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Thu May 12, 2016
Faye Dalhouse answered:
Yes its a quiet area close to transportation and basically a family oriented community call me and I will show you some coops and help you find your dream coop 516 225 2332 Realty Depot ... more
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Thu May 12, 2016
Faye Dalhouse answered:
Hi I am a realtor and am willing to help you as soon as possible call me 516 225 2332 and let us talk more with the proper income and credit there is no problem in getting in I can help if there are vacancies ... more
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Tue Apr 8, 2014
Anna M Brocco answered:
Consider working with an agent of your own or check www.mlsli.com
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Mon Feb 24, 2014
Anna M Brocco answered:
The question can't really be answered without much more information, what does your agent suggest...
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Thu Aug 29, 2013
Anu Dutta answered:
The link is missing from this post.
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Tue Aug 20, 2013
Trevor Curran answered:
Rent today; Buy tomorrow. How to convert from Tenant to Homeowner.

When I rented my first apartment in Astoria, I did not want to be a Tenant my whole life and pay my Landlordâ€s mortgage. I longed to become a Homeowner.

That’s why I found my way into the mortgage business in 1989 and soon afterward became a Homeowner. Here are the fundamentals any Tenant should know to prepare to become a Homeowner in the future, no matter when that might be.

• Credit: Establish 3 credit accounts, no more than 5. Pay your bills on time. Keep your balances to no more than 50% of your credit limit. Don’t pay off the accounts in full. Keep balances active for 12-24 months. All of the above will provide both a good credit score and adequate credit history to qualify for a mortgage loan.

• Assets: A basic savings budget isn’t hard to do. Pay your rent first in your budget; then set aside 10% of your income before taxes . Make it a budget priority and you’ll still have money left over for entertainment and restaurants and clothing.

How much money do you need to buy a home? Many buyers spend no more than $25,000 to buy their first homes. There are loan programs with low down payment requirements and many real estate agents negotiate for their Buyers a “Seller’s concession” to include the Buyer’s closing costs (which are HIGH here in New York!) in the price of the home.

• Income: Two years consistent income is the basic requirement for either a salaried individual or a self-employed person. Income from Bonus, Commission, and Overtime is treated differently and is best discussed with your Mortgage Banker.

• Market Survey: it doesn’t hurt to go out and get to know neighborhoods where you might like to buy a home. Visit open houses on Saturdays and Sundays. It’s okay that you’re not yet buying; tell the Realtor at the Open House you’re just beginning your “survey.” You’ll also get to know market prices for different kinds of homes. It’s okay to “window shop” homes on the weekend at Open Houses!

I hope these fundamentals will help you better understand the path to homeownership is a process that, with preparation and dedication, you can move through easily. And if you’re interested in getting Prequalified today to create an Action Plan for your future of Homeownership, call me anytime!

Trevor Curran
NMLS #40140
www.tcurranmortgage.com

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Tue Aug 20, 2013
Trevor Curran answered:
Rent today; Buy tomorrow. How to convert from Tenant to Homeowner.

When I rented my first apartment in Astoria, I did not want to be a Tenant my whole life and pay my Landlordâ€s mortgage. I longed to become a Homeowner.

That’s why I found my way into the mortgage business in 1989 and soon afterward became a Homeowner. Here are the fundamentals any Tenant should know to prepare to become a Homeowner in the future, no matter when that might be.

• Credit: Establish 3 credit accounts, no more than 5. Pay your bills on time. Keep your balances to no more than 50% of your credit limit. Don’t pay off the accounts in full. Keep balances active for 12-24 months. All of the above will provide both a good credit score and adequate credit history to qualify for a mortgage loan.

• Assets: A basic savings budget isn’t hard to do. Pay your rent first in your budget; then set aside 10% of your income before taxes . Make it a budget priority and you’ll still have money left over for entertainment and restaurants and clothing.

How much money do you need to buy a home? Many buyers spend no more than $25,000 to buy their first homes. There are loan programs with low down payment requirements and many real estate agents negotiate for their Buyers a “Seller’s concession” to include the Buyer’s closing costs (which are HIGH here in New York!) in the price of the home.

• Income: Two years consistent income is the basic requirement for either a salaried individual or a self-employed person. Income from Bonus, Commission, and Overtime is treated differently and is best discussed with your Mortgage Banker.

• Market Survey: it doesn’t hurt to go out and get to know neighborhoods where you might like to buy a home. Visit open houses on Saturdays and Sundays. It’s okay that you’re not yet buying; tell the Realtor at the Open House you’re just beginning your “survey.” You’ll also get to know market prices for different kinds of homes. It’s okay to “window shop” homes on the weekend at Open Houses!

I hope these fundamentals will help you better understand the path to homeownership is a process that, with preparation and dedication, you can move through easily. And if you’re interested in getting Prequalified today to create an Action Plan for your future of Homeownership, call me anytime!

Trevor Curran
NMLS #40140
www.tcurranmortgage.com

*If you thought my answer was helpful, please give me a “Thumbs Up” or “Best Answer.” Thanks!
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Mon Jul 22, 2013
Anu Dutta answered:
Check in Google maps, it should answer your question.
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Thu Jun 20, 2013
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Tue Jun 18, 2013
Anna M Brocco answered:
Keep in mind that scams do exist and you may have stumbled upon one; for scam related information see link www.ftc.gov/opa/2009/05/rentalscam.shtm‎
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Mon May 20, 2013
Anu Dutta answered:
http://www.greatschools.org/ is a great site, you will get all the information you're looking for.
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Fri Apr 12, 2013
Dongwoo Kang answered:
I will try if you contact me.
I need more information from you as well.
646-580-1648
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Mon Aug 9, 2010
Manu Kapoor answered:
Mr. David,
We could surelly help you in the complete process of your real estate purchase.
718-775-7557
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Mon Aug 9, 2010
Manu Kapoor answered:
David,
We can help you in your complete process of buying real estate.
Do give us a chance.
718-775-7557
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Mon Aug 9, 2010
Fajardo Delacruz answered:
Hello David!
You can start by searching for properties on my website juliawschmidt.com. If you see a particular house that you are interested in seeing please feel free to contact me via e-mail thru my website or on my cell phone. You will find my contact information directly on my website. I look forward to assisting you in the present or in the near future. Have a wonderful day and hope to here from you soon! ... more
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Fri Aug 6, 2010
David asked:
give me the information in wood haven or flushing area for two family bird
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