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Home Selling in 97203 : Real Estate Advice

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Sat Aug 9, 2014
Tammy Hayes answered:
It all depends on the owners request. I ask my owners whether they want showings to be handled through me, through my office or directly to the owner. If you do not want to be called directly, then tell your agent that. No matter which way it is done, someone needs to contact you to get approval to show if you are still living in the home. ... more
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Tue Apr 8, 2014
Sue Briggs answered:
Price, location and condition all factor in how quickly a home sells. It at least two of these are met, for cash deal could close in 2 weeks. Traditional financing about 30 days. This is market time. Thanks for asking, Sue ... more
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Fri Jan 18, 2013
Walters Dan answered:
As a general rule, I really believe it should take no longer than 60 days to get your home sold...in the vast majority of cases. Note: this applies less to rural homes.
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Thu Jul 12, 2012
Tom Inglesby answered:
Talk to your accountant since their are rules when you became a widow as to the tax gains? Does the lot give the house value? When the lot is included in the price does it put the price out of reach for most buyers? These are the questions that we cannot answer and your agent should be asked. Good Luck, Tom ... more
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Mon Apr 28, 2008
Pattiann answered:
Thank you all for your informative answers!

Just to let you know my home and lot next door are separate. Building on the lot is a great idea, but we are moving to Bend Oregon,(due to a new job & kids need to be in school in the Fall) and we would like to sell the two pieces together so we can buy a new home there. I made a call to my CPA, and we'll see how it works out tax wise!! I would love to sell the two together if I can, but I'll leave it open for all options!

You are all great thanks!
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