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Marlene Rodr…, Renter in 11946
Wed Jan 4, 2017
Marlene Rodriguez asked:
My name is Marlene Rodriguez, I am a Program Coordinator for Cultural Homestay International. We provide visas to students around the world to come and work in the United States through…
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Angelica P, Home Buyer in Seattle, WA
Fri Nov 4, 2016
Angelica P answered:

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For future reference, you can feel free to contact us about this type of inquiry through our contact form here:

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Gurmeet, Renter in 11768
Wed Oct 5, 2016
Gurmeet asked:
Minimum 3 bedrooms
Max rent $2,400 p/m
Looking to move Nov 1st
Email me at
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Kathy Burgre…, Home Owner in Westchester, NY
Wed Feb 3, 2016
Kathy Burgreen answered:
The reason it's difficult is because landlords, owners and property managers do not need to accept Section 8 if they don't want to. To them it's much cheaper and easier to find tenants who can pay full price for the apartment or house. Section 8 does not pay the full market price - it pays about 70% of the regular rent. You would need to pay the other 30% for rent. Since you work, if you can convince a landlord or owner that you will pay the additional 30% rent, I'm sure you will find a home quickly. However, let me guess - with 3 kids, you don't have the money to pay 30% extra rent.

Another issue is Section 8 demands that the apartment or house be livable and up to par with Section 8 standards. Again, landlords, owners & property managers don't want to spend extra money to meet the requirements for Section 8. Too expensive. So Section 8 will deny them.

As for realtors or agents, they refuse to work with people on vouchers or programs. Reason is the money that Section 8 or other programs pay is not enough for the work involved. Realtors are self employed and they make more money with buyers and sellers than renters. So agents work where the money is - not with renters or people on Section 8.

You made a bad decision having 3 kids. Learn to save money and improve your credit. Also get off of Section 8.
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Anna M Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Williston Park, NY
Fri Mar 20, 2015
Anna M Brocco answered:
Be aware that scams do exist; be mindful that such web sites are third party sites, they are not real estate companies and used for advertising purposes; the information is fed by various sources, therefore data is not really verified. If you choose not to work with an agent of your own always verify ownership before exchanging any money/personal information--make certain they are who they claim to be. Never wire any money, if it sounds too good to be true, it is. For scam related information see link.
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Tom Hocker, Real Estate Pro in Mooresville, NC
Tue Feb 10, 2015
Tom Hocker answered:
$1,100 is very do-able. If interested let me know
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The Debra Ch…, Real Estate Pro in Melville, NY
Tue Jul 15, 2014
The Debra Chiappetta Team answered:
Are you interested in purchasing or just renting? I currently have a co-op that is very affordable to purchase. If you are interested,please send me your contact information
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Starquasia B…, Renter in Mastic, NY
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Starquasia Bond asked:
annettewest0…, Home Buyer in Soap Lake, WA
Sat Jun 28, 2014 answered:
i would like to get a list of your low income apts that will take section 8 voucher , i would love to move over by wenatchee or colviille wash can you please help me with this or send me a email on this then i can give you the address whare i am at now but for now here is my email i hope to here back from you soon, with some good news ... more
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Anna M Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Williston Park, NY
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Anna M Brocco answered:
Keep in mind that scams do exist and perhaps you may have stumbled upon one. According to MLS the property is available for sale only, not rent. For available area rentals, check If you choose not to work with an agent, always verify ownership before exchanging any money/personal information.... ... more
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Hope Pagano, Other/Just Looking in Huntington, NY
Tue Feb 4, 2014
Hope Pagano answered:
Plkease send your contact information to and I will foward your information to an agent that can help you.
Hope Pagano
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John Walsh, Real Estate Pro in Bayshore, NY
Tue Nov 19, 2013
John Walsh answered:
Yes, there are a few rentals that I know about off the top of my head available in the Brentwood/Bay Shore area.

Give me a call at 631-569-0018 and I can set you up a couple appointments to look at these properties! ... more
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Thomas Brady, Real Estate Pro in Plainview, NY
Wed Oct 2, 2013
Thomas Brady answered:
I would suggest that you work with an agentin the area you are looking. Agents can find homes for you and provideprofessional guidance every step of the way.
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Notary Public, Retired N.Y.P.D. Lt.
#1 Listing & Selling Office on Long Island
Charles Rutenberg Realty, Inc.
255 Executive Drive - Suite 104
Plainview, New York 11803
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