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David Peck, Real Estate Pro in Beaverton, OR
David Peck answered:
How do I know if I can sell my home for what I owe on it? I'd like to trade up but I'm afraid I might be a few thousand in the hole yet.
Hi Mark,

A good place to start is by contacting a competent realtor who can take a look at your home and provide you with an opinion of what you could sell it for in today's market. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 28, 2013 Home Buying in 97045
Jerry Heard, Real Estate Pro in ,
Jerry Heard answered:
How can we get our dream home while living far away when the inventory is low and every house gets more than 30 offers and is gone in four days?
I can understand your frustration, If you are working with a Realtor who really knows what you want they can guide you in the way to make the best offer quickly. Cash does not a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 1, 2013 Home Buying in Carlsbad
Debra (Debbi…, Real Estate Pro in Livingston, NJ
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
How fast should one draft an offer?
Well, no one should rush into buying a home, afterall, it' s not like buying a coat that you can return if you decide you made the wrong choice!

Basically, though, you answered your ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Feb 1, 2013 Home Buying in 10007
Debra (Debbi…, Real Estate Pro in Livingston, NJ
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
Looking for a house
I would hope that some local agents, from the Aiken, SC area, will come along and actually answer your question!

If they don't, you can always check Trulia's list of agents above, ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 28, 2013 Home Buying in Aiken
Micah Kennedy, Real Estate Pro in Murfreesboro, TN
Micah Kennedy answered:
if i am buying new construction how can i neg the best deal with the builder ?
Good morning! Honestly the best way to negotiate new construction is by having a buyer-side real estate agent who will have only your best interests in mind. If you contact the builde ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 7, 2015 Home Buying in 37127
Steve (888)…, Real Estate Pro in Tampa, FL
Steve (888) 662-4404 answered:
Looking into buying a home..Poor score
You need to stop looking for homes and not waste any realtor's time until you get your own house in order and clean up your credit.

The credit score is not all that matters, Getti ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 10, 2013 Home Buying in Tampa
Steve (888)…, Real Estate Pro in Tampa, FL
Steve (888) 662-4404 answered:
i bought cheap in Az to swim can I swim year round in orlando and can i buy cheap or has the market recovered
Heck no you can't buy cheap in Florida, this ain't freakin West VA!

But if you buy now, you can buy up to 6% to 7% cheaper than if you wait till Dec. 2013!

We got everybody an ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 28, 2013 Home Buying in Orlando
K.C. Jones, Real Estate Pro in Irving, TX
K.C. Jones answered:
Am I breaking a law by asking a listing agent to show their listing when I intend to use a real estate lawyer to make the purchase?
I would say honesty is the best policy. Tell the listing agent your intention. He/she is paid by the seller at closing.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 5, 2014 Home Buying in 60441
Shannon Jones, Real Estate Pro in Los Alamitos, CA
Shannon Jones answered:
Buying a house as investment to live in now (in the next 1-3 years) and for future rental, managed by an agent?
Hi Rachel,

Yes, that's very feasible. You won't pay any commission as a buyer -- that's paid for by the seller. When you decide to rent it out, the typical fee for property managemen ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 16, 2013 Home Buying in Los Altos
Shanna Rogers, Real Estate Pro in Murrieta, CA
Shanna Rogers answered:
Whats a piece of advice you would give to a first time homebuyer?
Hi Jacedionne,

Get pre-approved for your loan (unless you're paying all cash) - so you know what properties you should look at for purchase. And, hire a Realtor to assist you - unle ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 24, 2013 Home Buying in Las Vegas
Fajardo Dela…, Real Estate Pro in Flushing, NY
Fajardo Delacruz answered:
Should I Buy at Anita Terrace Rego Park?
I would like to introduce myself as the leading Century Homes realty Group, agent in
the Queens, Long Island and Brooklyn areas. I close and work on short sales from start to finish.
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0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 16, 2015 Home Buying in Queens
Javier Menes…, Real Estate Pro in Great Neck, NY
Javier Meneses answered:
How does one make an offer? What specific steps does one take?
Assuming that you're working with a Realtor, they could walk you through the steps. Once you have determined what you feel comfortable as far as a dollar amount offer, you and your ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 19, 2015 Home Buying in Carroll Gardens
Marilee Nick…, Real Estate Pro in Pueblo, CO
Marilee Nickelson answered:
We are considering selling our home in Pueblo West. We bought it two years ago but we are military and may be PCSing soon.
Hopefully you are going somewhere wonderful! There are a lot of things to consider when deciding whether or not to sell. One is how much you owe compared to how much you will be abl ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 24, 2013 Home Buying in Pueblo West
Jay Cooke, Real Estate Pro in Greenwich, CT
Jay Cooke answered:
To build in Redding, CT what is the general rule of thumb on cost per square foot?
Hi rkhjr2008,

Depending on style, amenities and finishes the costs can vary widely from roughly $200 to $450 a sq. ft. If you go the modular route, the costs can decrease dramatical ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 29, 2015 Home Buying in Redding
Chris Alward,  in Fort Myers, FL
Chris Alward answered:
Why are there so many houses for sale in Lehigh Acres?
There aren't that many houses for sale in Lehigh, half the houses you see as available show up on sites like Trulia and as Active and available, when in actuality they are p ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 7, 2013 Home Buying in Fort Myers
Cindy Davis, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
Cindy Davis answered:
what do you guys think?
Any answers I could offer would be guesses. I presume this is a short sale and they can take anywhere from 2-6 months on average. Good luck.
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 10, 2014 Home Buying in 91709
Ian Perler, Real Estate Pro in Philadelphia, PA
Ian Perler answered:
Is it possible to buy a house without a lot of income?
Hi Jill,

The best person to ask about that would be either your bank or a mortgage broker. They will be able to give you a good idea of what you can afford based on your income, the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 22, 2013 Home Buying in Philadelphia
Nicci Hyatt, Real Estate Pro in Denver, CO
Nicci Hyatt answered:
Short Sale - finally closed but in reviewing the closing documents I found something that is alarming.
Kristi - you have been told numerous times on this forum to consult a lawyer, you need to do that.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jan 20, 2013 Home Buying in Denver
fredeckert, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
fredeckert answered:
what is the rental vacancy rate in oceanside?
You can use this link to find out almost everything abou a particular zip code or area...
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 21, 2013 Home Buying in Oceanside
Michael Lamb…, Real Estate Pro in Carlsbad, CA
Michael Lambert answered:
How would you describe the market in North SD right now? Hot/Cold? Inventory? Buyer's market? Effect of all the preforeclosures on pricing?
Hi Susan.

Carmel and North County are up at least 10% over last year. Prices had dropped to absurdly low levels, so they are making a rapid come back. Multiple offers are pretty ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 21, 2013 Home Buying in San Diego County
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