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Home Buying in Corning : Real Estate Advice

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Wed Jun 22, 2016
Seanlandon20 asked:
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Mj answered:
Does not make sense. Corning is a community supporting / underwritten by Corning Inc. to assure a good place to raise a family and a viable destination for tourism dollars. Elmira is a depressed region with the biggest employers being the prison and hospital(s). To assure your decision it is recommended that you do a short-term furnished rental (month to month) for a few months when you arrive Corning, and take weekends.. and more importantly evenings to drive around all towns. ... more
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Sat Jan 4, 2014
Dan Tabit answered:
Fraud is a specific legal issue that an attorney would need to review your agreement and advise you on, but it sounds like they made an offer that they weren't qualified to make. I would think you may have a chance to retain the earnest money.
Speak to your agent and or their managing broker before you go further. Then get your house back on the market asap.
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Thu May 6, 2010
Don Tepper answered:
The advice below is good generic advice. But it doesn't answer your question.

Here's how to find a land-lease contract:

That's a blog I wrote on how to find lease-options, rent-to-owns, and similar situations.

The tie-in with the advice below is that during the time you're doing a land lease or lease-option, you'll need to clean your credit up. And you have to be committed to doing so.

Hope that helps.
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