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Calvin James, Home Buyer in Orem, UT
Calvin James answered:
How confident are we about mold remediation?
I would feel pretty confident. I've used mold remediation at my house before and it worked well. I would go into the process with confidence. Just make sure you get a good service in ... more
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Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
how do you prevent scams from listing on your website?
CFrank,
Rental scams are common here and on any site that allows the general public to post. Please be very cautious with deals that seem too good to be true. NEVER send money expect ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 17, 2014 Rentals in 02115
Raleigh Homer, Home Buyer in Raleigh, NC
Raleigh Homer answered:
when listing a home who is responsible for checking the title/liens on the property?
In California, the listing agent will go through his/her Real Estate broker to check the title of the property but they wouldn't do the title search and examination when listed. At the ... more
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Alexi Kor, Home Buyer in Boston, MA
Alexi Kor asked:
Opening a rent/hostel business in Boston related question Gday everyone,
My name is Alexi and one of my recent business ideas were to expose myself to the real-estate opportunity in Boston. As we may know Boston is one of the most best known tourist…
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 15, 2014 Market Conditions in Boston
Miguel Osorio, Real Estate Pro in Windermere, FL
Miguel Osorio answered:
What are your thoughts on homes with solar panels?
Technology is always a Plus+ if you can afford it.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 15, 2014 Agent2Agent in 02132
Kelsey Compa…, Home Buyer in Provo, UT
Kelsey Compars answered:
Is there a reputable air duct cleaning service in MA? Looking to clean out some mold from the HVAC
I would recommend looking into a few different places before you make your decision. I know that is what I always do. I have a lot of pets so I have to get mine cleaned often.

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Janis Pacheco, Real Estate Pro in 02116
Janis Pacheco answered:
What are the advantages of 15-year and 30-year loan terms?
If you need help with your real estate questions, please call me at 617-775-0590.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 4, 2014 Home Buying in Back Bay
Jannelle RE…, Real Estate Pro in 02119
Jannelle RE Richardson answered:
My wife and I are looking to buy in the Charlestown, MA area
My company offers a list of off-market homes in our weekly newsletter. Please feel free to sign up for more information here on our website - http://jannelle.livecharlesgate.com
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 3, 2014 Home Buying in Charlestown
Jannelle RE…, Real Estate Pro in 02119
Jannelle RE Richardson answered:
I am looking to move in mid-july/August 2015, looking to rent a 2 BHK,
Hi Vishesh,

Unfortunately, its a little early to start looking for July/August apartments. But you can check out my website www.beantownerentals.com I will be updating my listings ov ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 3, 2014 Rentals in Brighton
David Fay, Real Estate Pro in Boston, MA
David Fay answered:
ITIN holder lives in California, needs a mortgage for an investment property in Boston - should go to bank in California, or Boston?
By working with a lender in the state you are purchasing the underwriter will have local knowledge and be able to understand any nuances with the property. You'll also be able to work w ... more
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susanfoster1, Other/Just Looking in Boston, MA
susanfoster1 answered:
I'm interested in a 1,295 sqft 3-bedroom condo. But the condo fee, which includes heat and central AC, is $659. Is it too high?
depends on where you are. In MA you will need snow shoveling, grass mowing, leaf raking, gutter cleaning, etc. in addition to heat and AC. Also is water and sewer included? shoudl be f ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 22, 2014 Home Buying in Jamaica Plain
susanfoster1, Other/Just Looking in Boston, MA
susanfoster1 answered:
Distance to Boston university
assume you mean the Charles River (main) campus - about 4 miles, but no direct public transportation. good bike lanes though.
To MED campus there is orange line T to Mass ave then b ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 22, 2014 Traffic & Public Transportation in Jamaica Plain
Lynn Brock, Real Estate Pro in Sarasota, FL
Lynn Brock answered:
How early should I leave Danvers to get to Lexington by 7:30 AM to avoid traffic?
According to google maps they are about 40 minutes apart. So I would suggest leaving at about 6:45.

Hope this helps.

Best Regards
Lynn Brock
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 21, 2014 Traffic & Public Transportation in Boston
Jannelle RE…, Real Estate Pro in 02119
Jannelle RE Richardson answered:
Hi: Im seeking for an apartment with only 1 bedroom in southend, Boston Thanks
Hi, Apartments in the South are generally spacious and pet friendly. Do you have a pet? Feel free to reach out to me if you would like me to conduct a search for you. My email is jricha ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 20, 2014 Rentals in South End
Myersjulie31, Home Buyer in Blakeslee, PA
Myersjulie31 answered:
Interested in buying property but not sure what to becareful of?
When I look for houses, I really like having trees in the yard, but having too many generally depends on the opinion of each person. If you are worried about them being too close to the ... more
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Andrew Gollub, Real Estate Pro in Hull, MA
Andrew Gollub answered:
Best locations on the water to own/dock your yacht
Hello Everett,
The seaside community of Cohasset is a jewel of the south shore, and is 45-60 minutes to Newton, depending on traffic. There is a very unique and impressive property the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 15, 2014 Home Buying in Boston
Curtis Key, Real Estate Pro in 02129
Curtis Key answered:
Parking spots in Charlestown
That definitely depends on the location. I can say that most parking spots will rent for $200-300 per month in Charlestown so, I guess you could reverse engineer that. But, there are ma ... more
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Curtis Key, Real Estate Pro in 02129
Curtis Key answered:
My cousin just pointed out my unit 16 Claremont Park, Unit #4 , Boston is incorrectly listed as a 1 bedroom/1 bath. It is a 2 bedroom/1 bath unit...
Depending on where the information comes from. Check the public records to see how it's listed there. It's my understanding that these sites populate the information from there. However ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 12, 2014 Home Buying in Boston
Steve Kim, Home Buyer in Upper Saddle River, NJ
Steve Kim answered:
My roommate and I will not be moving in until January 1st. Is there a way to sort apartments by availability date?
Respond to my last question you coward.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 11, 2014 Rentals in Boston
Curtis Key, Real Estate Pro in 02129
Curtis Key answered:
What are 5 necessities to prep yourself and your apartment for cold weather?
Window Insulation
Remove window air conditioners
Furnace/Boiler Tune Up
Clean Chimney
Portable heaters definitely help for those 'cold spots'

Stay warm!
0 votes Share Flag Mon Nov 10, 2014 Quality of Life in Boston
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