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Wed Sep 13, 2017
Cairocats answered:
Yes, most mortgage companies will not do a mortgage on a mobile home even if it is on a foundation and classified a Schedule C..
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Sat Aug 26, 2017
Mrhochy answered:
I'm looking to purchase a condo at Millwood. What are your thoughts?

thanks
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Wed Jul 5, 2017
Sally Grenier answered:
Hard to say. The information on this site isn't very reliable. You really need to be asking this of your Realtor! If you don't have one yet, you need to hire one. It doesn't cost you anything as the buyer. Your agent can pull up the listing in the MLS and verify what the HOA fees are, how often they are paid, what they include, etc. ... more
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Sat Nov 19, 2016
Antonbeverly asked:
We have made an offer on a house and have not heard from seller and real estate agent is saying there is no time limit for seller to accept in Delaware
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Thu Sep 29, 2016
Cmauricejones answered:
Misrepresented, New Construction home buyer, Newark, DE,
My husband and I were in the process of purchasing a home inTimber Farms from LC HOMES. We went through the process of putting down our deposit, picking out everything to make our home beautiful. We were excited and ready. We were not able to see the exact lot because the street was not built. The house was to be finished around the end of the year, maybe Jan or Feb. We were originally told Oct 2016, then the end of the year, then Jan or Feb 2017. We were told our deposit could be paid in increments as the house was being built, but then we were told it was due by 7/31/16. Once we made our $8,000 deposit, then the road was put in.

We could now see our lot. When we saw the lot and what was directly behind it, I cried. There is an asphalt company practically in my backyard. This should have been disclosed. My husband and son both have asthma and my mother-in-law (who will also be living with us) has COPD. You could smell asphalt half way up the road. THERE IS NO WAY WE COULD LIVE THERE. This was such bad business! You could not see anything from the construction site before the road was put in; it was hidden by mounds of dirt and trees. My husband asked several times what was around our yard since we were in the cul de sac. The seller could have told us, we could have made an informed decision to pick a different lot or not buy at all. And they refuse to give any of our money back. I've heard bad things about the Capanos bad business dealings but thought since this was an established neighborhood there wouldn't be any problems. Now we know why they didn't build homes there when the rest of the development was built.

I wonder who else has been stuck by them in this development buying a home on Asphalt lane (Marie Ct.)
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Mon Sep 5, 2016
USMortgageRanger answered:
YES I would be delighted to provide you with some mortgage options, this does not require us pulling your credit and will allow you to make the best decision for your family.

Lowell Sterling
Mortgage Banker
NMLS 968898
Phone 469-347-3572
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Fri Aug 19, 2016
Sonia Reyes answered:
Dear Debzallar7,

I haven't heard of loans for credit scores that low, I would recommend speaking to a lender that can help guide you in what you need to do to raise your credit score. ... more
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Tue Jun 21, 2016
June Buerkle answered:
Call the number on the For Sale sign ... that should connect you to the person with the most current information.

Website usually lag behind reality by a few days or weeks.
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Tue Jun 21, 2016
MCM_STL answered:
Chances are, you're looking at a house that has a purchase contract on it. Most agents don't remove their yard signs until the sale has been completed. If it is far enough along in the process to be shown as "off market" online, your chances aren't great but there's no reason why you couldn't have your agent reach out to the listing agent about the possibility of submitting a back-up offer. ... more
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Thu Jun 16, 2016
Dejajanee answered:
A financial institution must be approved by USDA in order to be eligible for providing home loans in rural areas under its residential program guidelines. Find USDA lenders in Delaware at http://usdalenders.org/delaware-de/ ... more
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Sat May 14, 2016
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Thu Mar 24, 2016
Msavini asked:
I'm looking to purchase land and build a custom home on it
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