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Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
Who is responsible for burst water pipe?
Review your lease agreement as the answer may be in the document, or consult with an attorney who specializes in real estate, most professionals do offer a free consultation....
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Prime Homes…, Real Estate Pro in 11233
Prime Homes Brooklyn answered:
all the real estate agents either dont call you back or are very unprofessional! Don't bother using any of them...?
I find that to be very unfortunate that you have ran into agents who are disrespectful, lack manners and lack professionalism. I believe that we are among the most professional and prom ... more
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Jose Garcia, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Jose Garcia answered:
I am graduating and moving to Brooklyn in Dec. In uncertain times, is it better to rent or to buy a condo?
It is good idea to check your finance first to see if you qualify for purchasing a house or condo.
However, is great to know if you can qualify for a mortgage because sometimes you end ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 4, 2013 Rent vs Buy in 11228
Deborah E. H…, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Deborah E. Henry answered:
I am having a really rough time finding an apt for 4 adults and 2 cats in Dyker Heights for abt 3 months no luck with real estates or owner Help!!!!
Hello Linda,

Please call me to give me details. Thank you.

Deborah E. Henry
License Real Estate Sales Person
Charles Rutenberg Realty
127 East 56th Street
New York, NY 10022
... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 29, 2013 Rentals in 11228
Jose Garcia, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Jose Garcia answered:
Hello I have been looking for a 3bedroom duplex with a walk in apt forever in the 11228 zip code area. Can?
I would be happy to help if given an opportunity.
The best thing is to be aware of your finances statues
before hand.
Thank you I hope I can speak to you soon.

Sincere ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 3, 2013 Home Buying in 11228
Chris Miceli, Real Estate Pro in New York
Chris Miceli answered:
are there any one to two family homes on the market in dykerheights,bath beach, and bay ridge ?
I can recomend a few Realtors that I work with. Have you been Pre-Approved for a mortgage yet? If not please call me I would love to finance your mortgage. Please call, text ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 30, 2013 Home Buying in 11228
Mitchell Fel…, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Mitchell Feldman answered:
I have the deal that if the purchase under any circumstances does not success, I will lost my 10% deposit. I am afraid that is a scram.
Dear Roger:

You should be having an attorney represent you in the transaction who will review the contract with you and advise you if you should sign it or not and what the risks are ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue May 28, 2013 Investment Properties in 11228
Mitchell Fel…, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Mitchell Feldman answered:
What is the average cost for converting a one family home in Brooklyn from oil to natural gas?
Dear Theresa:

The cost to replace a heating system in that size house would usually be about $5,000.00. If you want to separate the hot water, that would cost you an additional $1,50 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 26, 2011 Going Green in 11228
Vincent Agri, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Vincent Agri answered:
I'm purchasing a three family split level type home in bensonhurst. (1 heater/boiler). Should I separate the heat for each apt? Worth the money
I find it strange that there is only one heating system for the the entire building. Request to see the Certificate of Occupancy to make sure that you are buying a legal 3 family and no ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Nov 1, 2010 Home Buying in 11228
Deborah Madey, Real Estate Pro in Red Bank, NJ
Deborah Madey answered:
Does the real estate agent selling my home have to check to see if buyer having all cash offer really has this cash? Or a real estate lawyer or who?
Your Realtor and attorney should work together. Either party can perform this function. In NY, it might more commonly be an attorney as compared to other states. But, Realtors of ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 14, 2010 Home Selling in 11228
John Walin, Real Estate Pro in Libertyville, IL
John Walin answered:
What's the Escrowee's power? (seller's attorney)
In Illinois all parties, buyer and seller have to sign a release of earnest money after terminating a contract, to disburse refund to the buyer. Usually that goes without a hitch, howe ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Oct 9, 2010 Home Buying in 11228
Derek Eyring, Real Estate Pro in Tacoma, WA
Derek Eyring answered:
How to expedite a refund on a down payment?
It sounds to me that you are talking about earnest money here, rather than downpayment. Earnest money is essentially a deposit put in escrow to show good faith from buyer to seller so ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Oct 9, 2010 Home Buying in 11228
Get-smart, Other/Just Looking in Durham, NC
Get-smart answered:
How do I find comps for a particular property type and zip code.?
You can usually go to bank sites like the following link http://homevalue.wachovia.com/mortgage/. You can also contact an investor that provides comparable homes sales for owners to kn ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 27, 2010 How To... in 11228
Robert Green…, Real Estate Pro in Cherry Hill, NJ
Robert Greenblatt, MBA answered:
90 yo frame with stucco vs 90 yo brick home in Brooklyn
Hi Ekostalos. The stucco/frame vs brick home may be very different or very similar. That is just one aspect of the home. No 2 homes are the same. Find a home you love.....then get a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Sep 27, 2009 Home Buying in 11228
Nunzio Zappo…, Real Estate Pro in East Hampton, NY
Nunzio Zappola answered:
i want to buy out two partners house worth 600,000 need a 400,000 mortgage. Deed is held in our three names.
This is the guy you need to talk with , he has helped many of my clients\customers he can help you tell him I sent you he will respond to your needs and tell you straigh ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jun 17, 2009 Home Buying in 11228
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