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Need to sell a home near Kettering Hospital. Anyone who can recommend a local stager or staging company?
I expect home to list in the $240s based on most recent sales last year, or might be lower based on market changes.
my ex-husband sold our house without my consent. we had a joint mortgage. I was NOT on the deed however.
the mortgage company said he HAD to have my signature in order to sell since I was on the loan. now no one will return my calls..and the loan no longer "exists" with the mortgage compant. But the documents…
What next after both parties have signed a contract?
What does a real estae agent do?
Relocation/Commissions Question
My company is relocating me and their package includes compensatino for any loss of sale (up to $20,000). Here is my problem: I am paying for the commissions and we put very little downpayment for our…
Why is my home not getting any showings?
We listed our house three weeks ago and we have not had one showing. We live in a fairly new area of Denton, our house is 7 years old and in immaculate condition, beautiful with many, many upgrades.…
Can I take my home off the market and move back in?
My husband and I moved out of state in February and listed our home. We haven't had an offer on the house. My husband's former job called asking him to return. Can we move back in and take it…
Am I a sore buyer or is having "exact" offers common?
My agent tells me that seller has accepted an offer "exactly" that same as mine. It listed for 925k and I offered 1.168mil with no contingency. The seller accepted an offer by another agent in the same…
whats the average time it takes to sell a home
i live in brodhead wisconsin
Why isn't anyone interested in my house?
I am working with my realtor (London Properties) trying to sell my house and we just cannot get people in to see it. We've had a few open houses with barely any foot traffic and only two people have come…
What to do with bedroom in basement for more offers?
I currently have a townhome with a 4th bedroom in the basement with a full bath. Most of the homes in my TH community have 3 bedrooms only (all upstairs) and an open basement. I may put my house on the…
I am being told by a 2nd party that I'm crazy for the price we are asking for our family home. asking $2,900,00.00. House is 1800 sq ft, 3br 2
ba, office, wb fp on ttl of 2 ac. house sites on 1/2 ac. on canyon, 1 of 4 on a cul-de-sac. Backyard has ocean view. home built in 1928-true spanish, lath/plaster mahogany woodwork, etc. home owned…
How To Advertise Equine Properties?
The North East can be a bit precarious when marketing Equine Properties. The location is very important for the show circuit riders. You also have to accommodate clients from the city, and they usually…
I am trying to sell my townhome in South Charlotte. What's your opinion on open houses? Do you think they?
are really valuable and do you get actual buyers? My agent feels that it is only a good way for the agents to meet the buyers
When is less really more?
We want to sell our starter home but every time I look around I see a project that could be done. What do we really need to do and what is overkill?
What small appliances should be available in a turnkey property?
I'm selling my resort condo and don't know what's considered the minimum
What are my obligations to pay for repairs after closing on a sale?
Two days after closing on a home the buyer asked me to pay for a leaking faucet. We did not disclose it on the sellers disclosure since it did not seem material. The home inspection also did not catch…
I want to find a listing agent who can sell my condo located in Sumner Village in Bethesda, MD
Ideally, I'd like to find a listing agent who is located in the area and has experience selling in that development. My tenants will be leaving no later than the end of July so my goal is to have it cleaned,…
i have listed my house with Coldwell banker(4 months) and keller Williams(90 days) gorgeous home no sale?????
so im wondering if i should just take it off the market and relist it next year at higher price??
What are common closing costs for a seller besides commissions?
I am working as a sellers agent for the first time and am trying to determine how much the sellers will net after closing costs and proceeds. If you guys could give me a comprehensive list of common closing…
I am selling my house (for sale by owner). Can I post on your site?
The site was asking for liscense number, but I'm not a broker.
My kitchen counter tops are circa 1980 pink formica. Should I replace the counter tops or should I offer a buyer incentive?
My home is in an upscale neighborhood on a desirable street. Do granite counter tops significantly increase the value of the home? What dollar amount would be an appropriate incentive? The kitchen is…
My school district has bought all the property in my immediate area except mine. They made a offer but i feel like it's too low.
The agent stated all the property they bought was zoned commercial, mine is residential. I have the last property they have not bought. Their offer is less than truila.com says it's worth. He did send…
Why will my property information not update?
I have updated the sq footage and it still shows it more than half of what it really is. I'm going to be putting my home up for sale soon and would really like to get this fixed before I do.
What is the best way to encourage buyer's agent to show my property. I'll be happy to pay 3% to anyone that sells my house.
I have a rental house in Plano and am considering either selling it or renting it again. I would like to leave my options open. I'd be happy to pay anyone that sells my house the customary commission,…
50 showings, 30 days, 2 second showings, no offers!
We have had 50 showings in our first 30 days, we have had two second showings and we have relatively good feedback coming in from all of the agents. We have had some feedback come in about things we simply…
should I lower my price most of the homes are being torn down ad 2-5 million dallar homes are being built?
Ilisted my home at what the bilders sais the lot was worth for a tear down i requested 2% sales Plus 1,000 incentive for realitor to up the traffic is thier some ting else I need to do
Who is the best real estate agent in Columbus, NE?
Who is the best real estate agent in Columbus, NE?
6 weeks on market, pressure to lower price (now comparable to thers). how do I know when and by how much?
visitors during a open house (almost each weekedn). There has been interest the broker says, but no offer has been made. I'm being pressured to lower the price by the broker but have no reason to beieve…
How much would it cost to amend Condo doc's and who should we get to do it?
We own 55% of a two home condo. We lost a potential buyer due to FHA restrictions of 50%. In addition both owners would like to sublet.
How must HOA pay for insurance?
I've had at least 3 buyers back out of buying my condo due to HOA issues. The latest said because there was some sort of discrepancy with how the HOA pays for insurance - which it does. This buyer tried…
Agents house price
I am disappointed with the price the agent thinks they can get for my house. A similar house in another subdivision within the same zip code is $20,000 higher. How can this be?
Privacy question
We are currently selling our home. A relative works for our agent. What is the protocol of sharing information to the public as far as having the home sold, or the amount of money that our property sells…
Hello, we want ti buy our house by owner. Can we be listed with Trulia ? and can we be listed with MLS? Thanks. Serge
Here is the link to see our house: https://sites.google.com/site/modernhouseboston93
We received an offer at our asking price if we would rent it to them for the next 2 months.
The delay is because they had declared bankruptcy & can't get an FHA loan until 2 years after that was filed. What are the risks?
Putting house on the market
We are putting our house on the market next week, our realtor suggests we list much higher than I anticipate it'll sell for. We have a nice house but a small backyard, so I know we need to find someone…
How soon after we purchased a home can we sell?
We purchased a home in April 2012 but now have to move across the country. Can we put the home up for sale now?
Is it better to sell or hold on to my condo when the mgmt company has no funds for repairs to the building?
I have a mtge and cannot rent out anymore due to needed repairs to building.
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