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Winnie Tam, Real Estate Pro in Oakland, CA
Winnie Tam answered:
Will the Sante Fe area continue to grow?
Hi Jess

Since you asked this question in 2012, I am sure you have seen your home equity grow !
Let us hope it continues.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 13, 2015 Home Buying in 94608
Omar Khamisa, Real Estate Pro in Stockton, CA
Omar Khamisa answered:
Should my girlfriend and I buy a house before we get married?
Hello Phong Tran,

You should be able to purchase a property together as partner and hope both of qualify for home loan. you may want to discuss this with attorney . if you have any ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Dec 27, 2014 Home Buying in 94608
Claudia Mull…, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Claudia Muller Gravelle answered:
Should I seek a real estate lawyer? Purchased home and its delivery date is being pushed, jeopardizing my current living situation.
Oddish: you are stuck in the nightmare of 2014 with FNMA condo changes.
All condos, whether previously approved or not, are subject to reconsideration with FNMA.
With new constructio ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 29, 2014 Home Buying in Emeryville
Matthew Smith, Real Estate Pro in Oakland, CA
Matthew Smith answered:
Looking for a Realtor to help me buy a condo/home in Emeryville.
Hi Preet,

I have assisted buyer clients in this area. I have also just listed a very affordable and renovated 2- bedroom condo in nearby North Oakland, 924 Aileen St, Unit B. Take a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Oct 19, 2013 Home Buying in Emeryville
Jennifer Fiv…, Real Estate Pro in Red Hook, NY
Jennifer Fivelsdal answered:
How concerned should i be looking to purchase a home that had work done without permits?
Janna,

You should be very concern. Here in NY the Seller would be expected to get all the required CO before closing. That would mean the building inspector coming out and giving ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 23, 2013 Home Buying in 94608
Lance R King, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
Lance R King answered:
Gang-Injunction, we were presented with this the day before COE. What can we do? Property is in N. Oakland. What are our rights?
I agree with Carl. Hold up closing till you talk with an attorney. And make sure it's someone local experienced in this area of law.

Best Regards,

Lance King/Owner-Managing Broker ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 31, 2012 Home Buying in 94608
Carl Medford, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Carl Medford answered:
A property shows as still for sale on trulia after it is sold? Thanks.
As mentioned below, Trulia is one of the sites that allows agents to either directly load new listings or update existing listings with additional pictures, etc. When this happens, the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 10, 2012 Home Buying in Emeryville
Cindy Davis, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
Cindy Davis answered:
how to back out of a ratified contract for a condo without loosing my deposit?
Absolutely. Hoping that you have a Realtor, ask the agent to complete a cancellation form. Both parties have to sign it and sent it to escrow.

If you don't have an agent, call escrow ... more
1 vote Share Flag Wed Jun 13, 2012 Home Buying in 94608
Jess, Other/Just Looking in Chicago, IL
Jess asked:
Property values in the Sante Fe neighborhood Wondering if anyone has any insight into whether or not property values will increase here.
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 16, 2012 Home Buying in 94608
Kamal Randha…, Real Estate Pro in California
Kamal Randhawa answered:
Looking to buy and rent (1bd/1bth) - can any prop. mgmt co./ Realtor advise on how to go about this ?
Hello rps,

I work with a lot investors....A 1/1 won't be difficult to find....I just closed a transaction on a 2/1 in Oakland and the monthly mortgage payment was less then $800 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 4, 2012 Home Buying in Emeryville
Richard Litt…, Real Estate Pro in Orange County, CA
Richard Littlefield answered:
What advice do you have for a self employed person trying to buy a home? It seems there are extra hoops.
Being that stated income is a thing of the past. We are going to look at your tax return. If your income is rising we will average it, if it is going down we will take the lower number. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 24, 2012 Home Buying in Emeryville
Tomi Thomas, Real Estate Pro in Berkeley, CA
Tomi Thomas answered:
We're hoping to find a real estate agent in the area of Emeryville, CA, who has experience with foreclosures
Kate, there is a lot to know when pursuing foreclosure properties. (Foreclosed properties are different than short sales.) Banks who take the title to a property in the foreclosure pr ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 23, 2012 Home Buying in Emeryville
Barbara Brod…, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
Barbara Brodrick answered:
If you're a broker how would you handle an agent of yours being sued for nondisclosure? Would you wish to help negotiate, cover up for agent, or?
Contessa,

There are disclosures and REO agents and banks are limited to the amount of material facts they can disclose as they did not occupy the property. However your agent has the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 19, 2011 Home Buying in 94608
Lee Goade, Real Estate Pro in Hendersonville, TN
Lee Goade answered:
how do you rent to own? what are the pitfalls? what percentage can be written off?
These opportunities were once all the Rage back in the 80's. And Coined as "Creative Financing"! The most successful people found the best ways to make the current condit ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 21, 2011 Home Buying in Emeryville
Jeff Kim, Real Estate Pro in Hercules, CA
Jeff Kim answered:
where can i find a town home or condo with 3 bedroom and 2bathroom in emeriville, ca?
You can start by doing research online and start at places like here, Trulia. Many agents/brokers also provide free e-mail listing alerts based on your requirements. This is an easy way ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 23, 2010 Home Buying in Emeryville
Kamal Randha…, Real Estate Pro in California
Kamal Randhawa answered:
how to give a reasonable bit price for a short sale?
Hi there!

Your Realtor should provide you with comps so you know what the market value is of that home in the current market. Then it's up to you if you want to bid higher or lower. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Aug 9, 2009 Home Buying in 94608
Scott Ward, Real Estate Pro in Oakland, CA
Scott Ward answered:
$8k tax credit-former spouse owned home in 2007
Hi.

I think you would be eligable for the 8k - I would call a Title Company - here is one that I find super helpful - Eden Toothman @ 510.527.2453

Good luck and let me know what y ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 11, 2009 Home Buying in 94608
Serena Russe…, Real Estate Pro in Hayward, CA
Serena Russell answered:
Foreign Buyer, Tax, Transaction Fee, etc
Hello Samuel,

Congratulations on taking this step forward for your son! You have many questions and many issues to deal with. I strongly suggest consulting a California Real estate ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 13, 2008 Home Buying in Emeryville
Eric H Wong, Real Estate Pro in 94704
Eric H Wong answered:
Condo price in Emeryville
There has not been a sale in either of those communities in the last 3 months, and I am wary of looking at the sales data for anything further back, because the Emeryville condo market ... more
1 vote Share Flag Sat Oct 25, 2008 Home Buying in Emeryville
Hugo Torres, Real Estate Pro in Arcadia, CA
Hugo Torres answered:
So if my wife and I have good credit and can make a mortgage payment of 2700 but were not luck to have a down
This is a matter of dicipline and getting your ducks in a row. It seems that you have already two fundamental components to buying a home down. 1) Good credit 2) a buyer's market atmosp ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Sep 25, 2008 Home Buying in Emeryville
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