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Sharon, Home Owner in San Diego, CA
Sharon answered:
Grant Park Homes and Defective Georgia Pacific Siding
Is this vinyl siding or fiber cement? What kind of defects do you have?
Usually vinyl siding is "defect-less" and problems come for band installation, such as siding being nails too ti ... more
2 votes Share Flag A few hours ago Home Buying in 30312
juliet.belyeu, Other/Just Looking in South San Francisco,...
juliet.belyeu answered:
How do I find HOA information for a property?
I need to find out who the management company that handles Winston Manor Imporvement Association in South San Francisco, CA
Property: 71 Calvert Avenue, South San Francisco, CA
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Robin Lemon, Real Estate Pro in Roswell, GA
Robin Lemon answered:
Any tips, for someone who just passed the state exam, on how to go about finding a broker to affiliate with?
Hi Jocelyn! Congratulations on passing your exam! I know you are happy that it's over!

I love that you've reached out for advice. I started out in a small firm and quickly reali ... more
0 votes Share Flag Earlier today Agent2Agent in Atlanta
Barb Lanis, Real Estate Pro in Schaumburg, IL
Barb Lanis answered:
Getting Mortgage After Foreclosure
Even though it's not showing on your credit report, it doesn't mean that a lender will not find out. A credit report is not the only tool that a lender uses. The vast majority also use ... more
0 votes Share Flag Earlier today Financing in Atlanta
Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence 727.420.4041 answered:
How do we handle a somewhat approved short sale?
Unfortunately this is not rare.
Beneficial Finance, when in the subordinate position, has killed several deals here in Palm Harbor because, it seems, they would rather get NOTHING than ... more
0 votes Share Flag Earlier today Home Selling in Atlanta
James Payne, Real Estate Pro in 30189
James Payne answered:
In my home its upside down, tried to refinance but filed bankruptcy in 2009 ..oops..did not reaffirm. Been making pymts since 2 006. Have I been
Don't walk away from it. See if you are eligible for a short sale or if you want to stay try a HARP2 refi. If this is due to a divorce, you can check the deed records to see if it is o ... more
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James Payne, Real Estate Pro in 30189
James Payne answered:
I am looking for an investor-friendly agent in the Atlanta, GA area. Can anyone help? Thanks
There is not an agent out there that is not investor friendly, investors are the top of the list when it comes to clients we like to work with.
0 votes Share Flag Earlier today Investment Properties in Atlanta
James Payne, Real Estate Pro in 30189
James Payne answered:
I am looking for someone interested in purchasing a investment/rental property in Woodstock, Georgia.
Interested but you should list it so you get the full benefit of selling on the open market. There are many hedge funds that are out there looking for rental homes.
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James Payne, Real Estate Pro in 30189
James Payne answered:
CONFUSED....I am a Paralegal in a bankruptcy firm so I filed myself in C7, I have a new car loan, no problem, why is it no one will rent to me?
With an open bankruptcy most landlords see you as a huge risk because the bankruptcy could be denied or withdrawn leaving you with large amounts of unpaid debt. You could also withdraw ... more
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James Payne, Real Estate Pro in 30189
James Payne answered:
I`m looking for an opinion from a realtor.why are so many properties in Crosscreek suddenly coming on to the market?
Price and demand. Prices are up and demand is strong for this price point. More buyers and higher prices always leads to more listings.
0 votes Share Flag Earlier today Home Buying in Atlanta
James Payne, Real Estate Pro in 30189
James Payne answered:
Looking to hear from lenders who can help with a Jumbo (760 FICO, good income) with 10% down without PMI in Atlanta.
Not sure if you can get out of PMI with only 10% down but try Ron Fehl at Brand Mortgage, 678.226.7551.
0 votes Share Flag Earlier today Home Buying in 30324
Christopher…, Real Estate Pro in Westchester, NY
Christopher Pagli - ABR, GREEN answered:
Is it better to buy a completely renovated to the studs home, or purchase a fixer upper and hire a private contractor yourself?
You should analyze the trends in the neighborhood to see where the values are. The other thing you want to be careful of is renovating a home in a neighborhood that isn't up to par. T ... more
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James Payne, Real Estate Pro in 30189
James Payne answered:
Can anyone help me out by telling me what first time home buyer programs are available in GA. Particularly in the Metro Atlanta area?
The Georgia Dream Act helps provide down payment assistance. Ask your lender about it. If you are looking in some areas of Cherokee, Bartow or Paulding counties you can get a USDA loa ... more
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James Payne, Real Estate Pro in 30189
James Payne answered:
I'm looking to move to Atlanta Georgia I want to see condos and house but I don't see any condos
Amanda- most "condos" in Atlanta are not like the ones in NYC but are townhouse style but there are many high-rise condos in midtown and downtown if that is what you are looking for. D ... more
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James Payne, Real Estate Pro in 30189
James Payne answered:
My partner and I are seeking local real estate agent who is familiar with investments - buy and hold, buy and rehab, and wholesale. Please leave info.
My info is on my profile in Trulia. What area of Atlanta are you looking to invest in? The Northwest corridor of Dallas to Emmerson including Acworth, Marietta and Kennesaw is growing ... more
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Jrscionti, Other/Just Looking in Tampa, FL
Jrscionti answered:
What percentage markup should I expect from contractors?
I am a contractor in Tampa, Fl. If you are using a small contractor for a small to mid-size remodeling project ($5K to $60K), the proper mark-up should be 25-30%. 15% of it should be ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 11:43am Home Buying in Atlanta
Foxwood Apar…, Renter in Atlanta, GA
Foxwood Apartments answered:
Hello The Home in wolcott cir Atlanta,ga30340 and Susan lane NW Atlanta,ga30340 are on sale Thank you
Hello, I am interested in both homes. Please email me as I am currently renting on the buford hwy area and am looking to buy a home. Thank you daliaalvarez44@gmail.com
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 9:59am Home Buying in 30340
John Burke, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
John Burke answered:
Re-Fi Home Loan (privately held mortgage) Would like to cash out some equity we are VA elig. Mid Score 634 - Lender says no PLEASE HELP
HI Hucksmomma,

Thank you for your service.

I specialize in VA mortgages and can do a VA cash-out refinance to 100% of your home's appraised value.

Check out my recommendations ... more
0 votes Share Flag Yesterday at 9:33am Financing in Atlanta
gaylet913, Home Buyer in Atlanta, GA
gaylet913 answered:
I am looking to rent a Mother in Law's suite which has its own entrance and is self sufficient, Decatur 30324, Jhon's creek 30022, Alpharetta .
looking to rent a mother in law suite with own entrance in westport ct 06880 or in a town nearby for 1000.00 per month.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 21, 2014 Rentals in 30324
Clayton Elli…, Real Estate Pro in 30305
Clayton Elliott answered:
How much should I list my summerhill home for? I purchased it in '08 for190k. Built in 2005 located on Ormond street and is a 5 bedroom 3 bath.
Nadia -

I work with Avenue Realty in the neighborhood (Glenwood Park). I would be glad to come out and give you my detailed analysis. Please call me at the number below to discuss ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 21, 2014 Home Selling in 30315
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