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Wed Mar 13, 2013
Bernadette Lemke answered:
What are you looking for, have you been per qualified for a mortgage? Want to make sure you are looking for what you can afford. And what your criteria is.
Bernadette Lemke
Prudential zack shore properties
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Wed Oct 16, 2013
Mary O'Malley-Joyce answered:

There is an application process but below is a link to a brief overview if you want to own a low income home. This is the link to the applications. There are income guidelines based on family size. If you would like to call me we can move forward with additional research to get you started. My cell number is (908) 247-4233. ... more
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Wed Dec 26, 2012
Abu Musa answered:
Buying property is always the best investment.So you may buy now because this is the best time to buy.
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Tue Dec 18, 2012
John Skronski answered:
WG - Yes there are income limits. I can send you the breakdown, let me know. Thanks - John

John Skronski
Remax Elite - LONG BRANCH, NJ
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Sun Dec 23, 2012
Lorraine Koleda answered:
Need to know what you mean by the "BEST" area.
Do you mean best in terms of highway or train connections? Taxes? Proximity to shopping, restaurants and amenities? Beach? Price per square foot? Lot size?
Thank you,
Lorraine Koleda
Jack Green Realty
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Sun Jul 22, 2012
John Skronski answered:
Kal - I think generally one could make a case for about a 10% decline in prices. But I could show you properties that decreased more than that, stayed the same, and even increased in value. Unless you get the same property to evaluate that sold during those time periods, you've got to consider buyer motivation, seller motivation, and the inventory at the time of the sales. I you're interested in getting an evaluation on your property, I could be more specific in determining value, but you're asking about Sept 2011, so I don't know why you want that. Let me know if you want my help. Thanks - John
Remax Long Branch office
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Wed May 30, 2012
Patricia Lipert answered:
I would be happy to assist you with your search. I am a lifelong resident of the area and I am very familiar with the waterfront sections. Please feel free to contact me and I will send you some listings directly. I look forward to hearing from you.

Patty Lipert
Heritage House Sotheby's Int'l Realty
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Tue Jan 29, 2013
John Skronski answered:
M - I am familiar with the area. I can speak with you privately about it. Call me at 908-601-4567. Thanks - John
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Sun Apr 29, 2012
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Sat Jun 23, 2012
Sutah Ann Robins answered:
Can I show that home to you? I have one on Middle Lane. Gorgeous. What is your email? I will mail you the listing.
Sutah Robins
732 539 6272
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Sat Oct 22, 2011
Francesca Patrizio answered:

Sounds as if you have spent much time doing your won due diligence . . . kudos to you.

It appears that u are looiking in the 300 to 500 range with an FHA loan. Frankly the best way to go about your search is to find proeprties of interest, then ask the assesement question as none of us know when an asseseement is looming unilt such time as we ask. Any older complex is going to come with looming assesements. While at the time of sale it may not be a consideration, you may find yourself with an asseseement that wasn't ven a though just months later.

If you would like further assitance, please do not hestiate to contact me via email or phone 732.606.2931 and I will do my best o ebnsure that these factoirs are at the forefront of your potential purchase.

Francesca Patrizio, Broker Sales Associate, ePRO, SRES
732.606.291 (24/7)
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Sat Jun 23, 2012
Francesca Patrizio answered:

You need to be more specific. What complex r u referring to?

Francesca Patrizio, Broker Sales Associate, ePro, SRES
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Thu Jun 23, 2011
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Tue Jan 29, 2013
Maria DelPriore answered:
Big demand for any rentals in the area. Some condo units only allow yearly rentals. If you would like to discuss more please email me at
Century 21 Ailor 732-531-7772 x219 ... more
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Thu Apr 10, 2014
John Skronski answered:
Elena -- Yes you should be able to get a loan. But speaking with a mortgage representative will get you the answer. Call me to discuss further: cell: 908-601-4567. I work in Long Branch and can help you. Thanks -- John ... more
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Tue May 10, 2011
Valentina Gabela answered:
Yes that is a beautiful townhouse. Listed for $1,160,000 . Total assessment $842,500 taxes $15,814 and $518 monthly assoc fee.

I would be happy to show you this unit.

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Tue May 10, 2011
Francesca Patrizio answered:

If a listing agent is not available and has not given you someone who would be handling her matters while away, then you should speak to the broker . . . and don't be afraid that you will be getting him/her in trouble . . . they'd rather have the busines than lose the business. (just sent someone yesterday to the broker for an agent from an entirely different agency than my own that was away on vacation calling the listing broker).

If you had not had any previous contact with the listing agent (i.e., he/she hasn't privately shown you the property, you can choose to be represented by an entirely different agent, known as a buyers agent.

As for how long it takes to get a counter . . . loaded question. Years back I'd answer within hours no more than 24 hours. Today, both buyers and sellers are so money conscious that I've seen an immediate response, days to respond and worse a week. It all depends on the seller and the type of realtionship the agent works with his/her seller.

If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact me direct @ 732.606.2931 or I'm awake now 5 a.m. so you can call now if you'd like! LOL

Francesca Patrizio, Broker Sales Associate, ePro, SRES
Gloria Nilson Realtors, Real Living
732.606.2931 (Direct 24/7)
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Mon Apr 4, 2011
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Tue Nov 30, 2010
Deluxe Realty answered:
Hi Mcorona,

If you are paying the entire purchase with cash, I don't see a problem. However, if you are looking for a mortgage, you should direct your question to a mortgage specialist. ... more
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Thu May 14, 2015
Lyle Wolf answered:
Ideally you need a local real estate agent who has a track record in completing a lot of short sales. You should interview more than one. The real estate company they work for is less an issue than their own track record in completing many successful short sales. Have them supply references. You have one shot at doing this right. Make sure you are represented by a real estate attorney who also is experienced in short sales. ... more
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