Home Buying in 01748 : Questions & Answers

change location

cancel or

Q&A

12
Karen Koehne, Real Estate Pro in Marietta, GA
Karen Koehne answered:
Is it proper to give the buyer keys/access to property at a dry closing?
As a general practice, keys should not be given until monies have been conveyed. The closing attorney or title office will often times hold the keys as a matter of convenience and then ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 14, 2014 Home Buying in 01748
Michelle Car…, Real Estate Pro in Cupertino, CA
Michelle Carr-Crowe answered:
If a Seller emails a Buyer's Agent stating expressly, "I accept the Buyer's offer,for $xxx," is there a legal contract?
You have received some excellent advice here. Another colleague in a different state recently shared that an email "meeting of the minds" was upheld by law as full acceptance.

Of co ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 25, 2013 Home Buying in 01748
Heath Coker, Real Estate Pro in Falmouth, MA
Heath Coker answered:
In the middle of dry closing between overseas buyer and seller and need help. Suspect some sort of scam
I would follow the advice of your attorney.

This is one reason why I would use a local legal professional.


(Please note: when you choose an answer as a Best Answer, or at least ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 15, 2013 Home Buying in 01748
Christine M.…, Real Estate Pro in Wilbraham, MA
Christine M. Moran answered:
In the middle of dry closing between overseas buyer and seller and need help. Suspect some sort of scam
There is a big scam just like that. After you wire them the funds the check bounces. It is usually run with an Asian male name as the buyer and sometimes the country is Canada where the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 11, 2013 Home Buying in 01748
Lynne Hagopi…, Real Estate Pro in Framingham, MA
Lynne Hagopian answered:
If there is a difference in year of built (2011) and year of occupancy(2013) after some additions. What year will be considered for future home price?
I would call the assessors office for the town and ask this question about what they recognize as the year built as most of the time realtors rely on public record. You can always discl ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 30, 2013 Home Buying in 01748
Christine M.…, Real Estate Pro in Wilbraham, MA
Christine M. Moran answered:
can I get out of a closing July15 not happy at all , please help seen house 1 time what can i do can I get out of signing what can i do?
If you are going to lose a hefty deposit you need to decide if you should buy and then resell down the road ...which would be a worse loss. Call an atty.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 5, 2011 Home Buying in 01748
Sandra J Ste…, Real Estate Pro in Cottonwood, AZ
Sandra J Steele answered:
Do I have to put money down if I an approved for a 100% financing?
Greeting and thank you for asking your question.

Your REALTOR® is there to work for you as a Buyer's Broker and should represent you with integrity. If you want your REALT ... more
1 vote Share Flag Sat Mar 5, 2011 Home Buying in 01748
Amy Mullen, Real Estate Pro in Shrewsbury, MA
Amy Mullen answered:
If I have been approved for $150,000.00 but only want to buy a home in the range of 65,000.00-75,000.00.
Hav1226,

Your agent should have your best interests in mind...even if that means you keep renting or spend less than your loan approval amount. At the end of the day, YOU have to li ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Oct 15, 2010 Home Buying in 01748
Matt Heisler, Real Estate Pro in 01532
Matt Heisler answered:
How much do you think an investor would pay for a home valued at 65000?
As noted below, an investor would pay a price that would enable him/her to achieve their financial goals. Fix and Flip, condo-conversion, buy-rent-and-hold, are all different strategie ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 19, 2010 Home Buying in 01748
Pat and Steve…, Real Estate Pro in Westlake, OH
Pat and Steve Pribisko answered:
a seller agent has acted in bad faith. We had a verbally accepted offer, our buyers agent sent the agreement to the seller's agent and
I am a Realtor & an Attorney (30 yrs), licensed for both only in OH & you're not my client. So, anything I write is my personal opinion. This type of issue happens & ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 1, 2010 Home Buying in 01748
Kim Marin, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Kim Marin answered:
Can you retract your counter offer before hearing back from the other party?
Just so you know, while a sales contract calls for earnest money, not paying the required earnest money per contract only puts the buyer in breach of contract and does not nullify the c ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 14, 2009 Home Buying in 01748
Search Advice

Followers

275
Email me when…

Learn more

Meet the Trulia VIPs
Jennifer Juliano, Agent in Southborough
Jennifer Juliano
Agent
Southborough
Robyn Nasuti, Agent in 01748
Robyn Nasuti
Agent
01748
Eileen Mason, Agent in 02038
Eileen Mason
Agent
02038
Home > Q&A > Massachusetts > Middlesex County > Hopkinton > 01748 > Home Buying in 01748
Copyright © 2015 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer