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Lori Bost wrote:

Should a partially finished basement be included in a square footage calculation?

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Only the upper floors are included in square footage.  Sorry.
June 19 2012
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My house has never been on the market. Will Zillow provide a Zestimate?

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Absolutely, just plug in your address.
June 19 2012
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I have a house on 3 acres is the land behind the lot where the house sits worth anything/

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It depends alot on useable land and location.  Where are you located? 
April 08 2012
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There were three houses on my block that were purposely sold about a third under market value by the

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This may skew the market values but it is always taken into consideration if they are bank owned, corporate, HUD....  Your assessed may be less as a result but you won't know until the figures appear.
March 16 2012
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How can I update my home information?

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You must claim the house as yours first.  Then go in and edit details and description.  Hope that helps.Lori
February 14 2012
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Should I buy a home from the same agency that my agent works for? (his co-worker's listing)

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Wouldn't hesitate at all if his coworker has what you like.
February 05 2012
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zillow lists our house as being in the neighboring PA township, is it possible to get it corrected?

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See if you can claim ownership, it may allow you to put the proper township.  If not, try contacting zillow themselves.
January 31 2012
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Soon divorcing can I take spouses name off our FHA mortgage?

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In a divorce situation, you definitely should contact your attorney for the process.  It is doable and it is assumable.Hope that helps.
January 31 2012
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Home Value

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The other homes showing the higher value may have sold recently or the owners may have updated their homes.  Your home may be showing the county assessment value.  You can take ownership of your home on zillow if it is not listed by a broker and update it.Hope that helps,Lori
January 23 2012
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Why cant I find my house when I type the address?

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Sometimes the city isn't what your locale is showing. 
January 19 2012
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