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Joshua Green…, Real Estate Pro in Rhode Island
Joshua Greenwald answered:
Does this building have a sprinkler system?
Are you interested in buying the whole building? Just renting space? I'd be happy to get you all answers and talk over needs with you. Give me a shout joshg@alumni.brown.edu or 401 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 20, 2013 Rentals in Tiverton
Jason Andrews, Real Estate Pro in Little Compton, RI
Jason Andrews answered:
Looking to rent a home in Tiverton, really do not see anything available...am I not swimming in the right pond?
Tiverton is a beautiful place. I love it here. The main problem that keeps people away are the taxes. There are, however, a few towns right around Tiverton that are equally as nice a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 11, 2014 Market Conditions in Tiverton
Laurie M. Am…, Real Estate Pro in Westport, MA
Laurie M. Ammann answered:
Have the new 'rules' for the big 5 banks and the affordable modification programs (including principal reduction) been issued yet?
Good Morning Bruce

Please take a look at hpadmin.com and click on programs.
Home modification has been around for a few years now and this site will show you the current programs an ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 8, 2012 Foreclosure in 02878
EdithJasser…, Real Estate Pro in 60093
EdithJasser YourRealtor4Life answered:
is this reachable for first time house owners?
Not enough information to answer your questions or pass on some thoughts and suggestions.
Get back to us with more details, I am assuming that you are first time home buyer and looking ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 25, 2012 Market Conditions in Tiverton
Michelle Drum, Real Estate Pro in Newport, RI
Michelle Drum answered:
How pricey is it to have to conduct your own tests and obtain any permits in Tiverton, RI?
What kind of tests. Radon no problem
But septic , lead etc needs to be done by a licensed individual. A septic test runs about $150.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 24, 2012 Home Buying in Tiverton
Jeremy Bailey, Real Estate Pro in Burrillville, RI
Jeremy Bailey answered:
Looking to buy in Tiverton, RI. Should our buyer's agent be finding out more info about a home's septic system, or do we just wait for the?
Hi James, you can contact DEM and they may have information on your septic system depending on how old it is.
Here's the link: http://www.dem.ri.gov/programs/benviron/water/permits/isd ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 24, 2012 Home Buying in Tiverton
Laurie M. Am…, Real Estate Pro in Westport, MA
Laurie M. Ammann answered:
We are first time home buyers looking to buy in Tiverton, RI. Are there any town regulations we should know about regarding septic systems?
Tivwerton, and other towns in Rhode Island unlike MA, do not have Title V to meet to close.
It is important for a buyer to request a septic/cesspool inspection with any offer. There a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 8, 2013 Home Buying in Tiverton
Christopher…, Real Estate Pro in Cumberland, RI
Christopher Cox answered:
What is the average days on market in Tiverton RI?
Hi Stephen,

For the year ending Dec. 31, 2011 the average days on market for Tiverton was 195. This was up drastically from 2010 of 169 and way above the state average of 96. But k ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 28, 2012 Home Selling in Tiverton
Laura Feghali, Real Estate Pro in Stamford, CT
Laura Feghali answered:
My husband is 62 yrs old, I am 45 and we have 11 year old twin girls. Can we purchase a home in a 55 community?
Hello Susan,
It really depends upon the by-laws of the community if children are allowed to reside there. I suggest that you contact the management company or a Board member of the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 26, 2011 Home Buying in Tiverton
Arthur Chapm…, Real Estate Pro in 02840
Arthur Chapman answered:
how is the Tiverton market going?
The market is still critcally oversupplied but we are seeing demand improving. The employment growth at the Newport Naval Base is rising the tide for our market in Newport County.

N ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 8, 2011 Market Conditions in Tiverton
Raymond Card…, Real Estate Pro in Middletown, RI
Raymond Cardoza answered:
Does the house at 540 Main rd Tiverton, RI have a fire escape? It doesn't appear to and I am interested in looking at it but don't want to
I could find that out for you. What is the best way to get a hold of you?
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 24, 2010 In My Neighborhood in 02878
Arthur Chapm…, Real Estate Pro in 02840
Arthur Chapman answered:
South Tiverton Home
First of all, you should have a buyers agent that is familiar with the area and has experience with properties that have had a failed septic system.

It is right that a seller shoul ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 26, 2010 Home Buying in Tiverton
Raymond Card…, Real Estate Pro in Middletown, RI
Raymond Cardoza answered:
I was interested in the forclosure on Bridle Way in Tiverton RI. There is no listed agent or bank. How do I find out who owns the house?
Hello,

I am Ray Cardoza with Keller Williams Realty of Newport. I can get you in to see this home or any others in Tiverton and answer any questions you may have. Please call me at 5 ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 8, 2010 Home Buying in Tiverton
Brenda Ferna…, Real Estate Pro in Rhode Island
Brenda Fernandes answered:
If a home is for sale, not foreclosed. Is lowering the price to compete with foreclosures the only option?
Not necessarily Sue.Yes, it needs to be priced appropriately to get shwoings in this market, however, some buyers prefer to view fair market value sales compared to the short sales and ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 1, 2009 Market Conditions in 02878
Karen Hurst, Real Estate Pro in Providence, RI
Karen Hurst answered:
We are obtaining FHA financing on a bank owened property. We were told by the lender that a home inspection
This is very typical. After the inspection you can either renegotiate your price, take out a larger loan to cover the costs of repairs, or buy another home. If you take out a loan to co ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 9, 2010 Home Buying in 02878
Charles Coac…, Real Estate Pro in San Jose, CA
Charles Coachman, SRES answered:
My husband and I are looking to buy a foreclosed property in RI. The asking price is WAY too high due to
Jenna,
This is a very common problem, but it is not yours. If you have done your due dilligence and $200K is what you feel comfortable offering for the home, then do it. The bank will ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 11, 2008 Home Buying in 02878
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