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Synthia Noble, Real Estate Pro in Crete, IL
Synthia Noble answered:
my listing is wrong
this issue should be resolved by your realtor - they can go on their trulia account and correct the information. or they can call Trulia and get it fixed.
you are doing your realtor's ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Oct 6, 2014 Home Selling in 60126
Jack Disimone, Real Estate Pro in Elmhurst, IL
Jack Disimone answered:
Listing says "bank approved at list price--deal fell apart." What does that mean?
Hi Ellen-

Most of the previous answers have been very good ones, I'd just want to add a couple of points.

Once the lender has gone through the BPO process , they tend to be very s ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 19, 2014 Home Buying in 60126
Ramie724, Renter in Elmhurst, IL
Ramie724 asked:
How do I contact someone at Trulia about fraudulent ads for houses for rent in Elmhurst and Lombard and illegal activity? I requested more info on 3 homes through your site and they were taken over by scam artists. They requested I send money to them through western union out of state and then they would send…
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 25, 2014 Rentals in Elmhurst
Lucid Realty, Real Estate Pro in 60622
Lucid Realty answered:
L Grange Illinois
Hi Jane.

Did you have a specific question that we could answer about the property?

Sari Levy
Managing Broker
Lucid Realty
www.lucidrealty.com
slevy@lucidrealty.com
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 8, 2014 Market Conditions in Elmhurst
Wendy Kiang, Real Estate Pro in Downers Grove, IL
Wendy Kiang answered:
I'm looking a few homes in Elmhurst that seem to be in a floodplain? Am I an idiot for considering it?
I am a Realtor active in Elmhurst area. It is also important to look at the seller disclosure to see if the house has been flooded. During last years rain, a lot of houses which were no ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 16, 2014 Home Buying in Elmhurst
Gabriel Mart…, Real Estate Pro in Elmhurst, IL
Gabriel Martinez answered:
In a market that has extremely low inventory what are agents doing to close deals?
Hi Tim,

I think the key is to have the Buyers well informed, and have them prepared and ready to act fast if there is a house they are interested in. There is plenty of data out the ... more
2 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 17, 2013 Home Buying in 60126
Tim Wangler, Real Estate Pro in 60126
Tim Wangler answered:
What is Metra parking like in either/both Elmhurst and/or Villa Park? Is it difficult to find parking?
Lots of parking. 2$ aa day and can pay on site or you can buy a permit if you plan on parking there everyday. Best of luck!
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 20, 2013 Traffic & Public Transportation in Elmhurst
Akhayyanb, Home Buyer in Park Ridge, IL
Akhayyanb asked:
What grade would you give Elmhurst for supporting the special needs community? This question was asked from http://www.trulia.com/property/3115967564-410-S-Cottage-Hill-Ave-Elmhurst-IL-60126
0 votes Share Flag Sat Aug 17, 2013 Market Conditions in Elmhurst
Tim Wangler, Real Estate Pro in 60126
Tim Wangler answered:
We are looking to purchase a home in Elmhurst, Il. We are not from the area and have an agent from Chicago. Do we need an agent in Elmhurst?
Not always, but it is nice when a agent is familiar with the inventory. I grew up in Elmhurst and spent 20 years of my life there. It is a great town. I have had fun watching it change ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 3, 2013 Home Buying in 60126
Fred Herman, Real Estate Pro in Staten Island, NY
Fred Herman answered:
How much should I expect to pay to remodel an older house in Elmhurst?
you'll need and architect. contact a local architect for an accurate estimate. They'll be competing for your business and will very accommodating.

i'll venture a guess of $175 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 14, 2013 Home Buying in Elmhurst
Kevin Hudoba, Real Estate Pro in Wheaton, IL
Kevin Hudoba answered:
Where can I find more information on the teardown/rebuild market in Elmhurst?Does it have to be a $500k property when rebuilt to make sense?
Cas,

$500,000 is on the low end of the value if you wanted to tear down a home or build on land in Elmhurst.

For example, if you found a plot of land or a "tear down" for $150,000 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 14, 2013 Home Buying in Elmhurst
Kevin Hudoba, Real Estate Pro in Wheaton, IL
Kevin Hudoba answered:
I saw a couple of properties on your web site that were in pre-fore-closer. I do I find out if they are still available. thanks
Julius,

I honestly always advise my clients that unless a pre-foreclosure property is already Short Sale "Approved" to not even bother pursuing it. I do this for several reasons:

... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 14, 2013 Home Buying in Elmhurst
Dorothy, Renter in Elwood, IL
Dorothy answered:
High fica scores & high paying jobs don't gurantee pd in full rent on time,section 8 does,trust ur goverment
what needs 2 b done to bring back rent control? Why can we put a man on the moon, but can't gurantee the citizens a decent place to live,Has our nation been reduced 2 a nation of peopl ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 17, 2013 Rentals in Elmhurst
Lester S.  , Real Estate Pro in Dupage County, IL
Lester S. answered:
My husband and I are looking to rent this year with opion to own by next year, we need 4 bdrm and 2 bthrm in a quite kid friendly neighborhood.
Hi Mrs t Johnson, rent to own options can be tricky, may contain hidden pitfalls and often are not beneficial and don't work out for the tenant/buyer........be careful and understand th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 15, 2013 For Rent in 60126
Karen Boyle, Real Estate Pro in Elmhurst, IL
Karen Boyle answered:
Looking to move to Elmhurst and rent a 2 BR condo/apartment this June. Must be pet-friendly.
There are plenty of rentals in Elmhurst that will allow you to have pets. When you are starting your search, be sure to let your agent know that you have a pet. They can input your in ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 20, 2013 Rentals in Elmhurst
Susann Rhoad…, Real Estate Pro in Wheaton, IL
Susann Rhoades answered:
Looking to rental a house near elmhurst while we remodel our home. Possible 2-3 months.
There are various options available where a short term lease would be acceptable. Call to discuss further details.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 20, 2013 Rentals in Elmhurst
Lester S.  , Real Estate Pro in Dupage County, IL
Lester S. answered:
I am looking for a modern rental in Elmhurst. There are so many properties for sale - why are sellers not open to renting?
Hi Ayesha, Janet lists very valid reasons why people don't become landlords. While there are rental properties in Elmhurst, the market is as strong for rentals as for sales, (I am a la ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Sep 23, 2012 Home Buying in Elmhurst
Janet Baier, Real Estate Pro in Elk Grove Village, IL
Janet Baier answered:
I am looking for a rental home/apt for one month in Elmhurst.
I recommend you look into an Extended Stay or some other form of short term rental, Shawn. It's virtually impossible to find a condo, house, apartment for only one month because those ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Sep 20, 2012 Home Buying in Elmhurst
Lester S.  , Real Estate Pro in Dupage County, IL
Lester S. answered:
How much are closing costs for purchasing a condo in Elmhurst Illinois on an all cash deal of $200,000?
I agree with Janet, talk to your atty. The reason you may not be familiar with the fees is that a lender is required to disclose them in a document called the GFE (Good Faith Estimate) ... more
1 vote Share Flag Sat Sep 8, 2012 Home Buying in Elmhurst
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