Trulia Community - Advice from neighbors and local experts

Find Your Community
We couldn't find that location. Please try again.
Get Expert Advice

Hillsboro : Real Estate Advice

  • All15
  • Local Info0
  • Home Buying6
  • Home Selling1
  • Market Conditions0

Activity 10
Thu Aug 18, 2016
Vicki4863 asked:
April Need help with strategies for selling. Tried listing here and Zillow.com, printed and distributed fliers to area community boards, newspaper advertising, Open houses at least 2 times…
0 votes 0 Answers Share Flag
Thu Jan 22, 2015
Simon Campbell answered:
You could look into getting a FHA loan. FHA's website states: "Minimum credit score requirements for FHA home loans depend on which FHA loan product the applicant needs. Generally speaking, to get maximum financing on typical new home purchases, applicants should have a credit score of 580 or better. Those with credit scores between 500 and 579 are, according the the FHA guidelines, 'limited to 90 percent LTV'." (Reference: http://www.fha.com/fha_article.cfm?id=200.)

If you have enough value/equity, why not look into a HELOC (Home Equity Line of Credit). It is easier to get. It allows you to easily remove some of your equity without a long-term mortgage. I believe that the closing costs are cheaper too.
... more
0 votes 3 answers Share Flag
Tue Apr 1, 2014
Kimberly A. Boyer answered:
Hi Christine,

I'd be happy to help make this as painless as possible!
Let me do the work. Call or text me with questions. 937.205.7230
0 votes 4 answers Share Flag
Mon Mar 3, 2014
Kimberly A. Boyer answered:
Pam, This sometimes happens if your property is on more than one parcel. If you are currently listed with a realtor ask them if the listing specifies more than one parcel. If you are not currently working with a realtor please give me a call. I would love to help you. 937.205.7230 ... more
0 votes 1 answer Share Flag
Mon Mar 3, 2014
Kimberly A. Boyer answered:
Yes there is acreage available. Are you seeking land only or with a home? Contact me with further details. 937.205.7230
0 votes 1 answer Share Flag
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Anna M Brocco answered:
When it comes to any safety/crime related issues, it's always best to contact the local police department with all your questions, hear all there is to hear firsthand. If unfamiliar with the area(s) do revisit more than once and at different times of day, possibly chat with locals/neighbors. Real estate professionals are prohibited from steering, enticing a buyer to purchase/rent, or not, in specific neighborhoods.
http://www.neighborhoodscout.com/
https://www.crimereports.com/
http://www.homefair.com/
... more
0 votes 1 answer Share Flag
Sat Aug 31, 2013
Scott Crawford answered:
There is a program that might be able to assist with a down payment. I can do some research and send details if you contact me direct or through Trulia.
0 votes 2 answers Share Flag
Sat Aug 31, 2013
Scott Crawford answered:
Yes, there is a WalMart, Krogers and a Lowes in Hillsboro.
1 vote 1 answer Share Flag
Wed Sep 5, 2012
Ida Shortridge answered:
Sat Sep 18, 2010
James Gordon ABR SFR SRS answered:
Eagle if this is a HUD home that is for sale and you purchase it from HUD all leins must be cleared before they can transfer the property. You need to use a HUD registered broker to make your offer on the property. Not all brokerages in our area are registered with HUD to be able to make offers for buyers. ... more
0 votes 4 answers Share Flag
Search Advice
Search
Hillsboro Zip Codes

Followers

80