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Jane Grant, Real Estate Pro in Temecula, CA
Jane Grant answered:
What is the property tax "mil rate" in Tarpon Springs, FL? Are they lower in any surrounding areas?
Here's a website to the Tax Assessors office: http://www.taxcollect.com/Content.aspx?ContentID=452
to help you out until you get an agent from the area to answer specific question ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 27, 2010 Home Buying in Tarpon Springs
Mott Kornicki, Real Estate Pro in Miami Beach, FL
Mott Kornicki answered:
Closed on home 7/2 in FL as seller & all funds are already transferred, mortgages satisfied, etc. New buyer threatening to back out. Is that?
Helayne:

It appears that it is too late for the buyer to walk away. Best to have your attorney or title company tell you what your contract conditions are.

Mott in Miami Happy ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 5, 2010 Home Selling in Tarpon Springs
Alma Rose Kee…, Real Estate Pro in Tampa, FL
Alma Rose Kee, P.A. answered:
what is the lot rent on this property.. I'm looking for something with lot rent, that is within my budget, as I am on a fixed income.. thank
Hi Joanne,

You didn't include the address so you will need to repost with the address or link to the property.

All the best,
Alma
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 20, 2010 Home Buying in Tarpon Springs
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
what is the lot rent on this property.. I'm looking for something with lot rent, that is within my budget, as I am on a fixed income.. thank
You may wish to ask your question again and attach a link or give an address so that your question may be answered accordingly--in the meantime any local agent can help you, contact any ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 20, 2010 Home Buying in Tarpon Springs
Loretta J. B…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Loretta J. Buckner, Broker/CDPE answered:
any sellers looking to lease to own 2/2/1 small yard in tarpon springs area ??
Lease-options are pretty hard to find, Cathy--but if you check my website (RealWorldPropertiesInc.com) I try to post any there I come across, and if I know your criteria (size, location ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 13, 2010 Financing in 34688
Mark LeMenag…, Real Estate Pro in Lake Nona, Orlando, FL
Mark LeMenager answered:
We (wife & me) are relocating to Florida in 5 months and can't decide between Palm Harbor, Tarpon Springs and Safety Harbor.
I'm not a local, but I have family in Tarpon Springs and have been visiting the place for 15 years. We always have a great time there.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 2, 2010 Home Buying in Tarpon Springs
John Bennett, Real Estate Pro in Leesburg, FL
John Bennett answered:
My elderly father has several waterfront lots. 1 in weeki wachee located on a canal and 5 more on the suwanne river. They are not very large, big
Best way to sell is to find a local Realtor (I am NOT local to these spots). They will know the Value of the property so that it is priced right.

If giving seveal listings I would ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Feb 12, 2010 Home Selling in Tarpon Springs
Matt & Julia…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Matt & Julia Fishel, CDPE,CIAS answered:
Can't decide between Tarpon Springs or Palm Harbor...want to purchase a condo. Any suggestions/opinions? Thanks!
Hi Jay,

Both are great sister towns. You might also really enjoy Dunedin. It really depends what you're looking for. If you want to be on the gulf with a view, you'll ac ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 3, 2012 General Area in Tarpon Springs
Aileen Kane, Real Estate Pro in 34652
Aileen Kane answered:
Agent now or later?
Hi Garry, since purchasing a home is such a huge investment, financially and emotionally, it is a very good idea to start to meet and interview agents prior to that investment. I have ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 28, 2010 Home Buying in Tarpon Springs
Pam Cohn-Bro…, Real Estate Pro in 33761
Pam Cohn-Broker Associate answered:
What's the difference between a Buyers Agent and an Exclusive Buyers Agent?
Roger,

A Buyer's agent is working with Buyers and a Listing agent is the agent is Marketing the property for the Seller. Listing agents market to every other agent out there and to ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 10, 2009 Home Buying in Tarpon Springs
David Chambe…, Other/Just Looking in Saint Petersburg, FL
David Chamberlain answered:
Couple relocating to the area with a few ?'s. This will be our first home and we have essentially no debt.
Also is the credit looked at combined or they will consider my credit first?

Qualification? primary borrower

Rate is based on lower borrower

2nd? for the loan process I have th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 7, 2009 Home Buying in 34688
David Chambe…, Other/Just Looking in Saint Petersburg, FL
David Chamberlain answered:
Relocating from VA and would like to know what is the best route in getting pre-approved when in another state
For Va loans you do not need a down payment.

For USDA loans you do not need a down payment but you would have to pick a rural are in florida, pinellas is not rural.

For FHA you ne ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 1, 2014 Home Buying in 34688
Jamie Everett, Real Estate Pro in 34685
Jamie Everett answered:
My wife and I bought a home 7 months ago for $254K from the builder. The home wa already reduced $195K. The
As you already suspect, real estate values may not rebound adequately in time for your balloon payment. I recommend that you have a real estate attorney carefully review all the terms ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 26, 2011 Market Conditions in 34689
David, Home Buyer in Tarpon Springs, FL
David asked:
help anybody in insurance i need auto insurance, own condo in 34688 and am forgin national need to insure dodge ram 1500 conversion only stay in florida a few week a year
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 24, 2009 Home Insurance in Tarpon Springs
Lisa Reeves, Real Estate Pro in Tampa, FL
Lisa Reeves answered:
I'm pre-qualified for 200,000, lookin' Tarpon Springs for short sale,3/2 pool, anyone have anything??
I have attached the listings in the Tarpon Springs area that meet your requirements. As a buyer's agent I am able to get you into any listed property in the area allowing you to see ev ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Aug 2, 2009 Home Buying in Tarpon Springs
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Voices Member answered:
My husband and I are re-locating to FL again (hope it's last time). Husband works near Tampa airport but we
I am the Broker of an Exclusive Buyer Agency. I have been in Real Estate since 2001 and have run my own Exclusive Buyer Agency since 2003. I am a member of NAEBA.org (National Associati ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 7, 2009 Home Buying in Tarpon Springs
Mott Kornicki, Real Estate Pro in Miami Beach, FL
Mott Kornicki answered:
Why is property (SFHs) in Holiday so much less expensive than Tarpon Springs when they are only about a mile?
A Local Realtor® will easily be able to tell you why the big differnce in price between the two areas. I'm in South Florida on the East Coast. For example; South Beach prices, for th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 7, 2009 Home Buying in Tarpon Springs
Bill Eckler-…, Real Estate Pro in Venice, FL
Bill Eckler-Florida, answered:
While considering a move to Tarpon Springs, the violent crime statistics are a concern. Is crime on the?
Carol,

The best resource for this information is the local police department or county sheriff's departmant. They have access to the most current and accurate information and are gen ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 16, 2009 Home Buying in Tarpon Springs
Michael Cepa…, Real Estate Pro in 33647
Michael Ceparano answered:
im thinking of buying a short sale how long will it take from acceptance to final signing i have fund in bank
Depends on several issues including, the listing agent, your agent, the lender, paperwork already completed, BPO completion, etc. If you would like some guidance, feel free to contact m ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jan 5, 2009 Home Buying in 34688
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