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Home Buying in 01752 : Real Estate Advice

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Mon Sep 5, 2016
bobmass2 answered:
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Tanya Virnelli answered:
it would certainly depend on the location in Marlborough and also the type of investment your looking into. There are many sides to Marlborough and rents can certainly vary. Overall Marlborough is a great plaice for an investment property. Whether it's for the purpose of becoming a landlord/owner and renting to tenants or for the sole purpose of buying homes that could use some MAJOR love at a low price, fixing them up to code and beyond and selling them for a profit there are great opportunities scattered throughout Marlborough.

Just recently sold an investment property in Marlborough and it was quite profitable for the investors.
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Fri Sep 12, 2014
Tanya Virnelli answered:
Hopefully you have an agent that can help you with a pretty good CMA on a property to help position you to go in for a good price. Following a home inspection and of course both sides coming to a final agreement. Then you can give your lender the okay to go in for a home appraisal. ... more
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Thu Sep 4, 2014
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
I agree with Scott - right now the site is in chaos.....I wouldn't spend a penny here for anything.

I used to get "leads" (people reached out to me after seeing my responses on the various forums, and reading about me and my experience on my website) but in the past year, that seems to have changed.
I would imagine all the issues this site is having have contributed to the lack of activity (especially now with no one being notified when new answers are posted, or when questions are posted in your area).

I did close some very nice sales, in the past, as a result of what I described above, but none in the past year (and I am very active on this part of the site, so that has remained constant).
Any so called "Leads" I am emailed from T are all spam these days. They are generic responses that say they want me to call them.....they never respond when I email them back, and ask them what they want!

Some years ago I paid to be an orange "Pro" for a year (I liked the color :) ), but dropped it, and did better actually without it.

I understand T's prices are going up for zip agent told me he was paying for a 51% share of his zip code- he was just notified his current payment will now only cover 17% once his current plan is up!
Lots of luck to them.......
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Fri Jun 20, 2014
Jeannette Ford asked:
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Heath Coker answered:
Of course choosing a local real estate pro can help you save a lot of time.
(Not me, I'm on the Cape, but I can help you choose a local pro when you are ready.)

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Mon Sep 9, 2013
Katherine Wright answered:
I tried Realty Juggler and it helps me keep contacts straight. It allows me to import my prospect information from Trulia and Zillow. All my contacts and their status in one place! And it's only $99 / year. The others seem two to four times more expensive. Best of luck. ... more
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Thu Aug 29, 2013
Brian Nguyen answered:
It is certainly possible to obtain a jumbo loan for 10% down payment. I would suggest that you shop around for a lender, like myself, to see what we can do for you. I would be more than willing to help you out.

Well I hope this helps! If you have any further questions or if you need a loan, feel free to contact me. Also, if you found this helpful please leave me a recommendation if you can!

Good Luck!

Brian Nguyen Sr.
Mortgage Banker
NMLS # 659743
Phone: 949.667.2887
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Tue Oct 11, 2011
Me answered:
thanks to both of you helpful folks for NOT just giving the phone number to the HOA. Helpful without running in circles is what attracts me to a Realtor.
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