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Joshua Gillis, Real Estate Pro in Dracut, MA
Joshua Gillis answered:
does the swan st condo assoc allow pets? can you finish basement with an additional bathroom?
Hi,

Yes woodland park does allow pets and as far as being able to finish the basement. Usually you own from the studs in so I would say yes to the second question as long as no par ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 16, 2012 Home Buying in South Lowell
Scott Godzyk, Real Estate Pro in 03109
Scott Godzyk answered:
apartments closing down can owners break lease
They have to go through the proper eviction process for the state of MA. You can google landlord tenant law MA for details in your area.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 25, 2011 Rentals in 01854
Suzanne MacD…, Real Estate Pro in 07856
Suzanne MacDowell answered:
Can you rent to somebody you know with section 8?
You can, as far as I know, but it may not be a good idea. The landlord/tenant relationship is a business relationship and renting to a friend could blur that line and lead to difficult ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 14, 2011 How To... in 01854
Jeff McDonald, Real Estate Pro in Los Feliz, CA
Jeff McDonald answered:
we offered on a house and it was accepted. We paid earnest $ till closing. the house is on the market and 15k less. it failed inspection today..?
You should be able to get your earnest money deposit back if you have not removed your inspection contingency. You can ask for a $2000 price reduction or a repair credit, but they can ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 30, 2013 Home Buying in 01850
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
Areas affected by flooding in Lowell, MA.
See links for helpful information...
http://www.lowellma.gov/search?SearchableText=flood
http://gis1.msc.fema.gov/Website/newstore/Viewer.htm
www.msc.fema.gov
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 19, 2011 Crime & Safety in Lowell
Andre Lafond, Real Estate Pro in Lowell, MA
Andre Lafond answered:
What are the condo fees for the Jackson Street units?
Hi, my name is Andre LaFond and I am a local Realtor with Dick Lepine Real Estate Inc. If you are looking at 240 Jackson St condos in downtown Lowell then the fees are $241 monthly. If ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 24, 2012 Home Buying in Downtown
Elizabeth J.…, Real Estate Pro in Northampton, MA
Elizabeth J. Herbert answered:
What does a property manager do and how much they charge per unit?
A Property Manager is usually responsible for handling a property's financial operations, making sure the rents are collected on time and making sure mortgages, property taxes and ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 24, 2012 In My Neighborhood in Lowell
Jessica Ball…, Real Estate Pro in Odenton, MD
Jessica Ballas, Realtor answered:
Hello, I am the owner of a 5 year old, 2300 sq foot townhome that I am looking to put on the market to sell due to the fact I have to move for work.
Hi Dennis,

Do your homework to find a good and reputable Realtor that specializes in your neighborhood and has a proven history of successful home sales. Make sure they are Internet ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 13, 2012 Home Selling in Lowell
Dave Nuccio, Real Estate Pro in Massachusetts
Dave Nuccio answered:
I am considering to buy a home. Important thing for me is not to lose value if at all possible, and to atleast have a small appreciation in home
I'd be happy to explore this issue with you. Give me a call or send an email and we can chat. Davenuccio@gmail.com. Birchwood Eight Realty / Broker
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 17, 2012 Market Conditions in Lowell
George Lewman, Real Estate Pro in Parker, CO
George Lewman answered:
I am a teacher with a pretty low credit score looking for programs available in Mass. to help with loans or down payment assistance. Thanks
Cath, Check with a mortgage broker / banker in MA for programs that will help you. I don't know what you mean with a pretty low score. Typically, FHA will loan in the 580-620 ra ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Oct 4, 2010 Home Buying in Lowell
Bernie Berge…, Real Estate Pro in 01852
Bernie Bergeron answered:
How is the 01852 market? Looking to sell a 2300 4 bedroom 2 1/2 bath home that was built in 2005. Paid 339k for it, invested 20k more.
Did you have a Realtor provide you a comparable market analysis?
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 24, 2012 Home Selling in 01852
Christine Mo…, Real Estate Pro in Wilbraham, MA
Christine Moran Realtor/Notary answered:
average days on market lowell ma
Send me an email of what areas you are looking in and I can send you all of the current listings for properties that have been on for a while. Christine.moran@realliving.com
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 14, 2011 Market Conditions in 01852
Chris Lefebv…, Real Estate Pro in Methuen, MA
Chris Lefebvre answered:
I'm trying to sell my house as a FSBO, but it seem the traffic has slowed down a lot. Is the market in Lowell going cold?
Hi Brian,

The summer months have arrived and people are starting to go away on vacations. It is normal for things to slow down during the summer and it usually picks up again in the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 9, 2010 Home Selling in 01850
Patrick Thies…, Real Estate Pro in Elmhurst, IL
Patrick Thies SFR, CNC answered:
can current tenents break the lease with a new owner?
You may have to talk to an real estate attorney to see exactly what your options are. Usually a lease transfers with the property. The new owner should take the property subject to th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 13, 2010 Rentals in 01854
Don Tepper, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax, VA
Don Tepper answered:
Can condo association stop the owners from renting out their condo, if there is a bylaw?
Yes.

Consult a lawyer for details.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 2, 2010 For rent in 01854
Deb Nicholls, Real Estate Pro in Concord, MA
Deb Nicholls answered:
Who pays if the house failed inspection?
In Massachusetts the inspection contingency is to ensure that there are no hidden defects in the property you have agreed to buy, and to allow you to back out of the deal if any are fou ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 7, 2012 Home Buying in 01850
Gerard Dunn, Real Estate Pro in Potomac, MD
Gerard Dunn answered:
Can new owner break the lease with the current tenants?
No - The tenant's rights survive the settlement and sale of the property.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 24, 2013 Rentals in 01854
Ken Lambert, Real Estate Pro in Exeter, NH
Ken Lambert answered:
I have a 1700 sq foot townhome in Belvidere and I am in the process of finishing off the basement to add another 500 sq feet above grade.
Hello Dpg: Good question. So, you paid $340K and added about $17K since to it. That's $357K total, 3 1/2 years ago. I'd say you're right in the ballpark at it being w ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 30, 2009 Market Conditions in Lowell
Ken Lambert, Real Estate Pro in Exeter, NH
Ken Lambert answered:
Local Neighborhoods Advice in Lowell Requested
Hi Anne- Lowell really runs the gamut. For starters, there are 5 zip codes in the the city- and you can check data and crime info via zip on Trulia and on www.city-data.com, etc.
Re ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 21, 2011 Market Conditions in Lowell
Ken Lambert, Real Estate Pro in Exeter, NH
Ken Lambert answered:
I am looking to rent or buy a parking space or spaces in the vicinity of Umass Lowell south campus
Hi Julia- How many spaces ideally? What are you looking to pay? I may have some contacts around there. For just winter, or for a full year?

Thanks,

Ken L.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 10, 2013 In My Neighborhood in Lowell
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