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Ronald & Agn…, Real Estate Pro in 11767
Ronald & Agnes answered:
Will opening the wall between my kitchen and the dining room reduce the value of my home?
Not necessarily. Today people are looking for an open floor plan and if done correctly this could add value!
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 18, 2013 Home Selling in Nesconset
Scott Godzyk, Real Estate Pro in 03109
Scott Godzyk answered:
I am a seller, Do I need to put my website as well on info?
Mildred home owners looking tio sell themselves can not place their homes for sale here on Trulia. you must be a licensed agent. Too many peple trying to save a few dollars selling them ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Apr 14, 2013 Home Selling in Huntington
Janalyn Trav…, Real Estate Pro in 11965
Janalyn Travis-Messer answered:
We have inherited a house that has a small rental property on it with a tenant and has 6 months left on the lease. What is our obligation to her?
Leases transfer with the sale of a house. You can always ask the tenant if they would be willing to leave early. The timing could work though in the sale and the lease end date. Confirm ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Oct 29, 2013 Home Selling in Shelter Island
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
I m the owner of 19 Oakmeadow lane Bellport NY 11713 infos and figures stated on Trulia for this property are false and inaccurate. Remove listing
Don't simply rely on online values, as some may be/are inaccurate nor updated; rather review comps with any agent, recently sold similar properties in the immediate area; if you would l ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 7, 2013 Home Selling in 11713
Donna Moro L…, Real Estate Pro in Middle Island, NY
Donna Moro Lomenzo answered:
i live in coram and ready to sell my home live in Sharon Woods development pls share how does one find the right person to sell it...
Well you will certainly get a lot of responses to this question! The most important thing is to be comfortable with the Realtor you choose. Make sure they answer all your questions and ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 10, 2013 Home Selling in Coram
Jaymes Grace, Real Estate Pro in New York, NY
Jaymes Grace answered:
Does it reflect badly on our home if it has been on the market for 120 days and has 654 views? Should we wait 90 days to relist it again?
Hi Benny,

Well it doesn't reflect favorably! There are specific reasons why a home that has had 654 views and (what I assume) has not gotten a reasonable offer. There are quite a few ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 13, 2013 Home Selling in 11743
Bill Eckler-…, Real Estate Pro in Venice, FL
Bill Eckler-Florida, answered:
What happens if we stop paying property taxes (Suff. Co., LI, NY)?
This is basic...."one should never solve a problem by creating another." I'm unclear how not paying the taxes would resolve your issue other than getting even with the "squatters."You w ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 4, 2013 Home Selling in 11740
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Voices Member answered:
Can I upload Homes for sale from Trulia to my Real Estate site?
Are you a Realtor/Real Estate Agent? If so, you should know the law.
I would imagine that it is against Trulia rules as well...you should read them.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 5, 2012 Home Selling in 11975
Debra (Debbi…, Real Estate Pro in Livingston, NJ
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
My home is being misrepresented on Turlia and my agent tells me they can't fix it, how do I get it fixed?
Well - not sure why your agent can't address this, but, please know that agents are limited to what they can and can't edit in regard to their listings on Trulia once the isting appears ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 4, 2015 Home Selling in 11780
EdithJasser…, Real Estate Pro in 60093
EdithJasser YourRealtor4Life answered:
When black mold is visibly present on walls does owner have to take care of it so it does not pose a problem to others viewing home?
Do you have to? NO Have to NO, but it will be a problem once the buyers hop in and see it and
turn around and do not want to have anything to do with the home.

Even if you take ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 26, 2012 Home Selling in 11975
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
My bank will not let me refinance due poor credit. Im trying to get out from where i live. I would like to rent my condo, but the payment is to high.
A short sale may be an option; however do consider consulting with an attorney beforehand; also choose an agent to work with.....
0 votes Share Flag Tue Oct 9, 2012 Home Selling in Middle Island
Thomas Brady, Real Estate Pro in Suffolk County, NY
Thomas Brady answered:
I won't pay someone else after I do all the work. Do I have to pay a buyers agent for this?
A buyer's agent usually gets paid from the commission the seller pays his agent. It's divided up, say the listing agent is getting 5%, he then offers out a percentage to buyer's and or ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 1, 2013 Home Selling in 11731
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
473 oak st copiague ny 11726 has been up for sale why is it not on trulia
Ask your agent the question, he/she can post it for you.....
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 8, 2013 Home Selling in 11726
Thomas Brady, Real Estate Pro in Suffolk County, NY
Thomas Brady answered:
what will my home be worth in 30 years?
That depends on far too many as yet unocurred events. However I would be more than happy to give you my opinion on todays value :)
Tom Brady SFR, e-Pro, SRES, GREEN
Licensed Real Esta ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 11, 2015 Home Selling in 11792
Alain Picard, Real Estate Pro in Puyallup, WA
Alain Picard answered:
we are willing to just break even....
I can't tell you for sure because I'm not a real estate agent in NY but I would say maybe somewhere around $340,000 if there aren't any real estate agents involved. If you wait a few mi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 19, 2012 Home Selling in Holtsville
Voices Member,  in
Voices Member answered:
How can I post pictures of my house?
Are you trying to sell the home on your own? If so unfortunately you cannot upload photos directly. Trulia feeds off of MLS which means you would need to work with a Realtor.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jun 20, 2012 Home Selling in 11733
Kyla, Real Estate Pro in Monroeton, PA
Kyla answered:
How do I make a home look good at an open house when the interior is in need of updating?
Make sure the home is clutter free. Accentuate with colorful vases of flowers on tables. Add warmth with pillows on a couch and beds. Bathroom: Use a pretty basket and put some rolled t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jun 2, 2012 Home Selling in Sayville
Lo, Both Buyer and Seller in Windham, NH
Lo asked:
I've never seen houses in Windham, NH so low - what is going on? This seems ridiculous because the school system is so good. There are houses that were 340,000 at the peak listing for 195K. Condos that were 260K selling for 173K. Why don't peo...
0 votes Share Flag Tue May 8, 2012 Home Selling in 11754
Gina Lollo, Real Estate Pro in East Setauket, NY
Gina Lollo answered:
How to list a land sale?
You can contact me @ (631) 335-7078 and I would be have to walk you through the process.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 23, 2012 Home Selling in Coram
Gail Gladsto…, Real Estate Pro in 11743
Gail Gladstone answered:
Property transfer tax rate in suffolk County NY
Transfer rate is $4 per $1000 on the sale price. It is quite direct, but your attorney should be able to verify this information.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 4, 2012 Home Selling in Mattituck
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