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Home Buying in Merrick : Real Estate Advice

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Sun Oct 25, 2015
Javier Meneses answered:
Minimum down-payment is determined by the loan program you will apply for. If you qualify, conventional is as low as 3% and FHA is 3.5%. What the right down-payment is for YOU specifically is another story. I always suggest that you meet face-to-face with a mortgage professional and go over all the necessary documents and all that comes with a pre-approval consultation. By the end of this meeting, you will know exactly what your options are, rates, estimated payments, where your credit stands, and even how much you'll need for down-payment and closing costs.

I am in Long Island and available to meet if you need an experienced professional and advisor. Good luck!

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Javier Meneses
Senior Loan Officer
STERLING NATIONAL BANK
98 Cuttermill Road
Great Neck, NY 11021
jmeneses@snb.com
(516) 606-9648 cell
(516) 708-3235158 office
(516) 918-5383 efax
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Mon Oct 20, 2014
Oleg Volfman answered:
Hello Lois.

I think you are posting in the wrong "AREA". Try reposting this in Randolph, MA.

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Thank you for your valuable time!

Oleg Volfman, CBR, RSSP
Lic. RE Agent, Office Manager
Quick Deal Realty, Inc
Office 516-599-5559
Mobile 917-685-0489
ovolfman@gmail.com
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Fri Jul 18, 2014
Ronnie Ratner-Sheldon answered:
You should call your local Realtor one who has real knowledge of your community, perhaps lives there who farms and networks the area/specialist.

Discuss the possibility of the sale of your home.

If I can further assist on you please let me know.

Regards,
Ronnie Ratner-Sheldon
REALTOR
Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices

Servicing All of your South Florida Real estate Needs!
561-715-7085 Cell
Parklandhomesronniesheldon.com
ronnierealtor@bellsouth.net
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Tue Mar 26, 2013
ash1newyork answered:
Try Capital insurance 718-626-6111...i got inurance through them....
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Thu Oct 4, 2012
Janet Nation, CBR answered:
The average time it takes to sell a "nice" home will be contingent upon price, location and condition combined. If 450K is a random number you just selected because that's what you want, and it's not in sync with what similar homes that have sold for in the neighborhood, expect to be on the market for a very long time. ... more
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Thu Sep 27, 2012
Andra Matera answered:
Lakeside school. A great grade school I attended from 1974. Can you guess my age? LOL : )
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Tue May 15, 2012
Carl Hawthorne answered:
Find a pro in your area. All agents should be able to access foreclosures. Just make sure they have experience.
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Tue May 15, 2012
Anna M Brocco answered:
If purchasing with a mortgage visit with any licensed loan officer; many of your questions regarding affordability can then be answered; in addition much will depend on the property's final purchase price, size, upkeep, your lifestyle, wants, needs, etc. ... more
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Tue Mar 23, 2010
Allen Bauman answered:
Nicole,

I would be happy to help you as would any of the agents answering your question. But what we do for our customers is not that simple. You will not get the help you are looking for unless you speak to an agent first, who will also be able to tell you if your goals are realistic. Also we must know if you are qualified for the type of property you are looking for. Also when you are sent info about a low priced foreclosure in a good neighborhood the home may not be mortgageable because of condition or other reasons. Are you ready to pay all cash for such a home?
I am willing to help you but I must have a short conversation with you first. Call me; no obligation.

Allen Bauman
Century21 Yve R. E.
Licensed R. E. Agent
NYS Certified Residential Appraiser.
515-791-3846
allen.bauman@gmail.com
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Mon Oct 27, 2008
Barbara E. Nowak answered:
Hi Steven
Please contact me either via e-mail or phone 516-232-6658 to discuss my services and foreclosure process
Thank you
Barbara
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Sat Jul 19, 2008
Mhaskins answered:
Bellmore is nice. levittown doesn't compare and i think seaford is nice as well.
Merrick is expensive though it is a desireable area with great schools and great location - to highway- malls- beach. a lot. Not just trying to sell, but i do have a home for sale by owner. It's 5 bedrooms and great value for the money. It's 540,000 but it's quite negotiable. take a look- it's on zillow.com and also the website. www.1689oldmillroad.blogspot.com.
Good luck!
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