I'm thinking of buying a house on North Parkside. Is this a safe neighborhood?

Asked by Erica, San Francisco, CA Thu Oct 11, 2012

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Anna M Brocco, Agent, Williston Park, NY
Fri Oct 12, 2012
When it comes to any safety/crime related issues, it's always best to contact the local police department with all your questions, hear all there is to hear firsthand. If unfamiliar with the area(s) do revisit more than once and at different times of day, possibly chat with locals/neighbors. Real estate professionals are prohibited from steering, enticing a buyer to purchase/rent, or not, in specific neighborhoods.
http://www.neighborhoodscout.com/
https://www.crimereports.com/
http://www.homefair.com
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Christopher…, Agent, Tarrytown, NY
Fri Oct 12, 2012
Hi, For detailed street and neighborhood info you can visit http://www.SpotCrime.com and also call the local police dept.

Chris
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The Medford…, Agent, Fremont, CA
Fri Oct 12, 2012
Overall, Realtors are prohibited by law from telling you whether or not any specific neighborhood is safe. It’s called “steering” and we are prohibited by our code of ethics and federal law from providing such information. Here are a couple posts that explain more:

NO STEERING ALLOWED: 3 Important Facts To Know As A Buyer
http://www.trulia.com/blog/carl_medford/2010/03/no_steering_…

Don’t Get ‘Steered’ in the Wrong Direction
http://184.154.226.18/~ebpublis/index.php?option=com_content…

However, we CAN tell you where to go to get information. In your case, for crime statistics, go to the following sites:

http://www.neighborhoodscout.com/ca/pittsburg/crime/
https://www.crimereports.com/
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