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Kirk Garibian, Real Estate Pro in Pasadena, CA
Kirk Garibian answered:
Where is a nice area to invest in a Vacation rental home for under 100k in LA?
A good place for investing at relatively low costs will be in the Palm Springs/Cathedral City area. Many people go there to vacation during winter(especially if they live in a cold stat ... more
1 vote Share Flag Mon Jan 28, 2013 Home Buying in 91101
Sheryl Arndt, Real Estate Pro in California
Sheryl Arndt answered:
700 is considered average, will this look good with lenders in 2012?
Hello Brian, What price range are you wanting to buy? Do you have your down payment 3.5%-20% and closing costs saved? You can qualify for 3% down conventional with a minimum 700 fico sc ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 16, 2012 Home Buying in 91101
Sheryl Arndt, Real Estate Pro in California
Sheryl Arndt answered:
Is now a good time to buy again?
Hello Brian, Yes it is time to buy now if your considering at all. The home prices are on the rise while we still have record low interest rates which means don't miss the boat. If you ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 16, 2012 Home Buying in 91101
Sarkis Aleks…, Real Estate Pro in Pasadena, CA
Sarkis Aleksanian answered:
What are some of the things to look out for in older properties?
The age of an older building doesn't always mean the property is in need of repairs if the property has been well maintained and cared for. But you're right to be concerned because cer ... more
1 vote Share Flag Fri Nov 16, 2012 Home Buying in 91101
Sheryl Arndt, Real Estate Pro in California
Sheryl Arndt answered:
Why is the homeowners associations dues for condos so high?
It all depends on each complex as well as what city. Pasadena is quite high. The homeowners insurance goes towards the upkeep of the complex exterior, grounds and hazard insurance. You ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 14, 2012 Home Buying in 91101
Tim Page, Real Estate Pro in 99037
Tim Page answered:
Is there any way to do your own Comparative Market Analysis (CMA)?
Yes, check listings using Trulia, sales using any on-line free database for "comparable sales" I give a full explanation on how to select comparable sales and I have a list that is on o ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 31, 2012 Home Buying in 91101
Curt Schultz,…, Real Estate Pro in Pasadena, CA
Curt Schultz, REALTOR and Architect answered:
Property next to gas stations
Property values are a concern for renters. It being too close and the inconvenience of it will be a factor, other than that I see no down side to own a rental close to a gas station. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 24, 2010 Home Buying in 91101
Steve Ornell…, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Steve Ornellas answered:
Seismic Hazard Zone
Hi newinvestor,

You can search the property address at http://myhazards.calema.ca.gov/ to check if a property is in a EQ Hazard zone.

You can also look up a property's FEMA ... more
1 vote Share Flag Wed Mar 24, 2010 Home Buying in 91101
Ted Canto -…, Real Estate Pro in Los Angeles County, CA
Ted Canto - The Mobile Mortgage Pro answered:
how long does it take for loan docs to expire?
Come to think about it.. Escrow companies have been really crapp lately.. I can and have seen escrow companies totally mess it up and moreso if they are an REO Preferred Escrow/Title co ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 2, 2010 Home Buying in 91101
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