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Sun Feb 12, 2012
Scott Godzyk answered:
Lisa it depends if there is a lien on your current house or are you worried aboout the house you are buying, I would think if his name is on it they can can lien in no matter when it happened before or after marriage. you may want to ask an attorney in your state as laws differ from state to state to make sure. ... more
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Sun Feb 12, 2012
Rick Musto answered:
Great questions...would suggest that you talk with an attorney on this one. Not sure why this would come up on a title search for new property here in GA? Also, if you are not named and it was premarriage, that seems good for you. You can certainly be the only one on a title in GA...assuming that you qualify for a loan on your own, which I would recommend that you discuss this with whomever is doing your loan.

Bottom line - get this resolved now with professional advise from attorney and mortgage institution that you are using. Have all of the documentation/letters, etc. that you have on the issue when you consult the pros.

Good luck!

Rick Musto
Buckhead Home Realty
770-480-7699
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Mon Feb 13, 2012
Marie Souza Team answered:
Aber - BEFORE you so anything, consult a professional in your area. It seems as through you'll need a property survery & advice about town/state laws, setbacks etc.
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Sat Nov 26, 2011
Tina Lam answered:
This is really something you should ask your Realtor. But, for REO deals purchases with all cash, a short time frame is very common. That's one of the reasons why you get a discount in the first place. The assumption is that you're knowledgeable about the property and have the money to close quickly. If you are uncertain about any issues, check with your Realtor before releasing any contingencies, if there are any. ... more
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Sat Jan 28, 2012
Michael Hammond answered:
There are over two dozen properties for rent between $1000 to 2000 per month in the Hull district, Opendoor. If you would like to receive electronic flyers of those, please forward your email address and I will send them over. Good Luck!

Michael Hammond
SellsRealty@gmail.com
404-538-5499

http://www.georgiamls.com/agentsite/index.cfm?SiteID=HAMMONDJOHNM

http://www.chapmanhallprofessionals.com
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Sun Apr 22, 2012
Caroline Choi answered:
Check with your lender to see if they feel comfortable doing that. It may also depend on how you end up taking title with both names under it. I have seen a few instances where the lender has allowed it, but since it's transaction-specific, I would ask your lender if that's ok. Best of luck, Caroline ... more
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Wed Aug 31, 2011
Suz A answered:
Visit their site: www.naca.com
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Wed Aug 15, 2012
Andrew Doyle answered:
Hello Prakash,

Yes to your point the Emory Hospital area has some nice rental returns on good quality product. If you email me the price point you seek I will see what I can find. I focus on Intown Atlanta, and Gwinnett properties and work with a number of investors to find nice returns. Feel free to contact me and let me know what you seek. I can usually turn around a list of potential ideas the same day. ... more
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Tue Oct 25, 2011
Brent Hill answered:
I can send you a list of what is currently available if you can tell me a little more about what you are looking for and ultimately what you are trying to do. Feel free to call or email me, whichever is best for you, thanks.

Brent Hill
Charlesworth Realty
404-547-9011
brent@gahomeagent.com
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Mon Mar 28, 2011
Michael Hammond answered:
My understanding is the following are community property states, Tp.

Arizona
California
Idaho
Louisiana
Nevada
New Mexico
Texas
Washington
Wisconsin

Please consult a tax or legal professional if you need to verify. Good Luck!

Michael Hammond
SellsRealty@gmail.com
404-538-5499

http://www.SellsRealty.org
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Thu Mar 10, 2011
Sally Grenier answered:
What does your agent say? What does the contract say? I'm sure there's probably a clause in there that talks about what happens if you back out. You'll probaby lose your earnest money and that's about it. But then again...I haven't seen the contract. Nobody on here is a party to the contract, so this isn't the best place to seek advice. You may even want to contact an attorney. ... more
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Mon Mar 21, 2011
Elite Realty answered:
Home Buyer in Charleston Bay,

It does appear that several units in your community have recently gone on the market. I noticed that most are occupied by the current owner and are NOT short sales. That would most indicate the the current owners are able to sale under current market conditions and possible take advantage of the market, in getting a great deal for a home right now. Several are currently showing active on the market, 3 have recently gone under contract and are scheduled to close with in the next 30 days. Not sure if you are looking to sell right now but one unit did sale in Charleston Bay this month, for 72k. Hope I answered your question. Please feel free to call my office Elite Realty Group 770-305-7934. Our office has several agents and brokers on hand to answer any of your home buying/selling questions. We also provide premier property management services.
Calvin Gleaton
Broker
www.eliterealtyatlanta.com
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Wed Feb 23, 2011
davidwbrower answered:
Carmen,

That is not a real estate question. This forum us mainly composed of Realtors, appraisers and lenders answering real estate questions. That is a question for an attorney. good luck. ... more
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Thu Feb 10, 2011
jo answered:
That sounds incredible that you actually want to buy a house and no one answered you back...I guess they are not hungry enough. DO you mind writting back with the letter you sent them?

Thanks,
Nick
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Wed May 23, 2012
Julie Montgomery answered:
Absolutely not. If you buy a bank-owned property, you buy it "as is." Just say no ... Julie Montgomery, RE/MAX Masters, Inc., Littleton, CO, www.littletonhomesrealty.com
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Mon Jan 3, 2011
Peggy J Saucier answered:
Yes, it is; for sale? or lease?

Peggy
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Sat Nov 27, 2010
Clark Riel answered:
If it is already priced low for the neighborhood and not in need of much repair only upgrading I would take the advice of your agent. Banks are also looking to get the most out of the property they own. ... more
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Sun Nov 21, 2010
Michael Hammond answered:
With a quick search on one of our MLS, Rentian, I found 15 listings for rent between $950 -1100. They were all 3 or 4 bedrooms. If you would like for me to send you electronic flyers of these properties, please forward me your email address and I will get them over ASAP. Should you like to see some this week/weekend, please call and I will arrange the viewings. Good Luck!

Michael Hammond
SellsRealty@gmail.com
404-538-5499

http://www.SellsRealty.org
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Wed Jan 19, 2011
Richard Malsed answered:
We have a lender that has managed to get short sale sellers into a home within a month or so of closing their short sales. So it is possible. I was talking to him about how he does it, and he said that the seller cannot be behind on the payments, and cannot have been late with any payments. ... more
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Tue Oct 12, 2010
Julie Brittain answered:
You start on the 24th. The 24th is Day 1 of your 21 days. If you went Binding at 11:59pm, you'd lose a day, so you don't count that day :)

Good Luck!!
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