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Home Selling in Fair Lawn : Real Estate Advice

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Fri Nov 17, 2017
thatdreamhouse answered:
I am also miserable because I bought a property I don't love. It's 100+ year old and it's not well maintained by the previous owner. The place is filthy, has rodent problem, and many things broke right after I moved in, including a structural problem that costs thousands to fix. Location is convenient but also noisy and unsafe - my home was broken in just weeks after I moved in. I've been living here for a few months only but have encountered so many issues in different areas in my life. This place seems to have a bad vibe and I feel miserable. I know the house value in this area goes up quickly, so I want to sell it after two years, but then suddenly Trump's new tax plan came out and it changes the rules so I'll have to live here for 5 years to get tax exemption for capital gain. I am stuck. I often think about that dream house I almost bought during my home searching process. I day dream about it almost every day, but it's someone else's house now. ... more
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Tue Feb 7, 2017
Scott Godzyk answered:
Trulia does not edit listings, you have to have the agent who listed it previously, edit their listing moving it to expired or withdrawn.
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Thu Jun 9, 2016
Susie answered:
Don't be sad! Remember there was a reason (s) that you chose this one and not the other. If it is in your budget hire an Interior Decorator to work with the space..OR use online resources to design the space. I know you will learn to love it ... more
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Fri Oct 19, 2012
Terri Vellios answered:
I'm sorry you and your house are not getting along. Take Elizabeth's advice and talk with a local realtor. Even if you financially can not get out of it now, that realtor may be able to give you some clarity of your options. If not now, but how to get to where you want to be.

I trust everything will work out in the end for you and your husband.
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Tue Aug 21, 2012
Andrew Tisellano answered:
Call Eric Hausman he is an attorney I know a long time see if he can help you
I think you may have a case and if you do he will tell you and might not need to charge you unless you win.

his number is 973-256-1414

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Mon Aug 20, 2012
Andrew Tisellano answered:
Mon Aug 20, 2012
Andrew Tisellano answered:
If you lived in it you can avoid fed income tax after 2 years.

other than that it does not matter when you sell. taxes are the same.
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Thu Apr 7, 2011
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Fri Dec 24, 2010
Sean M Farley answered:
When Wall Street started to scramble a few years ago, Lehmen Brothers closed and other big boys in the investment world called for help; someone benefited. The small mom and pop and mid-sized trading and investment firms benefited from the fallout. As a result of less competition these firms had some of the best years in their history. So approaching real estate listing and sellers is the same. When there is less competition and real buyers on the hunt; you win. ... more
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Tue Apr 27, 2010
John Bressor answered:
Carol,

go to my trulia, select my listings .select the home you want to change info about. a new feature on Trulia is your ability to change the address yourself.

Regards,
John.
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Thu Jun 11, 2009
John Bressor answered:
you do not need a carbon monoxide detector in the basement, however you do need a smoke detector. carbon monoxide detectors are needed on each level of the home where there are bedrooms and must be placed within 10 feet of each bedroom entrance. ... more
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Thu Oct 2, 2008
Dallas Texas answered:
FYI about FSBO, you must follow all the laws in the state when selling a property. If you dont could be sued, there are seasoned buyers out there who seek FSBO and take advantage of these owners.
.http://www.lynn911.com http://www.homes-for-sale-dallas.com
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