On Top Of The World : Questions & Answers

change location

cancel or

Q&A

38
Alison Hillm…, Other/Just Looking in San Francisco, CA
Alison Hillman answered:
What does annual CCD mean?
You can contact the listing agent who will be able to help you learn more about that specific property (and probably will know a lot about similar properties in the area). To find an ag ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 16, 2013 Market Conditions in On Top Of The World
Cristyle Wood…, Real Estate Pro in 33408
Cristyle Wood Egitto answered:
What is a "fee simple building"?
In English law, a fee simple (or fee simple absolute) is an estate in land, a form of freehold ownership. It is the way that real estate is owned in common law countries, and is the hig ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 31, 2013 Market Conditions in On Top Of The World
Linda Mann, Real Estate Pro in Redington Beach, FL
Linda Mann answered:
I truly like this condo and please send me tax and and monthly maintenance cost...
Hi,

Isn't it a wonderful unit? And On Top of the World is a lovely community with loads to offer. The property taxes for this unit in 2012 were $946 and the current monthly mainten ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 25, 2013 Market Conditions in On Top Of The World
Deborah Orr, Real Estate Pro in Tarpon Springs, FL
Deborah Orr answered:
Do you have any units handicapped (roll in shower)? we are looking 4 two units together (1 handicapped) Or we are looking for a house (handicapped)
Top of the world is an older very established retirement community so you are likely to find quite a few of those units equipped for handicapped access. Finding 4 in the same building ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 24, 2013 Home Buying in On Top Of The World
John & Barba…, Real Estate Pro in Clearwater, FL
John & Barbara Schinn answered:
Are 2 cats allowed? What are the monthy associaton dues?
Yes, you can have more than one pet at On Top of the World. for that property the monthly maintenance fee is $298.
if you email me directly, i'll email back a nice video of the place.
... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 21, 2013 Market Conditions in On Top Of The World
Rich Wilder, Real Estate Pro in Clearwater, FL
Rich Wilder answered:
what are the monthly maintenance fees?
Monthly maintenance fees for a 2 bed/2 bath 1400 sf unit in On Top of The World are usually around $315.00 per month. It varies slightly depending on the building because each building ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 21, 2013 Market Conditions in On Top Of The World
Suzanne MacD…, Real Estate Pro in 07856
Suzanne MacDowell answered:
What is fee simple?
The greatest possible estate in land, wherein the owner has the right to use it, exclusively possess it, commit waste upon it, dispose of it by deed or will, and take its fruits. A fee ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 19, 2013 Home Buying in On Top Of The World
Bill and Lois…, Real Estate Pro in Tampa, FL
Bill and Lois Szydlowski answered:
Are there any condos without hoa that has no age restrictions where we can own and have our pets?
There are plenty of them. Give us a call so we can find out about your other requirements and get you the condos you will like.

Bill Szydlowski
813-323-4443
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 25, 2013 Home Buying in On Top Of The World
David Kimpton, Real Estate Pro in Safety Harbor, FL
David Kimpton answered:
How are you approved to live in a condo. I know nothing of the process.
You will have an application to fill in and based on that the condo association will decide
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 5, 2013 Home Buying in On Top Of The World
Bill and Lois…, Real Estate Pro in Tampa, FL
Bill and Lois Szydlowski answered:
What are fees for condos? I saw a $1500 Capitol fund fee that buyers have to pay upfront, other fees? Sandi
Sandi,

it depends on the complex and what you get for the fees. The capital fund fee is usually do that fact that the complex has a golf course or something like it, that everyone el ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Feb 15, 2013 Home Buying in On Top Of The World
Tim Moore, Real Estate Pro in Nags Head, NC
Tim Moore answered:
what is a fee simple building?
Fee simple is a type of ownership and it is the best you can have. It means you own the house, the land and everything under it. There are more restrictive types of ownership, but fee s ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 16, 2013 Home Buying in On Top Of The World
Bill and Lois…, Real Estate Pro in Tampa, FL
Bill and Lois Szydlowski answered:
I'm looking for a first floor end unit, either 1100 or 1400 sq feet. Is there any way I can have someone looking for possibilities?
Mary,

this is not a hard request. Let me know if you would like us to help you find the right unit.

please feel free to call me so that we can talk and I can find out what your ot ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 12, 2013 Home Buying in On Top Of The World
Rich Wilder, Real Estate Pro in Clearwater, FL
Rich Wilder answered:
What are the fees for OTOTW residents to play golf?
Golf is free to owners and a minimal fee is charged to renters.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 11, 2013 Home Buying in On Top Of The World
Rich Wilder, Real Estate Pro in Clearwater, FL
Rich Wilder answered:
I viewed 2259 Costa Rica Dr #59 and noticed it does not have a washer/dryer hookup. It is possible to put one in this unit?
Yes, a washer/dryer hookup can be installed as long as you follow OTOW rules which in this layout means putting the washer in the master closet or the kitchen so it drains into the kitc ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Mar 4, 2013 Home Buying in On Top Of The World
Ron Thomas, Real Estate Pro in Fresno, CA
Ron Thomas answered:
How do I find a specific property?
Sounds like that would be the bliwick and the forte of the Realtor:
Since the Buyer's Agent is free to the Buyer, why not try?
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 5, 2013 Home Buying in On Top Of The World
Annette Levi…, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
Annette Levinson answered:
what are the HOA's?
HOA stands for Home Owners Association. What that means in English that there are shared elements in the development and a corporation was set up to handle that. They provide services t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 4, 2013 Market Conditions in On Top Of The World
Rich Wilder, Real Estate Pro in Clearwater, FL
Rich Wilder answered:
Re 2449 Columbia Dr #59: This listing says it's a "fee simple building" in the description. So not land lease? FHA financing poss?
Buildings 1-2, 4-10, and 16 are fee simple buildings, all the others are land lease.

FHA is not an option, minimum 35% down is required if financing.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Dec 22, 2012 Market Conditions in On Top Of The World
Rachel Fries…, Real Estate Pro in 33759
Rachel Friesema answered:
Are land lease fees part of the HOA fees. If not, how much are they a month?
Hi, joganz17. Yes, the land lease fees at On Top of the World are included in the monthly condo fees. I'm not sure if you know, but there are a few buildings that are not leand lease. I ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 10, 2012 Home Buying in On Top Of The World
Marge Bennett, Real Estate Pro in Fort Myers, FL
Marge Bennett answered:
I see on this condo no central air. Is this usual for this subdivision?? I mean we are in Florida!!
when was it built? Central air wasn't common until maybe the 70s.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Nov 19, 2012 Home Buying in On Top Of The World
1 2
Search Advice

Followers

549
Email me when…

Learn more

Meet the Trulia VIPs
Timothy Cook, Agent in Belleair Bluffs, FL
Timothy Cook
Agent
Belleair Bluffs, FL
Retha Wright, Agent in 34684
Retha Wright
Agent
34684
Andy Burwell, Agent in Clearwater
Andy Burwell
Agent
Clearwater
Jacqueline Borree, Agent in 34655
Jacqueline Borree
Agent
34655
Home > Q&A > Florida > Pinellas County > Clearwater > On Top Of The World
Copyright © 2015 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer