This week, Jim Reppond discusses some of the new required forms that are being used within the offer and escrow process. Also, tune in for Jim.s recap of the Seattle Real Estate Market Conditions and other valuable ideas in this informative podcast from the Seattle Specialist.
In the last couple of years we have seen a number of strategies to strengthen offers made on homes in order to win out in multiple-offer situations. Probably the most common is to do a “pre-inspection” of the property with a building inspector, then waive the Inspection contingency. This assures the Seller you will not just walk away after your inspection if you change your mind. There is now even a check box on the second page of the NWMLS Form 35 Inspection Contingency for the Buyer to acknowledge they are waiving the right to an inspection Contingency. [Read more…] about Waiving the Financing Contingency