It seems that lately every real estate transaction is taking a lot longer to close. And as the period between binding and closing lengthens, so does the demand for additional documentation and intervention in the process.
The mantra “we need this done ASAP” is repeated ad nauseam, and after a mad dash to complete the task at hand the sense of urgency disappears until another hoop is elevated in anticipation of the next leap!
And so the cycle of performance and frustration continues until either a successful close or one or more parties gives up in disgust.
I now understand why so many real estate agents are attracted to all of the new casinos popping up all over the land:
The odds of coming out ahead are so much better!