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Sun Oct 1, 2017
Lcsjimenez answered:
My husband and I are trying to get a house loan the person working with us first told us we needed his credit to be at 620 and now they say 650 for a better chance for fha can we get a loan with 625 or do we really need to bump it to a 650 we live in Colorado. ... more
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Mon Sep 11, 2017
Eddy answered:
Hey congratulations on your new child! Buying your first home is important, finding the perfect home for your family can be a struggle especially for the right price. To ensure this process goes smoothly I recommend finding the realtor for the job. Check out upnest.com you can pick and compare the top realtors in your desired area. Good luck! ... more
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Mon Feb 6, 2017
Alysse Musgrave answered:
Contracts for deed are a horrible idea for the buyer. Wait until you can qualify for a traditional mortgage before you try to buy a home.

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Fri Mar 18, 2016
Napegler asked:
Hi I am a 1st time buyer looking to buy a home my credit score from credit karma is a 616 just wanting to know if I could get a loan the home I am looking at is $50,000 any advice would…
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Fri Mar 18, 2016
Napegler asked:
I am looking to buy a home in Clarksville Indiana for under $50,000 my credit score is a 616 and didn't know if I could be approved for a loan... Any help in this matter would be great.…
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Fri Feb 26, 2016
thomas Cartwright asked:
I live in Charlestown Indiana . I paid rent @ the same place 4 or 5 now. PD $16,800 . credit is fair. Don't know where I can go to get help. The Mayor of this town to take the homes…
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Sun Jan 24, 2016
Sally Grenier answered:
Unfortunately, you'll have to wait until it gets listed with a REALTOR. The foreclosure process can take a long time -- sometimes years. Even once the foreclosure process is complete, it could get sold at auction to an investor or another bank. You should contact a local Realtor and let them know what you're interested in and they can keep an eye out for it.

Good luck!
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Fri Apr 10, 2015
Megan.cash asked:
financial reasons and was told by the lender they wouldn't let him anyway since we only owned the home 4 years. I've talked to my attorney about doing a quit claim deed, will this…
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Thu Feb 5, 2015
Linda LaPilusa answered:
Schuler Bauer has rental properties...if you are interested you may visit SchulerBauer.com to inquire about them! Please let me know if I can be of further assistance. Thanks!
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Tue Nov 11, 2014
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Mon Oct 6, 2014
Lauren Bauer answered:
Sounds to me like either its overpriced, not marketed well, or has really bad pictures. Has your Realtor offered to host an Brokers Open or an Open House? You sound like you need feedback on the pricing of the home and a good way to get that is via a Brokers Open. How many homes have sold around you? What kind of competition do you have? What's the average sales price in your neighborhood? Are you receiving weekly reports on how many people are clicking your home on the internet & then CHOOSING not to call to see the property? There can be a lot of variables that can determine why you are not getting showings. ... more
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Thu Jul 3, 2014
Dan Tabit answered:
Amanda,
Chances are this home won't be sold to anyone anytime soon. Bankruptcy all be ends any transfer of ownership as the court must approve this. If you want to pursue it further, contact the owners directly and ask if they want to sell. If you get a "yes" get an agent or attorney involved to prepare your paperwork, market analysis and then be prepared to wait for court approval. Chances are that the home may be "underwater" meaning the owner owes more than it's worth. Now you've added to your complexity multi-fold. Not only must you get the courts permission, you need to get the banks permission. This process can be 6 months to a year or more.
You may be better off finding another home.
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Fri May 16, 2014
Helen Centorrino answered:
In New York a house cannot be sold with mold damage unless remediation is done.by the buyer prior to closing
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Fri May 16, 2014
Helen Centorrino answered:
Your best bet is to contact a real estate salesperson who should be able to supply all the information
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Wed Mar 26, 2014
Dennis Evans answered:
Drea,
I hope this helps....
Go to wherever you do your banking or a credit Union that you may do business with and explain exactly what you have in mind... They can set you on the right path... maybe the credit score is incorrect or maybe you have so work to do... But getting everything fixed up and moving forward will make you very happy and then you wont have to worry and get the place of your dreams... best of luck on your search ... more
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