Zillow Advice RSS: Question-Discussion-Guide,Buying Process,Yuma- AZ http://www.zillow.com/advice/Yuma-AZ/home-buying-buying-process/question-discussion-guide/ Zillow Advice search results | Zillow Real Estate financing lots? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/financing-lots/565630/ When purchasing lots in the Foothills (without homes on them and/or with park models/mobile homes/improvements), how is financing generally handled?&nbsp; Are these conventional 30 yr loans?<br/><br/>thks george<br \><br \>2 replies Thu, 06 Nov 2014 17:19:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/financing-lots/565630/ 2014-11-06T17:19:00Z Goal: start accumlulating rentals http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Goal-start-accumlulating-rentals/538022/ Hello!&nbsp; I want to set a realistic personal goal of accumulating X number of investment properties within Y amount of time.&nbsp; I don't have a lot of extra money to purchase property, so I am wondering if there is a way to purchase properties outside of the traditional method of putting 20% down and getting a conventional mortgage?&nbsp; I don't want a current income from the rentals at first; just want to manage them on the side.&nbsp; I am not looking to flip homes; just accumulate them.&nbsp; What would you recommend?<br \><br \>3 replies Fri, 25 Apr 2014 22:38:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Goal-start-accumlulating-rentals/538022/ 2014-04-25T22:38:00Z Does a buyer have the right to see the appraisal done on a Short Sale property?. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Does-a-buyer-have-the-right-to-see-the-appraisal-done-on-a-Short-Sale-property/493879/ <p>I asked to see the appraisal&nbsp;done by the selling bank, and my realtor said I was not allowed to see&nbsp;it (for bank's information only).&nbsp; That seems pretty "shady" to me...</p><br \><br \>11 replies Sat, 25 May 2013 22:27:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Does-a-buyer-have-the-right-to-see-the-appraisal-done-on-a-Short-Sale-property/493879/ 2013-05-25T22:27:00Z Can we get a loan with a credit score of 580? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-we-get-a-loan-with-a-credit-score-of-580/274534/ 11 replies Tue, 01 Sep 2009 20:25:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Can-we-get-a-loan-with-a-credit-score-of-580/274534/ 2009-09-01T20:25:00Z Fannie Mae rejecting BPO? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Fannie-Mae-rejecting-BPO/350642/ <p>Fannie Mae has rejected both BPOs on a short sale and have came up with a price opinion of their own.&nbsp; They want to relist the house for 90 day at the new price higher than the original asking price.&nbsp; Is this common?</p><br \><br \>6 replies Thu, 20 May 2010 16:27:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Fannie-Mae-rejecting-BPO/350642/ 2010-05-20T16:27:00Z Aurora Bank http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Aurora-Bank/349796/ How speedy are they at getting back on a short sale offer?&nbsp; Made it through the negotiator and now is being presented to them (the investor).&nbsp; They are in 1st position with GMAC in 2nd.&nbsp;Has anyone dealt with them before on this process?&nbsp;<br \><br \>1 reply Fri, 14 May 2010 00:32:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Aurora-Bank/349796/ 2010-05-14T00:32:00Z Short Sale & Escrow http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Short-Sale-Escrow/350240/ 3 replies Mon, 17 May 2010 20:35:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Short-Sale-Escrow/350240/ 2010-05-17T20:35:00Z Short sale counter accepted, what is the next process? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Short-sale-counter-accepted-what-is-the-next-process/349777/ I have accepted the banks counter offer.&nbsp; I am being told that it will now be given to the investor.&nbsp; My question is if anyone has an idea of how long it will take till I can start the closing procedures.&nbsp; Thanks for the help<br \><br \>6 replies Thu, 13 May 2010 21:44:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Short-sale-counter-accepted-what-is-the-next-process/349777/ 2010-05-13T21:44:00Z if I buy a home that owner will finance. Can I qualify for the $8,ooo credit? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/if-I-buy-a-home-that-owner-will-finance-Can-I-qualify-for-the-8-ooo-credit/293753/ 6 replies Mon, 02 Nov 2009 20:45:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/if-I-buy-a-home-that-owner-will-finance-Can-I-qualify-for-the-8-ooo-credit/293753/ 2009-11-02T20:45:00Z Does anybody knows how Credit Advantage works? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Does-anybody-knows-how-Credit-Advantage-works/277121/ I was offer this by the <a href="http://www.zillow.com/directory/lenders/">lender</a> to raise my credit score.<br \><br \>4 replies Wed, 09 Sep 2009 20:54:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Does-anybody-knows-how-Credit-Advantage-works/277121/ 2009-09-09T20:54:00Z