for rentals.

Best Wishes,

Emily Gibson
Customer Service Representative
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Wed Nov 28, 2007
T.E. & Naima Sumner answered:
Hello Gaye, Here is the link where you can look up the taxes per residence. http://www.brown-cad.org.

The sales price of homes in Texas is not published because Texas is a non-disclosure price. Do NOT use Zillow because their range is very innacurate in Texas because of this. They get their data based on the homes that are listed and what mortgage amount that are recorded NOT what they sold for. I have seen difference in their "zestimate" being off from 40K to 200K... that is a pretty large range.

My advice to you is to get a Realtor to represent you, they will be doing a market analysis on any home that interests you. This information will include SOLD homes in the same neighborhood with similar features as the homes you are considering.

It is a great time to buy, good luck to you. If you need help finding a Realtor, if there isn't one in this forum, I will be happy to find you one.
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