July 6, 2010

Realtor Rumors & Tall Tales

“It Was THIS Big! No, It Was THIS Big!” First, stipulate that Realtors as a group are a talkative bunch. Then, consider that listing agents (at least good ones) hold any sales details very close to the vest — at least until closing. The result is an active rumor mill surrounding the status and disposition...
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"Tree Removal Services, Tree Removal Extra"

Ala Carte Pricing No, that’s not a headline from The Onion; that’s how tree removal contractors really charge. In the course of collecting a couple bids last week, I discovered that the quoted price for at least two local companies only includes cutting down the tree. Removing it is an extra charge. So is getting...
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