real estate contracts: If the house is NOT completely done we are not closing! - 07/11/14 08:10 AM
The buyers were adamant. “If the house is NOT completely done we are not closing!”
My response was probably not what the buyer’s expected:
I suggested that their best course of action would be to speak to an attorney.
I am a real estate broker. I fill in the blanks on contracts but I do not interpret them. I can not suggest courses of action regarding the contract or discuss the possible remedies contained therein.
It’s hard to keep quiet. I saw the disappointment in their faces. But my role in the transaction is very limited. And I cannot stray beyond … (6 comments)

real estate contracts: In real estate, the written contract has the final say in the matter. - 08/29/12 10:01 PM
I have had to deliver some devastating news to some clients this week. It’s never pleasant when a transaction that has been going along smoothly abruptly ends.
And it’s not always just about money. Human emotions play a big role in how we react to bad news. Nobody likes to lose. The natural tendency is to lash out.
But at the end of the day, the written contract has the final say. A party is either within its rights or is in breach. It’s either one or the other.
And even if a breach has occurred, idle threats have no value. … (66 comments)

 
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