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Home Buying in 34239 : Real Estate Advice

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Thu Sep 8, 2016
Oplonti asked:
Sat Sep 15, 2012
Sandra LaFlamme answered:
Short sales questions are asked every day in our business, and there are MANY fine answers and facets represented in this correspondence.

As the reading is VERY dynamic -- you may have guessed by now, opportunity in Sarasota is NOT fenced in by the label "short sale".

We are seeing the absorption rate change rapidly in many zip codes as the jobs, services, availablitly of good schooling, and ease of use is top notch.
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Mon May 17, 2010
Jeff Holloway answered:
2 different questions. I would ask for any designations of specialty they currently hold AND how many sales they have had in the last 6 months that were specifically bank owned or short saled. Take it further...ask for referrences that you can call also. Check with the state board and BBB to see if there are any complaints or filings. Due diligence on your part will pay off. Don't get lazy. ... more
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Fri Mar 26, 2010
Ellen Gesell answered:
It is understandable how confusing this can be for buyers. The banks seem to keep us all guessing! You could be absolutely correct but it is hard to say. You could have a realtor do a comparative market analysis on the subject property to see if the price they come up with is now in line with the banks. I would be happy to help you with this.
Kindest Regards,
Ellen Gesell
Prudential Palms Realty
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