98052 : Advice

change location

cancel or

Activity

32
Karishma Kiri, Real Estate Pro in 98052
Karishma Kiri answered:
Road noise affecting house price
There isn't a direct value you can associate as it's dependent on the location and the home and nearby comparables. That said, chances are your value will be lower, but good news is tha ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 17, 2014 Home Buying in 98052
Alex Ceaicov…, Real Estate Pro in Redmond, WA
Alex Ceaicovschi answered:
I signed a contract with a builder in Feb. 2014 which stated completion in 3 months, it is now July and I am still waiting, what can I do?
Angela, how was the situation resolved and who was the builder?
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 22, 2014 Home Buying in 98052
Alex Ceaicov…, Real Estate Pro in Redmond, WA
Alex Ceaicovschi answered:
House backing into (very safe) community play yard - favorable or unfavorable from resale perspective?
For a neighborhood with families with children it would be a positive thing. If there is a physical barrier, fence or hedge, it should be even better, since it would provide an easy acc ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 22, 2014 Home Buying in 98052
pritimendonca, Home Buyer in Bothell, WA
pritimendonca answered:
Buying home near retention pond in Redmond
Hi Divjain.M we are planning to put an offer for a home near a detention pond in bothell, wa. did you finally buy the house in redmond? what has been your experience?
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 19, 2014 Home Buying in 98052
Kary L. Kris…, Real Estate Pro in 98058
Kary L. Krismer answered:
Can we work with 2 lenders for our new house?
Rick, I think it is true that the original lender will not be happy. And that probably won't reflect well on your that lender's impression of your loan originator. So most likely (not d ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 6, 2014 Home Buying in 98052
Dave Skow, Real Estate Pro in Seattle, WA
Dave Skow answered:
Buying house near road - new construction
1/23/14

Shar - hi there ...what option did you proceed with ?

Dave Skow
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 23, 2014 Home Buying in 98052
Ardell Della…, Real Estate Pro in Seattle, WA
Ardell Dellaloggia answered:
Construction loans - completion date slipping - what happens?
Usually in a construction loan the builder has to be approved by the lender. I would talk to the lender as if the builder was on their approved list, the lender may have the ability to ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 22, 2013 Financing in 98052
Jirius Isaac, Real Estate Pro in Kenmore, WA
Jirius Isaac answered:
What to do if builder is making pressure to take possession without completing the project and electric, water supply, and many other things...?
I agree with everyone below. there is something wrong with this picture & you should communicate further. This is exactly why you should always have a real estate broker involved in b ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 26, 2013 Home Buying in 98052
Jirius Isaac, Real Estate Pro in Kenmore, WA
Jirius Isaac answered:
Our builder is two months behind and.The builder has also admitted he is using our funds for other projects!!!! Help!!!! What do we do!!!!!!?
It all depends on your contract & what it says. I, also, recommend that you speak to a real estate attorney & if you need a referral, feel free to contact me directly.

Good luck to ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 17, 2013 Home Buying in 98052
afoodguy, Home Buyer in Redmond, WA
afoodguy answered:
Camwest vs Burnstead which one is the better builder? I wasn't too impressed with Camwest ....material were average quality....
My Burnstead was built in 2007. The front and back porches have sunk/settled so much the back porch required an extra step be put in. The bathroom tub cracked and had to be replaced. I ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 12, 2013 Home Buying in 98052
Voices Member,  in
Voices Member answered:
Any experience with MetLife home loan?
I have also had great experience with Met Life and Lisa Pierce. They came through as promised and buyers were happy!
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 3, 2012 Financing in 98052
Jirius Isaac, Real Estate Pro in Kenmore, WA
Jirius Isaac answered:
Do you know of anyone offering a 2nd mortgage and at what rates?
Faulkland,

You have some good thinking there, & I agree with Rhonda that it is best, in most cases, to work with the same lender on both loans. Exceptions are if you want to go ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 5, 2012 Financing in 98052
Jirius Isaac, Real Estate Pro in Kenmore, WA
Jirius Isaac answered:
Looking to buy a town home around redmond/bellevue.
Sunny,
I could repeat everything that was said already by others, but no need for that. Bottom line is to consult with a real estate broker & a loan originator ASAP. This would ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 22, 2011 Home Buying in 98052
sumo, Home Buyer in Bothell, WA
sumo answered:
How do I netgotiate price for a new construction?
Our situation seems to be pretty similar to that of Susans and this was a good post. We have lived in this home in bothell for 5 years and had bought the home in the worst period. Got t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 16, 2011 Home Buying in 98052
Jim Muenz, Real Estate Pro in Kirkland, WA
Jim Muenz answered:
We have closed on our newly built home and the builder is taking his sweet time with the punch list. Is there anything we can do to motivate him?
Normaly the punch list would be completed prior to close but in reallity, there are always something that is not completed. The best thing to do is have your broker call the listing br ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 19, 2011 Home Buying in 98052
Alain Picard, Real Estate Pro in Puyallup, WA
Alain Picard answered:
Deciding on a neighborhood based on future potential
If you want to e-mail me the addresses I can tell you what they were worth in the past and what they sold for in the past and what ever else you want to know about them.
apicard@better ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Sep 22, 2011 Home Buying in 98052
Karen Mcknig…, Real Estate Pro in 98074
Karen Mcknight answered:
If a house is labeled "foreclosure" and the listing staus is labeled "pending",What could that mean?
Hi Jrb823,

Foreclosure is the "umbrella" name that covers the entire process from Notice of Default through to the bank taking title to the property in the auction process. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 20, 2011 Home Buying in 98052
Merritt Noel, Real Estate Pro in Denver, CO
Merritt Noel answered:
New house builder did not fix punch list within 30 days (as promised)
I have to agree with Joe. Since there is nothing in writing you really don have any options. I think at this point you have a polite conversation with the builder and ask him to pleas ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 18, 2011 Home Buying in 98052
CHUCK SPARKS, Real Estate Pro in Bellevue, WA
CHUCK SPARKS answered:
Should we buy an old house(1993 built) in Education Hill Vs. Hazelwood(camwest) or Brighton (Murray). All are great locations.
Rob,

You have received good advice and comments below. I concur with most of what has been said thus far. But mostly with the advice given by Jirius. visiting these three choices wit ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Aug 10, 2011 Home Buying in 98052
1 2
Search Advice

Followers

209
Email me when…

Learn more

Meet the Trulia VIPs
Ara Hakobyan, Broker in Bellevue, WA
Ara Hakobyan
Broker
Bellevue, WA
Stephanie Stetler, Agent in Kirkland
Stephanie Stetler
Agent
Kirkland
Buck Hoffman, Agent in Redmond
Buck Hoffman
Agent
Redmond
Dan Tabit, Broker in Sammamish
Dan Tabit
Broker
Sammamish
Home > Washington > King County > Redmond > 98052
Copyright © 2014 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer