Home Selling—questions & answers, advice and opinions page 54

How to find a a top selling agent for a specific neighborhood/market.?
I'm looking to identify a top agent experience in specific market segment (i.e., condo projects, new developments, NW DC/Columbia Hts) to sell property for me. How do I narrow my search to get the agent…
Is this a bad idea?
Just wanting some advice and "I know how you feel" comments! We are considering leaving the house in GA and going ahead and move to AL(live with the family)until our house sales. We would leave it furnished…
Are there any real estate attorneys available to consult me on a sticky situation? I believe my real estate agent isn't really working for me.
I noticed some red flags and tried to cancel my agreement with the buyer last Thursday as they hadn't removed contingencies - I was in my legal rights to send a notice to perform and follow through with…
What are my first steps to help my mother-in-law who is under water on her mortgage and needs to move into an assisted living facility?
My mother-in-law purchased a 1 bedroom apartment in Orlando back in 2006. She still owes a lot on her mortgage and is under water...probably by about 100K or more. What can we do to help her? Does she…
Is there a way to find out what real estate agent/agency sold a home recently in my area? I have seen avenues
for homes sold and their price. But I can not found who accomplished the sale.
I am interested in selling my Belmont home as quickly and for as little further investment as possible.
Would love a realtor (who is familiar with Belmont properties) to come look at my home and help me to prioritize the NECESSARY updates in order to sell quickly and not end up upside down. :P I live on…
I want to do a quick sale on a multifamily house I have in Woodside.Any suggestions?
I demolished the old construction of single family home about 2 yrs ago and have a new construction 3 family house and all 3 apartments are rented.With the slow market these days is it possible to do a…
Creative finance/purchase by investor to rent/sell back to me
I am in a situation where a refi is not an option due to credit problems/late pay. Financially back on track, but now due to other issue must enact sale to satisfy divorce agreement. Are there local investors…
"I have 2 condo's i live in one as my primary and the other i rent out
My question is if i sell my condo for $183,511 how much capital gains tax would i owe?"
Trying to sell Park model trailer/addition etc in a co-op association resort - excellent lake - MN with no luck. Ideas would be appreciated.
27 Units -option to build - 1,000 sq ft garage - very nice resort - must see to appreicate all that is has to offer.
Housing market Split Houses for North Edison (08820)
How is the housing market for the 4bed/2.5bath split house in North Edison (08820)? Any tips for the potential seller are appreciated.
How much does a short sale affect my credit if I already modified my loan and my credit is bad? score 580 - paid house and not visa and amex
How much does a short sale affect my credit if I already amodified my loan and my credit is bad? I actually have an oppurtunity for an "equity sale" but I might have to pay $5,000.00 to make up the difference…
Getting rid of fines from HOA & collection agency
My house was rented by a tenant in Las Vegas. The HOA kept on putting fines for keeping the garbage out and removing the weeds. The violations were fixed immediately, and I sent emails and letters to that…
Selling my home in Forney, TX
We have a unique type of home in Forney, TX to sell with 2.23 acres. It is a very warm, friendly home and neighborhood. Is anyone looking for a Farmhouse style with large wrap around porch in a quite…
Would like to get an idea what my house is worth. I am planning to put in the market soon.
Colonial Gambrel, easy access to I-290, excellent neighborhood, recently upgraded, newly redone kitchen with top of the line appliances and granite counter top, new roof, new windows, pellet stoves, enormous…
So, when I sell my house, can we take the curtains? How about the curtain rods? Ok, now, how about the area rug?
The area rug was a remnant that we cut to size to fit up to the walls, yet it's not adhered down, It's just lying like an area rug.
Why are the Agents so against housepad or others like them? I have been ready to sell this house for three years and..I know how to do it ! y give 6%?
I am ready to sell and a very savvy Business Person.I also know how to negotiate a sale.I do not have a license....but,have learned a great deal about property and their values my entire life.I would end…
In 28027 - Why can't we sell our house?
We have been listed for 400 days and conducted just 15 showings and received no offers. My realtor hosted an open house for other realtors. Over 50 realtors walked through and all but two said the home…
How often do listings appear on Trulia with the wrong photos?
We are real estate photographers, not realtors! We post our photos and tours to Metrolistmls. Sometimes the listings we shoot appear on Trulia without photos, the wrong photos, without the tour, etc. Does…
Lender is taking forever
I am selling a home and its taking forever. Everyone is pointing to the lender, now they are saying the lender now want to audit the file. Im sick and tired of waiting and waiting another person looked…
How is cap gain tax actually calculated?
My BF is selling his house. He has not owned the house for more than two years. It's been about 18 months. It is his primary residence. He bought it for $160,000...it looks like it's going to sell…
What can I do if I determined that my listing agent and the buyer knew each other and did not disclose their relationship.?
My listing agent presented a low ball offer to me last August. I was taken back that I didnt get any offers even though I lowered my asking price. When the offer was presented I rejected it. My broker…
which is the best property in Pune ?
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We have a home on an Island in South Jersey and have a disclosure question
Every time it rain very heavy many of our intersections gets flooded and water subsides in about half hour. If and when we put our house on the market is this something we need to disclose? Water never…
our house needs some cosmetic work. should we refinance our mortgage to a 30yr. and ask for about $10,000. to fix it. or should we just sell it as is
for a lower price. people don't even want to see it, but if we fix it we might get what we r asking for or more.
I am under contract and got the mortgage commitment. However, I want to get of out contract b/c I just found
out that the unit right below my condo is owned by a drug addict. How can I get out of this contract?
the lender told my son-in-law to default for 3 months to qualify for a short sale on his house after our
daughter died. sounds crazy to me. wouldn't that ding ones credit score and if he did that why can't he go bankrupt?
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To rent or sell???
We have a home in Ashborough East that was build in 1991 and completely renovated in 05 and 07. We purchased the home in July 07 for 355,000. Because of job change, we moved out of state in 08. We had…
I have house in St Louis MO- My mortgage is underwater- I live in a declining neighborhood. How can I get out of here without -walking away ?
I owe $82,000 due to predatory lending of Countrywide and Bank of America always calling and asking me to refinance. I know stupid me. I am 55 yrold singwoman - best house on the block of $10,000 houses.…
What does it take to find a buyer in the 33176 area (East Kendall)? Have a large home for sale for over 9
months with no showings or offers yet. Have gone through 2 realtor companies with no luck. Now I'm selling it on my own offering broker 3.5% commission. The house is priced 20% below comps. You can see…
I have a signed contract with a buyer that has went through the 3 contingencies (fin, insp., & appraisal).
Closing is a 1.5 weeks. can I hold him to contract or is he just going to loose his earnest money?
How long does accepting an expired purchasing offer last in California?
Hello all, I hope to get an expert advice here. Here goes: I was offered to purchase my property in California on July 3rd, which expired after 3 days. I signed to accept this offer on July 19th. Am…
price drop...
i put my house up for sale 48 days ago, we have had 6 showings, and two offers, unfortunatly both offers turned into credit problems, we live in 19149 the avg listing is 143k the avg sell 132k, we are…
What are the Fees in paragraph C of the HOA addendum?
I am trying to complete the 'addendum for property subject to mandatory membership in a property owners association' form and do not understand what is required in Paragraph C, 'Fees'. It states that…
What percent do I get if I sell my moderate income condo?
We have moderate income condo in North brunswick,NJ and we want to sell it. How much we can sell it for to qualified person and what percentage ofseelling price we get?
Selling a home - does it matter if I use a small broker vs. a big-name broker?
Hi Pros, I'm asking on behalf of a friend who's selling his home. It's located in one of the most sought-after areas in south bay, with great schools. He's trying to decide whether…
I have several vacant lots in Lehigh Acres - the only current expense are taxes. Should I continue to pay?
After speaking to a broker today, I understand the market is severely depressed in Lehigh Acres - both residential and commercial and lots - no matter how low the price are not selling - only bottom feeders…
What will be selling advantages in the house design for Cupertino area buyers ?
Doing major renovation and debating between traditional cabinets or shaker doors for kitchen and baths. Design with Shakers is more modern, and we've seen very little modern houses in Cupertino. Will…
Will I be required to pay any tax on the sale of my primary residence in Middletown NJ?
I am selling my primary residence in Middletown NJ where my family and I have lived for almost three years. I will be staying in NJ for the next few months after closing and then moving out of state. I…
Listing price advice
Most homes in fremont are going 10 to 15% over asking. I heard some are even going 20%. I expect my home to sell for 650K . how much should I list it for? Some suggest 599, others 600, still other 630.…
Offer Acceptance date
As I get ready to list my house, one of the questions from potential agents was (1) Do you want to review offers as they come OR (2) Do you want to put a deadline right after the first open house (7 days…
We are having negative showing due to our pets(dogs, cat, ferrets, teenager) should we buy another home and move? Would it be better vacant?
We are moving out of state and would like to sell first but it's not working out that well. Tried slahing the price 5,000.
Downsizing without losing too much!
I was just wondering if there was any other way aside from the traditional route (realtor) way to realistically sell my home in an easy manner. I own my home outright but need to downsize & after speaking…
what is detail information about Siddha Pine Woods ?
Siddha Group launch a new residential Project Siddha Pine Woods located at Rajarhat Road Kolkata. Siddha Pines woods offers 2 and 3 bedroom apartments with great amenities
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