Tag Archives: MLS

Active or Pending?

This week’s Title tells all: If you have an executed contract, the listing should be in Pending with subject to inspections, third party approvals, etc.  It should NOT be Active! It could also be Pending Back-up – signaling to all that your seller … Continue reading

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You know what ASSUME means!

This week my rants and raves are at myself for being somewhat naive.  I was contacted by the relative of a customer to put several pieces of property on the market.  I assumed…yes, assumed…and you know what the word means…if … Continue reading

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What’s the Bottom Line?

I just input a new listing into the MLS.  It’s a very well maintained 2/2.5 condo, in a very small development.  The price was in line with the rest of the area and within 3 days I have had 2 … Continue reading

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Those were the days!

I was imputing a new listing yesterday and started thinking back when we didn’t have computers and we had to fill out MLS forms and a photographer had to take pictures.  We had huge books and I remember someone coming … Continue reading

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Professionalism with a Capital P

Showing Instructions Mean Professional Responsibility.    Has this ever happened to you: I pull up a listing on the MLS that meets my buyers criteria and decide to show the property, it then takes me days to either get an … Continue reading

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Am I Thankful

This is Thanksgiving week, a time when most of us reflect on those things and people important in our lives…a time when we reflect on gratitude and thankfulness.  Me? I’m thankful for my family, my friends and I am thankful … Continue reading

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Does anyone Read…Continued

Last week I wrote about property descriptions – lack thereof or exaggerations – whether it be MLS remarks, brochures or ads.  I continue on today…there is more to consider. Seller’s agents, it is not enough to put the bare essentials … Continue reading

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