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Tue Apr 11, 2017
Debbieperalta76 asked:
Wed Mar 8, 2017
Angelica P answered:
Hi,

I have emailed you regarding this concern.


Thank you for using Trulia!

Angelica
Consumer Care Advocate
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Wed May 13, 2015
D. Elizabeth Vincent, AssocBroker answered:
Contact Bert Wunderlich at Nova Homes 480 249-1924 Or you can look for a hard money lender, but
the rate is really high unless it's a short term loan (7-15 days).
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Mon Mar 3, 2014
LaLena Christopherson answered:
Have you paid it off and are you looking for a lien release? If you provide a bit more information we may be able to help.
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Fri Jul 26, 2013
Coukona answered:
Hi,I am looking for a temp home for about that time .I can aford $500 per month and will take care of the yard and pool.I used to have a house with a pool.Please give me an address and get in contact with me.I am a landlord myself,so I know what I want in a tenant.coukona@cox.net. ... more
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Mon Jun 3, 2013
Troy Erickson answered:
Although everyone is telling you to go for a south or west facing backyard for the most winter sun, I would caution you that even in the winter months of November through April, the sun in Ocotillo will be very warm at times during the day, especially with no pool.

For example, last November the highest temperature reported was 88, but the temperature was over 80 degrees 13 days. December through February are much cooler, and should not be an issue. In March of 2013, it reached over 80 degrees 19 times, with a high of 91. By April, the temperature was over 80 degrees on all but 4 days, and reached over 90 degrees 7 days. The high was 99 degrees on April 29th and 30th.

Keep in mind the temperatures are usually the hottest between 2-4pm, and in November the sun will rise around 6:45am, and set around 5:30pm. By the end of April, the sun will rise at 5:40am and not set until after 7:00pm.

I wouldn't be too concerned with the cost of heating your home, as that bill will be practically nothing even in the winter. Most times the heat will probably not even be turned on.

Trust me when I say you will get plenty of sun no matter what direction your backyard is facing. You just need to decide whether you want morning sun (east facing), evening sun (west facing), or all-day sun (South or North facing). North facing backyards will get less sun than south because as the sun moves East to West, it is typically in the southern sky.
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Mon Feb 25, 2013
Ron Thomas answered:
I have seen where the EQUITY lender pulled their LIEN before foreclosure,
then they went after the Homeowner for the full amount.
YES, they can do that.
If the LIEN was still part of the Foreclosure, then it should have been satisfied before the Closing.
You will find out when they contact you.
Maybe you should contact a Florida Attorney; it might be worth a few hundred dollars.
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Tue Jan 17, 2012
Tim Watson answered:
If the property is only worth 78k and you have already lost 2 rentals I would suggest you (and I assume your state would allow this) file for bankruptcy and in Georgia and other states you can have property appraised and if it only appraises for 78k or less they would drop the 2nd but you would be responsible for making the note for the next 5 years. I'm not telling you to file for bankruptcy but it's another choice you have in case other things don't work out. Remember your credit is already shot. ... more
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Tue Jan 17, 2012
Terry Parrish answered:
Yes, Please contact a real estate attorney, the laws do differ from State to State. My understanding is that if the lien is not used to purchase the property, the Bank can come after you. I had a phone call recently from a friend of a client of ours - a judgement had been placed against them because they walked away from a home in AZ, with a second lien attached that was not used to purchase the home, the second lien holder went after them and through the court system, placed a judgement against them. I gave them the name of an attorney, the Attorney they contacted negotiated with the lien holder to accept less. It was not only a lien against the home that was foreclosed on, but a debt that followed them. It would absolutely benefit you to contact an attorney who specializes in distress property to gather facts and know your legal rights and options. ... more
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Tue May 10, 2011
Don Maclary answered:
When you put an mls # in google most times you will find what your looking for. I found it for you: http://www.weichert.com/37036702/
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Tue Oct 5, 2010
Dan McNulty answered:
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We can manage your property (properties) and you will have access to all of the property information on-line 24/7. We have programs taliored to each client as each clients needs are different.

Call me to discuss the difference, we rent homes fast because we care and we do not charge you if a property is vacant. We list all rentals on the MLS and numerous other websites. Nobody will take care of you and your property like Elite Landlord.

Call me anytime to discuss a program tailored just for you!!!

Dan McNulty
480-352-3596
dan@azrealtor4you.com
Arizona Elite Properties
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Mon Feb 22, 2010
Dan McNulty answered:
Daniel J. Mcnul...
Agent
Gilbert, AZ
..BEST ANSWER
Have you made contact with a lawyer or accountant on this matter yet? I've got contacts who will not charge you to talk about this matter.If you do a short sale you will be getting a 1099 from the bank at the end of the year which may or may not be taxed as income. The deficiency might be forgiven, or they might ask for a non-secured promisory note.

If you allow the bank to foreclose and you are not protected by the statute they might come after you for the deficiency.

I've helped others in situations like this prior, no situation is the same however but we may be able to help.

We are a property management company and manage hundreds of homes in the East Valley and may be able to help you if you contact us quickly.

Dan McNulty
480-352-3596
dan@azrealtor4you.com
www.azrealtor4you.com
Arizona Elite Properties
Elite Landlord
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Sun Jan 25, 2009
Robin Silverberg answered:
It's almost 2 years since this question was asked. Although the answer may be the same, with the changes in loan-to-value on the reverse mortgages, a 66 year old may not be able to access enough equity. What might be better would be to find out how much you can borrow against the new purchase, use the proceeds of your sale to put towards equity, and then take out a purchase reverse mortgage. If anyone thinks that they can take out a reverse mortgage, then keep the home as an investment property and live in the cheaper one, they can forget about it. Once you are not living in the home for a year, the reverse mortgage has to be paid back. There are lots of issues here, only one of which is the fact that the original poster did not explain very well what she has in mind. ... more
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Mon Jun 11, 2007
Emily Erekuff answered:
Hi J,

We update the information on our site every 24 hours, however because we rely on many data sources for that information some errors can slip through.

If you do notice homes on Trulia with inaccurate information please report the error to us by doing the following:

-access the listing on Trulia
-click on the 'Report listing error' link next to the red flag
-complete the form that pops up and click 'Send'

This message will be sent directly to our engineers so they can troubleshoot the issue.

Best Wishes,

Emily Gibson
Customer Service Representative
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