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Mark Lawless, Real Estate Pro in New Brunswick, NJ
Mark Lawless answered:
Looking to buy a large house or lot, very close to college ave Rutgers campus. Does the university ever sell any of their buildings?
There are currently two houses, next door to each other, on River Road, almost directly across from the football stadium, that are for sale by owner. They are on private property adjace ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 12, 2014 Home Buying in New Brunswick
Claudia Muniz, Real Estate Pro in 07726
Claudia Muniz answered:
What is the Hampton Club on Edpas road like for safety? Is it suitable for students to live in?
Absolutely! The Hampton Club is gated. When there is no guard on site, the gate remains locked and if you have a guest you let them in through an app on your phone. The community itself ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 1, 2014 Investment Properties in New Brunswick
Corey Grushin, Real Estate Pro in Morris County, NJ
Corey Grushin answered:
Do graduate stipends count as "income"?
As long as you can document the stipend continuance for an additional 3 years after close then yes it can be used as income.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 2, 2014 Home Buying in New Brunswick
Jim.germaine, Home Buyer in New Brunswick, NJ
Jim.germaine answered:
I hope to move back & buy a home in the Rutgers area Are there any pet restrictions in New Brunswick on homes
There are no pet restrictions when it comes to home ownership. However, you should check with the City of New Brunswick as to whether you need to get licenses for your pets. The only p ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 30, 2014 Home Buying in New Brunswick
Angela Baskin, Real Estate Pro in Freehold, NJ
Angela Baskin answered:
is 1 crescent CT still available we want to buy the house.?
Hello Evelyn, Unfortunately, i believe it is under contract. Is there something else in New Brunswick that I can assist you with? My contact email is angelabaskin@kw.com or angelabaskin ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 8, 2014 Home Buying in New Brunswick
Mary Petti-A…, Real Estate Pro in 08820
Mary Petti-ABR,SFR, Relocation answered:
Is 13 Mitchel av. available we want to buy the house.
You have asked this same question about this home and one on Simplex Ave. Both are not available to purchase.
If you are looking to buy a home you should be speaking directly ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 8, 2014 Home Buying in 08901
Michael Adams, Real Estate Pro in Somerset, NJ
Michael Adams answered:
Is 57 simplex av. still available, we want to buy it
Please see my reply to your other question. I am here to help.

0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 7, 2014 Home Buying in 08901
The Moretti…, Real Estate Pro in South Plainfield, NJ
The Moretti Team answered:
I would like to invest in New Jersey and I'm looking at options.
Dear Naman,
The Moretti Team responded to your original question on 12/13/2013, but have not heard from you. Please reach out to us so we cna discuss your real estate portfolio p ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 23, 2013 Home Buying in New Brunswick
Dana Lindberg, Both Buyer and Seller in Phoenix, AZ
Dana Lindberg answered:
When purchasing a property using FHA 203K when does the bank disperse the funds to cover the repair costs?
For streamline, funds are dispersed in 2 payments after closing. For full 203k, funds are dispersed 2-5 times and all work permits must be in place before the first payment. For more de ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Oct 11, 2013 Home Buying in 08901
Zachary Dani…, Real Estate Pro in Palo Alto, CA
Zachary Daniel answered:
I am thinking of buy a condo/townhouse close to Rugers to rent to the students. Is 1 bedroom easier to rent out than 2 bedrooms (or multifamily)?
Rutgers is a great rental market. If you're looking to specifically rent to students I would encourage you to check out the Rutgers University off-campus housing page, and the service t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 30, 2013 Home Buying in New Brunswick
Bishoy Team…, Real Estate Pro in Clifton, NJ
Bishoy Team Realty answered:
Do I need separate searches for each ZIP?
usually once you have seen everything that meets your criteria is would automatically expand to the next closest town.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 19, 2013 Home Buying in 08901
Patric Santo…, Real Estate Pro in Metuchen, NJ
Patric Santo Pietro answered:
Buyers agent for The Vue - 110 Somerset Street.
Hello Sudheer,

Please contact me if you're still looking for a buyer's agent to assist you with the The Vue. I've lived in the downtown New Brunswick area previously and can give you ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 25, 2012 Home Buying in New Brunswick
Jeanne Feeni…, Real Estate Pro in Basking Ridge, NJ
Jeanne Feenick (908) 337-0943 answered:
does off the market mean a property is sold or that it is being repaired?
More likely expired or withdrawn from the market. As Michael mentioned, if sold and closed, the status should reflect that.

Jeanne Feenick
Unwavering Commitment to Service, ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Oct 14, 2012 Home Buying in 08901
Alyssa Brenn…, Real Estate Pro in New Brunswick, NJ
Alyssa Brennan answered:
How negotiable would you predict condominiums in the new Gateway Transit Hub (aka, the Vue) to be? Do you expect impact on 1 Spring St prices?
The Vue has really great prices, it is worth taking a look! There is also a 30 year tax abatement, call the sales office 732-828-0111 for more information.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 7, 2012 Home Buying in New Brunswick
John Sacktig, Real Estate Pro in 08816
John Sacktig answered:
Is it possible to ask for a tax reassessment when buying a 2nd hand condo at a lower price than orginally sold?
Yes, you can file a tax appeal.

In New Brunswick, as I know it.. There are tax abatements for some buildings/developments that were for 30 years that are in place. If a property s ... more
1 vote Share Flag Sat Feb 11, 2012 Home Buying in 08901
Gina Chirico, Real Estate Pro in Fairfield, NJ
Gina Chirico answered:
if putting a cash offer in should both agents allow you access to get contract estimates so you know how much to offer if house is full rehab?
I'm trying,

Reading your question and your comment below, while I understand that your agent said this is an "as is" sale, that doesn't have any bearing on your ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 30, 2012 Home Buying in New Brunswick
Ron Thomas, Real Estate Pro in Fresno, CA
Ron Thomas answered:
How to buy a bankruptcy property listed on foreclosure.com, but not on trulia or zillow?
Please understand that you can't buy anything off these Buletin Boards:

These are just ADS!

And you can't buy anything in a Bankruptcy; the House may or may not be inclu ... more
1 vote Share Flag Wed Aug 10, 2011 Foreclosure in New Brunswick
Leah Henders…, Real Estate Pro in Columbia, SC
Leah Henderson answered:
Chase have sold my 2fam. house to FannieMea 2 days ago. Can I get it back? Do I have option?
You should immediately reach out to a short sale specialist for your other properties. I will defer to the area agents for advice as to where you are in the foreclosure process. It so ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 9, 2011 Foreclosure in New Brunswick
Rob Spinosa, Real Estate Pro in Mill Valley, CA
Rob Spinosa answered:
Can a home equity line of credit be used to purchase a new home?

It can make good sense to do this, but it's harder to answer any more specifically without knowing all the details. Generally, you'd see more individuals avoid purc ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 12, 2011 Home Buying in 08901
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