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re: Cares act allows withdrawal from retirement account - 337tigergirl
I had an old 401k from a former employer that I used this distribution on. From the Transamerica rep, the employer sponsored plan has to allow this withdrawal to use this option. ...
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re: Appraisal scheduling issues- first time homebuyer - 337tigergirl
Yeah. I ended up going with a mortgage banker that I used for estimates. He has been super helpful in explaining everything. I should have went with him from the get go. We will rush the appraisal to have it on time. Might be $100 but whatever at this point I understand for the brokers as it is...
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re: Appraisal scheduling issues- first time homebuyer - 337tigergirl
I just called the broker and they said.. “well I know a guy in Houston that can get the appraisal done in 2 days. I asked why didn’t you present me with this option?” Response- “well we just found out a couple hours ago.” Can brokers order an appraisal through their buddies and then give it to...
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re: Appraisal scheduling issues- first time homebuyer - 337tigergirl
I went under contract on on 07/08. Then i shopped mortgage estimates that weekend. I told the broker to give me final and best so I can compare by 07/13. They dragged arse and finally gave it to me on 07/14. I signed and applied on 07/14. The contract states that I have to let the seller know if ...
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re: Appraisal scheduling issues- first time homebuyer - 337tigergirl
I am discussing other options with another lender. I want to give the current lender time to get the appraisal. When do you think the cut off date/time before I explore said options? I’m stressed bc i want to close on time and not incur new penalties from the builder. This current lender kind of...
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re: Appraisal scheduling issues- first time homebuyer - 337tigergirl
Yeah. Idk if it’s bc pennymac is in California. The broker is in Lafayette. I asked another broker if they are having issues and he said he ordered one yesterday. They will receive theirs on aug 10th. He’s in Houston. Is it a geography issue? ...
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re: Appraisal scheduling issues- first time homebuyer - 337tigergirl
Any ideas on what I can do? I am talking to the other brokerage companies that i got estimates from to see what else I can do ...
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re: Appraisal scheduling issues- first time homebuyer - 337tigergirl
I’m using a mortgage broker. They say that the lender/investor orders the appraisal. I asked my realtor what to do and if I can ask for appraisals. He said it’s the mortgage company that schedules that. ...
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Appraisal scheduling issues- first time homebuyer - 337tigergirl
Hi all, I’m in the process of buying my first home. When I went under contract, the builder/seller said that I have to close within 45 days- Aug 21. I shopped lenders and then went with a LA mortgage broker company- friend of a friend. I am in Houston and buying in Houston. I filled out the app...
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re: Anyone had COVID? - 337tigergirl
I tested positive 2 weeks ago. Symptoms showed up slightly Tuesday with a headache. I thought nothing of it. Headache continued on Wednesday. Wednesday night I had a fever, muscle aches, slight cough, and headaches. Woke up Thursday feeling a bit better. Went and got rapid tested and tested positive...
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re: Current Mortgage Rates - 337tigergirl
I received 2.875 for 30 year with 5% down. $1200 credit in lender fees And no origination fees ...
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re: Current Mortgage Rates - 337tigergirl
Does anyone have a suggestion for a Houston lender? I am in the process of buying my first home and i am trying to shop rates now. TIA!...
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re: Update on Alabama / Florida beaches? - 337tigergirl
Where else is there to go out to? We went to florabama on Sunday night but it just wasn’t the same. Is live bait any fun? ...
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re: Gov Abbott closes all bars state wide - 337tigergirl
It’s so crazy when you give them real stats and people still run with the same narrative. 70% non covid and 27 % covid... oh no we are all dying!! Wtf ...
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re: Gov Abbott closes all bars state wide - 337tigergirl
No shite. It’s people recovering from surgeries that they couldn’t do for 3 months. ...
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re: Gov Abbott closes all bars state wide - 337tigergirl
4 hospitals just said that they have enough capacity. [link=(https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.houstonpublicmedia.org/articles/news/health-science/coronavirus/2020/06/25/376899/houston-hospitals-ready-for-covid-surge-ceos-say/amp/)]Here[/link]...
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re: Gov Abbott closes all bars state wide - 337tigergirl
[quote]There are multiple hospitals reporting low capacity in their ICUs (assuming this isn't fake news - but we are talking about Republican Texas). Without knowing how many people will be showing up critically ill in the next couple of weeks, it is sensible to enact restriction in an attempt to sl...
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re: Update on Alabama / Florida beaches? - 337tigergirl
Thanks for the info! We usually stay at one of the Phoenix properties but this one was decently priced for the entire week. 4th of July might bring a larger beach crowd there? We usually don’t go to the pool. Hoping to meet some 20-30s people to party with but it is pretty close to the flor...
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re: Update on Alabama / Florida beaches? - 337tigergirl
Has anyone stayed at lei lani? Headed there this weekend ...
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re: Really wish we had Abbott or DeSantis as governor - 337tigergirl
Yeah if they want to create more room, they can Spend more $$ to open the NRG Covid camps and can go back to stopping all non Covid procedures and surgeries....
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