Why were you there during a showing? If you are close enough to overhear comments at a showing you are probably in the way.
Next, was it your agent or the buyer’s agent that commented on the condition of the property? Not that it makes a lot of difference, but if it was the buyer’s agent then it is none of your business what they discuss. If what they said about your house is true then they did you a favor, fix the problems.
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I answer questions about financing real estate based on my decades of experience dealing with mortgage underwriters. This answer is my personal opinion, has not been reviewed or approved by the company I work for. I do not offer legal or tax advice, if you need answers from an attorney or CPA find one knowledgeable in your local market.... more
I have a free web site that will help you find values. I know some foreclosures have sold in the 60s off maple street. To refinance you will have to get an appraisal for the value you are financing. The foreclosures that have sold in the area may cause your value to come in low.
Keep in mind if you sell low and buy back low you are ok. If you hold out until you value is back up it will be up for what you buy to replace it with also. If you are upgrading you will save more on what you buy than you will loose on what you sell.... more