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Sun Nov 20, 2016
Joan Rivard asked:
Sun Jun 19, 2016
Steve Ciarico asked:
Are there anyone who wants to pay cash for discounted property?
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Wed May 13, 2015
Gary Morris answered:
Usually no. Home inspectors specialize in the structural components of the house. It is very difficult to detect ongoing wildlife issues in a home. Bats are especially difficult because they burrow under the insulation.

We have been going to different real estate companies to educate agents and inspectors on how to detect bat infestations. Often your homeowners insurance can pick up the cost depending on the problem. I'd suggest calling a wildlife removal and bat control company in Wisconsin.

You can vist our page for diy tips on the issue to if it
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Fri Feb 21, 2014
Fran Davidson answered:
Depending on the type of Septic , conventional would be around 20,000 + mound system would be
a little less, or if you need to do a holding tank it would be less as well. Regarding the well, they normally run around `15,000+. Trego is located right off of HWY 53 so in any direction it would be 5 mins or so. ... more
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Tue Aug 6, 2013
Simon Campbell answered:
To qualify for a traditional loan, you are going to need a minimum credit score in the 620 - 640 range. USDA loans with a credit score of less than 580 are denied if you have been late on any payments. (Reference:

There are other loan programs out there that may accept less. One of these is FHA. FHA's website states: "Minimum credit score requirements for FHA home loans depend on which FHA loan product the applicant needs. Generally speaking, to get maximum financing on typical new home purchases, applicants should have a credit score of 580 or better. Those with credit scores between 500 and 579 are, according the the FHA guidelines, 'limited to 90 percent LTV'." (Reference:
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Thu Jun 6, 2013
beezerbob answered:
for home owners insurance reasons I was asking and thank you for your quick responce.
Thank's again.Bobbo!
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Thu Jun 6, 2013
Connie F Lester answered:
I honestly wouldnt recommend a flat roof, it's not only a potential hazard with water, but snow load. And after this past season......well you get the idea.
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Sun Aug 5, 2012
Fran Davidson answered:
Joanne - Actually a local broker would be of better service to you. They know the market in their
area and what the buyers are looking for in any given neighborhood. They also are able to
get their buyers to your location in a timely matter. I would opt for a broker in the area, they
will be more active in getting the home sold.
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Mon May 16, 2011
Eric D Lenz answered:
Mon May 16, 2011
Naomi Fogelberg answered:
I'm sorry that your agent did not recommend more strongly a home inspection. You need tor contact an attorney and go from there.
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Fri Jan 21, 2011
Bill Eckler answered:

There are a number of very useful applications(calculator, calendar, camera, maps, weather, etc.) but without a doubt, during those Sunday afternoon open houses, NFL Mobile is a life saver......

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Wed Jul 22, 2009
Denis Greatens answered:

Two thoughts on the matter. One If you could co-list the property with someone outside of the immediate area in order to expand the MLS exposure.

Two, consider placing an ad in St. Paul magazine or similar publications. Not to mention sites like Trulia!!!

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