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Home Buying in Kingman Park : Real Estate Advice

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Tue May 16, 2017
Pamela Hardy answered:
WILL MY SSDI STOP IF I PURCHASE A HOME?
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Wed Oct 19, 2016
Bola Williams answered:
Victoriaannhunt,

If you are still looking to get into your first home please feel free to reach out to me, I know about a few down payment assistance programs that can help you get into your first home! I would be happy to help.

Thanks
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Wed Oct 21, 2015
Josh Barnett answered:
Thu Jan 30, 2014
fjmwalker1234 answered:
I bought a home there in 1987. The last 5 years have seen a major demographic shift if thats what concerns you. It has turned out to be the best investment of my life. I live on F street NE on the east side of of 17th. There are 2 homes here that the banks are holding and won't even put them on the market. I think they are speculating myself. They can sell them "as is" in no time at all. I would probably be making the first offer. ... more
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Sat Dec 7, 2013
Kathy Henderson answered:
The answer is yes if you have a good credit score and can qualify for a loan. Please feel free to contact me at (202) 556-5823 and I will gladly walk you through the process.

Kathy
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Sun Jun 7, 2009
John Smith answered:
Again, not enough data.

Condition? Amenities? Quality? Access? North of Benning? South?

Too may variables to give a fair answer. You could try Zillow or Eppraisal or RealQuest or some other web site to get an answer, but the best of these are not good enough. You'll need an agent to review the property and run a Comparative Market Analysis of properties that have sold recently.

OR, you could hire an appraiser. The appraisal for a multi-unit will probably cost about $500-$750 depending upon experience and competence. Make sure you hire someone who has experience in the Kingman Park area and can honestly and truthfully evaluate the property, not someone from the burbs who thinks that a garage is worthless and square footage is the only guide.

Cordially,
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