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Sun Dec 25, 2016
Urton10 asked:
Is it expected that Trump and a Republican congress will keep the exemption for capital gains from the sale of a primary residence into 2017? If so, should we expect changes? If not, wouldn't…
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Sun Aug 16, 2015
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Fri Nov 28, 2014
Ernest Pierce answered:
Great question! It starts with the agent listing the short sale. Do they have the ability to correctly evaluate a property? This is where a lot of agents make mistakes and cost the seller and everyone else involved in the transaction more time and possibly work for nothing (due to a foreclosure sale). Yes you will get a ton of buyers/investors with a low price but that doesn't mean anything when the lender declines the short sale. This is just one reason that a short sale is hard to be a part of.

Another reason unfortunately is due to the agent or brokerage pre selecting a buyer or investor and therefore not having a chance to be apart of it.

Although, after careful review of a multiple offer short sale and agent might choose to select an offer lower than others or with less money down due to the agents confidence in the buyers ability to close escrow over the other offers. This is where the agent of the buyer can work there magic to get their buyer in the front door and an accepted offer.

I hope these couple instances help answer your question.


I use a professional third party company for all my short sale negotiations.
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Tue May 13, 2014
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Wed Jan 15, 2014
Annette Lawrence answered:
Exactly the same ones available for the middle-middle class people.
There are a plethora of programs but they are very specific to ones situation AND credit score more than income targeted.
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Call a Reno Realtor and chat about your goals, Your Realtor can connect you with the lender and programs that have a historic record of success.

Best of success,
Annette Lawrence, Broker/Associate
Remax Realtec Group
Palm Harbor, FL
727.420.4041
http://FirstLookHomes.us
Palm Harbor University High School distirct
http://annettelawrence.mfr.mlxchange.com/?Page=-1
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Sun May 6, 2012
Mike Harding answered:
There has been a recent increase in value do to lack of inventory, most regular sales get multiple offers in the first week on the market. Call me for more info on what your home will sell for.I have listed two home in the north Valleys in the part two Weeks both were pending in less than a week. Mike Harding 671-6649 ... more
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Sun Apr 8, 2012
Alan May answered:
Not all real estate questions are "location specific, and any agent can answer them. So an east coast agent answering a question in Reno is not pointless.

Brownie points? No, there are no Brownie points for answering questions. We try to be helpful for many reasons. Some do it for altruistic purposes, others do it for the mental exercise, and some do it for the exposure.

I answer questions because I find it rewarding.
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