charlotte nc real estate: Cut my commission? - 01/12/12 09:59 AM
Mr. and Mrs. SellerI respect the fact that you've asked me to cut my commission. My answer to you is, I've already cut my commission. How, you may ask? Well, over the past few years, home values have dropped 20, 30, 40 percent and more. At the same time, real estate sales are down over 50 percent. This equates to a 70 percent or more cut in my income, while at the same time, my expenses continue to rise. My question to you Mr & Mrs Seller, would you be willing to cut your pay by 70 percent or more? Sincerely, … (61 comments)

charlotte nc real estate: The Appraisal Came In at What? - 01/02/12 02:37 AM
The Appraisal Came In at What?Over the past several years appraisals have obviously been an issue in our declining market. However if the comparables are there to support a value and the appraisal comes in low, what do you do? I guess it depends on who’s shoes you are in and the situation.As agents we’ve all worn different shoes at different times. Take an example recently though: Appraisal comes in $20,000 dollars low on a $400,000 dollar home just a mere few days before closing. The comps are there to support sales price but the appraisal still comes in low. There … (5 comments)

charlotte nc real estate: HAPPY NEW YEARS! - 01/01/12 05:24 AM
HAPPY NEW YEAR! Happy New Year to all! So 2011 is behind us and 2012 awaits us. What’s in store for the new year and are you looking forward to it? I certainly am. I see things improving albeit little by little. Like my father used to say, “Rome wasn’t built in a day”.For me 2011 was a better year than 2010, which was a much better year than 2009 and the disastrous years behind those years. Being a NASCAR fan (Go Junior!) I was constantly doing what the pit crews do, continuously making adjustments during pit stops, i.e. working on … (6 comments)

Mitch Muller - Charlotte NC Real Estate, Certified Residential Specialist (ProStead Realty Charlotte, NC CRS SRES

Mitch Muller - Charlotte NC Real Estate

Certified Residential Specialist

Charlotte, NC

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ProStead Realty Charlotte, NC CRS SRES

Address: 222 Baldwin Avenue, Charlotte, NC, 28204

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