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Old Mountain View : Real Estate Advice

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Tue Jan 27, 2015
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Tue Aug 26, 2014
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Sat Feb 6, 2010
K answered:
we bought a Mountain View duplex in 1991 near Sylvan Park, at the top of the market, we paid 500K and then it promptly was underwater for a few years, but now is worth double what we paid. and it has worked out great as we have my dad living in other half. HOWEVER If we had bought a single family in Los Altos for 500K in 1991, it would likely be worth 1.5 today. maybe more depending on improvements and location. In this crazy market I would not buy anything assuming appreciation over next few years, but overall duplexes are great investment properties if the cash flow works for you. Sunnyvale Duplexes are a better buy. ... more
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Sat May 23, 2009
Marcy Moyer answered:
You should have your agent contact trulia directly. I have had this issue come up with some of my listings and Trulia needs to make the change manually.

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Wed Apr 30, 2008
Laurissa Mountain View - Sunnyvale - Santa Clara Condos Town Homes and answered:
See if you can find yesterday's article in the San Jose Mercury called "No deal for anxious home buyers" It may help you understand the dynamics of both the foreclosure and short sale market these days. ... more
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Sun Oct 14, 2007
Steven Lowenthal answered:
I have a great home I'm putting on the market which has not had significant work done to it. It's a 3 br 1 ba home on a huge lot situated close to Castro St. The city will allow a second home on the site, which I almost have approved. I have just put up a web page on it at, which has more information and my contact info. It will also show up on Trulia soon. ... more
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