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Home Buying in Buffalo : Real Estate Advice

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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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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
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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Tue Aug 15, 2017
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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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Wed Mar 22, 2017
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Sat Feb 11, 2017
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Tue Jan 24, 2017
Angelica P answered:
Hi,

I have emailed you regarding this concern.


Thank you for using Trulia!

Angelica
Consumer Care Advocate
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Sat Sep 17, 2016
Cambel gl answered:
I am a cash buyer and may be interested. What do you have and the locations?
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Sat Sep 10, 2016
Cynthia Tashjian asked:
I would love to receive emails about...AND only about houses that meet my search criteria.. All of my email options are turned off but Trulia is relentless in trying to jam my inbox with…
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Mon Sep 5, 2016
JennaWill answered:
I recommend you get a few opinions on that one. I am thinking you are interested in avoiding taxes and messy probate in the future, and I can only recommend you look at many options to see what is right for you. I am definitely not anyone with solid answers but I have personally made enough mistakes that I never should have. In one word, it all boils down to TRUST. I recommend you explore the option of using a Trust with assets. The benefits are many, and this is how wealthy stay wealthy.

"Own NOTHING...Control EVERYTHING"

Best of Luck...you are fortunate to have a mother that is alive and able to pass down a hand up.
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Mon Aug 29, 2016
Adrian palmer asked:
multi-family homes with potential,for fast closing
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Thu Aug 11, 2016
Cambel gl answered:
I am seeking a private real estate property PARTNER to work together with 2 to 3 properties. I am suggesting beginning with 2 to 3 properties just to start with in getting our feet wet, for a 5 year time. I am not a big time investor nor look for one. I have had investment property in the past and have learn from my mistakes. One of them is that you can not do it alone. So perhaps we can combine our funds and strengths and produce something in time. If this sounds like something you are looking for, please respond by emailing me at: cambellgl@aol.com
Let me know where you saw this information- trulia.com
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Tue Aug 2, 2016
Cynthia Tashjian asked:
I unchecked all of the default email settings except my search but the emails keep filling my inbox. Dudes, I'm looking for a house in Buffalo..what on earth does ocean front property…
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Mon Aug 1, 2016
Maricris A answered:
Hello,

There are different types of email alerts that Trulia sends out, so there are a few places for unsubscribing from alerts.

Go to your profile drop down menu in the top right hand corner >> Email Preferences. Once that screen is open, you will see the option to "Edit" the following sections.

Saved Searches: Once on this page there is an option to delete individual searches.

Homes You're Following: Once you are on this page you have the option to Manage alerts or
if you no longer wish to receive email alerts for a particular property, no problem. Simply remove it from your Favorites on this page.

Trulia Voices: Once on this page there is the option to delete topics you are following.

Trulia Weekender: Once on this page there is the option to delete individual areas you're following.

Email Communication: Here you can uncheck the box for any notifications you do not want to receive.

Regards,

Maricris
Consumer Care Advocate
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