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King01399, Home Buyer in Philadelphia, PA
King01399 asked:
Am i able to use a conventional mortgage (first time home buyer 3% down) to purchase or bid on a HUD home in Phila, PA? I am currently on an active home search in Philadelphia. Am i able to use a conventional mortgage (3% down) to purchase or bid on a HUD home in Philadelphia, PA?
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 7:25pm Foreclosure in Philadelphia
Sandra Hazel…, Real Estate Pro in 19103
Sandra Hazeltine answered:
What is the average DOM in Manayunk/Roxborough?
It depends on a number of factors, such as condition and price. Homes that are priced well tend to go much faster than those that are not. It is not uncommon to see something priced wel ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 22, 2015 Home Selling in Philadelphia
Laura Johnson, Home Buyer in Sacramento, CA
Laura Johnson answered:
How do i apply for an FHA loan?
The Lenders Network! That's where we went and they walked us through the entire process.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 20, 2015 Home Buying in Philadelphia
Sandra Hazel…, Real Estate Pro in 19103
Sandra Hazeltine answered:
Is there now a tax in excess of the normal transfer tax for homes that are flipped in Philadelphia?
Not currently. I have attached the current tax rates for the city for your review
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 20, 2015 Home Buying in Chestnut Hill
Sandra Hazel…, Real Estate Pro in 19103
Sandra Hazeltine answered:
my father passed away in 2010 I would love to know how can I get the house in my name I have been paying on the taxes.
You will want to speak with an attorney specializing in wills/estates work. I have attached a link to the PA Bar association's lawyer referral service.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 19, 2015 Home Ownership in Philadelphia
Leonora.mart…, Home Buyer in Philadelphia, PA
Leonora.martins answered:
Can you convert a commercial property into a residential property?
Can I get a residential mortgage on a property and then convert it to commercial if I decide to live there? This is in Houston Texas.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jul 18, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in Philadelphia
Aaron and Ch…, Real Estate Pro in Eau Claire, WI
Aaron and Cheree Tiry answered:
im looking for a 3 bdrm or 2 bdrm with finished basement, looking to move by August 1, want to go to bridesburg or wissinoming area. Help!
Have you checked out the "rent" section at the top of Trulia? There may be something in there. Otherwise you could also check Craigslist.com to see what they have for posted for renta ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 17, 2015 Rentals in Tacony/ Wissinoming
Salihah50714, Renter in Philadelphia, PA
Salihah50714 answered:
Trying to move asap 3-4 bedroom looking t rent from 600-900 a month. North or West Phila.
Yes I'm looking for a 3 bedroom house in S.W Philly for about $600 to $650 things are so expensive can you help me I need to move as soon as possible,I can be reach salihah50714@gm ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 15, 2015 Rentals in North Philadelphia West
Holly Palfy, Renter in Largo, FL
Holly Palfy asked:
Possible relocation to King of Prussia, PA. Help!! My husband is possibly getting promoted and transferred to King of Prussia, PA. We'd be relocating from Clearwater, FL and we know nothing about the lay of the land up there! We're looking…
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 14, 2015 Moving in Philadelphia
Shajiwali, Home Buyer in Irving, TX
Shajiwali answered:
Can anyone recommend a investor friendly title company in Philadelphia?
I needs title companies for real estate investor in Dallas, Tx ?
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 12, 2015 General Area in Philadelphia
Faisalspower, Home Buyer in Philadelphia, PA
Faisalspower answered:
What are Residential Construction Costs in Philadelphia, PA?
Want to build apartment buliding on 10000 sq ft land at least 2 story for max numbers of apartment.please give me construction cost if some body know.
Faisalspower@yahoo.com
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jul 11, 2015 Home Buying in Philadelphia
Kenji Inui, Real Estate Pro in Irvine, CA
Kenji Inui answered:
Any finance can provide foreigner for investment properties?
I may be able to help you out. I would need some more info on your income and credit worth. Please message me.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 10, 2015 Financing in Philadelphia
Cstumbaugh, Real Estate Pro in 32311
Cstumbaugh answered:
I want to buy a house in Philly. Do I need to make less money just to have verifiable income?
Hi Abigail
As an independent contractor you will be considered self employed
If you have been there for at least two+ years and can show that income on your two prior years tax return ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 9, 2015 Home Buying in Philadelphia
Sandra Hazel…, Real Estate Pro in 19103
Sandra Hazeltine answered:
I am stuck between two worlds.
I have had a lot of success for clients looking to hold for a short period of time. I would be happy to help you find something. My contact information is on my profile along with revie ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 7, 2015 Home Buying in Philadelphia
Sandra Hazel…, Real Estate Pro in 19103
Sandra Hazeltine answered:
how can a find the house my friend moved to?
You could try Zabasearch.com
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jul 4, 2015 Home Buying in Philadelphia
Larry Tollen, Real Estate Pro in Durham, NC
Larry Tollen answered:
Has anyone ever seen a an underwriter ask for a AVM after receiving a FHA appraisal that was at purchase price?
Absolutely not and no it's not legal and it clearly indicates the underwriter has no business doing the job they were hired to do as they have clearly indicated they haven't a clue what ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 3, 2015 Home Buying in Philadelphia
Sandra Hazel…, Real Estate Pro in 19103
Sandra Hazeltine answered:
How do I find investors for Rent-to-Own properties in South Florida? I am a real estate broker with pre-qualified tenant-buyers
You may want to ask your question in the zip code/area you are looking for. It appears you inadvertently posted this question in Philadelphia. Best of luck!
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 26, 2015 General Area in Philadelphia
Mike Wilson, Real Estate Pro in 75201
Mike Wilson answered:
Is there lenders or banks in the southwestern Pennsylvania region that offer the 203k loans? I'm looking primarily for the Greene County area..Greg
Check out the FAQ's page on Home Loans For All. Lots of mortgage and refinance questions are answered there.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 25, 2015 Financing in Philadelphia
Kirsten Priz…, Real Estate Pro in 34104
Kirsten Prizzi answered:
What's the best route to go about applying for a 2bedroom apartment or house when you have not so perfect credit but long term job history and
Apartment communities usually charge an additional deposit for tenants with bad credit,
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 23, 2015 Home Buying in Philadelphia
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