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Fri Jun 16, 2017
Sally Grenier answered:
Maybe because you're not logged into your agent account? Or maybe you didn't correctly create an account as an agent?
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Fri Dec 26, 2014
Rasem Allan answered:
I will be happy to help ypu find the house, what price range you are looking for; how many bedroom and bathrooms. Please call me at 916-595-7428 , I actually live in the area.
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Thu Nov 6, 2014
Jenna Meyerstein answered:
I think what the developers planned turned out great!
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Thu Nov 6, 2014
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Sat Aug 23, 2014
Cindy Davis answered:
You might want to contact customer support at 1 (888) 466-3501
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Fri Aug 22, 2014
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Sat Apr 20, 2013
Eddie Martini answered:
Did you end up buying a home or are you still in need or Real Estate services?
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Sat Apr 20, 2013
Eddie Martini answered:
You can send a private message here through Trulia with more details on the property and reestablish a wants and needs list with me. We can do our best to achieve a sale NOW for you otherwise I have the want and desire to stick with this process until we achieve success.
This market is testing of your patience as a buyer so having a successful Realtor on your side will greatly increase your chances of success.
Eddie Martini
DRE#01324382
eddie@bhrparkplace.com 53033203032
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Thu Dec 10, 2009
Sam answered:
Hilary, did you notice how all of the answers to your question were provided by realtors....... And they all discouraged you from buying it from the auction. Instead they're recommending that you purchase through one of them. Interesting.

I'm a real estate investor and I've purchased homes at these auctions. I've walked away from 10x as many as I've purchased. But the ones I've purchased have been 30-40% below market value. The trick is trying to determine what that market value actually is. The process certainly requires plenty of due diligence. Former owners may punch holes in the sheetrock, rip out the appliances. Most certainly suffer from general neglect.

I also find it interesting that the agents are all railing against the auction houses for charging a 5% fee.....that's typically at least how much a seller is going to pay to have their house sale consummated. Oh, and even though the realtors tell you that the sellers are paying for that service....its not true. Approx 75% of the commissions are passed on through to the buyer through a higher selling price, based on empirical studies.

Anyway, I'm a year and a half late on this comment, but posting for the benefit of others as well.

Best of luck.
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