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leachmark707, Home Buyer in Pine Bluff, AR
leachmark707 answered:
What if a landlord won't repair the plumbing,drippy Fawcett in. Bathroom sink and tub
I would review your leasing agreement. Do you have a copy of it? If not, I am sure that you can ask your landlord for a copy. Typically, it will state the landlords obligations for the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 13, 2015 Rentals in Fairbanks
Elizabeth Sc…, Real Estate Pro in 99701
Elizabeth Schok answered:
Anyone know of any month-to-month rentals that allow two large dogs and a small dog? moving up end of Nov, need a place to stay while I house-hunt
I may know of a short term month to month rental that allows pets. What kind of dogs and are they house trained? If you'd like to call me we can ta
lk about it. (907) 322-9188.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 6, 2014 Home Buying in Fairbanks
Ruth & P…, Real Estate Pro in 95030
Ruth & Perry Mistry answered:
Should we buy through the listing agent??
Hi Kate

You should get your Own Representation to avoid any Conflict
Of Interest.

Banks don't like to deal with Bueyrs directly.

Good luck
Ruth

www.ruthandperry.com
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jul 19, 2014 Home Buying in Fairbanks
Don Tepper, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax, VA
Don Tepper answered:
For Sale by Owner
That's fine. More power to you. You can write a blog about it here. However, as a non-agent, you can't actually get your house in the listings.

I suggest you read up on the subject. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Apr 12, 2014 Home Selling in Fairbanks
Gail, Renter in North Pole, AK
Gail asked:
I need help finding a 2br furnished apt SOON. We are in Alaska for work at North Pole refinery. Will be here 5-6 months.? Need would some place that would rent/lease monthly. Internet/cable.
Working 6 -10 hr days a week, off sundays so far.
Can you help in any way?
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 21, 2014 Rentals in Fairbanks
Judy Somers, Real Estate Pro in Fairbanks, AK
Judy Somers answered:
A Contingent Order- Sale- need help selling my home here in Alaska fast...can you assist..? RSVP- thanks..!
Mr. Demonbrun -

I'm not sure if you're looking for a Realtor to help you sell your home, or if you're trying to For Sale By Owner it yourself.
Should you like to consider using a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 20, 2014 Home Selling in Fairbanks
Tony Grech, Real Estate Pro in Michigan
Tony Grech answered:
Are down payments a requirement for a home loan when you're a first-time home owner?
Hi Kate,
Unless you are a veteran of the armed forces (VA mortgage) or purchasing in a rural area (USDA), then you are probably going to need to come up with a down payment.

FHA wil ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Dec 10, 2013 Home Buying in Fairbanks
Judy Somers, Real Estate Pro in Fairbanks, AK
Judy Somers answered:
are potential buyers allowed to get the average utility costs for properties they are considering buying? thank you.
In Fairbanks, most REALTORS will include utility usage - fuel oil, electric, water/sewer - in the disclosure packet of information. We ask the Seller to authorize utility companies to ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Oct 26, 2013 Home Buying in Fairbanks
Judy Somers, Real Estate Pro in Fairbanks, AK
Judy Somers answered:
Are there any local lenders who will lend on a log cabin -that does not have a concrete foundation? I have excellent credit.
Hello Miles!
Your best bet would be checking with Mt. McKinley Bank. They lend on cabins with post on pad foundations with one of their in-house programs.
If you need any further a ... more
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Dana , Real Estate Pro in Fairbanks, AK
Dana answered:
i tried the number here but does not work how do i see this property
There are also many experienced landlords in the Fairbanks community renting their homes at fair prices with excellent service and open arms. Let common sense prevail of course.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 9, 2013 Rentals in Fairbanks
Jim Garcia, Real Estate Pro in Castle Rock, CO
Jim Garcia answered:
how to find a realtor?
Look up the National Association of realtors - http://www.realtor.org

Jim Garcia
Your Castle Real Estate
Castle Rock, Castle Pines, Colorado
720-385-4497
jim.garcia@netzero.com
... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 8, 2013 Home Selling in Fairbanks
Debra (Debbi…, Real Estate Pro in Livingston, NJ
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
What needs to be done before listing a home for sale?
nothing like blatant self promotion.....might be nice to actually answer the question first
1 vote Share Flag Sun Aug 4, 2013 Home Selling in 99712
Alison Hillm…, Other/Just Looking in San Francisco, CA
Alison Hillman answered:
None of the condos at 1701 2nd Avenue in Fairgbanks have 2 baths. They have 1 1/2 baths...
Thanks for the insight! Helpful :)
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 8, 2013 Home Buying in Fairbanks
Christajoell…, Renter in Fairbanks, AK
Christajoella11 answered:
Average Utilities?
How do you suggest I find these rentals? I need pet friendly without a massive pet deposit. And I'm still hoping for some kind of ballpark average utility rate for a 2 bedroom 700- ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 24, 2013 Rental Basics in Fairbanks
Jessica Pasc…, Real Estate Pro in Fairbanks, AK
Jessica Paschall answered:
I will be relocating in Eielson AFb in Sept. It seems that it's not much listing for an apartment or condo
You won't find many apartments or condos if you are looking in Eielson AFB only. You might want to look in the Moose Creek & North Pole areas, they are close by.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 24, 2013 Rental Basics in Fairbanks
Alaskabrat11…, Home Buyer in North Pole, AK
Alaskabrat110864 answered:
What is the best alternative fuel to heating oil in regards to price?
Firewood, unlike any other heat source it stays longer and great heat value, and it doesnt cost any electric to burn it. win win situation.
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 15, 2013 Home Buying in Fairbanks
missymia, Home Buyer in Fairbanks, AK
missymia answered:
Statistically, what is the best month to sell a house in Fairbanks, Ak.?
The best time to LIST a house is Spring. March and April are good times because people are planning for the building season which is limited to mostly May - September or early October. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Apr 20, 2013 Home Selling in Fairbanks
Rich Harter, Real Estate Pro in North Pole, AK
Rich Harter answered:
how do i go about seeing about renting this unit?
Call me or my office, We can assist you in finding a rental.
907-385-3747 Office
907-322-5888 Cell
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 27, 2012 Rentals in Fairbanks
Beth Fread, Real Estate Pro in Matanuska-susitna Co...
Beth Fread answered:
Are there any private mortgage lenders in alaska or who do business here?
Most Definitely. Residential Mortgage, Preferred Mortgage, Homestate Mortgage and you might be able to qualify for Rural Development ... best wishes!

Beth Fread
0 votes Share Flag Tue Oct 30, 2012 Home Buying in Fairbanks
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