oak lawn condo for sale: When You Know A Listing Won't Appraise - 10/20/13 04:45 AM
I wrote two offers for two different buyers on condos that I know won't appraise.  The first offer was for an Orland Park condo that was priced close to what the buyer paid for it in 2009.  The most recent comparable sold for $40,000 less.
Why is it listed so high?
The young owners updated the kitchen and baths beautifully.  This was definitely the nicest unit we had seen in 3 days of searching (this buyer is ready to go).  I know kitchens and baths can cost a lot, but I'm not really sure we're talking $40,000 in this situation.  And try to get … (33 comments)

oak lawn condo for sale: REO Listing Agents Not Listing Oak Lawn Condos Correctly - 04/16/09 08:36 AM
I recently wrote another article on this subject here regarding a different Oak Lawn condo for sale.  That listing was listed with no mention of the in-unit laundry room it offered.  And it was a nice sized laundry room that an owner could use a full-sized washer and dryer in.  But the listing agent did not show that this laundry room existed.  That is a huge thing!
In-unit laundry rooms bring more money to sellers.  They are more desirable by buyers and can sell a property quicker.  This unit was priced well, but if the laundry room had been listed it … (0 comments)

 
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