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Rentals in Albany : Real Estate Advice

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Kristyne Mar…, Home Buyer in Alfred, NY
Wed Oct 12, 2016
Kristyne Martin asked:
When I bought my house, a rental unit had been in place for decades (safe to say it was grandfathered). I continued to rent the unit until my then-husband began using it as a home office…
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Brian, Both Buyer and Seller in Albany, NY
Tue Jun 7, 2016
Brian answered:
I've lived here since 1999 and never had a problem. It's quiet, safe (of course the lock your car/house doors rule applies, no valuables left in the car etc but that's everywhere now) and a great location for downtown/plaza workers to live. If you're a condo/homeowner you get 2 off street parking spaces. 1 if you rent apparently. I do agree property values won't rise much but you can live here and own for less than rent anywhere. ... more
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Afeym, Renter in Albany, NY
Sat Apr 23, 2016
Afeym asked:
Amelia Robin…, Real Estate Pro in Falls Church, VA
Wed Nov 25, 2015
Amelia Robinette answered:
Zillow reviews are repeated on Trulia and vice versa. They should be exactly the same.

Zillow purchased Trulia some time ago and merged agent profiles and reviews.
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Ron Krauch, Real Estate Pro in Crestwood, IL
Tue Mar 17, 2015
Ron Krauch answered:
You're very wise to recognize this scam. Agents in this Q&A forum do not have the authority to deal with an issue like this. However, I will pass this along to my account representative. I'm sure he knows to whom to send this for action.


Ron Krauch
Emerald Estates Realty, Inc.
Palos Heights, IL 60463
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The Graveline…, Real Estate Pro in Longmeadow, MA
Mon Mar 9, 2015
The Graveline Group answered:
Understand that ANYONE can post a rental. Trulia is only displaying 3rd party info, and there are ways for scammers to post fake listings on other websites which then get mirrored on trulia, zillow, realtor, etx.. When a deal seems too good to be true, it is.. ALWAYS verify EVERYTHING you see online with a local Realtor. Realtors adhere to a strict code of ethics which offers you consumer protection and piece of mind. Flag the listings and email Browse the agent directory to find a well reviewed local Realtor. ... more
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Dennis Evans, Real Estate Pro in Clifton Park, NY
Sat Mar 7, 2015
Dennis Evans answered:
Please contact the school for specific information. They normally will have pamphlets or can give you details.
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Charlotte Tu…, Real Estate Pro in Williamsburg, VA
Sun Feb 15, 2015
Charlotte Turner, ABR®, e-PRO® answered:
If you still have the email, you can forward it to Trulia at
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Anna M Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Williston Park, NY
Sat Oct 4, 2014
Anna M Brocco answered:
Anna M Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Williston Park, NY
Sat Jun 14, 2014
Anna M Brocco answered:
Be aware that scams do exist, therefore when searching on such sites always use caution and always verify ownership before exchanging any money; why not simply consider working with an agent of your own.... ... more
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Krystal King, Renter in Albany, NY
Sat Jun 14, 2014
Krystal King asked:
The apartment situation I am in is not ideal (such as neighbors in adjoining apartments complaining that I make too much noise if I use the microwave after I get out of work around midnight).…
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Jerome Newki…, Real Estate Pro in WATERFORD, NY
Tue Aug 27, 2013
Jerome Newkirk answered:
Call me when you get a chance. I have a few option depending on area that may work for you.

Jerome P Newkirk
Licensed New York State Real Estate Broker
Revision Real Estate
35 Broad Street
Waterford, NY 12188
518-229-0366 cell Direct
518-438-2221 office
518-235-0055 Fax
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Dennis Evans, Real Estate Pro in Clifton Park, NY
Mon May 27, 2013
Dennis Evans answered:
If this is too far.. Consider contacting an agent, We can be on the lookout incase something else comes up closer to the VA!
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Anna M Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Williston Park, NY
Fri Jul 2, 2010
Anna M Brocco answered:
If the lease was month to month and no damages occurred during occupation, you should be entitled to your security deposit back--for any legalities do consult with an attorney who specializes in real estate. ... more
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