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Wed Aug 24, 2016
Mark LeMenager answered:
It means we are customers of the Zillow Group (which Trulia is a part of) and pay to advertise here and appear on listings in the zip codes we select. I've been doing it for 7 years now. It's a great way to meet buyers.

A quick comment of the previous answer. There is really no such thing as membership. None of us are members of the Zillow Group. Any real estate can register here if they so choose.
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Tue Mar 29, 2016
Alejandro Enrique Rodriguez Diaz answered:
Mon Apr 27, 2015
Ramon Morales answered:
Have you had a conversation with your Agent? I would first contact their broker, and see what they had to say. If you honestly think the agent did do something wrong or illegal, then I would consult with a Real Estate Attorney. I hope it all works out! ... more
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Wed Mar 25, 2015
JonGedge answered:
Valentina,

Have you considered converting this property as a rental property? Rental homes like this tend to be in high demand in this area and several of my clients have hired me to generate a revenue stream for homes they want to sell, until the value increases.

As of March 2015, this home should rent for $1,500 per month and earning a rent check sure beats leaving the home empty and earning you zero.
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Wed Feb 25, 2015
Mark LeMenager answered:
An interesting question. Let's look at house sales in Orange, Osceola, and Seminole Counties in the past month. There have been almost 1700 reported.

Median Sq Ft is 1866.
Median Bedrooms is 3.
Median Bathrooms is 2.0. (ie, no half bath)
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Sun Dec 21, 2014
Mark LeMenager answered:
Sun Dec 21, 2014
Mark LeMenager answered:
I have a blog that explains closing costs:
http://www.trulia.com/community-blog/mark_lemenager/2011/09/closing_costs_in_a_standard_florida_contract

Down payment is the amount your lender wants you to pay to make up the difference between your mortgage and the purchase price. ... more
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Sun Dec 21, 2014
Mark LeMenager answered:
OK, from your extra answers we seem to have the full picture now. You are buying a short sale that is taking forever to get done and your agent and his broker are pressuring you to close on the house you currently live in despite having a contingency in your contract that says you do not need to close until your new house is available for you to move in to it. That about right? You need to contact a real estate attorney. ... more
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Sun Dec 21, 2014
Mark LeMenager answered:
Consumers can not list by themselves on the MLS, so not sure what you are talking about. Let's assume you are using a brokerage with a menu of services to do the MLS listing. You should be asking them your questions. ... more
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Tue Oct 7, 2014
Mark LeMenager answered:
Hi Claudia,

Per the MLS the HOA fee is $50 a month. I have been in Legacy Park many times and even remember when they were building it. I see there is only one house on the market currently. If that's the one you are after I would be happy to help you get it. Click on my picture and check my references. if you like what you read, then give me a call.

Good luck, Mark
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Fri Jun 20, 2014
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Sun Mar 30, 2014
Mark LeMenager answered:
Four weeks and no answers. Actually I think that is the answer, no one is writing good lot loans these days. Land continues to be tough to finance.
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Fri Jul 12, 2013
Rosie Rahman answered:
It will be quite difficult to find a rental where credit check is not required. Florida's Landlord and tenant laws mostly favor the tenants and landlords have to follow specific procedure to evict a non-paying tenant. So landlords would rather play it safe than sorry. Your best bet would be to approach the homeowners themselves and present your case. May be with strong references from your previous landlords coupled with a healthy financial income, the homeowner would waive the credit check requirement. Good luck with your search! ... more
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Fri Feb 8, 2013
Antonio Vega-Pacheco answered:
Carmen:

Olvide mencionar que tambien depende de tener ingreso seguro ya sea de trabajo o pension.

Si quieres puedes comenzar a ver casas en mi website para todo Kissimmee > www.SearchKissimmeeHomes.com

Y si necesitas hablar con un prestamista tengo varios que te puedo recomendar. Me puedes encontrar en AVegaPacheco@aol.com o 407-791-9086

Tony Vega
La Rosa Realty
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Mon Nov 12, 2012
Alan Martin answered:
I think it is septic but please consult your property manager or owner. They should be able to help you
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Mon Aug 27, 2012
Maryrose Bianchi answered:
Most of the homes in zip code 34744 are city water and sewer, however, if you are asking about a particular property please let me know the address and it would be my pleasure to assist you.

Sincerely,

MaryRose Bianchi
Realtor
Prudential Results Realty
206 W. Oak St., Suite B
Kissimmee, FL 34741
407-343-8137 Office Phone
maryrosebianchi@aol.com email address
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Wed Mar 28, 2012
zillow support answered:
If your mother purchased said property as "primary residence" , she signed 2 documents - promisory note and mortgage. Since she was married to your dad at the time, most likely he was required to sign the mortgage too, not the "note". Your father is responsible for the terms of the mortgage.

The best way to find out is if your dad requests a copy of his credit report . If the loan in default was reported on his name too it will show there. If it doesn't show - he would not have any problems to obtain a mortgage providing that he meet all other qualification criteria.

As a consumer he can get a free credit report from all 3 agencies ( and it will not show as an inquary) by visiting www.annualcreditreport.com

Please vote if my answer was helpful.

Good luck
Iliana Ivanova P.A.
Real Estate and Mortgage Broker
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Tue Mar 6, 2012
Mark LeMenager answered:
I take you are very new to the area. The local bus service is called Lynx. Here they are: http://www.golynx.com/
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