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Thu Nov 16, 2017
Deanna Hayden answered:
Thu Sep 4, 2014
Jeremy Locke answered:
contact a mortgage lender directly
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Tue May 6, 2014
Dan Tabit answered:
Magali,
The building was built in 1933, but you're not buying the building. The business and its contents are what are for sale. The lease is $2750 per month with 3-5 years remaining with options available after that. It's a tavern that serves the locals and Boeing employees for a long time. ... more
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Tue Jan 14, 2014
Kary Krismer answered:
I like Dan's answer about NOT using the listing agent.

If you already have a lender, I would ask them for a referral for a buyer's agent.
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Wed Aug 15, 2012
Swannie answered:
Hard to believe all the learned minds here can't give a straight and correct answer:
FHA, 30 yr loan: 5 yrs of monthly MI regardless of starting LTV (yes, I know the federal MI reg. but it doesn't apply to FHA here).
FHA, 15 yr loan with starting LTV 78% or less: No monthly MI.
All FHA loans have UFMIP regardless of starting LTV.
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Wed Mar 28, 2012
HLR answered:
Here is a website to see if it's even on the foreclosure path.

USA-Foreclosure.com

It's free and you can sign up to get the addresses, and see if the property your trying to get is even on that path yet. Or the borrower just asked their agent to short sale it and now the lender or their servicer is just now into the process of knowing the house may go to them, and they are just starting that process. 90 days, it could be a year or more.

Best to you, again.

HLR
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Thu Dec 2, 2010
Aaron Rosen answered:
Are you still looking for someone to help you find a home and relocate? If so I would more more than delighted to help. :-)

I know you mentioned that you'd like to be in the suburbs, but what else would you say is on your "wish list" for a new home? Are there any key features you want in your new home? Or preferred neighborhoods? Or desired school districts (if you have children?)

These are just a couple items to start off with and begin thinking about, if you haven't already. There's a lot of decisions that go into buying a new home, but it honestly can be one of the most exciting times of your life! One of the best ways to start would be finding out what your personal goals are for your new home purchase. From there, we'll do everything possible to help assist you, answer all your questions, and hopefully meet all of your needs!
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Mon Nov 15, 2010
Jirius Isaac answered:
Claudia,

Jennifer said it right. I would contact the lender she recommended & see how he can help you out. If he does not work out for you, let me know & I will recommend someone else for you. Good luck in your home search. This is a great time to buy. ... more
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