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Fri Sep 8, 2017
Kathy Burgreen answered:
A home equity loan is for a home you already own and it has sufficient equity from the time you bought it. This loan is not for a home you have not purchased.
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Tue Aug 1, 2017
Kathy Burgreen answered:
The issue with Buyer #1 is just an offer was presented. No contract was prepared or signed. If Buyer #1 has a signed contract with the seller - then they have a case. If there is no signed contract, there is no case and the lawsuit will be dropped quickly.

Remember, an offer is NOT a contract and will not hold up in court. Find out if there is a signed contract.
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Wed May 24, 2017
Mary answered:

Thank you for reaching out and I apologize for the inconvenience this has caused you. Upon checking, I've seen that your listing is already posted on Zillow just today. Please kindly extend your patience and allow 24 to 48 hours for it to syndicate to Trulia.,-Ammon,-ID_rb/

Let me know if you have any questions and I will be happy to assist you.

Thank you for using Trulia!

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Thu Jul 21, 2016
Kare.stod asked:
We have two adjacent parcels, one in my name, one in my mother's name. We listed them with an agent - one listing for both properties as we wanted to sell them as a unit. My mother…
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Sat Nov 21, 2015
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Wed May 13, 2015
Greg Croft answered:
I've seen this alot. I don't know the why but when I see it as an agent or someone asks me about it as an agent it is almost always listed correctly in MLS for the taxes and much closer to the 1700 range. I think it must be how Zillow and Trulia pull records from MLS somehow it mixes up the numbers. Best advice is to call your agent and ask what the taxes really are. ... more
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Sat Mar 7, 2015
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Thu Jan 29, 2015
Kris Kirkham answered:
Being new to an area can be very uncomfortable since, as you mentioned, you don't know what areas you would like better over another. If you do prefer to rent before you purchase to get an idea of the areas, craigslist has a tone of rentals available or any property management company in the area. I'm very familiar with the rental market here since I own a few of my own. Contact me if you need additional help. ... more
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Fri Jan 16, 2015
Kris Kirkham answered:
Since the real estate market is ever changing with listings coming and going, what would be best is for you to contact an agent like myself, so send you a list of properties within the specifications you are looking for. This allows you to get exactly what you want, with advice from us on your investment, and access to the entire market since we can show you anything whether it's our listing or not. ... more
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Fri Nov 14, 2014
Huston & Kaylene Jenkins asked:
My husband and I are sharing a home with our son and his wife and their two daughters, due to health issues with myself and my daughter in law. Between the two households we make enough…
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Tue Mar 25, 2014
Dakri Bernard answered:
I am unsure what exactly you are referring to but you must add the home amenities to the individual listing description...also the local area information and amenities are not always specifically tailored to each listing area. ... more
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Sat Mar 22, 2014
1974 answered:
Shop around when looking for a large loan of any kind. Each lender takes different factors into account in creating "credit scores". Contrary to what many in the real estate business have been lead to believe, there is no real standard (FICO etc are just guides) and every major lender uses their own scoring system. It is usually profitability to the first holder of the note that is being evaluated and not long term "worthiness". A history of conduct such as early payoffs, and avoiding interest and fees can lower the actual scores just as quickly as missing payments. DO NOT assume that a loan is affordable simply because a bank or broker is willing to make you the loan. Do your own math. ... more
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Sun Feb 9, 2014
Don Tepper answered:
That's a huge spread. It may be that you're not comparing apples to apples.

Your best bet would be to talk to a local Realtor.

Just a very, very rough rule of thumb: In many parts of the country, taxes run about 1% of the value of the property. So a $300,000 property--in some areas of the country--might have an annual tax of $2,500-$3,500. I will go out on a limb and say that very few properties are going to have annual property taxes in the $38,751 range. Similarly, I wouldn't be surprised if the $1,700 property tax was applicable for a property with a tax assessment of $150,000-$200,000.

Again, though, I'm just guessing. Check with a local Realtor for more information.

Hope that helps.
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Sat Jan 11, 2014
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Tue Dec 24, 2013
Kevin Richey answered:
I had something similar happen. The listing agent did a "real" good job of editing the photos of the house. The pictures made the house and yard look much bigger and nicer than they actually were. Not sure he was trying to deceive anyone just wanted the home to look good. The potential buyer was turned off by the fact that the house didn't look as good as the pics, and crossed the home off our list.

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Wed Dec 18, 2013
Jim Windmiller answered:
We have several listings currently available. Some are new and move-in ready.
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