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Robert Chome…, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
Robert Chomentowski answered:
When a pest inspection is done on the escrow property does the real estate agent decide what parts of the house is inspected?
You should be able to get a copy of the report, that will tell you. The entire house is usually inspected. I highly recommend you to get your own pest inspection. Many times pest com ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 8, 2014 Home Buying in 90278
Kevin McLaug…, Real Estate Pro in Murrieta, CA
Kevin McLaughlin answered:
does the buyer in california have the right to do a final walk through before escrow closes?
Typically, yes. It is a standard clause in the purchase contract. The occupants, however, do not usually need to have vacated the property prior to the walk through unless specified in ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 8, 2014 Home Buying in 90278
Mercedes Van…, Real Estate Pro in Redondo Beach, CA
Mercedes Van Pelt answered:
Just purchased my first home with 20% down payment. How soon would I be able to apply for home equity line of credit for home improvements?
I would recommend you call a really reputable lender (if you want a referral let me know) and they will walk you through the process. There are a lot of great options but sometimes you ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Oct 4, 2014 Financing in 90278
Mercedes Van…, Real Estate Pro in Redondo Beach, CA
Mercedes Van Pelt answered:
How is the housing market in the South Bay of Los Angeles/Redondo Beach?
I specialize in the are of Golden Hills of Redondo Beach and recently ran some numbers. The inventory is extremely low so in the first half of 2014 there have been 57 homes sold. Of t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Oct 4, 2014 Market Conditions in 90278
Dorene Slavi…, Real Estate Pro in Culver City, CA
Dorene Slavitz answered:
when having a pest inspection on the house your are going to purchase does the real estate agent have a say in what is inspected?
Real Estate agents are not Structural Pest Inspectors. They can recommend Termite Inspection Companies they have used in the past and had good results with. They can recommend expanding ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 10, 2014 Home Buying in 90278
Ellis Posner, Real Estate Pro in Redondo Beach, CA
Ellis Posner answered:
See details below, trying to figure out if the seller can take my deposit?
Sounds to me like the seller may have received a better offer and is trying to get out of the deal. He can not unilaterally decide to change the terms and conditions he agreed to. Other ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 29, 2014 Home Buying in 90278
Ellis Posner, Real Estate Pro in Redondo Beach, CA
Ellis Posner answered:
I found evidence of termites 2 months after pest inspection and 1 month after close of escrow. Who pays for corrective treatment?
Most termite companies will offer some warranty of their work. However if they didn't do any work and only provided a clearance that's something different because as you correctly point ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 29, 2014 Home Buying in 90278
J.R. Thrasher, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
J.R. Thrasher answered:
Are "inactive" HOAs required to carry master policy insurance for the common area?
You would have to formally dissolve the HOA, which is probably not a good idea as you have an "undivided interest" with the other owner. You are trying to save a couple of $$$ but it co ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 12, 2013 Home Insurance in 90278
Lynne Pope, Real Estate Pro in 90254
Lynne Pope answered:
What percentage of the total residential market in Redondo Beach is rental units?
45.75 % with small vacancy factor and the rest owners. Its interesting but if N and S Redondo were separate then the rental factor is higher in N Redono. Many streets have 2 on a lot a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 3, 2013 Rentals in 90278
Martha Alonso, Real Estate Pro in Redondo Beach, CA
Martha Alonso answered:
How are is this house to beach?
Keith my bad I thought you were responding to me regarding the listing. I didn't even look at the email trail. Anyway this unit faces North awesome views of the Redondo Pier, Sand, Pi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 13, 2012 In My Neighborhood in 90278
Michael Diam…, Real Estate Pro in Rolling Hills Estates,...
Michael Diamond answered:
. in our contract, seller agreed to repair all section 1 termite damage, now he is refusing, and doesn't want to sell. What can we do?
For any legal questions/help needed, please consult with an attorney who specializes in real estate--have all your related paperwork reviewed and see exactly what options you may have-- ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 17, 2010 Home Buying in 90278
Royal Real E…, Real Estate Pro in 90275
Royal Real Estate Group answered:
How is the housing market in Redondo Beach?
Average day in market for house before home sold in Redondo Beach in 3rd quarter of this year (2010) is 69 days for zip code 90278. Average list price in Redondo Beach, Ca 90278 is $690 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Oct 9, 2010 Market Conditions in 90278
Kevin Olson…, Real Estate Pro in Colorado Springs, CO
Kevin Olson & Jessica Laude answered:
Will I be better off or worse off if I Buy a home right now.?
Even today buying a home does not guarantee it will hold value. Consumer confidence is low, and there are a lot of homeowners far behind on payments which means the future market isn� ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Oct 1, 2010 Foreclosure in 90278
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Voices Member asked:
Deed Upon Sale said the home sold "Pro Tanto"? How can the Grantee be Foreclosing Beneficiary and the information states the home sold pro tanto? What does that translate into from a RE professionals view
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 13, 2010 Financing in 90278
Mandy Akridge, Real Estate Pro in Redondo Beach, CA
Mandy Akridge answered:
Cash for keys or threat to call Sheriff...can they do that?
Take the cash for keys!!!
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 26, 2010 Foreclosure in 90278
Earla Ruetas,…, Real Estate Pro in Redondo Beach, CA
Earla Ruetas, REALTOR, ABR, GREEN, GRI, SFR answered:
Celeberty Homes is (I can guess) but is this a required disclosure to the buyer?
There's no such word as celeberty. I assume you meant, celebrity? Anyway, when it doubt, they say it's always recommended to disclose! disclose! disclose! If that is a matter ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 16, 2009 Celebrity Homes in 90278
Jerry Carew, Real Estate Pro in Manhattan Beach, CA
Jerry Carew answered:
Can broker still charge commission to seller if buyer cancels transaction during escrow?
You should seek legal advice. It's complicated.
Jerry
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 11, 2009 Home Selling in 90278
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Voices Member asked:
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0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 2, 2009 Foreclosure in 90278
John Easterl…, Real Estate Pro in Washington, NC
John Easterling answered:
Will someone explain What the Heck is a "Cash for Keys" Offer?
"Cash for Keys"....when a bank forecloses on a property owner and wants them to vacate that property, they may offer a "cash for keys" agreement if they agree to move out by a set date ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 13, 2009 Foreclosure in 90278
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