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Karen Peyton, Real Estate Pro in Chandler, AZ
Karen Peyton answered:
Outdoor backyard options for rental property
You don't give the size of the backyard. Since your speaking of a deck, I'll assume it's quite small. Perhaps a deck, and xeriscape the rest, knowing water is at a premium. I would N ... more
1 vote Share Flag Yesterday at 10:23am Remodel & Renovate in 90039
Kathy Burgre…, Home Owner in Westchester, NY
Kathy Burgreen answered:
I entered new correct data and the site is still showing the same value and the old outdated information. When will it be fixed?
It won't. Websites like Trulia & Zillow use their own formula to put a value on your home. It's meaningless & doesn't include renovations unless your county recorded it & submits it as ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jul 25, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in 14052
DD24400, Home Buyer in Baltimore, MD
DD24400 asked:
How would an experienced property preservation company connect with agents/banks on REO rehabs and preservation work? We are currently a sub performing at a high level; beyond the prime, but do not have the direct agent connections.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 24, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in Baltimore
Martin Champ…, Renter in Bullhead City, AZ
Martin Champagne asked:
where are the mobile homes to rebuild?
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 24, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in 99204
Murphy Team, Real Estate Pro in 04101
Murphy Team answered:
Turning a 1/2 bath and laundry room into a full bath - on 1st floor.
If your question is "should you change the 1/2 bath into a full bath?" then the answer is "I would". This adds value and utility to your property.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 24, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in York
Emma Taylor, Home Owner in Seattle, WA
Emma Taylor answered:
How much should a new roof cost?
It's really difficult to put numbers without knowing about all considerable factors. The most important factor is the size of your house. All roofers gave estimation you on the basis of ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 22, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in Seattle
Emma Taylor, Home Owner in Seattle, WA
Emma Taylor answered:
Seattle Contractor?
I used the services of Westmintster LLC for renovating my kitchen last year. These guys are just amazing, professional, fair, and did an outstanding job with quality. Their professional ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 20, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in Seattle
VRMM, Home Owner in Fair Lawn, NJ
VRMM asked:
I would like to put an addition to our home in 07410. A dining room which would mean the extension of another room thus making the back wall even. No whistles just blowing out two walls and extending the area. how much should this go for?
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 20, 2015 Remodel & Renovate
Emma Taylor, Home Owner in Seattle, WA
Emma Taylor answered:
Polished concrete vs. hardwood
The installation cost for both types of flooring depends upon different factors such as where the house is located, which type of material you can use, etc. But, In my experience wood f ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 20, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in 98103
Nighklkithg, Home Buyer in New York, NY
Nighklkithg asked:
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0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 19, 2015 Remodel & Renovate
Diana Hellman, Real Estate Pro in 10538
Diana Hellman answered:
Any places for sale in county around Ellensburg or Kittitas?
I recommend that you reach out to a realtor that services these two areas and begin a dialogue. You can do this on Trulia or you can google established real estate agencies in the area ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 19, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in Kittitas
Sam Shueh, Real Estate Pro in San Jose, CA
Sam Shueh answered:
Does anyone know how much it would cost to remove an old filled in septic system and replace it with an inground pool?
You post it in the most expensive part of California while you are from AZ.
Both needing permits.
1st one is over 10K, as for pool the excavation, permit, and concrete work can go ove ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 19, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in 95014
Sam Shueh, Real Estate Pro in San Jose, CA
Sam Shueh answered:
How long does a property survey take?
About 1 week. Need a CA Land surveyor service.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 19, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in San Jose
Alakoperapare, Home Buyer in New York, NY
Alakoperapare asked:
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0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 19, 2015 Remodel & Renovate
Tom Hinz, Real Estate Pro in New Jersey
Tom Hinz answered:
If we had an old bathroom in our basement, can we replace the fixtures and walls and make it look new without upgrading the plumbing to code?
Usually, it is ok to not upgrade the plumbing when remodeling as you've described...however, if you decide to change the routing of any older pipes, change joints, couplings, vents, etc ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jul 18, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in 08540
Leonora.mart…, Home Buyer in Philadelphia, PA
Leonora.martins answered:
Can you convert a commercial property into a residential property?
Can I get a residential mortgage on a property and then convert it to commercial if I decide to live there? This is in Houston Texas.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jul 18, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in Philadelphia
K Giorda, Home Owner in San Mateo, CA
K Giorda asked:
What's the average cost per sq ft to rebuild in San Mateo? Our house has foundation issues and we would like to go up to 2,300 sf ft in Sunnybrae. Our rebuild will be more complicated because we need to keep our 1 car garage to be grandfathered in under code. If we do a complete tear down we need to put in a 2 car garage which we don't…
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jul 18, 2015 Remodel & Renovate in San Mateo
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