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Kathy Dessimoz wrote:

I have terrible credit and no collateral, can I stil get a loan to buy a house?

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There are companies like "Credit technology" that can tell you what you might need to do to improve your score now. Also, there are many loan programs available that allow you to buy with ZERO down and NO mortgage insurance if you qualify.
November 18 2011
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Recently purchased rental property is still claimed by seller's listing Real Estate Agent

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Scroll to the bottom, and instead of clicking on "claim the listing"click the dispute the listing, and click on home is sold.
October 26 2011
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Purchase Price of the house $100.000. How much earnest money?

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Typically one percent is the standard. However, I have quite often had the sSeller accept $500.00.   The bank wants to make sure you are a serious buyer and its harder to walk away from $1,000.00 if you change your mind.
October 22 2011
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I have asked repeadly that zillow corrects my tax info. The taxes in town haven't gone up in years!

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Owners can edit their home facts to make the Zestimate more accurate. Plus, you can leave an opinion on your Zestimate value below. Just click "Owner Comment". if you can also contact Zillow directly at 206-515-8238
February 27 2011
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My house is incorrectly noted as having been sold

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To correct this information,you will need to contact your local county public records department.  The information utilized to collect information for Zillow statistics is obtained through local goverment agencies. Contact your local department of statistics or "GIS" the correction should then update onto the Zillow site.
February 27 2011
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Why is my zestimate so low??

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The zestimate takes into consideration comparable homes sold in your Neigborhood in recent months, your amenties will add value to home as well as the location of your lot,   Zestimate is to be used as a guide,however any updates etc.... will adjust your price accordingly in the market. Keep in mind appraisers will look for homes of similar quality,construction and amenties when evaulating your home.Kathy DessimozPrudential NW Properties
February 21 2011
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