Annette  Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041, Making FLORIDA Real Estate EZ  (ReMax Realtec Group)

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Alan May
Jameson Sotheby's International Realty - Evanston, IL
Helping you find your way home.

Is this her?

Oct 18, 2017 05:51 AM
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Candice A. Donofrio
Next Wave RE Investments LLC Bullhead City AZ Commercial RE Broker - Fort Mohave, AZ
928-201-4BHC (4242) call/text

Buyer either just got sticker shock, or buyer is expecting an impossible deal.

Oct 18, 2017 05:40 AM
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Nina Hollander
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Charlotte, NC
Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor

Buyer may not know what values are in the market.

Oct 18, 2017 05:17 AM
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Annette,

This buyer should stay away from California...A

Oct 18, 2017 08:02 AM
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Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor e-Pro, CRS, RCS-D, Vets
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
& Host of Postcards From Success Podcast

I get calls on listings all the time where when I'm asked the price, they reply "that's out of my budget." which tells me they do need a Realtor and they are wasting their time without one.

Oct 18, 2017 06:31 AM
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
Solutions Real Estate - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

He or she is not familiar with the market values in the local area

Oct 18, 2017 07:09 AM
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Sam Shueh
(408) 425-1601 - San Jose, CA
mba, cdpe, reopro, pe

At an open house this realtor came back three times, each time called me while all high offers poured in.  I told him early this home sellers will counter back with multiple offer but will not do two or three times to blow the neighborhood home prices.  He came back with the lowest offer and was not countered. Rec'd a real nasty note after eMail sent out to all not accepted. "I work so hard signed 100 pages of disclosures  & reports. If we ever cross each other's path I will get it even with you".  He needs to know in this market if you are thinking sellers will consider your low offer below the market you should not mislead your client to believe it will get you to places.

Oct 18, 2017 07:02 AM
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Fred Griffin, on leave of absence from ActiveRain
Fred Griffin Real Estate - Tallahassee, FL
Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker

  Fish or cut bait.

Oct 18, 2017 06:44 AM
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Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Geneva Financial, Llc. - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

As Candice A. Donofrio wrote. 

Oct 18, 2017 06:36 AM
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Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041 This home might meet his criteria, but it does not meet this budget. He needs to come down to earth and purchase something within his price range.

Oct 18, 2017 06:35 AM
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Lyn Sims
RE/MAX Suburban - Schaumburg, IL
Schaumburg IL Real Estate

He is unprepared to buy even though he boasts otherwise. He also has no idea how much things cost. 

Why is buyer reviewing sold homes? You can't buy them & the chances of those particular styles coming up again in those same conditions is nil to zero. Better chances with the lotto.

Why didn't he pull the trigger before?

Oct 18, 2017 05:10 AM
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William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

Has Champagne taste on a Beer budget

Oct 18, 2017 05:32 PM
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Mary Yonkers
Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate - Erie, PA
Erie/PA Real Estate Instructor

House

Offer him this one

 

Oct 18, 2017 11:53 AM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

Not a real buyer/doesn't realize the value of properties.  Thinks $330k is a lot of money... obviously he isn't from California!!

Oct 18, 2017 10:31 AM
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Kathleen Daniels
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
San Jose Homes for Sale-Probate & Trust Specialist

Buyer, based on what you have shared, would appear to be clueless about the market. 

Oct 18, 2017 09:56 AM
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Gary L. Waters Broker Associate, Bucci Realty
Bucci Realty, Inc. - Melbourne, FL
Fifteen Years Experience in Brevard County

Not motivated...unrealistic view of the world.... something for nothing mantra....

 

Oct 18, 2017 09:06 AM
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J.R. Schloemer, CRS
Kentucky Select Properties - Louisville, KY

Just another day in paradise.

I had some buyers and I would ask what they wanted to offer. They went in with three low offers. Fourth time around they asked my opinion, I told them, and they bought a new home.

Oct 18, 2017 07:39 AM
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Carol Williams
Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals. - Wenatchee, WA
Retired Agent / Broker / Property Manager

Their stars (desires and budget) are not properly aligned.

Oct 18, 2017 07:20 AM
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Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

I have buyers like this.  They want what they can't have and don't want to pay what it's worth.

Oct 18, 2017 06:41 AM
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Doug Dawes
Keller Williams Realty - Topsfield, MA - Georgetown, MA
Your Personal Realtor®

Maybe the buyer is overwhelmed by the price?

Oct 18, 2017 06:35 AM
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Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Good question for a prospect.

Oct 18, 2017 06:27 AM
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Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
agent & author

He needed cold water splashed on his face way before this....

Oct 18, 2017 06:05 AM
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Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM
Harry Norman, REALTORS® - Atlanta, GA
Associate Broker

Thanks for sharing Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041 

Oct 18, 2017 05:38 AM
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Nathan Gesner
American West Realty and Management - Cody, WY
Broker / Property Manager

I'm getting the "deer in the headlights" look myself...

Maybe it's because they are procrastinators? Champagne tastes on a beer budget? Big eyes?

Oct 18, 2017 05:27 AM
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Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
One of the Manchester NH's area Leading Agents

When i am a buyers buyer broker, i would answer with what my opinion was. Before i do, i like to learn my buyer, know their wants, needs and such as what i like may not be what they like and what they want or need, may not be my needs. I always check comps of homes we see and if it is a good deal i tell them. If a bad deal, i can quote comps and let them decide. 

Oct 18, 2017 05:10 AM
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Jennifer Mackay
Counts Real Estate Group, Inc. - Panama City, FL
Your Bay County Florida Realtor 850.774.6582

We know the buyer was probably on Z or T doing their hunting not using your site LOL

Oct 18, 2017 05:35 PM
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Jeff Pearl
RE/MAX Distinctive / LIC in VA - Lovettsville, VA
Full Service Full Time Realtor

Buyer shouldn't go to open houses of properties he can't afford.

Oct 18, 2017 05:29 PM
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Peter Testa
Nationwide Homes - Danbury, CT
PETER TESTA

They aren't up-to-speed on local prices. 

Oct 18, 2017 10:26 AM
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Libby Cousins
Extraordinary Processing - Spokane, WA
Contract Mortgage Processor, licensed in WA

That the buyer likely isn't aware of the market conditions. If the buyer saw it during an open house, wouldn't they be relatively aware of the sales price unless there was a bidding war?

Oct 18, 2017 09:00 AM
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Michael J. Perry
KW Elite - Lancaster, PA
Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist

A Looker ?

Oct 18, 2017 08:27 AM
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Kasey & John Boles
Jon Gosche Real Estate, LLC - BoiseMeridianRealEstate.com - Boise, ID
Boise & Meridian, ID Ada/Canyon/Gem/Boise Counties

Buyer wants something they can't afford. Either they don't know the market or they think they are the only buyer that will find a gem that fits their requirements and price range.-Kasey

Oct 18, 2017 08:16 AM
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Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team

the buyer is not familiar with the market.... needs to see some comps...

Oct 18, 2017 07:55 AM
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Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Reality has not set in yet about the price necessary to get what he wants!

Oct 18, 2017 06:54 AM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities - Stevens Point, WI
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Buyer needs to spend more time shopping online and comparing prices.

Oct 18, 2017 06:45 AM
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Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

Not enought info to say.

Oct 19, 2017 04:06 AM
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Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty - Scottsdale, AZ
Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ

Clueless?? 

Oct 19, 2017 03:54 AM
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Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

Good luck with her.

Oct 19, 2017 02:46 AM
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Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
Realtor® • Green • GRI • HAFA • PSC Calabasas CA

Shoulda choulda woulda person who wants something but still not really to get real. 

Oct 18, 2017 11:09 PM
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Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

Wait!

Jun 14, 2018 08:45 PM
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Dave Martin (703) 585-4687
Fairfax Realty - Fairfax, VA
Making Realty Dreams a Reality #WeWillGetYouHome

That perhaps they bare a strong resemblance to Bambi? LOL

Jan 08, 2018 04:02 PM
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Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Sometimes it does take a while for buyers to grasp the reality of pricing.

Oct 21, 2017 07:02 AM
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Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

interesting  already sold

 

Oct 20, 2017 11:45 AM