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Fri Nov 2, 2012
Heath Coker answered:
Only if you can re-convert it when it is time to sell.
Losing a bedroom is usually not a plus.

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Fri Apr 2, 2010
Anna M Brocco answered:
Speak to your tax consultant regarding IRS qualifying codes--see IRS link for additional information.,,id=206291,00.html
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Fri Feb 26, 2010
Tom and Joanne Team answered:

I have lived in Maynard for 20 years and am a regional broker. I am certified by the MAR as a loss mitigation specialist and would be more than happy to sit with you to discuss your options. I recently have met with three families discussing many of these items and it is truly a personal decision. Please let me know if you would like to meet. Best ... more
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Mon Jan 18, 2010
Tom and Joanne Team answered:

I would recommend keep making offers until you find sellers who really want to sell. 10% is about the average starting point of most of my offers. Best
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Wed Feb 4, 2009
Dp2 answered:
This market has lots of opportunities and pitfalls. Stated another way, I believe now is both a good and horrible time to buy. It's not that I'm trying to be purposefully ambiguous; rather, some buyers are getting killed out there as others are striking gold.

The key is for one to determine one's exit strategy, before doing anything. After that, then one needs to evaluate that strategy to determine whether s/he can execute that strategy well under these market conditions.

Some buy-and-hold strategies work better than others; similarly, some flip strategies work better than others. Not every strategy will work in every market. So, one needs to educate one's self to ensure that s/he will be able to piece together the right strategy for a particular market. Of course, for him/her that strategy might be to wait awhile longer before striking.
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