Disclosures are from the sellers....and they are to disclose what they are aware of. If they did the new addition, without proper permits and illegally, then clearly t ... more
Appraisals are not divinely inspired documents, they are opinions of value. They are more detailed that a typical agents Comparative Market Analysis but not necessarily more a ... more
In general, I would prefer all distressed properties be considered in a separate category from nondistressed properties. The problem is I've been in some bank owned and s ... more
no comparison because 80% (I heard) of Short sales never closed.
I would suggest that you start your search now and if you are able to, purchase while the prices are low when you find that perfect home to retire in.
In the meantime, y ... more
I'm guessing that you are asking about a "Title Search". In which case, a search is completely negotiable and can be typically paid by the Buyer or the Selle ... more