In a market favoring the Buyer, the purchase agreement works well…in a seller’s market, the same form is a double edged sword.
Rarely have I met a REALTOR who is in the business of real estate because they love contract work.
You’re home will be sold regardless of who you hire. What you keep and what you lose are determined by the skill of your agent and the cost of the service.
Versions of the real estate escalation clause (sometimes called acceleration clause) are either poorly written or crafted with cunning.
“Our realtor suggested we add a letter and a photo to our proposal to help you see your home will be a perfect fit for our family.”
The average Essential Real Estate clients pays about 3.4% in total commission. (1.0% plus $499 to Essential, and about 2.0% to buyer agents.)