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Nick Sakalis, Real Estate Pro in Plainview, NY
Nick Sakalis answered:
When I bought my home five years ago, it has a garage converted kitchen without permit. Is that possible for me to get loan refinance now?
Unfortunately, this problem come's up often. Many people don't even realize its a problem until its time for them to sell or refinance. It may be possible to refinance with ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun May 26, 2013 Remodel & Renovate in Sunnyvale
Andrea Wince…, Real Estate Pro in Milpitas, CA
Andrea Wince ~ Lic. 01439761 answered:
I am planning to add living room (400sqft) to my home (94087) (1300sqft right now). Will the home appraise by atleast remodel expense? Please advise.
Remodeling costs vs. value is highly dependent upon the current market. What you need to look at is what other homes are selling for in your immediate neighborhood that are 1700sf (com ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Nov 29, 2010 Remodel & Renovate in 94087
Grace Morioka, Real Estate Pro in San Jose, CA
Grace Morioka answered:
what is the average ROI for upgrading a 1970 kitchen to 2010 expectations if in the 94087 zip code?
Hello MW and thanks for your post.

First, when you are trying to sell, it's advisable not to necessarily look at a kitchen renovation as providing you with a higher sales price, ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 6, 2010 Remodel & Renovate in 94087
Monica Goyal…,  in Cupertino, CA
Monica Goyal DRE # 01781926 answered:
What are general construction costs for a 4/2 house while demolishing the current home in Sunnyvale?
Hello Guta,

Demolishing an existing home and rebuilding will require getting permits from the city, that means getting
an Architect to draw up the plans that will be approved by th ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 11, 2010 Remodel & Renovate in Sunnyvale
Michael Vale…, Real Estate Pro in Pleasanton, CA
Michael Valentine answered:
not knowing where to turn, I've come here. I have purchased a home this year and have done some renovation through a contractor. In the
Hello, what does the contract actually say? If it does say it includes the plumbing work I think you should be covered. However, if it's not in the contract it may be open to int ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Dec 5, 2010 Remodel & Renovate in 94087
Bill Eckler, Real Estate Pro in Venice, FL
Bill Eckler answered:
Approximate cost of converting the Garage to a bedroom with bath and adding a garage in the current driveway. Basically moving the garage forward and

Having been through the identical scenario, we can confidently say there is much more to this project than meets the eye.

To come to a full appreciation we recommend contac ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 10, 2010 Remodel & Renovate in Sunnyvale
Grace Morioka, Real Estate Pro in San Jose, CA
Grace Morioka answered:
Is it possible to remodel the masterbath of Eichler homes? We liked the house in Sunnyvale. But the entrance
Hello Mp and thanks for your question.

Eichler Homes are famous for their open designs, often centered around a landscaped courtyard, radiant heating and plethora of windows. Their ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 14, 2010 Remodel & Renovate in Sunnyvale
Dallas Texas, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TN
Dallas Texas answered:
Replace windows without touching frame - need permit?
Difficult for any realtor make a comment we could be held liable, perhaps confer with attorney or follow code. WOW never knew if you replaced windows require a permit. SHOULD the cont ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 9, 2016 Remodel & Renovate in Sunnyvale
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