Monthly Archives: August 2016

Where does the $$$ go?

Where does the money go? I am talking about escrow money.  Some REALTORS carry checks around for days…the reason being the contract hasn’t been signed, initialed etc.  If you receive a check, you must, within 24 hours, give the check … Continue reading

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Are you in Compliance?

As I was putting together a listing agreement for my customer I was reviewing what has to be in the listing agreement: First and foremost: you have to have an expiration date.  A listing is not for an eternity (although it seems … Continue reading

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No If…and…or but!

Our real estate world has a multitude of real estate teams.  These teams are made up 2, 3,4 and sometimes as many as 20 or more REALTORS.  They have designated Buyers agents, Sellers agents, secretarial personnel, assistants…lots of staff!  They can … Continue reading

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Condo Documents

Here we go again…our Florida real estate contracts call for the Buyer to receive: Condo Documents Current Financial Statement Rules and Regulations  Frequently Asked Questions and Answers Of the last several condos I have sold, NO association or management company … Continue reading

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Initials…….Who, Why and Where?

Here is a great headbanger: Initials! ANY and all changes to a contract must be initialed, by the Buyer and the Seller.  If there are 3 Sellers and 2 Buyers….ALL have to initial.  If one initial is missing, you do … Continue reading

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