When I was looking for my lot, I found it helpful to contact a realtor in the area I wanted to live. It seems like they had a good knowledge of what was available and what all the restrictions were on the land. I really liked having one person to call instead of trying to contact a different person for each lot I was considering. http://sgcityrealestate.com/land-for-sale-in-saint-george-utah/... more
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Each bank is different. Make sure your agent is in constant contact with the listing agent. The listing agent is working with an assigned negotiator for that listing(Seller). If you and your family are in a hurry to move/relocate then a short sale is not the way to go. One needs patience with a short sale. On average, I would say expect 3-6 months to close on a short sale.... more
When it comes to any safety/crime related issues, it's always best to contact the local authorities with all your questions, hear all there is to hear firsthand. If unfamiliar with the area(s) do revisit more than once and at different times of day, possibly chat with locals/neighbors. Real estate professionals are prohibited from steering, enticing a buyer to purchase/rent, or not, in specific neighborhoods. http://www.neighborhoodscout.com/
As Lee said, market value is what the market (buyers) are willing to pay for a home. Like an appraisal or any value study, there are variables that impact this figure. The best way to look at is that it's a snapshot of value at a certain time. Things can influence value the next day - new comps, new buyers, disaster, announcements....
Assessed values are voodoo - based on estimated market value and influened with factors used to establish a tax rate. Rarely reliable and very subjective - and remember, most people want low assessments and will not report material improvements that might raise assessed value.... more
Your question, does not have a property address so its impossible to answer. Typically the tax appraiser website for the county the home is located will have the information if its not listed in another location where you can view it.... more