‘You’re not buying that house, are you?’

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Unless you have no sense of humor, never smile, never laugh, and wear a pocket protector for your pens (indicating you are overly cautious), you will thoroughly enjoy Frank Cook's latest real estate disclosure book, "You're not Buying That House are You?" In addition to being a semi-serious real estate "how to buy a home book," bookstores and libraries should also shelve it in the humor section. I never realized Frank Cook, a long-time real estate journalist whom I have met at several real estate industry conventions, could be so funny without losing his serious perspective. This new book almost made me want to go out and buy a home because he makes it sound so easy and so much fun. Purchase Bob Bruss reports online. For example, Cook says, "The good news is you are in charge of this deal. Of course, that's also the bad news. If you screw this thing up, you're going to have no one to blame but yourself." That indicates the author's fun-loving style, which, interjected with moments...