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Sun Jan 8, 2017
Thomas Martin answered:
You can check the MLS. Your realty should be able to send you a list of all the homes listed as FHA approved on the MLS. Just because the home is listed as FHA approved does not always mean it will meet FHA/HUD min property standards. We provide FHA/VA loans all the way down to a 580 fico. As a licensed real estate broker and mortgage broker over 10 years i can answer any questions you have throughout the process. ... more
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Wed Aug 17, 2016
Diane Christner answered:
Be very cautious of buying vacant lots in Florida. That is because some lots may have restrictions on building due to Scrub Jays, a protected species of bird. Others may be cost prohibitive to run power lines to the property - for example, in some parts of North Port it can easily run you over $20,000. Not all lots are created equal, so do your research carefully. ... more
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Fri May 20, 2016
Joe.alonso answered:
Are you back in the work force now? 6-months of continued employment is all we need.

Here to help... Direct lender; not a broker.

Joe Alonso
Sr. Mortgage Lender
NMLS 998281

City First Mortgage Services, LLC
Branch NMLS 1110213
9700 S. Dixie Highway, Suite 100
Miami, Florida 33156

Mobile: 786-210-5557
Office: 305-554-7698 Ext 4020
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Thu May 5, 2016
Stephanie Leon answered:
In today's Market it is almost impossible to find Rent to own properties and with interest rates as low as they are it makes for a great time to buy. So seller's in todays market have many buyers knocking at their doors. ... more
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Thu Jan 8, 2015
Irina Karan answered:
New construction loans vary. If you are buying land, then building a structure on it - it's phases based loan (work done paid by the owner, then reimbursed by bank upon successful inspections, and each construction phase is done with separate payment. If you are buying from a developer who already built a house, then you can either get financing from this developer or get your own through a lender of your choice. Second option is much easier.

Hope this helps,

Irina Karan
Beachfront Realty, Inc.
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Tue Jul 15, 2014
Edward Trujillo answered:
The first step in finding out if you qualify for a loan is by seeking a pre qualification letter from a respected lender. This step is a rather simple step and is considered to be the initial step in the mortgage process. Now do not confuse this with pre approval. Pre approval is much more involved and will have to fill out a mortgage application. A pre qualification can be used to determine what your mortgage goal is between you and your lender. ... more
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Tue Nov 19, 2013
Jacqueline Nurse answered:
Hi. I noticed only 3 units were sold in 2013. All were 2 beds and 2 baths between 101k-109k. There are no current listings in the development. The adjustment in appraisal would be for 1 bed and 1/2 bath and upgrades. Price won't be significantly different from previous sales. As far as best alternatives for debt resolutions consult an financial advisor. Good luck. ... more
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Wed Oct 23, 2013
Samantha Tenzer-Friedman answered:
Hello Mr Zito,

I have noticed you are reaching out for some information on selling your home . I would be happy to discuss with you a free Market Analysis of your home . Feel Free to visit my website if you have any questions on how the process works .

Samantha Tenzer Friedman
Tenzer Realty
Cell 786 314 6100
Email :
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Mon Jul 22, 2013
Stephanie Leon answered:
A lot has to do with marketing your home...

We specialize is marketing to fast track sells. If you would like to learn more contact us at or visit our site at ... more
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Wed Jun 26, 2013
Manuel & Guisella Uribe answered:
Good morning,
It all depends the service you expect, the time frame, and most important the hidden fees. Watch for them. If I can be of any help, give a call at your convenience.
Manuel Uribe
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Sat May 25, 2013
Yanoska Diaz answered:
Bank owned properties are often donated to charity. I suggest you contact financial institutions like Chase, Bank of America, etc and find out more about their programs.
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Fri May 3, 2013
Yanoska Diaz answered:
I have so many questions regarding your post...when was your house sold? you do have legal counsel, so I am assuming he placed an objection to the sale and you have already been through that process, right? have the judge granted writ of possession? why do you think they are getting ready to evict you? did the sheriff's office posted the 24 hour notice? I really hope things do get resolved and I am very sorry about your situation. If you have any other questions please email me. ... more
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Fri May 3, 2013
Liset Garcia answered:
Go to the HUD website they are listed there for free. Hope this helps!
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Thu Jan 3, 2013
Miamihomefinders answered:
Hello, We are Rental Experts in the dadeland area. Our office is very near by and we also have listings in that area. You can contact us at (305) 274-0400.

Thank you and have a Happy New year ... more
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Mon Oct 3, 2011
Jose Gonzalez answered:
If none of the info below helps, you can go the the Building Permitting office located at SW122 Ave and Coral Way. You can then go to the microfilm office and request a copy of your plans to see where your septic tank is located.
Thanks and good luck!
Jose Gonzalez 305-992-8624
Xcellence Realty
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Wed Jul 15, 2009
Ken Whitehead answered:
In this market you need an agent that specializes in the area you want to buy in.
Slow Down and find a Realtor
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