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Dorene Slavi…, Real Estate Pro in Culver City, CA
Dorene Slavitz answered:
How does someone go about selling an older home that's been in a family for years and has furniture and closets full of stuff.?
A really Good Realtor can sell almost any house! it's just a matter of pricing in right for the location and market and getting the marketing going to the right buyers.
It's easier ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 31, 2015 Home Selling in Norfolk
Galia Taneva, Real Estate Pro in Cupertino, CA
Galia Taneva answered:
do i need to be a licensed agent in Va. to list (claim) my listing on Trulia
It looks like you used Postlets to post your For sale by owner property on Trulia. I think you are asking if you can claim your listing so your information can be displayed alongside th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 18, 2015 Home Selling in 23503
crussell, Real Estate Pro in Norfolk, VA
crussell asked:
We are advertising 1092 Georgetown Rd. Norfolk, VA 23502 for rent. Our company name is KRS Holdings Inc. yet your site shows it as offered by: Quarterpath apartments. We haven't used quarterpath apartments in 2 years. Is there any way to change the company to KRS Holdings, Inc.? The phone number is valid... the name is…
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 9, 2015 Home Selling in Norfolk
John King, Real Estate Pro in Norfolk, VA
John King answered:
Hello all, I own a Duplex located in Norfolk, VA which is fully occupied with tenants. How's the market for this type of property if I want to
Have you put your duplex up for sale in Norfolk? i work with several investors in the area and am curious if you have already sold it or not. If you haven't please let me know so that ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 14, 2014 Home Selling in 23505
Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence answered:
What is the best way to sell a house in a neighborhood that has a lot of loafers (people standing around) ?
Andrea, as you are aware, and so are many buyers, such an observation rarely has a positive interpretation.

My guidance to you would be to make absolutely no attempt to conceal this ... more
1 vote Share Flag Wed Mar 12, 2014 Home Selling in Norfolk
Robert Thomp…, Real Estate Pro in Portsmouth, VA
Robert Thompson answered:
For Sale by owner--how is it done??
In are current market it is not easy. In 2004 and 2005 the market was going to the roof and it was a great time for fsbo. Things have changed and you need and experience agent to help y ... more
1 vote Share Flag Mon Mar 10, 2014 Home Selling in 23507
L A Samuel, Real Estate Pro in Virginia Beach, VA
L A Samuel answered:
Does today's buyer expect seller to pay all closing costs?
Hi Robert,
"Everything is negotiable" is the general rule of thumb. Having said that, in many cases buyers are asking for some closing assistance. If you would like further info feel f ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 6, 2014 Home Selling in Norfolk
Marina Reznik, Real Estate Pro in Norfolk, VA
Marina Reznik answered:
What is the average closing cost in Norfolk?
When buying a property and financing it with a loan.. typical closing costs range around 3-5% of the purchase price (although this is a very general statement). When selling, closing c ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 4, 2013 Home Selling in Norfolk
Karl R. H. K…, Real Estate Pro in Chesapeake, VA
Karl R. H. Kuehner II answered:
I have a pickle. I see a home(in norfolk,va) I absoluetly love that just came on the market. I WANT it,
There are some really great tips in this string concerning how to get your home sold fast and what to do to get your foot “in the door” on the home you would like to purchas ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Oct 14, 2013 Home Selling in Sewells Gardens
Montana 406…, Real Estate Pro in 59715
Montana 406 Real Estate answered:
How do you find a realtor that is involved in selling foreclosures?
Many will advertise they do this kind of work and then just have an interview to see how experienced they are. Your local title companies, real estate attorneys, and/or escrow companie ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 8, 2013 Home Selling in Norfolk
EdithJasser…, Real Estate Pro in 60093
EdithJasser YourRealtor4Life answered:
My daughter bought a house on commodore dr 5 yrs ago. They put in a new kitch,windows,air, large custom wood shed. The home has a fenced in back yard,
Hi Kb, in order to give you any kind of feedback, the info given is just not enough....
You really need to or your daughter needs to get in touch with an experienced area Realtor, to s ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Oct 17, 2011 Home Selling in Northside
Joe McAvoy, Real Estate Pro in 23693
Joe McAvoy answered:
Six siblings own a home in Norfolk and. have a life estate on the property. The sellers lawyer wants a deed in all six names. Is this necessary?
Real estate closings can only be conducted by an licensed attorney or a state-licensed settlement agent. I'm not sure if Virginia has a law that prevents you from performing the s ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 20, 2011 Home Selling in Norfolk
Michael Harr…, Real Estate Pro in Norfolk, VA
Michael Harris answered:
What is the average spread between asking price and selling price in Norfolk VA? I'm looking to buy in Ghent, Larchmont, or Colonial Place.
Hello John,
Within the last six months that’s between 3/25/2010 and 9/23/2010 four properties sold in Gent for an average of about 92% of the list price, no other factors were c ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Sep 23, 2010 Home Selling in Norfolk
Corey Grushin, Real Estate Pro in Morris County, NJ
Corey Grushin answered:
My siblings and I are selling a home that belongs to eight of us. One sibling does not want to give the title co. her social security #. The title
Chandra this is a must because this is the only way the Title Company can make sure the "Seller(s)" doesn't have any liens or judgements against them thus encumbering the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 15, 2010 Home Selling in Norfolk
Kevin Monette, Real Estate Pro in 23451
Kevin Monette answered:
The city tax assessment lists my house as a 3 bedroom 1 bath. The attic was converted in to two bedrooms and a bathroom. I have been told that I
Another way to find out what your home truely is, is to hire an appraiser. They will come out and take all the steps to appraise the home as a 3 or 4 bedroom. To pay $500 for an appra ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 15, 2010 Home Selling in Norfolk
Jason E. Dodd, Real Estate Pro in Norfolk, VA
Jason E. Dodd answered:
Does the seller always receive the check at closing? The investor said it would take 24 hours.
It will usually take 24 hours to record the deed, before any disbursements are made. The closing agent will hold all the money "in trust" until the deed is recorded. Depend ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 12, 2010 Home Selling in Norfolk
Don Tepper, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax, VA
Don Tepper answered:
How can I sell my home emotionally?
Interesting question, and a lot of answers--some good, some not so good. I realize since you posted this in May, your own issue may be resolved, but here's an answer for someone el ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 7, 2009 Home Selling in 23505
Norm  Odeneal, Real Estate Pro in Arlington, VA
Norm Odeneal answered:
We are getting many second looks and even had 2 offers but nothing ever goes to a final contract.
It is a tough market for sellers out there. When a seller counters an offer the buyer usually walks away because there are so many homes to pick from. When counter offering. Find out ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jun 3, 2009 Home Selling in 23505
Keith Sorem, Real Estate Pro in Glendale, CA
Keith Sorem answered:
I own two properties and am selling one, if all goes well, I will have approx. $25,000.00. The money from
Ann Marie
I would refer you to speak with:
Your CPA
Your Financial Planner
A knowledgeable REaltor.

The factors that bear on this question include (but are not limited to )
Your ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 24, 2009 Home Selling in Norfolk
Debt Free Da…, Real Estate Pro in 85260
Debt Free Dave answered:
I have a single family home I purcahsed as a rental. The contractor took me for a ride. Now the home is
I would still call the bank and see if they will work with you. They don't want to take the property back.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 20, 2008 Home Selling in Ballentine Place
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