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Remodel & Renovate in San Ramon : Real Estate Advice

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Tue Nov 22, 2016
Suzanne Looker answered:
I would absolutely spend $5k to fix it. Your kids have loved the pool and the next family's children may do the same. If you leave it 'as is', the pool inspector will call for the work to be done. The perception when a buyer makes an offer is that everything is in working condition and safe. If during the discovery phase it is apparant that the seller let things 'go', it may reflect in the perception of the whole property.
Being both a listing and sales agent, I have experienced the negative effects of deferred maintenance unless the seller is willing to heavily discount the property.
Regards,
Suzanne Looker
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Tue May 19, 2009
Bernard Gibbons answered:
Basic pool from around $45,000 up to as much as you are prepared to spend.

You really have to talk to a pool specialist and get price quotes. There are soooo many alternatives.

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Sun Aug 10, 2008
Steven Ornellas answered:
Hi Karen, this will depend on the amenities you currently have in your home. More than likely, the new insurance company will want to do a visual inspection of your home to determine your insurance premium, which will be based on their estimate to rebuild. -Steve ... more
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