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Moe Paknia, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Moe Paknia answered:
I just bought a townhouse in a great neighborhood. It is located near all the major highways and has excellent schools nearby. It is in an older
Hi Tracy
That is one of the most common mistakes that people make. We do a lots of Remodeling around the town, specially Central Austin. You want to make sure that you do not over spen ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 11, 2010 Home Selling in Austin
JOSEPH E JAR…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
JOSEPH E JARUSINSKY JR answered:
I want to sell a timeshare where do I go?
Ashley, depends on a few things such as where the time share is and if you own a term (ie: 10 yrs.) or ? Perhaps if you share some details I may be able to steer you in the right direct ... more
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Charles Whee…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Charles Wheeler answered:
Where are good areas to buy condos for graduate student daughter?
My office is in the North Campus/Hyde Park area and we rent/sell many condos to grad students. I think where your daughter is renting is the most popular investment area. You would mo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 8, 2010 Home Selling in Austin
George Kiefer, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
George Kiefer answered:
My daughter will be attending UT as a graduate student for 5 years. She has already found a place to rent for this year but my husband and I are
Plenty of great Foreclosure inventory to choose in that general area as well.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 8, 2010 Home Selling in Austin
Eric Lusk, Real Estate Pro in Big Spring, TX
Eric Lusk answered:
1) Are buyers interested in Onion Creek Club neighborhood? why or why not?2) What is the ave. cost per sf for 3/4 bd / 2.5 bath, with pool, &
Hello Olivia. Yes, buyers are interesting in Onion Creek! As former Director of Golf at Onion Creek Club for 10 years and charged w member recruitment and luring outside events we foc ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 29, 2010 Home Selling in Austin
Bill Austin, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Bill Austin answered:
FHA rejecting appraisal the day before scheduled closing!
What does their agent say? The appraisel should of been done earlier. The contract and addendums will spell out their options. Likely they need to work it out.
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D'Ann Faught, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
D'Ann Faught answered:
has anyone used a discount real estate broker in Austin
I find it interesting that typically when someone posts a question here looking for real estate advice, several Realtors (many even out of market area) will answer within minutes. Howe ... more
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Jackie Rankin, Real Estate Pro in Fort Worth, TX
Jackie Rankin answered:
Client is short selling their home. Can they still claim it as their personal residence even if it was rented the last 6 months?
My suggestions is to contact their tax professional about it. It's really outside the scope of a knowledge that a Realtor should be advising on, especially with a short sale. Goo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 25, 2010 Home Selling in Austin
James Gordon…, Real Estate Pro in Cincinnati, OH
James Gordon ABR PBD SFR SRS answered:
how do i claim a house?
James you may be thinking that this site is like Zillow. You can not claim a home and trulia does not provide wild guestimates on the value of a property.
On the other hand if you wan ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 9, 2010 Home Selling in Austin
Richard Leci…, Real Estate Pro in Tucson, AZ
Richard Lecinski answered:
I have a double wide mobile home located in a park in Caldwell county. What type of realtor should should I list my home with?
Its best to hire a Realtor who has had experience with mobile homes. What you did not mention do you own the land? If so the the mobile home is real property and if not then it is perso ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 8, 2010 Home Selling in Austin
1st Zero-Emi…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
1st Zero-Emissions Realtor answered:
I have a question of the timing of selling my leased house.
Douglas, are you with "Lucy" in the Parke neighborhood?

The question that remains to be decided: Do you "want" to sell it?

You may not be the type that enjoys ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 30, 2009 Home Selling in 78750
Betina Forem…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Betina Foreman answered:
We have several investment properties here in Austin. One of them is a duplex in the 78704 area with city views. We'd like to convert the
Dear Mickyb,
You will need to check with the city to determine the current building codes and restrictions. There are impervious cover limitations. You may not be able to add as much s ... more
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1st Zero-Emi…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
1st Zero-Emissions Realtor answered:
should I sell my leased house in spring 2010 or continue to lease it in 2010?
If you need to sell it, do not wait another minute.
If you do not need to sell it, or if you do not have a compelling reason to sell it, then wait until 2013 or so.

Otherwise, sell ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Dec 29, 2009 Home Selling in Austin
Mylendingpla…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Mylendingplace.com answered:
How do I get you to update my listing photos?
Steve, if you're looking for places to upload your listings consider http://www.austinhouse.net/Austin-Texas-Real-Estate.php

It's a free site that serves two purposes: Hel ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Dec 29, 2009 Home Selling in Austin
John Watts, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
John Watts answered:
Will spring 2010 look any better for selling a house?
Lizogers,

There is some indicators that the Spring will be the start of a Sellers Market. The logic behind this, new home builders will not have an abundance of lots available to bu ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 23, 2009 Home Selling in Austin
Betina Forem…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Betina Foreman answered:
check the link below which shows sqft as 1308????In reality the sqft is 2913 sqft...
Dear Ash,
When I followed the link it shows the Trulia site reporting 2913SF built in 1997 on a .17 acre lot. I am not showing the 1308SF anywhere.
Betina
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 11, 2009 Home Selling in 78739
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Voices Member answered:
The sq ft on 5704 Trelawney, MLS# 3222947 is 2903 sq.ftYou are showing 1308 sqft. Travis rec shows 2903 sqft
Dear Ash:

I don't know what you are looking at, but the MLS says it is 2913 square feet. When it sold in 1998, that MLS number also said 2913. Would you like me to open up a gat ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Sep 9, 2010 Home Selling in 78739
Dominick Dina…, Real Estate Pro in San Antonio, TX
Dominick Dina, MA, REALTOR®, GRI, e-PRO, TAHS, Broker/Owner answered:
I plan to sell my condo in the next few months and want to get it in good shape.
Mac,

You already know part of the answer...the a/c is 20 years old and an inspector will tell that to a potential buyer. Seems like you have no choice there. Look around for an a/c ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 23, 2009 Home Selling in Austin
Bruce Lynn, Real Estate Pro in Coppell, TX
Bruce Lynn answered:
If I sell my property in Austin, Texas I have to pay 20% of taxe from the sales value because I'm a non
You might want to check with a title company or board certified real estate attorney.
There's a couple of ideas. Not sure they will work, but possible.
1. Transfer title to an LLC ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 18, 2009 Home Selling in Austin
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