Zillow Advice RSS: Question-Discussion-Guide,All Real Estate Advice Topics,Cranston- RI http://www.zillow.com/advice/Cranston-RI/all/question-discussion-guide/ Zillow Advice search results | Zillow Real Estate How much below asking price can an offer be on a home? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-much-below-asking-price-can-an-offer-be-on-a-home/556750/ 7 replies Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:18:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-much-below-asking-price-can-an-offer-be-on-a-home/556750/ 2014-08-27T13:18:00Z FHA http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/FHA/569101/ I currently have a middle fico of 631. I am looking to do an FHA cash out refinance, but the issue I am running into is my DTI. I have a back end dti of 56.9%. Is there any companies out there that can do this?<br \><br \>4 replies Mon, 08 Dec 2014 22:16:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/FHA/569101/ 2014-12-08T22:16:00Z Does RI have a set title insurance rate for new or reissued titles? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Does-RI-have-a-set-title-insurance-rate-for-new-or-reissued-titles/517872/ Hi, we are refinancing our mortgage and according to our research we've been told that we should request a reissue rate as it should be save us some money (we originally purchased the house 3 years ago). The lender's broker however told us that Rhode Island does not allow for a reduced rate in title insurance, and that it is always set at 2.50 per 1000. Is this true?<br/><br/>Thanks,<br/>John<br \><br \>2 replies Mon, 04 Nov 2013 16:33:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Does-RI-have-a-set-title-insurance-rate-for-new-or-reissued-titles/517872/ 2013-11-04T16:33:00Z looking for rent to own properties http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/looking-for-rent-to-own-properties/512693/ 2 replies Tue, 24 Sep 2013 17:24:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/looking-for-rent-to-own-properties/512693/ 2013-09-24T17:24:00Z My home is in zip code of adjacent city...does not show up in city search. How can this be corrected http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/My-home-is-in-zip-code-of-adjacent-city-does-not-show-up-in-city-search-How-can-this-be-corrected/510973/ My house is located in the zip code of an adjacent city. As a result it does not appear when I do a search for homes for sale in my city. I am concerned that this will affect the number of potential buyers.<br/>It is displayed if I draw a custom location.<br/>Can you advise me on how this be corrected?<br/>Thank you!<br \><br \>1 reply Thu, 12 Sep 2013 01:43:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/My-home-is-in-zip-code-of-adjacent-city-does-not-show-up-in-city-search-How-can-this-be-corrected/510973/ 2013-09-12T01:43:00Z When I am looking at homes, I can only see the street view. How do I get to see the photos and the http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/When-I-am-looking-at-homes-I-can-only-see-the-street-view-How-do-I-get-to-see-the-photos-and-the/475507/ 4 replies Wed, 23 Jan 2013 14:52:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/When-I-am-looking-at-homes-I-can-only-see-the-street-view-How-do-I-get-to-see-the-photos-and-the/475507/ 2013-01-23T14:52:00Z Which is a good option. Buying a house in RhodeIsland or Buying a house in Mass? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Which-is-a-good-option-Buying-a-house-in-RhodeIsland-or-Buying-a-house-in-Mass/449155/ 9 replies Sat, 30 Jun 2012 21:53:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Which-is-a-good-option-Buying-a-house-in-RhodeIsland-or-Buying-a-house-in-Mass/449155/ 2012-06-30T21:53:00Z dad lives with me will go on mtg good credit and income http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/dad-lives-with-me-will-go-on-mtg-good-credit-and-income/472548/ <a href="mailto:rhodyre@yahoo.com" rel="nofollow"><br/>rhodyre@yahoo.com</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 401-451-3012 &nbsp;&nbsp;Went through a divorce have income and credit problems house is worth 300,000 need 150.000 dad lives with me 825 credit&nbsp; 80,000 income will go on deed and sign house is worth 300,000&nbsp;<br \><br \>2 replies Sun, 30 Dec 2012 13:34:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/dad-lives-with-me-will-go-on-mtg-good-credit-and-income/472548/ 2012-12-30T13:34:00Z I need a CMA for relocation purposes very quickly. But my house is a total mess. Does it matter http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-need-a-CMA-for-relocation-purposes-very-quickly-But-my-house-is-a-total-mess-Does-it-matter/469099/ Is that something the realtor looks at in determining the value? Of course it would be cleaned properly when put on the market, but this is urgent and with 2 toddlers, not going to happen so quickly....<br \><br \>5 replies Tue, 20 Nov 2012 20:46:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-need-a-CMA-for-relocation-purposes-very-quickly-But-my-house-is-a-total-mess-Does-it-matter/469099/ 2012-11-20T20:46:00Z How do you know if there is a fake listing on Zillow? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-you-know-if-there-is-a-fake-listing-on-Zillow/462284/ 2 replies Tue, 02 Oct 2012 13:19:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-you-know-if-there-is-a-fake-listing-on-Zillow/462284/ 2012-10-02T13:19:00Z taking a loss http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/taking-a-loss/436249/ If I buy a vacation condo for 100000, sell it in a depressed market three yrs from now for 80000,&nbsp;can I write off the loss on my taxes?&nbsp; I&nbsp;would&nbsp; be&nbsp;a cash buyer<br \><br \>5 replies Thu, 22 Mar 2012 20:02:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/taking-a-loss/436249/ 2012-03-22T20:02:00Z how does a sold home get taken off the Zillow site? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-does-a-sold-home-get-taken-off-the-Zillow-site/416033/ 5 replies Sat, 17 Sep 2011 23:30:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-does-a-sold-home-get-taken-off-the-Zillow-site/416033/ 2011-09-17T23:30:00Z could you please tell me if this house is on the mkt??? thank you http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/could-you-please-tell-me-if-this-house-is-on-the-mkt-thank-you/407625/ 15 Wisteria Ln, Cranston,RI<br \><br \>3 replies Sat, 16 Jul 2011 14:46:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/could-you-please-tell-me-if-this-house-is-on-the-mkt-thank-you/407625/ 2011-07-16T14:46:00Z RI Foreclosures...Do a local search! http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/RI-Foreclosures-Do-a-local-search/393833/ Search RI foreclosures and local listings at <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.michaelvolpehomes.com/mx/Foreclosure/">michaelvolpehomes.com</a><br \><br \>0 replies Wed, 06 Apr 2011 02:08:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/RI-Foreclosures-Do-a-local-search/393833/ 2011-04-06T02:08:00Z How can I list my home for sale on zillow? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-can-I-list-my-home-for-sale-on-zillow/393583/ 2 replies Mon, 04 Apr 2011 16:21:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-can-I-list-my-home-for-sale-on-zillow/393583/ 2011-04-04T16:21:00Z Who has to pay the garbage renter or landlord if there is no written lease or written month to month http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Who-has-to-pay-the-garbage-renter-or-landlord-if-there-is-no-written-lease-or-written-month-to-month/375898/ 3 replies Tue, 23 Nov 2010 19:28:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Who-has-to-pay-the-garbage-renter-or-landlord-if-there-is-no-written-lease-or-written-month-to-month/375898/ 2010-11-23T19:28:00Z I'm looking for a reliable, quick, online credit check service. Thanks http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I%27m-looking-for-a-reliable-quick-online-credit-check-service-Thanks/374809/ 2 replies Sat, 13 Nov 2010 19:03:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I%27m-looking-for-a-reliable-quick-online-credit-check-service-Thanks/374809/ 2010-11-13T19:03:00Z What do I need to do to have my listing show up in open house screen? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-do-I-need-to-do-to-have-my-listing-show-up-in-open-house-screen/354229/ 1 reply Thu, 17 Jun 2010 13:29:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-do-I-need-to-do-to-have-my-listing-show-up-in-open-house-screen/354229/ 2010-06-17T13:29:00Z For Sale By Owner Issues http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/For-Sale-By-Owner-Issues/346444/ This question is posed to the For Sale By Owners in Rhode Island.&nbsp; What kind of problems are you facing out there?&nbsp; And yes, I realize the onslaught of agents is a pain, but what other kinds of problems are you facing?&nbsp; How to find out if your buyer is a REAL buyer or are they just tire kickers?&nbsp; How about financing, does anyone offer financing options?&nbsp;<br \><br \>1 reply Wed, 21 Apr 2010 20:24:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/For-Sale-By-Owner-Issues/346444/ 2010-04-21T20:24:00Z when do you update the birds eye view of homes? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/when-do-you-update-the-birds-eye-view-of-homes/316987/ My home has a birds eye view of my roof being replaced.&nbsp; I would like a better picture now that all landscaping and roof is complete.<br \><br \>3 replies Thu, 21 Jan 2010 18:03:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/when-do-you-update-the-birds-eye-view-of-homes/316987/ 2010-01-21T18:03:00Z