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Thu Apr 20, 2017
Maricris A answered:

My name is Maricris and I am with Trulia Consumer Care.

I apologize we have an incorrect photo for your home on Trulia and I am happy to provide some insight on this. When a property is off market, the default image is provided to us from Google images of which we do not have the ability to edit or remove. Off market homes do not appear in general search results, so anyone browsing for listings in your area will not come across your property page. The only way to find your home on our site right now is if someone were to enter your exact property address.

Please be assured if you are intending to sell your home in the future, you (or your agent if you choose to use one), will have the ability to create a new listing with new photos, and submit the listing to Trulia.

The new listing will override the off market property page with the incorrect Google image photo.

However, if you are wanting to pursue this incorrect image further, my best recommendation is to contact Google directly to request they blur out the incorrect home. This change will translate to your page on Trulia. I understand this is not exactly the resolution you were looking for, and I do apologize for that. Here would be the steps if you choose to go this route:

From your Trulia property page, click 'View Map' on the bottom right of the Google image.
Click Street View.
Click Report a problem.
Fill out the form and click Submit.

I hope this information is helpful.


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Thu Apr 20, 2017
Rachelpeters561 asked:
The location/picture needs to be corrected. The house shown on your website is not 2208 E. Alden Avenue. It is actually 2202 E. Alden Avenue. Very misleading.
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Mon Apr 3, 2017
Rosswilason234 answered:
Depends upon the buyers requirements. Your home will be of more value if some other type of heat source like wall furnace would be installed. Heating contractors install, service, and repair home heating units. Best advice and pricing tips can be gathered from the residential heating NJ ( professionals. ... more
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Fri Mar 17, 2017
Gregg Pomeroy answered:
Hello, I'm a mortgage professional.

The best thing to do is get pre approved for a mortgage.

There are low and no menu down mortgages available.

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Tue Mar 14, 2017
Nicole Fedorchek answered:
Talk to your lender ASAP, or the servicing company! That is the ONLY way this will get resolved!
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Mon Mar 6, 2017
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Thu Dec 15, 2016
Rich Reed answered:
Prior to November, 2014, Realtors in CA used form WPA to identify who was going to prepare a termite report, who was going to pay for the report, the scope of the report, and who was going to pay for repairs recommended by the report. The WPA form was discontinued because those sellers who agreed to pay for repairs recommended in an inspection report that they had not yet seen and for which the inspection was not yet conducted were often surprised at the scope and cost of recommended repairs. Sellers did not agree in advance to pay for repairs, whether the discovery had to do with a roof, pool, foundation, plumbing or any other problem (unless your specific contract says otherwise). A property is usually sold in as-is condition and a buyer would first get inspections and then ask the seller to pay for repairs or correct defects. You should ask your Realtor about your specific contract and seek advice from legal counsel where appropriate. Hope this helps!
I am a real estate broker qualified to advise you on California real estate matters, not the law. If you desire legal advice, consult with an attorney.
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Wed Dec 7, 2016
Scott Godzyk answered:
A bunch of red flags, first the sellers bank does not set any price. The sellers bank will approve or reject the sale based on the sales price in relation to actual market value. Second, the sellers bank will not ask for a nogtiating fee, that fee is being paid to a negitiator. Now you can put in your offer that you want pay it and risk not getting the home, or you have to pay up. NEXT you should not pay it up front but it shoul dbe paid on the HUD when you actually close. There are way too many scams. Now you should really have a buyer broker who is well experienced in short sales to guide you and let you know what is real and what is not ... more
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Thu Nov 17, 2016
Maricris A answered:

If you would like to post a rental on Trulia, you will be redirected to use our partner site, Zillow Rental Manager, to list your rental on Zillow, Trulia and other top sites. Please follow this link for instructions on how to post a rental listing:

If you have additional questions or have issues with posting your listing, please reply back to this email and I will be happy to help you.

Zillow Rental Manger Help:


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Mon Oct 24, 2016
Blink4321 asked:
I am trying to submit an offer for a client that is going to obtain hard money financing and someone told me to write it up as all cash. I don't feel comfortable doing it that way. Any advice…
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Mon Sep 12, 2016
We have several down payment assistance programs available. Most not all do require very good credit.
I notice that in another post you seem to be saying your credit is not very good. I do have a down payment assistance program that will go with poor credit.
After that, you have to put up 3.5% if it can be done no other options.
Call me at 714-968-2500 to go over your choices.
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Mon Sep 12, 2016
If you were unable to buy a mobile home on leased land, you lucked out

I saw your other post, and if you have income, I probably can help you get past the low down payment and and credit problems that you are experiencing.

Give me a call and let's put together a game plan.

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Wed Jul 20, 2016
It is very possible, feel free to call me to be prequalified.


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Mon Jul 18, 2016
Rich Reed answered:
Jamie, you posted in Agent2Agent, so I would advise you to consult with your employing Broker. If you are a Realtor, you can read all about it here: ... more
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Tue May 17, 2016
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Mon May 16, 2016
Sheryl Arndt answered:
Hello Jenniela17, If you figure out what cities/zip codes you are considering, minimum number of bedrooms and the maximum payment/price you are looking to achieve you can be emailed listings to fit your search criteria. Your email address is needed to set you up for the automatic daily updates.

The rentals in 92802 zip code start from $1,400 for 1bd 1ba condo that will accept animals and up. The purchase in 92802 zip code start from 400k for 2bd 3ba condo so you may want to consider the local cities as well.

You should study RENT vs BUY options as you may qualify to buy and pay less than rent in many local cities. You may qualify to buy with minimum out of pocket expenses and pay less than rent.

Beware of the many rental scams out there these days on all sites. The scams are on all of the rental listing sites except one that us agents/broker use such as mls, multiple listing service.

You should not give anyone any funds or personal information without confirming with a licensed agent/broker or management company to find out whom you should be dealing with and the status of any address of interest.

If you decide to buy you will need to be pre-approved to be able to meet an agent to submit offers on homes of your choice. You will need to gather documentation such as one month paystubs, two month bank statements, last two year tax returns, 1040's, 1099's, W2's and all schedules, copies of drivers license/ID and social security card for each applicant.

Your qualifications will be determined by your credit profile, debt to income ratios, fico scores, loan program and how much you want to invest into the down payment and closing costs. Your fico scores can be raised within 3-4 days in most cases to qualify for programs, rates and terms as necessary.

You may qualify FHA from fico scores between 500-579 with 10% down or minimum 580 fico score may qualify FHA 3.5% down. You may consider a 3%-5% Sapphire Grant down payment program up to 417k from a minimum 620 fico score which does not have to be repaid.

It only takes a few dozen questions to qualify, go over your options and email you listings to study and consider. Here are some links to study about me as well as web reference links to many loan programs...

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Fri Apr 8, 2016
Richard Littlefield answered:
Well once you get all that done, you have no control over what rate the lease will be. It will be as much as they think they can get. There are some lots you can own around.

Give me a call if you want more information.

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Thu Mar 17, 2016
Arpad Racz answered:
Hi Merry,

A local agent can help you with the local market trends best. Some market trend data can be seen here:

Please let me know if you would like me to put you in touch with a local agent.

Kind regards,

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