As you know eligablity is detrmined by area and, yes, there are some areas with townhomes in the Sykesville area that fit these criteria. I would be more than happy to show you some of these. Contact me through www.kwhogan.com and I can give you all the details.... more
Vicki: Be aware that Insuring a home with Polybutylene Plumbing may be diffcult . . I had a client once that after we found out that the insurance will put a cap to limit coverage. . I adviced him to walk away.
You Realtor should insist to get it fixed or walk away. .after all, the chances of them selling the house to someone else will end up with the same problems.
Get it fixed by the seller or walk away. .
Get it fix and split the expense with the seller if you really want the house.
GET YOUR FEET WET!
Take a chance in buying it AS IS and . . it will be a matter of time for the pipes to burst open, I heard a plumber tell me once. . that PB pipes will have a 90% failure after 20 years. . . not very good odds... more