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Susie Kay, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Sat Oct 15, 2016
Susie Kay answered:
What do you prefer? Do you prefer to rent or to purchase? They both come with their positives and negatives. If renting then you usually don't have to worry about repairs on the property. I said usually because sometimes you and your landlord may ended up arguing as of who is responsible for the repair, who cost the damage, whether it's a normal wear and tear etc. In renting you are paying your landlord's mortgage, you have no tax deduction, and you don't build your equity. If you have your own home, the interest that you pay for your loan is tax deductible, the tax that you pay for the home is tax deductible, in 30 years or whatever your loan term is you build equity and you can sell your home and get your money back plus any gains if the home increase in value. Any repairs or maintenance of the home is going to be out of your pocket. You'll also need to have some money for down payment on your home (depending on the type of your loan).

If you decide on purchasing a home I can connect you with local lenders that I typically work with. Even if you don't have the best credit score they can help you and guide you toward what you need to do. Feel free to reach out to me if you are interested.

Best,
Susie Kay
Ultima Real Estate
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Nick Surguine, Real Estate Pro in Plano, TX
Thu Jul 21, 2016
Nick Surguine answered:
Hello!

You've asked a great question, as Plano is a really hot market right now, and Pasquinellis Parker Estates has some very nice homes! Doing a quick search, it doesn't look like there are any homes in that particular subdivision available right now for rental, if that is what you are interested in. There is one that recently was listed at $1650/month, but it is currently pending a new lease.

While it looks like Pasquinellis Parker Estates may not currently be available, there are many other 3 bedrooms available in Plano, if you are interested! Glad to help if I can!

Nick Surguine / REALTOR
Vivo Realty
214.842.2116
https://www.facebook.com/NickAtVivo
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Susie Kay, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Wed Jun 15, 2016
Susie Kay answered:
Rental is case by case basis. Be forewarned, though, that rental is really hot now and many landlords are picky in selecting their tenants.
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Susie Kay, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Mon Jun 13, 2016
Susie Kay answered:
I'm not aware of any. I would suggest that you pick up the phone and call to see whether they'll make an exceptions.
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Jenny Dowdy, Real Estate Pro in Frisco, TX
Tue Dec 15, 2015
Jenny Dowdy answered:
Hi Marilyn - I live work and play in the Frisco area and www.IknowFrisco.com is me. I am a full time agent with Keller Williams Realty Frisco and I would be glad to answer any of your questions. Or you can go to my website www.jennydowdy.com. Give me a call at 214.733.0742! ... more
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Marysampson7…, Both Buyer and Seller in New York, NY
Tue Dec 1, 2015
Marysampson788 answered:
Hi my name is rosemary I'm a foster parent I'm looking for a 5 bedroom house in freeport illinois to rent I'm willing to pay at least 1500 a month for rent can anyone help me also a finih basement please ... more
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Brandon Find…,  in Addison, TX
Thu May 7, 2015
Brandon Findley answered:
I have a great agent I can put you in touch with that knows the area very well and can definitely help you out. Please feel free to give me a call with any questions you may have. I'm happy to help!

Brandon Findley
Mid America Mortgage
214-202-3069
www.findleyteam.com
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Saira Saeed, Real Estate Pro in Plano, TX
Fri Mar 27, 2015
Saira Saeed answered:
Hi,
I would be happy to send you current listings that meet your criteria.
What will be a good e-mail address for me to send you those property listings.
Please feel free to contact me if you have any question.

Thanks!

Saira Saeed
saira_realestate@yahoo.com115
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Holt Brian, Real Estate Pro in Denton, TX
Thu Mar 5, 2015
Holt Brian answered:
If you are still interested in a lease in Plano check out 820 Edmonton Dr in Plano. Lease for $1850/mo. You can contact me with any questions.
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Vilma Teodoro, Other/Just Looking in Provo, UT
Mon Dec 8, 2014
Vilma Teodoro answered:
If you have a current lawyer or criminal defense attorney, you could ask them for suggestions. Also, I know that not all apartment landlords run background checks. If they do, then you could as for a letter of recommendation from your local church or parole officer. That would improve your chances at finding a contract.
http://www.norton-ramirezlaw.com/case/durham-nc/
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Anna M Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Williston Park, NY
Fri Aug 8, 2014
Anna M Brocco answered:
For accurate information you really should contact the school directly...
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SP Marshall, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Wed Jun 25, 2014
SP Marshall answered:
Hello....I work for a professional consumer group that helps to resolve those type of credit issues. Please give me a call to see if I may be able to help...that is if you’re actually looking to get the situation rectified.

Sergio Marshall
972-231-0452 ext 109 http://www.whitejacobs.com/sergio-marshall
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Phillip Madi…, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Thu Jun 5, 2014
Phillip Madison answered:
Phillip Madi…, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Sun Mar 2, 2014
Phillip Madison answered:
I would love to help in your search. I work in the Allen Keller Williams office. If you want to see what is available check out www.phillipmadisonrealty.com
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Melissa Hail…, Real Estate Pro in Plano, TX
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Melissa Hailey answered:
In the entire Collin County area, there are currently 5 homes available for lease that will accept Section 8 vouchers. 2 of these are condos in North Dallas, 1 home in Plano, 1 in Wylie, and 1 in Anna. Depending on which housing authority you use, you may be able to convince a landlord to join the voucher program....but it's always a case-by-case basis. As you are preparing to move, please know that if you have to get a landlord approved to start accepting vouchers (meaning they are new to the program) it will probably take you at least that long to go through the approval process. I also agree with Kenneth - if you do find a Realtor who is willing to help you, stay loyal to them. Not too many agents will work with you, and when you find one you should hold on to them. PLUS, the agent only gets paid after you move in...and it's a lot of extra work to get a voucher approved. Good luck out there!

Melissa Hailey - North Texas Top Team, Realtors
Coldwell Banker Jane Henry Realtors
214-418-0180
Melissa.Hailey@ColdwellBanker.com

http://www.linkedin.com/in/melissahaileyrealtor
http://twitter.com/melissahailey
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triplephauli…, Home Buyer in Cisco, TX
Mon Feb 24, 2014
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Linda Lorenzo, Real Estate Pro in McKinney, TX
Thu Feb 6, 2014
Linda Lorenzo answered:
Many apartments will do short term leases. I know of one in McKinney that will do as short as two months. E- mail if you want the name, when I get back to my office I can send you the information. Linda@lindalorenzo.com ... more
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Maggie Herna…, Real Estate Pro in Frisco, TX
Wed Feb 5, 2014
Maggie Hernandez answered:
You are smart to ask! There has been a scam where listing information is copied and posted as a new rental listing, often at a lower rent than the real rent. Unfortunately, it is very easy to copy a photo from the internet and re-use it elsewhere. The scammers have been known to ask for applications, with all of your personal information, and money for deposits. Since they look legitimate, it can be hard to tell it's a scam until it's too late. What a shame that people do things like this!

It would be wise to verify any listing you see for rent with a real, licensed Realtor. You can verify licensure of any agent in Texas by going to: www.trec.state.tx.us and it should display their current brokerage information, so you can look up and verify the real contact information for the agent as well. Google the brokerage name and find their contact information through the official agency website. You can also look them up through the local associations, like Collin County Association of Realtors. www.ccar.net
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Susie Kay, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Wed Jan 22, 2014
Susie Kay answered:
Alma,

The home is for sale and no longer available, it is ready to close. Are you looking to purchase or to lease?

Susie Kay, Realtor®
GRI, CHMS, SFR
Residential/Commercial/Investment
English-Indonesian-Hokkien
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United Real Estate
III Lincoln Centre, 5430 LBJ Freeway #280
Dallas, TX 78240
469-371-2899
susie_k@att.net

www.dfwdreamhomes.net

Servicing your real estate need is my priority!
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Ada Lihua Ya…, Real Estate Pro in Plano, TX
Thu Jan 2, 2014
Ada Lihua Yang answered:
My client has a brand new house for rent in Anna; rent $1400. Highway 75, Exit 48.
However, they don't do "lease to own" at the current time. Please contact me if you are interested.


Lihua Yang (Ada)
Grand Ark Realty
972-365-9173 Cell/text
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