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Mon Feb 6, 2017
Tony Grech answered:
Hi Tricia
Tough to say for sure without reviewing pay stubs, w2's, bank statements. Need to know the whole picture, but a general idea based off of those income and debts would be about $700/month for a house payment (including taxes and insurance).

That translates into maybe $90,000-$100,000 in terms of a purchase price.

Again, that's just a generalization. If you would like to talk in more specifics - which you definitely should - then shoot me a message with your contact information and we can go from there.
Tony
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Sun Feb 5, 2017
Michael Harris answered:
Kissimmee/Orlando area is not far from Davenport. If you would like, I am part of a real estate company that can set you up with a top agent in the area. There is no cost to you for our service. Go to my website www.HarrisRealties.com for more details. Let me know if you have any questions. ... more
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Mon Jan 30, 2017
Jennifer De Vivo answered:
Hi Rubby,

I understand your frustration. We realtors don't like to see listings with just one photo. The reasons for why a home might not have a photo usually are:

1. The home is tenant occupied and the tenant does not want photos taken.
2. They home is very messy inside and interior photos might dissuade a buyer from coming.
3. The home is a foreclosure and the bank agent has not had time to put up the photos yet
4. They agent hasn't had time or did not put the effort into putting up photos.

Hope this helps! Happy hunting and if you need a great agent I would be happy to help you with your search.
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Sun Jan 29, 2017
Celesteneal answered:
I have a neighbor that has built his fence on 3 feet of my property my lot is a triangle lot I had my survey done and showing that in front his fence is on 5 ft of my property towards the back is fence is on 3 feet of my property because I have a triangle lot I am planning to remove his fence myself can I do that without being sued by my neighbor he's refusing to take down his fence he built on m property without taking him to court I would like to take it down because its clearly on my property from the survey property sticks showing my property is a triangle lot the neighbor also did not get approved from home owners to build his fence and he did not get a permit to build his fence from the county ... more
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Thu Jan 26, 2017
Jonathan Klurfeld answered:
This is not the place to advertise your property but rather a Q&A forum.
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Tue Jan 10, 2017
John Burke answered:
Hi Fjbriggs60,

If the mortgage was not delinquent at the time it was awarded to your ex in the divorce, then FHA guidelines do not count the foreclosure so your eligibility would be based on the discharge date of your bankruptcy.

If the mortgage was delinquent prior to being awarded to you ex, you'll have to follow the FHA foreclosure guidelines which require a 3 year wait from when the bank took back the home.

Take a look at the recommendations from some of my past clients on my Trulia profile by clicking the link below my phone number.

Please feel free to contact me for more information or help.

John Burke
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Fri Dec 23, 2016
Mark LeMenager answered:
Should be doable if your current job support the amount you want. I've had 2 first time buyers get loans before their jobs actually started, so 8 months is a nice plus. Click on my picture and contract me directly. We'll get you a referral after Christmas. ... more
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Wed Dec 21, 2016
Pat-rice09 answered:
Are there any Naca classes in orlando?
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Thu Dec 8, 2016
Kerin Clarkin answered:
The Best Way to describe this for a buyer is...

You have 15 day "or whatever you agree with the seller"
to do a home inspection or even look for more properties and decide if you want the property or not without penalty!!!

SO you can use this to your advantage if your working with an gent that knows how to work this contract!
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Fri Nov 25, 2016
Thomas Martin answered:
It is possible to get an FHA loan down to a 500 fico. But all past collections must show zero balance. You must have 10% down payment. Provide proof of rental history.

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Fri Nov 25, 2016
Thomas Martin answered:
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.


US Mortgage Lenders - Thomas Martin
Min FICO 580 FHA/VA Loan Approvals 7 days a week
PH: 954-667-9110
http://www.florida-mortgage-lenders.com/
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Thu Nov 24, 2016
Roger Providence asked:
Would like to know what the average down payment be if qualified for a loan (100,000 - 200,000)
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Fri Nov 18, 2016
Patrick.brothers answered:
You can explore Orlando neighborhoods here:

https://www.neighborhoods.com/fl/orlando
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Fri Nov 11, 2016
E-mendoza-2 answered:
Sun Nov 6, 2016
Richdiaz1 answered:
If that is the area next to Canvas on the north side of Tavistock Lakes it's going to be townhomes from what Ashton Woods told me. Pulte will also be building there. That section is going to be 3 story townhomes. Ashton Woods will be starting to build there next year. Currently waiting on what there offerings will be, I'm told there are going to be similar to a development they have in Lake Mary right now. ... more
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Mon Oct 24, 2016
Randahlj answered:
What is the difference between 100% VA compensation and 100% total disability?
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