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Home Selling in Westfield : Real Estate Advice

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Wed Aug 13, 2014
Lisa Wetzel and Jim Valentine answered:
Find a Russian person to help. My mother-in-law was Russian, they have groups t help each other Look for a "Russian Club" if you can't find an agent, escrow office, or loan officer to help you!

Lisa Wetzel and Jim Valentine

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775-781-5472 Lisa
775-781-3704 Jim
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Sun Sep 9, 2012
Lou Mayo answered:
I would say it depends on what your viewing.
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Tue Jul 5, 2011
Cranberry answered:
Thank you, everyone!

Yes, I was satisfied with the prices of the homes that sold quickly. My realtor's suggested listing price is on the lower end of that range. She also suggested that we list it at that price for 2 weeks and then drop it $3,000. So we'll see what happens.

I'd still love to move into an apartment early, but am playing things by ear for now. I still have some painting and floor work to do before it goes on the market.

Interesting that people wouldn't want to look at a home if an animal lived there....but it makes sense. I know people with animals whose houses are...well...gross. I don't think mine is, but I've gotten into the habit of vacuuming every day and will have the carpets professionally cleaned before the house goes on the market. And I've asked friends to honestly tell me whether the house smells like cat - they all said no. My realtor said it didn't smell either. But I can see the concern.

I also talked to a friend who sold a condo a couple of years ago. He said that there were many times on the weekends that he, his wife, and daughter had to leave at a moment's notice so that their place could be shown. (They were at work and school all day during the week, so that was never a problem.)

Oh, decisions, decisions! :)
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Mon Mar 22, 2010
Dan Chase answered:
You can always go to your [profile and delete any question you asked there. Under the Q&A section you will see your questions with a delete line you can use.
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Mon Mar 22, 2010
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Wed Nov 19, 2008
Scott A. Nelson answered:
You really should find out in greater detail why exactly they've missed 2 closing dates. Was their debt to asset ratio to great? Did they not have the closing costs funds to close? Was the amount they're putting down insufficient? Are they just stalling hoping for a better loan package? You should've actually looked at the pre-approval that they presented with their offer, research the lender they're using with the Better Business Bureau, Mass Division of Banks, Google them for problems closing. Were there alot of terms on their pre-approval that needed to be completed prior to closing that have not been met in a timely fashion? Find out exactly which loan program they were approved for and consult a mortgage professional you trust to review the buyers and see if they actually have the capabilities to close, perhaps their lender is not as good as one you know. Finally did your home appraise for a sufficient amount? Alot of details are needed, most of which should've been answered prior to the first closing date they missed. You may have serious problems that need to be addressed with these buyers. ... more
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