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Home Selling in Santa Clara County : Real Estate Advice

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Thu Oct 26, 2017
Meng Lin asked:
I just bought a land and want to find a modular home contractor, anyone have recommendation or any sales representative I can talk to? Also this is an investment property and I am not sure…
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Wed Oct 25, 2017
Ruthfurry2015 answered:
What would keep you from not getting the home
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Sun Oct 8, 2017
Mike Sanders answered:
Can a sellers agent write an extension addendum for the buyer. It should be the buyers agent who writes the addendum correct ? Is the addendum null and void if the seller agent writes the addendum for the buyer and not have the buyer's agent involved? ... more
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Sun Oct 8, 2017
Ws Homeowner answered:
The answer is not so cut and dry. Work with your realtor and determine what buyers are looking for and very importantly look to see what kind of remodel is possible for the next owner. If there is very little room to expand then likely you would want to make the property show what the future could bring and spend more money giving them a look into the future. If the property is highly likely to be extensively remodeled, then I would go easy on any major work as it will all probably be torn down and that would be wasted money on your part and potential buyers would not be impressed since all those improvements might be wasted.

Whatever you do, cleaning and painting would make the property show nicer and would avoid people looking at the property negatively and lower their bids that go with that feeling.
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Wed Oct 4, 2017
Susie Kay answered:
I would suggest that you consult a local realtor to assist you. Find out how much you can list your house for if it's completed udpated vs as is. See also how much it costs to update your home and go from there. ... more
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Fri Sep 29, 2017
Susie Kay answered:
I would suggest that you consult your CPA.
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Tue Sep 19, 2017
Danettekovach78 answered:
Pending tax sale..what does that mean
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Mon Sep 18, 2017
Andrey Sokurec answered:
A home inspection isn't a bad thing when you're selling your house as is. Additionally, they will help you assume the rehab coast as well as refer a buyer to buy your house

While home inspections and appraisals can derail the sale of your "as is" home, there are things you can do to keep things on the track.

For one, if you aren't familiar with the home's flaws and what is in need of renovating/repairs, you can ask your Realtor for his take or even hire a home inspector to ward off surprises down the line.
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Wed Sep 13, 2017
Derek Jones answered:
Are you looking to list the property for sale or sell it without it being posted on the mls? Reason being is in today's market you can throw a rock in any direction and hit a cash buyer. So if you want the most exposure and highest possible price you would list it on the mls for every cash buyer to see and not just one agents clients. ... more
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Wed Sep 13, 2017
Susie Kay answered:
When it's the seller's market where there are a lot of competing offers, it's best for buyer to pay his own closing cost. Buyer needs to make the offer appeal to seller to win in a multiple offer situation. ... more
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Tue Sep 5, 2017
Kathy Burgreen answered:
The key to making a profit on the rental is to increase the rent - at least $300./month. If your area will not support a rent increase, then you need to sell. There is no incentive to keep a rental investment unless you are making a monthly profit. ... more
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Sat Aug 26, 2017
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Tue Aug 1, 2017
Steve asked:
I am a homeowner in Mountain View CA, Gemello neighborhood. Our home is 1550ish sq ft. 3/2 with a 560 sq ft great room. Should we convert the back of the great room to small 4th bed (11'x11')…
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Sun Jul 16, 2017
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Mon Jul 10, 2017
Mscohen2011 answered:
real estate commission rates in San Jose, CA
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Thu Jul 6, 2017
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