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Alex Greer, Real Estate Pro in California
Alex Greer answered:
How much are the HMO fees on this propery?
What is the address? You did not post one. Just send me an email if you have any further questions.

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0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 9, 2014 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
Alex Greer, Real Estate Pro in California
Alex Greer answered:
does this park allow large dogs?
What park? Just send me an email if you have any further questions.

Alex Greer
Loan Officer
NMLS #1056079

http://www.TheMortgageOutlet.com
408-352-5147
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0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 6, 2014 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
Doug & Bud Z…, Real Estate Pro in Placerville, CA
Doug & Bud Zeller answered:
Need advice on house vs condo for year-round weekend use.
Talk to a couple of local experienced Realtors in the South Lake Tahoe area about these options and what properties / loans are available.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 13, 2014 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
Mandy Jia, Real Estate Pro in California
Mandy Jia answered:
Do the HOA fees include the space fee? Are there any utilities included? Thank you. Chris
Hi, Chris
The HOA Fee include garden and fire insurance fee. There are 4 units in the gate.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 10, 2013 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
John DL Aren…, Real Estate Pro in Encinitas, CA
John DL Arendsen answered:
I want to get land and build my self. In meantime live with shed as garage and in RV. What are the rules?
Au contraire Barbara, sometimes the best advice you'll get are from knowledgeable RE Professionals who are out of the area as they have no personal interest or stake in anything and are ... more
1 vote Share Flag Sun Oct 6, 2013 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
Dennelle Knu…, Real Estate Pro in South Lake Tahoe, CA
Dennelle Knudson answered:
Hi, Can any one tell me the true cost of living as a full time resident in the South Lake area for a 15k sf house, one car garage, 8k sf lot.
You are looking at paying about $200 to $250 per month for gas and about $175 for electric
Snow removal can be paid by the season at about $450 for the season or you can pay $45.00 eac ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Sep 26, 2013 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
John DL Aren…, Real Estate Pro in Encinitas, CA
John DL Arendsen answered:
for a mobile home park what are the average park space rent for south tahoe
You really should start with the park manager. You will have to fill out an application and be approved by them before you even make an offer on a manufactured home in a rental park

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0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 18, 2013 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
Brian Nguyen, Real Estate Pro in Mission Viejo, CA
Brian Nguyen answered:
Looking to buy our primary home in Tahoe but use it as a vacation rental and personal use 4 times a year. Would this be a good idea? email me
There are a few things you should consider when buying a second home. Also, a minimum credit score of around 620 will be needed in order to get a loan for a investment property. When it ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 3, 2013 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
Nadia Jones-…, Real Estate Pro in South Lake Tahoe, CA
Nadia Jones-Kirkman answered:
Hi There, I am not familiar with the area, what is the difference between North and south Tahoe?
Hi,
To be honest the big difference is the price. North Lake Tahoe is more expensive than South Lake Tahoe. North Lake Tahoe has a smaller community than South Lake Tahoe it is more ex ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 29, 2013 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
Wally Johnson, Real Estate Pro in South Lake Tahoe, CA
Wally Johnson answered:
can you potentially get more home and or property by purchasing a foreclosure or pre-foreclosure or short sale?
Keeping your options open to all sales is a key point, especially since foreclosure and short sale properties have many challenges that you need to discuss with a knowledgeable professi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 28, 2013 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
Chandra Watk…, Real Estate Pro in Redlands, CA
Chandra Watkins answered:
I did a short sale 3 years ago. Will I be able to buy an investment in tahoe or would I need to wait longer for the short sale to fall off my record?
You should be good to go! Speak with a lender to make sure everything else with your credit, debt ratios, and employment status are in order.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 19, 2013 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
Alison Hillm…, Other/Just Looking in San Francisco, CA
Alison Hillman answered:
Can the Tahoe Verde homes be used for a vacation rental?
Take a look here: http://www.trulia.com/for_rent/South_Lake_Tahoe,CA/SINGLE-FAMILY_HOME_type/

LOVE Lake Tahoe!

Ali
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 2, 2013 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
Jeffrey Spen…, Home Buyer in Clifton, VA
Jeffrey Spencer answered:
Are there local banks that will allow re-fi that do not follow the freddie and fannie guidelines?
More of the associate banks are trying to do refis. We just completed ours through GreenTree for 15 years at 3.5% fixed. Note that these banks are not mainstream and as such can be di ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 9, 2013 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
Eddie W. De…, Real Estate Pro in Irvine, CA
Eddie W. De Leon answered:
I have a vacation rental in south shore I need to refi its still underwater but by only 40,000 I think ? To refi does the bank get there own appraisal
Great question. The only way you can REFI if you are underwater is if the lian is owned by Freddie Mac or Fannie Mae and originated prior to June 2009. Not all if these loans are elig ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jun 8, 2013 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
Gregory Ochoa, Real Estate Pro in South Lake Tahoe, CA
Gregory Ochoa answered:
if you don't live in the area of south lake tahoe, is winter a bad time to buy?
Lake Tahoe attracts most of our visitors during the winter and summer months. Most sellers will take advantage of these seasons to expose their property to as many buyers as possible. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 11, 2013 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
Jeffrey Spen…, Home Buyer in Clifton, VA
Jeffrey Spencer answered:
I'm considering buying a investment property in Tahoe. I would lease it as a long term rental. Good or bad idea?
Good rental managers in Tahoe are hard to come by. We have had years of experience where they allow the property to go to waste. I have had to remodel my in-laws property twice due to ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 3, 2013 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
Mark Salmon, Real Estate Pro in South Lake Tahoe, CA
Mark Salmon answered:
Fractional ownership for vacation home wanted. Do they have anything like this in south shore. Condo or small house wanting to share with like minded
Brent is correct and as an MLS committee member we've been in touch with the listing agent on that Key's home to correct the problem. My fear is that it's obvious other agents aren't a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 4, 2013 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
ROBERT STILES, Real Estate Pro in 96150
ROBERT STILES answered:
Looking for a 25% partner in a vacation home in South Lake Tahoe
Just make sure the partnership is not in Tahoe Keys. The HOA does not allow it. Buyer beware.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Oct 29, 2012 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
Ginger Nicol…, Real Estate Pro in South Lake Tahoe, CA
Ginger Nicolay-Davis answered:
Is anyone aware of a home with seller financing in South Lake Tahoe.?
I currently have two listings that the owners would consider seller financing. What price range are you in?
Ginger Nicolay-Davis
Owner: Horizon Line Realty
ginger@mysouthlaketahoeho ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 11, 2012 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
Cindy Davis, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
Cindy Davis answered:
What constitutes a 'bedroom'? A few agents have marketed their listings as such "2bd/1bth- the loft is the 2nd bedroom" when I dont consider it a bdrm
I've encountered the same thing here in San Diego. I too, was always told a bedroom has to have a closet and have found unethical listing agents referring to a loft as a bedroom.

It' ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 24, 2012 Home Buying in South Lake Tahoe
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