Zillow Advice: Buying a Foreclosure - Buying a HUD home with a conventional loan. Home has $5,000 termite damage. Will HUD pay for repairs http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Buying-a-HUD-home-with-a-conventional-loan-Home-has-5-000-termite-damage-Will-HUD-pay-for-repairs/470964/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate "as is" means just that, ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Buying-a-HUD-home-with-a-conventional-loan-Home-has-5-000-termite-damage-Will-HUD-pay-for-repairs/470964/ "as is" means just that, but you can always try.  Most likely the appraisal may indicate that the sale is subject to termite treatment. Tue, 11 Dec 2012 01:16:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Buying-a-HUD-home-with-a-conventional-loan-Home-has-5-000-termite-damage-Will-HUD-pay-for-repairs/470964/ 2012-12-11T01:16:00Z It is unlikely they will ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Buying-a-HUD-home-with-a-conventional-loan-Home-has-5-000-termite-damage-Will-HUD-pay-for-repairs/470964/ It is unlikely they will pay for repairs, but if this was not disclosed when you made your offer and found out about the damage and expense during inspection, you can certainly re-negotiate the terms of the deal.  They are pretty good at offering a discount or credit to cover unanticipted conditions.  Tue, 11 Dec 2012 00:34:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Buying-a-HUD-home-with-a-conventional-loan-Home-has-5-000-termite-damage-Will-HUD-pay-for-repairs/470964/ 2012-12-11T00:34:00Z