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Omar Cain, Renter in San Rafael, CA
Omar Cain asked:
bahia way house
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 16, 2013 Home Buying in San Rafael
Liz Mccarthy…, Real Estate Pro in Mill Valley, CA
Liz Mccarthy (415) 250-4929 answered:
I am looking to rent my home in Terra Linda. How do I advertise on Trulia?
I'd suggest Craigs List. That's the BEST place to find renters, and it's free! ALso, i run www.MarinwoodMoms.com if you'd like me to post your house there I'd be more than happy to. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Dec 3, 2013 Rental Basics in 94903
Ashley Bock,…, Real Estate Pro in Ross, CA
Ashley Bock, MBA answered:
I need a room to share in San Rafael starting now to Feb 1 if anyone has a lead thanks. Private bath preferred, absolutely no cats.
The best place to look is craigslist! You can even post a need for housing listing your specific criteria.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 27, 2013 Home Buying in San Rafael
Steve Ornell…, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Steve Ornellas answered:
Does an FHA appraisal look at detached outbuildings?
Hi Mystique,

If the Seller is not going to make the repairs to, or rebuild, the garage you had best move along to looking for the next property.

As a standard FHA Buyer your Appr ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jan 6, 2013 Home Buying in San Rafael
Liz Mccarthy…, Real Estate Pro in Mill Valley, CA
Liz Mccarthy (415) 250-4929 answered:
Neighborhoods in San Anselmo, San Rafael
Hi, and congrats on your job relo! Not sure if you are already here in the bay area, but I hold a monthly Marin Seminar, that would help you figure out exactly what you are looking for ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Dec 29, 2012 General Area in 94901
Sylvia Barry,…, Real Estate Pro in Novato, CA
Sylvia Barry, MAS, CIPS, SRES answered:
How much HOA per month for this property?
Hi Keming:

Please provide a link or the address to the property you are interested in. I will then be able to check for you.

Thanks!
Sylvia Chang Barry
Frank Howard Allen Real ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Oct 13, 2012 Home Buying in San Rafael
Claudia Mull…, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Claudia Muller Gravelle answered:
2012 CAN I GET AN FHA LOAN FOR LAND AND MODULAR HOME BUILT ON THE PROPERTY IN , PLACER COUNTY CA $ APPRX 205,000
The home must have a permanent foundation.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Oct 19, 2012 Home Buying in 94903
Alison Hillm…, Other/Just Looking in San Francisco, CA
Alison Hillman answered:
what is the commute time from San Rafael to the Presideo in the morning rush hour (and back in the afternoon)?
Hey Kurt!

Check out Trulia's new commute maps, learn more here:

http://corp.truliablog.com/2006/08/09/when-does-it-pay-to-commute/

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0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 9, 2012 Traffic & Public Transportation in San Rafael
Liz Mccarthy…, Real Estate Pro in Mill Valley, CA
Liz Mccarthy (415) 250-4929 answered:
Good Afternoon, Need an agent that will find a good fit for my family. We are professionals and will be moving to San Rafael in the next 2 months.
Hi Bill,

I just sent you a long email directly, but wanted to make sure you got it, sometimes my emails go into spam. Be sure to check there! Also I do ho9ld monthly seminars for f ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 18, 2012 Moving in San Rafael
Tom Bohlmann, Real Estate Pro in Wake Forest, NC
Tom Bohlmann answered:
We have an offer put in on a short sale. It's been 6 weeks. How long can it take for a bank to say either yes or no??
It would depend on the bank.

Most respond within 4 weeks. Many within 48-72 business hours.

Others Banks, it could be well weeks and weeks.

it also depend on how your OFFER co ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Oct 13, 2012 Home Buying in San Rafael
Amy E. Glaser, Real Estate Pro in Greenbrae, CA
Amy E. Glaser answered:
Is it possible to get a decent interest rate on a FHA loan with only 3.5% down for a first time homebuyer with good income and credit?
YES! It is best to talk with a mortgage professional with FHA Loan experience. If you would like a referral, let me know! I've got a great one for you.
0 votes Share Flag Tue May 15, 2012 Financing in San Rafael
Alain Picard, Real Estate Pro in Puyallup, WA
Alain Picard answered:
Can lenders come after us in foreclosure or short sale?
I can tell you that if you try to do a short sale and you don't have a hardship then you probably won't get approved and if you do get approved somehow and have a decent amount of savin ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 3, 2012 Foreclosure in 94901
Ron Thomas, Real Estate Pro in Fresno, CA
Ron Thomas answered:
i just bought a townhouse and am using a fha loan. the townhouse is in the process of getting reapproved by fha. is there any way to close now?
It sounds like FHA and your Realtor know what they are doing.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 28, 2012 Home Buying in 94903
Mary Kay and…, Real Estate Pro in 94901
Mary Kay and Kathy Yamamoto answered:
Should I foreclose or short sale?
Matt,

We would be more than happy to send you some information on the difference between a short sale and a foreclosure for you to review. let us know if you'd like some materia ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 2, 2014 Foreclosure in 94901
Rich Homer, Real Estate Pro in 34108
Rich Homer answered:
Lender with experience with forgivable loans from employer
A Mortgage Broker is your first stop. Local search here http://www.trulia.com/voices/directory/94903-mortgage_broker_or_lender--77769
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 26, 2011 Financing in 94903
Steve Ornell…, Real Estate Pro in Fremont, CA
Steve Ornellas answered:
Planning to buy an Eichler and it has 60amp electrical boxes. I plan to put new appliances in the kitchen. Do I need to update electrical to 100amps?
Ken:

“We are not changing the total number of appliances or even the location, just pulling out the old stove, oven, dishwasher and fridge. We plan to update with newer, modern ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 20, 2011 Home Buying in San Rafael
Dan Nebenzahl, Real Estate Pro in Mill Valley, CA
Dan Nebenzahl answered:
We are in the market to rent a home in San Rafael, Ca. for $3,000/month or less. 3 bedroom home in which the owners will accept a small dog- ideas?
Hi Pz!

I know of 2 places available you can look at. Send me an email and I'll respond with details of the two houses.
dan.nebenzahl@cbnorcal.com
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 18, 2012 General Area in San Rafael
Dave Corbin, Real Estate Pro in 95401
Dave Corbin answered:
What is the percentage of rent to own success rates and are companies like ownerwiz.com a predatory scam?
Hello Strokes510,

I am not sure what the percentage of rent to own success rate is (my guess is that it is pretty low) however it appears that ownerwiz.com is a scam. Go to http://w ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 16, 2012 Home Buying in San Rafael
Cedar Glen, Real Estate Pro in Anaheim, CA
Cedar Glen answered:
What high school and middle school do kids go to in this neighborhood.?
Some middle Schools are:
- Brookhurst Junior High School
- Fairmont Pvt School
High schools:
-Gilbert East High School
-Horizon Glenoaks High School
-Servite High School
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 26, 2014 In My Neighborhood in 94903
Kamal Randha…, Real Estate Pro in California
Kamal Randhawa answered:
Looking for an agent to help my father-in-law price and sell a property in San Rafael
Hello Ken,

It's wonderful you are helping your father-in-law but unless, he really needs to sell, this is not a good time.
If you like, I can give you comps on the property and ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 16, 2012 Home Selling in San Rafael
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