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Mon Jun 19, 2017
Rachel asked:
Current renters
First time home buyers
Out of state - would not be moving to property for a few years
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Sun Jan 1, 2017
Malcolm Lawson answered:
typically it is done during the same window as the home inspection,. Sometimes they buyers don't plan on doing one until the home inspector tells them he has seen signs of termite damage and recommends one. In situations like that they may need more time to schedule the additional inspection and you may need to be a little flexible with them or they may walk. ... more
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Wed Dec 21, 2016
Larrywwms asked:
I've just sent you a detailed description regarding my inability to edit the details of the home I own, and I get this?
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Sun Jul 31, 2016
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Sun Jun 19, 2016
reeldove asked:
We will be selling our 18 year old home in less than a year and need to replace our kitchen appliances. Is it crucial to get stainless steel rather than something else? I am not that crazy…
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Tue May 10, 2016
Bruno and Noel Tarquinii answered:
Would be happy to help. Please feel free to send me your criteria and I'll pull all available properties that may be of interest. I look forward to hearing from you.

All the best!


Bruno

240-418-3809
brunotarquinii@gmail.com
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Sat Jan 2, 2016
Steve asked:
I prefer newer units preferably constructed in the last 10 years.
I would like to know which zip codes would be best areas to consider for rental properties.
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Tue Oct 6, 2015
Blake Marie Randolph answered:
For a typical 1,100 sq ft apartment, you're looking at around $400. There are many variable factors here though. The best thing would be to see how your fist month goes and budget accordingly. If you need any help finding a place I'd be more than happy to help you. My number is (443) 633-8852 and my email address is blakerandolph@kw.com ... more
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Fri Aug 14, 2015
Gauravpathare asked:
I am looking to rent a condo preferably on 1st floor. Less than $1200
Please email me or call me if anything available.
Email: gauravpathare@gmail.com
423-596-4524
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Wed Jul 15, 2015
Johnrmckee asked:
Thu Jul 9, 2015
nygdb2 asked:
you cl My home is locked. My realtor has claimed it but it still doesn't lock. It shows up on the map with a lock but if you click on the house for details, it give you an error.…
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Fri Oct 17, 2014
Tim Moore answered:
Self employed people must show 2 years of tax returns to show what income they had, this is often a problem as self employed do all they can to not show income for which they must pay taxes on. You need to go sit down with a loan officer and take the last two years of tax returns with you. Then you can find out for sure. ... more
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Sun Aug 17, 2014
random_ness answered:
Thanks all - I am checking this board after a while and appreciate the insight provided. It was a tough call to make, but the CMAs we saw looked like we would just about break even if had a competitively priced rental.

We decided to go that route, and the home is currently on the market. ( Feel free to message me if you would like to know more about the listing..)


Thanks,
R_n
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Mon Jun 2, 2014
Ali Haghgoo answered:
I'm assuming you mean Trulia* and Zillow*. You can edit your home's fact by clicking the "Correct Home Facts" button on Zillow and "Edit Home Facts" button on Trulia. Hope this helps!
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Tue Dec 10, 2013
Don Tepper answered:
Then don't buy.

Or, better, work the numbers. Various expensive items (roofs, HVAC units, etc.) have fairly predictable lives. You might find that some of the expensive items have already been replaced.

I just rehabbed a 40-year-old townhouse. There really weren't any big surprises. We redid the kitchen, refinished the floors, converted a downstairs room from paneling and dropped ceiling to drywall, etc.

A 40-year-old townhouse should be structurally sound. You may find that you need to upgrade the electrical, simply because 40 years ago homeowners didn't have all the appliances they have today. We didn't have to do that in the townhouse, but I also rehabbed a single-family home, about 60 years old, that did need some electrical upgrades.

Get a home inspector in there to give you an idea of the likely remaining usable life of the systems. Then work the numbers.

Hope that helps.
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Mon Dec 9, 2013
The Roskelly Team answered:
Make sure that when you hire an agent to represent you that they have a Trulia account and are familiar with how to update a property. In the greater scheme of things, the value Trulia lists is pretty irrelevant as any agents who show the home will use comparable sales data to determine an offer price. ... more
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Wed Oct 9, 2013
Greg Myers answered:
Stacy,

Try searching the "Pleasant Fields" subdivision which feeds into the Great Seneca Creek Elem.
The specific street names are Metz Dr. and Kitchen House and Open Hearth Way. These streets are showing town home "SOLD" data around $250,000.

There are condo's in the area you requested as well.

Give Brent a call for your loan pre-qualification, he is well respected by the many Realtor's on Trulia.

Greg Myers
RE/MAX Realty Group
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Fri Sep 27, 2013
Maureen Bovello answered:
Hi Stacy,

There is a field that can be added through the MRIS system for Elementary, Middle or High School where an agent can add the field and fill in the appropriate school you are looking for. If you send me the school name and whether it is elementary, middle or high school I would be happy to see what comes up and email it to you. You can send your email address to my email directly maureenbovello@gmail.com

Warm Regards,

Maureen
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Fri May 24, 2013
Rick Reed answered:
I have one at 20216 Waterside Dr for $1750. See the virtual tour at:

http://www.vflyer.com/home/home/flyer/230276011
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