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Cory Fuller, Real Estate Pro in 68144
Cory Fuller answered:
My home's HVAC is 32 years old. I am going to be selling in spring. Do I need to replace to sell?

I would base that decision on a few factors. To me, it depends on what you are wanting to price your home at. You won't get $8800 more for your home as replacing the HVAC is ... more
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Joe Conowitch, Real Estate Pro in Kettle Falls, WA
Joe Conowitch answered:
My wife and I are thinking of selling our home within the next two years and moving out of Omaha to be closer to one of our adult children.
New carpeting in a neutral color is always a good boost or choosing to go to a wood laminate floor is also quite popular depending on the space...
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Jenn Haeg, Real Estate Pro in 68028
Jenn Haeg answered:
We have our townhome on the market in Cattail Creek as for sale by owner. How can we drum up business to get people in for an open house?
Lindsay, I would advertise your open house on trulia, the local newspaper and put signage on your street corners...but remember these 5 tips when showing!
1-protect yourself and your h ... more
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Tim Maxwell, Real Estate Pro in Omaha, NE
Tim Maxwell answered:
Buyer asked for a 60 day escrow. It has been almost 90 days.....no communication from agent.
Contact the Title company, not the agent.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 15, 2012 Home Selling in 68105
Larry Tollen, Real Estate Pro in Durham, NC
Larry Tollen answered:
Do I have to invest the proceeds from the sale of my house into another house within 2 years? The amount will be about $50,000.
If the home you sold was your primary residence then you don't ever have to invest the proceeds into another home if you don't want to buy another home. If you are referring to doing a ... more
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Cameron H. T…, Real Estate Pro in Omaha, NE
Cameron H. Thomas answered:
What are some effective ways to increase the value of your home before selling?
Honestly there are a lot of things you can focus on. The easy items are staging have a home stager look at your home to make it show its best. Also deep cleaning - have a company come ... more
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Jan Nicola, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, NE
Jan Nicola answered:
we are wanting to sell our house but our realtor doesnt think we can get what we owe. what do you suggest. we filed bk 2 1/2 years ago
I would suggest talking with your Realtor and your lender about a possible short sale. The bank does not want your house back and they may work with you to get it sold. It will affect ... more
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ABC, Home Owner in Omaha, NE
ABC answered:
Do home buyers use Trulia / Zillow as much as Realtor.com?
Zillow claims to have the largest real estate network since it partnered with Yahoo last month...


Trulia claims to be the ... more
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Jerod Evanich, Real Estate Pro in Omaha, NE
Jerod Evanich answered:
Purchase Agreement stated cash “no financing required”. 24 hrs b4 close buyer needed financing, missed closing, will not sign cancellatio...
You do have options, but for legal reasons, it is best to seek the advise of an attorney.

Jerod Evanich
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0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 7, 2011 Home Selling in Omaha
Robin Silver…, Real Estate Pro in Garden City, NY
Robin Silverberg answered:
What is the best commission rate I can get for a Home priced around $175,000. in Omaha.
I am not an agent, and not from Omaha, but I will give you a non-biased view. You may have someone who is going to tell you that they will sell it for you for a 2% commission, or a $500 ... more
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Christopher…, Real Estate Pro in 10591
Christopher Pagli - ABR, GREEN answered:
When hiring an agent what should I look for? company, commission, agent
Hi, I recommend using someone that you feel has the qualifications and personality to meet your needs. Word of mouth is always the best referral, check with friends and family for thei ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jun 1, 2011 Home Selling in Omaha
Omaha's Elite…, Real Estate Pro in 67585
Omaha's Elite RealEstate Group answered:
How do I know if a Short-Sale is right for me?
Many sellers homes have depreciated since they've purchased them. In these instances, a seller could be required to bring money to closing. For those individuals that don't ... more
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Monica Lang, Real Estate Pro in Omaha, NE
Monica Lang answered:
When looking for a real estate agent what questions should I ask?
I think it is like interviewing a new employee. You will want to ask how much experience they have? How long they have been a realtor? their education? There statistics? How many homes ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 26, 2013 Home Selling in 68137
David Matney, Real Estate Pro in Omaha, NE
David Matney answered:
average days on the market in omaha for home sales

From January 1, 2010 to September 26, 2010 the average Days on Market for residential property in the Omaha area is 66 days. Currently we have 6,065 active listings on the M ... more
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Don Tepper, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax, VA
Don Tepper answered:
can i sell my home on a land contract if i have a mortgage? I live in nebraska.

Just as you can sell your home conventionally.

In a land contract, you're agreeing to sell the property (transfer the deed) once someone has fulfilled a commitment--usua ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 4, 2010 Home Selling in Omaha
Courtney Coo…, Real Estate Pro in Seattle, WA
Courtney Cooper answered:
My local tax office appraises my house at 215k and I recently added 2 bedrooms and 1 bath, how do I get the tax appraisal adjusted up?
In Seattle we aren't as concerned about tak value vs market value. They are just two very different things and your agent should be able effectively market the difference in price ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 17, 2010 Home Selling in 68136
Eileen Schul…, Real Estate Pro in Omaha, NE
Eileen Schultz answered:
I am considering listing my condo in Falcon Ridge. Can anyone give me more info on recent sale activity??
I have prepared a market analysis for you and can e-mail it to you. Please send me your e-mail address at eschultz@paomaha.com and I will forward the market analysis to you.
... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 1, 2013 Home Selling in 68135
Krista Wach, Real Estate Pro in Pasadena, CA
Krista Wach answered:
My husband and I had an appraisal done in July to refinance but decided we would instead finish updating the house and sell it.
Hi Brianne,

Is the house already sold? If so, then don't worry about it, it didn't affect your sale.

However, if you are still in escrow, then it's a different stor ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 4, 2010 Home Selling in Omaha
Sherry Dixon, Real Estate Pro in Omaha, NE
Sherry Dixon answered:
In Nebraska, does the seller have to disclose that there was previously mold in the house, even after it's been professionally cleaned?
Yes Brian, that does need to be disclosed. The best thing for a seller to do is to provide receipts for the remediation along with any receipts that show whatever was done to remedy th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 18, 2009 Home Selling in Omaha
Angela, Both Buyer and Seller in Rice Lake, WI
Angela answered:
Selling a Celebrity's House....
I know there is a house for sale near me (Saron, WI) that is owned by Larry the Cable guy and it says so right in the listing. Sear Sarona, WI lake homes and you will find it
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 4, 2010 Home Selling in Omaha
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