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5280 | The Denver Magazine

4 Issues That Will Impact the 2016 Real Estate Market
5280 | The Denver Magazine
The Denver real estate market posted a record-breaking 2015, with $20.16 billion in home sales for the year—an increase of 14.5 percent over 2014, according to a report from the Denver Metro Association of Realtors. “The Denver metro area continues to ...
Video Of The Day: How Record Low Oil Prices Could Impact Real EstateBisnow

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Mum telling off an idiot real estate agent.

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:31:39 +0000

I'm helping my mum buy a house at the moment and most of the real estate agents have been pretty good, but today we dealt with a real idiot. First, a little set up.

There will be 4 people living in the house: my mum, my grandmother, my husband and me. I'm my grandmother's full time carer and my husband and I can't afford a place of our own with room for grandma, so we live with my mum. As a result, we're after a 3, preferably 4, bedroom place. Either my mum or I have explained our situation to every real estate agent we've contacted. Most agents actually listen to us, but this guy today was a real piece of work.

He was an older guy, probably mid 60s and a real "good ol boy". We made it pretty clear to him after he mentioned kids at the first house that they were not a factor in our house hunt, but he knew better, of course. He kept bingoing me all though looking at the first house and then at the 2nd house till I flat out told him "Just shut up about kids, ok? I'm here to look at houses, not talk about babies" to which I just got a condescending smirk before he turned his back on me to bingo my mum! The conversation went a little like this:

Agent: "Don't worry, you'll be a grandma in the next year or so. She's nearly at the age where popping out a rugrat will be all she thinks about."

Mum: "I think my daughter knows her thoughts on kids better than you do."

Agent: "Trust me, I know women and you all want babies eventually."

That really pissed my mum off. She looked him dead in the eye and said "You know, if you actually listened to your clients instead of being a condescending dick, you'd probably have made enough commission to have retired by now." and we walked out.

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Real estate for sale in Colts Neck New Jersey – MLS# 21542851

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NYC real estate developer accused of crashing car, leaving passenger on side of road nabbed in Puerto Rico
New York Daily News
The New York real estate developer accused of crashing his Porsche last summer and leaving his passenger for dead was taken into custody in Puerto Rico this week — possibly trying to flee to South America, authorities said. Sean Ludwick, 42, was ...
NYC Real Estate Developer Charged in Hamptons Vehicular Homicide Accused of Trying to Buy Boat to Flee CountryGawker
NYC Real Estate Executive Charged in Deadly Hamptons Crash Tried to Flee: ProsecutorNBC New York
NY real estate developer accused of fatal crash arrested in Puerto RicoFox News Latino

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Real estate agents of Brisbane, why does all your outdoor advertising have a picture of your stupid face on it?

Mon, 03 Nov 2014 21:31:56 +0000

Seriously. Is it a law or something? I have never seen some picture of a real estate agent and said wow, that's the insincere smile that is going to sell my house.

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