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Flavio Tejada…, Real Estate Pro in San Mateo, CA
Flavio Tejada, MBA,Realtor/Own answered:
FHA approved for $535K but outbid in Pacifica and Half Moon Bay. Is there an owner out there of a single family home willing to sell to me privately?
Hi,
don't get discouraged...are you writing your highest and best offers?

good luck!
$$$BUYER CASH REBATE 50%-60% / SELLER DISCOUNT 50%$$$

Flavio Tejada, MBA-Finance, Realtor, B ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 15, 2013 Home Buying in Pacifica
Tony Grech, Real Estate Pro in Michigan
Tony Grech answered:
I have a conventional mortgage. NOT owned by Freddie Mac or Fannie Mae. My mortgage is UNDERWATER. So, far no one has been able to help. Any help???
Unless your current lender would be willing to modify your mortgage, or unless you can bring money to closing, then you are probably stuck right now. Currently the HARP refinance progr ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 19, 2013 Financing in 94015
David 'TAP'…, Real Estate Pro in Burlingame, CA
David 'TAP' Tapper answered:
how foggy will it be around original daly city area??
It does get foggy, but nothing like the Skyline area. I was driving over in that area on Thursday and it was real foggy near Bart, but it wasn't too bad when I got to Brunswick across f ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 19, 2013 Home Buying in Original Daly City
Flavio Tejada…, Real Estate Pro in San Mateo, CA
Flavio Tejada, MBA,Realtor/Own answered:
WHERE DID THE VIOLENT CRIMES HAPPEN?
hi, I am not sure what crimes you are referring to but you can research crime on trulia, my website, and many others...you may also speak with local police officers to get a feel for c ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 4, 2013 Crime & Safety in Daly City
Elena Talis, Real Estate Pro in Palo Alto, CA
Elena Talis answered:
is 40 Silva Ave, Millbrae, CA legitimate?
Try to meet with them on the property. If they refuse - it is a scam. Also, any realtor can check the county records in matter of minutes to verify the owner names.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 17, 2013 Rentals in Millbrae
Cindy Morris, Real Estate Pro in San Mateo, CA
Cindy Morris answered:
Seeking min 2/2 that accepts cats within price range.
I'd be happy to help you with your rental serach. Contact me directly so we dicuss your serach and wants a bit more. Cindy Morris, Alain Pinel Realtors, cindy@apr.com (650) 031-2834
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 27, 2013 Rentals in Nrth Central
Michael Cheng, Real Estate Pro in San Jose, CA
Michael Cheng answered:
Can I file a lawsuit even though I initialed P7 on CAR Purchase agreement Item26 A&B(Mediation and Arbitration)?
What would you sue for? If your EMD is at the escrow company, you just need to get the listing agent to have the seller sign off.

And, if you do file an lawsuit against the seller, ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 17, 2013 Home Buying in 94015
Larry Tollen, Real Estate Pro in Durham, NC
Larry Tollen answered:
Can the seller still sell the house without releasing the deposit to the buyer who canceled the contract before the loan contingency removal?
They can try but they are going to have issues. You should speak to an attorney and have your agent send a written notice to the listing agent that unless the Seller releases your Depos ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 24, 2013 Home Buying in Daly City
Vicki Moore, Real Estate Pro in San Mateo, CA
Vicki Moore answered:
Property tax / transfer tax for adding an owner during refinance... Daly City
Hi - Will your brother be on the loan as well?
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 20, 2013 Financing in Daly City
Karin Cunnin…, Real Estate Pro in San Bruno, CA
Karin Cunningham answered:
My single adult daughter wants to locate in San Bruno in a safe fairly new one bedroom condo that accepts pets.
Well the Picadilly condo is not so new, built in the 70's. Same with Shelter Creek. Some ver cool modern condos in South City and Daly City, though! Great prices and some have awes ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 19, 2014 Foreclosure in San Bruno
Jeff Kockos, Real Estate Pro in San Mateo County, CA
Jeff Kockos answered:
Denied by underwriter after even if huge downpayment
Don't waste your time at the bank go for sellers financing.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 17, 2013 Home Buying in Daly City
Victoria Fer…, Real Estate Pro in San Mateo, CA
Victoria Ferrando answered:
Bay Meadows, San Mateo
Looks intriguing and will help alleviate our inventory shortage we're currently experiencing. We'll be learning moe in a couple of weeks.

Vicki, Intero
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 17, 2013 Home Buying in San Mateo
Anjali Jain…, Real Estate Pro in Burlingame, CA
Anjali Jain Ellis answered:
Buying a home in Belmont/San Mateo/Redwood City
It is always advisable to look neyond just an online listing. Driving through the neighborhoods is always a good idea. And soliciting the help of a local realtor who is familiar with th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Feb 22, 2013 Home Buying in Belmont
Michael Chal…, Real Estate Pro in San Mateo County, CA
Michael Chalhoub answered:
are there any multi family properties available?
i have 2 fourplexes, 2 triplexes and a 10 unit for sale, not on mls. call me at 650.465.9036 to discuss
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 18, 2013 Home Buying in Redwood City
Bob Bedbury, Real Estate Pro in San Carlos, CA
Bob Bedbury answered:
How much does a busy street or intersection affect property value in San Carlos?
It would certainly depend on what busy street we're talking about. For Brittan Avenue, perhaps as much as $75k. If we're talking busy like St Francis, perhaps not at all. And in this ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jun 1, 2013 Home Buying in San Carlos
Andre Mettler, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco County,...
Andre Mettler answered:
What are points? can a buyer right them off? or the seller?
Points usually reduce your interest rate. The buyer buys down the rate with points. Usually a point will reduce your interest rate by about 1/8 percent. Not to be confused with upfront ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 14, 2013 Financing in Pacifica
Sheryl Arndt, Real Estate Pro in California
Sheryl Arndt answered:
Unjust heating - What's my rights?
Here is a brochure to call the Inland Mediation Board. They can give you legal advice at no cost.

http://tinyurl.com/9q94d4k

http://www.under640ficoscoreloans.com/Pages/ContactShe ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 10, 2013 Rental Basics in Daly City
Sharon Vella, Real Estate Pro in 94044
Sharon Vella answered:
Which is the best way to increase my home equity, pay down the principal (where I get a $1 for $1) or do a home renovation like a room addition?
Hello!

Depending on the current size and bedroom/bathroom count of your home, doing an addition could "hands down" be the best strategy to increase the value of your home. If you a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 17, 2013 Financing in 94044
Lottie Kenda…, Real Estate Pro in San Carlos, CA
Lottie Kendall answered:
Looking for a nice 3 bdrm rental in Belmont / San Carlos. Late Feb. - early March would work best , but I have some flexibility ?
Best advice: keep checking Craig's list on a daily basis, and be ready to check out any and all possibilities the minute they come on. Have your information at hand (personal, business ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 6, 2013 General Area in 94070
Vicki Moore, Real Estate Pro in San Mateo, CA
Vicki Moore answered:
Can someone tell me the disadvantage of buying a mobile home in the bay area?
Hi Yesenia - The loans are different. There are specific lending institutions that loan on them.

Mobile homes depreciate like a car as opposed to a traditional property that goes ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 24, 2013 Home Buying in 94030
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