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Roh Habibi, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
Roh Habibi answered:
is financing available at the Beacon?
As the Vanguard Properties building specialist for The Beacon at Mission Bay I have a lot of experience with lending and the litigation at the property. Please contact me anytime for mo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun May 25, 2014 Home Buying in 94107
Megan Sousa, Real Estate Pro in Santa Rosa, CA
Megan Sousa answered:
I have a beautiful, new, centrally located apartment in Costa Rica that I want to sell. How can I list it in the US?
Sotheby's International Realty. We have offices world wide and we all network together. I can help you find an agent down there that will take very good care of you.

You can call me ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 21, 2014 Home Selling in 94107
Keith L. Bos…, Real Estate Pro in San Leandro, CA
Keith L. Bosworth answered:
what is the amount of the credit for first homebuyers?
We offer a Arise reward points based on the purchase price of your home. This goes towards your closing cost. The home loan will cost you nothing.

I would consult your tax consultan ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jan 19, 2014 Home Buying in 94107
J.R. Thrasher, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
J.R. Thrasher answered:
In San Francisco SOMA area I'm very often asked to pay a "Refundable Security Deposit" before viewing. Scams?
Please don't send any of these scams money. As a matter of fact, you would help the whole community out by flagging the ad when you come across one.

J.R. Thrasher
www.SanDi ... more
1 vote Share Flag Wed Jan 8, 2014 Rental Basics in 94107
sadfr, Real Estate Pro in 94110
sadfr answered:
As a condo owner, I was forced to rely on the property insurance that the condo association provided. That insurance co answered only to the
Master Condo Association policy often cover the structure out side shell. As for any interior known as Additions & Alterations this is why you should have your own seprate policy. Also ... more
1 vote Share Flag Sun Nov 17, 2013 Home Buying in 94107
Tony Abad, Real Estate Pro in Contra Costa County,...
Tony Abad answered:
if purchased home in 2013 am i qualified foe first time home buyer credit.
Need to know more about your situation. For example, have you purchase a home before? Also, different cities have different programs. Email me for more info TAofSF@yahoo.com
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 7, 2013 Home Buying in 94107
Claire Morris…, Home Buyer in Martinez, CA
Claire Morris Dobie answered:
Is it standard for a Landlord or Property person to ask for 1st month & security to secure said apartment before able to see?
I'm not a real estate agent but we have rented enough apartments in the Bay Area to know that this is a bogus request. Just walk away!
0 votes Share Flag Fri Oct 18, 2013 Rentals in 94107
Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence 727.420.4041 answered:
What is the difference between a Broker and Agent? Is it costly? Which is a better bet? Like who would have a better resource?
Those who have obtained a BROKERS license have completed and passed stringent competency testing. However, RESULTS are the better measure.
Of real concern is whether the individual ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Oct 18, 2013 Rentals in 94107
Stephen Webb…, Home Owner in California
Stephen Webber answered:
First time home buyer - tax credit for 2013?
The MCC tax credit is the best tax credit yet! I have been surprised to learn how few real estate agents and loan officers know about it. Typically the loan officer helps you file and y ... more
1 vote Share Flag Mon Jun 3, 2013 Home Buying in 94107
Sarah CliÆ…, Home Buyer in San Francisco, CA
Sarah CliÆ’Æ’ord created a review:
Living in SOMA! I recently moved from the Marina to SOMA (The Beacon) and absolutely love the transition. It has easy access to the South Bay (I literally save 20 min each time…
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 16, 2013 In My Neighborhood
Matthew Fleg…, Home Buyer in 94107
Matthew Flegal created a review:
Potrero Hill - Sunny, Quiet, and Urban I've lived in SF for about 12 years, but I'm coming up on my one year anniversary of living in Potrero Hill, or "The Hill." The neighborhood is situated due…
2 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 12, 2013 In My Neighborhood
Gabriel Rojas, Real Estate Pro in 94107
Gabriel Rojas answered:
live in fl and want to buy a house. can i use my son and his ssi money to buy ? he has no credit no job and still in school.
Hello india19723,

First, are you looking to buy in Florida or in San Francisco?

Second, do you have a lender that you are currently working with? If not, I have a great team from ... more
1 vote Share Flag Sat Feb 9, 2013 Home Buying in 94107
Helen Yuen, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
Helen Yuen answered:
For any live-in landlords renting out additional rooms in their primary residence, what sort of lease agreements do you use & where do you get
Hi, maybe this form will be helpful: http://www.housing.ucsc.edu/cro/pdf/rental_agreement-room.pdf
Make sure you all get along - have a chat with coffee/lunch if necessary.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 4, 2013 Rentals in 94107
Lucy Logvino…, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
Lucy Logvinova answered:
Is property insurance required for a condo unit, even though the Condo has a Master Insurance?
Master HOA policy will never cover your unit inside (finishes, kitchen, fixtures) that's why HO-6 wall to wall coverage is required by lenders. In addition you have the liability and pe ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 3, 2012 Home Insurance in 94107
Jed Lane; Fog…, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
Jed Lane; Fog City Guide answered:
When do the names of the buyers and their purchasing prices become publicly available for new condo developments?
Property ownership is public record. Right before escrow closes the title/escrow company records the name of the owner with the county recorders office. The "chain of title" can usually ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 14, 2012 Home Buying in 94107
Bryan, Home Owner in Texas
Bryan answered:
ISO of a reputable home warranty company. We're considering buying one for our new home...
I've had a great experience with Allied Home Warranty. They have a one page contract which makes understanding exactly what my warranty covers much easier for me. I don't have to spend ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 25, 2012 Home Buying in 94107
Alina Aeby, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
Alina Aeby answered:
I'm considering a taking a job in Potrero Hill neighborhood of San Francisco, CA. Relocating from Plymouth, MA. Where should I consider looking?
Hello there! As a fellow parent, I can understand how important the schools are.

Not all the schools are bad in San Francisco- we have plenty of good ones, but it is either hard to g ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 8, 2012 Home Buying in 94107
Stig Mallovi…, Renter in San Francisco, CA
Stig Mallovitz answered:
How does property insurance work for condos?
Why are these "experts" so ill-adept at answering the simple question? He wants to know what an apartment owners' rights and obligations are with respect to getting his ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 18, 2011 Home Buying in 94107
Kristen Stue…, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
Kristen Stuecher answered:
How much more is SOMA real estate going to drop?
Hi Greg,

Values and pricing trends in SOMA vary dramatically building by building. There are actually some buildings in SOMA where values are increasing! The Arterra, 300 Berry in Mi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 2, 2011 Home Selling in 94107
J. Mario Pre…, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
J. Mario Preza, CRB, CDPE answered:
I am looking for a single family home on the North Slope of Potrero Hill. Have a cash buyer up to $1.3million. Does anyone have a pocket listing?
With a budget like that, you ought to be able to buy any number of properties in Potrero, I would think. Good luck.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 10, 2011 Home Buying in 94107
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