Home Buying—questions & answers, advice and opinions page 977

can my friend and I each take out 50% of the mortgage to cover a house?
It's just myself and my friend that are looking to buy, no family for either of us -- This question was asked from this property: http://www.trulia.com/property/1049185032-5930-E-Lorane-Rd-Reading-PA-19606
I was looking on your site in Fairfield Glade and was surprised to see manufactured/modular homes listed.
I take it this is a MH community within the Glade and not a park per se. What restrictions are there for a 30 ft mast for my hubby's amateur radio antenna? In the MH community what would be the total…
If I make a better offer on a property on a forecloser sale shouldn't my offer be taken
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Need assistance in renting out current home, refi current home, purchase new home
I am slightly underwater at my current house but would like to move. I would like to rent my home out and possible refi under harp (if I qualify) to lower my payment. I would then like to purchase a…
Hi,I'm interested in the house on W.creek rd,Ozark,Ar-I found the house a year ago and was wondering if you could put the pics up from 4/2012 it was
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hi wasnt the 712 marigold circle already on contract thats what i heard
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Looking to work with an experienced agent to buy investment properties
Hi, I will be in Las Vegas 5/17-19, and would like to work with an experienced agent to buy couple investment properties. I am looking for someone that's familiar with both the High Rise condo…
Westford/Acton school districts
I select a house that falls within Acton school district, however is located in Westford. How does the school admissions works? Should I still go to Westford school or Acton schools?
I guess when you wait a long time for a short sale approval from the banks you never know?
I have an accepted offer by the owner of a shortsale , but now after 5 months the bank has come up with a higher appraisal. I lost my opportunity on there homes and I feel that its so unfair, is there…
Where can we find a private investor to buy our home and then lease it back to us?
We are currently leasing a SFH in Irvine, CA. We moved into this house in August of 2012 with hopes to purchase this very home a couple of years later, when our credit would be restored and we would be…
Need a realtor that will actually work with us
We have been trying to buy a home for a while now but we have treated so badly by the previous realtors. They never answer the phone, never return calls, and they have lost us about 4 or 5 houses so far…
Are Borden public schools good schools?
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is lot 39 for sale?
in niangua ranch subdivision -- This question was asked from this property: http://www.trulia.com/property/3036911697-LOT-39-39-MILL-VALLEY-Rnch-Marshfield-MO-65706?ecampaign=agt_rlt_lead_inbox_reply…
How much would closing cost (approx) for a cash deal on a home for $109,000 ?
This house is a foreclosure & we are paying cash .. thanks :]
are there pictures of the house inside?
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Going shopping for a home. I am getting married and me and my soon to be husband want to buy a house.
We want children, a big kitchen, a big living room, a two door garage, a big backyard, nice neighborhood, and good schools. Everything will be good.
What does active contingent mean?
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scared to pull my credit report ;/ I really want to buy a house .
ugh just wondering if i should find a lender to do a bad credit loan or am i kidding myself trying to find a house in the 100-150k range knowing my credit is poor.
pet friendly? dog
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Real Estate Escrow Refund
I sent a check to my realtor for a deposit on a house I am trying to buy. After I send the check, he then contacted me and said the escrow deposit has to be wired. So I told him not to cash the check…
Hi, I am a single mother of two boys and I am looking to buy my grandmothers house in new jersey.My credit is
not good from old debts unattended to.I have a job working for the state for eleven years? Is there any help for me?
We are renting a home right now and the owner wants to sell. We REALLY want to stay or purchase it, but our credit right now is not good enough due t
to a situation we had two years ago. Does anyone know of investors that would buy it and lease it back to us? We would really appreciate any help. Thank you
Is the HOA of $608 for 10520 Amiata Way #201 Quarterly?
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Does anyone know how to apply for a loan through hud?
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What mortgage Companies Allow 2 FHa loans..?
which mortgage companies offer this.. lenders said i can conly get a conventional loan, and put 20% down.. which i cannot afford. If im needing a bigger home, because of increased family size, and…
Flexible investor-friendly agents in the Tucson area for creative real estate investor?
Can anyone refer themselves or someone else as an investor friendly agent willing to work with creative real estate investment, particularly transferable lease option agreements? Thanks.
FHA financing on REO / foreclosed property
I am a first time buyer and am interested in the possibility of getting a great deal on a bank owned property. I've read in here that it is possible to get FHA on bank owned foreclosures. My mortgage broker…
how to buy forclosure property?
we just got married and we are low at budget. we are thinking if we can buy foreclosure property. what are steps that we need to take to buy pre / forclosure property ? Thanks William
How do I compare cost of various number of bedrooms and bathrooms?
We are looking to buy the house we are renting and are trying to determine a fair price to offer for the home. It is a 2 bed, 1 bath, on slab with a detached garage. I have been trying to look at properties…
Buying the property we are currently renting
We are looking to buy the property we are currently renting. Our landlord has decided he wants to sell the house and we really do not want to move. Will realators work with us to help us in this process?…
Do we have a chance to get an FHA loan and OKHA Advantage grant?
My fiance and I are trying to buy a home in the price range of 100,000-150,000 by Aug. We want to get an FHA loan and OKHA Advantage grant. My credit is a 600. I have been working on getting my credit…
I am trying to close on a house and the sellers agent refuses to return calls to my loan officer, agent or title company.
Have had to post pone my home inspection and extend the closing by almost a month already!
What happened with 12500 S Gunner Ct homer glen, Illinois Will it be back on the market??
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Agent for seller is not submitting my offers to seller and is rejecting herself and counter-offering.
On our last counter agent asked us to reject the seller counterrather than submit another counter. How can we confirm the seller is aware of our offer (estate sale/seller is out of state). Is this ethical?
does this community have a pool and what are the monthly fees oe annual fees?
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Who can help with owner financing or private lending?
Who can help with owner financing or private lending? I have great credit... I really have great credit! No foreclosure, short sale…. Currently selling my house in order to downsize and will net…
Hi, what are the HOA fees for 12941 Eagle Pointe Cir. Fort Myers, FL 33913?
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How easy/difficult is it get insurance on a mobile home in Florida?
Are there certain areas more prone to storms that make insurance too expensive?
Appraise a house before buying it ?
Hello, I am looking to buy a house in a community built about 40 years old. The models are all different and even the level of upgrades are different. It is not easy to do an accurate enough comparison…
I have a friend who is a real estate agent. I was planning on asking him to be my buyers rep. Is that a good idea? Or should I find one I don't
know? It isn't a close friend that I see often, but I don't know of course how good of an agent he is, I have never had a business relationship with him.
Would someone add me to the automatic MLS notification email?
Please notify me of single family homes IN Asheville ONLY, for the key words handyman special, fixer upper, cheap, cash, divorced, transferred, reduced, motivated, abandoned, vacant, REO, Foreclosure…
I see there are some great deals in Atlantic Station Twelve. Shoud I invest in Twelve? Will i have problems selling in 2-3 years?
Plan to live there for 2-3 years. Also condo is labled as Condolet? Why? Will this ever change to normal "condo"?
Short Sale Counter Offer from BoA
We received a counter offer from BoA for our short , which BoA is countering for us to pay for the commission as well as other fees and taxes as well as couple of lien payments. My question: has anyone…
I am interested in a property 13 Cincinnati located in St Augustine fl. Based on info I have this property is in preforeclosure.
I am retiree and want to relocate to St augustine and this property is a good fit for my requirements. Is there anyway to talk to someone about price, condition etc?
The Apartments in Valinentine Gradens Especially in building 19 and 501 the sellers are asking to much money for their apartments. I am a Ciontractor
and thesev apartments need more than TLC. The kicthens are in bad shape, out dated, bainets from the 80"s. floors are in very bad shape. They are not worth the price the sellers are asking for.
Prefer new construction (townhomes/condos) with garage in Northern NJ....
I'm looking to relocate to Northern NJ, but I'm concerned about the commute and cost. I'm looking for a minimum of a 2 bedroom, with a garage, detached homes are fine too, but I prefer something…
What are the first steps in homebuying?
Should you work with a bank or an agent first?
why so many foreclosures but few is on the market for sale.?
There are so many properties not only in Troy but also in other areas going through a foreclosure process. But very few bank owned houses is on the market for sale. Is it a healthy market?
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