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Prince George's County : Real Estate Advice

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Wed Sep 20, 2017
Cady Wells answered:
Mon Sep 11, 2017
Marita Yarborough answered:
No, you are not required to use a Realtor, however you must register your home as a rental property with PG county. As a realtor I can assist you with the rental of you property.
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Fri Sep 8, 2017
Kathy Burgreen answered:
As a former realtor, my first question is your statement - "It is appraised at 355k..." If you did NOT submit an offer, how is it you PAID for an appraisal? Typically, buyers submit an offer and sign a contract BEFORE they pay for an appraisal. What did you do?? Is it possible you are getting the $355k from a real estate website estimate? I know Zillow, Trulia and other websites publish "estimates or Zestimates" but these are NOT appraisals!! An official appraisal is PAID FOR by the buyer. Real estate website estimates are based on public information provided by counties across the U.S. It has NO BEARING on the actual value of that home. Online estimates cannot include a lot of things that appraisers, realtors and buyers do include - therefore, online estimates are worthless and every realtor and appraiser will tell you this. Real estate websites do state in writing that their estimates are NOT to be used to estimate true value of a home.

BEFORE you submit any offers, you need to analyze listings that have been recently sold in the same neighborhood, review that these listings are similar to the home you want to submit an offer on AND review listings currently under contract. You will need to work with a realtor to see these listings from the MLS system.
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Thu Sep 7, 2017
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Tue Aug 29, 2017
Davidwickes7 answered:
From "Offer Acceptance" to "Close" will wind up being almost 3 months for me. That includes 2 week delay for appraisal issue (only due to the fact that the property is outside the bank's normal area). "Clear to Close" to "Actual Close" will be 3-4 weeks for me, assuming nothing goes wrong with title search. ... more
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Mon Jul 31, 2017
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Sun Jul 30, 2017
Fkunzwiler asked:
Listing a rental home. I made edits via Zillow Rentals but it shows declined on Trulia stating it is already listed. I cannot figure out how to edit my listing on Trulia. Please advise.…
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Thu Jul 20, 2017
Annie Jackson asked:
My family and I live in a small rental apartment on ground level and my husband has been trying to work up our credit score. We could only make up is a TransUnion score of 605 and an Equifax…
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Wed Jul 19, 2017
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Wed Jul 12, 2017
Sroi asked:
The process was supposed to take 30 - 45 days but they lied about dead and unpaid bills on home, and has taken 5.5 months. They agreed to pay 2% towards closing cost in the contract and…
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Fri Jul 7, 2017
Lewiscelestine24 asked:
We are looking for the most cheapest home possible that is not in need of being torn down, Are there any HUD homes available in the MD area and how do how find homes that are practically…
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