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Kelly Pessis, Real Estate Pro in 90265
Kelly Pessis answered:
What are things I should look for when I am contemplating purchasing a property that seems to be very cheap.?
Regardless of price, conduct full inspections of the property, systems, area (borrow a dog and go for a walk, talk to neighbors, do drive-bys day and night, weekend and weekdays.
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 29, 2015 Home Buying in 23231
Jasmine Honey…, Home Buyer in Maidens, VA
Jasmine Honey Henley asked:
looking for a home to rent, how do i go about this?
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 28, 2015 For Rent in Richmond
Voiletu, Home Buyer in Fort Worth, TX
Voiletu answered:
How long does it typically take to close on a house with an FHA loan?
"If you’re talking about the entire process from loan application to final approval and closing, there are dozens of variables. So it’s hard to assign an exact length of time to the ... more
1 vote Share Flag Wed May 20, 2015 Home Buying in 23226
Bridget Hodg…, Real Estate Pro in Richmond, VA
Bridget Hodgson answered:
How close to university of richmond virginia is this apt?
HI Sommerbug,
I am just seeing your question now, and do not see an address attached , or a listing. I do not have a ton of info on the local rentals, but I do know the area around U ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 18, 2015 Rentals in Richmond
Bridget Hodg…, Real Estate Pro in Richmond, VA
Bridget Hodgson answered:
How frequently do you update records from the local MLS? I just made a correction for one of my listings.
Hi Andrew,
Your listing should definitely be updated by now, but you can also edit your listings if necessary through trulia rather than wait for updates. ( just in case this comes up ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 18, 2015 Using Trulia in 23231
Bridget Hodg…, Real Estate Pro in Richmond, VA
Bridget Hodgson answered:
Best Place to Take Classes for License
Hi Cindy,
It is completely overwhelming - I remember that feeling! There are so many options, and really it has more to do with your schedule, and your learning style and preferences. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 18, 2015 Agent2Agent in Richmond
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in 98074
Dan Tabit answered:
I am reviewing a "Exclusive Right to Represent Buyer Agreement". I do not see a clause for "early termination" or "opt-out" clause for the agreement.
1twomany,
Do your research first and only sign a listing agreement with a quality agent. When we post a home for sale, our time, energy and expenses are largely front loaded. If I'm ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 9, 2015 Home Buying in Richmond
Trevolyn Hai…, Real Estate Pro in Chino, CA
Trevolyn Haines (909)262-6221 answered:
Prospective landlord wanting to see current residence
I am not a lawyer but my understanding is that if you both have already signed the lease and he has already accepted payment and unless this condition was already agreed to by you and a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 4, 2015 Rentals in Richmond
Robin.hagy, Home Buyer in Richmond, VA
Robin.hagy asked:
I am scheduled to close this Friday. The bank just ran my credit again. I had a hard inquiry from Directv regarding having service set up once we move. The bank is now questioning this in their final review. Will this stupid cable cause the loan to fall through?
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 15, 2015 Home Buying in Richmond
Erin Evans, Real Estate Pro in Niskayuna, NY
Erin Evans answered:
Moved out of house because of closing and buyer failed to close.
I am so sorry you had to experience that. Consulting an attorney is your best bet.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 13, 2015 Home Selling in 23294
Lynn Davis, Real Estate Pro in 23111
Lynn Davis answered:
I have a question about buyer's agents...
If you didn't sign a buyer's agreement, you are not obligated to work with the agent. However, I would not discount using him just because he is new. New agents work closely with thei ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 13, 2015 Home Buying in 23221
Lynn Davis, Real Estate Pro in 23111
Lynn Davis answered:
Middle-aged, empty nest couple from NYC considering relocating to Richmond.
I'm a lifelong resident of the Richmond, Virginia and surroundings areas. You will probably want to start your search in The Fan, Downtown, Shockoe Slip and Shockoe Bottom areas for th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 13, 2015 General Area in Richmond
Brian Martuc…, Real Estate Pro in Washington, DC
Brian Martucci answered:
How to shop for a mortgage loan for a co-op unit ("share loan")?
On a co-op the best option you have is asking the listing agent or management company who the co-op has all of their "recognition agreements' with. These are the agreements that some le ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Apr 5, 2015 Financing in 23221
cinsamlal, Home Buyer in Reisterstown, MD
cinsamlal answered:
What does"as is", "short sale", "subject to 3rd party approval" mean?
I am buying my house in cash its a short sale I have waited over 4 months I got all party to sign and the bank made a counter offer I gave them the number they ask for, they will approv ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 1, 2015 Home Buying in Northern Barton Heights
Jackie Rajabi, Real Estate Pro in Richmond, VA
Jackie Rajabi answered:
How do I stop the emails?
Hi Jess,
look for the unsubscribe option usually on the bottom of the page or just block the sender.
Please let me know if you need help to find your next home.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 27, 2015 Home Buying in Richmond
Sarah Jarvis, Real Estate Pro in Richmond, VA
Sarah Jarvis answered:
Average price per sq ft in this zip 23226 is 109. This condo lists at 205 sq ft, is that realistic?
$109/SF is not accurate and I would question the valuation. Condos tend to trade at least $70/SF higher (obviously this varies by project) but that feel quite low. If you want to comp ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 5, 2015 Market Conditions in Richmond
Sarah Jarvis, Real Estate Pro in Richmond, VA
Sarah Jarvis answered:
Have small condo (1 BR 1 Bth) located near the VMFA. Interested in selling
We have an entire site dedicated to nothing but condominiums in Richmond Va. It contains a lot of information, not just about condos for sale, but a great deal about financing, managem ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 5, 2015 Home Selling in 23220
Jamie Younger, Real Estate Pro in Henrico County, VA
Jamie Younger answered:
Is Traylor Estates in Hugenot?
Here's the public web page for Traylor Estates with additional info: http://traylorestates.hoa-express.com/
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 4, 2015 Market Conditions in Richmond
Jamie Younger, Real Estate Pro in Henrico County, VA
Jamie Younger answered:
I'm looking for supra lockboxes for sale...the ibox BT LE model only! Used or new. Does anyone have any they are selling? Thanks
Try your local real estate board or sending an email blast to various real estate offices.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 4, 2015 Agent2Agent in 23226
Jamie Younger, Real Estate Pro in Henrico County, VA
Jamie Younger answered:
Can i buy a house in VA with a Credit score of a 609?
Your best bet is to speak with a lender to get qualified. There are other factors in addition to a credit score in order to be approved for a loan.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 4, 2015 Home Buying in 23231
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