Zillow Advice RSS: Question-Discussion-Guide,Buying a Foreclosure,Redlands- CA http://www.zillow.com/advice/Redlands-CA/home-buying-buying-a-foreclosure/question-discussion-guide/ Zillow Advice search results | Zillow Real Estate What should we offer for our "best and final" offer? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-should-we-offer-for-our-best-and-final-offer/277005/ There is a REO in Redlands, CA - the asking price is $74,250.&nbsp; It's in a nice area.&nbsp; The house needs some work, and some of the rooms might not be permitted.&nbsp; It's listed as 1300sqft, 2b/1.5b, 8850sqft lot.<br/>Every room in the house needs to be painted.&nbsp; ALL the floors need to be replaced (carpeting and linoleum).&nbsp; Some doors need to be replaced.&nbsp; The kitchen definitely need to be updated, and the half bath basically needs to be torn out and re-done.<br/>Our first offer was $90,000 asking for 3% closing costs.&nbsp; We really want this house - it's one of the few opportunities we've seen to <a href="http://www.zillow.com/learnmore/what-zillow-offers-buyers.htm">buy a home</a> in a nice part of Redlands that we can actually afford.&nbsp; What would you suggest?<br \><br \>8 replies Wed, 09 Sep 2009 16:06:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/What-should-we-offer-for-our-best-and-final-offer/277005/ 2009-09-09T16:06:00Z