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Larry Tollen, Real Estate Pro in Durham, NC
Larry Tollen answered:
If I purchased my home just under a year ago and I need to sell it before living in it for two years, what will the tax penalty be for selling before
If you make money on the sale. then then that profit is taxed as earned income. IN other words at whatever tax bracket rate you are in. It's highly unlikely you're going to net a lot of ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 4, 2014 Home Selling in 92009
Elizabeth St…, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
Elizabeth Story answered:
I am trying to post onto Trulia my house for sale but it is asking for my license number. I am not an agent. How do I post for free?
Selling your home by yourself is risky business. There's a reason so few people do it. There are a lot of disclosures involved and if not done properly, you can open yourself up to lega ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Dec 20, 2013 Home Selling in 92011
Michael Blue, Real Estate Pro in 92008
Michael Blue answered:
In today's market in the North County of San Diego, what is the realtor's commission likely to be and can the seller negotiate the
Tradional is 6%. Discounts and negociation are common by law, strong brokers with clientele and marketing budgets not likely to offer discounts, however much more involved, short sale ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 23, 2013 Home Selling in 92011
Melia Indra, Real Estate Pro in 92067
Melia Indra answered:
what is a pre forclosure sale what is a short sale Thank You Jeff M?
The short sale is a transaction in which the home is being sold less than the owned mortgage payoff, a buyer submits an offer on a property, the offer is presented to current owner who ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 16, 2013 Home Selling in 92011
Jim Simms, Real Estate Pro in Louisville, KY
Jim Simms answered:
How does seller financing work?
It can work very well for both parties as long as everything goes as planned. If you are buying a home and seeking financing from the seller be careful if there is an existing mortgage ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Nov 14, 2011 Home Selling in Carlsbad
Dave Kearney, Real Estate Pro in Carlsbad, CA
Dave Kearney answered:
My attached neighbor was just released from jail. He is now a registered sex offender. Kids under 13. What is the impact on my home's value?
I think the other agents have covered the topic very well. If you feel this neighbor is a threat to you or your family, then sell the home and do not worry about getting a little less ... more
1 vote Share Flag Tue Sep 28, 2010 Home Selling in 92010
Peter Whittet, Real Estate Pro in Carlsbad, CA
Peter Whittet answered:
Who was the listing agent for this property, 3639 Cheshire Ave?

Just a thought for you it is often to your advantage to have your own representation in a real estate transaction. If that is something you would like, I would love to help and ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 16, 2009 Home Selling in 92010
Vicky Chrisn…, Real Estate Pro in 20132
Vicky Chrisner answered:
How do I negotiate with lender for company relo purchase that will still leave me with owing $100k?
Samantha, when you say "relo purchase" do you mean a relocation company is buying your home? If so, you may need to take some extra steps before you call Chase. In any case, if you'd ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 24, 2009 Home Selling in 92009
Keith Sorem, Real Estate Pro in Glendale, CA
Keith Sorem answered:
What resources are available in San Diego for people who have lost their homes & are facing homelessness?
The Salvation Army would be a great place to start. Also the YMCA and YWCA. They should ask for transitional housing situations. Hopefully the husband can find a job in the near f ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 10, 2009 Home Selling in Carlsbad
Bill Richard, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
Bill Richard answered:
How should I pick an agent in Carlsbad, CA?
Steve posted this question to see what kind of answers Realtors would give. SInce this is simply a blog you never loose by placing your thoughts on it.



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0 votes Share Flag Mon Oct 8, 2007 Home Selling in Carlsbad
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