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Fri Aug 7, 2009
Sue Archer Reynolds answered:
I guess that would be a 'for sale by owner'...assuming that the seller would entertain someone making an offer on their home without a realtor involved. If a realtor has a contract with a seller, called a listing agreement, but the house is not on the Multiple Listing service, as an exclusive listing it can be called an inhouse listing.

If you are looking at being a party to a 'for sale by owner' I would always still insist on using an escrow company to execute the transaction and get title insurance to protect yourself. There are more court cases involving for sale by owner transactions than any other type of real estate transaction...but that's another discussion. Just don't EVER do a transaction without title insurance , or you are assuming a huge risk.
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Tue May 26, 2009
Tamera Vallejo answered:
I agree with Elizabeth. There is a wide variance of areas people call Tahoe Park and square footage is a key factor. If you can give a reference point like 59th and Broadway for example, with sq footage information, that would help get you a better answer. Tammy Vallejo ... more
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Tue May 26, 2009
Jillian Anderson answered:
It is hard to throw a rock these days and not hit a short sale. I service the seller & the buyer side on short sales in this area. They can be troublesome for the buyer in that it can take several weeks if not a month or longer to find out if an offer written on a short sale will actually go through. If the buyer can exercise a little patience sometimes they can get a great deal with a short sale or REO. I would be happy to sit down with you and review the procedure more indepth to see how it would fit for your homebuying needs. ... more
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