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Eugene Dean, Home Buyer in Provo, UT
Eugene Dean answered:
First time home buyers looking to purchase a new home
Don't settle on a real estate agent until you have thoroughly vetted several. Chances are, you will like most of the agents you meet. Selling homes requires people skills and communicat ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 2, 2015 Home Buying in 77070
Yaw Anku, Other/Just Looking in
Yaw Anku answered:
Why are so few condos fha approved in Houston, Texas?
For an updated list of FHA approved condos in Houston, TX see http://homebuyerwise.com/FHA-Approved-Condos/city/Houston-TX_25799 . This link is available nights and weekends unlike the ... more
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Nikki Lewis, Real Estate Pro in Charlottesville, VA
Nikki Lewis answered:
I am looking for a 3 bd 2 bth. Me and Husband combined makes 5,000 a month or more depending on the weather we neither have good credit can u help
There are different types of loans that accommodate poor credit. Also depends how much money you are putting down on a home. Get a referral for a local lender.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 1, 2015 Credit Score in Houston
alexnewman92, Home Buyer in Houston, TX
alexnewman92 answered:
i need to sell my house but do not have money for closing.
We buy houses and real estate all across all of Austin. If you want or need to sell your houses fast in Austin, fill out our form to get an offer on your houses today. We can close fast ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 1, 2015 Home Selling in Houston
Phillip Madi…, Real Estate Pro in The Colony, TX
Phillip Madison answered:
What are my chances of getting approved for a second home loan?
The only way to have a solid answer would be to speak to a lender.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 28, 2015 Home Buying in 77096
Phillip Madi…, Real Estate Pro in The Colony, TX
Phillip Madison answered:
Moving to Houston. Need a GREAT, but not huge high school (public or private), nice house, some trees. Space, just no houses too close.Best areas?
I would suggest speaking to a local realtor to assist in your search.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 28, 2015 Home Buying in Houston
Sahar Samadi…, Real Estate Pro in Great Uptown, Houston,...
Sahar Samadian answered:
If I buy a house which is livable in "as is" would it make more sense to do a rebuild or a remodel? What are the costs?
Depends on the current condition of the home, and size and your needs. If the house is currently in livable condition and can be enhanced through some remodel work then it may work out. ... more
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Quinntonia G…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Quinntonia Glover answered:
I am looking for an apartment in Houston , but I have one broken lease . Are there any apartments in Southwest or West Houston that will accept me ?
There are some second chance apartments. Try looking on greensheet.com. Good luck!
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 26, 2015 Moving in Houston
Quinntonia G…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Quinntonia Glover answered:
Hi me and my fiance are wanting to rent a home an apartment is not big enough for ourselves plus are 4 kids. The problem is his credit score is below
Although your credit scores are low you maybe able to rent a home if you are willing to pay double or even a triple deposit. I would also suggest looking in the Greensheet for homes for ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 24, 2015 For Rent in 77075
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
im looking to rent to own a home in houston can any realtor assist me
Rent to own is really not a good idea, therefore consider fixing whatever is preventing you from purchasing outright. Rent to own can be risky and one could stand to lose a bit of money ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 24, 2015 Rentals in Houston
Davemurray, Home Buyer in New York, NY
Davemurray answered:
Has anyone dealt with a relocation firm called SIRVA? Was it worth it?
I would not use Sirva or Allied Pickfords. Once they take your shipment, they seem to do what is cheapest for them and leave you sitting until they decide to deliver. I would find anoth ... more
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Persis Behra…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Persis Behramsha answered:
How are you guys doing, Im looking for a house for rent, my problem is I have 2 felony convictions on my record that dates back to 05-05 and 09-06.?
Mr. Solomon,

Your convictions are not recent, and it is possible for you to look into rental homes. Please send me some more details and I can communicate some more with you to see ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 23, 2015 Rentals in Houston
Persis Behra…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Persis Behramsha answered:
hello my name is Harry is this lovely home still available.
Harry,

I can tell you were checking out the Afton Oaks area for rent, but not sure which particular home you are referencing. Please point to the correct link, so we can help you.
... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 23, 2015 Rentals in Afton Oaks/ River Oaks
Persis Behra…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Persis Behramsha answered:
Mortgage help in League City, Tx
Jennifer, were you able to get an answer on your loan information? You don't necessarily need someone in League City to work on your loan - anyone can help you.

Persis Behramsha
RE ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 23, 2015 Home Buying in Houston
Kim Carnagey, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Kim Carnagey answered:
Negotiate with home builder
YES, you need your OWN representation to protect your BEST interest!!! The sales people for the builders work for the builders, representing them and their best interest. Find a local R ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 23, 2015 Home Buying in Houston
Persis Behra…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Persis Behramsha answered:
Hello. I'm new in Houston (2 years living here) and would like to buy a house in the 77084 area. I have a credit score of 750.
Mr. Flores,

I see that you were trying to get information on a home purchase last year in July.

Were you able to get the help you needed?

Please let me know if you are still lo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 23, 2015 Home Buying in 77084
Persis Behra…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Persis Behramsha answered:
I have a credit score of 514 or so. Credit was severely affected some years ago. The little bit of credit I have, I pay everything on or before time
Hello again,

Following up on my answer, do you obtain your free credit reports that you are entitled to every year? It would really benefit you knowing what is on the report. Some ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 23, 2015 Home Buying in 77084
Tim Murphy, Real Estate Pro in 77459
Tim Murphy answered:
I have low credit score, mid 500's . Can I buy a home, if there is a high income?
Did you get preapproved, a lender provide insight to reach to or beyond a 580 score yet?
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 22, 2015 Credit Score in Houston
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