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Sean Dawes, Other/Just Looking in Philadelphia, PA
Sean Dawes answered:
I am a software Engineer looking for investment properties in Santal Clara, Sunny Vale .Any properties in thiese areas with positive cash flow?
Your best bet is to connect up with and form a relationship with a realtor who can look for you. I suggest going under the find a pro feature and interviewing a few local agents and ta ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 7, 2010 Home Buying in Sunnyvale
Aileen La Bo…, Real Estate Pro in Los Altos, CA
Aileen La Bouff answered:
how safe is 94089? gangs, burglaries, incidents, etc.
Hi Sue,
The local Police department has records on crime statistics in each area. These statistics cover all crimes reported, whether a false alarm or not, so take them with a grain o ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Dec 23, 2012 Home Buying in Lakewood
Marcy Moyer, Real Estate Pro in Palo Alto, CA
Marcy Moyer answered:
Is any agent willing to represent a buyer for 1% fees?
SOS,
While the buyer does not pay the commission there are circumstances where the buyer's agent can cover closing costs which would in effect rebate the buyer the agent the comm ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Oct 28, 2011 Home Buying in Sunnyvale West
Joe Wilson,  in San Jose, CA
Joe Wilson answered:
The powerlines which run parallel to 280 between sunnyvale and cupertino -- are they high voltage power lines.
Hi Adhya,

"High" is a relative term but yes, these are high voltage lines. Any power lines regardless of voltage create an electromagnetic field (EMF) that radiates out in ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 16, 2011 Home Buying in Sunnyvale
Glen Mitchell, Real Estate Pro in Half Moon Bay, CA
Glen Mitchell answered:
want to buy a property without an real estate agent. We have found a house we really like. Which form/format should I be using to write an offer?
realtors are members of associations which provide forms for them to use. These forms are constantly update and reviewd by attorneys hired by these associations. Outside of realtors, ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 16, 2015 Home Buying in 94087
Wendy Boso, Real Estate Pro in PLTD, OR
Wendy Boso answered:
want to buy a property without an real estate agent. We have found a house we really like. Which form/format should I be using to write an offer?
I would use an agent. When spending hundreds of thousands of dollars it's best to consult the experts. After all if something pops up, who will fix it? Who will negotiate on your ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 22, 2009 Home Buying in 94087
David Allen…, Real Estate Pro in Sunnyvale, CA
David Allen Rivas answered:
I am looking at one of your properties at Tilton Dr and it is listed at 16500. This property still available and I would like to know whether the
Hi Susan;

If your talking about Tilton Drive in Sunnyvale, the last sale was for 1,060,000 in 5-09. 16500 would most likely be the wrong price quoted.

Born, raised, work and still ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 18, 2009 Home Buying in Sunnyvale West
Marcy Moyer, Real Estate Pro in Palo Alto, CA
Marcy Moyer answered:
Good Realtors in Sunnyvale/Santa Clara area???
Newbie,
Evelyn Glen in Sunnyvale by KB homes is a wonderful new development near downtown. Also there are some new condos on Morse. both of these are in your price range. I would be h ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Oct 17, 2009 Home Buying in 94087
Justin Brenn…, Real Estate Pro in La Jolla, CA
Justin Brennan -Brennan Real Estate answered:
can I cancel a contract - help please?
Hello,
you can cancel a real estate contract but there may be consequences for cancelling. You need to read your contract and determine your contingency periods for various items such ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 21, 2009 Home Buying in Sunnyvale
David Allen…, Real Estate Pro in Sunnyvale, CA
David Allen Rivas answered:
what are the disadvantages and advantages of owning a mobile home compared to owning a condo or single homes?
Mobile homes have space rents from 500-$900 per month depending on the mobile home park.
Condo has Home Owners Association fees from 200-500 per month depending on the complex.
Single ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 8, 2016 Home Buying in Sunnyvale
David Allen…, Real Estate Pro in Sunnyvale, CA
David Allen Rivas answered:
Will the house prices on Pastoria Ave, Waverly and Florence St go up when the Sunnyvale downtown comes up (?
Yes! These area's will bounce back in good way and value's will increase when the area is completed. I was born and raised in this town and I have seen the good and the bad. This ha ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 3, 2009 Home Buying in Sunnyvale
Aileen La Bo…, Real Estate Pro in Los Altos, CA
Aileen La Bouff answered:
I am planning to place an offer through the listing agent. In Calfornia, is it legal to ask for incentives
It isn't illegal, but whether you're asking the listing agent or the buyer's agent, you're asking them to give you part of their salary. Some agents might allow that to happen, but then ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 14, 2009 Home Buying in Sunnyvale
David Allen…, Real Estate Pro in Sunnyvale, CA
David Allen Rivas answered:
Does it make sense to to rent-to-own in California silicon valley ? What are pros and cons of rent-to-own ?
Hey it's Samexp! How have you been?
Rent to own. Is only a good idea for the seller in most cases. It could be good for the buyer if you have great terms and a good attorney to draw ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Sep 11, 2010 Home Buying in 94087
Bill Mccord, Real Estate Pro in San Jose, CA
Bill Mccord answered:
How are condos currently being appraised ?
This has nothing to do with being a Condo or Town House.
The methodology for appraisal has not and will not change. Problems are occuring due to the new Fannie Mae/Freddy mac requireme ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 21, 2009 Home Buying in Sunnyvale
Bill Mccord, Real Estate Pro in San Jose, CA
Bill Mccord answered:
What would the impact be on the value of my home in a townhouse community if one homeowner replaced all his?
Katherine,
Owners are restricted by the CC&R's from doing anything that could potentionally reduce the value of any property in the community. If this appears to be the case you should ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 16, 2010 Home Buying in 94086
Ulli Rieckma…, Real Estate Pro in Los Altos, CA
Ulli Rieckmann-Fechner answered:
94087 inventory
Hi Joseavilar,

As of today the MLS shows in ZIP code 94087: 76 active single family homes for sale; 0 short sales or REO's
17 active condos or townhomes; 2 of them short sales or RE ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 13, 2009 Home Buying in 94087
Marcy Moyer, Real Estate Pro in Palo Alto, CA
Marcy Moyer answered:
I'm looking at buying a condo on Carlisle Way, Sunnyvale.. for around 510K.... how does this compare with?
Pam_ela.
Carlisle is in the Cupertino School District but the townhomes there are not new, they are a condo conversion and pretty small compared to Evelyn Glen. Evelyn Glen is closer t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jul 25, 2009 Home Buying in 94087
Glen Mitchell, Real Estate Pro in Half Moon Bay, CA
Glen Mitchell answered:
How can I get a sold out townhomes history dated on January09?
send me the info you need to glenmitchell@remax.net

Glen
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 7, 2009 Home Buying in Sunnyvale
Aileen La Bo…, Real Estate Pro in Los Altos, CA
Aileen La Bouff answered:
Hi, I'm a physician just starting out, with a good salary and a pretty secure job, but not much saved up yet..
Hi Hspt,
It's unlikely that prcies will 'keep dropping'. What we're seeing in the market no is that things are beginning to turn around and multiple offers are beginning to occur agai ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 6, 2009 Home Buying in Sunnyvale
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