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Lynn911.com…, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Lynn911.com Dallas Realtor answered:
Is it more often than not that the utility service is off during the final walk through?
1. Write in special provisions of the sales agreement
a. utilities be on through close date.
b. Have all receipts furnished at closing

Lynn911 Dallas Realtor & Consultant
Mu ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 27, 2013 Home Buying in 75056
Laura Feghali, Real Estate Pro in Stamford, CT
Laura Feghali answered:
How safe is the colony?
Hi,
By Fair Housing laws, real estate agents cannot comment on whether a neighborhood is considered safe. I suggest that you contact the local police department and inquire about th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 27, 2013 Home Buying in The Colony
Scott and Ta…, Real Estate Pro in Prosper, TX
Scott and Tammy Watson answered:
I'm interested in doing the month to month lease on a home. Does anyone help the tenant find another home if that home sells or with moving expenses?
Most rental homes lease for 12 months at a time, unless you are currently residing in a rental home now, then the owner may be willing to do a month to month lease.

If you need help ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 19, 2013 Rentals in The Colony
Christine Sc…, Real Estate Pro in Denton County, TX
Christine Schwirtz answered:
2 year old preowned or New home?
Honestly its personal choice. However new homes are harder for resale if the neighboorhood is still being built. The 2 year old home may have better re sale if the neighboorhood is esta ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 2, 2013 Home Buying in 75056
Tim Moore, Real Estate Pro in Nags Head, NC
Tim Moore answered:
I am looking at a rental property that I am interested in but it's been on this site for 91 days. Should that be a concern?
Time on market means little these days. Each market is different. I have 10 homes for sale and half have been on the market 200+ days. No big deal here where the average is well over 20 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 14, 2012 Rentals in 75056
Brad Anderson, Real Estate Pro in Flower Mound, TX
Brad Anderson answered:
How soon is too soon to look for a rental house?
Hi, as a rental property owner myself I can say that yes you can hold a home for future move-in with a non-refundable deposit. a month or two hold is reasonable but anything longer put ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 14, 2012 Rentals in 75056
Tim Moore, Real Estate Pro in Nags Head, NC
Tim Moore answered:
I'm frustrated !! My wife & I "purchased" a home
This is a question for a lawyer, not us. Good luck.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 10, 2012 Foreclosure in 75056
Joseph Haddad, Real Estate Pro in Orlando, FL
Joseph Haddad answered:
I would love to have a Real Estate person help me...
What do you need help with?
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 5, 2012 Rental Basics in The Colony
Mandi Gossick, Real Estate Pro in 60564
Mandi Gossick answered:
I am looking a home for rent in The Colony...single family
What are you looking to spend per month and what size do you need? I will email you some listings. Please email me all your criteria.

Buywithmandi@gmail.com
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 6, 2013 Rentals in The Colony
Shanna Rogers, Real Estate Pro in Murrieta, CA
Shanna Rogers answered:
do i need a realtor to buy the house that I currently rent and live in for the past two years. Our landlord will sell us house what she owes $180,000?
Hi Melodieh,

Unless you know real estate law and/or are a Realtor, it would be in your best interests to hire either a Realtor or a Real Estate Attorney. There is alot of paperwork ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 1, 2014 Home Buying in 75056
Gary Geer, Real Estate Pro in Antioch, IL
Gary Geer answered:
I want to list my townhome for sale, but I can't afford to pay a real estate agent the usual 6%. How would I find local agents who will accept?
Hilcat1,
Contact local agents and discuss your situation. They can offer solutions to your situation.

All the best,
Gary Geer

www.GaryGeer.com
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 19, 2011 Home Selling in 75056
Blasic Smith…, Real Estate Pro in Murrieta, CA
Blasic Smith Team answered:
What is the average percentage that realtors are charging in and around The Colony?
Hi Txgina,

The average commission for a real estate transaction is 6 percent of the sales price. 3 to the listing side and 3 to the buyers side but all real estate commissions are ne ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 31, 2012 Home Selling in The Colony
Lynn911.com…, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Lynn911.com Dallas Realtor answered:
I'm looking for a full time seller agent in Frisco or The colony TX to refer someone to. They are wanting to sell their home.
Happy to assist you .

Our listings are syndicated over 10 different websites, blog, constant promoting of the home many venues.

Lynn911 Dallas Realtor & Consultant, Loan O ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 31, 2012 Home Selling in The Colony
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
Choosing between Coppell and Castle Hills, thinking of 700-900K range...Which area is more likely to keeps it value in the 5-10 year time span
Unfortunately, none of us can answer the question with certainty, who knows where the market will be tomorrow or 5-10 years time--if looking to buy now, focus on an area that suits your ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 2, 2013 Home Buying in 75056
Justin Henry, Real Estate Pro in Little Elm, TX
Justin Henry answered:
Castle Hills West (in between 121 and Old denton) - is it worth?
Not sure of what exact home you are looking for. Contact me and we can talk further.

972-757-6273
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 31, 2012 Home Buying in 75056
Jane Grant, Real Estate Pro in Temecula, CA
Jane Grant answered:
Planning to buy home in Castle Hills north, but only worry is Independence Elementary School is not exemplary. School is just one year old
Check out this site for School Information: www.greatschools.net It is a non-profit website dedicated to improving our schools, Nationwide.

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0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 4, 2010 Home Buying in 75056
Naima Sumner, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Naima Sumner answered:
I am in a dilemma on to buy a townhome in Las Colinas or a single family home in castle hills north? Townhomes are 50k cheaper.
Castle Hills hold their value very well and you don't have that exhorbitant monthly HOA. It is a different lifestyle from a townhome living. Both have very good locations and as ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 2, 2010 Home Buying in 75056
Fran And Mark…, Real Estate Pro in Yardley, PA
Fran And Mark Redding answered:
If a foreclosure property is bank owned, how can I proceed to look at the house and possibly buy it? Do I need a realtor for that?
House Hunter

No you do not need a realtor but why not use one there is no additional cost to you. remember the listing agent will be representing the seller.
No you do not need to p ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 28, 2010 Foreclosure in 75056
Bruce Lynn, Real Estate Pro in Coppell, TX
Bruce Lynn answered:
How much discount builders like American Legend, mercedes are giving in castle hills north. I heard they r
Kristee,

This will depend on many factors, but potentially yes.
It might depend on such things as if you want to build or buy a finished home.
When you want to close, how much down ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 28, 2010 Home Buying in 75056
Mike Gonzalez, Real Estate Pro in The Colony, TX
Mike Gonzalez answered:
What is the expected cost PSF for new build in meridian subdivision? Trulia suggest 173.00 is this a typo?
Seems high. Maybe the system added the cost of the land too. In the end it's going to depend on the level of finsih-outs (upgrades) you select.

Thanks.

Mike Gonzalez
SFR-Certifi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 21, 2013 Home Buying in The Colony
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