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Home Selling in Birmingham : Real Estate Advice

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Mon Jul 17, 2017
B.mac91 asked:
To preface, we are still waiting on a direct answer from the insurance company, but I figured I would get some additional opinions from people that aren't involved in the deal.
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Thu Jun 22, 2017
Birmingham Home Seller asked:
I am selling my home, and have requested that Buyer's Agents have only pre approved buyers and a copy of the pre approval letter forwarded to me prior to showing the home. We are…
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Thu Jun 1, 2017
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Sun May 21, 2017
Scott Luedecke asked:
I want to feature 5321 11th Ct S and 2409 Inverness Point Drive asap.
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Sun Mar 5, 2017
Camilla Huey asked:
I am the owner of this property 1300 Beacon Pkwy E, #601 Birmingham, AL 35209. I have updated the listing on Zillow with better pictures and description. Can you make sure that my listing…
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Sun Mar 5, 2017
Wjoelwhite asked:
The information for my house is not correct. 5 bedrooms not 3 and etc. How do I update it? I have used the edit feature but it does not update. How do I get the information about my house…
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Thu Sep 15, 2016
Invest123 asked:
I listed on Zillow as a FSBO and it has partially fed to Trulia. However, the photos I put on Zillow did not carry over. In fact, the photo on Trulia is not even of the correct house at…
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Mon Aug 29, 2016
Pittardj asked:
I am trying to change the details about my house at 1600 Brookview Cove 35216, but nothing is happening. Also, is there a way I can get higher definition pictures? I am willing to pay for…
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Mon Jun 27, 2016
4n6cpa asked:
MLS - 634173
The price should be $749,500
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Fri Jun 10, 2016
JIm Jackson asked:
Thu Nov 19, 2015
Dan Tabit answered:
Bennett,
Here's what you need to consider, cutting your losses as is Foreclosure or Short Selling is going to stick with you and affect your capacity to get a loan in the future, and not just for a house. It can affect credit cards, cars and other consumer debt.
If you have the means to buy elsewhere and can break even on rent, find a great local property manager and look into this option. It can be a long term investment if handled well and preserve your credit.
You are in good company buying in 2007. In many markets, values are back and in others they've come close. Time may be on your side if you find the right tenant and property manager. Since you are already a landlord, you know some of the pros & cons and you'll never buy another home you know as well as this one.
If you can sell and write a check you can avoid the downside of foreclosure or short sale and while that would be a hard pill to swallow, in the long range better choice than damaging your credit.
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Sun Oct 4, 2015
Sally Grenier answered:
Any lender will need to run the address for USDA before they can get loan approval. If you're under contract on it, then you'll just have to back out of the contract, and get your earnest money back. (most contracts have several ways for buyers to terminate and get EM back -- inspection, loan, appraisal, etc.)

Talk to your REALTOR.
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Mon Sep 21, 2015
Nora Moore answered:
While it's hard to tell without a picture reference, it sounds like the colors might be okay together. If you want them to be tied together more closely, you could put in some decorative tilework or something. That would work well with the terracotta in my opinion. I hope that helped. Good luck selling your mother's house. http://www.earhartroofing.com/past-projects ... more
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Sat Jul 25, 2015
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
NO, only agents may post listings on trulia

try Zillow.com - they allow it
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Thu Feb 26, 2015
Katherine Jolliffe answered:
I have this number you could try for customer service. 1.888.565.3652 not sure if it will work but they should be able to get you to the right person.
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Thu Feb 26, 2015
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Fri Sep 5, 2014
Frances Kava answered:
Price it right , get the proper forms and get a good escrow company.
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Tue Nov 5, 2013
Paige Patterson answered:
A big pull to Hoover is the school system. Get aggressive during the holiday season (now!) as families are shifting w the academic year. Get your listing in front of movers and shakers in the school system...teachers, administrators, etc. ... more
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Tue Sep 17, 2013
Melissa Goss answered:
Only an agent can list a home on this site- without one you will not be able to FSBO this home on this site.
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