Zillow Advice RSS: Question-Discussion-Guide,All Real Estate Advice Topics,Half Moon Bay- CA http://www.zillow.com/advice/Half-Moon-Bay-CA/all/question-discussion-guide/ Zillow Advice search results | Zillow Real Estate Which lenders are providing lot and construction loans in the San Francisco/Bay Area? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Which-lenders-are-providing-lot-and-construction-loans-in-the-San-Francisco-Bay-Area/540916/ Looking to purchase a lot, and build a home in the Bay Area.&nbsp; Will need a loan for the lot and also for construction and then refinance after construction is complete.<br \><br \>3 replies Thu, 15 May 2014 18:35:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Which-lenders-are-providing-lot-and-construction-loans-in-the-San-Francisco-Bay-Area/540916/ 2014-05-15T18:35:00Z House Vacant or Abandoned? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/House-Vacant-or-Abandoned/527581/ My husband and I always drive by this run down home in the most beautiful location, but there aren't any for signs or even signs that anyone lives there. How can we find out if this house is for sale, foreclosed, or just abandoned. Thanks!<br \><br \>2 replies Fri, 07 Feb 2014 21:50:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/House-Vacant-or-Abandoned/527581/ 2014-02-07T21:50:00Z Cash out 403(b) and Refinancing My Home? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Cash-out-403-b-and-Refinancing-My-Home/496675/ I have $150K in a 403(b) and want to reduce my monthly mortgage payments. At this time, I pay $3100/month mortgage at 2.75%. Purchase price was $529000. Still owe $465000. Credit is excellent. Want to reduce monthly payments. Any advice would be appreciated.<br \><br \>1 reply Wed, 12 Jun 2013 12:14:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Cash-out-403-b-and-Refinancing-My-Home/496675/ 2013-06-12T12:14:00Z 823 Sonora, El Granada http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/823-Sonora-El-Granada/484242/ This home has pending lawsuits against it. &nbsp;Owner has Federal and State cases filed or being filed. &nbsp;Shouldn't this be disclosed in the listing?<br \><br \>1 reply Fri, 22 Mar 2013 17:59:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/823-Sonora-El-Granada/484242/ 2013-03-22T17:59:00Z I am under Prop 13. If I move to a county that accepts my Prop 13, how do I figure out my taxes?? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-am-under-Prop-13-If-I-move-to-a-county-that-accepts-my-Prop-13-how-do-I-figure-out-my-taxes/469396/ Hello. I am under Prop 13. I am looking to move to a county that will allow me to transfer my tax base there. How do I figure out what my new taxes would be because mine are minimal due to how my property is assessed? Thank you.<br \><br \>1 reply Sun, 25 Nov 2012 01:30:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-am-under-Prop-13-If-I-move-to-a-county-that-accepts-my-Prop-13-how-do-I-figure-out-my-taxes/469396/ 2012-11-25T01:30:00Z I am looking for a lender whom will work with a unique situation. My current mortgage is 285k and th http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-am-looking-for-a-lender-whom-will-work-with-a-unique-situation-My-current-mortgage-is-285k-and-th/460768/ My current mortgage is 285K. The house was appraised for 675k recently.&nbsp;There is a 320k lien for an SBA loan. The business failed. I negotiated a deal with the bank. They will release the lien if I come up with 130k. I qualify for the refi of 417k. But every lender runs scared the minute I explain things even though the lien would disappear at funding of the refi. HELP, please<br \><br \>4 replies Thu, 20 Sep 2012 23:25:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-am-looking-for-a-lender-whom-will-work-with-a-unique-situation-My-current-mortgage-is-285k-and-th/460768/ 2012-09-20T23:25:00Z map is wrong http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/map-is-wrong/437394/ 0 replies Sun, 01 Apr 2012 02:30:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/map-is-wrong/437394/ 2012-04-01T02:30:00Z Why is the value at 51 Sea Crest Ct. 94019 climbing compared to the neighborhood? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-is-the-value-at-51-Sea-Crest-Ct-94019-climbing-compared-to-the-neighborhood/264446/ 1 reply Tue, 04 Aug 2009 17:55:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Why-is-the-value-at-51-Sea-Crest-Ct-94019-climbing-compared-to-the-neighborhood/264446/ 2009-08-04T17:55:00Z I recieved a listing summary and i would like to send one to a client. How do i set it up? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-recieved-a-listing-summary-and-i-would-like-to-send-one-to-a-client-How-do-i-set-it-up/358152/ 2 replies Fri, 16 Jul 2010 21:18:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-recieved-a-listing-summary-and-i-would-like-to-send-one-to-a-client-How-do-i-set-it-up/358152/ 2010-07-16T21:18:00Z Misplaced For Sale sign http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Misplaced-For-Sale-sign/353342/ The $499 for sale sign on Beach Ave ,in Half Moon Bay is acually a vacant lot for sale on Wave.<br \><br \>2 replies Wed, 09 Jun 2010 22:45:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Misplaced-For-Sale-sign/353342/ 2010-06-09T22:45:00Z how do i start planning a second story addition http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-do-i-start-planning-a-second-story-addition/329233/ my home is 1200sq i would like to add on a secound story of about 750sq.<br/>one bedroom and a bath, and a livingroom.<br \><br \>8 replies Sun, 28 Feb 2010 05:03:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/how-do-i-start-planning-a-second-story-addition/329233/ 2010-02-28T05:03:00Z How did Zillow make such an error? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-did-Zillow-make-such-an-error/301835/ Lot size is 2581 sf and home&nbsp; is 1610 sf. Zillow said lot size was 1610 sf and home is 2581 sf.<br \><br \>1 reply Fri, 27 Nov 2009 03:36:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-did-Zillow-make-such-an-error/301835/ 2009-11-27T03:36:00Z I asked for interest only for 5 years loan and did not get any replies other than 30 & 15 year fixed http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-asked-for-interest-only-for-5-years-loan-and-did-not-get-any-replies-other-than-30-15-year-fixed/305079/ I moved to Half Moon Bay CA for 5 years so I took out 5 yr fixed int only ARM. Now I want to stay 5 more years so would like to <a href="http://www.zillow.com/refinance/">refinance</a> to another 5 year interest only, then I retire and sell the place here and move back to my other house. My employer gave me a massive raise to keep me 5 more years, but no amount of money can keep me here longer.<br \><br \>3 replies Tue, 08 Dec 2009 21:11:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-asked-for-interest-only-for-5-years-loan-and-did-not-get-any-replies-other-than-30-15-year-fixed/305079/ 2009-12-08T21:11:00Z How do I get an approximate value for a property that is not currently on the market? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-I-get-an-approximate-value-for-a-property-that-is-not-currently-on-the-market/322800/ 3 replies Mon, 08 Feb 2010 22:10:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-I-get-an-approximate-value-for-a-property-that-is-not-currently-on-the-market/322800/ 2010-02-08T22:10:00Z is this a lot or a dwelling? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/is-this-a-lot-or-a-dwelling/309239/ 0 replies Sun, 27 Dec 2009 00:13:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/is-this-a-lot-or-a-dwelling/309239/ 2009-12-27T00:13:00Z HOA fees? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/HOA-fees/240571/ 3 replies Fri, 29 May 2009 19:19:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/HOA-fees/240571/ 2009-05-29T19:19:00Z why did this place sell so cheaply? are there other deals like this in ocean colony? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/why-did-this-place-sell-so-cheaply-are-there-other-deals-like-this-in-ocean-colony/219977/ 1 reply Mon, 06 Apr 2009 12:53:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/why-did-this-place-sell-so-cheaply-are-there-other-deals-like-this-in-ocean-colony/219977/ 2009-04-06T12:53:00Z Is there any chance we can look at it tomorrow? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-there-any-chance-we-can-look-at-it-tomorrow/292134/ We are interested in looking at this home. Can we come by tomorrow?<br/><br/>Thank you!<br \><br \>2 replies Wed, 28 Oct 2009 03:09:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-there-any-chance-we-can-look-at-it-tomorrow/292134/ 2009-10-28T03:09:00Z is this house still for sale? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/is-this-house-still-for-sale/214503/ this is the house that i grew up in, i am currently looking to <a href="http://www.zillow.com/learnmore/what-zillow-offers-buyers.htm">buy a home</a> and this one has my fondest memories<br \><br \>1 reply Tue, 24 Mar 2009 16:22:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/is-this-house-still-for-sale/214503/ 2009-03-24T16:22:00Z 14 Martin beach http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/14-Martin-beach/101284/ Would owner consider 100% finance?<br \><br \>1 reply Tue, 01 Jan 2008 18:22:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/14-Martin-beach/101284/ 2008-01-01T18:22:00Z