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Thu Jun 23, 2016
Julie answered:
Looking for a land contract, have 20% to put down. Need a 3 bedroom with yard. in the saint johns area please contact me at 586-322-9236

Julie
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Tue Jun 7, 2016
Dalecouey answered:
YES. The FHA VA mortgage program covers your whole down payment.
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Thu Jul 30, 2015
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Tue Jun 12, 2012
Patti answered:
Thank you so much for writting. I have been watching the homes on Lake Victoria as well as Scenic Lake but most of them seem to be dated and not well taken care of.
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Sun Jun 3, 2012
Ctexpressline asked:
Have been shopping for house and property set up for 1 horse around St.Johns,Ionia Mi. area on a Land contract everyone is telling me all kinds of places up there but cannot find them listed
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Sat May 12, 2012
Karen Paytas answered:
Debbie,

Good Evening!! Bank owned (foreclosure) properties are purchased just like any other home. You should work with a buyers agent and they can send you lists of available properties that meet your criteria.

Good Luck,

Karen Paytas, GRI, CMS
Realtor
Real Living Kee Realty
586-709-8465
kpaytas@mirealsource.com
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Mon Feb 13, 2012
Daniel answered:
Its more insulting to ask a realtor to show you a house if you are not ready to buy!

Do you go to the Mall with out money?? no you dont!

If and when you are ready buy, have your homework complete....get your pre - approval letter ready, then go shopping, otherwise

you are wasting other people time
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Sun Sep 11, 2011
Michael Cheng answered:
Here's a quick overview: http://www.sheriffsalesnet.com/

For specific tactics and practices in your area, contact a local real estate broker.
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Sat Feb 27, 2010
Red Wings Rule...panthers Drool answered:
Are you kidding?

3-4 bedrooms and 2 baths for under $700/month?

Did you want a jacuzzi tub, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, and an in-ground swimming pool too?


Seriously...

Think about this one...about $200/mo in taxes leaves less than $500/month for the lease-purchase. For that amount, you MIGHT be able to rent a trailer up by Bannister.
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Mon Oct 26, 2009
Kim P asked:
Hi, looking for at least a 3 bedroom/2 bath home to rent, in the Saint Johns, MI area. Any ideas on where to look? Thanks! :)
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Thu Jul 30, 2009
Kevin answered:
you cannot get a mortgage loan with a score of 500. you should improve your credit score... For FHA loan min. score required is 620 and for conventional loans you need min. credit score above 650.

For more information, you can visit:
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Mon Jun 22, 2009
Steve G answered:
I will do that. Good luck to you in your search.
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Tue Oct 7, 2008
Krisinmich answered:
I would be very interested in chatting with you. Call me sometime this Sunday. I am out of the country right now. My phone number is 989 640 9270. I am checking e mail too while I am gone: krisinmich@yahoo.com. If you give me your number I could call Sunday. Thanks! ... more
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Fri Jul 4, 2008
Fred Poehlman answered:
You can go to the web site below and check for any complaints.
Your research should have included the fact that a Realtor could have worked for you as a buyer's agent and it would not cost you anything, but the agent is paid out of the seller's commission. Your question, hopefully shows others why that is important.
Hope this isn’t too late, sorry I didn’t see your post until today.

https://www2.dleg.state.mi.us/colaLicVerify/
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