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Unpermitted : Remodel & Renovate : Nationwide Real Estate Advice

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Jfruh, Home Buyer in Los Angeles, CA
Wed Aug 31, 2016
Jfruh asked:
We bought a house in Los Angeles relatively recently; on its records it's listed ... it came to the home value because it was unpermitted. House values in the neighborhood have gone up ...
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Oe23, Home Buyer in Austin, TX
Tue Jul 26, 2016
Oe23 asked:
The previous owner of my house did some unpermitted work. In the loft, he added square footage by closing o ...
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John, Home Owner in Tampa, FL
Sun May 3, 2015
John asked:
Hello. I have a nonpaying tenant I am trying to evict in the west central Florida area. They contacted building investigative services and allowed them access. Investigator found mul...
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Cris, Other/Just Looking in Redwood City, CA
Thu Dec 11, 2014
Cris asked:
When a listing says something like, "garage has been converted without permits" or "property has extra units, permits unknown." What does a buyer needs to do in order to be in full com...
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Sophie, Home Buyer in Camp Pendleton, CA
Tue Dec 2, 2014
Sophie asked:
A lot of properties in Poway have garage conversions, but these seem all to be unpermitted. I want to conver ...
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Gettreated12, Home Buyer in Chicago, IL
Mon Jul 14, 2014
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johnn17, Home Owner in Golden Valley, AZ
Thu Jun 26, 2014
johnn17 asked:
We have a 3 bedroom 2 bath manufactured home with a detached garage on 2.5 acres. We are considering converting the garage into a two story 1 bed 1.5 bath guest house. Will this have a ...
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Happyhomeown…, Home Owner in Berkeley, CA
Thu Jan 16, 2014
Happyhomeowner asked:
I've lived in my home several years, and want to make some non-conforming s ... of doing work, to-code yet unpermitted? Is there a downside when selling the house? Or making future ...
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jonathanjoe, Home Owner in San Francisco, CA
Fri Apr 12, 2013
jonathanjoe asked:
The deck will be permitted, but I am concerned that as soon as the inspectors visit to look at the deck construction, they will make an issue of the in-law. Even though I converted the...
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Particlemn, Other/Just Looking in 90814
Tue Feb 26, 2013
Particlemn asked:
this addition with the city of long beach, my question is once i get a final on my permits, do i need to have the addition recorded? or how will it reflect that my house is now a 2 bd 2...
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Debria Jones, Other/Just Looking in Reading, PA
Thu Sep 6, 2012
Debria Jones asked:
We want to repair the floor on our upper deck and had a contractor come in and give us a price to repair. He found that the roof was never attached good and it is not up to code. I ha...
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Claire Wills, Real Estate Pro in Oakland, CA
Fri Jul 20, 2012
Claire Wills asked:
Is this something that can be done quickly and around how much does it take? Any information would be very helpful. Thank you.


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Jump222, Home Owner in San Jose, CA
Mon Feb 6, 2012
Jump222 asked:
I have a friend that does this for a living, however he works for a contractor and does not ahve his license. Can he install the furnace and be permit legitimate?
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Valerie, Home Buyer in Los Angeles, CA
Sun Nov 13, 2011
Valerie asked:
permitted? Worried that the city inpectors can penalize me with fees and just make me tear down or seal off the extra space. Appreciate the advice!
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Katherine, Home Buyer in Petaluma, CA
Sun Nov 6, 2011
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