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Justin C. Mo…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Justin C. Moore answered:
What do you think is the best place for a new family to live in Houston 175-200k? (close to the city and med center)
there are several areas you can consider. At 175,000, I would recommend Westchase/West Houston as their are available properties in the price range with easy access to the Westpark Toll ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 1:38pm Home Buying in Afton Oaks/ River Oaks
quinnell, Home Buyer in Yakima, WA
quinnell answered:
Is the Effective Date for a real estate purchase agreement the date all parties sign or does it start when filed with Title Company?
if you do a addendum/amendment to executed purchase and sale agreement in Washington State does that change the start date of that purchase and sale in reference to Inspection agreement ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 9:25am Home Buying in Houston
Pam Mohile, Real Estate Pro in Hollywood Lakes, Hol...
Pam Mohile answered:
I am a 1099 dentist with less than 2 years work history- can I get a home mortgage at a decent rate?
Have you taken a look at Fannie Mae Homepath Properties? They offer homes for sale with lower interest rates and down payments. You will need to be purchasing the home to be used as you ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 9, 2014 Home Buying in Houston
Quinntonia G…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Quinntonia Glover answered:
Need a rent to buy around Memorial, Galleria or Briar Forest areas.
I have a program that may help you but I will need more information. Email me more details on what you are looking for and your situation and I can tell you about the program I work wit ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 8, 2014 Home Buying in Houston
Sue Roddy, Real Estate Pro in 77014
Sue Roddy answered:
I am looking for a rental home,not apartment I have bad credit due to divorce,I do make 60,000 a year and have good rental history.any suggestions?
Bad credit will not automatically prevent you from renting. If you are still looking for a property contact me and I can see what is available.

susan.roddy@century21.com
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 7, 2014 Credit Score in 77073
Martha Cebri…, Real Estate Pro in Texas City, TX
Martha Cebrian Vega answered:
Mortgage with Federal number or ITIN
I am Martha L. Cebrian LLM LLB, realtor specialist in international loans and ITIN.
I have a Master degree in law, and I can tell you that ITIN loans are common in the market for cases ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 6, 2014 Home Buying in Houston
Richard Brad…, Real Estate Pro in Cypress, TX
Richard Bradshaw answered:
Looking to buy a house. Problem is I have bad credit&my husband no credit. We have $10k saved for a down pymt. What are the chances of finding loan?
The best place to start is with a local mortgage lender to get you pre-qualified based on your current credit scores and down payment available. I have resources available to me that w ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 4, 2014 Home Buying in Houston
HelpUBuy Ame…, Real Estate Pro in Frisco, TX
HelpUBuy America answered:
What area would best fit our situation?
When you want to buy a home the best place to start is to hire an EXCLUSIVE Buyer Agent, not just a Buyer's Agent. EBAs only work with homebuyers and there is never a conflict of intere ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 3, 2014 Home Buying in Houston
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
Getting out of a New Construction Home Contract
Much will depend on your contract, therefore review the document for answers, and or, consider consulting with an attorney who specializes in real estate.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 2, 2014 Home Buying in Houston
Quinntonia G…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Quinntonia Glover answered:
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0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 30, 2014 Foreclosure in Neartown/ Montrose
Kim Benedict, Real Estate Pro in Stamford, CT
Kim Benedict answered:
Building a home in Texas. The builder has made several errors. How do I get out of the contact and not get sued. I'm scared I chose a bad
Hire an attorney to help you.. if you have an agreement and they are not upholding their end it should be cut and dry, yet we are not attorneys so we don't know the laws or what you can ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 27, 2014 Home Buying in 77070
Kim Benedict, Real Estate Pro in Stamford, CT
Kim Benedict answered:
What is the lowest credit score one can have to be approved for a mortgage?
Contact a mortgage broker and see what they tell you.

Do you have a down payment saved? If so talk with a few to get the most info you can, best rates, programs as there are great p ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 27, 2014 Home Buying in 77070
Kim Benedict, Real Estate Pro in Stamford, CT
Kim Benedict answered:
What if we paying all cash for home and seller owns clear title?
At the end of the day it all works the same way... anyway have an attorney - so contact a real estate attorney to help you buy the home, and to protect you so they can do the title sear ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 27, 2014 Home Buying in Houston
Megan Becerra, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Megan Becerra answered:
Could somebody recommend a good management co. in Houston area?
Hi Anna,

The landlords I worked with this past month chose Click Realty Inc for their management services. They will be out of the country so they decided to have a management compa ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 26, 2014 Home Buying in Houston
John Broussa…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
John Broussard answered:
Lenders/Banks that finance homes foreigners in the US ?
We offer loans for Foreign Nationals with 25 to 35% downpayments, give me a call to discuss.



John Broussard
Account Executive
Newbridge Home Loans
713-777-9996 Ext 103
john@n ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jun 25, 2014 Home Buying in Houston
Christopher…, Real Estate Pro in Westchester, NY
Christopher Pagli - ABR, GREEN answered:
Why would a seller require me to go through one specific lender?
They may have had a bad experience with Wells, as many have from my experience. You should ask the sellers agent why, otherwise you will get a ton of speculation here #confusing...
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 24, 2014 Home Buying in Midtown
Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence 727.420.4041 answered:
Are bolted items such at TV mounts and real property or personal?
Imagine, if you will, that the mount and bracket is specify engineered for that TV. The TV does not convey. The new owner may end up with an appendage they must modify, replace or remo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 24, 2014 Home Buying in 77058
Erin Evans, Real Estate Pro in Niskayuna, NY
Erin Evans answered:
Seller's agent is asking to close early and then lease the house to seller for 5-6 days.
All dates on a contract are tentative so it is never guaranteed that you will close on that date. Unexpected things can come up in these transactions. I would set a later closing date t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 20, 2014 Home Buying in Houston
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