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Not Working with Agent, But Want Services of Agent - Real Estate Q & A
You know how sometimes you hear something or read something and it makes you chuckle, and you keep going back to those thoughts and you laugh out loud? I had a moment this morning like that, and I keep reading the article and laughing out loud.
TexasRealEstate.com has an "Ask George & Chuck" section. The public or agents can write in questions and George & Chuck will answer them, to the best of their ability. Here is a posting from Aug 6, 2012.
"Dear George: My wife and I are selling our home. We chose not to list it in the multiple listing service because we heard it costs an exorbitant fee. We are finding out, however, that selling our home is a time-intensive process; one of us has to be available to answer phone inquiries as well as show our home. Are you aware of any services that would field these phone calls and handle showing our home?"
Doesn't that make you laugh? These people are asking real estate experts about how to bypass working with a REALTOR®, but still get the services a REALTOR® takes care of. It makes me laugh to think how people think it couldn't possibly ... more
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