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Mon Oct 3, 2016
Susan Gay answered:
Make an offer just like any other purchase. There may be multiple offers or you may be the only one in years. If you have a realtor, they can usually find out if there are other offers. I've gone low and I've gone over asking before. It is best if you have a cash offer. Good luck. ... more
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Tue Sep 6, 2016
Alan May answered:
Well, you don't NEED one, but it's a really good idea to have one.
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Thu May 12, 2016
Bhopal21 answered:
Unlike Cobb and Cherokee county that exempt seniors from paying school taxes Bartow County does not. We are plagued with unresponsive representation by our elected officials.
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Fri Mar 11, 2016
Obtryce asked:
I am looking to sell my property that I have already setup as a rental property and has a current lease with tenants that have a good pay history. See the following link for more information.…
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Thu Mar 3, 2016
Duffeych86 asked:
If I have the income and down payment but bad credit why can't I get approved for a home loan?? My husband and I make annual $65,000. He has been with his company for almost 10 years.…
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Thu Feb 4, 2016
faysims28 asked:
If my husband works 2 full time jobs (one for 6 months and one for 3 months) are we only allowed to count 1 job when we apply for a mortgage? Both jobs are in the same industry and he has…
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Sat Oct 3, 2015
Tony Grech answered:
You don't necessarily need to have good credit, but you certainly wont get approved for a loan with bad credit. The home or how much or little you want to borrow have little to no bearing on that.

You generally need to have the following in order to be considered for a mortgage"
-stable employment and verifiable income- usually at least a 2 year history of being employed in the same line of work
- established credit with no judgments outstanding or collection accounts and at least a 620 middle credit score for all borrowers - although in some instances you could potentially get approved as low as 580
- money saved up for a down payment and closing costs

your best bet is to speak to a local lender and be prepared to provide paystubs, bank statements, and tax info so you can find out what your options are
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Wed Jul 15, 2015
larry highfield asked:
This question was asked from http://www.trulia.com/property/3174006764-56-River-Oaks-Dr-SW-Cartersville-GA-30120
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Mon Mar 2, 2015
Jeri Patrick answered:
I recommend contacting a local real estate agent or property manager to help with your search. They might know of some long term rentals for you.
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Sat Feb 21, 2015
Jenna Christensen answered:
Ask around for the best agent in the area - or check online - and set urself up w that agent to help u
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Fri Jan 30, 2015
Jeri Patrick answered:
Call trulia directly they should be able to fix it for you. I have better luck over the phone.
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Tue Jan 27, 2015
Sonnie Byrd asked:
Fri Sep 5, 2014
Trulia Customer Service answered:
Hi Andrea! Carol at Trulia here. I have edited your Trulia profile to show you as a landlord instead of homeowner. This will allow you to claim your rental listing and reply to your lead emails from your Trulia account. You can claim your rental listing as follows:

1.) Hover over your picture on the right hand side of the screen and click on My Listings
2.) Click on the Orange button on the far right that states Add Listings
3.) Select the option for For Sale, Rental, or Sold
4.) Enter the address, MLS number, or your email address to find the listing5.) Check the box for the Address you want to claim
6.) Then click the box - I certify that I am the listing agent for these listings and agree to the Full Terms of Service
7.) Add to my listings

Also remember to add your Zillow or Postlets "lead router" email address to your Trulia account so that the leads will route to your Trulia account. You can add the alternate email address to your account as follows:

1. Log into your Trulia Account with your email address and password
2. Hover over Your Name in the upper right hand corner of the page and click on Profile from the drop down menu.
3. Click on "settings" tab in the upper right of page
4. Click on the title Email Addresses & Facebook Connect. Add the additional email address you want. A confirmation email will be sent to you. Be sure to look for it and verify the alternate email address. You may need to check your junk or spam email folder.

If you have additional questions, please visit our help center here: https://trulia.zendesk.com/hc/en-us
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Sat Jun 28, 2014
Jessica Johnson answered:
I recommend you contact Bob Presley with homestar financial at139 E Felton Rd, Cartersville, GA 30120 phone (770) 387-3400, he will get you prequlified for a loan and will advise you what loan options are available to you. If your score is not where it should be he will help you get to the score you need to get qualified. After you are pre-qualified for a loan I would love to help you find a home, hope this helps you.

If you have additional questions please feel free to contact me.

Jessica Johnson
Keller Williams Signature Partners
678-631-1706
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Sat Jun 28, 2014
Jessica Johnson answered:
Hi Delores, I would be happy to help you find a rental home if you haven't yet.
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Sat Jun 28, 2014
Jessica Johnson answered:
Are you working with an agent, if you are not I would love to help you list your home. It needs to be listed with FMLS or GAMLS through an agent to show up through this web site. Hope this helps you, let me know if you need help through this process. ... more
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