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Elau1004, Home Buyer in Santa Clarita, CA
Elau1004 asked:
What type of housing should I build on a small lot to maximize "profit" and why? I have a piece of land zoned for 3 units in an urban area. I can either build three 3-stories townhomes and divide and sell them individually or build two 2-story larger duplex units but…
0 votes Share Flag A few minutes ago Market Conditions in Oakland
NCHomes Team, Real Estate Pro in Chapel Hill, NC
NCHomes Team answered:
we sold our home of 25 years in 2015 and our looking for suggestions to reduce capital gains taxes
If this was your primary residence unless you made over $500,000 in profit, there are no taxes whatsoever.
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 10:32am Home Selling in 94601
Janamaguire49, Home Buyer in Oakland, CA
Janamaguire49 answered:
hello, Is landlord or tenant responsible for changing light bulb? this house is rented in Oakland, Ca. Thanks
I'm wondering about lighting up the walkway to the front door. There was none when i moved in,& he wouldnt purchase a motion sensor light or solor lights. This is on private property an ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 4, 2016 Rentals in Oakland
Eastcoastrea…, Home Buyer in Rockford, IL
Eastcoastrealtor4321 answered:
Is it worth it to do an FHA Streamline on an existing FHA loan?
It's always worth it if it's going to give you any benefit whatsoever. Your best bet is to talk to Home Loans For All. I will include a link to their website.
3 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 16, 2016 Financing in Oakland
Hollie Felts…, Real Estate Pro in Walnut Creek, CA
Hollie Felts-Howell answered:
who pays transfer tax in oakland, ca?
Hi, Everything in real estate is negotiable, but the common practices in the area are what matters for most buyers. In Oakland and Berkeley, it is most common practice that the buyer a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 8, 2016 Home Buying in Oakland
Claudia Mull…, Real Estate Pro in
Claudia Muller Gravelle answered:
How do I get details of a permit for work completed from the City of Oakland?
Your best start is to go to the city itself and obtain a copy of het permit.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 21, 2015 Home Buying in Oakland
Oliver.monic…, Home Buyer in Oakland, CA
Oliver.monica51 answered:
Are there any section 8 rentals in the North Oakland area 3 bed / 2 bath, garage and good yard space/?
are there any availble units for rent
0 votes Share Flag Fri Dec 18, 2015 Rentals in Oakland
Karen Peyton, Real Estate Pro in Chandler, AZ
Karen Peyton answered:
I cannot find a rentable safe place to live.. so many scams. I think it's starting to eat away at me...
Tara,
The easiest way to find a legitimate rental is to use an agent! You're right there are scams - too many of the them! Call an agent! If you don't know of one, use the "agent ta ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 17, 2015 Rentals in Oakland
Brenda Lynn…, Home Buyer in Frederick, MD
Brenda Lynn Kruse-mcconville answered:
If the landlord wants to move back into his house, can he force his tenants to leave?
I have three years lease to stay at the house and I only live here for 3 months.... Now landlord wants to move back into his house immediately and gives me 30 days to move out. What is ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Dec 13, 2015 Rentals in Oakland
Peter Govorc…, Home Buyer in San Francisco, CA
Peter Govorchin asked:
is 1516 Campbell for sale?
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 3, 2015 Foreclosure in Prescott
Claudia Mull…, Real Estate Pro in
Claudia Muller Gravelle answered:
Are there any Realtors out there that can work with a couple with bad credit ?
"Bad" credit is relative. What specifically are your credit scores?
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 19, 2015 Rental Basics in Oakland
Claudia Mull…, Real Estate Pro in
Claudia Muller Gravelle answered:
I am looking for an agent in Oakland who has experience working with VA loans.
Sucram65 I am a lender. I specialize in VA financing.
Please feel free to contact me direct at Claudia@divmg.com
There should be no reason to discourage you from a VA loan.
Many sel ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 19, 2015 Home Buying in Oakland
Claudia Mull…, Real Estate Pro in
Claudia Muller Gravelle answered:
How do I find a trustworthy Realtor?
I agree. Referal is the best way to go!
As a lender, I do know agents in your area that I work with and find very professional and honest.
Let me know if you need input! Claudia@divm ... more
1 vote Share Flag Thu Nov 19, 2015 Home Buying in Oakland
Johnpotto4, Home Buyer in Sacramento, CA
Johnpotto4 answered:
I need to find a loan ASAP my middle scores is 520,539 and my high score is 620. I need a loan now in Oakland, CA
Do you need a comfortable loan to your satisfaction? We are based in USA, We offer affordable loan at 3% interest rate available for local and international borrowers . We are certified ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 11, 2015 Home Buying in Oakland
NCHomes Team, Real Estate Pro in Chapel Hill, NC
NCHomes Team answered:
Landlord is trying to evict us for asking repairs to be made. letting landlord now hires son in-law and new tenant as Pro mgr who is harassing us
Contact and attorny and have tem write a letter to the Owner/Mgr letting them know you're prepared to take them to court if the harrassment doesn't stop immediately and if all repairs t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 3, 2015 Moving in 94603
 Sean, Real Estate Pro in CA,
Sean answered:
Home buying with a loan for primary residence, can I rent out a room?
Once you buy your home its fee simple deed. Means you own it lock, stock and barrel. Therefore you can do what you wish to do and have no one to answer to. No landlords, no check up as ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Oct 26, 2015 Home Buying in Oakland
Ed Jurenka, Home Buyer in Maple Shade, NJ
Ed Jurenka answered:
What can I do to sell my home in Kingsport, Tn?Built in 1920 and in great condition. 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, living room, large country kitchen, etc.?
List it or put a FSBO sign out front. Nothing you can do about neighboring properties unless they are in code violations as this is a free country and people have a right to live how th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 22, 2015 Home Buying in 94605
Arpad Racz, Real Estate Pro in San Jose, CA
Arpad Racz answered:
Considerations for home abutting commercial property?
Hi,

I would also inquire as to if there are any planned zoning changes for your subject property.

Kind regards,

Arpad
1 vote Share Flag Wed Oct 21, 2015 Home Selling in 94610
Rena Estes, Real Estate Pro in Berkeley, CA
Rena Estes answered:
looking for foreclosure duplex's, at leasts 2/2 or 3/2.
Look on Homesearch.com. I was just on the site this morning. I didn't see Peralta Hacienda, but there was a duplex on 35th Ave, Oakland.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 15, 2015 Foreclosure in Peralta Hacienda
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