Twice in One Week - Dealing with Difficult Agents
By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
Twice in One Week - Dealing with Difficult Agents Call them what you will. You may consider them colleagues or competitors, but we agree to cooperate with them and to help each other to make the transaction experience better for our clients in the end. But some of the fellow agents we encounter almost seem to be practicing real estate with blinders on.In the past week, I've encountered two such difficult agents. One of these agents made an error in a purchase agreement, forgetting to put a survey contingency into an offer and then insisting that our seller client pay for a survey map.The other agent neglected to advise his client that they should have a home inspection and also failed to advise their client that they should schedule and attend a final walk-through.Both of these agents d...