Renting & Real Estate

Is buying a 3 bedroom house exessive for a single person?

It sounds excessive to me, but ive been looking at floor plans and generally speaking 2 bedroom house share the same ground floor size. 2 bedrooms are bigger than the 3 bedroom sizes. I dunno, what wo ... show more
0 answer · Renting & Real Estate · 2 months ago

My landlord's sons are using the land surrounding the house for dirt-bikes. I hear them all day sometimes.?

Is this legal? Can I sue for violating peaceful enjoyment or just plain damn obnoxious noise? Not to mention safety issues? They are all over the place and I am worried one of my daughters will get hi ... show more
0 answer · Renting & Real Estate · 2 months ago

Can we buy a house with a loan 6 hours away from where we live by getting the loan prior to moving? Or will we have to get the loan there?

We're first time home buyers and we're trying to move a couple of cities away from where we live. I know house loans are very in depth and need a lot of information, for instance having a job for 2 ye ... show more
0 answer · Renting & Real Estate · 2 months ago

I signed up for low income housing for the disable and I have 2 service dogs and I was told by the housing authority that I can have only?

one pet ,well I informed the lady my service dogs are not my pets though I love them dearly but they are my service animals and I have a medical prescription letter personally written and signed by my ... show more
20 answers · Renting & Real Estate · 2 months ago

What could be wrong with my shower, isn't working at the mains socket?

I noticed that the light on my main switch for my shower (not the shower unit itself there is a switch in the ceiling with a pull cord attached next to the light) was not working but the shower had wo ... show more
13 answers · Renting & Real Estate · 2 months ago

Am I allowed to lock my cupboard doors?

So I am renting a room out of the landlord condominium (83yrs old), she lives in a retirement home but likes to come home every 3rd weekend. As part of the lease agreement she also let s you have a ki ... show more
17 answers · Renting & Real Estate · 2 months ago

How to buy a house with no credit history?

I have a few dogs, which is a big issue in renting apparently. So now I'm looking to buy. I've never used credit cards (in my mid-twenties) but I have income. Because of that there' ... show more
20 answers · Renting & Real Estate · 2 months ago

How do I give my sister my house and Land?

I own the house outright with no mortgage. I want to give the house and land to my sister. I have no idea where to start.
20 answers · Renting & Real Estate · 2 months ago

The Seller lied on the disclosures, causing damage to the home. What can I do?

I just bought a house. We had the home inspected (but used our agent's "guy" and many things were missed as a result. The seller disclosures stated no work was done without proper permi ... show more
17 answers · Renting & Real Estate · 2 months ago

I finally found an affordable rental property in the area I want to move in!! Except one thing: the house is in foreclosure. What to expect?

The real estate agent told me that the lease is on a month to month basis which is fine with me, but what else can I expect renting a property thats in foreclosure? I'm not even familiar with ... show more
13 answers · Renting & Real Estate · 2 months ago

Roommate problem.. what should I do?

I just moved into a big 4 bedroom house with my girlfriend and a former co-worker. The lease is under his name. He asked us to move in to help pay the rent, and Bill's. The rent is only $800 plus ... show more
18 answers · Renting & Real Estate · 2 months ago

Ramifications of breaking a lease early due to heath concerns?

My lease just auto-renewed at the beginning of January, but while fixing a plumbing issue that required access to the apartment below me, they found high levels of black mold all over the downstairs a ... show more
10 answers · Renting & Real Estate · 2 months ago

Does renters insurance usually kick in right away, at signing, or is there a waiting period.?

Say that I were to forego renters insurance for my soon to be new apartment to save some money. If anything bad happened, could I immediately sign up for a policy, and then go back to the insurance ... show more
19 answers · Renting & Real Estate · 2 months ago

I am renting my home and the landlord has offered to sell it to me. If I call an appraiser out will they contact my landlord about anything?

I am currently renting my home and the landlord has offered to let me purchase the home. If I have an appraiser, real estate agent come out and appraise the home, will the appraiser have to contact my ... show more
12 answers · Renting & Real Estate · 2 months ago

Could I game the system to get an apartment this way?

I am moving out of my parents house and into my first apartment soon. One in particular is by FAAAAAAR the best in my price range. Problem is, I called them and they have pretty stringent requireme ... show more
19 answers · Renting & Real Estate · 2 months ago