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Ray Akers, Real Estate Pro in Seattle, WA
Ray Akers answered:
Do you rely on public transportation?
As a Realtor, I rely upon my personal vehicle. You'll have to forcibly remove the car keys 'from my cold, dead hand'.
0 votes Share Flag A few hours ago Home Buying in Columbia City
Dave Skow, Real Estate Pro in Seattle, WA
Dave Skow answered:
Have a condo in washington state, now just now owed by fannie mae. I have no I deal what the next step is, my phone have been ringing off
?? are you describing the fact that your present WA condo is being foreclosed on ?? can you clarify?
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 18, 2013 Foreclosure in Seattle
George Brain, Real Estate Pro in Arlington, WA
George Brain answered:
Which banks are offering jumbo mortgages with 90% or 85% LTV in amounts over $1M?
I have q great contact that can help.
Contact me directly for a referral.
George Brain is a Real Estate Broking Serving Seattle, the Eastside, and Palm Springs
Communities
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 28, 2014 Home Buying in 98104
Ryan Duncan, Home Buyer in Dallas North Estates,...
Ryan Duncan answered:
Any investors interested in buying the house in Normandy Park for my family? We are interested in Lease Purchase. High income stuck in mort. crisis.
Yes! The Lenders Network did just that for me and my family, I picked out a few homes I wanted using their Realtor they game me. Have an attorney they got me with working on my credit, ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Apr 28, 2013 Home Buying in 98166
Puneet Sachd…, Real Estate Pro in Seattle, WA
Puneet Sachdeva answered:
is it possible to find a realtor that can show me apts/condos/houses within my price range without paying a realtor fee?
Yes you can. Just find somebody with experience and is currently doing transactions so they know today's market. This market is different and you have to have a professional Real Esta ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 15, 2013 Rentals in Seattle
Stephen Webb…, Home Owner in California
Stephen Webber answered:
Zillow price vs. selling price vs. price i should offer.
Good Morning
I think in todays market its critical to learn your market. Know which are the best buys in the price range and area you are searching. I have taught a process that will a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 4, 2013 Home Buying in Seattle
Bob Savage 2…, Real Estate Pro in Kent, WA
Bob Savage 206-455-7225 answered:
Is it important if a pervious offer fell through on the house that i like?
Was the listing a short sale? If so, the most likely explanation is that the buyer got tired of waiting or found a more available property or the seller's lender did not approve a price ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 15, 2013 Home Buying in Seattle
Kary L. Kris…, Real Estate Pro in Renton, WA
Kary L. Krismer answered:
What are the risks/benefits of using a dual agent single agent? Is this something to avoid or is it possible.?
First, I would totally ignore Zillow. It is not very accurate, so not something you should base any decisions on. Your ability to negotiate price will depend much more on the market i ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 1, 2013 Home Buying in Seattle
Kyoko Matsum…, Real Estate Pro in Seattle, WA
Kyoko Matsumoto Wright answered:
Do you ever use the Monorail into Downtown? Do most people?
I use the monorail when I need to because it takes me where I need to go faster than the bus. Also, I don't need to park twice. The only downside is that you cannot use the Orca card ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 12, 2013 Traffic & Public Transportation in Lower Queen Anne
Kyoko Matsum…, Real Estate Pro in Seattle, WA
Kyoko Matsumoto Wright answered:
Do you walk to work?
My job as a Realtor would be difficult without a car, but I do walk as much as I can. For example, I park in one place downtown and take public transportation or walk as far as a mile ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 12, 2013 Traffic & Public Transportation in Lower Queen Anne
Alison Hillm…, Other/Just Looking in San Francisco, CA
Alison Hillman answered:
How important is your commute time to you?
It is really important to me, it factors into my quality of life!
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 18, 2013 Traffic & Public Transportation in Lower Queen Anne
Ray Akers, Real Estate Pro in Seattle, WA
Ray Akers answered:
Do you think the construction will ever end? I drive around and it seems like no ;)
Which construction? Apartments, or roads? Regarding apartments; is it just me, or do they all look the same? Regarding the roads; the city's elected leaders don't prioritize improv ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 12, 2013 In My Neighborhood in Westlake
George Brain, Real Estate Pro in Arlington, WA
George Brain answered:
How has this neighborhood changed in the past 10-15 years?
Hello Juicedformovin:
the general North end of Seattle has been evolving and changing over the past few years.
With the onset of the development of South Lake Union, the landscape of ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 15, 2013 Home Buying in Westlake
Ray Akers, Real Estate Pro in Seattle, WA
Ray Akers answered:
Do you live and work in the same neighborhood?
Yes, I work in the neighborhood in which I live. After a 27-year career in real estate, my clients needs dictate where I work. In support of my long-time clients I've transacted busin ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 12, 2013 Home Buying in Westlake
amilda_betan…, Home Buyer in Ocala, FL
amilda_betancourt answered:
Was the culture of the neighborhood or its proximity to downtown/UW a main factor in you decision to live here?
It is the surroundings, the people, the beauty, the commodity of the property, the security, the availability of sources.
0 votes Share Flag Tue May 21, 2013 Home Buying in Fremont
Ray Akers, Real Estate Pro in Seattle, WA
Ray Akers answered:
Do you enjoy a residential atmosphere and proximity to outdoor activities over urban areas?
In Seattle you can enjoy an urban lifestyle and be close to outdoor activities. You can walk along the shore, sail, jog, fish, or just relax and watch the sunset. Check out neighborh ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 12, 2013 Home Buying in Greenwood
Ron Thomas, Real Estate Pro in Fresno, CA
Ron Thomas answered:
How important is buying a brand new house vs. old structure?
I prefer an older neighborhood, with mature trees.
But this isn't about me!
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 15, 2013 Home Buying in Seattle
Dan Tabit, Real Estate Pro in Sammamish, WA
Dan Tabit answered:
How much should the average home inspection cost?
Seanf,
Please don't risk getting an average inspection, get a great inspection. Prices vary, you can interview inspectors and review sample reports on their websites or by email. I' ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 11, 2013 Home Buying in Seattle
Ray Akers, Real Estate Pro in Seattle, WA
Ray Akers answered:
Has anyone heard of the Rent to Home buy Government scheme? I'm trying to figure out options because I really do see the value of buying over renting.
Be careful of infomercials and get-rich-quick seminars held at airport hotels. It sounds like you need the advice of an experienced agent. Start by asking friends, family, and co-wor ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 11, 2013 Home Buying in Seattle
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