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Sharpstown : Real Estate Advice

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Tue Oct 7, 2014
Erica Texada, Realtor answered:
Did you ever figure out which properties caught your eye??
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
Ben Robertson answered:
Laura, As the owner of the house (which is NOT for sale,, I would say the listing is wrong.Perhaps a listing on HAR for $152397-tax records from at least 5 years back is more accurate.I have owned the house since 1971. As I collect cars I had the 4 car garage workshop custom made in 1977.This gave me another bedroom-440 squae feet.The house has good curb appeal with fresh Masonite siding and paint as well as new cedar fencing.The house is adapted for its inviroment as it has full iron burglar bars and steel plated doors.-=OWNER ... more
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Sat Feb 8, 2014
Linda Fisher answered:
There is a Capital One Bank At West Lake Houston Park Way At FM 1960 East , It Faces West Lake Houston Parkway. Behind Subway.

Linda
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Thu Jan 2, 2014
Angel Fultz answered:
Hi Kimberly!

The nearest Kindren Hospital to the Sharpstown area is within 10 miles or so. It's located at 1120 Business Center Drive Houston, TX 77043. I hope this helps!
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Thu Jan 2, 2014
Ruth and Perry Mistry answered:
Hope this helps, check it out

http://www.kindredhealthcare.com/
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Sun Oct 27, 2013
Robert Kandiyoti answered:
Hi Thomas,

Here is a great website you can use;
http://mycity.houstontx.gov/crime/

Let me know if you need anything else.

Good Luck!

Robert Kandiyoti
RE/MAX Real Estate Associates
robertk@remax.net
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Thu Mar 28, 2013
Joe Cano Jr answered:
Is it illegal you inform individuals about real estate? It's real estate advice. Yes, the land lord can increase the rent. He/she approved the original two roommates. Carefully read your contract. If you need assistance then yes, call an attorney.

Joe Cano - Realtor/Locator
(281) 785-5132
joelocator@att.net
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Sat Mar 16, 2013
Al Geffon answered:
From the information you provide, it appears as if you're an investor looking to turn homes quickly after renovation. My wife/working partner and I work with several such firms. Sharpstown has many "pockets" of housing. As of the moment, there are 23 properties on the market, ranging in price from $92,000 to $220,000. Over the past year, 164 homes have sold, from the $40's to the $200's. As is the case with much of Houston, it's a growing area, and prices reflect this.

As you can see, there would be no benefit to averaging the DOM's for such a divergent price range. Throw in the short sales and foreclosures, and the number becomes even more skewed.

I'd like the opportunity to discuss matters with you further. There are many investor-friendly locations, some of which are more preferable than others. Sharpstown, for example, doesn't have the best school zoning, while some adjacent areas are attractive to families because of the better educational situation. They could prove to be better investments for you overall.

Please get in touch with me via phone or e-mail below. I'm certain we can help. We look forward to hearing from you.

Regards ...

Al Geffon
(713) 213-6350
al@geffon.net
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Fri Dec 7, 2012
John Juarez answered:
Bankruptcy laws are complex. You need to speak to your bankruptcy attorney.
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Sat Nov 17, 2012
Carolyn Wolfe answered:
Al's right, in Houston all bets are off with flooding esp during tropical storms.
I always find this website useful for folks wanting to see the flood zones : http://www.harriscountyfemt.org/

I have always found that surrounding home owners are usually happy to tell you all about their neighborhood and if there are drainage problems.

Your insurance agent will always tell you that even if you are not required to have flood insurance, it is worth its weight in gold if it does flood since standard insurance will not cover rising water .



Good luck in your home search !
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Tue Jul 17, 2012
Suzanne Baker answered:
I'm so happy that we don't have these issues in the Eastern Sierra region. Crime is very rare and, mostly, nusiance incidents.
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Fri Nov 25, 2011
Stanley Reid answered:
Hello: I want to welcome you to Houston, if this will be a new city for you. I know the area and also the city well. If you wish to make a sound decision, with reasonable dispatch, please feel free to contact me. I should have you sorted out same day, you are available to me.

Stanley Reid
Weichert, Realtors-Wayne Murray Properties
Office:......713-728-2300
Mobile:.....281-450-6680
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Wed Feb 23, 2011
David Tansey answered:
Whenever you purchase a condo you should receive a "Resale Certificate" from the home owner’s assoc. or the management company. It spells out the details of the fees (how much they are, what they cover, and the financial status of the HOA. Especially when buying a condo you want to know if the association has enough money to cover the liabilities of the community. If they don’t, you can end up with a special assessments or increases in the fees to cover issues that come up while you own the property. ... more
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Mon Feb 14, 2011
Jay Abeya answered:
Yes there is!!!! you will need to go to www.hcad.org to see for more details. Please feel free to contact me with any questions that you may have in regards to mortgage options that may be available to you as I am a mortgage banker. Have a great day!


Jay Abeya
Mortgage Banker
K&G Capital Mortgage a div. of InterLinc Mortgage Services
832-813-0100 ext 332 office
832-524-3842 cell
713-862-4554 fax
jabeya@kgcm.com
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Mon Jul 19, 2010
TCP Real Estate answered:
I've seen a wide range of "TLC" needed when a house has that in remarks. However, one thing is certain, the house will need work! And usually more than some easy cosmetics.

Homes marked as needing some TLC are also priced under market and can be a great value. It just depends on how much work you are willing to do.

Visit our foreclosure site to find local foreclosure listings in the Houston area.
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