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Quality of Life in Bakersfield : Real Estate Advice

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Sun Jan 5, 2014
Positiveadvice answered:
Bakersfield is NOT a walkable community. The air quality is also very poor.
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Wed Oct 9, 2013
Diane White answered:
Go to to determine which schools you would be interested in. Ronald Reagan is ranked number one this year, but next year they may not be. It is best to pick out the upper ranking schools, then look at the area they are in to determine which neighborhood you may be interested in. I am a Relocation Specialist. Once my clients come into town, I help them find temporary housing then I give them a tour of Bakersfield. In this way you will be able to make an informed decision in purchasing a home. Please feel free to contact me at 661-900-9629 if you have more questions about your relocation. ... more
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Fri Jun 4, 2010
dschweer answered:
Crime is not a problem in Bakersfield, I have resided here for the past 50 years and I love this town. It is true our weather is similar to Fresno as we have all four seasons summer being the longest one. Bakersfield is known for friendly people, great restaurants and teriffic private and public schools. We have a lot of community functions and fund raisers. Unlike Santa Barbara County, Bakersfield housing is more affordable. We have lots to choose from such as gated communities situated on golf courses, housing close to Cal State University, or Bakersfield College. If you are planning to come to town, let me know I can arrange to show you around! ... more
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Tue Apr 22, 2008
Sarah Franco answered:
Hi Sandra,
Our company specializes in commerical and residential. Do you have any ideas on what areas of Bakersfield you would like to purchase? If you like, I can assist you with your search, as we have many buisness opportunities for sale or lease.
Thank you
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Mon Jan 14, 2008
Perry Henderson answered:
The renters have rights but the go down substantially when it comes to the government collecting on a bad debt. check your local advocacy board for extra help but I'd expect to find a new home. ... more
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Fri Nov 30, 2007
Perry Henderson answered:
You have the right to put your rent money inan escrow account and continue to pay it to that account until it is finished or pay for the repair yourself and deduct it from the rent you should have paid. ... more
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