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Bill Austin, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Bill Austin answered:
Square Footage or Updates?
UTHorn,
Not enough information to help. As a buyer having a REALTOR work for you costs you nothing. I"d recommend connecting with one of us for an in depth analysis of the home and are ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 31, 2013 Home Buying in Austin
tim moore, Real Estate Pro in Nags Head, NC
tim moore answered:
how does owner financing work in texas?
It works the same as it does in all the other 49 states. Owner and buyer agree on terms, buyer pays owner agreed monthly payments for agreed term. Often there is a balloon payment after ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 22, 2014 Home Buying in Austin
tim moore, Real Estate Pro in Nags Head, NC
tim moore answered:
Can anyone update me on the Woodhaven (76112) neighborhood? Crime? Growth? Issues, etc?
I doubt anyone can, I can't. Why not contact a local agent by using Find A Pro above to find a local Realtor?
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 10, 2013 Crime & Safety in Woodhaven
Bill Friedri…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Bill Friedrich, GRI, CDPE answered:
Regarding INVESTORS PURCHASING HUD HOMES
Hi Carla,

It is my understanding that an Investor has the same option period for inspections as Owner/Occupants. However, Investors Earnest Money (not Option Money) is at risk of be ... more
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Ronald Culli…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Ronald Cullinan answered:
What does the rapid growth in Austin's housing market in 2012 mean for 2013?
Well, if typical of the law of supply and demand, then prices will necessarily rise. However, if anyone knows that for sure, they don't dabble in Real Estate. Anyone who can accurately ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 9, 2013 Market Conditions in Austin
Scott R Hami…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Scott R Hamilton answered:
I have a nice Townhome, build in 2012, priced to sell but hardly any showings. What am I or my Realtor not doing?
Can you send me a link to the listing online? My first question would be, "How are the photos?"

Scott R Hamilton
512-660-0400
http://www.scotthomesales.com
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 16, 2013 Home Selling in 78748
Vivianne Dor…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Vivianne Dordea answered:
what's the secret to finding something under $450k in Allandale? Seems it has gotten so expensive and there is no inventory.
There is no secret, prices are what they are. Allandale is an expensive, desirable neighborhood and if you want to live there, you have to pay the price. If price is too high there, y ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 31, 2013 Home Buying in Austin
Anna Culina, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Anna Culina answered:
crime rate for zip code 06708
You can check any area on www.spotcrime.com.

Anna
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 28, 2013 Crime & Safety in 78734
Angele Moyse…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Angele Moyseos answered:
Investment property--condo in Austin where should I buy it?
Hi Sue,

South, north and east Austin is where the investors I work with are buying. They each have their set of criteria and stick to it and have been pleased with their purchases. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 10, 2013 Home Buying in Austin
Bill Austin, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Bill Austin answered:
Condo vs. single family home which is a better investment in Austin?
Sue,
It is more likely that a single family home would be a better investment over a condo in the long run. Monthly rent versus the price is only one factor to consider. I'd be ha ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 7, 2013 Home Buying in Austin
Bruce Lynn, Real Estate Pro in Coppell, TX
Bruce Lynn answered:
What U.S. cities yield best "Profit Margin" on residential investment properties worth $150,000 ?
I'm not sure this is the end all be all list .... but here is a recently published article that might give you a start...
http://www.inman.com/reports/10-markets-invest/index.html

T ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 24, 2013 Market Conditions in 78701
Janet, Home Seller in El Paso, TX
Janet answered:
I need , fenced or gated, washer dryer conn.. hearing impaired , must be quiet nice and eff. or 1bedrooms in 78745
You should check out craiglist's in the Austin area they normally have a lot of listings:)
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 25, 2013 Rentals in Riverside
Vanessa Nunez, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Vanessa Nunez answered:
Which neighborhoods are seeing rising property values?
In ALL of central Austin... but truthfully the entire Austin Metroplex is seeing a serge in prices being pushed. It is a Sellers Market! TIME TO JUMP IN.... I Look forward to assisting ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 3, 2014 General Area in Austin
Perry Hender…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Perry Henderson answered:
i need some questions answered for a survey what is the cost to a apartment locator company either hourly or fixed to find a short term tenancy
They are typically paid by the owner so it wont cost you a thing....
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 4, 2013 General Area in Barton Hills
Jeff Harris, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Jeff Harris answered:
Which cities are generally considered to be Austin suburbs?
Cedar Park, Round Rock, Leander, Pflugerville, Lakeway
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 1, 2013 General Area in Austin
Bill Wilson,…, Real Estate Pro in Lago Vista, TX
Bill Wilson,e-PRO,REALTOR answered:
Relocating to Austin in mid-march. looking for a 2 bed 1 bath (3 bed 1 bath preffered) for around $700-$800 for my family near 78744 area. Any ideas?
I have a townhouse for lease very soon in Lago Vista walking distance to (about 1 block) Lake Travis.
Call me at 512-663-8932

Bill Wilson, Keller Williams
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 23, 2013 For Rent in Austin
Ron Thomas, Real Estate Pro in Fresno, CA
Ron Thomas answered:
Once a house closes (schedule for this Thursday), how do I find out buyers name and actual sales price?
You can either ask one of the Agents involved, or, you can wait about 30 days, until the sales is RECORDED.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 29, 2013 Home Buying in 78750
Sal Zuniga, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Sal Zuniga answered:
After selling my home in North Austin, I'll have 70-90K net to either rent a house for 12 months or would a rent to own be better?
Hello,

It alll depends on your financial situation but in most cases, it is better to buy. Please feel free to call or email me so we can discuss in more detail how to get you on th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jan 27, 2013 General Area in Austin
KRISTEE LEON…, Real Estate Pro in 78734
KRISTEE LEONARD answered:
How do agents determine if it's a buyer's or seller's market?
This is determined by months of inventory. 6 months is a balanced market. Less than 6 months is a seller's market and more than 6 months is a buyer's market. According to ABOR, November ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 4, 2013 Home Buying in Austin
JOSEPH E JAR…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
JOSEPH E JARUSINSKY JR answered:
Anyone have idea where to find lenders for commercial property. I have an LLC looking to buy a package of duplexes. $850K list. They have 35% down$
Dan, I may have a lender or two you can speak to. Email me at joejarusinsky@sbcglobal.net to remind me tomorrow and I'll make a few calls for you...

Joe Jarusinsky Realtor/Maste ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 28, 2013 Financing in Austin
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