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Home Selling in 94558 : Real Estate Advice

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Sun Jan 6, 2013
Judy Naimo answered:
As always, you should check with your tax preparer. The Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act has been extended for primary residences.
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Wed May 26, 2010
Anna M Brocco answered:
Any local agent(s) can help and he/she will need to see the property first before establishing a price--you also need to be aware of comps-- recently sold similar properties in the immediate area--after reviewing the data a determination as to a fair listing price can be made. ... more
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Thu Oct 8, 2009
Patrick Thies answered:
You will have to check with the attorney handling the estate on that.
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Mon May 29, 2017
Don Tepper answered:
Not sure you need anything else, unless it's something required by your locality. Selling a mobile home is closer to the process to sell a car than to sell real estate (assuming there's no land attached).

However, I don't understand the appraisal. If you'd wanted one, it should have been done before you marketed the property; if you have a buyer, you've probably already advertised/quoted a price. What if it appraises for more; are you going to tell him: "Sorry, but now I want more money"?

Also, mobile homes don't appreciate, certainly not like real estate. In fact, like cars, they depreciate. So, generally, a mobile home seller is pleased to sell the home for what he/she paid. I know plenty of mobile home owners who would be delighted to sell for what they paid for. You might use this as a gauge in your pricing. And, of course, if you're in a mobile home park, look at what similar homes are selling for.
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Mon Jan 5, 2009
David Johnson answered:
You should disclose what the issue was and how the neighbors and HOA responded. You don't have to say that you considered litigation as a remedy.
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Wed May 26, 2010
Susan Wesely answered:
Some sellers are definitely doing this. It affects you in that you will still own the house and won't get out from under the mortgage. If you can get a decent deposit and reasonable monthly payment, you could be OK, or may even come out ahead. Consider any local regulations about tenant rights, and talk with our insurance agent before you sign anything. Best of luck! ... more
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Fri Jan 18, 2013
Linda Waltman answered:
Your realtor can tell you if they can get your home onto Trulia or not.
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Thu Jul 17, 2008
Eric Bryant answered:
Hi Nancye, Single property website through Plugmylisting.com. an HTML ad on Craig's List, and an MLBroadcast! Best of Luck! The Coach
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