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Tue Aug 22, 2017
Operations asked:
We have a listing of 1315 Auzerais in San Jose, CA that is syndicated for rent on Propertyware and the wrong picture is showing on Trulia as the featured photo. Could you let us know why…
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Tue Jun 20, 2017
Arpad Racz answered:
Hi Paul,
I am happy to go over the strategy with you, market trends, commute, etc. Please feel free to contact me from my profile.

Kind regards,

Arpad
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Wed Feb 25, 2015
Joshua Stein answered:
Are these homes attached to others (like twins, duplexes and townhomes)? If so, many sites like this tend to interpret them as condos. Ask your Realtor more about the details of the property. ... more
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Mon Jan 5, 2015
Arpad Racz answered:
Hi Julie,

It would depend on noise issues, and the distance one is from the Alameda. Some buyers may be interested if it is at least a few houses away from the busy street, while others may have a different preference.

All the best,

Arpad
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Wed Jul 2, 2014
Terri Vellios answered:
It's been nearly 3 years, did you eventually buy a home? If so where and do tell what your deciding factor was.
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Sun Apr 27, 2014
Anna M Brocco answered:
Be aware that scams do exist and you more than likely stumbled upon one. Such sites are third party sites and the information is fed by various sources, so data is not really verified. If you choose not to work with an agent of your own always verify ownership before exchanging any money/personal information--make certain they are who they claim to be. Never wire any money, if it sounds to good to be true, it is. For scam related information see links.
http://www.consumer.ftc.gov/articles/0079-rental-listing-scams
http://www.usa.gov/topics/consumer/scams-fraud/family-home-c…
http://realestate.msn.com/article.aspx?cp-documentid=20482759
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
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Wed Apr 9, 2014
Shannon Jones answered:
School district is certainly one of the factors to consider, and homes in areas with highly rated school districts can carry higher price tags. However, the flip side of that is that you may be able to afford a newer or larger home in an area with a lower ranked school district. And like you, there will always be buyers in the future who don't have kids or plan to have them. So there will always be buyers. In addition to school district, buyers also look at other factors including walkability. Are there restaurants or coffee houses nearby? Other amenities and attractions? ... more
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Thu Mar 27, 2014
Marc Siegel answered:
Hello Julie,
I live in St. Leo's neighborhood (Cleaves and Park) which is a ten-minute walk to the Sharktank, er SAP Center. As a resident, I think the proximity to SAP, downtown, the train station and light rail makes for better quality of life. We do have street parking by permit only so SA Center goers don't clog up our residential streets. Most of my neighbors agree.

However, people are divided on the benefit of the proposed major league baseball stadium (equally nearby). I personally love the idea.
Best, Marc, San Jose
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Mon Nov 12, 2012
Doug Jones answered:
This should help---the 100 index is the US and the index to the left is San Jose and the far left index is 95126

So the total crime risk in US is 100...San Jose overall is lower at 97 but 95126 is higher at 126. Motor Vechicle theft is particularly high.




2010 Crime Rate Indexes San Jose, CA 95126 California United States
Total Crime Risk 126 97 100
Murder Risk 60 123 100
Rape Risk 111 81 100
Robbery Risk 74 124 100
Assault Risk 214 108 100
Burglary Risk 124 89 100
Larceny Risk 157 84 100
Motor Vehicle Theft Risk 191 160 100

The data for San Jose, CA 95126 may also contain data for the following areas: San Jose

Crime Risk Index (100 = National Average): Index score for an area is compared to the national average of 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the national average total crime risk, while 50 indicates half the national risk. We encourage you to consult with a knowledgeable local real estate agent or contact the local police department for any additional information.

Crime Indexes are based on numerous current and historical datasets as well as proprietary modeling algorithms which estimate values at more granular geographic levels when specific data is either unavailable or impractical to aggregate. While every effort is made to ensure accuracy, these are estimates and should only be used as a guide. For detailed information regarding crime and safety in a community, please contact local law enforcement agencies.

Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Demographic Information FAQ
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Sat Sep 8, 2012
Grace Hanamoto answered:
Ps yikes, stupid iPad.... I meant to say, give them a call and good luck in your search. Auto correction is so insipid sometimes!
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Mon Jan 24, 2011
Piss_of_with_summerhills answered:
I live in Park Station (Summerhills) at South San Francisco. Well, my answer is: design-wide is great. But if you find out something inside the wall or area that you cann't reach/see having problem because of their poor workmanship, they won't fix it for you. The poor workmanship shall cover 5 years but they don't do that unless you go to the court.
KB Homes in East Bay will fix them for you if there is the poor workmanship ( subcontractors). KB Homes doesn't have a good rating but their customer support is incredible. Summerhills, good luck! They don't care after one year.
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Wed Dec 8, 2010
Stephen Blohm answered:
Do you have an agent for this transaction? My partner and I just worked a similar situation in Milpitas?
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Mon Nov 29, 2010
Marlo Ibon answered:
Hi Yolanda,
Moving across country and to a new area can be difficult. Turlia has a vast amount of resouces to help you with your move. So the more specific you are will greatly improve your chances to have your needs met.

San Jose is a Great City.

Best Wishes,

Marlo
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Mon Nov 29, 2010
Anna M Brocco answered:
Consider checking with your employer if relocating within another facility/office that they own.
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Mon Mar 8, 2010
Guy Berry answered:
I am not familiar with this project but have known them for many years. They were a direct competitor when I was Sales Director for Greenbriar Homes. My experience with them is that they are a quality builder and give extraordinary customer service. I would buy one of their houses. ... more
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Thu Feb 11, 2010
Sam Shueh answered:
Why don't you introduce yourself to the home of interest?
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Mon Dec 21, 2009
Jessica Dodge answered:
I would recommend that you go to the SJPD's website and research the information you are looking for.
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