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Cindy Davis, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
Cindy Davis answered:
why are the Grove condos the least expensive in Carlsbad?
Hard question to answer Paula...every community has properties that are 'first time buyer' properties. Take a good look at features such as central heat/ laundry in unit, A/C, parking a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 7:19am Home Buying in Carlsbad
Jennifer Car…, Real Estate Pro in Carlsbad, CA
Jennifer Carlos answered:
does all of carlsbad have an HOA??
Try focusing your search in the 92008 area of Carlsbad. There are several areas within this zip code that do not have HOA's.
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0 votes Share Flag Tue May 5, 2015 Home Buying in Carlsbad
Sheryl Arndt, Real Estate Pro in California
Sheryl Arndt answered:
Any Lease Option To Buy homes available in the Carlsbad, Encinitas, Fire Mountain (oceanside), Cardiff by the sea area?
Hello designaw, lease option to buy properties want atleast 10% down or more and also want an additional 3% fee while raising your rent annually until you qualify to buy. You may alread ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 1, 2015 Home Buying in Carlsbad
Sheryl Arndt, Real Estate Pro in California
Sheryl Arndt answered:
What are options for first time home buyer if they exceed CalFHA income limit for down payment assistance?
Hello mahendra.kondur, are you in escrow? You may qualify for the Access .5% half percent down payment assistance which does have a higher income limit and the income limits only pertai ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 1, 2015 Home Buying in Carlsbad
Cindy Davis, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
Cindy Davis answered:
Looking for a Lease Option home is Carlsbad, Encinitas, Cardiff area. Currently live in the Inland Empire and would like to relocate ASAP!!
There tend to be few lease option homes available these days - the seller's market is strong Why not just rent?
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 21, 2015 Home Buying in Carlsbad
Sheryl Arndt, Real Estate Pro in California
Sheryl Arndt answered:
Looking for a nice, welcoming, scenic neighbourhood in or within short drive from Carlsbad.
Hello Bita, you will need to be pre-approved to know your purchasing power and to be able to meet an agent to view and submit offers on any homes of your choice. Your qualifications wil ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 25, 2015 Home Buying in Carlsbad
Aryl & Pati…, Real Estate Pro in 33019
Aryl & Pati Robison answered:
What school district is my home in?
To view a personalized guide to schools in your area, please click on the following link:

http://www.robisongroupflorida.com/71708/dsp_agent_page.php/270753/School_Information/School ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 10, 2015 Home Buying in 92009
David Haghig…, Real Estate Pro in Carlsbad, CA
David Haghighi answered:
What are the 10 best qualities of a buyers agent? In the eyes of the buyer
Passionate, trustworthy, confident, knowledgable, experienced, proactive, responsive, prompt, honest, excellent negotiator.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Feb 6, 2015 Home Buying in 92009
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
I have never applied for a home loan and Have several questions of how to begin Can I get help ? How long ? What do I need?
Hjordisdawn,
You can start with any lender you want, I always suggest a local one as they better know you, your market and processes.
You can start with your own bank, credit union ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 12, 2015 Home Buying in La Costa Oaks South
Krista Bell, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
Krista Bell answered:
Crime rate in Carlsbad?
Hey there, John:

The website to which I refer my clients for crime data is: http://www.crimemapping.com/

This site is especially helpful, because it allows you to actually enter ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 22, 2014 Home Buying in Carlsbad
Robby McClure, Real Estate Pro in Colorado
Robby McClure answered:
Who pays buyer's agent commission for new construction? Looking for an experienced agent in North county who knows about buying from builders.
You can find agents by using newbuilderagent. com. We are members of it here in Denver and they only use the top 1% and give back 25% of the commission to the buyers. Hope this helps!
0 votes Share Flag Mon Oct 27, 2014 Home Buying in Carlsbad
John Arendsen, Real Estate Pro in Encinitas, CA
John Arendsen answered:
We are relocating to north San Diego County from Florida. We have two boys in elementary school, one with special needs. Work will be in Northeast
My son-in-law is a fabulous special needs teacher for the Vista Unified School District which is once again becoming a very fine district. I agree with others about the Vista, Bonzall, ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Sep 28, 2014 Home Buying in Carlsbad
Don Betts, Real Estate Pro in 92008
Don Betts answered:
Why is the crime so high in carlsbad?
Hello Dolores,

Also, you need to realize that Carlsbad covers a large area and crime statistics are going to vary from the very safe neighborhoods to Carlsbad Village. Because Carls ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 8, 2014 Home Buying in Carlsbad
Megan Schenck, Real Estate Pro in Carlsbad, CA
Megan Schenck answered:
how are high schools in carlsbad? I have heard that they are not that good?
Hi Jayajoshi2002,

Carlsbad Unified School District is quite good having 10's at many of the schools. You can review the data for all of the school districts in San Diego County at ht ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 16, 2014 Home Buying in Carlsbad
Sarah Dupree…, Real Estate Pro in Carlsbad, CA
Sarah Dupree Realty answered:
we will not be part of another HOA. can we find that in Carlsbad , La Costa area??
Listing just came on yesterday on Unicornio in la Costa. No HOA or mello roos.
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 29, 2014 Home Buying in Carlsbad
Steve Burgess, Other/Just Looking in San Juan Capistrano,...
Steve Burgess answered:
Looking for yearly rental houses in Carlsbad and Encinitas
Well it is a good thought by you to develop interest for buying any property, through rented accommodation. But do own a property well in time i.e. before the price of property goes up. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 26, 2014 Home Buying in Carlsbad
Mark Marley, Real Estate Pro in Carlsbad, CA
Mark Marley answered:
Three days before COE a seller submitted $40K contractor bill to escrow HUD now buyer lender will not fund loan any suggestions is seller liable
I spoke with my lender and he said that it's a Seller expense and would not affect the deal as long as the Seller is receiving enough money in the sale proceeds to pay the contractor bi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 8, 2014 Home Buying in 92009
Donna McClel…, Real Estate Pro in 92069
Donna McClelland answered:
Is the market going to take another dive in the next 6 months?
LOL, I just realized this question was asked in 2008! FYI, my answer pertains to 2014.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 22, 2014 Home Buying in 92009
Leigh-Jo Anz…, Real Estate Pro in Albuquerque, NM
Leigh-Jo Anzures answered:
Can you offer less than what a bank is asking for a foreclosed home?
Generally, yes, but if there are multiple offers on the home, you could lose out on it. Or, if you come in low and leave it out there too long while each party negotiates, someone else ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 24, 2014 Home Buying in 92009
scott.celley, Other/Just Looking in Clinton, NJ
scott.celley answered:
Assumable mortgages... Real Estate Investor Wanted...
You can find homes for sale with assumable mortgages on them in Carlsbad, CA or anywhere by going to zumption.com and typing in your state and city of zip code.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 24, 2014 Home Buying in Carlsbad
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