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Home Buying in Lake Waccamaw : Real Estate Advice

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Thu Oct 29, 2015
Victory Property Management answered:
Most conventional loans will require a minimum credit score in the 620 - 640 range, though the preferred target is 680 and above. (Reference: http://www.rurdev.usda.gov/SupportDocuments/CA-SFH-GRHUnderwritingGuide.pdf). FHA loans, on the other hand, do accept a lower score but be prepared for higher fees and interest rates. 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.)

The best way to find out if you can qualify for a mortgage is to go on down to a lender and get pre-approved.
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Wed Aug 14, 2013
Eric Hill answered:
there are very few lake-front homes at Lake Waccamaw with an acre or more lot. most aren't even half of an acre. the Bella Coola side of the lake is about the only side that you might find close to what you're looking for. Waccamaw Shores, Canal Cove and Lake Shore Dr are all set up with one house right after another. i would certainly be happy to try to help you find something acceptable. give me a call at 910-625-8199. ... more
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Tue May 1, 2012
Kenneth "Kip" Nance answered:
Hi Becca,

The home was removed from the market on the 31rst of August of last year. I will attempt to contact the owner and see if they are still interested in selling.. You can contact me at myrealtorkip@gmail.com thanks for your interest

KIp
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Thu Jun 3, 2010
Kenneth "Kip" Nance answered:
I would be happy to provide you a free lsit of homes available in Brunswick, New Hanover, and Horry County. Let me know the location and the specifics of your needs and I will super rush it to you ... more
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