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Llcloughp, Home Buyer in New York, NY
Llcloughp asked:
Might be buying a house in the Park View area of Portsmouth, has anyone who actually lived/lives there had any problems? I've looked at crime rates and statistics and it looks like it's on the up and up but I would love to hear actual accounts from people living in the neighborhood on the quality…
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 1, 2016 General Area in 23704
Tina Merritt, Real Estate Pro in Blacksburg, VA
Tina Merritt answered:
agreed plumbing repairs were not made

In order to keep a paper trail of your issue (should you need to pursue legal action), I recommend contacting the attorney who represented you at closing and asking them to d ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 28, 2014 Home Buying in 23704
Derekg18, Renter in Houston, TX
Derekg18 answered:
I have heard that I should not buy in Portsmouth because the tolls will make it very very hard to sell or rent later?
One look a tthe parking lot of the shipyards and the Hospital will tell you otherwise - not to mention the traffic coming into Portsmouth in the morning and at night - I know because I ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 1, 2014 Market Conditions in 23704
Robert  Thom…, Real Estate Pro in Portsmouth, VA
Robert Thompson answered:
In the current market in Portsmouth, VA would it be better to sell now or lease until conditons are better?
Shan, I live in Portsmouth and can help you answer that question. Please give me a call at 403-5401.Thanks Bob
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 18, 2012 Market Conditions in 23704
Bob Rouse, Real Estate Pro in VA,
Bob Rouse answered:
The house that I live in has gone into fourclosure, can i buy the property threw renting to own it?
Robert - to make a long story short, probably not. The bank that is taking the house now wants it gone. They generally aren't interested in being a landlord. The best advice you ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 18, 2012 Foreclosure in 23704
Sara A Steele, Real Estate Pro in Norfolk, VA
Sara A Steele answered:
are the people very friendly?
Diahann, I have just researched the address you have mentioned and don't see it listed for rent. The community in which the address is, is Shea Terrace. It is a waterfront communit ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 13, 2011 In My Neighborhood in 23704
Douglas Katz, Other/Just Looking in Chicago, IL
Douglas Katz answered:
I received a loan modification base on divorce last year. I would like to sell and buy a larger apartment. Will it be hard to get new loan?
Hard is a relative description. If you have meet the requirements for the loan with repect to credit score, income and assets than you will get approved. While there are always except ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 11, 2011 Financing in 23704
Keith Sorem, Real Estate Pro in Glendale, CA
Keith Sorem answered:
I purchased a home a little over a year ago. In the contract it stated that all windows must be working
I would review the written reports. Written documents always supersede oral evidence. (this is not legal advice).

The main reason that buyers sue sellers is for non-disclos ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jun 6, 2009 Home Buying in 23704
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