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Jim Olive, Real Estate Pro in Key West, FL
Jim Olive answered:
Check your estimates
You can't trust ANY website for an accurate valuation. It's hard enough to estimate value for a HUMAN, and next to impossible for a computer. Sometimes the computer gets it right, but ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 27, 2015 In My Neighborhood in 01532
Denise DePalo, Renter in Northborough, MA
Denise DePalo asked:
Apartment wanted in Northborough/Westborough area in June/July timeframe. Must have an in unit W/D or hooks ups. 1 small dog, non smoker, prof adult Timing is everything. If those two beautiful renovated apartments in Northborough we available in June/July I would grab one in a second! I'm in a lease at Avalon Northborough until the…
0 votes Share Flag Fri Feb 20, 2015 Rentals in Northborough
USMortgageRa…, Real Estate Pro in Plano, TX
USMortgageRanger answered:
Is the Ball Street home still available?
HI Anita,

Congratulations on your decision to purchase a home. . I would suggest you get APPROVED not just pre-qualified. Let me explain the difference. When you start shopping for a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 31, 2015 Foreclosure in Northborough
John Kreiss, Real Estate Pro in 01545
John Kreiss answered:
Is it legal for my realtor to send my emails that discuss a response to the buyers offers, directly to the buyers agent WITHOUT notifying me that he?
Did you sign an agreement with this realtor to represent your interests as the seller?

I would recommend talking to him/ her and clarifying expectations.

If you feel that he/s ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 18, 2013 Home Selling in Northborough
John Kreiss, Real Estate Pro in 01545
John Kreiss answered:
Agent told me home was FHA approved. paid for home inspection found out it actually wasn't so deal off. Should agent reimburse me since?
You can certainly ask the agent for reimbursement. If he/she refuses to reimburse, you could consult with an attorney, but the expense could be more than what you're trying to recomver ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 18, 2013 Home Selling in Northborough
Heath Coker, Real Estate Pro in Falmouth, MA
Heath Coker answered:
Northborough vs Southborough
How did the move go?
What did you decide?

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0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 12, 2013 Home Buying in Northborough
Christine M.…, Real Estate Pro in Wilbraham, MA
Christine M. Moran answered:
Are there any homes for sale in the Briarwood Community? I am looking for a 2 bed rooms and 1 garage, but would check out a larger home.
Find an agent to be put on their MLS email so as soon as one is listing you'll have the first chance to see it.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 29, 2013 Home Buying in Northborough
Dennis Klima…, Home Buyer in Saint Petersburg, FL
Dennis Klimavich answered:
Selling Agent contacting Appraisor? Is this legal / ethical?
I have 27 years in full time residential appraisal. A couple of comments. First you are legally able to get a copy of the appraisal. You can do further investigation on each sale used ( ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 16, 2013 General Area in Northborough
Michael L Du…, Real Estate Pro in Northborough, MA
Michael L Durkin AlC , CBR, answered:
Does anyone know why so many houses are for sale and/or have recently sold on Fairway Drive in Northborough?
Hello, Fairway drive is built by Brendon Homes in the mid 2000,s It is one of the only high end neighborhoods to be built with Town water and Sewer . It has a draw all its own, as it is ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jun 19, 2013 Home Buying in Northborough
Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence answered:
My townhouse sold the first showing for asking price. I had requested the house be listed at a higher price and the realtor said no way.
Runnher, Milford Ma:

This is a truly conflicting issue. Having lost my spouse in the midst of a dramatic life change left me adrift and incredibly vulnerable. Six months is insuffici ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 6, 2013 Home Buying in Northborough
Stephen Webb…, Real Estate Pro in Seattle, WA
Stephen Webber answered:
We offered full price on a home. The agent counter-ed w/ a price 15K more. We didn't buy, but the home is still at original amount on MLS.
Sellers have that right and sometimes in hot markets things get a little goofy.
Learn your market, at least driving buy every property for sale in the area and price range you have se ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 6, 2013 Home Buying in Northborough
Corineteiten…, Other/Just Looking in Phoenix, AZ
Corineteitenberg answered:
Cost to replace a roof?? Standard colonial, peeling away the old layer. Thanks
Can be costly, depending on the size.
Find List of Roof Prices Here - http://tiny.cc/roofcost

If that doesn't help. Find roofers that specialize and grab some bids. Best way to find ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 27, 2012 Home Buying in Northborough
Karen Scopet…, Real Estate Pro in Northborough, MA
Karen Scopetski answered:
Are we getting scammed??
I would go to a credit union or a local bank for a loan. You will be able to see them in person:)
0 votes Share Flag Mon Nov 19, 2012 Credit Score in 01532
Karen Scopet…, Real Estate Pro in Northborough, MA
Karen Scopetski answered:
Is it impossible (or nearly impossible) to get a mortgage with weak credit (between 600-620) ... strong payment history, most credit maxed, but paying
Not impossible, you should talk to a profolio lender. You may pay a higher interest rate. Once your credit is better you can refi. Usually credit unions or local banks do profolio loans
0 votes Share Flag Mon Nov 19, 2012 Credit Score in 01532
Fales, Other/Just Looking in Westborough, MA
Fales answered:
Hi, I recently sold my home,happily for above asking and within a week of listing...about a day or so after we costed a neighbor who was partFaceboow
False post.

I just checked, no sale in NB in the past year has been above the original asking price.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 26, 2012 Home Selling in Northborough
bgk, Other/Just Looking in Westborough, MA
bgk answered:
Northborough VS Shrewsbury
School system in NB is regarded as superior to the system in Shrewsbury. Taxes are much higher in NB, both the rate and the actual tax.
1 vote Share Flag Mon Jan 30, 2012 Home Buying in Northborough
Heath Coker, Real Estate Pro in Falmouth, MA
Heath Coker answered:
Debating between buying an attached SF or a detached SF
Your question contains its own answer. Detached, larger and privately owned land, and same price point. No association restrictions that you'll have with an attached property. If t ... more
1 vote Share Flag Fri Jan 20, 2012 Home Buying in Northborough
Heath Coker, Real Estate Pro in Falmouth, MA
Heath Coker answered:
what does "Pending" (claimed by owner) mean?
Hi Rita, my guess is that you are either at Main St or Brigham St and waiting for your own pending designation. Others have answered the pending part, so the Claimed By Owner means th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 18, 2011 Home Buying in Northborough
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