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Old 09-27-2005, 03:02 PM   #61
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Thanks tryan - thats a good tip on the up to $10k close cost
After confering with my forum advisors - my realtor is going to think I'm a smart cookie.

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Re: Selling a house
Old 09-27-2005, 04:49 PM   #62
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As the OP I thought the gang would like to know what happened.

Brother's home sale funding today. He found a 5% broker who worked hard. He initially was very agressive on the price and held that for about a month, then droped the price 14% which started a bidding contest between two parties. Closed between the initial and low asking prices.

I wouldn't have had the nerve to drop the price as he did, but it closed on the very high end of what I thougt it was worth.

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