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Sun Jan 13, 2013
Jeff Turner answered:
In most cases, the seller offers a commission to the listing brokerage, and the listing broker offers a portion to a buyer's broker (in this case 2.5%). The buyer's representation agreement you signed would have to stipulate what commissions are due, and if what the seller offers is not at or above that level, if you are responsible for the balance. If your representation agreement doesn't stipulate the commissions due from you, you are not obligated. Also, don't forget that commissions are only paid to the brokerage the agent works for, who then pays their agent a portion. Sellers of lower priced homes may indeed pay a higher percentage, but again, the amount and who pays the buyer's agent must be pre-defined as stated above. Good luck in your new home! ... more
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Thu Oct 4, 2012
Chris Stoltzfus answered:
I am sure that would vary according to the type of garage on the property. Some garages are cheap 2 car garages and, while they might be sturdily built, they are relatively cheap to erect. Other http://www.shedsunlimited.net/GarageLinks.html 2 car garages in CT will certainly cost more, but will add more value. One garage supplier in Lancaster County Pennsylvania offers dozens of models to chose from in their line of garages. Anything from one car prefab garages to 3 car garages with all sorts of options. They even offer an attic two car garage and http://www.shedsunlimited.net/two-story-sheds-garages.html that will certainly add much value to your property. ... more
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Wed Jul 11, 2012
Kristen Behney asked:
How do I unsubscribe?
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Mon Oct 17, 2011
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Wed Jul 20, 2011
Emily Erekuff answered:
Hi Sale,

If your home is currently listed for sale on Trulia, your agent can edit the listing information within his or her Trulia account. If however the home is not on the market, you as the owner can claim the home and edit the home facts. Those updated facts will then be shown on the listing page under the heading "Owner Information."

Please let us know if you or your agent experiences any difficulties making these updates, or if you have any other questions.

Best Wishes,

Emily Erekuff
Community Moderator
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Tue Jul 14, 2009
Diane O and Friends answered:
Mary,
In addition to having a formal appraisal, you need to have a home inspection. Yes, a home inspection. It will do you no good to only determine the value of the home if the home as some major issue that needs to be addressed. As a Realtor who specializing in handling real estate issue of divorcing couples we have learned that this is a best practice. ... more
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Mon Sep 1, 2008
Stacey Brown answered:
Did you try the school website?

http://www.groton.k12.ct.us/

you can follow this link to download the 2008-2009 schedule from them.

http://www.groton.k12.ct.us/docs/08_09calendar.pdf ... more
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Mon May 28, 2007
Kaye Thomas answered:
Linda.. I'm surprised at how reasonable the prices are..
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Mon May 28, 2007
Mark Thackston answered:
There are 3 bedroom condos although the norm is 2 beds
If yu are interested I'd be happy to send you listings that are on the market.
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Fri May 25, 2007
Maureen Francis & Dmitry Koublitsky answered:
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