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Bill and Eli…, Real Estate Pro in Berkeley, CA
Bill and Eli Fletcher answered:
How concerned should i be looking to purchase a home that had work done without permits?
That's a good question. I believe in hiring a home inspector to Do a thorough inspection of any property before purchasing it. The info you get from the HI will tell you what you n ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 23, 2013 Home Buying in 94608
Carl Medford, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Carl Medford answered:
Gang-Injunction, we were presented with this the day before COE. What can we do? Property is in N. Oakland. What are our rights?
This is a question that can really only be answered by an attorney. One suggestion would be to ask your Realtor to hold up the close of escrow until this is sorted out.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 31, 2012 Home Buying in 94608
Laura Coffey, Real Estate Pro in 91355
Laura Coffey answered:
what are the crime statistics for this area?
It's best if you go to the local law enforcement office and ask what questions and concerns you may have. You can also check www.crimereports.com
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 25, 2013 Market Conditions in Emeryville
Ruth & P…, Real Estate Pro in 95030
Ruth & Perry Mistry answered:
The condo I rent is being auctioned off in a month. I have not received written or verbal notice.
Hi JB, since you have lived there 2.5 years and are now on a month to month lease, the worst that can happen to you if the Bank is efficient, they will be in touch with you shortly
Adv ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 24, 2012 Rentals in Emeryville
Nina Daruwal…, Real Estate Pro in Cupertino, CA
Nina Daruwalla answered:
A property shows as still for sale on trulia after it is sold? Thanks.
Hi JB,
Yes....Trulia is not very good at updating their records.....unfortunately! Look at mlslistings.com
All the best,
Nina Daruwalla
Dre# 01712223
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 10, 2012 Home Buying in Emeryville
Pacita C Dim…, Real Estate Pro in Alameda, CA
Pacita C Dimacali answered:
Extension of Time Addendum
Since your buyer did not meet his obligation the next you have to issue is Notice to Perform within so may days (depending on what your contract states). And if the buyer still doesn't, ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 7, 2012 Home Selling in Emeryville
Pacita C Dim…, Real Estate Pro in Alameda, CA
Pacita C Dimacali answered:
what is the average length to receive approval for a short sale?
No such thing as average length to receive approval for a short sale.

It all depends on:
1. Who is the lender -- some loans, such as those from Wachovia, are processed fairly quick ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 18, 2012 Financing in 94608
Christy Brock, Real Estate Pro in Contra Costa County,...
Christy Brock answered:
how to back out of a ratified contract for a condo without loosing my deposit?
How far in to the transaction are you? Have you released your contingencies? If you have not released contingencies, then you can cancel with no problems. Your Realtor can provide yo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jun 13, 2012 Home Buying in 94608
Jess, Other/Just Looking in Chicago, IL
Jess asked:
Property values in the Sante Fe neighborhood Wondering if anyone has any insight into whether or not property values will increase here.
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 16, 2012 Home Buying in 94608
Winnie Tam, Real Estate Pro in Oakland, CA
Winnie Tam answered:
Will the Sante Fe area continue to grow?
Hi Jess

Since you asked this question in 2012, I am sure you have seen your home equity grow !
Let us hope it continues.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 13, 2015 Home Buying in 94608
Adrienne Cal…, Home Buyer in Emeryville, CA
Adrienne Calomino asked:
rent at emery bay village
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 18, 2012 Rentals in Emeryville
Bill and Eli…, Real Estate Pro in Berkeley, CA
Bill and Eli Fletcher answered:
Looking to buy and rent (1bd/1bth) - can any prop. mgmt co./ Realtor advise on how to go about this ?
Any good local agent working with a good local brokerage should have detailed information about particular neighborhoods. Also there are online sites such as rentometer.com that may be ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 4, 2012 Home Buying in Emeryville
Eric Chang, Real Estate Pro in Alameda County, CA
Eric Chang answered:
Does anyone have any experience @ Andante Condos in Emeryville?Or living in the area around San Pablo Ave/40th St./Adelline in general?
Hi there,

I've sold a couple of Andante units and will be in escrow on another. I know that community well. Can I help you?

Eric Chang
Alain Pinel Realtors
0 votes Share Flag Tue Dec 13, 2011 Crime & Safety in Emeryville
Jeanne (Geni…, Real Estate Pro in Virginia Beach, VA
Jeanne (Genie) Barfield answered:
If you're a broker how would you handle an agent of yours being sued for nondisclosure? Would you wish to help negotiate, cover up for agent, or?
I don't want to be the judge and the jury in your case, but if you have been done wrong it is infortunate, and when the public is hurt by one of us it does reflect on all of us, un ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 19, 2011 Home Buying in 94608
Lance R King, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
Lance R King answered:
how do you rent to own? what are the pitfalls? what percentage can be written off?

A rent/lease to own can be structured in several ways, but the most common is where the buyer/renter puts down a 3% non-refundable deposit prior to move in, then pays rent for ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 21, 2011 Home Buying in Emeryville
Amelia920, Other/Just Looking in 94608
Amelia920 asked:
Comps for properties sold before 3/31/10 4-unit condo (3 units have a "related studio/storage/commercial space" attached). 1-bed 1-bath unit. This is a historic 2-story building with 4 1-bed 1-bath units upstairs and 3 storefront type/artist studios downstairs. The property underwent a condo conversion and the City of ...
0 votes Share Flag Sun Aug 8, 2010 Market Conditions in 94608
Alan May, Real Estate Pro in 60201
Alan May answered:
house being put in will block my sun
sorry .
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 10, 2010 Quality of Life in 94608
Don Tepper, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax, VA
Don Tepper answered:
We plan to rent out our current home as we can't sell it yet, and rent in California where we will move. Can we declare mortgage interest on?
Generally, yes. Along with depreciation, management expenses, and other items on your rental property.

Check with an accountant for more information.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 20, 2010 Rentals in Emeryville
Ron Rovtar, Real Estate Pro in Boulder, CO
Ron Rovtar answered:
What's the best way to handle a short sale?
Hi Susie:

There are two important things you should do:

First, find an agent who has handled several short sales or one who has a good mentor willing to oversee the deal and make ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 23, 2010 Home Selling in Emeryville
Kamal Randha…, Real Estate Pro in California
Kamal Randhawa answered:
where can i find a town home or condo with 3 bedroom and 2bathroom in emeriville, ca?
Hello Yesgandiemm,

The best way to search for a property is through a realtor. If you like, I can send you what's on the market right now so you'll have a starting point. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 23, 2010 Home Buying in Emeryville
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