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Home Buying in 55441 : Real Estate Advice

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Pat Stevens, Home Buyer in New York, NY
Mon Oct 24, 2016
Pat Stevens answered:
I am looking at a HUD house today. The house will need 50K+of repairs. The asking price is 130K. I intend to ask for at least that much in price reduction, if i was to pay full price plus the repairs it would be over priced for the area. I am going to offer no more than 80K. I am also bringing my contractor. This will be the second showing of the home. ... more
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Hunting, Home Seller in Arvada, CO
Mon May 2, 2016
Hunting answered:
Don't do it! If you don't like their service you're stuck. If you find a for sale by owner, you stuck paying that agent even if that homeowner won't write it in their contract. It can turn into hell. Trust me, I know from experience! ... more
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Calvin James, Home Buyer in Orem, UT
Mon Jan 19, 2015
Calvin James answered:
I wouldn't be to worried about it! Rotting door trim is not uncommon in areas of high humidity. Replacing the door and trim is a relatively easy repair, just make sure the trim matches the trim around your windows and other doors in the house! I bet it will be pretty cheap too. ... more
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