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Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Issaquah, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
My dad intends to sell a house he inherited to my brother via contract for deed. How can this work in a fair manner for my sister and I?
Janderson,
You're family needs to meet with an estate planning attorney. If your dad doesn't have a will that deals with this, you have a potential disaster on your hands. Creating o ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 14, 2014 Home Selling in Great Falls
Michael Cheng, Real Estate Pro in San Jose, CA
Michael Cheng answered:
What to you think about offering a MLS "entry only" product to home sellers who are capable to handle their own side of the transaction?
The sellers may be doing the work but it's your name and license on the line.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 6, 2015 Home Selling in Missoula
Tamara Willi…, Real Estate Pro in Bozeman, MT
Tamara Williams asked:
Anyone looking for 17.5 acres IN Bozeman, no covenants or zoning, 2800 sq ft shop, 3600 sq ft home, Middle Creek frontage, $669,900 I have a listing that is very unique. Its next to an industrial area, but it sits far enough back in the trees that you do not feel like it is industrial. Neighbors are gone by 5 pm. ...
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 10, 2012 Home Selling in Bozeman
Donna Johnson, Real Estate Pro in Kalispell, MT
Donna Johnson answered:
There is no pond! It sits right on Echo lake with a little over 100' of shoreline. Also no dishwasher (unless it is human) We are current
I am unable to discern what is your question. Is there something I can help you with?
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 26, 2012 Home Selling in Bigfork
Larry Tollen, Real Estate Pro in Chapel Hill, NC
Larry Tollen answered:
what is the average percentage realtors charge for home sales?
Typically most Realtors will charge between 5-6%. This is usually split equally between the lisiting company and the selling company. While what they charge certainly matters, it's not ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 27, 2012 Home Selling in 59901
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Issaquah, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
If I sell my property after age 65 do I have to pay taxes on it
Montanadog,
I looked up the IRS site to be certain, here is their response and a link to the site to check for yourself.

Principal Private Residence

If you sell your house, i ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 2, 2012 Home Selling in 59925
Suzanne MacD…, Real Estate Pro in 07856
Suzanne MacDowell answered:
Senator Shummer is presently working on a bill to allow foreigners US citizenship with a total investment over $500,000. Is this true?
I have heard the same thing, though I don't remember who was pushing this idea, I thought it was the President. Personally I am not sure this is such a good idea. In fact, I hear ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 26, 2012 Home Selling in 59759
D,  in Bonita Springs, FL
D answered:
My listing contract expired 12/31/2011. The protection period was 30 days. I did not relist. An agent called the listing agent to ask if my place
JMC,

If the agents are procuring business on both end I would say you would be morally obligated to provide compensation. To find out if you are legally responsible for compensation ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 8, 2012 Home Selling in Montana
Don Tepper, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax, VA
Don Tepper answered:
My house appraised for 320k in 2007 what should I list my house for in today's market?
Depends. Whatever it's worth.

Recognize, too, that the value of appraisals varies. Appraisals when you actually buy a home can be fairly accurate. Appraisals (especially a few y ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 19, 2012 Home Selling in Belgrade
Regan Langel, Real Estate Pro in Bozeman, MT
Regan Langel answered:
Seller Financing in Bozeman??
Check out MLS# 179801. The owner would definitely consider seller financing.

Regan Langel, GRI, REALTOR®
AmeriMont Real Estate
(406) 284-6546
www.ReganLangel.com
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 30, 2012 Home Selling in Bozeman
Ron Thomas, Real Estate Pro in Fresno, CA
Ron Thomas answered:
pricing a home
If it is not distressed, I would opt for 90-95% of Market and hope for Multiples and Quick.

Good luck and may God bless
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 23, 2013 Home Selling in Great Falls
Mark Meissner, Real Estate Pro in Bozeman, MT
Mark Meissner answered:
Can I the land owner sell my property on this web site without an agent?
Hi Adam,

I can't seem to identify a way to put a for sale by owner on this site yourself. Maybe there is a way, but everything I see suggests talking to your agent. Some of the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jun 2, 2012 Home Selling in Bozeman
Fred Glick, Real Estate Pro in Los Angeles, CA
Fred Glick answered:
How long do you have to wait before buying a house back you sold almost a year ago?
Use a mortgage broker who can find the right bank for you.

There is no time limit.

Good luck!

Fred
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 8, 2011 Home Selling in Montana
Melaine Loy,  in Great Falls, MT
Melaine Loy answered:
What is the normal commission for selling a small farm in Montana?
Hello Nels,

6% however you may find it differs slightly with each agent so you should call around and find the one you think fits you most. Remember, Asking an agent to reduce commis ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 23, 2013 Home Selling in Great Falls
Dosequis, Both Buyer and Seller in Choteau, MT
Dosequis answered:
We have 77.7 acres irrigated crop land and double wide mobile home on highway.View of rcky. mts. west of Fairfield. What would be a fair asking price?
Since you don't own the irrigation system, the trailer is probably worth about 20,000; the land is probably worth about 97,500 so combined, the property is likely worth $115,000-120,000 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 5, 2013 Home Selling in Great Falls
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
Where can I look up what real estate agents sold the most homes in the past 3 months?
Rather than worrying about who sold the most homes, consider interviewing in person a few agents from different realty comapnies then choose the one you like best and who has the most t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 10, 2012 Home Selling in Belgrade
Shanna Rogers, Real Estate Pro in Murrieta, CA
Shanna Rogers answered:
If my house appraised for 320k in 2007 what do you think it would sell for now?
Hi Bridgerguidedotcom,

Contact a Realtor in your area and ask them to do a Comparative Market Analysis (CMA) using Sold comparables within 1 mile of your home (the closer, the better ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 14, 2011 Home Selling in Belgrade
Robin Nelson, Real Estate Pro in Bozeman, MT
Robin Nelson answered:
how can we present our home in the best light? what is the current trend ?
Hi Christina;

This a great question, I would suggest you always speak to your Real Estate agent and have her view your home and the area for the best lighting and time of day. I like ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 31, 2012 Home Selling in Bozeman
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