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Wed Jun 19, 2013
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
Unfortunately, you can't.

Trulia only allows agent-listed homes to be posted on their site.

For Sale By Owners can't list here.

Try........... zillow.com, forsalebyowner.com, or craigslist.com - just to name a few sites

Best wishes....
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Mon Feb 4, 2013
Tracy Santrock answered:
In North Carolina it is possible to do a Lease with an Option to Purchase or a lease with a purchase agreement that would keep the purchase price fixed when it's time for you to buy. However, our real estate market has been so healthy that not many owners are willing to tie their properties up with a rental waiting to close in the future.

FYI - most lenders are more than willing to lend to people with a fixed income. Of course you still have to meet the guidelines for obtaining a mortgage but basically if you can afford your new home you will be able to obtain a mortgage.
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Mon Feb 4, 2013
Lee Ann Fordyce answered:
I work in sales, not rentals. 2 Bedroom homes quite reasonable. 45 On the market right now. I will email you a quick representative sample.
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Thu Jan 31, 2013
My NC Homes Team answered:
You really would be well advised to find yourself an experienced buyer broker to assist you. It's not going to cost you anything and I believe it's likely to save you time and money. I've attached a link below on what to look for and what to ask when you're interviewing buyer brokers. You are at a decided disadvantage if you start negotiating with the listing agent/ seller as they do this for a living every day and know the contracts you'll be using much better than you do.

No one here on Trulia is going to be able to really offer you much better advice unless they specifically know the property you're considering and have actually seen it.

hopes this helps.
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Mon Apr 1, 2013
Cindy Nice answered:
I would say New Bern is very diversed in all aspects. New Bern has a social mix for all types of people. It is a great little town where you will find many friendly people. Our town has a lot to offer no matter what your interested maybe. ... more
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Wed Jan 16, 2013
Lee Ann Fordyce answered:
Sandy, If I had your email I could send you the listings that are at least 3 bedroom where the owner will consider "rent to own" situations.

Lee Ann Fordyce
Century 21 Zaytoun Raines
252-626-0506
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Fri Jan 11, 2013
Nancy Crain and Darrell Wiard answered:
Hi! I have these 2 double wide mobile homes for sale in Pamlico Co. The first one included 13 acres and the second one is waterfront and the seller is HIGHLY motivated, bring an offer. Please call me if you'd like to arrange a showing or have any questions. Thanks!

http://www.easternncmls.com/new/maildoc/crainn_1354380851-Dec-01-2012-11_54_11am.html

Nancy Crain
Coldwell Banker Willis-Smith
252.229.7534
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Sun Nov 11, 2012
Sally Grenier answered:
What Internet or electronic marketing will they do? Will they do any direct mailings? Print advertising? Open houses? Broker open? Flyers? What do you want them to do?
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Thu Oct 25, 2012
Cindy Nice answered:
Yes we do. Call Lena at (252) 474-5899. She runs the rental department.
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Thu Apr 3, 2014
Alan May answered:
If you're borrowing the difference from your mother, then "yes". If you're planning on borrowing that amount from a traditional lender (ie: bank)... they'll want some sort of collateral against the loan. ... more
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Tue Oct 16, 2012
Alan May answered:
The market doesn't care how much you owe, nor how much you're paying your Realtor.

Buyers will only pay what they perceive to be "market value" or less. So the best thing to do is to ask your Realtor to do a market analysis, and determine what market value really is. Have them back it up with properties currently on the market (your competition) as well as recently sold properties (closeds). Look at that date carefully, and as objectively as possible.

Once you've determined your target sales price, see if after "closing costs" it covers your $118,000 and your Realtor's fees.

Good luck.
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Sat Oct 13, 2012
Rhonda answered:
not an answer but continued from previous post.
note about previous statement:
I hate airing out so much personal stuff but have nobody would could help, most of my kin are dead or in worse shape money wise, There is someone who is able to help pay bills but is on disability too and has no credit.
also been to BB&T and have tried to get help with HUD and Sec 8 since 2008 to no avail. I need help finding a decent safe place.
Thank you
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Tue Aug 14, 2012
Sonja Babic answered:
I will be working tomorrow morning. Give me a call and let us see how can we get you in to your own home before Christmas.

252-617-0861
www.SonjaBabic.com
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Thu Sep 26, 2013
Christopher Pagli answered:
You mentioned the market is slow, so it seems the agent is not to blame. I would have a discussion first and ask the agent to detail the marketing plan they have implemented. Sellers always think it's the agents fault when their home isn't selling. There are many factors involved...market status, marketing, pricing, condition, etc. Your agents service could very well be lacking but be sure before you jump ship :)

Christopher Pagli
Licensed Associate Broker
Accredited Buyer Representative
William Raveis Legends Realty Group
914.406.9023
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Sat Aug 4, 2012
Anna M Brocco answered:
If your property was listed with an agent, ask him/her to make any necessary changes; or directly customer service http://www.trulia.com/help/ask/
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Sun Jul 22, 2012
christakcherry asked:
i make 500 or moore every week. who can help me paying rent.
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Fri Aug 10, 2012
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Mon Jul 2, 2012
Allana Ross answered:
Many different companies have properties available in New Bern. Some of them allow pets: some have pet restrictions; and most of these have a non-refundable pet fee. Please contact me directly at (252)497-2944 or allana@prudentialclearwater.com for additional information.

Let me know how I can help.
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