Home Selling—questions & answers, advice and opinions page 31

I need to sell my townhouse. I spoke with one realtor and he tells me my best bet is to do a short sale. I am not having trouble with my mortgage.
The issue is there are several townhomes in my subdivision that are listed as short sales and are way below the market value. How do I sell my at a higher value (I can't afford to give it away) when…
We are upside down on our mortgage. We are getting divorced and need to get out sooner rather than later. What are our options at this point?
My husband and I purchased a house about 5 years ago on the Northeast side of Jacksonville. We took out two mortgages at the time. One for $160K and one for $60K for a grand total of $220K. The house…
is a fha appraisal used for a va loan appraisal?
recently received an appraisal for a FHA loan buyer; must it be used or considered for a VA loan purchase appraisal?
Home Buying Programs Disabled Spouse
I currently have an older couple in my rental property that have been great tenants for years. I am looking to sell the home and he has not been able to qualify for the asking price on his income alone…
Why can't I log in to list my home? It just loads the same page repeatedly.
I want to log in to list my home. I have an open house this Sat and Sun from 2-4 PM. Address: 11656 SE Verns Way Happy Valley, OR 97086
Are there any home loan programs for buyers with a disabled spouse? I currently have great tenants in my rental that have occupied for two years. I
am looking to sell my home and he is looking to purchase but on his retirement income he has been unable to qualify for the asking price of the home. His wife is unable to work due to her ailment so are…
Wrong price on listing
Hi there I noticed that our listing for 142 Magnolia Way in Tequesta, FL 33469 is showing an incorrect price of $600,000 when it should read $608,000 (reduced from $618,000) How do I go about fixing…
You are showing a home for sale at 1915 St. Rt. 59 lot 73. It has been sold. Please take off your site.
This home has been sold. It is now up for sale by the new owner. If you are not going to remove then please put the right info up. Whispering Pines Mobile Home Park 1915 St. Rt. 59 lot #73 is for sale.…
In sales via NACA, home BUYERS supposedly don't have to pay closing costs--so do home SELLERS pay any closing costs?
I am a homeowner and am curious about selling my house to a buyer through an organization called NACA. I noticed that NACA's website states there are no closing costs for home buyers in sales involving…
Why does my home show incorrect information in the initial representation (2 beds, 2 baths 1 story) ?
In the property details it shows 3 beds, 3 baths and 2 stories Property was extensively remodeled in 2006 (c.$600K)
Farm and Ranch contract
Not to be rude to all you wonderful realtors but is this something I can use myself. I already have a buyer willing to buy for my price. He understands this is an "as is" sale. It is a 97.2 acre…
how do so many realtors get my home phone number?
when my home expired I got like 50 calls
How common is it for a buyer to move in before closing? The buyer has bought the insurance for this Temporary Occupancy prior to closing.
The closing date was push back by a week, but the moving arrangements were already in place and will be too much expense to change the moving-in date. What should the Seller do? Or should he just say no?
How do i get my house to show as "for sale" and is there a place to upload fresh images of it?
re: 139 possum walk rd, satsuma, fl (I have a realtor but they appear to be busy and slow at updating details so i'm trying to assist). Thank you!
Who Pays the Commission on a Short Sale?
A Short Sale is defined as any sale of real estate that generates proceeds that are less than the amount owed on the property. A real estate short sale occurs when the lender and borrower decide that…
What events could bolster the housing market?
Answer: http://www.robisongroupflorida.com/71708/dsp_agent_page.php/404796
For sale by owner- contingent offer
We're selling for sale by owner. We've received and offer that we want to accept, but they buyer has to first sell their home. We're apprehensive about signing a contingent agreement, and lock into a contract…
I am potentially selling my Gold Coast condo and I'm not using an agent.
What do I need to do, and who do I need to engage (attorney, title agency etc) in order to make this sale happen?
I am selling my home without a realtor. I am using the correct real estate forms for the sale, but have not
found a form for retaining the mineral rights. A real estate agent suggested I just note it in Special Provisions on the sales contract, but is this all I need to do to make sure the deed has wording…
If selling home (1958) is it wise to remodel the kitchen and bath etc. before putting on mkt? Does it make a difference in selling price?
-- This question was asked from this property: http://www.trulia.com/property/3079284580-437-S-Ingalls-St-Lakewood-CO-80226
Home Inspector competence
We are the seller and the inspection was initiated by the potential buyer. We called into question the validity, competency and/or integrity of his inspection. We had a contractor out to review his…
can a potential buyer have a roofing company go on a sellers roof for an estimate without sellers knowledge or consent?
Last night I heard a noise on my roof only to discover 2 guys up there saying they're from a roofing company and there to get an estimate on a replacement roof. Said the potential buyer called them…
Installing hardwood flooring in Delray?
We live in a fairly upscale community in western Delray. We currently have tile flooring, but are looking to upgrade. We really like the duchateau engineered hardwood floors, but it seems like very few…
why does my home show as sold?
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I updated the square footage on our house but the listing is still showing the old square footage, how do i fix this?
I also want to edit/upload pictures of my home. How do I mark For Sale By Owner? The property in question is 829 Albers Lane, Bethalto, IL 62010
how do i claim my home?
how do i claim my home
How do I find an honest compassionate realtor that will really work for their commission?
I've bought two homes and sold one. Each time it was a horrific experience that I blamed mainly on the realtor. There was no doubt it was all about getting their commission. They did things like lire…
How can I check if my divorce attorney put a lien on my properties I was court ordered to sell?
My ex and I still own property until said properties are sold and proceeds split. How can I find out if my attorney put a lien on the properties?
I've recently remodeled a bathroom but I didn't get a permit. I am planning to put my house on the market now will that affect me to sell
the house? it wasn't a major renovation, but we opened up a wall, and removed a shower to have more room.
Looking for a seller's agent
I am looking to for a seller's agent to represent my single family home in Europa. This agent should be well versed with rentals, as well. Please respond if interested.
seeking referrals to licensed real estate appraiser
I am a seller in need of an independent licensed appraisal on a residential property in southern Marin. I'd appreciate referrals to any reliable appraisers experienced in that market. And any general…
I am a property owner that is on Trulia and is an active listing. I want my listing active! My listing says it is not known if the listing is active
Please tell me how I can go into the listing and change the inactive status to active. I have asked the Real Estate Company to do this but it has not been changed. Thanks
I signed a PO with no contingencies except for successful closing on buyers house. Why won't my agent allow for backup offers?
My agent can't/won't tell me if my buyer has sold her house yet. My buyers house is still listed on MLS and mine was removed. Shouldn't I have the right to keep showing my house & seek backup offers? I'm…
Did you know that there is a free website you can use to get a quick estimate of your homes current market value?
You can find it at www.DisneyWorldAreaRealtor.com it only takes about a minute to get a detailed report.
Are Small home exterior upgrades the best return on investment?
Detailed Answer: http://www.robisongroupflorida.com/71708/dsp_agent_page.php/405965
Should I stage my house before listing?
Yes! Declutter counter tops, walls and rooms. Too many "things" make it difficult for the buyer to see their possessions in your rooms or on your walls. Keep all rooms clean and picked up at all times;…
Can low commission hurt my sale?
I was told my several realtors that if I list my home and the commission is too low it might hurt the sale. I know commission is negotiable but isn't something better than nothing for an agent? How does…
how do you advertise something as "for sale"?
I can change details of my property but none of my properties comes up as owned by me...
Question about selling a house in Ohio.
I am selling a house in Ohio. My realtor says she will lower her commission to 4% because we bought a house from her. She says if another realtor brings a buyer to the house and sells it then she will…
my home information incorrect on your site
I do not have my home listed for sale yet. However, the information about my home on Trulia is incorrect. How do I get this corrected?
Yes, I own a home, I am a retired real estate agent, and I want to sell the house myself for sale by owner. Can I list with you myself??
I don't need an area realtor opinion, I've done a cma and have a good idea what my home is worth. What do I need to do?? Thanks, Joe
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