Zillow Advice RSS: Question-Discussion-Guide,Home Buying,Greenville- SC http://www.zillow.com/advice/Greenville-SC/home-buying/question-discussion-guide/ Zillow Advice search results | Zillow Real Estate Self employed http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Self-employed/560064/ I have owned two homes in the past, but currently renting. I have been self employed for the past 5 years how do I show proof of income and how much does it need to be approximately for a home around 150K or less? I have always had a "regular" job - so I'm at a loss as to the protocol. tyia<br \><br \>7 replies Sun, 21 Sep 2014 00:27:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Self-employed/560064/ 2014-09-21T00:27:00Z Homes for sale in certain school districts http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Homes-for-sale-in-certain-school-districts/550781/ How can I search Zillow for homes for sale in certain school districts in a certain city? &nbsp;I'm looking for homes for sale in the Greenville High and JL Mann High school districts in Greenville, SC.<br \><br \>3 replies Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:40:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Homes-for-sale-in-certain-school-districts/550781/ 2014-07-22T18:40:00Z How do I find a list of HOA fees for condos throughout Greenville? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-I-find-a-list-of-HOA-fees-for-condos-throughout-Greenville/548152/ This could be a helpful tool for shopping around.<br \><br \>2 replies Wed, 02 Jul 2014 14:08:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-I-find-a-list-of-HOA-fees-for-condos-throughout-Greenville/548152/ 2014-07-02T14:08:00Z how do I find the best schools in an area? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-do-I-find-the-best-schools-in-an-area/499818/ 3 replies Mon, 01 Jul 2013 13:10:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-do-I-find-the-best-schools-in-an-area/499818/ 2013-07-01T13:10:00Z Foreclosures and Short Sales http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Foreclosures-and-Short-Sales/531536/ We are curious about foreclosures and short sales. We have always purchased conventional, and have the credit score and funds necessary for down payment, but are not aware of the process and negotiation.&nbsp; We have read about the differences but assume a well rounded Realtor would guide us in the proper direction.&nbsp; True or not?&nbsp; What ducks should we have lined up in a row?<br \><br \>2 replies Sun, 09 Mar 2014 01:12:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Foreclosures-and-Short-Sales/531536/ 2014-03-09T01:12:00Z How do you look at at home that is in foreclosure? What is the procedure for purchasing the home http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-you-look-at-at-home-that-is-in-foreclosure-What-is-the-procedure-for-purchasing-the-home/539119/ 1 reply Sat, 03 May 2014 16:44:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-you-look-at-at-home-that-is-in-foreclosure-What-is-the-procedure-for-purchasing-the-home/539119/ 2014-05-03T16:44:00Z Looking to buy a home, with Bonus room that has no heat or A/C http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Looking-to-buy-a-home-with-Bonus-room-that-has-no-heat-or-A-C/529169/ Found this to be odd as it is over a garage. Should this space be included in the sq ft, as in effective it is not heated &amp; cooled. They state that is is circulated air. I do not feel that is the same thing &amp; could effective the appraisal quite a bit. Any thoughts, thanks<br \><br \>2 replies Thu, 20 Feb 2014 12:26:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Looking-to-buy-a-home-with-Bonus-room-that-has-no-heat-or-A-C/529169/ 2014-02-20T12:26:00Z What can I do to get more (or better) quotes for my loan request ZR-QPLMSMF? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-can-I-do-to-get-more-or-better-quotes-for-my-loan-request-ZR-QPLMSMF/528283/ 0 replies Thu, 13 Feb 2014 02:25:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-can-I-do-to-get-more-or-better-quotes-for-my-loan-request-ZR-QPLMSMF/528283/ 2014-02-13T02:25:00Z Fee for paperwork at closing. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Fee-for-paperwork-at-closing/527639/ I never heard of this prior. But the realtor gave me a form to sign to bill me Appr $475<br/>for their office to prepare the paperwork for sale. After paying for all inspections, moving cost, travel etc, I was rather shocked. Is this customary &amp; would it be rude to say I just do not want to sign it.<br \><br \>10 replies Sat, 08 Feb 2014 14:03:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Fee-for-paperwork-at-closing/527639/ 2014-02-08T14:03:00Z Buy a new home in new development in bad area? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Buy-a-new-home-in-new-development-in-bad-area/490558/ The new neighborhood is located right in the middle of a bad area with lower income homes, but the location itself is close to our downtown area. Is it worth being a pioneer?<br \><br \>2 replies Thu, 02 May 2013 18:00:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Buy-a-new-home-in-new-development-in-bad-area/490558/ 2013-05-02T18:00:00Z Sales trend. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Sales-trend/523616/ What are the recent sales trend for Simpsonville(Five Fork) &amp; Greer. <br/>Was looking at some homes in Greer, Spartanburg County with great schools, but appear they do not get much home appreciation(rather deflation).<br/>Thanks<br \><br \>1 reply Tue, 07 Jan 2014 15:27:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Sales-trend/523616/ 2014-01-07T15:27:00Z (Moved): What can I do to get more (or better) quotes for my loan request ZR-TNFYCHT? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Moved-What-can-I-do-to-get-more-or-better-quotes-for-my-loan-request-ZR-TNFYCHT/522537/ This discussion has been moved to the following location: <a href="http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-can-I-do-to-get-more-or-better-quotes-for-my-loan-request-ZR-TNFYCHT/522535/">http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-can-I-do-to-get-more-or-better-quotes-for-my-loan-request-ZR-TNFYCHT/522535/</a><br \><br \>0 replies Fri, 27 Dec 2013 16:10:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Moved-What-can-I-do-to-get-more-or-better-quotes-for-my-loan-request-ZR-TNFYCHT/522537/ 2013-12-27T16:10:00Z Professionally Managed Seller Financing, The only way to go outside a bank loan! http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Professionally-Managed-Seller-Financing-The-only-way-to-go-outside-a-bank-loan/513573/ <em>[Promotion deleted by ZIllow moderator. Please see our&nbsp;</em><a style="text-align: right;" rel="nofollow" title="Good Neighbor Policy" href="/howto/GoodNeighborPolicy.htm">Good Neighbor Policy</a><em>&nbsp;for posting guidelines.]</em><br \><br \>0 replies Mon, 30 Sep 2013 18:45:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Professionally-Managed-Seller-Financing-The-only-way-to-go-outside-a-bank-loan/513573/ 2013-09-30T18:45:00Z Are buyer agents usually the new guy in the office http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Are-buyer-agents-usually-the-new-guy-in-the-office/512175/ 9 replies Fri, 20 Sep 2013 17:47:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Are-buyer-agents-usually-the-new-guy-in-the-office/512175/ 2013-09-20T17:47:00Z Do zillow have rent to own houses serving the greenville sc. area? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Do-zillow-have-rent-to-own-houses-serving-the-greenville-sc-area/506976/ 0 replies Thu, 15 Aug 2013 02:19:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Do-zillow-have-rent-to-own-houses-serving-the-greenville-sc-area/506976/ 2013-08-15T02:19:00Z Taking Care of Credit and Debt http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Taking-Care-of-Credit-and-Debt/491457/ <p>As me and my wife began our search for our first home we are paying off small debt to increase our credit scores. My question is what do loan companies look at far as debt? My largest debt is a repo from college that will be paid off before the end of my deployment and a student loan for $ 900.00.</p><br \><br \>3 replies Thu, 09 May 2013 09:08:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Taking-Care-of-Credit-and-Debt/491457/ 2013-05-09T09:08:00Z (Moved): What can I do to get more (or better) quotes for my loan request ZR-VXQPPNK? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Moved-What-can-I-do-to-get-more-or-better-quotes-for-my-loan-request-ZR-VXQPPNK/490698/ This discussion has been moved to the following location: <a href="http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-can-I-do-to-get-more-or-better-quotes-for-my-loan-request-ZR-VXQPPNK/490696/">http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-can-I-do-to-get-more-or-better-quotes-for-my-loan-request-ZR-VXQPPNK/490696/</a><br \><br \>0 replies Fri, 03 May 2013 17:10:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Moved-What-can-I-do-to-get-more-or-better-quotes-for-my-loan-request-ZR-VXQPPNK/490698/ 2013-05-03T17:10:00Z Cash Flow homes in Greenville http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Cash-Flow-homes-in-Greenville/475758/ How is the rental market investment market in Greenville, SC?&nbsp; How is cash flow there?<br \><br \>1 reply Thu, 24 Jan 2013 22:58:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Cash-Flow-homes-in-Greenville/475758/ 2013-01-24T22:58:00Z If I refinance a vehicle, will it hurt me in trying to get approved to purchase a home? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/If-I-refinance-a-vehicle-will-it-hurt-me-in-trying-to-get-approved-to-purchase-a-home/457740/ If I refinance a vehicle, will it hurt me in trying to get approved to purchase a home? Credit scores range from 652-722. I have also been told that I need a credit card to show other types of open credit on my credit report. I dont want to make these changes and not be able to purchase a home.<br \><br \>6 replies Wed, 29 Aug 2012 12:39:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/If-I-refinance-a-vehicle-will-it-hurt-me-in-trying-to-get-approved-to-purchase-a-home/457740/ 2012-08-29T12:39:00Z How should I word a letter that i'm writing to a bank that has a forclouser that i'm interested in? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-should-I-word-a-letter-that-i%27m-writing-to-a-bank-that-has-a-forclouser-that-i%27m-interested-in/452127/ 3 replies Sun, 22 Jul 2012 19:38:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-should-I-word-a-letter-that-i%27m-writing-to-a-bank-that-has-a-forclouser-that-i%27m-interested-in/452127/ 2012-07-22T19:38:00Z