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Fri Dec 19, 2014
Needsofttouchmom answered:
Yes, the neighbor is not a nice person. Crime is out here. There is a reason people who cannot deal with the "real neighborhoods" live out here. I would not recommend living out here. Hope to get out!!! So I can be peaceful and happy. ... more
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Sun Dec 8, 2013
Terri Hanna answered:
I have a 3/2 on 2.5 acres in Astor which is North Lake County. Owner financing, don't even check credit. Just 20% down 5% rate. Built in 2006, nice home.
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Mon Nov 18, 2013
Annette Lawrence answered:
Many real estate professionals, like myself, keep a map on the wall with a indicator of every reported sink hole and even those that are unreported but we are aware of. Remember, they only get media attention with they gobble up a house.
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A past homebuyer called me yesterday and asked, "Is that why you didn't want me to buy on Robmar?" She is ready to buy another home and will be able to do so with confidence.
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It is imporatnt for you to understand, the ONLY real estate that is known be on solid ground are those properties that have undergone remediation. The have a 300 page engineering report to prove it!
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Like termites, tropical storms and humidity, sink holes are part of the environment.

Best of success to you.
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Mon Nov 18, 2013
Linda Arnold answered:
the house is not in a flood zone but very high and dry.

Yes, most sellers are flexible in price. This is real estate. Buyer and seller just have to come to an agreement.

This house is move in ready with nothing that has to be done. You just need your clothes.

Also, there are NO sink holes in the area.

Linda L Arnold
352-516-3596
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Mon Nov 18, 2013
Linda Arnold answered:
This house is NOT in a flood zone. Very high and dry.

Would love to show it to you. It is move in ready. All you need is your clothes.

Linda L Arnold
352-516-3596
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Wed Apr 11, 2012
Ray And Karen Levy answered:
Please provide link or property ID.

Thanks for your interest in our area.
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Sun Mar 25, 2012
Tim Moore answered:
There is but one way to actually find out, write an offer and see if the seller says yes or no. There is no other for sure way to know. Often a seller will say no if asked but when an offer is written and comes to them they say yes, not always. ... more
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Thu Jan 22, 2009
Lisa Jones answered:
If you visit the HUD website and look up Fannie Mae guidelines for foreclosure, it states the typical time period, I believe which is 5 years, that you will not be able to buy another home.

Owner financing works much like regular financing. The owner, instead of a lender, holds the deed. There are many ways to structure the agreement. You will need to consult a real estate attorney for contractual information. Some owners will structure a rent to own or lease purchase whereas some others will prefer a contract for deed. There are some homes available in the MLS with owner financing available. Best of luck to you.
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Fri Apr 25, 2008
Tim Enix answered:
Hello Harley, If you are still looking I would be glad to assist you. I am with the # 1 company in Lake County. We get the job done! You can contact me at 352-728-2224

It is a great time to buy. ... more
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