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Antoinette P…, Real Estate Pro in Los Osos, CA
Antoinette Payne answered:
Can anyone tell me what is happening with the sewer in Los Osos?
The town is currently being sewer by the county. The residents are being assessed the cost of the sewer project since 2012/2013. The most common $24K per property sewer assessment is ... more
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Violet Skyla…, Home Buyer in Phil L Hudson Airport,...
Violet Skylark answered:
My husband and I are retired and looking at Nipomo or Arroyo Grande as a possibility. How good is medical and emergency care?
If you are coming from a large city, i.e.: San Diego or Los Angeles, unfortunately you'll find it sorely lacking. The exception being orthopedic specialists which seem to proliferate he ... more
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David Norwoo…, Real Estate Pro in 93449
David Norwood-Central Coast RE answered:
Looking to rent on the coast
Your best source for rentals will be craigslist SLO. Alex has a very good post as well.

If you have some cash to put down (3.5%) on a home, you may be better off buying a home inste ... more
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John Goodell, Real Estate Pro in Arroyo Grande, CA
John Goodell answered:
Condo in SLO /Villa Rosa complex built 2000. Very clean. 3 bd/2.5 bath. 1600 sq. ft. private patio& balcony. Selling price??
Rose,

Please visit my website at http://teamgoodell.com/ms/ and request a free, no obligation, Market Snapshot which will provide you with:

1. What similar homes have sold for in ... more
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Doug Brown, Real Estate Pro in Shell Beach, CA
Doug Brown answered:
East Coast resident for 44 years and looking to relocate to central California. Any E.Coasters care to share their story?
You'll love it, assuming you don't need to work. Consider a rental before you buy as there are huge variations in climate depending on the area.
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Bart Powers, Real Estate Pro in San Luis Obispo County...
Bart Powers answered:
As an incoming college student, is it a better investment to buy a cheap property or rent a studio apartment?
It depends on how much money you have to put into purchasing an investment property and if you can qualify.

I have several options that you could take advantage of if you were intere ... more
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Cheryl Priolo, Home Buyer in San Luis Obispo, CA
Cheryl Priolo answered:
looking for a Lot/Land loan to purchase a property in the pismo beach/ Arroyo Grande area. I am in the military and will be retiring in the next 3-5 y
I have a 5 acre parcel for sale and have found a lender who will loan on raw land.
Give me a call if you would like more info or email me at Cheryl@triadslo.com
Cheers,
Cheryl Priolo ... more
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Douglas Smith, Real Estate Pro in Arroyo Grande, CA
Douglas Smith answered:
Hi, We are moving up from Southern Cali in a few months and are looking for a rental under 1,000 a month with one small pooch. Orcutt or SM area only.
Believe it or not... I've found Craig's List to be the best resource for something like this.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 14, 2013 Rentals in San Luis Obispo
Sarah Flicki…, Home Buyer in San Luis Obispo, CA
Sarah Flickinger answered:
I would be accompanying my daughter to attend a summer program at Cal Poly for a month. Besides renting a hotel room, what are the other optionals?
Stay at Old Edna's Suite Edna guesthouse or their new DeSolina House. It's out in wine country, beautiful, incredibly quiet and just a couple of minutes to town. The Suite Edna property ... more
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Douglas Smith, Real Estate Pro in San Luis Obispo, CA
Douglas Smith answered:
For SLO realtors-if we built a 2500sqft 4bd3ba in SLO, w/ high end finishes-granite,hardwood,travertine etc-sell for $650K
Dear Dave and Jesse,

It is likely the home you describe would sell for more than $650k in the city of San Luis Obispo. I recently sold a home for a builder with similar upscale fini ... more
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Kelly Sans-C…, Real Estate Pro in San Luis Obispo, CA
Kelly Sans-Call Me! answered:
Parents have a 3 bed/ 2.5 bath Villa Rosa Condo in SLO. What are rents going for these days? Also, what is average sale price in today's market?
Hi Rose,

In order to give you an accurate rental price I would need to know the SF, size, condition, etc. If you are looking to rent out the condo then message me privately and I ca ... more
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David Norwoo…, Real Estate Pro in 93449
David Norwood-Central Coast RE answered:
We are looking for an affordable one bedroom house for rent of $900 dollars,not sure where to look first but definiteliy San Luis Obispo for july
If you are looking to rent a home, try craigslist. However, for $900.00 you could own a 2 bedroom home with as little as $1,000.00 down with good credit and if you are a first time h ... more
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Kelly Sans-C…, Real Estate Pro in San Luis Obispo, CA
Kelly Sans-Call Me! answered:
My husband and I have a current mortgage. Combined income is 170,000. can we qualify for condo for our son to live in during college?
Hello there.

Congratulation on your son attending college in SLO - I graduated from Cal Poly. I have lived in San Luis Obispo County for over 24 years and been a real estate agent ... more
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David Norwoo…, Real Estate Pro in 93449
David Norwood-Central Coast RE answered:
Where should I look for an affordable rental for a family attending Cal Poly for a year and half?
Your best rental source for SLO is craigslist.org - However, if you can swing the down payment of 3.5% you may want to buy a home, as it will save you a lot of money. Home prices and ... more
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David Norwoo…, Real Estate Pro in 93449
David Norwood-Central Coast RE answered:
I am planing small biz in sanluis obispo, I and my wife over 50's and no kids looking for rent a house /apart.
You may want to consider buying a home, rather than renting. It is possible, with good credit to purchase a home with as little as 3.5% down and interest rates between 3.5% to 5% - A $ ... more
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Sonsie Conroy, Real Estate Pro in San Luis Obispo County...
Sonsie Conroy answered:
in sanluis obispo, listings refer to the "banana belt". what is meant by that...especially regarding temps? thank you
In the city of SLO, the windy, cooler areas generally lie nearest Los Osos Valley Rd, Laguna Lake, generally northwest. In the summer, these neighborhoods can be as much as 10 degrees c ... more
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Sonsie Conroy, Real Estate Pro in San Luis Obispo County...
Sonsie Conroy answered:
We are a young family who wants to move from the Central Valley to the beach. My husband is looking for architect job. Where should we live?
It depends on what you can afford for housing, what kind of climate you prefer, and where your husband finds work. I would recommend renting for a year or so before buying, so that you ... more
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Robert Maria…, Real Estate Pro in San Luis Obispo, CA
Robert Mariani answered:
what are the hoa fees for los verdes park two, san luis obispo, ca?
$280.00 monthly, I manage a property there. My owner may be considering selling let me know if you are interested. I would be able to save you on commision.

Sincerely,
Robert Marian ... more
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Michael Byrd, Real Estate Pro in San Luis Obispo County...
Michael Byrd answered:
are prices going down?
To update my previous answer, most everyone agrees that all markets are local and we can all say with certainty what has happened to prices but not what will happen in the future. By wa ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 9, 2012 Home Buying in 93401
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