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1,382,725
Susan Emo
Sotheby's International Realty Canada - Brokerage - Kingston, ON
Kingston and the 1000 Islands Area

I'm listing one tomorrow but they contacted me.  I never chase prospects.  Build it and they will come!

Oct 12, 2016 08:15 AM
Rainmaker
1,231,599
Mary Yonkers
Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate - Erie, PA
Erie/PA Real Estate Instructor

Not into hugging anyone except family or close friends.

Oct 12, 2016 07:02 AM
Rainmaker
1,729,920
Lyn Sims
Schaumburg, IL
Schaumburg Real Estate Agent Retired

Nope, they'll be none of that. 

Not cool to add your post in the Q&A section to get more readership.

Oct 12, 2016 06:37 AM
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Mimi Foster
Falcon Property Solutions - Colorado Springs, CO
Voted Colorado Springs Best Realtor

Lot of money to be made in pursuing this warm market.

Oct 12, 2016 05:50 AM
Rainmaker
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William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

Yes and I got slapped!!

Oct 12, 2016 09:58 AM
Rainmaker
796,132
Susan Laxson CRS
Premier Sotheby's International Realty - Naples, FL
The Michelle Thomas Team

No, because I have usually found them defensive and at this stage in my career, they require too much of my energy to convert much less give them a hug.

Oct 12, 2016 08:14 AM
Rainmaker
508,643
Susie Kay
Ultra Real Estate Dallas Fort Worth - Plano, TX
North Dallas Specialist

I've closed on fsbo a few times, I bring the buyers :)

Oct 12, 2016 05:47 AM
Rainmaker
864,358
Les & Sarah Oswald
Realty One Group - Eastvale, CA
Broker, Realtor and Investor

Don't see many FSBO in my neck of the woods. So yes...I do give them a huge hug when they become visible.

Oct 16, 2016 12:33 PM
Rainmaker
826,972
Olga Simoncelli
Veritas Prime, LLC dba Veritas Prime Real Estate - New Fairfield, CT
CONSULTANT, Real Estate Services & Risk Management

We're usually not that intimate. Wait, I lie - played tennis with one a few days ago and we hugged "hello". 

Oct 13, 2016 05:36 AM
Rainmaker
1,394,019
Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

Since I have one listing that is essentially a FSBO for now, I'll go hug myself.

Oct 13, 2016 02:55 AM
Rainmaker
923,223
Jennifer Mackay
Counts Real Estate Group, Inc. - Panama City, FL
Your Bay County Florida Realtor 850.774.6582

Not a hugger myself, but I do market to FSBO's - not following your link either

Oct 13, 2016 12:25 AM
Rainmaker
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Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
agent & author

Got one now but not exactly at the hugging stage or even close

Oct 12, 2016 11:47 PM
Rainmaker
4,263,846
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Not as much as I should! Great listing source!

Oct 12, 2016 11:12 PM
Rainmaker
3,338,251
Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
One of the Manchester NH's area Leading Agents

Very often, and when their home doesnt sell, they come to me to sell it.

Oct 12, 2016 10:46 PM
Rainmaker
3,070,134
Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Serving the Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale Metropolitan Area - Scottsdale, AZ
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty

Mary Yonkers nailed this one!

Oct 12, 2016 10:19 PM
Rainmaker
4,088,062
Richard Weeks
Dallas, TX
REALTOR®, Broker

Are you crazy it's almost flu season.

Oct 12, 2016 09:50 PM
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Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

Don (James) Shab - not that I'd like to do! I have a different path for my leads - at least for now.

Oct 12, 2016 03:05 PM
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
eXp Realty of California, Inc. - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

Nope I don't pursue them

Oct 12, 2016 02:36 PM
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Lise Howe
Keller Williams Capital Properties - Washington, DC
Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC

oh - so much to do -- so little time! 

Oct 12, 2016 12:58 PM
Rainmaker
1,771,430
Noah Seidenberg
Coldwell Banker - Evanston, IL
Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917

No but I see a couple that are sitting and not moving and I laugh when I drive by.

Oct 12, 2016 12:10 PM
Rainmaker
4,209,269
Dorie Dillard Austin TX
Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
NW Austin ~ Canyon Creek and Spicewood/Balcones

I'm with Susan Emo ..build it and they will come..I don't chase clients.

Oct 12, 2016 11:34 AM
Rainmaker
5,646,817
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Don,

I am of the same opinion as Susan Emo 

Oct 12, 2016 08:55 AM
Rainmaker
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Debbie Laity
Cedaredge Land Company - Cedaredge, CO
Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO

That's not a bad idea. 

Oct 12, 2016 08:35 AM
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Fred Griffin Florida Real Estate
Fred Griffin Real Estate - Tallahassee, FL
Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker

No.

 

Oct 12, 2016 08:11 AM
Rainmaker
1,157,535
FN LN
Toronto, ON

No.

Oct 12, 2016 06:32 AM
Rainmaker
4,994,854
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

I have not been successful in converting a FSBO.

Oct 14, 2016 07:49 AM
Rainmaker
1,707,423
Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

No thanks, I don't believe in working that hard but respect those good at doing it.

Oct 13, 2016 04:22 AM
Rainmaker
1,644,357
Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

We look as effort with a stronger ROI than the FSBO market yields.

Oct 13, 2016 12:22 AM
Rainmaker
4,138,773
Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

No hugging but I have approached a few over the years.  

Oct 12, 2016 11:40 PM
Rainmaker
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Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

Thanks

Oct 12, 2016 10:20 PM
Rainmaker
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Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

I avoid FSBO's like the plague. But thanks for the offer. But, PS, this is not the place to hawk your wares.

Oct 12, 2016 04:58 PM
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Patricia Kennedy
RLAH Real Estate - Washington, DC
Home in the Capital

Not me!

Oct 12, 2016 04:13 PM
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Debbie Reynolds, C21 Platinum Properties
Platinum Properties- (931)771-9070 - Clarksville, TN
The Dedicated Clarksville TN Realtor-(931)320-6730

I have not and do not work that segment of the market unless I know the seller.

Oct 12, 2016 11:39 AM
Rainmaker
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Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

No.

 

Oct 12, 2016 10:42 AM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, EXP - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

Not lately

 

Oct 12, 2016 09:44 AM