Zillow Advice RSS: Question-Discussion-Guide,Investing,Richmond- VA http://www.zillow.com/advice/Richmond-VA/home-buying-investing/question-discussion-guide/ Zillow Advice search results | Zillow Real Estate Should I consider making an offer on the attached property, which is not for sale? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Should-I-consider-making-an-offer-on-the-attached-property-which-is-not-for-sale/542279/ The attached property is owned by an out-of-town owner, who purchased the property 5 years ago with no money down. &nbsp;This attached house's sewer line runs to the city-hookup through my property. &nbsp;This "double house" was built in the 1840's and both sides of this "duplex" have always been owned by the same person until 2000. &nbsp;I would like to own both sides of this "duplex/double house" and live in my current "half" and rent out the attached house. &nbsp;This situation is quite difficult to explain. &nbsp;I have consulted with a real estate agent, who has indicated I am in a good position to make an offer. &nbsp;Again, the house is not on the market and is currently renter occupied. &nbsp;I am wondering if the sewer line from the property next door is a factor that could encourage the owner to sell. &nbsp;He was not granted an easement for the sewer line. &nbsp;It is only a matter of time before his sewer hook-up to the city sewer system fails and must be replaced, etc. etc. &nbsp;I wonder if the sewer hook-up issue could be helpful in motivating the owner to sell. &nbsp;I can explain my situation and intentions much better if the forum could tell me what info. is needed to determine if I should consider making and offer and if I could use their sewer connection issue to motivate a sale and help determine the amount I offer.&nbsp;<br \><br \>3 replies Sat, 24 May 2014 01:23:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Should-I-consider-making-an-offer-on-the-attached-property-which-is-not-for-sale/542279/ 2014-05-24T01:23:00Z where can i get home values http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/where-can-i-get-home-values/423466/ 4 replies Sat, 19 Nov 2011 22:01:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/where-can-i-get-home-values/423466/ 2011-11-19T22:01:00Z is now a good time to buy beach property? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/is-now-a-good-time-to-buy-beach-property/179460/ gwynns island, virginia<br \><br \>20 replies Fri, 19 Dec 2008 19:47:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/is-now-a-good-time-to-buy-beach-property/179460/ 2008-12-19T19:47:00Z I just bought my first house in Feb 2010, how soon can I pick up an investment property? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-just-bought-my-first-house-in-Feb-2010-how-soon-can-I-pick-up-an-investment-property/376013/ I have 70k in &nbsp;equity in my current home with about another 40k in cash to invest, what are the next steps for me to secure an investment property in 2011?<br/><br/><br/><br/>thanks in advance.<br/><br/>JC<br \><br \>15 replies Thu, 25 Nov 2010 01:32:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-just-bought-my-first-house-in-Feb-2010-how-soon-can-I-pick-up-an-investment-property/376013/ 2010-11-25T01:32:00Z Do you offer homes referred to as vested interest re-finance http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Do-you-offer-homes-referred-to-as-vested-interest-re-finance/394585/ Grace Sauls<br/>iwantthis@yahoo.com<br/>For further explanation, call 804-277-5094<br \><br \>3 replies Mon, 11 Apr 2011 19:56:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Do-you-offer-homes-referred-to-as-vested-interest-re-finance/394585/ 2011-04-11T19:56:00Z