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Dora Padilla


6 Recent Sales (last 12 months)

Broker (11 years experience)

Buyer's Agent,
Listing Agent,


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Should I get an appraisal prior to listing my home?


There are at least eight factors that influence an agent in setting a price to list a home at:  Comparable listing and sales in the area, Expired comparable listings, Sold Comparable listings, Pending sales ,Active listings, Square footage comparisons, Market conditions and Experience. Finally, the real estate agent will take all of the above seven factors and add his or her experience and knowledge of the area to determine what price to list your home at.

The road to buying short sale.


Short sales are a slow process, it can take several months, it also depends what bank you are doing the short sale, some banks take more time than others. In your case seems that there is a progress.Just be patient, and good luck.