Zillow Advice RSS: Question,All Real Estate Advice Topics,Lubbock- TX http://www.zillow.com/advice/Lubbock-TX/all/question/ Zillow Advice search results | Zillow Real Estate What does the zillow estimate mean? Is this the price I should pay for a home? How accurate is this http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-does-the-zillow-estimate-mean-Is-this-the-price-I-should-pay-for-a-home-How-accurate-is-this/573703/ How accurate is this number?<br \><br \>12 replies Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:11:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-does-the-zillow-estimate-mean-Is-this-the-price-I-should-pay-for-a-home-How-accurate-is-this/573703/ 2015-01-28T14:11:00Z What does the zillow estimate mean? Is this the price I should pay for a home? How accurate is this http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-does-the-zillow-estimate-mean-Is-this-the-price-I-should-pay-for-a-home-How-accurate-is-this/573703/ How accurate is this number?<br \><br \>10 replies Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:11:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-does-the-zillow-estimate-mean-Is-this-the-price-I-should-pay-for-a-home-How-accurate-is-this/573703/ 2015-01-28T14:11:00Z how can we buy a house if we are low income and have bad credit? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-can-we-buy-a-house-if-we-are-low-income-and-have-bad-credit/574564/ 7 replies Wed, 04 Feb 2015 22:48:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-can-we-buy-a-house-if-we-are-low-income-and-have-bad-credit/574564/ 2015-02-04T22:48:00Z how can we buy a house if we are low income and have bad credit? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-can-we-buy-a-house-if-we-are-low-income-and-have-bad-credit/574564/ 7 replies Wed, 04 Feb 2015 22:48:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-can-we-buy-a-house-if-we-are-low-income-and-have-bad-credit/574564/ 2015-02-04T22:48:00Z What is the best option to repair a fire-dmaged, rental property http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-is-the-best-option-to-repair-a-fire-dmaged-rental-property/567134/ We are repairing one of our rental properties which got damaged by a fire. What is our best option to finance this? Bank loan, Refinance, Home Equity Loan etc. I will appreciate your help. Thank you.<br/><br/>Para<br/>&nbsp;<br \><br \>2 replies Tue, 18 Nov 2014 22:25:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-is-the-best-option-to-repair-a-fire-dmaged-rental-property/567134/ 2014-11-18T22:25:00Z If i get a house cheap enough do I still need a down payment http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/If-i-get-a-house-cheap-enough-do-I-still-need-a-down-payment/498445/ I know the rate for down payment on a house 3.5% and lets say I get the house at 5% off the value of the house would a down payment still be recquired<br \><br \>7 replies Sat, 22 Jun 2013 04:14:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/If-i-get-a-house-cheap-enough-do-I-still-need-a-down-payment/498445/ 2013-06-22T04:14:00Z Who is selling forclosed property 6507 86th St. Lubbock? Is it still available? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Who-is-selling-forclosed-property-6507-86th-St-Lubbock-Is-it-still-available/556500/ HELP<br \><br \>2 replies Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:52:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Who-is-selling-forclosed-property-6507-86th-St-Lubbock-Is-it-still-available/556500/ 2014-08-25T22:52:00Z Who is selling 6507 86th St Lubbock? Is it still available? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Who-is-selling-6507-86th-St-Lubbock-Is-it-still-available/556498/ 2 replies Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:48:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Who-is-selling-6507-86th-St-Lubbock-Is-it-still-available/556498/ 2014-08-25T22:48:00Z Why has this house been on the market so long? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-has-this-house-been-on-the-market-so-long/277880/ 8 replies Fri, 11 Sep 2009 22:55:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-has-this-house-been-on-the-market-so-long/277880/ 2009-09-11T22:55:00Z Local Property Taxes , http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Local-Property-Taxes/440521/ Our Property Taxes keep going higher every year ,The only Place on earth ????<br/>Any Idea how to argue that knowing the situation today ??????<br/>Thx<br \><br \>3 replies Thu, 26 Apr 2012 21:06:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Local-Property-Taxes/440521/ 2012-04-26T21:06:00Z How do I make a correction to my listing? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-I-make-a-correction-to-my-listing/441295/ It says granite, but there s no granite. How do I correct this??????<br \><br \>2 replies Thu, 03 May 2012 00:20:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-I-make-a-correction-to-my-listing/441295/ 2012-05-03T00:20:00Z What can I do to get more (or better) quotes for my loan request ZR-VCSRMKJ? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-can-I-do-to-get-more-or-better-quotes-for-my-loan-request-ZR-VCSRMKJ/486293/ Does anyone offer a 10% down loan on an investment home for use as a rental?<br \><br \>1 reply Thu, 04 Apr 2013 16:25:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-can-I-do-to-get-more-or-better-quotes-for-my-loan-request-ZR-VCSRMKJ/486293/ 2013-04-04T16:25:00Z We are thinking about purchasing a home in lubbock, tx then sell in 3yrs,Good Idea? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/We-are-thinking-about-purchasing-a-home-in-lubbock-tx-then-sell-in-3yrs-Good-Idea/489960/ 4 replies Mon, 29 Apr 2013 01:01:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/We-are-thinking-about-purchasing-a-home-in-lubbock-tx-then-sell-in-3yrs-Good-Idea/489960/ 2013-04-29T01:01:00Z how had is it to get a loan with little or no credit and bad credit in lubbock texas? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-had-is-it-to-get-a-loan-with-little-or-no-credit-and-bad-credit-in-lubbock-texas/198481/ i am currently thinking of relocating to lubbock texas from michigan. I do not have good credit and neither does my wife. so i really would like to know how hard would it be to get a <a href="http://www.zillow.com/mortgage/">loan</a> for a house or even to rent a nice house?<br \><br \>4 replies Thu, 12 Feb 2009 04:22:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-had-is-it-to-get-a-loan-with-little-or-no-credit-and-bad-credit-in-lubbock-texas/198481/ 2009-02-12T04:22:00Z is it possible not to pay an origination and appraisal fee when buying a house? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/is-it-possible-not-to-pay-an-origination-and-appraisal-fee-when-buying-a-house/506733/ i'm building a new house and heard on TV that zillow says it's possible not to have to pay an origination and appraisal fee. &nbsp;Is this true and how do I explain this to my lender<br \><br \>16 replies Tue, 13 Aug 2013 23:16:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/is-it-possible-not-to-pay-an-origination-and-appraisal-fee-when-buying-a-house/506733/ 2013-08-13T23:16:00Z What is the average time a home is on the market before selling in Lubbock, Texas. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-is-the-average-time-a-home-is-on-the-market-before-selling-in-Lubbock-Texas/498650/ 2 replies Sun, 23 Jun 2013 22:32:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-is-the-average-time-a-home-is-on-the-market-before-selling-in-Lubbock-Texas/498650/ 2013-06-23T22:32:00Z If I am working with a Realtor who doesn't list on Zillow, can I list FSBO myself on Zillow? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/If-I-am-working-with-a-Realtor-who-doesn%27t-list-on-Zillow-can-I-list-FSBO-myself-on-Zillow/529365/ I understand that prior to doing this we would have to negotiate commissions etc in the realtor contract. &nbsp;Would Zillow charge me a fee to list my property fsbo if my Realtor generated a MLS number for the property?<br \><br \>6 replies Fri, 21 Feb 2014 17:33:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/If-I-am-working-with-a-Realtor-who-doesn%27t-list-on-Zillow-can-I-list-FSBO-myself-on-Zillow/529365/ 2014-02-21T17:33:00Z Buying a Home out of State http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Buying-a-Home-out-of-State/534676/ My wife and I are planning to move to out of state for graduate school (Texas Tech in Lubbock, TX). &nbsp;We would like to purchase a home there. &nbsp;Our credit scores are about 780 and 760 the last time that we had them pulled. &nbsp;I am a student with a part time job but my wife has a full time job as a dental hygienist. &nbsp;Our combined income for the last two years was $77,000 (2013) and $75,000 (2012). &nbsp;So I feel that we would traditionally qualify for a mortgage the problem is that we don't currently have employment in Lubbock. &nbsp;We have been saving for the last several years and have about $100,000 in savings that we were planning to use to purchase a home in cash. &nbsp;But I would rather use the savings to pay for tuition and take out a mortgage. &nbsp;I called someone at Chase Bank and they suggested that we get preapproved now with our employment but the mortgage would be for a vacation home loan rather than a traditional owner-occupied home and could purchase the out of state home. &nbsp;Does anyone have any experience with this? &nbsp;<br \><br \>10 replies Tue, 01 Apr 2014 15:34:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Buying-a-Home-out-of-State/534676/ 2014-04-01T15:34:00Z Do all mortgage loans require two years of tax returns? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Do-all-mortgage-loans-require-two-years-of-tax-returns/539911/ My husband and I have been searching for a home for quite some time now and recently we found one that we were wanting to buy. We went to the bank to try to get a loan and we were told we would be approved, but when they found out my husband is self employed they said we would need two years of tax returns before we could get a loan. So I was curious if we went to a mortgage center would we run into the same problem?<br \><br \>9 replies Thu, 08 May 2014 18:40:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Do-all-mortgage-loans-require-two-years-of-tax-returns/539911/ 2014-05-08T18:40:00Z What are the best areas in lubbock to buy home as a investment property in terms of rental income an http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-are-the-best-areas-in-lubbock-to-buy-home-as-a-investment-property-in-terms-of-rental-income-an/516571/ 1 reply Thu, 24 Oct 2013 19:13:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-are-the-best-areas-in-lubbock-to-buy-home-as-a-investment-property-in-terms-of-rental-income-an/516571/ 2013-10-24T19:13:00Z