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Ruth & P…, Real Estate Pro in 95030
Ruth & Perry Mistry answered:
Does it matter it is a gas stove or electric stove when buying a home in Irvine, CA? Is gas much cheaper to use?
Induction Electric Stoves are very powerful and efficient.

Changing the Gas appliances make no sense, unless you are going solar.

Good luck
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 14, 2015 Home Buying in 92618
Riccardo War…, Real Estate Pro in Downers Grove, IL
Riccardo Wardlow answered:
Can I get mortgage pre-qualification when I don't have 2 years of W-2 and I just start a new job.?
Yes, very easy as well.

Riccardo Wardlow
Sales Manager
NMLS 219402
Cross Country Mortgage
630-670-8266
323 546 8066

Specializing in Illinois and California
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0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 12, 2015 Home Buying in Irvine
Latinavelez, Home Buyer in New York, NY
Latinavelez answered:
What are foreclosure houses and who can buy them?
How can you buy a foerclosure home?
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 10, 2015 Home Buying in Irvine
Cindy Davis, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
Cindy Davis answered:
I am about to make a purchase offer for a listing, however, I found out that there are 2 sex offender livings nearby the property.
No one can make this decision for you. I have found that sex offenders are everywhere, including the more expensive neighborhoods of my city. You need to take your family's needs and sa ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 7, 2015 Home Buying in 92618
Sheryl Arndt, Real Estate Pro in California
Sheryl Arndt answered:
HI, I plan to buy a house around March this year. When should be a good time for me to look for houses. I want a 2 bed bath home below 500000
Hello Andrea, the single family homes in Irvine start from 510k for 2bd 2ba home with 2 car garage but your not going to find anything under 10 years old in your price range. It only ta ... more
1 vote Share Flag Mon Dec 29, 2014 Home Buying in Irvine
Richard Litt…, Real Estate Pro in Orange County, CA
Richard Littlefield answered:
investment property in Orange County, CA
Unfortunately the tougher the city is, the more the cash flow is general rule. Newport Beach has almost no cash flow.

You almost always do better buying a fourplex.

Give me a call ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 29, 2014 Home Buying in Irvine
Paul Youssef, Real Estate Pro in Costa Mesa, CA
Paul Youssef answered:
I'm moving to Irvine, CA from Singapore. Are foreigners eligible to purchase properties?
Yes. But there are rules that may restrict you from obtaining financing as well as rules on tax withholding.

I specialize in seller financing. I can help you get financed with 10 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 15, 2014 Home Buying in Irvine
Paul Youssef, Real Estate Pro in Costa Mesa, CA
Paul Youssef answered:
Anyone have stated income loans under 5.5% interest rate?NonJumbo loans with 30% down or more?
If you have trouble getting financed let me know. I can help you or your client find a seller financed home at 5.5% or better with about 15% down payment. Check my website.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 15, 2014 Home Buying in Irvine
Richard Litt…, Real Estate Pro in Orange County, CA
Richard Littlefield answered:
What are 80/10/10 requirements for Best mortgage rates?
Lenders that did 2nds all got wiped out during the crash. So while you can still do it it is not easy to find a 2nd.
While you avoid the PMI the rate goes up on the first, the terms on ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Sep 25, 2014 Home Buying in Irvine
Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence answered:
I hear that real estate agents will have properties for sale not listed on MLS. Why is this done, and how do I find out about them?
I have them. Two SFHs located in Dunedin FL and one in Clearwater.

Most of the real estate I help sell is via the invisible market.
Keep asking agents if they have 'First Look' opti ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 24, 2014 Home Buying in Irvine
David LaVall…, Real Estate Pro in Irvine, CA
David LaVallee answered:
How much flexibility in listing prices, on avg., are in Irvine market right now? 20% down, with financing. ive pre-app letter.
Hopefully you're still looking into the amazing Irvine area. Since you've posted there have been some great places that have stayed on the market for a while and may be headed to a pric ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 28, 2014 Home Buying in Irvine
David LaVall…, Real Estate Pro in Irvine, CA
David LaVallee answered:
I am interestd in buying a house /2 story in irvine of university high school zone,price range above$50K.
I work and live in the gorgeous Quail Hill area of Irvine so if you're still looking, feel free to ask me any questions you may have.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 28, 2014 Home Buying in Irvine
Sheryl Arndt, Real Estate Pro in California
Sheryl Arndt answered:
First time buyer: Buying a condo in Irvine area and sharing rent. Worth it?
Hello Samir, you should study RENT vs BUY options to make an informed decision. Your qualifications will be determined by your immigration type of visa status, green card or visa, US fi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Aug 9, 2014 Home Buying in Irvine
Nicole Fedor…, Real Estate Pro in 92866
Nicole Fedorchek answered:
Job relocating to Seal Beach........Looking at Irvine or Tunstin possibly to rent or buy.
Hi,
Studies show that if you plan on staying in your home for more than 3 years, then its worth buying a home (due to closing costs, etc). While many people experience "sticker-shock" ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 21, 2014 Home Buying in Irvine
Sheryl Arndt, Real Estate Pro in California
Sheryl Arndt answered:
Is this property listed at $7107 still available for purchase? How do I receive a list of foreclosure properties to buy ?
Hello saconyers, if you figure out what cities/zip codes your considering, minimum number of bedrooms and the maximum payment/price your looking to achieve you can be set up to receive ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 2, 2014 Home Buying in 92612
ExeRealEstate, Real Estate Pro in Newport Beach, CA
ExeRealEstate answered:
I'm thinking to rent/sell my home in Potorla Springs, and plan to lease/buy a house close to Northwood High School. Can anyone help? Thanks.
I would love to help you! Here is some information about me taken from my website http://www.MyRealEstateExecutive.com

Brittany Leighton, Real Estate Professional

Experienced Sout ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 29, 2014 Home Buying in 92620
ExeRealEstate, Real Estate Pro in Newport Beach, CA
ExeRealEstate answered:
FHA on new homes in Irvine ca
Yes, of course they will!
I would love to help you! Here is some information about me taken from my website http://www.MyRealEstateExecutive.com

Brittany Leighton, Real Estate Profe ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 29, 2014 Home Buying in Irvine
Matt White, Real Estate Pro in Prescott, AZ
Matt White answered:
What are the requirements or etiquette for a buyer when talking multiple buyer RE agents?
Hello, thanks for your question!

Why? Pocket listings are still listings. The only difference is that you'll be entering into that transaction unrepresented.

There is absolutely n ... more
6 votes Share Flag Sat May 3, 2014 Home Buying in Irvine
Shelli Banko, Real Estate Pro in 92620
Shelli Banko answered:
I'm relocating to Irvine, and have 2 children (high school and middle school). Looking for the best family oriented neighborhoods to purchase a home.
Hi Navit,
Irvine is a great area to move! All four schools in Irvine are exceptional, as are the Middle Schools. Have you met with a lender yet? If not I highly recommend doing so. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 24, 2014 Home Buying in Irvine
Will Frank, Real Estate Pro in 92618
Will Frank answered:
Is this a good time to buy a 3BR townhome in Irvine, CA with a view to sell in in next 3 years?
Some great answers were shared here. Knowing the So. California market and just a time-frame of 3 years anticipating prices to go up. I would not buy, and a condo, would not be my a fir ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 21, 2014 Home Buying in 92618
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