Zillow Advice RSS: Question-Discussion-Guide,Home Ownership,NC http://www.zillow.com/advice/NC/home-ownership/question-discussion-guide/ Zillow Advice search results | Zillow Real Estate How long does it take for improvements to property to be reflected in your Zestimate? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-long-does-it-take-for-improvements-to-property-to-be-reflected-in-your-Zestimate/587185/ I recently added a new water heater and, more importantly, a new roof to my rental property at 1204 Kilmory Drive, Cary, NC 27511.&nbsp; I've added this information under the "Describe your home" section.&nbsp; I would think that a $6000.00 roof might bump up the value a bit.&nbsp; Will these improvements be reflected in your Zestimate?<br \><br \>3 replies Sat, 16 May 2015 19:08:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-long-does-it-take-for-improvements-to-property-to-be-reflected-in-your-Zestimate/587185/ 2015-05-16T19:08:00Z Bought home last year but pictures of home still on website. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Bought-home-last-year-but-pictures-of-home-still-on-website/586834/ Hi,<br/>I bought home last year but my home photos still on website. What should i do to remove it from everywhere? <br/>201 Lime creek ct, cary,27519.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<br \><br \>1 reply Thu, 14 May 2015 13:19:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Bought-home-last-year-but-pictures-of-home-still-on-website/586834/ 2015-05-14T13:19:00Z Will a pool increase my property value? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Will-a-pool-increase-my-property-value/412206/ I am thinking of having&nbsp;a&nbsp;gunite in ground swimming pool installed in&nbsp;my backyard. Will that increase my property value? The&nbsp;pool will cost around $38,000 compleated package.&nbsp;The backyard will not grow lawn due to direct sun&nbsp;heat and the property is challenging to begin with. What do you advise?<br \><br \>15 replies Thu, 18 Aug 2011 17:12:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Will-a-pool-increase-my-property-value/412206/ 2011-08-18T17:12:00Z Value of home http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Value-of-home/585254/ We have a 2750 sq ft&nbsp; log home on Kerr Lake with 3.6 acres of land. The tax office has over evaluated for the last 7 years and I need to make sure that does not happen for the next 8 years. My home is 3 bedrooms and 3.5 baths. I need it for 2006 and 2007<br \><br \>3 replies Sat, 02 May 2015 15:03:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Value-of-home/585254/ 2015-05-02T15:03:00Z Do Replacement Windows Greatly Improve Your Home's Value? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Do-Replacement-Windows-Greatly-Improve-Your-Home%27s-Value/583604/ Hello Everyone. I currently own a home that I plan on putting on the market around the North Ridge Country Club Area. My windows are really drafty so I recently had a consultation for replacement windows from [Hotlink removed by Zilllow moderator. See our <a href="http://www.zillow.com/howto/GoodNeighborPolicy.htm" title="Good Neighbor Policy" rel="nofollow">Good Neighbor Policy</a>.]. I was wondering what kind of &nbsp;return I should expect after investing in window replacement. Please Help!<br \><br \>4 replies Mon, 20 Apr 2015 14:55:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Do-Replacement-Windows-Greatly-Improve-Your-Home%27s-Value/583604/ 2015-04-20T14:55:00Z I sold a small portion of my land and I edited the lot size but this home has not been sold. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-sold-a-small-portion-of-my-land-and-I-edited-the-lot-size-but-this-home-has-not-been-sold/582695/ Please delete the information "SOLD" for $7,500. &nbsp;I sold a small portion of my property for that amount. &nbsp;The home has not been sold. &nbsp;Thank you.<br \><br \>1 reply Mon, 13 Apr 2015 17:06:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/I-sold-a-small-portion-of-my-land-and-I-edited-the-lot-size-but-this-home-has-not-been-sold/582695/ 2015-04-13T17:06:00Z Does putting a fence on your property, increase the value? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Does-putting-a-fence-on-your-property-increase-the-value/290889/ I have been doing a lot of research about this question.&nbsp; I have gotten information from both sides.&nbsp; Some saying&nbsp;adding a fence&nbsp;does increase the property and others saying it doesn't really doesn't.&nbsp; <br/><br/>I am very interested to hear what others in our local market have to say about it.<br \><br \>15 replies Fri, 23 Oct 2009 14:56:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Does-putting-a-fence-on-your-property-increase-the-value/290889/ 2009-10-23T14:56:00Z Zillow incorrectly shows my house as last sold in 2014. http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Zillow-incorrectly-shows-my-house-as-last-sold-in-2014/578565/ <p>I have listed my home FSBO on Zillow and it shows it was last sold in 2014.&nbsp; This is incorrect.&nbsp; I am the original homeowner and have been here since 2002.&nbsp; How do I correct this?&nbsp;</p><p>Thanks.</p><br \><br \>2 replies Wed, 11 Mar 2015 22:11:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Zillow-incorrectly-shows-my-house-as-last-sold-in-2014/578565/ 2015-03-11T22:11:00Z When I updated our page about our house it published my email.How do I take it off my page? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/When-I-updated-our-page-about-our-house-it-published-my-email-How-do-I-take-it-off-my-page/578044/ I am homeowner and do not want it published to everyone.<br \><br \>1 reply Sat, 07 Mar 2015 12:39:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/When-I-updated-our-page-about-our-house-it-published-my-email-How-do-I-take-it-off-my-page/578044/ 2015-03-07T12:39:00Z Expand Up or Out? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Expand-Up-or-Out/577735/ Can anyone tell me if it is less expensive to add a second level to a Ranch Style home or expand out (into the backyard)? I have heard both... Also, can you tell me a rough estimate for renovation in Raleigh, NC? $100/SF? $150/SF?<br \><br \>4 replies Wed, 04 Mar 2015 17:34:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Expand-Up-or-Out/577735/ 2015-03-04T17:34:00Z How do I remove a "Make me Move" designation on my home? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-I-remove-a-Make-me-Move-designation-on-my-home/576256/ 1 reply Thu, 19 Feb 2015 14:30:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-I-remove-a-Make-me-Move-designation-on-my-home/576256/ 2015-02-19T14:30:00Z How do I remove a "Make me Move" designation on my home? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-I-remove-a-Make-me-Move-designation-on-my-home/576256/ 1 reply Thu, 19 Feb 2015 14:30:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/How-do-I-remove-a-Make-me-Move-designation-on-my-home/576256/ 2015-02-19T14:30:00Z Caparative Values in Same Neighborhood? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Caparative-Values-in-Same-Neighborhood/573312/ Our home is shown to have less value than comparable homes in the same neighborhood/street. The difference in value is significant and I'm not sure why. My address is 7027 Sedgewick Rd., Indian Trail,NC. What am I missing?<br \><br \>3 replies Sat, 24 Jan 2015 19:38:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Caparative-Values-in-Same-Neighborhood/573312/ 2015-01-24T19:38:00Z Caparative Values in Same Neighborhood? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Caparative-Values-in-Same-Neighborhood/573312/ Our home is shown to have less value than comparable homes in the same neighborhood/street. The difference in value is significant and I'm not sure why. My address is 7027 Sedgewick Rd., Indian Trail,NC. What am I missing?<br \><br \>3 replies Sat, 24 Jan 2015 19:38:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Caparative-Values-in-Same-Neighborhood/573312/ 2015-01-24T19:38:00Z Not fair VALUE http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Not-fair-VALUE/571757/ I put driveway in I put in heat pump put siding on house, new roof, fenced back yard redid kitchen and washroom and also made living room large...I have spent alot of money on this house and your estimate cant be FAIR AT ALL.<br \><br \>6 replies Sat, 10 Jan 2015 00:18:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Not-fair-VALUE/571757/ 2015-01-10T00:18:00Z Bankruptcy http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Bankruptcy/564274/ How long after a bankruptcy will banks give you a home loan?<br \><br \>1 reply Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:32:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Bankruptcy/564274/ 2014-10-25T18:32:00Z can I, as homeowner, claim listing to fix last sale price? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/can-I-as-homeowner-claim-listing-to-fix-last-sale-price/563000/ 5 replies Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19:24:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/can-I-as-homeowner-claim-listing-to-fix-last-sale-price/563000/ 2014-10-15T19:24:00Z Information about my home on Zillow is inaccurate http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Information-about-my-home-on-Zillow-is-inaccurate/561877/ Hi there. This is not a question, but you need to correct false information on your site. Your listing of my home at 5115 Simmons Branch Trail, Raleigh, NC&nbsp; 27606 is inaccurate. It says that I sold or bought the home in 2013. I have owned this home since at least 2005 and certainly have no intention of selling it.<br/><br/>Thank you,<br/><br/>Harry Calhoun<br \><br \>1 reply Mon, 06 Oct 2014 16:25:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Information-about-my-home-on-Zillow-is-inaccurate/561877/ 2014-10-06T16:25:00Z who is responsible for taxes ins and repairs with rent to own housing http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/who-is-responsible-for-taxes-ins-and-repairs-with-rent-to-own-housing/559416/ I am currently buying my parents home. My dad &nbsp;passed away 11 yrs ago and my mom remarried later on. Four years ago when my bro got into some trouble he was out the house i went to my mom cause i of course wanted the house it being my parents . anyway we talked about the payments and things . they were suppose tohave papers drawn up for us. well its been 4 yrs oct and still no papers. her husband throws a fit if payment is not made on time. its due the 29 he wants it by the 2nd . yet stillno papers nothing is in writingbut they are always telling me the house needs a new roof . whos place is it for taxes ins and repairs ? i am at a loss&nbsp;<br \><br \>15 replies Mon, 15 Sep 2014 23:41:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/who-is-responsible-for-taxes-ins-and-repairs-with-rent-to-own-housing/559416/ 2014-09-15T23:41:00Z what is the IOR on a 13K geothermal system. how much does increase the home value? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/what-is-the-IOR-on-a-13K-geothermal-system-how-much-does-increase-the-home-value/556487/ 0 replies Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:11:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/what-is-the-IOR-on-a-13K-geothermal-system-how-much-does-increase-the-home-value/556487/ 2014-08-25T22:11:00Z