I have conducted several title searches at www.nextace.com recently. NextAce is a real estate information and service provider for most of the title companies in the US by the way. I only paid 49 bucks for a preliminary title report and do my own title examination.... more
Try talking to your listing agent first to see if you can resolve any shortcomings and only after you have obtained an unconditional release from your present broker should you try to contact other agents.... more
That is a pretty generic question, since many other factors go into the price of a home as far as location, and condition, which are much more important than if a home has a garage or not. If I had to absolutely put a price on how much more a home with a 1 car or 2 car would be, I would say that in any given area a 1 car adds about 10% value to the homes that have no garage and a 2 car would add about 20%.
For example lets say in a neighborhood that has a 1,400 sq ft home built in 2000 with no garage sells for $100,000, then I would estimate the same home with a 1 car garage at $110,000 and a 2 car garage at $120,000. But since you won't find 2 homes that are exactly alike it is hard to give a better idea of how much value they add.
I hope this information helps, but keep in mind this is my opinion and just an estimate.... more