The 10 weirdest reasons real estate agents lost the listing

  • Realtors have faced rejection for just about every reason under the sun -- from price disputes to cult-related accusations.
  • In many cases, clients who reject agents for reasons that aren’t rooted in logic end up struggling to sell their properties in a timely manner.
  • Losing a listing for untraditional reasons can give you a better perspective on what’s truly important.

One morning, Manhattan real estate broker Mitchell Hall was supposed to pick up a signed listing from a client. When he got word that his father had passed away, he headed to the hospital instead.