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Wed Jan 10, 2018
Scott Godzyk answered:
You can not just get by the listing agent. HOWEVER it is the law they submit every offer to the seller and let the seller answer it. The only "BUT" would be if the seller/the bank said NO offers under 224k. The thing you need to know is banks do not need to take low ball offers as there is a shortage of homes for sale. Banks will stay high for 30 days and then reduce every month until it sells. You need to be there when the bank decides get the highest and best offer and sells it as is for what ever the bets offer is. Your agent has to insist on the offer being submitted and go to the agents managing broker if needed. ... more
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Wed Jan 3, 2018
Lizzcarletta18 asked:
I am a first home buyer. As a rough estimate, how much would monthly expenses (including mortgage, taxes, utilities, insurance ect.) be for a $80,000 house? I know there are a lot of factors…
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Tue Nov 28, 2017
Nelsonjw answered:
The laws may be different in your state. In Minnesota it will depend first on written rent contracts. Verbal doesn't count anywhere in the US when it comes to showings. And month to month is the only verbal contract allowed but has nothing to do with showing. State law governs month to month. In Minnesota a landlord can put a lockbox on your property. How else would you get a key safely to other agents. Anyone that needs to get in must get the specific combo from the owner of the property. And it is recorded by your state listing service. As you implied month to month renters have fewer rights than leaseholders. If you have a better way call your landlord. ... more
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Thu Oct 19, 2017
Kingjamesf88 answered:
What happens if you remove the asbestos yourself without a contractor from underneath your tile before you know it's asbestos
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Thu Oct 5, 2017
Jessica answered:
Call the Laurendi's. (800) 422-7636. They can show you ANY home that's on the market as long as you can show proof of financing. A pre-qualified letter for a mortgage for example. Which they can help you get too. I'm working with Vienna. She's on of their top agents. She's great. ... more
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Thu Oct 5, 2017
Dawn answered:
I know this is an old question but we have put together a list of programs in New York as a guide for single mothers in need (https://singlemotherguide.com/grants-for-single-mothers/). I hope someone might find it useful. ... more
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Sat Sep 30, 2017
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Mon Aug 21, 2017
Mary C answered:
Hello,

To post your home for sale by owner on Trulia, click the link below and select Submit listings for sale.
http://www.trulia.com/submit_listings/

You will be redirected to our partner site, Zillow. Once you activate your listing on Zillow, it will appear on Trulia within 24 hours.

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!

Mary
Consumer Care Advocate
http://www.trulia.com/help/ask/
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Mon Aug 21, 2017
Faith answered:
Hi,

Please follow these instructions to find Section 8 rental listings:

1. Click Rent tab on homepage.
2. Enter your desired area in the Add bar and hit Enter.
3. Click More
4. Enter the Keyword Section 8
and click Search.

Thank you for using Trulia!

Faith
Consumer Care Advocate
http://www.trulia.com/help/ask/
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Tue Aug 15, 2017
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Sat Aug 12, 2017
Vanessa Brooks Epps answered:
are you still interested in moving to N. Tonawanda. I might be interested in a share. Let me know yes or no. I am waiting.
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Fri Aug 11, 2017
Kathy Burgreen answered:
Most realtors refuse to work with foreclosures and short sales because it involves extra time and paperwork and there is no additional pay for it. Foreclosures are priced cheaper because these homes need repairs, they may have possible liens which needs to be researched, etc. Realtors know that it takes less time to get a buyer to buy a regular resale home and they earn far more money for it. Finally, most foreclosed homes ate cash deals only. ... more
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Tue Jul 18, 2017
Jacobdsloan1 asked:
low? I'm currently a graduate student and teaching assistant at a local university. I'm looking to stop paying rent in Buffalo and start investing in a house of my own.

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Mon Jun 5, 2017
Sally Grenier answered:
What does your REALTOR say? What does your CONTRACT say?? Impossible for anyone here to give you a clear answer without being involved in your transaction. This should have been addressed in the contract. Frankly, if I were the buyer's agent, I wouldn't have recommended they do the inspection until they knew you had a house to go to! ... more
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Sun May 14, 2017
Musicman8 asked:
Hi Jason Sokody. I saw your profile on Trulia and wanted to see if you could help me. I am not ein selling but in updating the property info for 1310 Walden ave 14211
I am the owner.

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Wed Mar 22, 2017
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