How much time do you have to withdraw an offer? There is often confusion about how much time you have to withdraw an offer, or counter-offer in a residential real estate. Without getting too legal let’s just take a look at the basics. Offers and contracts can be verbal or written but as the saying goes a verbal offer is worth the paper it is written on. You can buy and sell anything with a verbal deal or a handshake but this won’t hold up in court if something goes […]
Why Technology Might Let You Down I decided to write on this subject for 2 reasons which I will outline in a moment. Basically, as a real estate agent, I spend a lot of time using technology and know my way around gadgets pretty well. I also attend a lot of online webinars. When your business depends on technology working, business stops when techology stops. So, here I sit waiting to input a million dollar listing into the MLS while the little wheel on my computer screen goes around and […]
Location, Location, Location We have all heard the saying about real estate, “Location, location, location”. This is certainly true when it comes to getting a good price. It’s just that some locations are just incredible. On the island of Palm Beach, the highest prices are commanded by those homes directly on the ocean along Ocean Boulevard.
Jupiter Island is one of the wealthiest areas in the country. But the properties are so large and so unusual that they sometimes stay on the market for years before they sell. Of course, like all sellers, when homes don’t sell reducing the price is the most typical strategy to attract buyers. But I have always believed that imagination can play an important role in getting a property sold.
New homes are going up everywhere around here so there is a battle for buyers. One of the most interesting contests is going on between Sonoma Isles and Jupiter Country Club. This is happening because of the strange location the 2 developments share.