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Elizabeth Bo…, Real Estate Pro in Cambridge, MA
Elizabeth Bolton answered:
Why is Trulia allowing fake agents to post fake rentals?
All the sites of this type are inundated with scam rentals. The tipoff is always a price that's too good to be true - that's followed by a fishy reply when you contact them. Until they ... more
0 votes Share Flag A moment ago Rentals in Pittsburgh
Elizabeth Bo…, Real Estate Pro in Cambridge, MA
Elizabeth Bolton answered:
When you are working with an agent to sell your home, is it reasonable to only allow showings to buyers who are pre approved?
I wouldn't recommend that a seller require it. In my market a pre-approval always accompanies an offer. We very, very rarely see a listing with a requirement that the buyer submit a pr ... more
0 votes Share Flag A moment ago Home Selling in San Diego
Becky Ramos, Real Estate Pro in 37206
Becky Ramos answered:
Once we have a listed house that we might be interested in buying, who do we get in touch with?
Find a good buyer's agent with some years and experience behind them. Note: I have been helping buyer's for over 19 Years And most Realtors will help you till your are success ... more
0 votes Share Flag A moment ago Home Buying in Brentwood
Elizabeth Bo…, Real Estate Pro in Cambridge, MA
Elizabeth Bolton answered:
can I advertise my home for sale by owner on your website?
No - homeowners can't list on Trulia. Trulia only allows real estate agents to list properties for sale.
0 votes Share Flag A few minutes ago Home Selling
Ali Qureshi, Real Estate Pro in Dublin, CA
Ali Qureshi answered:
why do the info in the listing differ from public records? Is that a matter of concern?
It is usual for the information to differ. Sometimes the house has more sqfootage then what is recorded in the county. In situations like this an appraisal maybe submitted to the county ... more
0 votes Share Flag A few minutes ago Home Buying in 37027
Becky Ramos, Real Estate Pro in 37206
Becky Ramos answered:
I've never lived on my own and now I want to buy a townhouse/condo what do I need to do or have? I know absolutely nothing! Thanks
What area are you interested in? Have you met with a lender yet? Let's start there and the rest is easy.
0 votes Share Flag A few minutes ago Home Buying in 37167
jeanxena, Other/Just Looking in Renton, WA
jeanxena asked:
My father in law, signed a Contract for Deed, for his girlfriends daughter to take over payments on his house (under duress) it was noterised. bank not notified, no down payment, had 60,000 in equity, in deed she set for 30 years to pay is this legal?
0 votes Share Flag A few minutes ago Home Selling in Everett
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
how do i delete an ad that someone has scammed?
Carol,

Rental scams are common here and on any site that allows the general public to post. Please be very cautious with deals that seem too good to be true. NEVER send money expec ... more
0 votes Share Flag A few minutes ago Using Trulia in 28036
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
Broker charging me unexpected fee, is this right?
Ricardo,
Of course it's not right. I would do some research before I paid anything beyond what I signed up for. You can just as easily decide you are going to charge them for things ... more
0 votes Share Flag A few minutes ago Home Buying in 34787
John Reeves, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
John Reeves answered:
Looking for a nice, welcoming, scenic neighbourhood in or within short drive from Carlsbad.
We can help you if you still need a place at Carlsbad
0 votes Share Flag A few minutes ago Home Buying in Carlsbad
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
There are renters that I believe are scams...... They are asking for a lot of personal information and have very weird stories about why they are rent
Kristen,

Rental scams are common here and on any site that allows the general public to post. Please be very cautious with deals that seem too good to be true. NEVER send money exp ... more
0 votes Share Flag A few minutes ago For Rent in 98409
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
Fraudulent for rent post for 2949 Vancouver Ave San Diego Ca 92104
John,

Rental scams are common here and on any site that allows the general public to post. Please be very cautious with deals that seem too good to be true. NEVER send money expect ... more
0 votes Share Flag A few minutes ago Rentals in 92104
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
Does landlord have legal right to enter apartment if they have given me notice to not renew lease for renovation after it is over after 60 days?
neodeo,
The California Landlord Tenant law has the answer to your question. I suspect it is like others and that a landlord can enter a property if they give 24 hours notice, or soon ... more
0 votes Share Flag A few hours ago Rentals in 94086
Don Tepper, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax, VA
Don Tepper answered:
Can a home with a note on it be sold with the new owner taking over the payments on the note?
If you're willing, contact a lawyer and have him/her draw up the papers.
0 votes Share Flag A few hours ago Financing in 33704
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
I have my house listed with an agent. What should I expect from them as far as communication and showing of the house?
UKrxcat,
Your agent's primary job is to present the property to the greater market and other agents will show it. Your agents marketing should include multiple sites like Trulia, Zill ... more
0 votes Share Flag A few hours ago Home Buying in New Mexico
Don Tepper, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax, VA
Don Tepper answered:
Is it possible to do Rent to Own on foreclosures?
No.

Banks are interested in selling properties, not to do rent-to-owns.

However, you might find an investor willing to help.

Here's a blog I wrote on rent-to-owns: http://bit.l ... more
0 votes Share Flag A few hours ago Foreclosure in Saratoga
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
Someone put my house--211 Girod St. Mandeville, LA 70448 on your site. PLEASE REMOVE IT! They have a 612 area code, which is in Minneapolis.
Klr,
Go to the listing, find the More button, open it and hit FLAG.
0 votes Share Flag A few hours ago Rentals in 70448
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
Is this site actually a real rental site cause all I'm getting is scams?
Liddy,

Rental scams are common here and on any site that allows the general public to post. Please be very cautious with deals that seem too good to be true. NEVER send money expec ... more
0 votes Share Flag A few hours ago Rental Basics in Lees Summit
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