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Who pays the realtor at closing? does the buyer or seller bring the check? Thanks
I know that the seller pays for the realtor but what I want to know is at closing does the buyer bring the funds for the agent's commission and the seller takes it out of the cost of the house or does…
Who is looking in Grove Hill in Auburn, AL?
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I want to know what the chances are of getting approved for a short sale.
I have Wells Fargo and have not fallen behind on my payments and are trying to not fall behind, but it's getting difficult. I have been paying my mortgage on my own for a year now, after my husband an…
HOW ACCURATE IS A HOUSE APPRAISAL THAT IS PAID FOR BY THE SELLER? IS THAT THE PRICE THE HOUSE SHOULD BE SOLD FOR?
Townhouse in Glenolden,Pa are listed anywhere from a low of $87,500 to a high of $139,000. We paid to have the house appraised and it came back $75,000. Now, my brother thinks he can buy the house for…
When selling a house in NY I was told it has 1900sqft. Does that include the partially finished basement?
Home selling in NY -- This question was asked from this property: http://www.trulia.com/property/3088367520-304-Central-Park-Dr-75-Harrington-DE-19952
What should our selling price be?
I am the executor of my father's estate. It is on the market for $16M, but has just been formally appraised at $11.5M. It is located on a beautiful piece of land, near the ocean on the East End of Long…
Second ? Buyer canceled and I have not sign closure
But I have not sign closure on contract, but agent said everything was canceled and that the deposit wa s returned. We ( buyer and myself) are using the same agent
What could I expect an agent to pay for when I am selling my house and have a buyer in hand?
I live the Bay Area of CA. My company is transferring me out of state and the relocation pays "all reasonable and customary real estate commissions". I know someone that it interested in buying…
How much does road noise reduce a house's value?
We are looking at some homes in Menlo Park, CA that get quite a lot of road noise. They are very close to a freeway, a busy street, and the on/off ramps to the freeway. Here's a description of the hom…
Do you have to be licensed to negotiate a Short Sale in Texas?
I am a real estate agent who would like to hire an assistant to negotiate with the bank on short sales, does she need to be licensed?
I have 16 acres at 728 summit gulch road in breckenridge, colorado for sale by owner. Anyone want it?
The price is $751,000, it is extremely secluded yet only 10 minutes to ski lifts. Has year round stream. Two building envelopes, one for main house and one for guest house or horse/toy barn. It backs…
Checklist for Short Sales
Is there a reliable checklist of information necessary to get a potential short sale accepted?
Need help in preparing your home for the sale
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Partial release of Lien for Short Sale - How much time does it take?
hi Does anybody have a first hand experience with this process? I am trying to find out as to how much time this takes. The FTB website says 21 days, but any chance that this can be done sooner? Is…
Looking for a realtor
One house is ready to sell at Society HIll BLvd, Cherry Hill, NJ 08003. I am searching for realtor with house sold experience on Society Hill. ASAP
I have inherited a home that is paid off in a great area. I have a lot of emotional ties to it as well but with work I am too far away to live in it.
I'd like to sell and pay full cash for my dream home by my work but I am also hearing renting would be good but then I am paying interest on a home (the new home)every month? What is better pay cash…
When to engage an agent/broker for sale?
Do I do the simple touch ups and repairs before talking to the agents or they can suggest improvements and handyman better for the house. I plan to put my house in Buffalo Grove, IL (School Dist. 102)…
looking for raised ranch homes (sq ft top 1380; raised basement 1280) that have sold in Grayslake recently
looking for raised ranch homes (sq ft top 1380; raised basement 1280) that have sold in Grayslake recently to compare to - any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
What is a short sale?
A short sale is when a home owner is upside down on their mortgage. They owe more than it is worth. Therefore, when the homeowner is having difficulty in making their mortgage the homeowner asks the…
This question is for sellers and brokers. How do the sellers feel when their house it empty and has been on the market for a very long time aprox 180?
days or more. Now comes a buyer with a low offer of 30% less of the asking price, should they work with that buyer or not?
Termite Inspection - no warranty
I am a seller with a contract with a buyer in the state of MD. The contract and settlement are contigent upon a termite inspection. The buyer paid for the inspection and it was arranged by the buyer's…
Why do I need an agent?
I didn't have a good experience with agent while buying. I was looking for houses with multiple agents as usual. The agent who got lucky showed me only about 3 houses one of which I ended up purchasing.…
Underwater - Keep on renting out or short sale?
Hello, like many people out here we bought our house in Oakland in 2005. It has since lost nearly half of it's value...We refinanced in 2009 which gave us a recourse mortgage. The house is located…
Can a Florida resident (husband) sell property he owns in Canada (his name alone on the deed) without the consent of his wife?
Husband and wife have not lived together for almost 10 years and were married in New York. He is now a legal resident of Florida and she is in New York. Their marriage was in New York and their property…
I am not represented by an agent and I asking the buyer to deposit 10,000 into escrow and 5,000 be released to me as I need funds to survive until Jun
Selling to an investor, I do have a error on title that can be cleared with a letter of opinion from the attorney that handled the transaction which I have and just discovered i have several leins from…
We are looking for some feedback positive and negative is fine we can take it here is the mls# 10101463. Thank you very much.
the house has been on the market almost a month. we are listed thru home real estate
Our realtor has not been responsive to our needs and our listing agreement is expiring soon. Should we change realtors?
Our house has been on the market for 2 1/2 months. We have lowered the price twice. We have done many things at great expense to make our house marketable. New paint (interior/exterior), remodeled kitchen/baths,…
Need advice on selling house from now to March 2013. Is home price is going up/down in Salinas?
want an advice on which time will be the best time to get best price on a home selling from now to March 2013.
Can I sell the property to my wife, so that I can pay off the whole mortgage.?
My mortgage does not allow me to pay off my whole mortgage, in between the five year period. I can only do that if I sell the property, after paying the penalty. To do so can I sell my property to my…
*What is the current average selling price of condos at 7161 East Ave. in Rancho Cucamonga, 91739?
*Also, what is the projected/predicted increase in that value over the next three years?
Is there anyone out there who is motivated, aggressive and can help me sell my house in Hempstead quickly?
If you are an expert in Hempstead in the form of a Broker, Realtor or a Finder. If you have a client looking for a multi-family home in Hempstead and you believe you can help me sell this property quickly…
INHERRITED A HOUSE IN LONG ISLAND WITH FOUR OTHER SIBLINGS, CAN I SELL OFF MY SHARE TO OUTSIDE BUYER ?
PARENTS PASSED AWAY 5 YEARS AGO, MY SISTERS DAUGHTER LIVES THERE RENT FREE, IM THE YOUNGEST SIBLING. FAMILY IS TAKING TOO LONG TO SELL HOUSE, CAN I DO ANYTHING ABOUT THIS ?
FIRPTA ISSUE FOR OVERSEAS SELLER
I am an overseas seller. I instructed an agent and found a buyer. I signed the (standard)contract sent to me. The realtor never mentioned anything about FIRPTA, which I was totally unaware of. About 2…
I'm a seller of short sale, we already signed a contract ( seller and the buyer ) but I decided to cancel the short sale, there is an attorney
Involved, tried to asked the atty and he said that we cannot back out. Can I still back out?
I signed a purchase contract to sell property in PA. Next day I called to cancel, he gave me the contract back & signed an agreement to cancel
it. Am I out of the contract? How do I know for sure? Should I wait until the deadline is over before moving forward?
listing agent statistics who are top listing agents
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I want to paint entry door before I sell my home. What color is best?
My front door stain is very worn and tired. I want to refurbish it before I sell. What colors are best for sales. I have a Tudor style with the cream with brown trim.
How is the market in Doylestown, PA? I am very interested in selling, but our house does need some work and
it would be financially difficult for us to complete it. Thanks for any feeback.
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