Red Oak Realty had to create a special contingency for a Bay Area property because the seller is trapped in the Wuhan Province, ground zero of coronavirus
by Patrick Kearns Feb 24
Opinion
Less than 10 percent of for sale by owner sellers actually succeed, but what is it, actually, that prevents FSBO sellers from being able to close their property sale?
by Bill Gassett Jan 16
Opinion
Sometimes sellers need a lesson in what not to do to follow their agent's best advice
by Cara Ameer Jan 8
Home sale contingencies come in all shapes and size. Here are some strategies for pushing ahead when they threaten to derail or significantly slow down a transaction
by Cara Ameer Jun 12
Going above the asking price doesn't always sweeten the deal
by ActiveRain Aug 8
Buyers tying up one property, making offers on others in the hopes of obtaining a better deal
by Bernice Ross May 9
Too many contingencies can put buyers at a competitive disadvantage
by Dian Hymer Feb 4
When contingencies are involved, expect the unexpected
by Dian Hymer Jan 28
Available homes go to the swift, ready and aggressive
by Andrea V. Brambila Oct 1
Protect yourself from financial disaster
by Benny Kass Sep 11
Stand your ground even if agent advises against them
by Benny Kass Aug 28
Seemingly ideal situation can become legal nightmare
by Dian Hymer Jul 2
In today's market, sellers may be wise to compromise with buyers
by Dian Hymer May 21
Penalty may apply even with contingency in place
by Dian Hymer Sep 12