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Home Buying in Janesville : Real Estate Advice

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Sun Jul 13, 2014
Julie Budrow answered:
The answer it - it depends. It depends on what type of financing you will be using and what your credit score actually is, and your budget. I am unsure what you mean by your background. There are definitely many quality neighborhoods in Madison and its surrounding communities. ... more
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Sat Jun 30, 2012
Brady O'leary answered:
Hi Mary,
Please fell free to call me and discuss your question. If can help you get in touch with the right people necessary to answer your questions.

Regards,
Brady O'Leary
(608)290-9538
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Mon Jul 22, 2013
Ron Rovtar answered:
Hi Romano:

You have a couple choices such as leasing to own or finding a owner who will carry a loan (surprisingly called an owner-carry). There are several websites on which you can find lease-to-own properties (check google), which may be your best bet of these two options because an owner-carry requires that you convince the owner that you really are good for the payments. This may be hard if you have bad credit or little credit history.

However, you should talk to a lender. Mortgage brokers can help you figure out what you need to do to repair your credit if it is bad. If your problem is that you have a limited credit history, a lender may be able to establish that you are a good credit risk by looking into payments that would not feed into your credit score, such as utility payments, rent payments, etc.

If you do need help understanding your credit score, I would suggest you check out my blog post at: http://www.trulia.com/blog/rovtar/filter/category/Credit_Score/56

Best,
Ron
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Mon Nov 19, 2012
Sherri Sherpy answered:
There are only 2 programs left that offer 100% financing... if you are eligible for VA or if you purchase a home in an eligible area for a USDA loan.
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Fri Aug 3, 2012
Mikey answered:
You should be able to locate selling prices here:
http://www.ci.janesville.wi.us/citysite/Parcel_Info.aspx
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