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Sat Mar 5, 2016
Thelmasmith206 answered:
I don't know officially about that. But i think it is better to contact the official web site of greenwood village.There you can find your answer
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Sat Jul 18, 2015
dploves2sellhomes answered:
When asking a a question about a specific area, please provide a link or the property address so that we know exactly what "lot" you are referring to.
Thank you.
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Sat Jul 18, 2015
dploves2sellhomes answered:
Please keep in mind that the fees usually go up every year. If interested in this particular area, make sure you check what the current maintenance fees and taxes are.
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Sat Jul 18, 2015
dploves2sellhomes answered:
To find out whether or not there is natural gas lines on a specific street, you should contact the local utility company. You may also want to ask a neighbor.
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Sat Jul 18, 2015
dploves2sellhomes answered:
It is best for the homeowner's or tenants to not be in the home when an Open House is being held. I make the suggestion and explain why, but you don't always get full cooperation. Conversations that are positive or negative could lead to an uncomfortable situation for all parties involved. ... more
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Sun Jun 21, 2015
dploves2sellhomes answered:
In order for you to apply for a reduction in your taxes, such as the STAR Program, you need to be residing in the home. You can grieve the taxes through Brookhaven Town as well as contacting a Company that will help you with the process. I can provide recent sales in the area that you may be able to use. ... more
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Sun Jun 21, 2015
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Tue May 26, 2015
dploves2sellhomes answered:
Please specify what Community you are referring to and the township it is located in. If a home is listed through a Broker, the TRUE taxes are supposed to be listed without any exemptions. I'm not saying this is the case for the property you are referring to. ... more
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Fri Apr 10, 2015
Christopher Pagli answered:
I think they do add some value but are also seen as a costly addition. The amount of time it will take to recoup is very long. Other cons are, energy storage is expensive and solar energy is intermittent.

Chris
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Fri Apr 10, 2015
dploves2sellhomes answered:
Greenwood Village is a 55+ Community. There are single unit homes as well as 2 homes that are attached by the garage aka "H" homes. The older homes are modular and there are newer homes that have been framed. Greenwood Village is a land lease community. The owner is responsible for property taxes as well as maintenance fees. When purchasing a home in Greenwood Village the home is considered personal property, and you receive a bill of sale. ... more
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Wed Dec 10, 2014
dploves2sellhomes answered:
This information can be provided to you by a Realtor. There are a number of ways to get this information quickly.
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Fri Nov 21, 2014
Diane Christner answered:
Sometimes home owners with older appliances, water heaters, AC/heat systems offer home warranty plans as an incentive to buyers.

These home warranty plans typically run about $350 to $500 for a year of coverage. The biggest issue I run into with these plans is failure on the part of the buyer to read the plan coverage and exclusions to know what will and won't be covered. The plans vary from company to company, some have more exclusions than others. All have very specific rules for what the home owner must do if an appliance or system breaks down.

I've read that most of the complaints about these warranties is disputes between the plan holders and the companies regarding what is and is not covered
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the quality (or should I say lack of) of work done by the repair companies that do the contract work for these home warranty companies.

Knowing all of this, my thoughts are that being offered a home warranty is a plus, but I would not base a decision regarding the purchase of a home on a $350-$500 home warranty.
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Sun Oct 12, 2014
dploves2sellhomes asked:
It's amazing how Manorville has grown over the 30 years that I have lived here. It is nice to have a Shopping Center nearby along with a CVS and a variety of other establishments.…
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Wed Oct 1, 2014
dploves2sellhomes answered:
Greenwood Village in Manorville is a land leased community. The modular homes are considered personal property and can not be mortgaged. You receive a Bill of Sale.
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Thu Aug 30, 2012
R Wright answered:
In the residential 1-4 unit market no. There are still some crazy deals put together in the commercial market but it is also not as deeply regulated. 96.5 % financing with a rate below 4% and almost ZERO bank fees is not a bad deal. If you need additional assistance please contact me anytime 914-299-0420. ... more
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Thu Jun 21, 2012
Gail Gladstone answered:
You are legally free to work directly with the owner.

Morally, that depends on your principals and character.
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Mon May 30, 2011
Anna M Brocco answered:
Since no specific complex is given--consider contacting management and ask, or consider working with an agent of your own.
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Wed Dec 15, 2010
Deborah Sinensky answered:
First I need to know who presented your offer? Who had the listing and who presented your offer? What was your relationship to the parties. Once that is established you can proceed with a course of negotiating. ... more
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Wed May 27, 2009
Jaishree..Jane Zilpelwar answered:
Call your Realtor to run the Comps for the last 3 months and 1-1.5 mile radius. Good Luck..
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