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How do you find cheap housing for single mom with 2 children and a dog?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 3:30 PM on Jul. 19, 2008 in Home & Garden

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  • try looking at the houses put down as foreclosing. they are very cheap and nice. you can find them in newspapers and t.v commercials.
    mommy_marisol

    Answer by mommy_marisol at 3:43 PM on Jul. 19, 2008

  • u have to wait until the house list opens up or move down south, my sister has a 3 bed and 1 1/2 bath for $700/mo! thats cheap for a house!!!!
    Ms.Beth1214

    Answer by Ms.Beth1214 at 4:41 PM on Jul. 19, 2008

  • You gotta watch that foreclosure thing. Those can be tricky. Down here in S FL there are people renting and the owners are in foreclosure even tho they paid on time. As mean as it sounds you'll open up your opportunities if you get rid of the dog.
    allord

    Answer by allord at 4:44 PM on Jul. 19, 2008

  • you would have to get rid of the dog....but section 8 apartments can actually be nice in many cities and rent is based on your income....also, you might qualify for HUD vouchers and can use them anywhere the landlord accepts them, even for a house....just check with your local "housing authority"
    LoriaAnn

    Answer by LoriaAnn at 8:04 PM on Jul. 19, 2008

  • 1. Habitat for Humanity
    2. Foreclosures
    3. Move to a cheaper state (Alabama, West Virginia)

    TXdanielly

    Answer by TXdanielly at 9:50 PM on Jul. 19, 2008

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