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Home Selling in 30076 : Real Estate Advice

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Wed Jan 25, 2012
Morgan Hill, Owner Financing Specialist answered:
You shouldn't itemize.. Life is to short to spend your time nit picking things you can not control... Most all of the closing cost goes to the buyers side anyways.. that's why their are 'seller paid contributions' towards closing cost. ... more
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Fri Jul 8, 2011
Louise Lindsay answered:
You don't need to purchase one until closing. However, if you offer one, it just might attract a buyer, by giving them some peace of mind for the first year. Some real estate companies have home warranty partners who will cover your property until it sells... you only pay at closing. ... more
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Fri Jul 8, 2011
Joan Braunschweiger answered:
If you are planning on selling your home soon, I don't know whether the investment in hardwood would be worth it. You may recoup some cost, your house would probably appeal to more buyers but I doubt you would get a 100% return on investment if you are just going to turn it around and sell it.
You may be better off just spending the money to get the carpet professionally cleaned, especially if there are animals in the house.
One other alternative is to just splurge for hardwood in the main living areas since a lot of people don't mind carpet in the bedrooms anyway.
I think there are many variables: age and condition of carpet, animals, if you plan on selling right away and what other houses in your neighborhood have in general (for example if most houses have hardwood in your neighborhood it would be an expectation of buyers).
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Thu Nov 14, 2013
Jennifer Hayes answered:
Generally speaking, lots of showings but no offers mean that 1) there's one big thing that people have a hard time getting past (but that doesn't sound like your situation) or 2) you're in the right ball park but the price was a bit too high to even generate an offer.

Your agent should be contacting every agent that walked through your door and inform them of the price reduction - and encourage offers and bids from their buyer clients.

Good luck.
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Thu Feb 26, 2009
William M "Mack" Perry answered:
Hi Tracey,

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Tue Jun 3, 2008
Judy Wittenberg answered:
I went back to the beginning of last June. There have only been 2 house sold. I will be glad to share more information if you want to email me.
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Sun May 26, 2013
Lee Adkins answered:
Sales information updated in the MLS service and later in the tax records - longer in Fulton county than some others.

Realtors have access to MLS service closing info and tax record are public record and therefore available to all. ... more
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