The National Association of Realtors recently published an ad that claimed the children of homeowners have higer self-esteem and make better grades. As you can imagine, this has caused quite a firestorm of debate among the industry. To read one of the studies NAR cited, click here. I am merely offering the link but am NOT claiming to have done the research! However, based on my experience both as a teacher and juvenile probation officer, and now as a Realtor and mom, I certainly have an opinion...
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Lisa and I experienced every agent's dream this week -- multiple offers on the same property. It was priced aggressively and in show ready condition. Ironically, showing activity had been very slow on it, and then BOOM -- 2 offers at once! This business is truly feast or famine in so many ways.
This seller handled the offers very well -- she asked for highest and best, received them, and still countered the best one. I admit I felt she was pushing her luck, but it paid off. Way to go L.K.!