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Mon Sep 15, 2014
Rolando Fana answered:
Hello Daniel are looking to purchase in LIC? I would love to help you email me.
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Wed Feb 13, 2013
Ron Thomas answered:
Don't you think that this would a good question for Wells Fargo?
I am not authorized to speak on their behalf.
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Tue Feb 5, 2013
Tim Moore answered:
Sometimes you just have to go see the house and leaving out some pictures makes a buyer want to go see it. Adding too many pictures can sometimes be worse than not having enough as many buyers look for reasons to take a house off the Go See list when they shouldn't. Go see it then decide. ... more
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Tue Sep 18, 2012
Helen asked:
Sun Sep 16, 2012
Craig Zappin answered:
Are you wanting to know about open houses today?
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Fri Jun 14, 2013
Anna M Brocco answered:
For school information see links www.greatschools.org www.schooldigger.com
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Mon Jul 16, 2012
Anna M Brocco answered:
See link below for helpful information; contact any licensed loan officer...
http://www.nyshcr.org/Topics/Home/Buyers/ParticipatingLenders/
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Wed Apr 17, 2013
Anna M Brocco answered:
Bank fees may vary, therefore shop around and visit with any loan officer; if you need recommendations feel free to contact me directly.
abrocco@laffey.com
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Thu May 12, 2011
Gail Gladstone answered:
Just google on the internet...there are lots of them out there and they are all pretty good.
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Mon Dec 20, 2010
Anna M Brocco answered:
Keep in mind that cost of living can vary , much will depending on exact location, property size, taxes, etc.; taxes also vary, based on property location, size, local amenities, schools, etc., food and clothing also vary based on designer or store brand, consumption, etc.; if looking to buy, do visit with any qualified loan officer first, see if you qualify and how much--then search areas that meet your finances and needs. ... more
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Tue Dec 14, 2010
Andy answered:
Hi Janet,

What building are you looking in LIC? I live in LIC myself at the Arris Lofts, & I am also a Corcoran agent so if you have any questions I would love to help as I do know the market there very well. As for your question on FHA loans I would be interested to hear more and specifically what your thoughts are on FHA because generally that should not be a concern...you can email me at: andy.dimakopoulos@corcoran.com at any time & hopefully i can be of assistance to you and your search. ... more
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Mon Jun 3, 2013
Cynthia Bell answered:
I would check with the Long Island Board of Realtors

In Texas, a sellers (listing agent) can not tell the buyer they can't use a buyers agent. But each state, board has their own rules. ... more
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Tue Aug 7, 2012
Anna M Brocco answered:
Choose your agent with care--interview a few agents from different realty companies, then choose the one you like best-- ask about scheduling around your needs, who will choose the properties to be seen, can you expect updates on new listings and recently sold properties, and how often will communication occur, etc. Ask about current sales in your areas of interest, negotiating strategies, etc. Buyers should be aware that a mortgage pre-approval letter is required in order to determine your price range and for any offers to be taken seriously. If you need assistance, feel free to contact me directly. ... more
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Mon Aug 23, 2010
Sarah Padgett answered:
You will need to talk to the title company that is doing the paperwork for you. There are usually attorney fees, doc prep fess, courier fess etc. They should provide you with an estimated (HUD-1) closing document that outlines all fees. Best Wishes!

Sarah Padgett
Century 21 Judge Fite Company
sarahpsellshouses@gmail.com
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Sun Aug 1, 2010
Ralph Windschuh answered:
I have a really good agent in my office that handles commercial properties. Without more specific information, I don't know exactly what you're trying to find out. If you would like more information, please contact me directly.

Ralph Windschuh
Associate Broker
Certified Buyer Representative
Senior Real Estate Specialist
Century 21 Princeton Properties
631-467-0009
rwindschuh@c21princetonproperties.com
Top 2% of Century 21 Agents Nationwide
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Thu Feb 24, 2011
Nirmala Caraballo answered:
Dear Arash

Since you already have the cash and once you are preapproved any of those areas would be a great place to begin looking. Each of them offer a very lucrative rental market and a potential for you to have a great return on your investment.

I would strongly recommend that to hire an agent to assist you with your search.

Best of luck.

Nirmala Caraballo
Licensed Real Estate Agent
Cruse Realty
Tel.: 646-479-7873
Email: nhcaraballo@yahoo.com
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Fri Jun 3, 2011
Ralph Windschuh answered:
Hey Mike,
You know, before your question, I never heard of a "family opportunity mortgage", so thanks for your question because I just did some research and educated myself. It seems you can try Chase (if they still do it, they had a press release on line from 2007 and with the recent problems getting mortgages ...) But it seems that you take out the loan according to your credit score but that your mom's income (benefits) would have to cover it. Good luck!

Ralph Windschuh
Century 21 Princeton Properties
631-467-0009
rwindschuh@c21princetonproperties.com
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Sun Jun 20, 2010
Anna M Brocco answered:
Start by contacting any local lender and go from there--review all your co-op documentation as some boards may require approval first.
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Sat Jul 31, 2010
Anna M Brocco answered:
Your attorney can advise you best, and it appears that you already asked him/her the question, and that you are being advised to close only upon title clearance--therefore, listen to your attorney--not knowing all the details nor how much money is involved--is the seller planning on paying off the lein at closing I wonder--either way your attorney can best advise you as to how to proceed, terminating the contract, etc. ... more
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Mon Oct 19, 2009
Gail Gladstone answered:
If you are part of the Long Island board of Realtors, call LIBOR/MLS at 631-661-4800 and ask for the tech department. I am sure they can assist.
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