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Christopher…, Real Estate Pro in Westchester, NY
Christopher Pagli - ABR, GREEN answered:
How does a Lease Purchase on my home affect the Realtor I hired to sell my house? Do I have to pay him his comission at the end of the Lease?
It really depends on the language that you both agreed on when signing the listing agreement. The way it works in my office is we get a one month fee for the rental (when occupancy is ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Sep 12, 2013 Home Selling in 12801
Frank Lyons,…, Real Estate Pro in Lake George, NY
Frank Lyons, GRI answered:
Private Mortgage
You might consider asking a seller to become the private mortgage holder, especially if the home you like has been on the market for a while (six months or longer). You have to be willi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 31, 2013 Home Buying in 12801
Teryl McGowan, Real Estate Pro in Queensbury, NY
Teryl McGowan answered:
Can I be home during an appraisal that a buyer's bank is having on my home?
Yes, you can be there. You know the house best and can answer any questions the appraiser may have.
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 3, 2012 Home Selling in 12801
Teryl McGowan, Real Estate Pro in Queensbury, NY
Teryl McGowan answered:
Is it standard practice to have to prepay your property taxes for the coming year, upfront at closing?
Yes, the attorneys will pro-rate the taxes at closing.
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 3, 2012 Home Buying in 12801
Diane, Home Owner in Tampa, FL
Diane answered:
I went to the bank the rental check was drawn on and they said they could not cash it due to a descrepancy.What exactly does that mean?
This woman is a landlord herself.So she has to understand why I have to wait till the check clears.She has a duplex that she rents out and says she hates the rental business.
She rents ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Dec 2, 2011 Rental Basics in 12801
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
Should I work with my tenant on security?
Debbie,
I'm going to agree with Martina who suggested you list with an agent. The fee you may pay will easily be offset by the knowledge, experience and troubleshooting they may ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 13, 2011 Rental Basics in 12801
Diane, Home Owner in Tampa, FL
Diane answered:
I'm putting my house up for rent and I'm nervous about the screening of tenants and the fact that the house has some older attributes.
Well after we listed with the agent we have now we wished we did list with someone locally.He is local.Just around 30 miles away.
We do have a contract with him till February,2012.But ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Oct 22, 2011 Rental Basics in 12801
James P. Ryan…, Real Estate Pro in Washington, DC
James P. Ryan, Jr answered:
I know when you buy a home they ask for a check for "earnest" money.But do they still ask for a "deposit"when your offer has been
Hi Debbies, my bad there....the Fannie and Freddie is some markets are allowing a 5% down payment deposit, which results in a 95% Loan to Value ratio. Jim Ryan, HSOA, 703 591 5626 ext 4 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 2, 2010 Home Selling in 12801
Debbies, Home Buyer in Queensbury, NY
Debbies answered:
Home Warranties-Which one??
Thank you for your responses.I have contacted AHS.She gave me a couple quotes depending on what I want covered.And she said there's a $95.00 service fee every time their called out ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 25, 2010 Home Insurance in 12801
Debbies, Home Buyer in Queensbury, NY
Debbies answered:
How much lower is the "close out" amount on a home than the actual mortgage?
I just called my mortgage company to find out what my close out balance is and there is no difference.It's the same as the balance.
That doesn't make sense to me because of f ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jun 12, 2010 Home Selling in 12801
Debbies, Home Buyer in Queensbury, NY
Debbies answered:
I'm annoyed that some people use a tax assessment as a home value.
Hi John,
Thanks for your response.I did try to explain it to them the best I could about tax assessment vs home value but either I did not explain it well or they didn't really un ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 1, 2010 Home Selling in 12801
Alex Shek, Real Estate Pro in Chevy Chase, MD
Alex Shek answered:
What's the cost of a 2500sq ft home that pretty much needs everything ie:electrical,plumbing,hvac,new roof,walls,insulation,structural(sill
Debbie, in some way it depends on the quality of finishes you are going to use for kitchen, bathrooms etc.
You may want to check Cost VS. Value report printed yearly in the Remodeling ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 24, 2010 Remodel & Renovate in 12801
Meghan U, Home Seller in Queenbury, NY
Meghan U answered:
Activities in Queensbury
I love this area. There is so much to do outdoors and many cultural activities as well. A big bonus is that you are only about 3 hours from New York City, Boston and Montreal! It's a ... more
1 vote Share Flag Wed May 30, 2007 Quality of Life in 12801
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