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Wed Jun 14, 2017
Bisonwolf57 answered:
My 1200SF home is worth 20K less than what I paid for it. I do not plan to sell anytime soon, but want to improve the kitchen. I already remodeled my two baths at about 6K. Is it worth spending 10k+ on a kitchen remodel? Thank you for your help.

Walt
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Wed Oct 19, 2016
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Tue Jan 19, 2016
thinz answered:
Just go to Zillow.com and click on ZESTIMATE and enter any address on a given block.
Don't take Zillow as the absolute value....it is only a guide...best to estimate using the low end of the range to be conservative in this economy. If you need another resource to check against Zillow, go to homesnap.com and enter the address to cross reference.
Good luck in your search. Tom Hinz www.shortsaletosell.com
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Tue Apr 14, 2015
Diana Hellman answered:
Yes. He would be a dual agent in this situation which means he has divided loyalty to himself and to you. You do not have a fiduciary relationship with him as you would if you had undivided representation., which would be the case with using another agent. ... more
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Wed Mar 25, 2015
Cathy Smith answered:
In some cases it's not decided by the owner of the property or the property management, it may be up to the homeowner's insurance company! When the owner changes the property over as a rental changing his insurance policy, the insurance company may have regulations against certain types of dogs they deem as "aggressive". This can cause huge issues for dog owner's with their breed of dog on that list. Some insurance companies have up to 50 different breeds on their "aggressive dog list". Their reason for the list is due to the amount of those specific breeds that have bitten someone resulting in insurance payouts, making it difficult for responsible dog owners of certain breeds to find a place to live. You may want to check with a property manager to see if they can help narrow the search for you. Good luck to you and your pup! ... more
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Tue May 6, 2014
Lynette Browne answered:
Hi Sgreen,

Both are good companies but I hear a lot a about Keller.
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Thu Feb 13, 2014
Harriet Lewis answered:
Hello: This home in Ridgewood is currently under contract but I would be happy to make a call on it if you want more information. As I am a very experienced real estate agent, and very familiar with Ridgewood and the surrounding towns, I am certain that I can help you with this or any other properties in Ridgewood or anywhere else. Please contact me at any time. Thanks.

Harriet Lewis, Realtor (201)707-5640(Cell)
hrlconsult@yahoo.com
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Mon Aug 19, 2013
Chris Gubb answered:
Kathleen contact one of us. Some listings SAY no dogs but things can be worked out. Could you furnish references from you prior landlord ..in particular about your pet and the condition of the home? Are you willing/ able to give a higher security? ... more
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Tue Jul 30, 2013
Leroy Gallman answered:
Call me to discuss buying with a renovation loan. You can upgrade the house and remove the oil tank with a HomeStyle or 203k.
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Thu Dec 27, 2012
Joseph Hurley answered:
Eventhough an agent represents a particular real-estate company, I'd be more concerned with the person you hire to sell your home. It makes great sense to interview a couple of agents who are very familar with Ridgewood. Don't look for just a a knowledgeable agent, but also one you think you can work with. A good personality with strong negotiation skills is a must.. It will also benefit you to choose a company that has a strong Internet presence since 9 out of every 10 buyers begin their search for a new home on-line. Let me know if I can be of futher assistance. ... more
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Wed Nov 21, 2012
Carolynn Monaco answered:
Here you go: Notice to buyer/seller before sigining contract AKA Opinion 86, 7 page Nj Asso of Realtors Standard contract detailed, Addendum regarding possible Short Sale,NJ Asso of Realtors Standard Form of Informed Consent to Dual AGency, well testing if applicable, CIS Consumer Info, lead paint info.

Whew.......did I forget anything?

Carolynn Monaco
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Wed Nov 21, 2012
Fortunato Campesi answered:
Taxes are based upon the assessed value of a home. Assessments are based upon lot size, a properties square footage, improvements, etc. Although it may seem that the taxes in the Orchard School district are lower, tax values are based on a number of factors. To find your next Ridgewood home, go to: http://www.bergencountyhomesearcher.com/results.aspx?custom=30835&propType=SF&sort=listprice_asc ... more
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Wed Nov 21, 2012
Fortunato Campesi answered:
Depending on the materials you choose it could range anywhere from $90 to $150 per square foot. To find your next home in Ridgewood, go to: http://www.bergencountyhomesearcher.com/results.aspx?custom=30835&proptype=SF ... more
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Fri Aug 17, 2012
John Snooper answered:
There are so many advantages to having an agent. . My office is in Ridgewood. I would love to make an appointment for a listing presentation? When are you available? You can call me at 201-857-3579. ... more
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Fri Apr 20, 2012
J answered:
Please reconsider this option/path to homeownership. I do agree with Don to a point and emphasize the "right situation" aspect of his response. The majority of these deals are not beneficial to a potential buyer. Depending on how the contract is written, which most are geared toward the benefit of the current homeowner, how would you benefit short and long term? What happens if you miss one payment? It is a huge gamble. Put A LOT of thought in to it before moving forward. Sometimes just renting is really the best option. Good luck to you! ... more
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Thu Dec 8, 2011
Shawn Ryan Rosa answered:
the market makes it clear what the value of your home is...1 low offer generally indicates that the price is too high (assuming you or your realtor are doing everything else you should be doing. ... more
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Thu Dec 8, 2011
Shawn Ryan Rosa answered:
A huge proportion of buyers still do not require green technology in a prospective home, but at a minimum most want efficient windows and appliances
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