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Tue Oct 3, 2017
Emily Williams asked:
Or Is the owner willing to rent and for how much? Little green house on Plover, Rockport Tx 78382
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Thu Dec 1, 2016
Angelica P answered:
Hi,

The Services are limited to residential real estate. You may not use the Services to advertise commercial real estate, which includes, without limitation, commercially zoned properties, timeshares, and vacation rentals.

For future reference, you can feel free to contact us about this type of inquiry through our contact form here:

http://www.trulia.com/help/ask/


Thank you for using Trulia!

Angelica
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Thu Oct 6, 2016
Angelica P answered:
Hi,

Public Record status means that the property is not an active listing or for sale.

For future reference, you can feel free to contact us about this type of inquiry through our contact form here:

http://www.trulia.com/help/ask/


Thank you for using Trulia!

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Fri Jul 1, 2016
Joshua Marriott answered:
When buying a home in the Texas coastal areas TWIA or Texas Windstorm Insurance Association will handle the windstorm insurance. I'm assuming you used cash to purchase since I doubt any lender will allow a sale without windstorm insurance. If you go to sell it and the buyer is trying to get a loan and they cant get windstorm insurance they can't buy. I would contact TWIA and see what you need to do to get a windstorm certificate which will allow it to be insured. Windstorm insure-ability is usually handled by the insurance company not the real estate agent. I just happen to know a good deal about it having done a lot of coastal deals. Anything you do to the exterior needs to have a windstorm certificate roof, windows, garage door, etc. If the windows are original you may be grandfathered. ... more
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Thu Jun 23, 2016
Vicki Miller answered:
A bit off the mark here!, but I can't believe you have a quote for $100 per square foot! Mostly the ones I see are $150 and way up!

Insurance - make sure you are compliant in all matters! Your builder should be able to enlighten you! ... more
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Thu Jun 23, 2016
Sally Grenier answered:
Are you trying to sell it FSBO? (For sale by owner)? If so...then yes you should worry. If it's listed with a Realtor, what does your Realtor say?? Are other homes selling in your area? Did you price it competitively with other homes listed for sale, or that have sold recently? How does it show? Is it clean and well kept and de-cluttered? How does it look in photos? ... more
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Thu Jun 16, 2016
Gladys asked:
I'm looking to relocate from San Antonio to Rockport area is there any area in Rockport that I should stay away from crime flooding
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Thu Jun 9, 2016
Shirley Laurence answered:
I lived in Rockport for 4 years and plan on moving back-never had any problems regarding crime or sex offenders. They're everywhere-not just in Rockport-just be aware.
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Wed Jul 29, 2015
Susan Condley asked:
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Mon Mar 23, 2015
Ray Vasri answered:
Thank you for this informative post. I just want to share a good source for tax forms and tutorials - PDFfiller. It has a ton of Tax Forms and business templates. It helps me fill out a needed form neatly and gives me the option to esign. http://goo.gl/yoGwr2 ... more
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Wed Mar 11, 2015
Jackson Willis answered:
I think you're spot on. I'm not extremely interested in doing a lot of yard work personally. If I wasn't going to hire people to do the work, I wouldn't want a house with a lot of fancy landscaping. With that being said, I probably wouldn't even look at a house if the yard didn't look at least somewhat nice. I think it will be a good idea to get some landscaping done, just don't go all out.
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Sat Jan 17, 2015
Jennifer Fivelsdal answered:
I think it is important to set expectation upfront with clients. Decide on communication mode and let them know your working hours. Of course there is always the exception, for example dealing with an offer in a multiple offer situation. I am not a fan of 24/7, real estate is not emergency surgery. ... more
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Sat Jan 17, 2015
Noah Seidenberg answered:
You can't. You need a Realtor to list your property to list it on the MLS for it to be on Trulia. There are some FSBO services that for a charge will list your property on Trulia but it is not free. ... more
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Wed Jul 9, 2014
rggamez asked:
My wife and I would like to purchase a home near the beach and rent it out prior to us moving there fulltime. We still owe 50,000 on our home and is valued around 120,000.
I want to find…
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Sat Jun 28, 2014
Becky Calaway answered:
That should read "55 plus" communities.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Priscilla Allen answered:
I just had the same thing happen to me on one of my "for sale" homes with a posting for $900 by a Dean Porath 816-226-7039. He is asking for you to send the $900 directly to him and asked one lady for pictures of her children. How scary is that!

I Googled 816-226-7039 and this guy is doing it on Trulia, Zillow and Postlets. How does these sites allow ads that are not from a legitimate Realtor? They are picking up my listings automatically from MLS without my permission. I thought it was a good thing to have the extra exposure, now I have asked Trulia to stop using my listings to post on their sites without my permission. I want no part of these SCAMS. I have been called on this rental no less than 10 times a day. I was aware of this SCAM today. and I have tried to report to the so called "contact email" in Trulia to have it sent back to me as not a good email address.

Everyone be aware!
Priscilla Allen
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Sun Mar 30, 2014
MJ Olsen answered:
You are about 5 minutes to the Rockport Beach and about 20 minutes to Port Aransas pending traffic on the ferry.
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Fri Mar 21, 2014
Keri Patterson answered:
The only way to determine the elevation is to order a new certificate from a surveyor. With the new FEMA forms and changes in flood determination even if there is an exixsting elevation certificate a new one may be required. ... more
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