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Westlake : Real Estate Advice

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Fri Jul 11, 2014
Dorene Slavitz answered:
For a large Multi Family property you will need 35% down for a commercial loan. There are other issues when working with a buyer from out of the country but my lenders have experience. I would start by speaking with your bank in Canada some money may have to be transferred to a US bank and seasoned in advance. ... more
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Mon Apr 7, 2014
Brad Korb answered:
It was originally built in 1901 & showing additions done in 1908 ,it is showing as a 5 bedroom 2 bath.
You could always go down & pull all the city records on file for that property .Good luck ! ... more
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
leebeepos48 answered:
I can arrange a viewing at your convinces, just let me know when you and your family can do
also please send the address to (

LeAndre Atkins


6730 Florence Blvd

Bell Garden CA 90201

CELL: 414 334 4648

DRE Lic.01851441

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Fri Mar 14, 2014
Nicolas Romo answered:
You can search all rentals in Westlake listed in the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) here:

Nicolas Romo
Real Estate Broker
Lic. 01787685
Realty Connection Group
(800) 659-4610
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Wed Jun 19, 2013
Kelli J. Moreno answered: ~ It even includes photos of the Regisitered Offenders....
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Sun Jun 16, 2013
Gail Mercedes Cole answered:
HOA monthly fee is the Home Owner's Association Fee. It is the monthly fee that homeowners living in Planned Unit Development pay to the association for maintaining grounds, landscaping, pool, spa, roofs, exterior and etc of complex. Planned Units Development are generally, condominium, townhouse complexes but there are single family home development (Playa Vista, L.A., CA). When buyers are viewing Planned Units Developments it is always good to choose complex with good HOA reserves. Reserves are substantial monies in reserve for normal wear tear and emergency maintenance.

Gail Mercedes Cole
EXP Realty
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Sat Jun 15, 2013
carlos parrague answered:
Work with a local agent and find success. Doing what you are doing now, by the time you get the answer you ask, the unit is sold!
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Tue Feb 19, 2013
Jake answered:
its not the best area but it isnt too bad either. Westlake is a little dirty, and for that price above you could find a just as nice place in the neighboring Koreatown or Downtown areas, which i think are nicer/cleaner than Westlake. ... more
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Mon Oct 29, 2012
Yeprem P. Davoodian, M.A. answered:
Yes, a non-resident can purchase property in the United States. There are many options and some of my colleagues in the industry have below have provided you some great information. I've advised F1 and J1 students from SMC, CSUN, USC, and Pepperdine in regards to this matter. Feel free to contact me.


Yeprem P. Davoodian, M.A.
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Mon Dec 26, 2011
Heather Paul answered:
I think based on what you have described for your local area, The Westside is probably the area you would like, it has great transportation such as buses and light rail links and is conveniently located to about 20 minutes to downtown LA. Also the weather is much better as you are closer to the beach.
Here are some available properties for you:

Have a great day and feel free to contact me anytime.
Heather Paul, Realtor
Coldwell Banker
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Thu Dec 9, 2010
Lebau answered:
my advice is to RENT when you arrive. the market is still overpriced and even if you are dumb enough to buy now, it take at least 6 months to find an area you like in this city. LA is BIG....and it takes time to find an area that is best for you ... more
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Mon Jul 19, 2010
Risa Liebster answered:
Los Feliz is a lovely area in the eastern Hollywood Hills at the base of Griffith Park. Generally, it is an upscale neighborhood while the "village", as described previously, is cool and eclectic. See police crime maps here - Have a safe trip if you are planning a visit.

Risa Liebster, Realtor®
Keller Williams Realty
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Mon Jul 5, 2010
Jeffrey White answered:
I would look at what people are asking for house shares on craigslist and go from that. My guess is around $1000 at most.
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Thu Aug 27, 2009
Candy Havlock answered:
Sammy, You can go onto the internet and look up crime stats for that area. Basically realtors are not allowed to indicate the safety of a neighborhood or steer you toward a safe neighborhood. There are several websites that give stats on crime activity in any neighborhood you wish to research. ... more
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