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wwest1980, Home Buyer in Provo, UT
wwest1980 answered:
What monetary value does a good working water well add to a country home on acreage?
I've been wondering how much it costs to do some water drilling as well. I just built a ranch and there is a spot to do some well drilling, but I am not sure what to do. I have heard ... more
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corytrevor314, Home Buyer in Aberdeen, OH
corytrevor314 answered:
Remodeling in Windsor Park area
I think that establishing detailed designs and specific requirements are the first things you should do. Then, you will want research local building ordinances and determine what permit ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 2:01pm Home Buying in 78723
B. Ranee Bray, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
B. Ranee Bray answered:
When looking to buy a house, how should the asking price compare with what is on the tax rolls? I am looking at a house that the listing price is
Not related at all! Any automated valuation model (computer generated price estimate) is just that.. an estimate.

I see you have a lot of great answers already... but let me expla ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 1:34pm Home Buying in 78748
Ana Swanson, Real Estate Pro in 78703
Ana Swanson answered:
Whose responsibility is it to check for open permits in the city of Austin when selling a house?
The buyers agent during the Option period time line.
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 10:41am Home Buying in 78703
Bryan Horn, Real Estate Pro in 92101
Bryan Horn answered:
i have bad credit and my husband has no credit how could we get a mortgage loan any suggestion or recommendations
Speak to a large Bank with its own underwriting rules such as Wells Fargo...
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Bryan Horn, Real Estate Pro in 92101
Bryan Horn answered:
Is termite inspection necessary?
If the realtors don't put the termite report requirement in the contract then the lender will not ask for a termite report. I do recommend you get the termite inspection though.

I ... more
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Amortgageadv…, Real Estate Pro in Los Angeles, CA
Amortgageadvisor.com answered:
IBR student loans and qualifying for a mortgage
We offer home loans in Texas and may be able to help you. Your income, down payment and the property purchase amount will all play a role in determining your home loan approval. You ind ... more
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B. Ranee Bray, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
B. Ranee Bray answered:
How valuable is having a 2 car garage in Austin, TX?
Depends on the area and norms. In a suburban part of Austin, it would be a problem. One of the best parts of home ownership is the garage for storage!

In a hot market it may not ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Sep 18, 2014 Home Buying in 78748
B. Ranee Bray, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
B. Ranee Bray answered:
My husband and I are looking to buy a house. We both have no credit. But we do have money for a down payment. What options do we have?
No credit isn't so bad if you have a down payment. How much down are you putting? I am an experienced Realtor and former mortgage underwriter. I would love to chat with you, learn mo ... more
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Scott Bradfo…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Scott Bradford Team answered:
do i need a texas drivers license to buy a home in texas? will apassport or other ID work ?
A Texas Drivers License is not required. An out of state DL or passport would be acceptable.
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Scott Bradfo…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Scott Bradford Team answered:
im a first time renter/buyer with pitbulls how can i go about finding a place in austin im having trouble with it.
Pet restrictions are common. A Realtor will be able to assist you with finding a home that will work for you and your pets. I higher pet deposit may be required.
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Scott Bradfo…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Scott Bradford Team answered:
how do I get my mobile home listed on truli?
Your Realtor can assist you in listing your mobile home on Trulia. If you are not currently working with an agent then you will be unable to list your property as licensed agent may onl ... more
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Scott Bradfo…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Scott Bradford Team answered:
How or why do I have current or past delinquency with one or more of my creditors if I just got a brand new ssn for the first time in my life?
Did you have a previous SSN when these delinquency were made?

Are these delinquency legitimate?

If you feel the information on your credit report is incorrect you should file a d ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Sep 18, 2014 Credit Score in San Antonio Road
Scott Bradfo…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Scott Bradford Team answered:
Okay, serious question here. How do people actually afford to buy houses?
As others have said, the first step is to speak with a lender (or a few). They will be able to give you a clear picture of what your options are. The lender of your choosing will also b ... more
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Scott Bradfo…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Scott Bradford Team answered:
Foundation Problems? To buy or not to buy?
As many of the other comments have stated you should look further into the cause and severity of the foundation issue if you decide to pursue this home. A structural engineer will be ab ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Sep 18, 2014 Home Buying in Austin
Lacey Muckle…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Lacey Muckleroy asked:
Do you know of anyone looking to buy, sell, or lease any Real Estate in the Austin area? If you know of anyone looking to buy, sell, or lease any Real Estate in the Austin area call Lacey Muckleroy at (512) 940-5576 or email and laceymuckleroy@gmail.com
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 15, 2014 Home Buying in Austin
chencho90, Other/Just Looking in Austin, TX
chencho90 answered:
Is Ion @ East End violent crime likely/?
While the question is not worded that well, its intention is pretty easy to figure out.

The East End part of Austin is in the 78741 ZIP code. It is in the general vicinity of S. Plea ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Sep 14, 2014 Crime & Safety in 78741
Dennis Machl…, Real Estate Pro in Denver, CO
Dennis Machlica answered:
Does removing the carpet and installing hardwood flooring in the bedrooms and living rooms as well as tiles in the bathrooms add value to the home?
Trends do change. It appears that what was expected or desired in the 70s, 80s and 90,s is no longer in vogue today. I think more hard surfaces are all the rage, as long as the colors a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Sep 14, 2014 Home Selling in Austin
Daphne Quay, Real Estate Pro in 78757
Daphne Quay answered:
I would like to get your view on the area, current facilities & RE values evolution considering development of more modern developments in other areas
Carrie got it right on!
Great hills is scenic and has a lot to offer. School systems are great, location is stellar, and owners take a lot of pride in maintaining their homes.
I hav ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Sep 11, 2014 Home Buying in Great Hills
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