Monthly Archives: May 2017

11 Reasons For Sale By Owner is a Terrible Idea.

11 Reasons For Sale By Owner is a Terrible Idea.

Key Takeaways FSBOs are more costly than homeowners realize – including lower sales prices and hidden fees. Selling a home is a complicated transaction — sellers and buyers alike can get burned with FSBOs. Time costs money — a FSBO costs the seller valuable time, and it takes longer to ... Read More
 
Zillow faces lawsuit over “Zestimate” tool

Zillow faces lawsuit over “Zestimate” tool

It was bound to happen: A homeowner has filed suit against online realty giant Zillow, claiming the company’s controversial “Zestimate” tool repeatedly undervalued her house, creating a “tremendous road block” to its sale. The suit, which may be the first of its kind, was filed in Cook County Circuit Court ... Read More
 
8 Things BUYERS should know in this crazy market.

8 Things BUYERS should know in this crazy market.

I had a valuable conversation with a few top producing loan officers and branch managers at my conference this week.  These gals and guys were from the hottest markets in the country, Seattle, San Francisco, San Diego, Denver, and Washington D.C., each have been in the insane seller’s market we ... Read More