If purchasing with a mortgage, be aware that a mortgage pre-approval letter is required in order to determine your price range and for any offers to be taken seriously, begin by visiting with any licensed loan officer; also choose an agent to work with, he/she will be your best guide.... more
There are few lenders that will touch that score but they can give you great advise and some know how to get it you quickly. So you do need to start with a lender. Even if you miss this opportunity, you will be more ready should another come along so it is NOT a waste of time. There should be no charge so that is the place to start.
When purchasing a HUD home there are ways to write the offer that put you in a better position so talk with a Realtor from your area that is familiar with the process. Do NOT go over asking price because here , they have already done the appraisal and you will be obligated to pay the difference between appraisal and offer.
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Marian, There are people that need this type of property but they may be hard to find without a lot of marketing. Where do you have your home advertised? Are you advertising in the local paper? Online?
Do you know what this property would rent for in today's market? What would the house rent for and what would the inlaw suite rent for? This may be best suited for an investor that could have two rental units on one property. Can you give me more details about it?
I understand you don't want to use a realtor and I respect that. I just need more info before I can really give you a good answer.
Not much military. I am hearing more of commuting people to Atlanta. Many people commute from smaller towns around Atlanta, including LaGrange and even farther. email@example.com email me if you have not made decision/found a house/location.... more
I am sure the buyer bought the home at auction or order to turn a profit. I seriously doubt if he will sell it for what he paid for it. As an investor, I would not.. Have you thought about hitting the auctions yourself? Attend a couplke before you actually bid to get a lay of the land. Good luck.... more