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reynoldsc99, Renter in Tulsa, OK
reynoldsc99 answered:
Does it make a difference what real estate agent you hire to sell your home?
It most definitely makes a difference! A good agent will do things like recommend a pre sale inspection and tell you how to increase the curb appeal of the home. They should be there fo ... more
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Sandra Hazel…, Real Estate Pro in Center City West, Ph...
Sandra Hazeltine answered:
hi my name is norma williams i will be a first time buyer
Feel free to reach out, I'd be happy to help you find the perfect place.

Sandra

BHHS Fox & Roach
sandra.hazeltine@foxroach.com
609-618-4119
0 votes Share Flag Sat Aug 30, 2014 Home Buying in Port Richmond
Ti, Home Buyer in Philadelphia, MO
Ti asked:
Approximately how much would it cost to build a 3 story rowhome w/roof deck on a lot in south philly. Ex. MLS#6430131 (1430 Dickinson Street) Phila PA The house would have moderate finishes. I see new construction listed in that neighborhood for 300k and up. I wonder how much profit they are possible making. I know that really depends…
0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 29, 2014 Home Buying in Philadelphia
dsegal, Home Buyer in Philadelphia, PA
dsegal answered:
nearest septa station
At either end of the block.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 29, 2014 Traffic & Public Transportation in Fairmount/Art Museum
brad.hooper76, Home Buyer in Chicago, IL
brad.hooper76 answered:
Moving Companies.
I would always try to find some on Google. You can access customer reviews and get all the information you need. If you are looking for a great moving company make sure you call them an ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 28, 2014 Moving in Philadelphia
PaxListings, Real Estate Pro in Philadelphia, PA
PaxListings answered:
Dear Officier I will come The UPENN as a visiting scholar at 10th september with my wife and i want to rent house.
Hello,

check out http://www.paxlistings.com/section/featured-listing3 for rental house.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 28, 2014 Rentals in Overbrook
John Souerbry, Real Estate Pro in Palo Alto, CA
John Souerbry answered:
When posting a listing on the MLS, do you think videos add much value over professional photos?
I agree with those who say that photos are a faster and an easier way for buyers to sift through properties. Videos are great, too, but buyers often don't want to watch a video that las ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Aug 27, 2014 Agent2Agent in Philadelphia
Carmen. Vale…, Renter in 19044
Carmen. Valentin answered:
hi ia section 8 with income of 2600 section 8 paying 1300 of my rent. I have 2 children looking for a nice home in the Northeast philadelphia
I have 3bedroom. Voucher. Looking to live far northeast. I have. Two. Little. Dogs i need a yarrd and garage i would be more than grateful. For your help
0 votes Share Flag Wed Aug 27, 2014 Rentals in Northeast Philadelphia
trippvanderb…, Other/Just Looking in 10027
trippvanderbilt1873 answered:
NEED GOOD CONTRACTOR REFERRALS - Front Grassy Lawn Conversion to Brick/Concrete Patio Project
When purchasing homes, I've always found that investing in one with a patio has many advantages. My family loves to have cookouts out there, and it is a great place to hold get-together ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 26, 2014 Remodel & Renovate in Philadelphia
Sandra Hazel…, Real Estate Pro in Center City West, Ph...
Sandra Hazeltine answered:
My credit score is 582. I don't have any eviction or judgements on my credit. Will I able to rent at that score.?
Your ability to rent is based on the landlord. The landlord gets to decide whether or not he or she wants to accept you as a tenant. With weak credit it helps to have a strong income, a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 26, 2014 Rentals in Northeast Philadelphia
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
my family and I have been living in a house for 8 years. my husband died. the owner of the house died, the landlord waked away sheriff sale 9/2/14
Pam,
What can we tell you? It sounds like you need to find another place to live. I'm sorry for you situation and perhaps there is something more than can be done, but we don't have m ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 25, 2014 Foreclosure in Philadelphia
Andrew Janos, Real Estate Pro in 19130
Andrew Janos answered:
I'm in a wheelchair, could I get into the building ?
Hey Jamie,

It would be best to contact the building management company to see if there has been any ADA modifications to the building.

They will know right away as it is hard to m ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 25, 2014 Shopping & Local Amenities in Walnut Hill
Letitiahanco…, Home Buyer in New York, NY
Letitiahancock asked:
How can I find someone to rent to me with a section 8 voucher? I have a small family and we are clean but there is a stigma that comes with this voucher and no one wants to give my family a chance. What can I do???
0 votes Share Flag Sat Aug 23, 2014 Rentals in Philadelphia
Andrew Janos, Real Estate Pro in 19130
Andrew Janos answered:
I have noticed a lot of new construction in 19103 area in Philadelphia.
Overall Philadelphia is experiencing a nice boom in both residential and commercial construction.

Good things are on the horizon for Philadelphia real estate.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Aug 23, 2014 Market Conditions in Philadelphia
Andrew Janos, Real Estate Pro in 19130
Andrew Janos answered:
Do people/neighbors get along and are friendly?
The best thing to do is check out the area you are interested at various times of day. You will be able to talk to neighbors and find out if it is truly the place for you.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Aug 23, 2014 Market Conditions in Germantown
Andrew Janos, Real Estate Pro in 19130
Andrew Janos answered:
Looking for an investor friendly real estate agent in Philadelphia?
Tim hit the nail on the head with that one.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Aug 23, 2014 Investment Properties in Philadelphia
Andrew Janos, Real Estate Pro in 19130
Andrew Janos answered:
Building a townhouse in Manayunk
Hey Tom.

As the other professionals mentioned, there are not many lots left and your best bet is to rehab at this time.

Without talking further, its hard to pinpoint your needs fo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Aug 23, 2014 General Area in Manayunk
Andrew Janos, Real Estate Pro in 19130
Andrew Janos answered:
Manayunk- Sell or Rent It Out?
It sounds like you will not want to play landlord and property management companies will hurt your bottom line.

I suggest getting the most for your house as possible and move on to ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Aug 23, 2014 Home Selling in Manayunk
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