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Deb Russcol, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Deb Russcol answered:
average price per square ft for 1bedroom condo in Chicago in 2013
There can be no answer to this question. First of all Chicago is 30 miles long and 10 miles wide. Condos are in 2 flats and in 900 unit buildings and everything in between. Old, new, up ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 16, 2013 Market Conditions in Chicago
Brad Davidson, Real Estate Pro in Placentia, CA
Brad Davidson answered:
My wife & I are first-time home buyers and would like to buy a home in the Tustin Ranch area. Are there any incentives or assistance programs?
HI Jeremiah,

Check out me website at I have a program where I share my commission with my clients and you can use that money to pay your closing costs. My avera ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 22, 2014 Home Buying in 92782
Steven Ornel…, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Steven Ornellas answered:
I am interested in buying a property in Pacifica. What is a good research resource for buying a foreclosed property?
Hi Keith,

All properties, whether distressed or not, are going into contract with little delay during this STRONG Seller's Market. So, you should keep ALL of your options OPEN.

M ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 17, 2013 Home Buying in Pacifica
Jennie Miller…, Real Estate Pro in Phoenix, AZ
Jennie Miller, Pllc answered:
How reasonable is it to try to find a vacation condo in the west-Phoenix area for sale at terms of $0 down a ...
Highly unlikely. Most sellers are looking for buyers to have some amount for a down payment.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 15, 2013 Home Buying in 85382
Junaid Bashir, Real Estate Pro in Mclean, VA
Junaid Bashir answered:
Are there real estate agents that can help me buy a foreclosure?

What area are you looking to buy the foreclosure?


Junaid Bashir / Realtor
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 10, 2013 Foreclosure in Luray
Jason & Meli…, Real Estate Pro in Encino, CA
Jason & Melissa Improta answered:
How much mortgage downpayment is required to buy a second home in Calabasas, CA?
Typically you're looking at 20% down for investment property and with 25% you'll get an even better rate. Talking with a lender is a good idea to get all of your options.
What neighbo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Sep 29, 2013 Home Buying in Calabasas
Alison Hillm…, Other/Just Looking in San Francisco, CA
Alison Hillman answered:
You can contact the listing agent who will be able to help you learn more about that specific property (and probably will know a lot about similar properties in the area). To find an ag ... more
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Michael Koen…, Real Estate Pro in Pleasanton, CA
Michael Koenig answered:
The house Im renting is going up for sale? What can I do? We signed a lease for a year.
Hi Cynthia,
When did you enter your lease?
Has the current owner attempted to end/cancel your lease?

Please provide some more details, so we can better help you.


Mich ... more
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Rodney Mason, Real Estate Pro in Atlanta, GA
Rodney Mason answered:
Hi, Can someone tell me what is the best school district in Alpharetta,Milton,Johns Creek area? We are relocating in Atlanta and looking for a house.
Real Estate Agents are not allowed to comment on a variety of topics. The Fair Housing Act restricts the information that can be provided by a Real Estate Agent.

Off Limit Topics ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Apr 27, 2013 Home Buying in Atlanta
Kary Krismer, Real Estate Pro in Renton, WA
Kary Krismer answered:
What are the risks/benefits of using a dual agent single agent? Is this something to avoid or is it possible.?
First, I would totally ignore Zillow. It is not very accurate, so not something you should base any decisions on. Your ability to negotiate price will depend much more on the market i ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 1, 2013 Home Buying in Seattle
tonibriones, Renter in Santa Barbara, CA
tonibriones answered:
I'm looking to move by June 1, 2013
If I should hear of some thing I will let you know. At this time I do not have any thing.
Thank you,
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 15, 2013 Rentals in 93103
Cindy Davis, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
Cindy Davis answered:
sexual crimes, how bad are they?
how bad is a sexual crime? for real?
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 10, 2015 Crime & Safety in Vallejo
Shanna Rogers, Real Estate Pro in Murrieta, CA
Shanna Rogers answered:
Is it possible to sell a house you still own on and buy a new one right after?
Hi Pierce1208,

If you sell your house for less than what you owe, it is a Short Sale. Your lender(s) has to approve the Short Sale and you have to prove financial hardship before th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 15, 2013 Home Selling in Washington
Lance King, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
Lance King answered:
Whats the lowest commission a real estate agent can take? Is the percent negotiable?
Commissions are always negotiable, but keep in mind that agents cannot reduce their commission rate without their broker's permission.

And I would add that hiring an agent based sol ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue May 17, 2016 Home Selling in Oceanside
Josh Barnett, Real Estate Pro in Chandler, OK
Josh Barnett answered:
How do you choose a home inspector?
I give them the two I have worked with over the last 6 years, and which of those two's schedules better fit my clients is the one they go with.

But of course, I always tell them the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 4, 2013 Home Buying in Thousand Oaks
Anna M Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Williston Park, NY
Anna M Brocco answered:
Does anyone knows how to get free list of foreclosure or bank owned homes? I see Realty Trac, but looks like a scam.
Since most foreclosures do end up being listed by a broker consider working with an agent of your own; he/she can provide a list of homes as well as any necessary information. Don't ove ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 21, 2015 Home Buying in 89149
Steve (888)…, Other/Just Looking in 33496
Steve (888) 662-4404 answered:
Need advice on buying a second home in Naples, FL with excellent credit but not the required 20% down payment.
I'd buy it with 10% down and NO PMI!

See program #6 below, then contact me to talk about how to minimize payments and reduce out of pocket costs.

1) 100% LTV- VA / (VA Jumb ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 21, 2015 Home Buying in Naples
Bruce Ailion, Real Estate Pro in Woodstock, GA
Bruce Ailion answered:
does paying cash on a short sale require less paperwork plus excellent credit on the buyers part ??
Not really, proof funds would be needed instead of loan approval. Most of the paperwork is on the seller side.

Bruce Ailion,
RE/MAX Greater Atlanta
An Atlanta Real Estate Exp ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Sep 7, 2013 Home Buying in 30319
Liza Asbury, Real Estate Pro in Phoenix, AZ
Liza Asbury answered:
Need a jumbo loan after a short sale!!
Hi Kurt,
Call Glen Nielsen, 602.369.1520. He's excellent and would be happy to assist you!

Liza Asbury
Realtor | Realty ONE Group
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 21, 2016 Home Buying in 85254
Tim Moore, Real Estate Pro in Kitty Hawk, NC
Tim Moore answered:
I'm talk to a owner to a property that was for rent on Trulia how do i find out if he really is the owner to the property
Go meet him and ask him to show you the property. If they can't or won't - RUN AWAY.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 29, 2013 For Rent in 92503
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