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Brian Davis, Real Estate Pro in 27707
Brian Davis answered:
I am looking for homes near the southpoint mall area, but I am not familiar with what part of durham that is considered (ex. North, South, etc.) I
That area is often referred to as Southwest Durham.
Some of the neighborhoods in that area with homes for sale:
Parkwood: http://www.besthomepro.com/parkwood-durham-nc/homes-for-sale ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 20, 2014 General Area in Durham
Barrett Powe…, Real Estate Pro in Cary, NC
Barrett Powell answered:
Can anyone tell me why the condos in Pavilion East are having such a hard time selling?
I think you answered the question yourself. Without looking into the details which I or other agents are willing to do, we can't really be sure. If I were representing you the fi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 13, 2010 Market Conditions in 27705
John Morris, Real Estate Pro in Raleigh, NC
John Morris answered:
I love this house, would they be willing to do a lease with option to buy? I do not have a large downpayment and trying to build my credit score.
Hey Cathi,
I am not sure what home you are looking at but if you have an address I would be glad to look it up for you. You did not mention an address in the original question. Right ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 21, 2010 Home Buying in Durham
Dan Chase, Home Buyer in Texas City, TX
Dan Chase answered:
With the end of the tax credit approaching, when do you think homes sales will start to increase in the Durham market?
From the housing price prediction site below

In Durham home sales have also seen a boost and may soon see a bottom since prices di ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Feb 26, 2010 Home Selling in Durham
Rudy R. McDo…, Real Estate Pro in Bloomfield Hills, MI
Rudy R. McDowell answered:
credit score of 640 need to refinance investment property

You'll need to raise your score to at least 680. Since there is no PMI available for investment properties, your property will also need at least 20% remaining equity in ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Feb 12, 2010 Financing in 27704
Sveta Krylova, Real Estate Pro in Greensboro, NC
Sveta Krylova answered:
How do you price a home effectively when there are no comparable homes on the market within 5 miles?
Your active competition's price matters, of course, but the real indication of the value is the most recently sold homes. If the only homes sold in your subdivision were those dee ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 4, 2010 Home Selling in 27704
Andres Gomez, Real Estate Pro in Charlotte, NC
Andres Gomez answered:
I made an offer on a house listed as a short sale. The offer was accepted by a trustee for the bank that holds the first mortgage. The previous
I do not have experience with situations like this. My advice to you is that if you do not get anyone to explain to you the details of the transaction, do not buy the house. You may get ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 19, 2010 Home Buying in 27703
Richard Leci…, Real Estate Pro in Tucson, AZ
Richard Lecinski answered:
Best way to prepare credit for mortgage?
You probably should pay off the $400 debt. You would most likelt get a much higher interest rate because of it. The money you save with a lower rate will end up being much more the $400 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Apr 29, 2012 Credit Score in 27705
Jennifer Lynn…, Real Estate Pro in Durham, NC
Jennifer Lynn Brugnolotti Barrier answered:
Tax value lower than list price?
Im sorry to say, no. The tax value really has nothing to do with the actual value of the home. The tax values in Durham especially are not in line with the market, and insurance compa ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 21, 2010 Home Buying in Durham
Michael Colv…, Real Estate Pro in Durham, NC
Michael Colvin answered:
I'm looking for a 2 bed, 2 bath urban condo/loft near Duke West Campus.
I would be happy to send you everything available if you email me your price range, maximum duistance away, etc
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 7, 2010 Home Buying in Duke University - West Campus
Richard Leci…, Real Estate Pro in Tucson, AZ
Richard Lecinski answered:
when a $400 house has been on the market for about 1 year, what's a reasonable asking price? also, when is a good time to put a house on the
Its a good time to put a home on the market once you decide you want to sell. There are buyers out there all the time. Remember right now a fisrt time home buyer can get up to $8000.00 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 4, 2010 Home Buying in Durham
Vivian Olkin, Real Estate Pro in Chapel Hill, NC
Vivian Olkin answered:
Evicting a tenant in Durham County
I planned on doing it 2 years ago in Orange County but fortunately, didn't need to. To find out what to do, I called dept of housing, county/city attorney, looked on line. The mo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 10, 2015 General Area in 27703
Durham, Home Buyer in Durham, NC
Durham asked:
Evicting a tenant in Durham County Does any one know what is the process to evict a tenant in Durham County.1. How do I start the process ? 2. I assume this is a claim in smart court, what is the address ...
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 6, 2009 General Area in 27703
Eva Foster, Real Estate Pro in Camden County, NC
Eva Foster answered:
My home has major foundation problems. The floors have a serious pitch in angle. I have MS which makes it hard to walk on level surfaces. I need out.
Dear James,

I am sorry to hear that you are having such a hard time. My thoughts and prayers are with you. I understand the frustrations that we are sometimes delt in life and they n ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 23, 2010 Foreclosure in 27707
Deborah Rigs…, Real Estate Pro in 27705
Deborah Rigsbee Miller answered:
Looking for multi family homes with rental opportunity in the Durham, NC area. Anyone with experience in this arena?
Hello - When you say multi-family are you referring to perhaps tri/quads? If so, I would be glad to help you. I have been watching this market for the last 6 months for several client ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 13, 2009 Home Buying in Durham
Reginold Jon…, Real Estate Pro in Cary, NC
Reginold Jones answered:
I am considering moving to Durham to work at Duke's Medical Center. Which neighborhoods would be good to consider. I would like single fam home,
The most popular area would be the SW Durham Area. There are many amenities (shopping, entertainment, schools, major road access. I would be glad to provide you with a community repo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 1, 2009 Home Buying in Durham
Mark Thomas, Real Estate Pro in Durham County, NC
Mark Thomas answered:
I want to sell my home in Hope Valley Farms (sullivan trace subdivision) by May of 2010. I'm starting to make changes in preparation for staging
Hi Chris,

I'm happy to talk to you to explain this how this works. Yes, it's best to work with your agent very early in the process so that you can decide on your marketin ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 11, 2009 Home Selling in Durham
Patrick Thies…, Real Estate Pro in Elmhurst, IL
Patrick Thies SFR, CNC answered:
what to do if appraisal comes in lower than purchase price?
Sometimes foreclosures, short sale and bank owned properties are all the appraiser has to use. If the appraisal comes in lower that the purchase price then the seller can either lower t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Sep 27, 2009 Home Buying in 27701
Kelligreen, Other/Just Looking in 94605
Kelligreen answered:
Do you have owners that are renting currently accepting the section 8 rental assistant program.?
I am an owner, who is currently accepting section 8 renters. Visit Gosection8.com for details. Also, many ct's are low-income of course, and some are mentally ill. It can take a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 8, 2013 Rental Basics in 27701
Sandra McConn…, Real Estate Pro in Owatonna, MN
Sandra McConn Halla answered:
How do I buy a home with no money down with bad credit?
You may not be able to buy a home now, depending on certain conditions. However, that doesn't mean it isn't time to start toward that process. You will need to find a good ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Aug 26, 2009 Home Buying in 27701
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