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Kamal Randha…, Real Estate Pro in California
Kamal Randhawa answered:
how is west side of union city area (delaine eastin ele.) vs. historical neighbourhoods in fremont (brookvale, ard.,niles etc.)..
John,

Having a teenage son of my own, a good school was my greatest concern when I purchased when he was born...I found a great elementary school with the highest API scores but hav ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jan 23, 2011 General Area in 94587
Charo Bhatt,…, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Charo Bhatt, CRS, SRES, CDPE answered:
How is the neighborhood at Calle La Mirada Common?
Hi Alan,

I like to thank trulia team for such a wonderful platform for consumers, Real Estate professionals, mortgage brokers and lenders to express their opinion and such Q & A
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0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 12, 2010 Crime & Safety in 94587
Steven Fong, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Steven Fong answered:
is tamarack garden condo corner mission and tamarack safe.?
Talk to a Union City Police officer to see if they get a lot of calls in that area. I'd also recommend talking to neighbors and people in the area to see if they have any concerns ... more
1 vote Share Flag Tue Aug 3, 2010 In My Neighborhood in 94587
Bob Georgiou, Real Estate Pro in Walnut Creek, CA
Bob Georgiou answered:
How much should I charge agents to do their escrow files? Is it better to go cheaper to get more business?
Jennifer,

As an agent with 10+ years experience I would suggest that there is a proper point to hire an escrow co-ordinator. Most co-ordinators regardless of skill charge between $30 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 14, 2010 Agent2Agent in 94587
Steven Fong, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Steven Fong answered:
What closing costs other than County Transfer tax are customary for a seller to pay in California?
Everything is negotiable. It is customary for sellers to pay County Transfer Tax and provide a Natural Hazards Report. There is no city transfer tax in Union City. As a buyers agent, ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 27, 2010 Home Selling in 94587
Steven Fong, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Steven Fong answered:
Is there anything wrong?
From just the information provided the offers are all under asking. Sometimes sellers see offers significantly under asking as low ball offers and don't take them serious. (Some ... more
1 vote Share Flag Tue Apr 27, 2010 Home Buying in 94587
Steven Fong, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Steven Fong answered:
I am interested in short selling my home and was wondering how I go about finding an agent to list it for me? What is the typical charge for this?
Get in touch with your bank and talk to them. You have options, such as a loan mod or short sale. Both are not automatic, as home buyers must qualify for both. For example: there mus ... more
1 vote Share Flag Sun Apr 25, 2010 Home Selling in 94587
Steven Fong, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Steven Fong answered:
How is the area between Lowry and Dyer Street on Alvarado Blvd in Union City. I'm considering buying one here. Is it a safe neighborhood.?
If you are looking to the East of Alvarado Blvd between Lowry and Dyer, the residential portion is Fremont. The West side is Union City. Union City and Fremont police officers will be ... more
1 vote Share Flag Sun Apr 25, 2010 Home Buying in 94587
Keeping It R…, Home Owner in Union City, CA
Keeping It Real answered:
Union City bordering Mission Boulevard between Decoto and Whipple
Union City is Mexican gang central. If you don't mind shootings, stabbings, robberies or unsolved crime then this is your home. Decoto in particular is the East Palo Alto of the Ea ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 21, 2009 Home Buying in 94587
Brian Ripp, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Brian Ripp answered:
Who is responsible to remove info and (interior) pictures on the web. The house I bought last year, still have pic. listed. How do i remove it?
Hi Megrdh,

You should contact your agent, and/or the listing agent of the home - and ask them to remove the photos from internet. Although there are so many websites that we put hom ... more
1 vote Share Flag Sun Oct 11, 2009 Home Buying in 94587
Barry Ripp, Real Estate Pro in 94536
Barry Ripp answered:
what is the rental rate for a 1974 sq ft 4 bd 3 ba home in the ponderosa area?
Hi,
Based on my experience, the rental rate for a home like that should be around $2200 - $2300.

~ Barry Ripp

Broker / Property Manager
1 vote Share Flag Sat Sep 12, 2009 Market Conditions in 94587
John Petroce…, Real Estate Pro in Castro Valley, CA
John Petrocelli, CRS, answered:
is kensington in union city a good neighborhood, what is the average home price, and what is the good?
Hello Fang: John here again after more review I realize you are referring to Kensington Village that was built out by Ryland Homes between 1994 up to 2001. Located on the west side of ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 21, 2009 Home Buying in 94587
Dawn Rivera, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Dawn Rivera answered:
Which area is a better investment in puchasing a home, Bay Area or Mountain House/Tracy area?
Hi Stephanie, If you are planning on buying a home to rent out, then you wouod be better off buying i an area where the homes are less expensive so you would have a better chance of the ... more
1 vote Share Flag Wed Jul 8, 2009 Market Conditions in 94587
Charo Bhatt,…, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Charo Bhatt, CRS, SRES, CDPE answered:
How can I buy a foreclosure house before it on the market? thanks
Hi Keroy,

You have got great answers from Real Estate pros. for buying foreclosure house before it’s on the market.

By following Todd’s formula, which is a great wa ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 16, 2009 Market Conditions in 94587
Dawn Rivera, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Dawn Rivera answered:
Is there a waiting list or lottery for Delaine Eastin elementary in Union City, CA?
Hi Jackie, I will call and find out for you but the school is closed now so I will not get an answer until tomorrow...Dawn
2 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 15, 2009 Market Conditions in 94587
Bay Area Blo…, Other/Just Looking in Daly City, CA
Bay Area Bloke answered:
What are the specfic developments going on past the bart station in Union City?
Don't you agents and brokers think that with all that development, new homes, apartments, etc, around BART, that will make traffic even worse and reduce the property values of those fol ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 2, 2009 Traffic & Public Transportation in 94587
Pacita C Dim…, Real Estate Pro in Alameda, CA
Pacita C Dimacali answered:
Is it possible to get a loan modification to go from an adjustable rate to a fixed rate?
Hardship comes in several forms. One of them is drop in market value.

My nephew and his wife bought property iin Hayward just three years ago. Since then, the market values of proper ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 26, 2009 Financing in 94587
Brian Ripp, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Brian Ripp answered:
Difference in prices between Seabreeze and Ponderosa Landing. Can someone explain why there is a big?
I believe Seabreeze in a few years newer and built by Standard Pacific.

Ponderosa Landing built in (approx.) 1994 with price ranging from $307K - $386K
Seabreeze "Villas" (phase 1) ... more
2 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 17, 2009 Market Conditions in 94587
Dawn Rivera, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Dawn Rivera answered:
is it advisable to do a loan modification for homes that value have gone down? and how do we go about doing
Hi Nanie, your first move should be to contact your lender to see what they can do for you. If they can not or will not help you can check out mortgage loan modification companies. So ... more
2 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 9, 2009 Market Conditions in 94587
Carl Medford, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Carl Medford answered:
Bank REO for 400K (4718 SILVERTIDE DR, Union City, CA 94587)
Sera:

Projects like this are not for the faint of heart!

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0 votes Share Flag Fri Feb 6, 2009 Home Buying in 94587
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