Home Buying in Richmond : Questions & Answers

change location

cancel or

Q&A

73
Christopher…, Real Estate Pro in Westchester, NY
Christopher Pagli - ABR, GREEN answered:
What are the crime rates?
You can visit www.CrimeReports.com and www.SpotCrime.com for in-depth stats.

Chris
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 26, 2014 Home Buying in Parchester Village
meggie.nick, Home Owner in Richmond, CA
meggie.nick answered:
Does the Annex feed into El Cerrito Schools?
Yes, the entire Richmond Annex and most of the surrounding neighborhoods attend El Cerrito High. The entire annex attend Fairmont Elementary, in El Cerrito.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 9, 2014 Home Buying in Richmond Annex
Alex Greer, Real Estate Pro in California
Alex Greer answered:
are there any gated upscale communities in Marina bay area that offer condos with 1 floor living, 2-3 bedrooms, 2-2 1/2 bath parking for 1-2 cars?
Yes. I would be more than happy to set you up with a custom search link. Just send me an email if you have any further questions.

Alex Greer
Loan Officer
NMLS #1056079

http://ww ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 29, 2014 Home Buying in Point Richmond
meggie.nick, Home Owner in Richmond, CA
meggie.nick answered:
Is Richmond Annex a good buy in today's market? Do children in the Annex attend El Cerrito schools? Thanks.
The children in the Richmond Annex and Southwest Richmond Annex both go to the same schools as nearby parts of El Cerrito. I would say this area is a best value for many people, especia ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 19, 2014 Home Buying in Southwest Annex
Liz Stevens, Real Estate Pro in Berkeley Hills, Berk...
Liz Stevens answered:
a question for Liz Stevens, you seem to have good info about the Marina bay area of Richmond, need help in long-term rental.
Hello Sam, my colleague Carl Medford sent your name and email address my way, but I must tell you, carl medford knows that area as well as I do, and I am managing an office full of ag ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 31, 2013 Home Buying in Marina Bay
Walter 'Skip'…, Real Estate Pro in Brea, CA
Walter 'Skip' Kersten answered:
Has anyone ever heard of a company called Standard, who is offering homes in different areas as pre-foreclosures.
I completely agree with Steve's answer. Pre-foreclsoure just meams the owner is behind on their payments. It does not mean they are for sale.
Good luck,
0 votes Share Flag Sun Oct 27, 2013 Home Buying in 94804
Glen Bell, Real Estate Pro in Berkeley, CA
Glen Bell answered:
I am thinking of putting my townhouse in Marina Bay for sale. Is it kind of late for the selling season? Should I wait till next year?
Inventory's going up, interest rates may be up in the spring and how lenders qualify and process loans will be changing next year. (All point to a challenging spring for sellers). The t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Oct 20, 2013 Home Buying in 94804
Brian Nguyen, Real Estate Pro in Mission Viejo, CA
Brian Nguyen answered:
Can I buy a house with my itin number?
There are lenders like myself that are able to give you a loan with just an itin number. I would need to speak with you about other information as well to be sure, but it's definitely p ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Oct 4, 2013 Home Buying in Richmond
Clark Goodri…, Real Estate Pro in Mill Valley, CA
Clark Goodrich answered:
Does anyone know the cost for monthly HOA fees for Marina Bay? Thanks, T.
I guess the first thing you should know about Marina Bay is that it is a neighborhood not, as the other answers below imply a single condominium complex. There are currently 11 existing ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Sep 15, 2013 Home Buying in Marina Bay
Rishab Jain, Real Estate Pro in California
Rishab Jain answered:
Are there more listings in the area? Any foreclosures?
There are various short sale and foreclosure list. Just send me an email or shoot.

Regards

Jain Rishab
Realtor
RE/MAX Active Realty.
4056 Decoto Road
Fremont CA-94555
Phon ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Aug 7, 2013 Home Buying in Marina Bay
Ernestina Va…, Real Estate Pro in Alameda, CA
Ernestina Vadillo answered:
was a short sale. but no longer due to lots of buyers. this home also will never appraise at the asking price. are we crazy to bid well above asking?
It was a Short sale, is not longer? it means is Bank Owned? if there are a lot of buyers the bank will accept the high offer. (the market is going up so fast). is up to you to bid over ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 1, 2013 Home Buying in East Richmond Heights
Andrew Kosel, Real Estate Pro in Berkeley, CA
Andrew Kosel answered:
I heard the neighbor say that the previous owner die in this property. Is it true?
Yes she did. Twenty years ago.
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 16, 2013 Home Buying in Hilltop Village
Ernestina Va…, Real Estate Pro in Alameda, CA
Ernestina Vadillo answered:
anyone know how much the hoa fee is on this home?
As of 2012, it was $110.00 it including exterior mantainance.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 4, 2013 Home Buying in Hilltop Village
Ron Thomas, Real Estate Pro in Fresno, CA
Ron Thomas answered:
THE HOME AT 3147 MOYERS IS IT UP FOR SALE RICHMOND CA
Dennis,
Please e-mail my Broker, Mike Rowland, at mikerowland@windermere.com
or call 510-222-9150, and he can check the MLS for you.
I do not have access from down in the Valley.

... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 24, 2013 Home Buying in Fairmede/Hilltop
Darrell Cara…, Other/Just Looking in Richmond, CA
Darrell Caraway Architect AIA answered:
How safe is the iron triangle?
It is not a place I would wish anyone to have to live in (A) the downwind from the refinery of course (B) residual from ship building WWII is slow to transform and (C) poor southern ori ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 23, 2013 Home Buying in Iron Triangle
Salim Vasani, Real Estate Pro in Vallejo, CA
Salim Vasani answered:
What's the best way to get an offer accepted in a seller's market?
All of the below and send a concise cover letter with your offer listing all documents and the order they are in. Make life easy for the Listing agent.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 24, 2013 Home Buying in 94805
Sandie Sing, Other/Just Looking in Turlock, CA
Sandie Sing answered:
What can I buy for $20000? Real estate wise? -Should I buy a land in west Contra Costa County? Or buy a farm within a 2 hour drive from WCCC?
I live in the central valley. Many farmers are aging. Their children have decided not to take over the ranches or the farm property which forces the family to sell their property.
It ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Dec 7, 2012 Home Buying in 94805
Darrell Cara…, Other/Just Looking in Richmond, CA
Darrell Caraway Architect AIA answered:
How long does it take from the time the bank took the property back to it being listed on MLS?
It can vary. Maybe a few days. Not long. Thats the main interest of the bank. To turn it over. The property will usually be sold in a short sale within 30 days after the foreclosure to ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 20, 2012 Home Buying in 94805
1 2 3 4
Search Advice

Followers

364
Email me when…

Learn more

Home > Q&A > California > Contra Costa County > Richmond > Home Buying in Richmond
Copyright © 2014 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer