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Debbie Lawre…, Home Buyer in East Flatbush, Brook...

My name is Debbie I am looking for a house for the pass two year in east flatbust but I can seem to fine me a

Asked by Debbie Lawrence, East Flatbush, Brooklyn, NY Sat Feb 14, 2009

house,I am looking for a a two family can I get someone to help me

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Hello, if your'e a serious buyer then I can definitely help you find a home. East Flatbush is one of my specialty areas. Please visit my website at: http://www.KandHhomes.com

Rhonda Holt
Licensed Agent - Specializing in Co-op & Home Sales
Awarded 1st Place in Sales for 2008 and 2009
Weichert Realtors, H.P Greenfield
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed Feb 18, 2009

You should buy a house, when you are ready, don't try and "time" the market. As long as you can afford the payments and you like your location its much better than the alternative in renting. Now a days you have cheap money and a major real estate correction coupled with each other.

You are ready to buy when you have decent credit, a down payment and the ability to pay the mortgage on time on a monthly basis. You get mortgage interest to write off, equity for your future and possibly a nice tax credit for the 2009 year.

I hear people screaming that we are at the bottom (typically Realtors) and other screaming that its gonna pull back another 50% (buyers / small time investors). The underlying principle is that no one, I mean no one knows what they are talking about. The smartest economists, money managers, financial gurus don't seem to know anything or we wouldn't be in this recession we are in now. Your house isn't like owning stock certificates, its tangible and will always be there. If the value of your home goes down a little over time, who cares because it will go back up over time. You cant make more land in NYC but more and more people come here every day of the week.

Whats the problem with your house search, are you unable to find a house that meets your criteria?

Goto my website, I am primarily a developer. I buy houses that need extensive repairs and modernize them into 2009 living.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Mon Feb 16, 2009
Save your hard earned money and don't buy now! If you buy now it would be like lighting your 20% down payment money on fire. You're going to see prices drop at least 20% this year only and most likely more than that over the next 2 or 3 years.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Sun Feb 15, 2009
I would be happy to refer you a great Realtor in your area. Contact me at Gail@GailGladstone.com and I will help.
Web Reference: http://GailGladstone.com
0 votes Thank Flag Link Sun Feb 15, 2009
Hi Debbie,

I would love to help you. Please give me a call at 917-544-2662 so I can help you find your dream home.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Sun Feb 15, 2009
Well, Debbie, now's the time to buy. I could certainly help you but I would have to find out why in two years you haven't been able to find something. Please contact me at your convenience.

Ralph Windschuh
Century 21 Princeton Properties
0 votes Thank Flag Link Sun Feb 15, 2009
Please correct my spelling of East Flatbush
0 votes Thank Flag Link Sat Feb 14, 2009
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