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Saugerties : Real Estate Advice

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Sat Feb 4, 2017
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Sun Jul 31, 2016
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Tue Dec 8, 2015
Judy asked:
The box that comes up that you put in the email address of the person that you want to sent it to does not show the entire box so the part at the bottom where you would send the email does…
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Tue Oct 6, 2015
Amelia Robinette answered:
Debbi did a great job assessing the primary issues, to answer your question about how much you would lose...

Depends on the market value, but very doubtful it will sell for much more than you bought it, you'd probably need to bring about 5% of the sale price to the closing table, depending on the various fees in your area. I assume you don't have that cash laying around (most people don't!).

You could try renting it out, then finding a place for yourself to rent. You'd probably have to wait a few years before the value increased enough for you to sell and break even. Housing is a long term investment, so it takes a while to make money in real estate.

Why did you buy the house? What did you like about it? Debbi is spot on to try to focus on those items and give it a little bit more time.
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Thu Sep 17, 2015
Diana Hellman answered:
Only real estate professionals can post on Trulia. Try Zillow instead.
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Thu May 14, 2015
Jeri Patrick answered:
You can contact a local property manager to see if they can help with your search. Best of luck
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Tue Mar 3, 2015
Daniel Taylor answered:
For sale by owner listings are currently not allowed on Trulia. For best results listing your home for sale on Trulia, you should contact a local REALTOR. For advertising your home in general, there are other sites, such as and which do have options for listings by owner. ... more
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Fri Dec 19, 2014
Roseplace1962 asked:
anyone with pets my pets are fixed and declawed I need someplace fast and not too expensive 700-850 a month I've been searching and need help my son and I need an apartment ASAP any…
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Tue Sep 9, 2014
miamaione answered:
Few owners would do this. Bascially the person you 'finance' can tear your house apart, it's nearly impossible to foreclose on them if they don't pay which is quite common. I watched a friend do this and it took two years, and a ton of money to get the person out. It's nothing like an eviction. I flip houses and the only owner finacing I do is vacant land- and that is with a big down payment. I suggest you rent to buy if you need to clean up your credit. ... more
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Tue Feb 11, 2014
Marcia Weiss answered:
If your goal is to be closer to the city than Woodstock or Saugerties, there are other country possibilities. High Falls which is near Marbletown is charming. New Paltz is a college town and has a cool village with lots of shops and restaurants, not to mention great hiking.
If you'd like to discuss other possibilities, I'd be happy to give you the 50 Cent tour and give you an idea of the various options available to you. Best, Marcia Weiss,,
or 845-750-0710
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Tue Jan 7, 2014
Janebsm answered:
Check with Cathy Lenz with Murphy Realty. There is a newly renovated condo available for a qualified tenant. Np pets.
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Sat Dec 28, 2013
Anna M Brocco answered:
Consider working with an agent, or check local print media for by owner rentals, always verify ownership before exchanging any money; word of mouth, etc.
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Tue Oct 29, 2013
Anna M Brocco answered:
Consider working with an agent; check local print media for by owner rentals, always verify ownership before exchanging any money, word of mouth, etc.
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Mon Jul 29, 2013
Mickeyhickey answered:
I'm looking for a small house. Can you send me details?
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Thu Jul 11, 2013
Sharon Breslau answered:
Any good real estate agent should be able to help you comp a home. Are you selling, buying, have a particular home in mind? This is standard practice for me.
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Fri Jun 14, 2013
zonefill answered:
Lots of old folks retiring or passing away coupled with massive building during the boom. But if you look carefully at the properties there is actually a shortage of homes with acreage and privacy. It's the smaller properties that are not in demand. Anything with 3+ acres in a secluded location goes pretty fast. ... more
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Wed May 8, 2013
Karen answered:
I have a 2 bedroom for rent in Saugerties - No smoking No Pets

Can you tell me a little about yourself
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Tue Apr 16, 2013
Alison Hillman answered:
You can contact the listing agent who will be able to help you learn more about that specific property (and probably will know a lot about similar properties in the area). To find an agent, just click on the yellow button on the property's Trulia listing and you will be able to start a dialogue.

Please let me know if you have any questions or if I can help with anything else. I am happy to be a resource for you. Good luck with the search!

Ali, Trulia Voices Community Manager
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