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Sat May 2, 2009
Robert Chomentowski answered:
Hi Anna,

Each lender can have their own underwriting guidelines. If you FICO's are in the 500's you loan will probably have to be manually underwritten and you will have to do an FHA loan. ... more
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Tue Dec 13, 2016
Bill Butler answered:
I believe I speak for most people when I say that the Well Water in WV is pretty good. The water does tend to have a slightly higher Iron content, which makes the water a bit hard. This is why most people have water softeners in their home. I have never known there to be problems with well water safety. I would recommend to my clients that they have all well tested before purchasing a property, just to be safe!

As for wells running dry, that would very from well to well. Most people I know with well water have not had many propblems in recent years. However the depth of the well and amount of rain are major factors in this and can vary from year to year.
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Fri Dec 26, 2008
Bill Butler answered:
If we are talking total cost of living, they are probably similar. Housing Costs and taxes are lower in WV. However, Gas and sales taxes are lower in VA. A great website to check out for greater detail is If you need any help or have any other questions, don't hesistate to let me know! ... more
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