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matthewkriek answered:
I always start with an extensive in-person walk-through of the property, if you like it enough to apply ($50~ per adult is pretty standard) for a non-refundable fee for background checks.
Once approved and only after that, get in writing what the fees are, any expected deposits, and lease terms before you pay any additional money.

If the deal sounds too good, walk away, if they seem rushed, walk away, if they want any additional money to hold the place walk away unless it seems appropriate to the amount of time you are asking them to hold it. Time is money, if you want a place held for 2 weeks you should expect to pay half a months rent, that's why I wouldn't bother even looking until you are ready to move upon being approved or they have already stated the available move-in date is far enough out that you'll have time to get things in order.
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E46s54 asked:
I had to cancel my previous escrow because I could not come to terms on repair with seller. I have NOT removed any contingencies whatsoever, matter of fact, I had not even signed the escrow…
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MR asked:
Job is between Highpoint and Pinellas Park. I'm in my upper 20's wanting an Apartment in a fun safe area. Willing to commute longer if needed.
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Rlhurn1 answered:
I live in a 2 bedroom apartment me and my daughter. She's 29 years old. We have a family living above us with their 2 grown children and one of them has a child. The child may be about 4 years of age. So, that's a total of five in a 2 bedroom apartment. Is that legal? They are really loud over our heads. ... more
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Vitapike answered:
mother died and has husband she has not lived with for 25 years she payed off the house in and payed off the she was in they both on deed but she left me her interest in the property for taking care her 9 years with no pay but she I can live the house for life ... more
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Paul Carraro answered:
They should be separate and unrelated, but they are not and that's one of many problems with the local real estate boards and some anti-trust behaviour on their parts. Things are changing rapidly though because the real estate boards are not innovating as everyone else is doing so. ... more
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David Rogers answered:
My client has become unbearable to work with...he shows up un announced 3/4 times a week. Also thinks he is a internet build and puts tape measure on concrete forms..constantly asking my employees a million qeustion that there not to answer the. Gets upset when they tell him to speak to me. He asked my guys why arent they working weekends on his house.aslo has indicated that he wants to help my employes when he shows up. I have asked him repeatedly to stop and he dont..he wants to have hour long conversation with me when im on site working. Just so over bearing i cant go on..I AM ONLY TO THE FIRST STAGE OF HOUSE.WE JUST POURED WALLS AND FOOTERS...OMG..I CANT DO THIS THE ENTIRE JOB. ... more
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Kenneth Mckernan answered:
A house is only worth what you are willing to pay......i listed my house for 119.000. 6 months later I had to bail out. I sold it for. 89.000. I was happy because I only paid 20.000. For it. :) ... more
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Donna.daved answered:
OK. We saw a house with a great price in a nice "rural" neighborhood. Pennsylvania, 2 hours from Washington, D.C., 12 pretty acres and pristine 2007 house. Neighborhood was so nice., well maintained roads, we wanted it for a few horses and trails.....but......pulled into the driveway, opened the car doors, and all hell broke loose! I thought it was a recording of an extremely loud pig being mauled by dogs or a bear. After jumping back into the car I realized it was the very close, very messy next door neighbors house, with numerous TRUMP for President, confederate flags, Make America Great Again signs littered throughout the yard. Makes me wonder why the property owner (of the house I was looking at) built so close to this (dysfunctional) owner's property line. I notice that the price keeps getting reduced. Maybe a good thing would be to research the age, health and family inheritance issues of the problem owner because the house/property I was interested in was a "steal". It finally went off contract, but I bet it is still for sale. ... more
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Paula Anderson answered:
I live in Columbus ohio looking for a very nice 4 bedrooom 1 to 2 baths very roomy and nice kitchen
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Susie Kay answered:
It is possible. However, it also depends on the price point of the home and the current market condition. Obviously it will be tough to do in a hot seller's market. You may also need to make a very aggressive offer so the seller select your offer among others. Best to consult with a local realtor. ... more
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Susie Kay answered:
I would suggest that you hire a local realtor to represent you. There's no cost to you and you have someone in the industry looking after you.

I'm a VA certified local realtor and I'd be happy to assist if you are interested. ... more
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Victoria Cockrum asked:
He answered my question but I have not been able to connect with him. Can I trust people just because they are on this site or can scammers be here as well?
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