Zillow Advice RSS: Question,All Real Estate Advice Topics,Livermore- CA http://www.zillow.com/advice/Livermore-CA/all/question/ Zillow Advice search results | Zillow Real Estate What areas in the Bay Area have the best school rating? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-areas-in-the-Bay-Area-have-the-best-school-rating/542456/ We are relocating to the Bay Area from Spokane, wa. We are looking for an updated home, good elementary school rating, 3 bed 2 bath home to rent. We would also like to be in a scenic area that is safe. Our budget is no higher than 2800.00 a month. Any suggestions on areas?<br \><br \>4 replies Sun, 25 May 2014 19:31:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-areas-in-the-Bay-Area-have-the-best-school-rating/542456/ 2014-05-25T19:31:00Z How to get started on zillow to sell my land without agent? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-to-get-started-on-zillow-to-sell-my-land-without-agent/547782/ 4 replies Mon, 30 Jun 2014 01:01:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-to-get-started-on-zillow-to-sell-my-land-without-agent/547782/ 2014-06-30T01:01:00Z Zillow has a 523 Bernal Ave Livermore listed as a rental for $2,000. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Zillow-has-a-523-Bernal-Ave-Livermore-listed-as-a-rental-for-2-000/550194/ Criags list has 523 Bernal Ave Livermore listed for $745.&nbsp; What is going on?<br \><br \>1 reply Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:16:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Zillow-has-a-523-Bernal-Ave-Livermore-listed-as-a-rental-for-2-000/550194/ 2014-07-18T17:16:00Z How do I change zestimator price if I don't agree with it as the listing agent http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-I-change-zestimator-price-if-I-don%27t-agree-with-it-as-the-listing-agent/542627/ 1 reply Tue, 27 May 2014 03:39:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-I-change-zestimator-price-if-I-don%27t-agree-with-it-as-the-listing-agent/542627/ 2014-05-27T03:39:00Z should I sell or rent out my house? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/should-I-sell-or-rent-out-my-house/539456/ I have a 3 bed 2 bath (Built in 60's) in Livermore, CA which is currently valued at 480K by Zillow. I have no mortgage payment. I need a bigger house. Question is should I sell the house, rent out and buy something else or upgrade the house?<br \><br \>6 replies Tue, 06 May 2014 04:13:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/should-I-sell-or-rent-out-my-house/539456/ 2014-05-06T04:13:00Z Not ready for contractor. Just want ball park figures for roof, carpet, http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Not-ready-for-contractor-Just-want-ball-park-figures-for-roof-carpet/530678/ 874 sq ft house currently a rental...would like to <br/>put a new roof on composite is good<br/>update for energy efficiency force air and heat<br/>update / replace old electrical main box &amp; wiring<br/>replace 5windows (all 5 are old/old up &amp; down)<br/>solar alarm system<br/>refinish hardwood floors/ if not&nbsp;&nbsp; then put in tile floors throughout<br/><br/>Ball park figures will help considerably<br/>put a security sliding glass door in bedroom to deck<br \><br \>1 reply Mon, 03 Mar 2014 10:09:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Not-ready-for-contractor-Just-want-ball-park-figures-for-roof-carpet/530678/ 2014-03-03T10:09:00Z Wrong Schools associated with address http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Wrong-Schools-associated-with-address/535167/ Hello<br/>my property is located at 919 Central Avenue, Livermore, CA<br/>The high school that is associated with this address is a continuation School and is rated a "2"&nbsp; when the closest high school is Livermore High is rated an "8"<br/>How can I have this fixed.. isn't the closest school the one that's supposed to be listed?<br/>This is having a negative impact on the posted home values and when I list the property it could be totally disregarded because of this. <br/>Thanks<br/>Gina Markham<br \><br \>1 reply Fri, 04 Apr 2014 19:14:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Wrong-Schools-associated-with-address/535167/ 2014-04-04T19:14:00Z Is inventory in Livermore unusually low right now? We are finding very few listings. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-inventory-in-Livermore-unusually-low-right-now-We-are-finding-very-few-listings/487814/ Looking for a retirement home, one story, around 2000+ sq. ft., built in 1995 or newer, updated interior, and at least a 7,000 sq. ft. lot. We currently live in Santa Clara.<br \><br \>4 replies Sat, 13 Apr 2013 21:27:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-inventory-in-Livermore-unusually-low-right-now-We-are-finding-very-few-listings/487814/ 2013-04-13T21:27:00Z COnsidering solar for my 1300 sq ft home http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/COnsidering-solar-for-my-1300-sq-ft-home/490546/ I'm seriously considering a solar system for my Livermore home. The home was build in 1952, it has new dual pane&nbsp; windows, attic insulation, solid wood floors, but I'm leery about going solar. I'm not certain if solar will help or hurt a future sale value. Not planning to sell anytime soon, maybe in the next 5-7 years.<br/><br \><br \>5 replies Thu, 02 May 2013 17:27:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/COnsidering-solar-for-my-1300-sq-ft-home/490546/ 2013-05-02T17:27:00Z Hi, what are the average housing costs in zipcode 94551 livermore . http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Hi-what-are-the-average-housing-costs-in-zipcode-94551-livermore/497654/ Hi ,We are planning to buy a single family home in livermore area near vasco road.The total lot size is approx. 3200 sq.ft and biult in area is 2300 sq.ft. 2013 built.&nbsp;<br \><br \>2 replies Mon, 17 Jun 2013 23:46:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Hi-what-are-the-average-housing-costs-in-zipcode-94551-livermore/497654/ 2013-06-17T23:46:00Z How much additional should I pay for a property with a view? Dif between day view vs. night? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-much-additional-should-I-pay-for-a-property-with-a-view-Dif-between-day-view-vs-night/493798/ 1 reply Sat, 25 May 2013 00:55:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-much-additional-should-I-pay-for-a-property-with-a-view-Dif-between-day-view-vs-night/493798/ 2013-05-25T00:55:00Z Lease after the property is sold to a new owner http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Lease-after-the-property-is-sold-to-a-new-owner/481250/ Can the tenant get out of the lease after a property sold to a new owner?<br \><br \>4 replies Mon, 04 Mar 2013 18:30:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Lease-after-the-property-is-sold-to-a-new-owner/481250/ 2013-03-04T18:30:00Z What can I do to get more (or better) quotes for my loan request ZR-WDDYVTL? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-can-I-do-to-get-more-or-better-quotes-for-my-loan-request-ZR-WDDYVTL/479331/ I do not have a down payment, do you deal in lease to own properties?<br \><br \>0 replies Tue, 19 Feb 2013 21:22:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-can-I-do-to-get-more-or-better-quotes-for-my-loan-request-ZR-WDDYVTL/479331/ 2013-02-19T21:22:00Z Not able to put add to rent my house http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Not-able-to-put-add-to-rent-my-house/468011/ It lookslike zillo still thinks that my house is up for sale. I recently bought this townhome and now trying to rent it out. As per Zillow database my house is still up for sale hence it is not allowing me to put an ad in zillow. Address of my property is 6262 Forget me not, Livermore.<br \><br \>1 reply Sat, 10 Nov 2012 07:07:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Not-able-to-put-add-to-rent-my-house/468011/ 2012-11-10T07:07:00Z monthly rental http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/monthly-rental/465480/ What is current monthly rental for a 3 bed/2 bath home, 1760 sq ft in the livermore, ca 94551 area.<br \><br \>1 reply Tue, 23 Oct 2012 21:10:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/monthly-rental/465480/ 2012-10-23T21:10:00Z How do I change 6803 brookview ct livermore ca incorrectly list as a 2 with a foreclosure listing. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-I-change-6803-brookview-ct-livermore-ca-incorrectly-list-as-a-2-with-a-foreclosure-listing/463600/ 0 replies Thu, 11 Oct 2012 12:33:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-I-change-6803-brookview-ct-livermore-ca-incorrectly-list-as-a-2-with-a-foreclosure-listing/463600/ 2012-10-11T12:33:00Z Is a scedule e commercial mortgage figured in the back end ratio for a primary home refi? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-a-scedule-e-commercial-mortgage-figured-in-the-back-end-ratio-for-a-primary-home-refi/461943/ I am a 50 percent owner, my share of the taxable schedule e income is about 8k per year. The company that im am trying to refi with says they must use the full mortgage payment even tho i am a 50 percent owner...if they do that, shouldnt they use the full income . This is making my back end ratio too high to qualify. This is a commercial mortgage that doesnt show up on my credit report. Any advice is appreciated.<br \><br \>2 replies Sat, 29 Sep 2012 15:40:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-a-scedule-e-commercial-mortgage-figured-in-the-back-end-ratio-for-a-primary-home-refi/461943/ 2012-09-29T15:40:00Z I am in Livermore California (94550 zip) and have a question regarding a short sale vs staying put. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-am-in-Livermore-California-94550-zip-and-have-a-question-regarding-a-short-sale-vs-staying-put/437102/ I bought my home in 2005 for $590. Did a load mod (6 mos ago/ 4 mos late on payments) with Chase, who gave am an impound account and a 6% rate. Now I am wondering if I should short sale and rent for 3-4 years or wait it out and hope I get some equity in the next 10-15 yrs.<br \><br \>3 replies Thu, 29 Mar 2012 17:36:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-am-in-Livermore-California-94550-zip-and-have-a-question-regarding-a-short-sale-vs-staying-put/437102/ 2012-03-29T17:36:00Z where can I find current price to rent ratios for my location? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/where-can-I-find-current-price-to-rent-ratios-for-my-location/182322/ 7 replies Mon, 29 Dec 2008 18:14:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/where-can-I-find-current-price-to-rent-ratios-for-my-location/182322/ 2008-12-29T18:14:00Z How do I change my Make Me Move selling price? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-I-change-my-Make-Me-Move-selling-price/445017/ 1 reply Thu, 31 May 2012 19:23:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-I-change-my-Make-Me-Move-selling-price/445017/ 2012-05-31T19:23:00Z