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Sun Sep 10, 2017
Susie Kay answered:
Fri Jul 21, 2017
John Scotts answered:
Yes, Indian citizens can definitely buy a investment property in US. Foreign investors have been huge investors in US real estate market as it provides them healthy rental income, good appreciation and a secure investment process.

You should start with finding a good real estate consultant in India who can help you with managing your finance and investment from India. I have worked with who specialize in helping Indian investors invest in US real estate. Please contact me for more information.
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Fri Dec 9, 2016
I always suggest you shop around but when it comes time to apply you should only apply with one lender for various reasons including but not limited to the following:

-You will go crazy trying to deal with 2 lenders at the same time it will be double the paperwork but 3 times the craziness.
-Some loan types for example FHA require an FHA case number for certain tasks to be performed by the lender so you would not be able to work with two lenders at the same time regardless.
-You could end up paying for two appraisals.
-In many cases lenders will confirm if you have any open loan applications with another lender, broker, bank to avoid fraud so at some point you would have to cancel or withdraw your loan with one of the lenders any way so it would be a waste of your time and money not to mention one of the loan officers would be working for FREE.

Shop around then once you have a contract on a home choose the person that gave you better service, information and of course good rates & fee's but be careful the lowest rate is NOT always the best loan, I know that sounds weird but there is much more to consider than just the rate.

I currently only offer loans in Florida but if you need help in Texas I can definitely recommend you someone.

Good luck & God bless!
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Tue Nov 8, 2016
Accessgroup80 answered:
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Thu Mar 24, 2016
Susie Kay answered:
I'd be happy to connect you with lenders that I typically work with. They can analyze your situation and give you options. Then you can select which option that suits your most. Give me a call at 469-371-2899 if you are interested.


Susie Kay
Seniors Real Estate Specialist
Certified Home Stager

United Real Estate Dallas
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Sun Jan 31, 2016
Marty Boikess answered:
Listings for contemporary homes for sale. around 4000sf. between Lovers Lane and Royal , Inwood and Marsh
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Tue May 12, 2015
Asher Almas answered:
Contact me and we can go over the details of these requirements

Asher Almas
Keller Williams
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Wed Feb 4, 2015
Steven Guthrie answered:
I'm sure you have many choices in this realm. Please keep in mind Allie Beth real estate company which is a Christie's Affiliate we have many Hip pocket listings which are not available to everyone or in the MLS, so please give me a call if you are not finding what you need.

Best Regards,
Steven Guthrie

Christie's International Affiliate
Principal | Guthrie Mclain Group
(M) 972-804-2459
(F) 972-767-0177
Allie Beth Allman Real Estate
5015 Tracy St.
Dallas, Texas 75205
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Tue Jan 6, 2015
Michael Abramsky answered:
Consumers with low credit scores are considered high risk for lenders. Work on increasing your credit scores and getting a home loan will be much easier.

Here are a few tips to help you get started on improving your credit:

Good Luck!
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Wed Jun 11, 2014
Ereka Jones answered:

There are definitely areas of town that I would invest in for Single Family homes. I have worked with many investors from Washington DC and California, so I am very savvy in understanding the HOT rental areas. I have also dealt in ownership of homes myself as Investment properties as well.

Give me a call, would love to help!
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
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Fri Aug 23, 2013
Joycelewis412 answered:
Homeowners who have had a foreclosure or short sale years ago just got approved to buy a new home. Nowadays, many lenders have flexible loan programs that you can take advantage of. Visit an expert in your area to see if you qualify. You can also search online.
Check if you qualify for a mortgage. Try
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Tue May 28, 2013
Dixon Wong answered:
Hi Kaisa,

You can visit my website at for rentals in the area


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Sun May 19, 2013
Patti Kane answered:
I had a short sale last year and my Realtor recommend for a home loan. I am very happy to be able to purchase again.
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Wed Feb 20, 2013
Anne Bokalo answered:
Yes. I helped a couple from Canada buy a Condo in Grand Prairie but they paid cash $40K for a 1 bedroom. However, I don't know what a loan officer would tell you re getting a loan in the US if you don't have cash. ... more
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Mon Feb 18, 2013
John Juarez answered:
In general: the seller pays the entire commission to the listing agent. The listing agent shares a portion of the commission with the agent who represents the buyer.

There are variations. One of the variations is if you work with an agent who represents buyers only and negotiates a contract with the buyer that guarantees the agent a certain amount of commission upon close of a purchase. The amount paid to the listing agent and shared with the buyer’s agent may cover that obligation. Discuss this in more detail with your agent. ... more
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Mon Feb 18, 2013
John Juarez answered:
In general: the seller pays the entire commission to the listing agent. The listing agent shares a portion of the commission with the agent who represents the buyer.

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Mon Feb 11, 2013
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
try again Joseph - the poster on this forum is SAMANTHA not Sabrina..if you're going to cut and paste spam at least get the names right
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Sun Jan 27, 2013
Dixon Wong answered:
Hi Miriam,

Owner financing is rare but its not impossible.

Have you look into traditional financing? It will be the cheapest way and safest way to get in your own home.

I would be more than happy to email you my lenders contact. You can email me at

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