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Johnlbudzash answered:
Appraisals and market values are both nothing more than a guess.

Agents can be great or they can put you though he'll.

Never sign a contract that is longer than 30 days and NEVER sign a contract that does not have an escape clause .

A good agent will market your home if you are selling or if you area buyer will keep you current as to what is in your affordable price range..

Never NEVER fall in love with anything you are buying. If you do SHUT UP ABOUT HOW YOU FEEL! Act like you really don't know if it's the home you want.

Before you make an offer do your own research as to local crime. Megan's law and sex crime violators within at least 6 blocks in all directions and drive the neighborhood during random hours to see what it's really like


Once you have all that AND MORE including neigh oorhood sold prices. Then make an offer. A LOW offer. Remember you can always go up easier than you can go lower on your offer( unless you found problems like termites structural problems etc)


Always check out your neighbors . aside from not wanting to live by a child molester try to avoid having a cop, a lawyer, A gang member, or a politician living within 2 houses of you in all directions. While most really are nice all you need is one of the bad ones to make your life miserable.

If you find out after buying go to the local Superior Court and get all the free forms and booklets to file a lawsuit or criminal complaint the minute they start messing with you. Immediate action in return for their acts is the best way to handle them which usually makes them back off fast.

If you are selling make up your own color handouts with photos of everythimy and include things like how big is the lot in acres and dimensions

How much are the property sewer and water taxes?. Do you have solar? Is the home near shopping? If so list as many local stores and eateries as possible and so on.

If your home doesn't sell. DO NOT LOWER YOUR PRICE! Instead I started raising my prices and everyone of those homes sold within days or weeks. Buyers see prices going up and some panic

Last always hire a licensed home inspection company and get a copy of their insurance policy and license.

Ok here's the last last tho g to do.

If you start having trouble with the other party or your agent or the other parties agent. Be firm that if the problem isn't resolved within 2 days you will kill the deal and keep that promise.

Once the other party give attitude expect it to get worse instead of better

Ok one final last thing ALWAYS Iinsist on a closings statement a minimum of 3 days prior to the closing date and in spite of you having a lawyer helping you go over it yourself 2 or more times checking everythi g I co using the math and who is paying for what.

I lost $1,000 due to my lawyers screw up and several years later a buyers lawyer kept messingeverything up delaying the closing. No one was happy and the buyers became defensive and obnoxious. I got the closing statement at 9pm the night before an 8am closing and read it quickly.

After the closing I went to my new home and looked closer at the closing statement where I found a $10,000 math error. I called the buyers and told them of the newest screw up by their lawyer. They cursed me and screamed the closing is over and they aren't giving me another penny! And don't bother us again!" Then slammed down the phone

Well I gave up and never tried calling again as they demanded. The error was in MY favor ! I'm always honest but never put up with attitudes or azzholes so gave them what they wanted
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Mary answered:
Hi,

Please follow the instructions below on how to find a Section 8 rental listings.

1. Click the Rent tab on our homepage
2. Enter your desired area in the search bar and hit Enter
3. Click More, enter the keyword 'Section 8', and click Search.

Thank you for using Trulia!

Mary
Consumer Care Advocate
http://www.trulia.com/help/ask/
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Patriciadaniel011 answered:
hello
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God bless kate Walton
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Mellissa answered:
I am looking for a house in the Ocean Pines, Berlin or Whaleville area. Single mom of 3. I have section 8. Any private landlords that accept section 8?
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Alessandro Cunha answered:
Fayetteville, Peach Tree city and Cobb county have the best schools, houses are bigger and more affordable than in FL. Renting a house is cheap, but buying is even cheaper, word has it.
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I'm looking for a job I get SSI
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Larsvin answered:
I have a 2.5 acre property there in Antelope Valley. If your intetested, email me at larsvin@yahoo.com. Larry
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Sabrina Lozano answered:
MY NAME IS SABRINA AND I AM LIVING IN A HALFWAY HOUSE RIGHT NOW I AM VERY FRIENDLY I HAVE 6 CHILDREN MOST OF THEM ARE GROWN BUT I AM LOOKING FOR A 3 BEDROOM ALSO FOR MY SON AND DAUGHTER AND MYSELF WITH EVERTHING INCLUDE AND WITH IN A GOOD PRICE RANGE IF YOU KNOW OF ANY PLEASE HIT ME UP ON FACEBOOK MESSAGEING(SABRINA LOZANO) THANK YOU ... more
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UpNest Top Realtors answered:
You would have to pay for what's called a flat fee listing service for your home to be on Trulia. You can easily post on Zillow, though. We created UpNest (http://www.upnest.com) to help home sellers get the best value possible. All you have to do is submit a few details about your home, and we'll invite several top local agents to submit proposals to you. Since agents are competing to earn your listing, they bring out their best commission rates and value added services, saving you a lot of money. There's no risk to try us out at all, and it's completely free for you. http://www.upnest.com Good luck! ... more
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