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Mon Jul 3, 2017
Kathy Burgreen answered:
Did you get the person's name & title or who they worked for? At this point, consider it a loss and that your contact information was thrown in the garbage. Start again from scratch & if you talk to anybody, get that person's name, company, phone#, etc. ... more
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Sun Apr 23, 2017
Jamie Johnson asked:
I keep sending a request to tour the property at Moreland Court and the agent Linda K keeps sending me a reply to contact the owner but no phone numbers are listed to contact anyone!! How…
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Sat Jun 25, 2016
Wandagarner81 asked:
I recently found, and then edited my profile. The reason was because there was a phone number entered along with my name, address, etc. that was not mine. In fact, and very scary was that…
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Mon Apr 27, 2015
Derek Bicksler answered:
Upper Allen Township (in 17055) is the 47th safest township in PA, but Mechanicsburg School District (17055) is a bit higher taxes than 17050 (Cumberland Valley School District). Anything with a Mechanicsburg address (whether Cumberland Valley or Mechanicsburg schools) is a good investment in a safe area with great schools. If you need anything else, please feel free to contact me directly. I grew up in Mechanicsburg, know it very well, and know what's going on in the market there. Hope this helps! ... more
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
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Sun Sep 1, 2013
Nancy Williams answered:
Also, part of East Pennsboro Twp. has a Mechanicsburg mailing address.
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Mon Jun 27, 2011
Scott Godzyk answered:
If it is in foreclsoure the bank would not own it yet if there was a foreclsoure auction and teh bank bought it back or took it back at auction than yes they would then own it.

As far as offers the bets offers are cash and even better are offers with no contingincies and close in less than 30 days.

http://www.trulia.com/blog/scott_godzyk/2008/08/so_you_want_to_buy_a_for

Please see my blog for a full list of tips and advice on buying a bank owned home
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Thu Jan 13, 2011
Mark Weber answered:
The advantage to pricing a home lower than the comps is to sell it quickly (lower days on the market) in a highly competitive market. There are only so many buyers and lots and lots of homes for sale. In our area everyone wants the best deal and often that is 30% under the list price.

On the other hand, all this lower pricing continues to put downward pressure on the real estate market and perpetuates lower and lower home prices. I wonder if a year from now all the people who answered this question will be singing the same tune.

At some point, sellers will say enough is enough. When that time comes we will finally level out and see home prices rise instead of continue the downward spiral.
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Wed Jan 12, 2011
Anna M Brocco answered:
Closing cost appeal really depends on the individual buyer--keep in mind that a home is worth what someone is willing to pay for it; it doesn’t matter what the seller needs or potential buyers can afford to spend. Market conditions do matter as does the immediacy for a transaction to take place. In setting a price, it is in the seller’s best interest to focus on the current market conditions in conjunction with general economic value projections over the next six months--therefore make sure you are competitively priced-- review comps with your agent--recently closed similar properties in the immediate area; also make sure the marketing maximizes your exposure. ... more
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Sun Dec 12, 2010
Gdlp_solis answered:
I would like to have more information on the rent to own . Lupe solis 7757226804
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Sat Jul 31, 2010
yvonne answered:
I can do a free comparative market analysis for you I am very familiar with the Mechanicsburg area. If you want a fast response email me ymoussa@cavalryrealty.com with your contact information. Thanks ... more
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