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min, Home Buyer in Guilderland, NY
min answered:
I do not know why trulia infos are so wrong!1/ hom value isS778,900. 2/taxes$18,000/ sold for $525,000
Trulia said that is a public record, Which record? Records from 30 Years? The public data said clearly that for example " 56 Bentwood east court Albany NY 12203 " who was purchase Jan ... more
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Gail Gladsto…, Real Estate Pro in 11743
Gail Gladstone answered:
how can I find out what the value of a house would have been in 2001?
Ejna,

This is something Realtors often do, especially for legal cases, estates, divorces, etc.

Check with a Realtor in your area.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Apr 7, 2013 Home Selling in 12203
Paige Strait…, Real Estate Pro in Albany, NY
Paige Strait & Jennifer Karam answered:
Do merrini Builders in Albany , New York really negotiate ?
Hi, I think you are referring to Robert Marini Builders. If it is a new construction home, most builders do not negotiate on their prices. They may offer incentives in terms of upgrades ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 24, 2013 Home Buying in Albany
Victoria Rom…, Real Estate Pro in Clifton Park, NY
Victoria Romeo answered:
my father is selling his house but he does not have the title. He has a home equity loan on the house, would the bank have the title?
Hi Abigail,

Is the issue that your father lost his copy of the title? There should be a copy of the title recorded at the town clerk's office from when he purchased the house. Cont ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 7, 2013 Home Selling in Albany
Zachary Lomb…, Other/Just Looking in
Zachary Lombardi answered:
Where do you go to find a great Slate Roof Repaired?
A&Z Property Services is my father's business...he has been doing slate for over 30 years one of the best and most reasonable in the capital region

Tony Lombardi
Home phone 518-827 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 1, 2014 Home Buying in 12211
Alexander H.…, Real Estate Pro in 12203
Alexander H. Monticello answered:
Who has the best mortgage rates consistantly?
Maribeth, you should really shop around for the best mortgage rates, but sometimes a mortgage broker will be able to get the best rates. Many of my clients have used Doug Seder at Homes ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 19, 2013 Home Buying in 12211
Josh Barnett, Real Estate Pro in Oklahoma City, OK
Josh Barnett answered:
How safe is living at Historic Pastures apartments on Green Street.?
Please find below, Trulia's crime stats website.

http://www.trulia.com/real_estate/Albany-New_York/crime/

Best of Luck,


Josh Barnett, Realtor
Metro First Realty
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 13, 2013 Rentals in Pastures
Terry Farnsw…, Real Estate Pro in Crystal Lake, IL
Terry Farnsworth answered:
I am looking for an investment property renovation loan. Is the Fannie Mae homestyle renovation loan for investment properties still available?
Hi Eve,

Yes, this program is still available. The property has to be Fannie Mae owned, and also qualify/be eligible for the renovation loan program. You can't just apply for this t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Dec 29, 2012 Financing in Albany
Alexander H.…, Real Estate Pro in 12203
Alexander H. Monticello answered:
How safe is the Center Square community? Is there another area rich in historic townhomes that is safer?
I live in Center Square, and have for the last 7 years. There is no other area rich in historic homes that is safer. But there are a few other nice historic neighborhoods, that you shou ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 17, 2013 Crime & Safety in Central Avenue
Adam VanDerv…, Real Estate Pro in Albany, NY
Adam VanDervoort answered:
Help ! We are trying to sell our home, we already bought a new home. Should we think about renting our home instead of selling it ?
Have you had an up to date market analysis done to see if you are accurately priced? Are you exploring all means of marketing the property? Call, text or email me if you'd like t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 17, 2013 Home Selling in 12205
Victoria Rom…, Real Estate Pro in Clifton Park, NY
Victoria Romeo answered:
Challenging VA appraisal regarding remaining economic life
Hi Greisler,

I'm not sure where you are getting your information on REL and how to determine it, but that is something that is standard to all loans, not just VA loans. The person y ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Sep 16, 2012 Home Buying in Albany
Alexander H.…, Real Estate Pro in 12203
Alexander H. Monticello answered:
how much is 266 lark street?
Thanks for your inquiry. Unfortunately this was taken off the market over a year ago. This is a common problem with Trulia and Zillow. But you can use the search tools on my website to ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 27, 2013 Home Buying in Center Square
Alexander H.…, Real Estate Pro in 12203
Alexander H. Monticello answered:
How long is it taking homes to sell in the Pine HIlls area of Albany?
It depends on the house, price, and marketing plan. On average Albany homes are selling after about 120 days. But again this varies based on many unique factors.

With eighty-eight pe ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Apr 7, 2013 Home Selling in 12203
Terry Weinman, Real Estate Pro in Albany, NY
Terry Weinman answered:
is it safe for a walk in the evening?
I would not go alone. Bring a friend or a big dog! Neighborhood has gotten better in the past year, but I would still be careful!
0 votes Share Flag Thu Sep 13, 2012 Crime & Safety in Park South
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
how much are taxes are the hoa fees and is there central air?
Since no link is visible, either contact the listing agent, or any local agent/realty office can also help...
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 9, 2012 In My Neighborhood in Campus Area
Alexander H.…, Real Estate Pro in 12203
Alexander H. Monticello answered:
could you tell me what rc church is near by?
The closest church is St Vincent De Paul Church on 900 Madison Avenue, in Albany.

As you probably know, every seller hires a listing agent ("seller's agent") to represent the seller ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 6, 2012 Home Buying in Buckingham Lake - Crestwood
Jeannette Ba…, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Jeannette Batsikas answered:
Can you withdraw from a real estate contract during the attorney review process without a reason stated?
As long as the contracts and binder was not signed you then can back out, your reason can be you don't want to move and changed your mind. I hope my answer was helpful, wish you the Bes ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 29, 2012 Home Buying in Albany
Alexander H.…, Real Estate Pro in 12203
Alexander H. Monticello answered:
How do I find out what agent is handling 82 Madison Avenue, Albany, NY?
The easiest way is to hire your own buyer's agent. As you probably know, every seller hires a listing agent ("seller's agent") to represent the seller's interests. Likewise it's always ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 9, 2012 Home Buying in Pastures
Darrell D. D…, Real Estate Pro in San Antonio, TX
Darrell D. Drouillard answered:
What is current status of building's mechanicals, roof & physical condition & how can tax bill be lowered?
You did not specify a property, but it doesn't matter because the only way to get an accurate assessment of the mechanical, structural, electrical, and plumbing conditions is with a tho ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 9, 2012 Home Buying in Pastures
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