No one can predict future rates but the current mortgage interest rates are very good. You might as well buy now. If you are looking for a mortgage pre-approval please contact us at www.leanmeanmortgage.com. We will help you with the entire first time home buyer process along with best mortgage rates in NY.... more
You actually can't list on Trulia as for sale by owner. You would have to pay for what is known as a flat-fee listing service to be on Trulia. Zillow is just more FSBO friendly.
If you're looking for the best value possible, we created our service to help connect home sellers with top performing agents that compete against other agents for your listing. Because agents know they are competing, they bring out their best services and rates, sometimes lowering commission, which can help you get the highest net gain possible.
As far as helping with expenses, that is not something that is in the scope of what a Realtor typically does. I wish you luck in your journey, and if you are ever in the area and need assistance in finding a home, I would be more than happy to help!... more
We have sold several homes in Lake Charles! It is a wonderful community in St. Lucie West with great shopping and restaurants nearby. We have helped many of our sellers relocate and one of them even became a Keller Williams Agent after moving!... more
You are searching in the right area if you are searching for homes in Port St. Lucie Florida. Anywhere to the south of us prices on a comparable property are 25% to 35% higher. We have many Floridians relocating to our area because of better traffic conditions, the amount of home you can get for your money and the quality of the area. WE love St. Lucie and love serving our buyers and sellers here. The best areas for you would be our SW area or Torino. There are many selections for you.... more
I assume you are asking about HOA raising the monthly fee? If is never guaranteed to stay at the rate you are paying. Like most things, costs for services increase with time. I would check with the one you may be interested in and ask them for a history of fees and if they plan on changing the structure in the near future.... more
Fannie Mae is the source of many home mortgages. When one of their loans results in Foreclosure, the home is listed with an agent and advertised as a Fannie Mae Homepath Home. These homes have special financing available, typically with only 3% down payment required, the appraisal waived and up to 3% in Seller paid concessions toward closing costs.
If you are tight on down payment and closing costs and run across one of these homes they may be a good option to consider. In some cases they have done some upgrades or repairs, but still may need additional work.
I've attached a link to the Fannie Mae website so you can learn more about it. Best of luck.... more
I agree with both of the answers below. A warranty deed is for the buyer but the seller might not want agree to that...Tilte insurance is a very safe way to protect you against any "clouds" on the title.... more
Jason, you might be looking at the RealtyTrac info, that tracks foreclosures. Lis Pendens is the first legal step or filing of a foreclosure proceeding. If you are looking for homes here in Port St Lucie, I can try to help you find what you are seeking.... more