Home Selling—questions & answers, advice and opinions page 12

do the FNSB have Seller requirements for home wells (like they do for septic systems, window egress, etc.)
we are planning for retirement and potential sale of the house. The existing well has low pressure but isn't bad. Not sure if cost of a new well could be recouped when we retire/sell in app 5 years. but…
I'm hoping to find an agent that could accept 3% commission on a home sale. Location Villages of Western Oaks, Austin TX.
The home has a reverse mortgage that needs payback and what ever is left over has to go for nursing elder care for my mother in law. I believe the home should sell quickly as it's near 3 top AISD…
I am looking to update my home details and list it for sale by owner on your site. But,I am unable to claim my house in order to update the details.
I click on Edit the Details and it indicates that a verification email was sent but it was not. I then hit the Resend button again and again but never receive the verification email.
Any good references for residential structural engineers in oklahoma city, oklahoma?
looking to get some independent opinions from people other than the pier companines....they are a little too biased if you catch my drift
I need to sell my parent's house but the deed is in Mom's name. She's 85 and mentally not alert. Should I ask her to sign the house?
over to me? Dad passed away, and Mom is living with relatives. No one is living in the house, and it wasn't maintained very well. My concern is to sell it as fast as possible.
How is earnest deposit working to seller? When can seller keep it?
I am in escrow now, buyer had inspection, appraiser, now there are only 2 reasons left for buyer or lender not removing all contingency which is if hoa covers all termite issue inside or outside home,…
Has anyone sold to an investor in Long Island, NY? If so, how fair was their offer?
I own a house [currently rented out] but I want to get out of it. I called a few investors and they are scheduled to come this week. I have read that they low ball customers BIG TIME. I mean I am sure…
Do you have any research on the house price trend for next 5 to 10 years in Troy Michigan?
I bought a house back at the market peak in 2004 and now it is in lease. Now the market price is similar to 2004. If the market will go down within next five years, I would sell my house now. If the market…
I have advertised my home for sale by owner on several websites. Strangers have then posted their own ads to sell my home at higher prices.
They have even used my photos and descriptions verbatim representing themselves as the owner. I suppose they hope that they can quickly buy from me and resell or assign a contract of sale with me to their…
I am the owner of a property listed on Trulia. There is a significant error in the description that I would like to correct. How do I do that?
The description on Trulia incorrectly says the townhouse has 2 master suites. This is wrong. It has 3 master suites. http://www.trulia.com/property/3228134040-102-Salmon-River-Dr-Durham-NC-27705 Thanks,…
Recommendation on a "flat fee" listing brokerage/service for Las Vegas MLS area?
What I mean by "flat fee" are agents or brokers that provide the service of loading a home on the MLS for a "flat fee". I'm a licensed Realtor in Utah and I need to get a property on the MLS locally.…
Why are you showing my home for sale when I have not listed it on Trulia?
the address is 1310 grand pl, vancouver, wa 98661
in Escrow and I the seller know that i pay my real estate person who sold my property commission 23.200 but their is also a charge of
18,000 to the buyers agent who is really the buyer, who pays the buyer ( himself commission
Trulia and Zillow are sisters. I can change my Zilllow listing but not my Trulia? Trulia keeps advertising false info.
I listed my home on ZILLOW and since Trulia and Zillow are sisters my listing showed up on Trulia. How can I change the Trulia listing? It use to change at first. Now it keeps old info and pictures on…
In selling a rental property, how is capital gains figures into the selling price?
I have a rental that I have owned for twenty some years. It is free and clear. I want to sell it to help supplement my retirement income. Everyone is talking about paying capital gains and I am not…
Our Co used to be with Postlets, but I am wondering what happened to my listings & how to link to our listing to our website?
We used to have several houses posted with Postlets, but they are no longer operational. I want to link my former postings on Postlets, which I think are still on Trulia to our website. Can you please…
How do I put this house on the market on Trulia. It is not very user friendly as far as that goes.
Plus I updated the house info to include a description and it is not showing up. Why?
How the hell do i adjust the price on 405 53rd st in Fairfield AL???
It is not $118k, its $6,999 and you are fkng up my chances to sell it listing so expensive. How to i fix it, i do not see any way to change the price, we have no realtor selling it, we are selling it by…
Why isn't my home selling?
My home has been up for sale since November 2015 and there hasn't been one phone call for a showing. We put $35,000 into it for updates and it's a lovely home on 5 acres. We are extremely nervous…
Best way to list your house when selling it yourself
How do I get listed on MLS to be able to sell the house? We can't afford a realtor - both of us are retired, my husband is disabled and we are trying to complete house repairs.
Want to Sale House During Peak Time in Anaheim California (92805)
I purchased my house located in Anaheim California in 2006 for $615,000. Then in 2011, estimated price was dropped to $328,000. At this time through many self-online estimating services project my house…
"The Probate Realtor". What does that entail?
I realize that much property trades when people die, in probate sales. What does "The Probate Realtor" mean? What special experience or expertise do you have in this area? Is there special information…
i sold the house and i was not aware that the arbor that we built our self needed it pertmits. now the buyer wants to pay for it
i sold my house, the negociations was the most terrible , at the end we accept the offer with the condition that the house it sold as is and that we were not responsible for anything, my real state agent…
How to Sell a house in one state and buying one in another state?
We are trying to sell our house on LINY and to buy one in PA. And our credit is not good. Can this be done at the same time? Or would we have to do one at a time? I just don't know how this can work.
How to Sell a house in one state and buying one in another state?
We are trying to sell our house on LINY and to buy one in PA. And our credit is not good. Can this be done at the same time? Or would we have to do one at a time? I just don't know how this can work.
How to show that a property is sold or no longer available?
There should be a way to show that a property is SOLD. Sellers should be able to delete a for sale property once it sells. People keep calling me about it still and it sold LAST YEAR. Please help.
Will I owe capital gains on a condo sold in Chicago if I apply the sale amount to the principal of a mortgage here in California?
I bought my Chicago condo in 2010 and lived in the home until November 2011 due to a job change which moved me to CA. I have been renting the unit since then and up until October of last year. I am selling…
Is having a 55 yrs restriction make a home harder to rent out or sell?
renting out or selling in a 55 community, Oceanside,ca
Do we owe anything to the Realtor?
We had listed our house for sale last year with a realtor. He is a good guy. He took good pics & put them up on MLS, zillow etc. but we felt that his interest waned after a period. Could b our imagination.…
Add photos of my house
How do I add photos of my house?
My mother's house in Fl needs to be sold however it needs to be cleaned out, repairs plus updating done. I live in NC, how do I find an agent?
I need to find an agent, preferably one who is able to oversee the repairs and updating on the house. How can I find such an agent, long distance?
Has anyone heard anything good or bad about CENTURY 21 Clickit, Inc?
I don't know if we are going to list with an agent or go FSBO. I found this site called Century 21 Clickit, Inc at http://c21clickit.com/index.php. It can get you an MLS listing, on realtor.com, trulia,com,…
What is the liability for a seller if they back out of escrow prior to recording if there are issues with the loan for the "replacement"?
home? We are selling our home with the contingency that we are able to purchase a specific replacement home. We are having trouble with our lender requesting additional documents at the 11th hour, the…
How to sell house in less than desirable location?
Hello everyone. My wife and I have decided to list our home. It is a ranch style built in 1973. Home is in great condition, and we are staging the entire house, as well as updating landscaping, repairing…
Our closing is being delayed because survey is not in, how long does it usually take?
We got an offer on our home about 25 days ago. While going through negotiations the buyers agreed to close earlier than planned but only if we paid for the survey. We agreed. Here we are on the date of…
How much fee does seller pay when selling a home in CA?
Sales price is $425k How much is county transfer fee or tax, city transfer fee or tax, private transfer fee,owners title insurance? Seller, I just paid for hoa docs release form but buyer agent marks…
for sale by owner
How do I sell my home myself?
what is the broker commission in NYC under current market condition?
I am planning to list my 1 bedroom apt in the UES in next month or so, and I want to know what is the average broker commission in the market right now. Is it negotiable? Thanks K
My wife and 3 siblings inherited parents' lake house.None want to sell,all have diff net worths and ideas for house use. Should they set up an LLC?
Different ideas for use includes payment of taxes / insurance/ maint, extended stays, house guests, expanded social functions, and pets on premises. Particularly interested in how to protect our marital…
Our place is for Sale but not moving desperate need to SELL THIS SUMMER AND MOVE
We have lived here 12 years at 63 find living here no longer something we can financially of physically do. WE DO NOT WANT a REVERSE MORTGAGE. We still owe an unassumable loan of $46,000, We have a…
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