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Michelle Jar…, Real Estate Pro in Newport, RI
Michelle Jarzombek Drum answered:
How pricey is it to have to conduct your own tests and obtain any permits in Tiverton, RI?
What kind of tests. Radon no problem
But septic , lead etc needs to be done by a licensed individual. A septic test runs about $150.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 24, 2012 Home Buying in Tiverton
Jeremy Bailey, Real Estate Pro in Burrillville, RI
Jeremy Bailey answered:
Looking to buy in Tiverton, RI. Should our buyer's agent be finding out more info about a home's septic system, or do we just wait for the?
Hi James, you can contact DEM and they may have information on your septic system depending on how old it is.
Here's the link: http://www.dem.ri.gov/programs/benviron/water/permits/isd ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 24, 2012 Home Buying in Tiverton
Laurie M. Am…, Real Estate Pro in Westport, MA
Laurie M. Ammann answered:
We are first time home buyers looking to buy in Tiverton, RI. Are there any town regulations we should know about regarding septic systems?
Tivwerton, and other towns in Rhode Island unlike MA, do not have Title V to meet to close.
It is important for a buyer to request a septic/cesspool inspection with any offer. There a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 8, 2013 Home Buying in Tiverton
Laura Feghali, Real Estate Pro in Stamford, CT
Laura Feghali answered:
My husband is 62 yrs old, I am 45 and we have 11 year old twin girls. Can we purchase a home in a 55 community?
Hello Susan,
It really depends upon the by-laws of the community if children are allowed to reside there. I suggest that you contact the management company or a Board member of the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 26, 2011 Home Buying in Tiverton
Arthur Chapm…, Real Estate Pro in 02840
Arthur Chapman answered:
South Tiverton Home
First of all, you should have a buyers agent that is familiar with the area and has experience with properties that have had a failed septic system.

It is right that a seller shoul ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 26, 2010 Home Buying in Tiverton
Raymond Card…, Real Estate Pro in Middletown, RI
Raymond Cardoza answered:
I was interested in the forclosure on Bridle Way in Tiverton RI. There is no listed agent or bank. How do I find out who owns the house?

I am Ray Cardoza with Keller Williams Realty of Newport. I can get you in to see this home or any others in Tiverton and answer any questions you may have. Please call me at 5 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 8, 2010 Home Buying in Tiverton
Karen Hurst, Real Estate Pro in Warwick, RI
Karen Hurst answered:
We are obtaining FHA financing on a bank owened property. We were told by the lender that a home inspection
This is very typical. After the inspection you can either renegotiate your price, take out a larger loan to cover the costs of repairs, or buy another home. If you take out a loan to co ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 9, 2010 Home Buying in 02878
Charles Coac…, Real Estate Pro in San Jose, CA
Charles Coachman, SRES answered:
My husband and I are looking to buy a foreclosed property in RI. The asking price is WAY too high due to
This is a very common problem, but it is not yours. If you have done your due dilligence and $200K is what you feel comfortable offering for the home, then do it. The bank will ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 11, 2008 Home Buying in 02878
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