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Calvin James, Home Buyer in Orem, UT
Calvin James answered:
Looking for short term rental or sublease
I don't know of any in that area, but I would definitely recommend short term rentals! My wife in I lived in one for three months after we got married before we moved to Portland. I wa ... more
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UpNest, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
UpNest answered:
I want to sell my house but don't want to pay does high % commission, Is there any realtor that negotiate the commission for saling a house?
Hi 340thmpco,

We completely understand that you don't want to pay a high commission rate, who would actually WANT to pay a high commission rate? Commission rates are negotiable, you ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 20, 2014 Home Selling in 33647
LeeAnna Pham, Real Estate Pro in Tampa, FL
LeeAnna Pham answered:
What's up with the fluctuating rental prices?
Rentals are in high demand right now due to more people waiting to buy, repairing their credit due to short sales and foreclosures, etc. The fluctuating prices you are encountering are ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 20, 2014 Rental Basics in Tampa
Randy & Vicki…, Real Estate Pro in Port Charlotte, FL
Randy & Vicki Biehl answered:
First time home buyer. Need professional answers.
Contact your loan officer, they will be able to explain all the fees on your good faith estimate prior to getting the final HUD statement with the exact fees and cost.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 19, 2014 Home Buying in Tampa
Dena Karlin, Real Estate Pro in 33441
Dena Karlin answered:
Has anyone heard of an 'Acquisition Fee' in real estate?
Hello Shomari,

An "Acquisition Fee" is an amount charged to compensate for expenses incurred in arranging a lease. These types of fees typically include charges and commissions paid ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 18, 2014 Investment Properties in 33603
Diane Christ…, Real Estate Pro in Sarasota, FL
Diane Christner answered:
Is it better to rent in the Tampa Bay area?
Should I rent or buy a home? There are a number of calculators on the Internet to help you reach a decision, but some get quite complicated and others do not factor in necessary inform ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Nov 17, 2014 Rent vs Buy in Tampa
Josh Barnett, Real Estate Pro in Oklahoma City, OK
Josh Barnett answered:
10040 cedar dune dr, tampa,fl
And what is the question? Wanting to sell, wanting to buy?
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 16, 2014 Market Conditions in Tampa
Josh Barnett, Real Estate Pro in Oklahoma City, OK
Josh Barnett answered:
if i sell a portion of my homesteaded property will i have to pay a capitol gain
Great Question, contact your estate planner and discuss the size of the sale.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 16, 2014 Home Selling in Tampa
kmh564, Home Buyer in Tampa, FL
kmh564 answered:
is this area like the "ghetto" or the "projects" ?Just what is it like ?
Good thing is Tampa PD is located on 30th street and Temple Terrace PD is located on 56th street
and both are more than capable of keeping you and your family safe.

Do a drive by o ... more
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Alma Rose Kee…, Real Estate Pro in 33626
Alma Rose Kee PA answered:
Can a listing agent refuse to submit an offer on an REO property because she does not like the bank assisting the buyer with their financing needs?
Hi Beth,

So to be sure I understand what you're asking, you've approached a listing Realtor on a bank owned property and she showed you the property and you asked her to make an offe ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 13, 2014 Home Buying in Tampa
Trulia Custo…, Real Estate Pro in San Francisco, CA
Trulia Customer Service answered:
When I receive a notification on my Droid that a new house has been listed that matches one of my searches, I click on it and it doesn't work.?
Hi Sean,

Thank you for contacting Trulia. I went ahead and emailed you some instructions on how you can get that resolved. If you have any further issues, feel free to reply to that ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Nov 10, 2014 Using Trulia in 33637
Derrick Sly, Home Buyer in Albuquerque, NM
Derrick Sly answered:
What is approx monthly cost to maintain inground pool. Several homes I've seen have them and I was wondering about maintenance.
If it's an industrial pool, almost nothing. You have to fill it and that's it. If you have machines working in it, then you need to maintain those. The water doesn't have to be fit to d ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Nov 7, 2014 Home Buying in Tampa
Lynn Brock, Real Estate Pro in Sarasota, FL
Lynn Brock answered:
What are the Association Fees? Are 2 cats allowed?
Association fee's are $335.00/ month. Yes they do allow up to two pets. However this particular property has already been bought. There are others in the subdivision that are still f ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 6, 2014 Market Conditions in Tampa
Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence answered:
I am retired and planning to move to Tampa in December/January time frame. Looking for an enjoyable and safe new Condo (1 or 2 bedroom).
Why not go where you REALLY want to be?
Enjoy the big water view and sand in your toes living on Clearwater Beach.
Live where others can only vacation.

Nice studio unit that you wi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 5, 2014 Quality of Life in Sun Bay South
Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence answered:
is weather an issue?
Yes.
Some say too much of a good thing is not so good.
I do not agree.

Is weather an issue? IT depends on what you make of it.
The first thing you learn in Florida is you don't le ... more
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Stephanie Ad…, Real Estate Pro in Tampa, FL
Stephanie Adams answered:
Why is so hard to get a foreclosure, there s a lot but nobody can buy it, I s this a tale or just for a small group with connections?
Good Afternoon

Foreclosures really do go fast. Making sue you are pre-approved is a great way to have leverage in putting in an offer quickly that will be accepted. Also making sure ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 4, 2014 Foreclosure in Tampa
Tammy Hayes, Real Estate Pro in Port Charlotte, FL
Tammy Hayes answered:
how much does a home inspection cost in Tampa, fl?
Depending on age of home, you may need more than one type of inspection. Home Inspection, mold inspection, termite inspection, 4 point inspection, wind mitigation. Contact a local Rea ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Nov 1, 2014 Home Buying in 33609
Alma Rose Kee…, Real Estate Pro in 33626
Alma Rose Kee PA answered:
how do I respond to emails about my rental with renters who email with trulia listing?
Are you a Realtor? Is this about the property on Whittier or 13th?

All the best,
Alma Kee
Future Home Realty
813.244.9898
www.SoldOnTampa.com
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 29, 2014 For Rent in 33637
Alma Rose Kee…, Real Estate Pro in 33626
Alma Rose Kee PA answered:
What will the expiration of the PTFA mean for us (tenants in the beginning stages of a foreclosure)?
Maybe we all need to contact our elected "leaders" to extend this. Clearly it should get extended until we're through with the backlog of foreclosures.

Since you're on a month-to-mo ... more
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Alma Rose Kee…, Real Estate Pro in 33626
Alma Rose Kee PA answered:
how far is the park from this address?
go to Google Maps and you can get an exact answer. Also if you're renting be sure to verify the owner and that they are not in foreclosures.

You can lookup an owner's name by inputt ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 29, 2014 Shopping & Local Amenities in Tampa
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