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Gerard Carney, Real Estate Pro in Spring Hill, FL
Gerard Carney answered:
Cash offer on short sale that does not meet lender approval?
Curt you were thinking wrong, most asking prices aren't even accepted, that is because the Realtor that listed it had to come up with a price, and that price was not necessarily on ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Aug 13, 2011 Home Buying in 91360
Bonnie Sterl…, Real Estate Pro in Simi Valley, CA
Bonnie Sterling answered:
which home warranty co and plan do you recommend for your buyers in California?
Hi, I like Fidelity Home Warranty and AHS/Old Republic.

You are going to find that most of them have very similiar costs, exclusions and optional coverages. However, they can be wor ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 13, 2011 Home Buying in Thousand Oaks
Bonnie Sterl…, Real Estate Pro in Simi Valley, CA
Bonnie Sterling answered:
We had the section 1 termite repairs completed, and during the work, a very large section of roof tiles were destroyed. Who pays for this damage?
Dear Adam and Joe, I love that you found each other again on trulia and Adam, I hope that lots of people read your outcome and your decision. This was a "dont sweat the small stuff ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 13, 2011 Home Buying in Thousand Oaks
Jeff Smith, Real Estate Pro in Thousand Oaks, CA
Jeff Smith answered:
My husband and I are thinking of flipping a house in the Thousand Oaks, CA area...is now a good time?
Kim-Did you proceed with this ? We have been performing succesfull flips for several years. You will have some that work out great and some that don't work out so great. Typically ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jun 25, 2011 Market Conditions in Thousand Oaks
Ted Mackel, Real Estate Pro in Simi Valley, CA
Ted Mackel answered:
will lis pendens stop title transfer once the property is foreclosed?
I wanted to clear up some information. In California it is very rare to see a Mortgage. We are a Trust Deed State. There is no Judge involved in the foreclosure and no judgement inv ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 17, 2011 Home Buying in 91362
Barry Shapiro, Real Estate Pro in Camarillo, CA
Barry Shapiro answered:
what is my condo worth 143 gazania ct, thousand oaks, ca 91362?
The Hillcrest Terrace Townhomes have declined in value, along with the other homes in Ventura County. Currently there are 2 active listings priced from $185-235K. There are options ava ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 2, 2011 Market Conditions in 91362
Barry Shapiro, Real Estate Pro in Camarillo, CA
Barry Shapiro answered:
Home insurance for fire hazard zone
Glad this was helpful... The number for Farmer's is: 805-777-8912. Your NHD Report (Natural Hazards Disclosure) will address the severity and risk factor for the home's speci ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 7, 2011 Home Insurance in Thousand Oaks
George Cabre…, Real Estate Pro in Newbury Park, CA
George Cabrera answered:
New to area, can I afford to live anywhere between Calabasas and Thousand Oaks (inclusive)? What should be my price range with details given below?
Hi, Shopping4home

A rough estimate would be $2,500 - $2,700 monthly $330,000 - $350,000 sale price. Most lenders prefer your mortgage payment to be a third of your income. Keep in m ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Apr 3, 2011 Home Buying in Thousand Oaks
Barry Shapiro, Real Estate Pro in Camarillo, CA
Barry Shapiro answered:
Can I get an appraisal of my home using Trulia?
Here's the updated quarterly Market Snapshot. It appears the home price range is now in the mid-300s to very low 400s, depending on amenities, location and condition: http://www.t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 20, 2011 Home Selling in Thousand Oaks
Kevin Walton,  in Ventura County, CA
Kevin Walton answered:
May I ask for Contractor recommendation ( for repair , improvement ), please?
If you using a 203k loan for remodeling purposes I suggest you use a contractor who is already knows the 203k nuances and requirements. 203k contractors.com are certified so they are f ... more
1 vote Share Flag Mon Jan 10, 2011 Foreclosure in Thousand Oaks
Barry Shapiro, Real Estate Pro in Camarillo, CA
Barry Shapiro answered:
My loan will reset in a year, so I have to sell my home for as much as possible quickly. I don't think I can
Losing Sleep,
So, hopefully (a year and a half later) you were able to work with your lender to successfully enact a loan modification program that's affordable. Too many local h ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 17, 2010 Home Selling in Thousand Oaks
Jeff Smith, Real Estate Pro in Thousand Oaks, CA
Jeff Smith answered:
what is the best way to find up to date listings of foreclosures that are not on the MLS? What percentage of?
Sabine-

I have our website set up so you can track NOD's-Auctions etc as a courtesy to our clients. I don't advertise this but I am giving Trulia a shot. Please use the lin ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Oct 4, 2010 Foreclosure in Thousand Oaks
Tim Comstock, Real Estate Pro in Ventura, CA
Tim Comstock answered:
1968 Calle Yucca Thousand Oaks, CA 91360, can you please provide me with who we can contact to receive auction information regarding this property
Hi,
I checked multiple sources and did not find a default notice filed which is the first step in the foreclosure process. I haven't looked at the house but maybe it lacks maint ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 24, 2010 Foreclosure in Thousand Oaks
James Gordon…, Real Estate Pro in Hamilton, OH
James Gordon ABR SFR SRS answered:
Can you file a lis pendens without an attorney in order to prevent the lender from selling our property? The lender foreclosed on our property
Es there is goverment paid forclosure avoidance help. HUD pays for the service with a one time fee. If you meet the income guidelines for your county there is no charge and if they can ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 3, 2010 Home Buying in 91362
Spirit Messi…, Real Estate Pro in Tucson, AZ
Spirit Messingham answered:
Is this a good time to become a real estate agent?
Despite the market, and it is not good, there are other questions you need to ask yourself as well. How are you for time management? Most agents are a 1099, meaning no salary, no heal ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 2, 2010 Market Conditions in Thousand Oaks
Ted Mackel, Real Estate Pro in Simi Valley, CA
Ted Mackel answered:
I have been under the protection of bankruptcy. I have been making my mortgage payments for the past 8 months in full and I have been in
Help,

I recently had to sign a court document the verify the BPO I did on a property that was later subject to a BK. The document from the BK Court was "Declaration of Ted Mack ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 8, 2010 Home Buying in 91362
Ted Mackel, Real Estate Pro in Simi Valley, CA
Ted Mackel answered:
what's the commute like from Moorpark into Thousand Oaks, CA? Thanks-my husband and I are in the early stages of planning our move. Doris
Doris,

For Southern California I know many that would like a commute that short (distance). Depending on the time in the morning, traffic on the 23, Olsen or even trying to get over ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 15, 2010 Home Buying in Thousand Oaks
Barry Shapiro, Real Estate Pro in Camarillo, CA
Barry Shapiro answered:
My husband and I will be relocating to Thousand Oaks over the next year. What's the commute like from Camarillo into Thousand oaks? thanks! Doris
Hello Doris,

It's nice that you are doing your research up front, so you'll know what to expect. Basically, it all depends on time of day, direction of travel, weather con ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 15, 2010 Home Buying in Thousand Oaks
Barry Shapiro, Real Estate Pro in Camarillo, CA
Barry Shapiro answered:
About rescinding a mortgage.
Hi Martha,
I appears that your situation is quite unique and we all hope you are now on the road to a positive resolutiion. Once you have determined whether the foreclosure was, in fa ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 20, 2010 Foreclosure in Thousand Oaks
Barry Shapiro, Real Estate Pro in Camarillo, CA
Barry Shapiro answered:
i am upside down on my house,want to quit working, stay home w kids & and have no rent. how bad would it be to buy a mobile home and then short?
Hello Tt,
We have posted a plethora of information on our short sale website, aimed at providing the information Ventura County homeowners need to make a prudent decision on their futu ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 20, 2010 Home Buying in 91360
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