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Sun May 14, 2017
Gabriel Penasso answered:
There are studies that you can read online that show most home buyers find a property on the internet now anyway. The listing agent really needs to get you exposure through your local multiple listing services which can span a long range in Florida. It really shouldn't matter where the realtor that you are listing your property with is located as long as they can give you the MLS access in your area they will be able to offer accessibility to the online real estate agent network portal which is the multiple listing services. You will also enable various websites through syndication of your house online through major real estate websites like Trulia and Zillow regardless of who you list a home with. The reality is that as long as the real estate agent or realtor can bring you valid buyers through online marketing and MLS exposure then you shouldn't worry about where the listing agent is located. ... more
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Fri Jul 8, 2016
John allen asked:
hi, i have a 42 lb stafforshire terrier that is friendly with all animals and people, i work from home and have a business partner's house in deerfield beach i spend time at. while i am…
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Thu May 19, 2016
Nadine Mauro answered:
Hi,

There are lots of nice houses in the Deerfield Beach area.

You say you want 2 bedrooms, and I assume you would also want two baths. There are many condos, villas, and single family houses available.

Do you have any pets? Some communities have restrictions on size and type of dog.

How soon do you want to move in? Will you be coming to Florida to look for houses, or are you planning to do it all from Connecticut?

Give me some more information and I will customize a search based on your criteria.

You can call, text or email and I will get back to you as soon as possible.

Nadine Mauro
561-414-0864
NadineSellsHouses@gmail.com
Atlantic Florida Properties
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Thu Feb 18, 2016
Anna Torres answered:
Direct Lender: BRITT MAXSON SUPREME LENDING
Senior Loan Officer
Cell: 561-866-8049
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Tue Oct 6, 2015
Jeffrey Jacobs answered:
Are you looking to buy or rent? If you would like assistance with anything please contact me @ 954-560-0162 and I will be more than happy to assist you.
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Wed Sep 30, 2015
Jeffrey Jacobs answered:
It will be very difficult to locate an apartment or landlord that will allow your dog but there is a way around it. If you would like to make the process easier you can register your dog as a service dog and they cannot deny you because of the dog. You can register your dog here: https://www.nsarco.com/
If you would like further assistance locating an apartment once registered please give me a call and I will be happy to assist you. 954-560-0162 - Jeff Jacobs
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Wed Sep 30, 2015
Jeffrey Jacobs answered:
Not sure if this is the company you are referring to but it's worth a shot.

US Building Systems Corporation
Address: 1182 East Newport Center Dr.,
Deerfield Beach, Fl 33442
Phone: (954) 281-2100
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Sat May 23, 2015
Randy Stoker answered:
Rental listings are posted through Postlet.com; a company owned by Zillow that also now owns Trulia. Go to Postlet.com log-on page and create your account and rental listing. Your rental listing will be posted on Trulia, Zillow and several other websites within 48 hours. ... more
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Fri May 22, 2015
Pamela A Caruso answered:
The only way you would be able to have a dog in Century Village is if it is an emotional support dog. There are a few of them there and it seems to be more and more I see every time I visit. Best wishes, hope this works out for you. ... more
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Tue Apr 14, 2015
suzeqiq answered:
Hi, We have a gorgeous condo in Century Village Deerfield. The kitchen, dining room and bedroom were renovated in the summer of 2014 with an open concept kitchen with high end stainless steel appliances, granite counters. Very clean, modern and tastefully done. We also put down wood floors in the bedroom and have all new furniture. It is located on a corner with central air. Very bright with most windows facing green space It is a one-bedroom condo with a pull out sofa in the living room. Very quiet and friendly complex.

Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions and it would be a pleasure to hear from you.

Susan 514 577 8399
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Wed Mar 25, 2015
Marsha Umansky answered:
sure. e-mail me your criteria (home price and lot price that is comfortable for yo)
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Fri Mar 20, 2015
Jeffrey Jacobs answered:
Deerfield Beach, FL is a city with in Broward County Florida. Please feel free to contact me if you need anything.
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Fri Mar 20, 2015
Brian F. Walsh answered:
Care.com! Most people go to this site because everyone has had background checks.
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Sun Feb 22, 2015
Dawn Mastromarino answered:
It all depends on what you are looking for and may not need to limit yourself to Deerfield. I work with many investors for many years and would be happy to assist.
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Sun Feb 22, 2015
Dawn Mastromarino answered:
I have never had a form to remove anyone from lease. I would just do an addendum to remove her from the lease.
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Fri Dec 5, 2014
Simon Campbell answered:
If you are looking for a website that offers up to date foreclosure listings, I would like to recommend http://www.bankforeclosuressale.com. It is a leading website database that contains over two million foreclosure homes, including bank foreclosures, government foreclosures like VA homes and HUD homes, distressed properties and commercial properties that are for sale all across the nation. All of the listings have had any outstanding liens eliminated and the title is free and clear. We also update our extensive collection of listings every day. ... more
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Sat Sep 13, 2014
James Gardner answered:
Hi Joel, I am very familiar with the area as I have helped multiple clients with sales and rentals there. I'd be more than happy to assist with your search based on your specific criteria. Please contact me directly.

James Gardner
Certified Relocation Specialist & Top Producing Realtor
Castelli Real Estate/Leading RE Companies of the World
(954) 830-8022
jamesgardner@castellihomes.com
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Fri Aug 8, 2014
Brian Kurtz answered:
Run a little experiment. Imagine that Terra, the god of real estate, came to you one day and told you that you had to pick two or three cities in which you would do business. Whichever cities you selected would be your turf and you would DOMINATE those areas taking more listings than anymore else. You would also be shackled with a curse that you would never be able to close a transaction either representing a buyer or a seller OUTSIDE of the cities you decided to choose.

If I were you, I'd go with an area that have nice homes owned by nice people which are in a good price range. I would be willing to MOVE to get to those prime areas. But the choices is yours.

Now that you have those cities in mind, go into your MLS and run a search for all sold homes in those two cities for the last year. Find out what the count is. I'm guessing that there should be at least 1400 and probably double that. You really only have to close 50 transaction sides out of 1400 sales (which is really 2800 transaction sides) to make a GOOD living. That's really only 1.8% of the market. Keep that in mind.

Now realize that out of those 1,400 people who sold last year and the 1,400 who are going to sell in the next 12 months...a TON of them (most in fact) really are not hard-core people who are dragging 3 agents through to do presentations then selecting the "best" one for the job. MOST are really just picking someone they know/like/trust. At least 40% of these transactions will go to friends/family members that are agents. That's how the game works. That leaves at LEAST 840 sales (1680 trans. sides) for you to pick up.

Find the sellers and then follow up until they're ready to sell. I mean, I've VOTED for politicians just because they showed up at my front door and nobody else did. Seriously. Follow up 5 or 10 times and the point will be made that you're a hard worker. Why NOT go with you?

Finally, after EVERY transaction, write a testimonial for your clients. Put yourself in their shoes and try to write it as if they were writing it. Focus in on the things that they focused on while you were working together. Put their names on it. Ask them to review it once the closing docs are done. Ask them if they felt it "was a good representation of their feelings about working with you" and when they say yes hand them a BLUE felt-tip FLAIR pen and ask them to sign it. Scan it in so you can reproduce it in color forever and ever. After 12 sales you'll have 12 of these things. Nobody else gives these out to prospects. You'll INSTANTLY stand out from the crowd.
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Fri Aug 8, 2014
Andy Wood answered:
If you are buying a home you should use a mortgage professional because they will have to pull it when they do your loan. They can also guide you if your credit is less than perfect to get you in the right position to buy.

Feel free to call me if you would like assistance...

Andy Wood
727-410-9663
awood@titanhl.com
www.titanhl.com
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Wed Jul 2, 2014
Gary Hitchcock answered:
Short term rentals in an association can be difficult. One way to find the complexes that allow them is to look at vrbo.com.
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