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If I purchase a home with a 203K rehab mortgage...is there any restrictions on selling it?
I am considered purchasing a purchase and securing a 203K loan. When I am ready to sell the home, are there any restrictions, i.e. including time I have to hold the property, amount of gain realized,…
Property Disclosure Form clarification?
I am filling out a property disclosure form for Colorado and am unclear how to answer the following question: H6 - Notice of zoning action related to the Property I am in possession of a public notice…
I currently have my house listed in GVR. I have had several showings, even returning for a second look.
It's been on the market 120 days, excellent condition, appraised for $11,000 more than the asking price. Has curb appeal and loaded with lots of upgrades. I have lowered the asking price to compete…
My realtor says that Trulia sweeps the internet for new listings, but my Greenbelt home isn't there. How do I list it?
My home went on the market in Greenbelt, MD on June 9, 2013. Is there a way for me to list it? for my realtor to list it? How does this happen?
Is Uptown back on the upswing? Michelle Chicago
Prudential Rubloff agent - www.michellechicago.com
What do you do with a lowball offer when you know your home is fairly priced?
Our condo is listed at $140,000. We received an offer of $120,000. Our condo has technically been on the market since October of last year (it was under contract for about a month and half before it fell…
Can I sell my house while leasing it out?
I rented my house out and in less then 30days I received a cash offer to sell my house. The lease is for 12 months but I really need to sell. What are my options here in the state of Tenneessee, if people…
selling our home, the army has us moving again.....
trying to sale it by ourselves right now to save some money of course. We have only owned the house for 7 months, any advice here is the link to the house http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/4997-…
Is there a way out of this on top?
I bought a house in 2008 in 31404 zip code. I have never missed a mortgage payment and have made improvements to the house. Five years later, I am underwater on the mortgage by $60,000 with an interest…
A Contingent Order- Sale- need help selling my home here in Alaska fast...can you assist..? RSVP- thanks..!
Need to Sell my property here in Alaska within 2-4 months... Any interested parties may make an offer- RSVP- thanks...!
Why Seller usually chooses Escrow service? (CA)
Usually it is the Seller who chooses Escrow provider , often I'm asked why? It's just a custom to let the seller to choose Escrow and Title service in California. Do you have any other explanation…
Can we as the seller back out of a short sale?
We found a buyer for the short sale of our home here and just found out that we will have to pay taxes because we did another short sale less than 2 years ago. Can we back out of this current sale?? It…
Can the current owner set a maximum sale price of a property as a covenant running with the land?
If so, does would that limit the true value of the home thus limiting the property tax?
Can I sell my home while renting it out?
I rented my house and less then 30 days later I have received a cash offer and can't afford to turn it down. Am I able to terminate my lease in order to sell my property? What are my options at this…
Can someone recommend a fair investor to buy a house that was recently left to me?
I am hesitant about calling one of those numbers on the signs you about buying house for cash.
Can someone please tell us the importance of having pictures posted on both Trulia and Zillow? We have it listed on the MLS and several other sites.
We have it listed on the MLS and several other sites but not listed on Zillow & Trulia with pictures, although it is listed.
Pls help! Pipe burst getting repairs done want out of renting my house as live out of state - should I fsbo w/lockbox & csb 3% or rent to own?
Help trulia!- I had a pipe burst during a recent unexpected cold snap - getting repairs done with no help from insurance. I am paying on own - ouch - by the way how/what can i deduct from taxes? Bought…
When selling a home in a neighborhood (Alpharetta/South Forsyth) where no homes have sold since May/June 2013, can those comps be considered recent?
As we consider selling this home, should we price up or down from the comps in May/June 2013, or are we likely to sell at the same prices?
Would a price reduction or a decorating allowance be more attractive to a buyer?
The home is 12 years old with original carpet which is in good condition and has laminate counter tops. It has been newly repainted throughout, has a new roof and new windows throughout. It is located…
Question about being left to pay mortgage
My ex boyfriend moved out of our home last May and stopped his payments on our mortgage. I am trying I prepare the house for sale currently. One of my realtor friends told me I can hold him legally responsible…
What was it that made you want to Buy your Home?
I've got a great list of Selling Tips to prepare your home for buyers online at www.FontenotRealty.com, including: Inside: - Remove excessive wall hangings, furniture, and knickknacks - Dust wood…
My property is listed at the wrong selling price on Trulia. When I asked her to correct it, she said that she was unable to do so. Is this possible?
http://www.trulia.com/property/3104322712--15th-Ave-Keaau-HI-96749 should be listed at $29,500. Realtor says she has tried to change the price in the account settings is unable to.
Protecting the seller's interests if the closing doesn't go through
We are sellers and our closing keeps getting postponed. We are now waiting for the clear to close. Our realtor says that things are very busy right now and stuff is just "backed up". We were supposed…
How much should I invest in my house to make it presentable for sale?
I am a disabled vet and can no longer maintain the large house we have...my wife is also disabled and we are close to being empty-nesters. We built our house 10 years ago so it does not have the updated…
When should I drop my listing price?
Listed for 3 weeks. Had 3 requested showings (all in this last week). 3bed 2 bath Roy UT $179009.
How do I find lon term renters for my home on Long Island?
I was hoping to find a corporation who is looking for corporate houseing for oversees employees - but I can't seem to find a broker who specializes in that.
New Construction Contingent on Current House Selling
We signed a contract a couple weeks ago on an inventory home that was just having the foundation poured. We were told by the builder that we would have about 6 weeks to be under contract on our old house…
I just resigned a 3 month listing agreement with my listing agent. I really didn't want to resign with them. Can I get out and use another agent?
I wasn't happy about their service & really didn't want to keep the listing agent. They had the listing for nine months before it expired December 31, 2013.
Rental duplex for sale. 122-11th st ne, Massillon, OH 44646 Any investors out there?
See Trulia, Zillow, Realtor.com etc. for details. Fully rented property generates $800-$850/month.
pre approval vs prequalification letter
i have a buyer who is interested in buying my home. he has sent an updated prequalification letter to my agent and my attorney. how common and reliable are pre-qualification letters in determining as to…
I will only sell this home as is
Located at 55 Lowell St Methuen MA Wish to put on market spring of 2015. For a short term sale of 6 months. Needs work.
Can I sell my home for less than the appraised value?
If house appraises at $350,000 can I sell it for $300,000 without penalty to me
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I am planning on putting my house on the market soon and a neighbor has asked to give him a chance to buy it before listing it with a realtor. Since I have only a general idea of what my house is worth…
How can I sell a house without a realtor?
My home is FSBO and I am hesitant to list it with a realtor since I've had lots of inquiries, but have no buyer yet.
How do I access "manual listing of a home for sale"??? I put in username & password & get signed in. Then, when I put in info to set up account, it
says account already exists. So I put in username & password again and it brings me right back to where I started.
How often do you check the FMLS listings to update your information? I am the home owner & would like to request an update of photos, pls. Thank You!
The first photos were taken before all repairs and updates were completed for the house and the landscape. I believe the second photos dated 3/03/14 will benefit your website as well as the sell of the…
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