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Agent2Agent in Santa Rosa : Real Estate Advice

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Sun Nov 20, 2016
Info answered:
We use www.RealTourvision.com over at our company and have since we started. The software is awesome. Their new 3D virtual tour system that's coming out is cutting edge and they're always making pretty slick updates for us to take to market. Would never use anyone else. Tour hosting is only ten bucks plus they send us lots of jobs from their national accounts! ... more
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Thu Oct 27, 2016
Cbcall answered:
Grange Credit Union in Santa Rosa finances lots of manufactured homes. They offer the best rates and terms. Easy to work with. Their number is 707-584-0384.
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Thu Mar 15, 2012
Terry Bell answered:
If you google "california codes Mobile Home Parks" you will be able to download the full requirements to run a mobile home park in CA.
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Fri Dec 23, 2011
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HI Greg... if you have a first time buyer, and they qualify, there is a fabulous federal tax credit available here in Sonoma County. It could save them a substantial amount on their taxes annually.

I would be delighted to tell you more about it, so please feel free to call.

Merry Christmas!
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Tue Sep 28, 2010
Michael Stevenson answered:
Hi Terry,

Mailchimp.com is by far the absolute best. Free for up to 1000 subscribers!
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Tue Sep 28, 2010
Terry Bell answered:
I got my first basic courses at the Junior College at night. The cost is reasonable and the teachers were great. Some classes are online, but I would recommend that if you take any of the difficult classes like the appraisal ones, take them in person in class so you can ask questions and have a real lecture besides reading the book. The most important thing I did though was to order the special video review just before the licensing exam. My other recommendation, is that when you are reading your textbooks, underline and highlight the important facts and dates, because you will have to eventually review for the licensing tests, and it is so much easier to be able to go through each textbook and review what you already highlighted.
Good Luck, Terry Bell, CPS Real Estate, Santa Rosa, CA
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Thu Sep 23, 2010
Scott Sheldon answered:
Get the Pre- Approval In and call the listing agent till they say "Yes"! Oh, yeah get the 20 day close on the loan too.
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Tue Nov 24, 2009
Mr.P answered:
I have been with Trulia since July 07?

At least 4 closed deals all out of state buyers. Conventional or Cash.

Currently I am working with a buyer in NY and one in LA, ( So cool, one on each coast ) that found me on trulia.
In addition I have a Investor from Colorado, who found me from an answer that was at least a year old. These three found me in November alone. The Investor wants to fix & flip, with a 30% profit in 30 days.
Hey I`m a Realtor not a magician.

One listing appointment, out of state owner, went nowhere.

Tons of leads / Contacts

I have spoken with several Realtors ( Chicago, NJ, NY, CA ) who have closed a lot more from Trulia than me.

Stay honest ( transparent ) in your answers. Keep it that way when you take the relationship offline.

BTW, I actually feel bad because I didn`t buy the trulia "pro" package....Cheap ba$tard.

Countless laughs.
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Tue Oct 27, 2009
Carolyn Fenton answered:
We cover for each other so it's a mutual exchange and usually give a gift from our travels. I'd consider a 25% referral fee if it was a considerable amount of coverage. I would discuss it prior to vacation. Have a great trip! Business always get's better when you go away! ... more
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Sun Dec 28, 2008
Lynn Bowen answered:
Hi Mike, I do not know about them but would be interested in what you find out. I tend to stear far far away from them. Sure with the lenders holding all the short sale mortgages would figure out a steamlined process for the owners of these homes. ... more
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Fri Mar 7, 2008
Pam Winterbauer answered:
Mike....

Thanks for sharing. This really hit's home.
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