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Wed Apr 1, 2015
Jamie Tian answered:
Flag the listing or contact Trulia directly!

Feel free to contact me anytime via phone/text at (310) 717-1321.

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Jamie Tian
Rodeo Realty
(310) 717-1321
JamieTian@RodeoRE.com
www.JamieTian.com
BRE #01920120
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Thu Jan 29, 2015
Real Estate answered:
If you're looking for a short term rental, you can also try homeaway.com.

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Jess
(424) 732-3983
jessica@jrealty.org
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Tue Jul 8, 2014
Kristina Marinos asked:
We need an elementary school that excels in music and a rental that excepts the military clause. Can you help? Thank you, Kristina :-)
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Mon Jun 2, 2014
Leah Walczak answered:
Hi Jolynn!

Are you looking to rent or purchase?

Leah Walczak
Keller Williams Realty
Real Estate Agent
BRE Lic: #01941570
213.500.5802 (Direct)
310.482.2200 (Office)
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Darren Elliott answered:
Verify ownership and have a written contract. Never wire or Western Union etc... If it's too good to be true, it is!
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Sun Apr 13, 2014
Daniel Castiel answered:
New properties come up all the time here, call me for more information,
310-584-7721, Daniel Castiel
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Mon Jul 29, 2013
Trevor Curran answered:
Good afternoon Jeffrey,

I’m no real estate agent, just a humble Mortgage Banker, but I can give you some guidance on your search for the right rental apartment.

In my experience in the real estate trade, I’ve discovered that the consumer is best served by adopting some simple strategies, whether you’re buying a home, selling one, or renting an apartment.

First: remember that real estate agents work on commission. The better quality agents---and those with the most experience---will be testing you from the initial contact to determine if you’re serious and will commit to using their services. Why? Because real estate is like any other business; you don’t sit at a table in a restaurant to read the menu without actually buying food at some point. It’s the same concept: the experienced real estate professional has to earn a living by renting apartments to serious and qualified prospective renters.

Therefore, the smart consumer should be well-prepared and committed to respecting the real estate professional’s time. Prepare yourself with three fundamentals: amenities, location, and price.

Know your requirements for the apartment you wish to rent in terms of amenities (one bedroom versus three bedrooms; elevator building or private house), location (proximity to public transportation or need for parking), and price. If you present yourself as well-prepared you’ll have a better chance of working with an experienced agent who will work hard to find you the right apartment.

Second, start with the internet---especially TRULIA.com---but stay “local.” Here on TRULIA.com you can easily find a local professional by clicking on “FIND an AGENT” at the top of this page. There you can hone in on a seasoned professional in exactly the area where you wish to rent your apartment.

TRULIA provides exceptional tools to help you as a consumer understand the quality of the professional you’re working with. Read the agent’s profile; check out the recommendations from previous clients; get to know the level of experience of the agent and the areas that agent covers.

Third, real estate agents are prevented by Federal regulations from answering certain types of questions. They cannot discuss schools or school districts, crime statistics, and a variety of other issues prohibited by Fair Housing regulations. If your agent is vague when you ask certain types of questions, now you know why.

Finally, demonstrate your level of seriousness to your real estate agent. Show up on time for your appointments to view apartments. If you’re required to submit documents for the Landlord to review with your rental application, get them into your agent’s hands pronto. Not only does this help you potentially get one step ahead of a competing renter, but you’ll be viewed by the Landlord as a responsible renter. Landlords prefer responsible renters, don’t they?

I hope that helps you improve the results of your search for an apartment, and helps you with a better quality experience.

Trevor Curran
NMLS #40140

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Mon Apr 23, 2012
Jessica Acker answered:
Here is an article from the Santa Monica Daily Press about illegal vacation rentals in Santa Monica and the fines the city was imposing. http://www.smdp.com/Articles-c-2011-07-11-72170.113116-Homeowner-wants-to-legalize-vacation-rentals-.html

I hope you find this information helpful.

All the best,

Jessica M. Acker
Wellman Realty Company
Wellman Property Management, Inc.
www.jessica.ismyreagent.com
(310) 828-3132 Office
1415 Stanford St., Suite #2
Santa Monica, CA 90404
License # 01894323
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Wed Apr 11, 2012
SERGEY FEDNOV *** 424-777-9377 answered:
I can arrange 0.5% Down Payment for Sure with your credit score ( there is a possibility of Zero down as well!)

Please feel free to call me 424-777-9377 - i'll be happy to help you out.




Thank you for your time.


Should you have any questions - please feel free to call me Toll Free: 1-855-TRUST-55 (1-855-878-7855) ext. 777.



Sergey Fednov

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Residential & Commercial Real Estate
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Thu Jan 6, 2011
Richard Schulman answered:
The more expensive rental, the nicer the area...mostly. Contact the local police department and ask for access to crime stats and recommendations of areas.


Let me know if you have any questions.

Best,


Richard Schulman
#1 Listing and Selling Agent
Keller Williams West LA
310-482-0173
schulmanrd@yahoo.com
www.RichardSchulman.com
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Sun Oct 31, 2010
John answered:
Thanks everyone. As you might have guessed from the date of the post, my home sold over 2 years ago.
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Wed Oct 27, 2010
Elizabeth Salinas Kelley answered:
Santa Monica public schools are all good. My children attend Santa Monica public schools. It depends on your budget, requirements and school preferences. If I remember correctly, you've been looking for a while. I can help you if you'd like.
Elizabeth
310-927-0916
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