Home Selling—questions & answers, advice and opinions page 25

My home is 1899 craftsman decorated inside w the newer popular style called Shabby Chic-in shades of white. Would it help to carry the theme outside?
I'm a designer and decorator and want to sell this, my 1899 Craftsman/Victorian masterpiece, for a good price. I've played with remodeling and decorating it for many years, but it's too…
We built in 2005 in 13 home community. Since, 4 homes went short sale. We want to sell within next year - how do we get a higher price?
We added many in home upgrades while building- have a pool,fenced in yard,corner lot in back,MIL apt. There aren't many comps in surrounding area as we live in an older town. How can we get a better…
How can I claim my home for sale by owner?
My home was listed with an agent for 8 months. I changed all websites I could to reflect that our home is now for sale by owner, not through our prior agent and realty agency, but the Trulia information…
What is a big selling factor of a house?
Our house is 36 years old in an excellent neighborhood. Do I need to improve things like kitchen and bathroom counters?
Need advice: selling home and changed mind, need to breach
No contingencies were in the contract for me on the selling side; realtor did not really look out for my interests.
Really desperate to help my in-laws post their house for sale by owner on Trulia. Does anyone have some quick advice?
I'm a realtor - but they live in a different state where I can't help them. I know how to list a property - just not on Trulia. Just need a quick link from the home page and can't seem to find it...
Selling by Owner on MLS with min. photos is this a problem with getting more action (calls, viewings) to the property than one with 35 photos?
Had my property with a Realtor for six months who believed it was overpriced for the market and showed less than a handful of times. Minimal photos not professional. I as owner listed it by myself on…
Is it true that I could sell my house without having to pay capital gains after a certain age?
If that is so, I don't need to buy another house to avoid the capital gains tax???
Have a house for sale,does have equity in it,Can no longer make payments.Is there some way to have payments accumulate and pay off at sale ? NJ
My wife (recent 3 yrs) Owns this. Lost all income(alimony) Now lives with me and is on my deed.she rented but now wants to sell. Looking to handle properly,no scams.
Realtors using comps?
I don't understand how realtors think comps are a good way to price your house for sale. There are all year houses some are all original with no updates and some are much newer with all kinds of upgrades.how…
What is the going rate for realtors' commissions in Durham in 2013?
If I offer 1/2% lower, will that be a factor in how buyers' realtors treat my house? The realtors' fees make the difference between breaking even or losing money, for me.
Although I edited information about my home several months ago, there is no change to the description on trulia.
It is a SINGLE FAMILY home with 5BR and 4.5BA but is listed as MULTI-FAMILY 4BR 3.5BA. Will be for sale in a few months. Need accurate info for potential buyers.
I am considering selling both units of property in Sacramento area.
They were bought almost 3 decades ago, in 1986 and 1988 respectively. I'd like to know the estimated total selling costs, I. e., property gain, taxes, fee charges...etc. putting into consideration…
Can I demand the buyer's agent to lower their share of the commission if they failed to submit the offer addendum to the closing attorney's?
We agreed to terms of the sale 30 days ago. The closing attorneys sent us the HUD so we can wire funds to cover the closing. Closing is in 3 days. The buyers agent failed to submit the last offer addendum…
Can I list a FSBO?
After 160 days with a broker I am going this route
Just received the completed Title search for a house in Philadelphia, PA. The information was on point until i got to Active Judgments and Liens.
The lien is for someone with a similar name at a totally different address. There should be no liens on the house. What is the next step?
I sold a home two years ago and the buyer is filing breach of contract because he thinks I had knowledge of a mold problem in basement.
I work for a contractor, so he assumed I covered a problem. I have the original inspection that states the basement was already dry walled. Furthermore, I had an independent foundation study done at…
My last 2 home sales have gone almost exactly the same way. Coincidence?
Realtor tells me my house will sell quickly for a high price and she has a friend who may be interested. Friend gets sent over the first day and talks about rich people overpricing their houses all the…
If I am selling my house in Florida at the end of the year, do I have to pay the property taxes? What is the typical tax year for property taxes?
I am planning on selling my house in Miami Dade sometime this winter. Now I received the bill for the property tax and I wonder if I have to pay it or the future buyer. Also, I am not sure what the "tax…
Why is Someone Else's Home Published as 4512 Dogwood Cove in Hattiesburg, MS? The Photo is NOT MY HOME!!!!
I have called and emailed numerous Trulia and Zillow agents..The home published is NOT MY HOME!!!! Why is this not important to you?? You will take a buyer to a house that is the WRONG ONE??? Many agents…
May I forward a photo of MY HOME at 4512 Dogwood Cove, Hattiesburg, MS 39402 to whoever posted a home that does not exist in my neighborhood?
Again, I have changed all of the WRONG information but you are showing a home that is not even on my street. I would be glad to provide a photo even though my home is not for sale..yet!!!!
I am the listing agent for 5625 Zachary Lane N, Plymouth. Will you change this to 2 full baths and 1 partial bath on your listing?
The owner is upset that his bath count is listed incorrectly. How can this be changed? My email is dan@danbasil.com and my phone is 6122805046
Selling before you seured another home
Selling home and looking relocate out of state. I'm trying to get some recommendations on how best to juggle selling and buying new home without getting strapped with a bridge loan. I was told contingencies…
What happens to my Mortgage if I sell my house for less then I owe?
What happens to my Mortgage if I sell my house for less then I owe?
Want to sell my mid century modern home.
I am looking to sell my home, and if possible, avoid costly realtor fees. My house needs to be sold as is - I have no financial ability to make upgrades, nor do I want to do any super fancy staging. However,…
Greetings, I am interested in selling my rental property in VA Beach - with tenants already in place. Is this a common situation?
Is this a common situation, to sell with tenants in place? Is this (the sale) something that could be done relatively quickly?
Need a realtor that appreciates a mid century home
we are thinking of selling our mid century modern ranch home in Virginia Beach and want to be sure to advertise with the right audience-lovers of mid century modern.
I am trying to sell my property with a bad section 8 tennant inside, She intimidates all buyers by asking for drivers liscences from buyers and agents
I have a section 8 tennat living in my property, she is looking for a big settlement before she allows me to move her out or sell the property , She intimidates all protential buyers by demanding to see…
Change picture at 9806 n hickory lane, Saint John, indiana
Picture of home needs to be changed. ONLY SEE TREE. NOT HOUSE!
Hi I have listed my own house in Lake Worth Fla in a gated community The comps are good for my size house, lakefront with pool. I have staged
it and all that visit, say they love the house. Yet very few visits. I cannot figure out why. Have tried open house and brokers open. A few visits of clients not ready to buy, but say they love the house…
How does a seller list their home on Trulia?
Does Trulia pull data from the MLS or does the seller enter it
Best time to sell
We are getting ready to put our house on the market. We haven't yet interviewed an agent but do plan to use a realtor. Is there a better time of year to sell?
Who pays closing costs when selling a home?
What does that include? What is the seller responsible for?
Why is it acceptable for homeowners association management companies to charge a fee to "transfer the account" when selling your home?
I am selling my home. The management company for my homeowners association is charging a fee (via the title company) to close my account and verify to the title company that the management company has…
MD Non-Resident Seller Transfer Withholding Tax
I have a house in Baltimore, MD, that's about to go under contract to be sold and was hoping I could get some clarification. I moved to Florida for a job in April and my realtor is telling me that if I'm…
what's my property worth
how much my commercial property worth, it has 2-1 bedroom apartments and 2 stores
My address is 1087 Kensington Drive, Roseville, CA 95661. Trulia has incorrectly stated that this home is in the "Cirby Side"
neighborhood. Wrong. It's in the "Crown Pointe" neighborhood. How do I get this corrected? Thank you, Leslie S. Robillard BRE License # 01041468 Leslie.Robillard@meritagehomes.com 916-765-6342
My question is, how do I have a correction made about my property? My address is 1087 Kensington Drive, Roseville, CA 95661, and it incorrectly
states that this home is located in the Cirby Side neighborhood. This home is located in the Crown Pointe neighborhood. Please advise; Leslie.Robillard@meritagehomes.com Thank you, Leslie Robillard 916-765-6342
I have my Las Vegas golf course home for sale being handled by Malcolm Boot of American Realty-BUT!
It has not been listed in any of the places(like here at Trulia etc) in the MLS homes for sale as I was promised it would be,I spoke to him about that and he keeps promising it will show up,but it has…
Need to correct typos re: 10451 N Fairway Vista Ln, Oro Valley, AZ 85737. There are "2-Full Bathrooms
Listing should show "2-Full Bathrooms, and Features should list "Extra Room"
Why does listing for 10451 N Fairway Vista Ln, Oro Valley, AZ 85737 is not listed as having 2 Full Bathrooms.?
Listing should show home as having "2-Frll Bathrooms" and should also list "Extra Room" as stated in narrative.
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