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Phillip Madi…, Real Estate Pro in The Colony, TX
Phillip Madison answered:
Capital gains on sale eeeek
As others have said, speaking to a tax professional is the best advice anyone can give.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Dec 16, 2014 Home Selling in Houston
Sahar Samadi…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Sahar Samadian answered:
I own a house in the 77043 zip code that has been leased for the past twenty years. The tenant is moving out and the interior needs to be remodeled.
If you are going to continue to lease it, I recommend rehabbing to rent, otherwise if you want a good sale on the property, make sure it is in make ready so rehab it to sell. If you pla ... more
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Sahar Samadi…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Sahar Samadian answered:
What is the best month to sell a house in Houston? (Get the highest price for it). What is the best month to sell a house?
The best time has usually been in the summer time. Most folks are trying to move prior to their kids starting school. Spring Break is also another great time, but sales typically have a ... more
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Sahar Samadi…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Sahar Samadian answered:
If I'm the seller of the house, and the buyer is representing himself as the realtor. Do I have to pay him if our realtor is his broker?
If the buyer purchasing your home is a Realtor, he or she will have to disclose that information to you and you will have to pay the buyer (REALTOR) the agreed upon commission stated in ... more
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Sahar Samadi…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Sahar Samadian answered:
how do foundation repairs affect the sale of a home? and would a tax creidit be negative
Severe foundation problems will affect the price of the home. It is a matter of attracting the right buyer who is wiling to purchase a home in need of foundation repair. Foundation repa ... more
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Sahar Samadi…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Sahar Samadian answered:
Negotiate with home builder
Hello Jim,

As other real estate professionals have mentioned below, your best bet is to hire a REALTOR to help you with the negotiation process. A realtor will be able to work for yo ... more
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Sahar Samadi…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Sahar Samadian answered:
Can my dad buy a home for me?
Hello,

Great question. There are ways around that, I have a few lenders I can recommend you to get this started for you.

Best Regards,
Sahar Samadian, REALTOR
Realty Associates
... more
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Richard Eyza…, Renter in Houston, TX
Richard Eyzaguirre Lake asked:
What would be the tax treatment if I tore down a duplex and build two town homes and sell one of the homes to pay back the new construction loan? I own a duplex in Upper Kirby (6 yrs) and receive rental income from a unit and live in the other. I'm wondering about tearing down the duplex, re-platting and custom building two…
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harthialkh, Renter in Houston, TX
harthialkh asked:
I need to verify whether I can rent for two weeks only? Hello,

I Mr. Khalid from KSA, I have a business trip to Houston for around 10 to 15 day and I'm interested to have two bed rooms in The 15903 Yorktown Crossing Pkwy, Houston, TX…
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leachmark707, Home Buyer in Pine Bluff, AR
leachmark707 answered:
Where can I find Original House plans?
Is it very common for people to create their own house plans? I would love to be able to design my own home, I just don't know anything about architecture. I would love to be able to fi ... more
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Zach Thalman, Other/Just Looking in Midwest, WY
Zach Thalman answered:
six brothers and sisters own a property equally. they inherited it. can one of them prevent the property from being sold?
I don't know if I would get a partition or try to hold an auction on the house. If the place is a really nice piece of real estate, you could be better of auctioning the house off to th ... more
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Armond Rainey, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Armond Rainey answered:
Help! Looking for conventional / permanent financing for investment in Houston/Dallas/Austin for foreign nationals
Lets talk! 713-444-3083 or email me: armondrainey@gmail.com. I work with local and foreign investors as well as my lenders. Contact me so that we may discuss your investments opportuni ... more
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Armond Rainey, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Armond Rainey answered:
I'm looking for a realtor that have worked with investors before or an investor themselves.
Good afternoon,
If you have not located a Broker or Realtor that you like, please give me a call 713-444-3083 or email me: armondrainey@gmail.com
I do work with investors and have len ... more
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Armond Rainey, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Armond Rainey answered:
We(family of 5) are looking to rent a house in katy/ Houston/ sugarland area, w/ cr scores @550 and 1 past eviction. Ideas/ thoughts would be a gift !
If you have money and willing to pay extra deposit there are landlords out there that will accept you. Give me a call 713-444-3083 or email: armondrainey@gmail.com so we can talk more i ... more
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Armond Rainey, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Armond Rainey answered:
I am looking for a 2 bed room or a one bedroom den any baths for lease. I have no pets one spouse one child both me and my spouse have broken leases.
That would be very difficult! How recent are the broken leases? How is your credit. Lets talk more in detail. You can email me at armondrainey@gmail.com or call 713-444-3083
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Quinntonia G…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Quinntonia Glover answered:
Can we buy a 2nd home on VA loan in Spring, TX after buying another home using VA loan for $117,472 in Houston, TX?
Hi Rob,

I work with a really awesome lender who would be happy to answer any questions you have. If you aren't already working with a Realtor I would love to assist you.

Quinnton ... more
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Gerald Vonbe…, Home Buyer in Jackson Springs, NC
Gerald Vonberger answered:
Planning to move from Los Angeles to Houston, TX - 1st time home buyer
My wife and I are in a similar situation with our first home. I think we have pretty good credit and a solid income. We're just really unfamiliar with how the home loan process works. I ... more
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Crystal Gill…, Real Estate Pro in Lexington, KY
Crystal Gilliam Mitchell answered:
crime rate by zip codes
Zipskinny.com Will Give You Demographics on a zip code. Check it out and give me a call 859 361-3481.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 10, 2014 Crime & Safety in Houston
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