Zillow Advice: Home Selling - can I claim a loss on a primary residence within 3/4 months of purchase when I sell the property? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/can-I-claim-a-loss-on-a-primary-residence-within-3-4-months-of-purchase-when-I-sell-the-property/470705/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate Capital losses on real estate ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/can-I-claim-a-loss-on-a-primary-residence-within-3-4-months-of-purchase-when-I-sell-the-property/470705/ Capital losses on real estate cannot be written off on your taxes. You will find more detail on the irs.gov website and/or your accountant. <br/><br/>Seller's concession from a property you are buying?&nbsp;&nbsp; You will also find the answer on the irs.gov website and your accountant. <br/><br/>Good luck with your sale. <br/><br/> Fri, 07 Dec 2012 19:50:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/can-I-claim-a-loss-on-a-primary-residence-within-3-4-months-of-purchase-when-I-sell-the-property/470705/ 2012-12-07T19:50:00Z I suggest you pose these ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/can-I-claim-a-loss-on-a-primary-residence-within-3-4-months-of-purchase-when-I-sell-the-property/470705/ I suggest you pose these questions to your accountant. Fri, 07 Dec 2012 19:23:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/can-I-claim-a-loss-on-a-primary-residence-within-3-4-months-of-purchase-when-I-sell-the-property/470705/ 2012-12-07T19:23:00Z