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Home Buying in Edgewater : Real Estate Advice

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Fri Mar 10, 2017
Mtgorman asked:
looking to build 1600 sq ft home in florida shores edgewater fl
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Wed Oct 21, 2015
Dan Tabit answered:
Suzanne,
USDA homes are any that fit the geographic areas as USDA determines that. Your best bet would be to check out the USDA site below and see what areas you may be interested in fit their guidelines.
There are also income caps, so you might want to make sure you qualify as well as the home for a USDA loan.
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Thu Apr 2, 2015
Jeri Patrick answered:
I would contact a local property manager to help with your search.
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Mon Feb 23, 2015
Daniel Serrano answered:
If you are looking to buy a home in Edge Water a $600 fee if you are referring to a HOA fee $600 dollars is a great low monthly fee to have in that area. Of course you could be referring to a different fee. Please feel free to contact me so we can elaborate a bit more on the subject. Here is my info
Cell:786 270 7869
Email:dserrano@bestbeach.net
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Wed Oct 22, 2014
Adam Silk answered:
Yeah, you'd have to contact your agent. And even at that, some items it won't let us change.
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
Byron Hebert answered:
This topic was recently discussed on an FPL forum for best way to save money on the power bill yet keep mold from the humidity from growing too high. Mold is the concern, as a closed house in Florida will become very moist with no AC running. Here is what they said on the FPL post

"You can prevent mold from developing in your vacant home by controlling the indoor relative humidity (RH). To manage RH, use a programmable thermostat to run your air conditioner at 72° for just two hours each morning before sunrise and at 88° the rest of the time. This will prevent mold by removing moisture from the air during the cooler hours when RH is highest and your A/C runs most efficiently."

To read the full post visit http://www.fplblog.com/energy-efficiency/how-to-save-energy-and-prevent-mold-when-away-from-home/

Hope this helps, enjoy
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Sun Jan 26, 2014
Bill Eckler answered:
There's no harm in trying....what's the worst that can happen?

On the other hand, don't expect much for $40,000 and understand that repairs and renovations will add up quickly. Additionally, be sure the HOA is solid financially sound and that there are no BIG hidden assessments waiting for you.

Good luck,

Bill
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Wed Jan 22, 2014
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Sun Dec 29, 2013
marrilyn asked:
Add some detail about your question
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Thu May 9, 2013
Birgit Smith answered:
Found it at an auction: http://www.auction.com/Florida/Volusia-County/New-Smyrna-Beach-residential-real-estate-home-auctions.html
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Thu Feb 7, 2013
Elliott Hagood answered:
Maybe I can help- I am local! Drop me a line 386-690-6546
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Wed Jul 11, 2012
Surfergirl answered:
Try Beachside Realty in New Smyrna Beach- I think they have a few for sale- would make great snowbird place- cheap but nice. No amenities or places for kids to play. Some forclosures are coming up too. Ir would actually make a great 55+ if any developer/investor ever took any iinterest in pursuing. 4 miles to beach, a couple blocks to the River and boat ramps. ... more
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Tue Jul 10, 2012
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I agree with Ron, I do not understand why a lease option would make you feel better than a lease. If you think your situation is bad now just put up a bunch of money or overpay for a home using this method and then have a mortgage underwriter reject your application 3 years from now because the way the contract is written doesn’t match mortgage guidelines. It doesn’t matter what you and the seller agree to, the underwriter is going to follow the guidelines. Keep your option money and find a lease, good luck,

Jim Simms
NMLS # 6395
JSimms@cmcloans.com
Financing Kentucky One Home at a Time
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Tue Jul 10, 2012
Anne Crate answered:
It did go under contract a couple of months ago. i was working with another couple who put a offer in as well and they didnt get the house the ended up getting another one but the model house is sold now. I would be happy to help you find another house in Edgewater , New Smyrna Beach area, please give me a call or send me an email. 386-547-9511 or anne.crate@yahoo.com. ... more
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Mon Oct 17, 2011
James Deskins answered:
They take as many offers as they can get and present all of them if they're smart. Regardless, the agent/broker has to follow the instructions of the seller....so if the seller doesn't want to entertain multiple offers then they won't. ... more
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Mon Jul 18, 2011
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