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Fri Apr 7, 2017
Justhemomma asked:
My grandfather built a cabin at Lake Texhoma in the 1950's. It was sold upon his death. I am interested in re-acquiring this family home when it next goes on the market.
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Thu Mar 23, 2017
Mary answered:
Hi,

I have emailed you regarding this concern.


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Mary
Consumer Care Advocate
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Wed Feb 15, 2017
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Sun Jan 15, 2017
Fmckinney508 asked:
My job doesn't let us get ot much as it used to so sometimes my paychecks are lower than when we first moved to this apartment complex.So we need another place that's cheaper
that…
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Wed Oct 12, 2016
Ashtonscribs asked:
I just posted a rental onto Zillow, a newly remodeled home. And Zillow has always said that they repost onto Trulia. The picture Trulia has was before we remodeled the home. I thought they…
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Sun Sep 11, 2016
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Tue Aug 30, 2016
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Sun Aug 28, 2016
Gallerytreasures answered:
It is more expesive to live here than in Dallas, Ft. Worth or McKinney.
1) Grayson County property taxes are higher than anywhere else.
2) Disabled peoples taxes are higher than anywhere else.
3) the economic deveoplment company says, in publications that it has to pay for as propaganda "that this town is a top 10 place to retire." That said, not one person 'welcomes' you here. Not the Mayor, not the city commisioners, no one.
4) tell people you are from McKinney..you get a big eye roll, you'd think they would embrace retirees and the money they will bring!
5) utilites are MORE here...$66 for internet that is $50 in McKinney
6) $72 for Dish TV...and you do NOT get any Dallas stations, yet you pay the same $$
7) all of the news on the TWO stations is 75% geared to Oklahoma..heard a marine boat ad on tv for TULSA OK!??? Why not for Dallas.?! The locals own the TV stations, charge big city rates for 3rd tier-low quality reporting. If I had a dollar for every time I heard a word misrponounced, I'd be rich..
8) need your yard mowed b/c you are cippled? You pay $40 for the same $25 service in McKinney.
9) food prices, same as big city...gas, a hair cheaper, bit if you don't drive a lot, who cares?
10) Downtown...plain, dull and only 2 places to eat.. All the store fronts are lawyers. No atmosphere.
11) restaurants..meh...not many "ethnic" places at all..
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Mon Aug 1, 2016
Diane Christner answered:
Contact your former agent and ask them to remove the old listing. It should have been done when the agent no longer had the listing.
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Mon Jun 6, 2016
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Tue May 31, 2016
Ryder480 asked:
I am now in a month to month lease paying $200 extra a month can i get the deducted from price of the home?
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Thu May 19, 2016
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Thu May 12, 2016
Lolita.obie answered:
Anytime when considering to purchase a home, one of the main criteria's is that you show stability. You must be on a job at least one year. Don't change jobs until after you have been approved for your home. I also learned the hard way about going and making inquiries at companies who have to pull my credit. Every inquiry lowers your credit score. So do as much of your research as possible first. ... more
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Fri Feb 19, 2016
Susie Kay answered:
In a hot seller's market in DFW bidding war is common whether you are purchasing a home from auction or not. The seller will select the most appealing bid (price, terms, cash, quick close etc). I would suggest that you work with a local realtor so you have some guidance on the process.

Best,

Susie Kay
Realtor
Seniors Real Estate Specialist
Certified Home Stager

United Real Estate Dallas
469-371-2899
www.dfwdreamhomes.net
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Fri Jan 29, 2016
Susie Kay answered:
Pamb,

I would suggest that you work with a lender or credit repair company to assist you. Not only can they answer how long it will affect you but they can also help you increase your score.

Let me know if you want me connect you!

Susie Kay
Realtor
Seniors Real Estate Specialist
Certified Home Stager

United Real Estate Dallas
469-371-2899
www.dfwdreamhomes.net
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Sun Jul 19, 2015
USMortgageRanger answered:
Hi Mom,

Thanks for your post & congratulations on your decisions to purchase a home. The first part of home buying is getting APPROVED by a Lender who has done their due diligence as to your ability to repay the loan and not cause you financial harm. We are federally chartered bank with a focus on educating customers about the mortgage process and providing opportunity for home-ownership. During the approval process, we will do a down payment and closing cost analysis where we tell you exactly how much down payment you will need and exactly how much money you will need to have in closing cost, And if you need help with either we can point you in the right direction to get assistance.

I would be delighted to provide you with some mortgage options, (this does not require us pulling your credit) that will allow you to make the best decision for your family. I can be contacted via my profile information for a no obligation consultation. My Office hours are 08:00 AM-08:00 PM Mon-Fri and Fri and Sat 08:00 AM-06:00 PM CST.

Lowell Sterling
Mortgage Banker
NMLS 968898
Capital One Bank
Phone (469) 315-1709
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Fri Jun 19, 2015
John3.16humbled asked:
Want to buy this house but kids are my deceased wife's nephew's & niece's. There money hungry for inheritance and will jack up price because I'm the uncle. Estate…
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