When a buyer’s inspection turns into a block party

My most heartwarming real estate moment

It was a summer evening in July when I got the call around 7 p.m. from the buyer’s agent. The inspection on my listing was complete and had gone very well, but the buyers hadn’t left the home. The agent must have heard the hesitation in my voice, “You’re still there? Everything OK?,” I said; the inspection had started at 1 p.m.