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Omar Khamisa, Real Estate Pro in Stockton, CA
Omar Khamisa answered:
hi, I just bought a house in naples florida 2 months ago as a secondary house. there is a lower unit ( mother in law suite), that I want to rent.
Hello Night454

second home you should be able to rent out a portion or the whole house as long you can live 4 month out of year otherwise it considerate to investment .

Good luck. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Dec 9, 2014 Home Buying in Big Bear Lake
Joe Kovich, Real Estate Pro in 92315
Joe Kovich answered:
Really no appreciation? Any comments on projections for the next five years? Thanks, Steve Alter salter@rcm1.com
Hi Steve, For more analysis of the statistics, check out http://www.bigbearteam.com/big-bear-real-estate-blog/
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 9, 2014 Home Buying in Big Bear Lake
Joe Kovich, Real Estate Pro in 92315
Joe Kovich answered:
We are considering adding log siding to the front of our cabin in Moonridge. Any opinions on what the ROI might be on this expense? 50%? 75%? 100%?
Hi Jerry,

It really depends on your home; but in my experience, adding log siding in Big Bear can actually have an ROI of greater than 100%, if you are planning on selling. The vast ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 8, 2014 Home Buying in Big Bear Lake
Joe Kovich, Real Estate Pro in 92315
Joe Kovich answered:
are there any realestate offices open in big bear,ca on saturday?
Being a resort town, most of us are open on the weekend: 909-521-0330, Big Bear Team Realty
0 votes Share Flag Fri Oct 3, 2014 Home Buying in 92315
Tina Schmitt, Real Estate Pro in Big Bear Lake, CA
Tina Schmitt answered:
DO YOU HAVE ANYTHING IN WISPERING PINES FOR 89 K OR LESS ? I TRIED TO GET ON BOARD LAST YEAR FOR THE ONE FOR 39 AND THE REALTORS DIDNT WORK WITH
Yes,
I apologize for poor representation of a buyer who isn't spending a fortune.
I handle everyone who needs an agent with the same respect and care.
Please call me.

Tina Schmitt ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 15, 2014 Home Buying in Big Bear Lake
Alex Greer, Real Estate Pro in California
Alex Greer answered:
send me some information
On what?

Alex Greer Loan Officer NMLS #1056079 http://www.TheMortgageOutlet.com 408-352-5147 AGreer@TheMortgageOutlet.com
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 24, 2014 Home Buying in Big Bear Lake
Candy Hallst…, Real Estate Pro in Big Bear Lake, CA
Candy Hallstead answered:
WHICH IS THE BEST SIDE OF THE LAKE TO LIVE ? EAST OR WEST. ?
In my opinion, it's not so much East or West, but North or South. Fawnskin is the "quiet" side of the lake, so if you are looking for peace and quiet, that's where I'd go. But when it ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Sep 5, 2013 Home Buying in Big Bear Lake
Tony Card, Real Estate Pro in Big Bear Lake, CA
Tony Card answered:
Looking for an experienced big bear lake buyer agent who has shown success with short sales.
Hello Michael,

My name is Tony Card and I've been selling Real Estate in Big Bear for just over ten years. I would be more than happy to help with your search in 92315. I have no i ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue May 14, 2013 Home Buying in 92315
Robert Chome…, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
Robert Chomentowski answered:
I am looking to buy a rental property in Big Bear. Which is the best location and how difficult is it to care for a home when you live so far away?
There can be issues, but it's not as hard to manage a rental property from a distance as some people think. I have managed rentals over a thousand miles away from where I live for almo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 25, 2013 Home Buying in Big Bear Lake
Tina Schmitt, Real Estate Pro in Big Bear Lake, CA
Tina Schmitt answered:
What happens if a house is not bid on at a public auction. And how long before it is listed with an agent?
Good answers but time frames are all individual depending on circumstances with the note holder and status of the foreclosure. I'm sorry for the owner's situation and hope it is resolve ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 25, 2013 Home Buying in 92315
Tina Schmitt, Real Estate Pro in Big Bear Lake, CA
Tina Schmitt answered:
If a property has not sold at a trustee sale and is currently in the process of a short sale, does the bank have to notify the owner of the second dat
Short sale status, to a bank, doesn't mean you are simply trying to sell via short sale and the property is currently on the market.
Your agent should know how to get those offers comi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 25, 2013 Home Buying in 92315
Tina Schmitt, Real Estate Pro in Big Bear Lake, CA
Tina Schmitt answered:
short sale condo 723cienega road 92315
Only use a local agent with expertise in the specific area you are looking to buy in.
There are a variety of reasons a lender will turn down a property for a loan regardless of how qua ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 25, 2013 Home Buying in 92315
Tina Schmitt, Real Estate Pro in Big Bear Lake, CA
Tina Schmitt answered:
I AM LOOKING TO BUY A HOUSE ON THE LAKE WHAT IS BEST SIDE TO LIVE ON?
That will depend your purpose for the home.
If this is for you only and not for rental income, then come up and I can show you what we have available "everywhere" on the water.
If you ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 25, 2013 Home Buying in Big Bear Lake
Tina Schmitt, Real Estate Pro in Big Bear Lake, CA
Tina Schmitt answered:
Just came back from Big Bear Lake area. Want to know what areas are good to buy a property to use and possibly rent during the year?
Good afternoon Yeprem,

Your question about rentals in Big Bear woud be addressed in a number of ways.
Vacation rental properties short term, Vacation rentals longer term adn permane ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 25, 2013 Home Buying in Big Bear Lake
Sydney, Other/Just Looking in Big Bear Lake, CA
Sydney answered:
buying a short sell house in big bear with tendents in it how do i get them out and how long can they stay
Big Bear Lake is in San Bernadino County. How to "get them out," as you put it, depends upon if they have a lease. If they do, then the buyer has 2 options; if you will be full time o ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 24, 2012 Home Buying in Big Bear Lake
Mww, Real Estate Pro in Lake Arrowhead, CA
Mww answered:
We want to buy an investment/vacation home in either Big Bear or Lake Arrowhead area. Which is better of the two? Thanks.
big bear would have a better rental potential most likely as it is more of a year round resort. I appraise in both areas and list and sell real estate in lake arrowhead.
mw
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 24, 2012 Home Buying in Big Bear Lake
John Arendsen, Real Estate Pro in Encinitas, CA
John Arendsen answered:
not sure what lot # is mobile $ sale is selling for $69,000
If this is a Manufactured Home Development you need to contact us at the link below.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 29, 2011 Home Buying in Big Bear Lake
Bigbear Dude, Home Buyer in Big Bear City, CA
Bigbear Dude answered:
I need a license contractor to replace deck & siding on cabin. Reasonable, honest, dependable.
Alberto Santos is a licensed contractor. He built my 2 additions about 8 months ago. HIGHLY recommend him
GIve him a call 818 297 9473. I used to his business card but It is somewhere ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 29, 2010 Home Buying in Big Bear Lake
Jamanna Grig…, Real Estate Pro in 92315
Jamanna Grigsby answered:
Who do you recomend as a realtor in Big Bear lake, ca?
Hi Jim. I am agreement with the replys from a few of the agents listed below. It is true that there are many agents here in Big Bear that are dedicated with assisting anyone who desir ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 26, 2010 Home Buying in Big Bear Lake
WorldTraveler, Both Buyer and Seller in San Francisco, CA
WorldTraveler answered:
Do I have to sign a second home rider, preventing me from ever renting out a property I purchase as a second home for the life of the loan?
@heather Im not sure I fully understand your question or situation. Are you saying you are not planning to live there? You plan to rent it out?
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 21, 2010 Home Buying in Big Bear Lake
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