Trulia Community - Advice from neighbors and local experts

Find Your Community
We couldn't find that location. Please try again.
Get Expert Advice

Phoenixville : Real Estate Advice

  • All77
  • Local Info8
  • Home Buying22
  • Home Selling2
  • Market Conditions3

Activity 71
Thu Jun 22, 2017
UpNest Top Realtors answered:
Hello, The only way to get your FSBO home listed on Trulia is to have it listed on the MLS. Only agents have access, but you could also pay for what's called a flat fee listing service if you want to sell by owner (generally not a good idea). We created UpNest (http://www.upnest.com) to help home sellers get the best value possible. All you have to do is submit a few details about your home, and we'll invite several top local agents to submit proposals to you. Since agents are competing to earn your listing, they bring out their best commission rates and value added services, saving you a lot of money. There's no risk to try us at all, and it's completely free for you. http://www.upnest.com Good luck! ... more
0 votes 2 answers Share Flag
Mon Jan 2, 2017
jccolarusso asked:
Wed Nov 23, 2016
Jennpaten asked:
We put our home up for both sale and rent. When it was put up for Sale the for rent listing went off of Zillow. It appears Zillow can only do one or the other. I see it is still up on…
0 votes 0 Answers Share Flag
Wed Oct 12, 2016
Puja0685 answered:
I live in Collegeville area. Why we are not connected with any railway line? Its like nightmare living in this area and have to commute Philadelphia center city. Please let us know, if there is any future plans to connect this side of world to rail service. Thanks, ... more
0 votes 6 answers Share Flag
Tue Sep 6, 2016
Briarwood1702 asked:
why does my listing on Trulia not have pics but my lising on Zillow does have pics?? How can I change that?
0 votes 0 Answers Share Flag
Thu Aug 11, 2016
Sally Grenier answered:
Not sure I completely understand the situation. Are you talking about a short sale? (That's the only reason why you'd need to get a response from their bank). If that's the case, then you need to educate yourself on short sales. First lesson: they are not short. They can take weeks, months...even a year or more. You need to talk to your agent about this (hopefully you have a buyer's agent working for you, and not just working with the listing agent?) The listing agent should be able to explain to your agent what is going on, and where they are in the short sale process. There are different steps, and different factors involved in a short sale. No two short sales are the same.

Maybe the bank has requested the agent to wait XX weeks and then submit all the offers at once? Maybe they're waiting to get a BPO on the property from the listing agent to see if $165K is a fair offer? (Broker Price Opinion). Do you know if the the seller even applied for a short sale with their lienholder? How many liens are on the property? (the more liens, the longer it takes). Seller has to show a financial hardship. Who knows if they can show that or not??

You may want to have a heart to heart with your agent and get an idea of how long this particular sale will take. If it's going to be months, are you prepared to wait that long? And what happens if the short sale doesn't get approved and the bank just forecloses on it? (that's a possibiltiy that happens all the time).

Short sales are a very complicated process. Talk to your REALTOR. Good luck!
... more
1 vote 1 answer Share Flag
Thu Mar 3, 2016
Linkargol answered:
can a landlord legaly discredit you to another landlard to keep you from being rented to?
0 votes 5 answers Share Flag
Sun Nov 1, 2015
Darius Realty answered:
0 votes 1 answer Share Flag
Sun Sep 20, 2015
My NC Homes Team answered:
At this point your options are limited. Technically the reports belong to you, but your agent shared them with the Seller giving them access to it. My advice is move on and forget it. You choose to terminate, (you didn't indicate whether you gave the seller the option to work with you to remediate the issues) and this was your right. Buyer's should not expect Sellers to pay for inspections, it's for the buyer's beneift not the Sellers. You could have your agent contact the buyer's broker when the houe goes under contract again and offer them your reports for 1/2 price. The Seller may not legally share your reports with anyone without your permission. ... more
1 vote 1 answer Share Flag
Wed Aug 5, 2015
Omijame567 answered:
We offer the right solution to your financial needs.We stand apart from other lenders because we believe in customer service,and we stay with you until you get the results you want.In general we offer home loans,car loans,hotel loans, commercial loans,business loans,e.t.c, at lower interest rate of 3%. Contact us (omijame567@gmail.com) ... more
0 votes 34 answers Share Flag
Mon Dec 15, 2014
Judi Monday, CRS answered:
Are you represented by a licensed real estate agent? If so you need to contact your agent. If not, I recommend you call a real estate attorney in your area to have them review your documents and assess your situation -- they will be in the best position to tell you how to proceed. ... more
0 votes 2 answers Share Flag
Mon Oct 27, 2014
Michael Pittman answered:
I have used Wells Fargo for 14 years and have nothing but great things to say about them.
0 votes 10 answers Share Flag
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Anna M Brocco answered:
The question is subjective, therefore research on your own, don't simply entertain what other people may say, another's opinion may not be best thing for you; perhaps the links may be of help....
www.greatschools.org
www.schooldigger.com
www.homefair.com
... more
1 vote 1 answer Share Flag
Wed Jun 18, 2014
sdbrown203 answered:
Phoenixville is awesome. Small town feel, with a vibrant and growing downtown and very solid neighborhoods all around. Unlike most of the western suburbs, Phoenixville is not dominated by cookie cutter communities all built in the last 30 years. There are those, if you prefer them, but there are also a lot of mixed and in-town housing options as well. As a result, there is a wonderful blend of people that call Phoenixville home. The school district is small but very strong -- great music programs, the middle school is fantastic and the high school offers more AP classes then even the brightest students can handle. ... more
0 votes 7 answers Share Flag
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Edmund Choi answered:
Just relocated a family from Florence to the Collegeville area. The area has a nice balance of new and classic homes, newer school facilities, and easy accessibility to parks, shopping, and the corporate centers in Great Valley, Collegeville, and King of Prussia. Commuting routes can be congested at rush hour, but where isn't it in the Northeast; however, if you seek access to regional rail for travel to downtown Philly, some locations are better than others. Also, some of the newer YMCA facilities service this broad area. If you'd like to discuss options, let me know. Good Hunting! ... more
0 votes 1 answer Share Flag
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Michael Burke answered:
Hi Stephanie,

Are you still looking for rental space?

How much you can afford for 2-3 bedroom apartment. Can you afford rental apartment with 3-4 bed/bath within price range of 2000$ with all amenities such as garage,a back yard patio, deck, washer & dryer and pet friendly too.

I have a list of some properties that match with your requirements including with all amenities like garage,a back yard patio, deck, washer & dryer and pet friendly . Please feel free to contact us through call and emails. Waiting to hear from you.


Premier Access Property Management, Inc.
Phone: 267-273-1702
Email: info@paxmanagement.com
Fax: 267-519-2820
... more
0 votes 2 answers Share Flag
1 2 3 4
Search Advice
Search
Phoenixville Zip Codes

Followers

149