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Patrick Fiel…, Real Estate Pro in Dallas, TX
Patrick Fields answered:
Thoughts on KB homes? I've read bad reviews, mostly from other states, but fell in love with a model home....Advice?
I recommend you approach the decision much the same as you would a marriage proposal from a boyfriend that all your friends and girlfriends have bad things to say about....in other word ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 17, 2014 Home Buying in Houston
Misty Hargis, Real Estate Pro in Nashville, TN
Misty Hargis answered:
How do I find section 8 voucher homes for rent in Nashville, TN? Having a hard time finding a 2 bedroom single family home on the section 8.
Check out www.homeplacenashville.com. They have lots of rentals and can help you out.
Harold Plemons is the contact person and his information is below:

Cell: 615-426-6636
Offi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 9, 2014 For Rent in Nashville
Allison Fish…, Real Estate Pro in 48103
Allison Fishwick answered:
what is the best way to find a buyer's realtor?
I would first ask around to friends and family who you trust, and see if they reccomend anyone. If that does not work you can often times pull up local realtors and look at the differe ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 18, 2014 Home Buying in 81301
Lisa Otto, Real Estate Pro in Geneva, IL
Lisa Otto answered:
How is a property maintained when it is in foreclosure?
If the property has been to sheriff's sale and it was not sold then ownership reverts back to the bank. It is their responsibility to maintain the property. Typically the listing a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 29, 2011 Foreclosure in 60542
Robin Silver…, Real Estate Pro in Garden City, NY
Robin Silverberg answered:
How much does a two car garage really add to the value of a home versus a one car garage?
It depends on the price of the house, and I am looking at it from the point of view of an appraisal. I checked 2 appraisals I had handy. On a $1.34 million house, it was $10,000 differe ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 4, 2012 Home Buying in Groton
Jeff Kessler…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Jeff Kessler Broker,GRI, CLHMS answered:
Can a seller advertise their home themselves and do marketing, or would that be a violation of the?
I would ask your agent. In the agreement it should state what the commission will be if you find the buyer yourself. I guess if you are just trying to help the agent sell your home, e ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jul 19, 2014 Home Selling in 76210
Tim Moore, Real Estate Pro in Nags Head, NC
Tim Moore answered:
What is the best defense against noisy apartment neighbors?
That's an easy one to answer. Buy a house!
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 26, 2014 Rentals in Las Vegas
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
inquired about potential apt rental..see the link on crime..not good could scare away many potential clients..safety should be priority..would'nt u a
When it comes to any safety/crime related issues, it's always best to contact the local police department with all your questions, hear all there is to hear firsthand. If unfamiliar wit ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 17, 2013 Crime & Safety in Corona
Geoff Ommen, Real Estate Pro in Barrington, IL
Geoff Ommen answered:
Hi, can someone help me in identifying newer developments middle to upper middle class - not gated communities
Stressed

There are several communities to choose from with those general parameters. Bollingbrook has several, including Fairways of Augusta, Oak Lawn has Eagle Ridge. Lemont has ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 11, 2013 Home Buying in 60457
Nanette Kune…, Real Estate Pro in Oakland, CA
Nanette Kunewa answered:
What are rules/recommendations that one should take into account when renting an appartment with good friends?
This question poster LOVES to sponge as much free info as he can from the agent/broker community...

Please don't feed the Trulia trolls!
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 7, 2013 Rentals in Oakland Ave/Harrison St
Nanette Kune…, Real Estate Pro in Oakland, CA
Nanette Kunewa answered:
Do single family homes in San Francisco have rent control?
This question poster LOVES to sponge as much free info as he can from the agent/broker community...

Please don't feed the Trulia trolls!
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 30, 2013 Rentals in Oakland Ave/Harrison St
Richard Matus, Real Estate Pro in Oakland, CA
Richard Matus answered:
What's the best way to set rent for a residential property?
Take a look at what's available on Craig's List, that is where all property owners go to advertise their available rentals. You can get a pretty good idea of what your competition is do ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 4, 2013 Rentals in Oakland Ave/Harrison St
Alison Hillm…, Other/Just Looking in San Francisco, CA
Alison Hillman answered:
I am looking for a 3/2 house in Grand Prairie,Tx or Cedar hill Tx for a $1000 or less.
Hi there-

I would recommend working directly with an agent, get started here: http://www.trulia.com/voices/directory/Grand_Prairie-agent--16508

Ali, Community manager
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 30, 2013 Rentals in Grand Prairie
Robert Chome…, Real Estate Pro in San Diego, CA
Robert Chomentowski 858-922-7899 answered:
How do I rent an apartment in San Francisco if I have terrible credit but a decent salary?
Many times landlords can look past credit issues as long as you have never been evicted, have a good rental history and a good job. Write a cover letter to them with your application.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jul 13, 2013 Rentals in San Francisco
Tim Moore, Real Estate Pro in Nags Head, NC
Tim Moore answered:
How much cheaper is rent in a murder house?
I am guessing you think it should be free. What difference does it make what happened there?
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jun 1, 2013 Rentals in Oakland
Alison Hillm…, Other/Just Looking in San Francisco, CA
Alison Hillman answered:
Is this house 1764 saxon bl is active?
You can contact the listing agent who will be able to help you learn more about that specific property (and probably will know a lot about similar properties in the area). To find an ag ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 2, 2013 Home Buying in 32725
Kathryn Lilly, Real Estate Pro in Brooklyn, NY
Kathryn Lilly answered:
I've been trying to buy a house but those cash buyers are making it way too difficult for the sellers to even consider my offers.
You have to be looking in your realistic price range for what you are qualified for.
Get pre-approved, make sure all your savings for down payments, closing costs and reserves are ver ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Feb 14, 2014 Home Buying in Brooklyn
Nick Vandekar, Real Estate Pro in 19333
Nick Vandekar answered:
How negociable are bank owned homes?
Banks will accept reasonable offers. But you usually need to pay both sides of transfer tax and u and o permits plus any repairs. Short sales are moving a little quicker. Some of the is ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 14, 2013 Foreclosure in Parkesburg
Kimberly Ann…, Real Estate Pro in Cincinnati, OH
Kimberly Ann Lawson answered:
Mortgage before 2 year debt clearance.
Thing is, source of income. You have now told the world that you are about to lose your job. If we called to verify your employment they would answer that the probably of continued empl ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 6, 2013 Home Buying in Cuyahoga Falls
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