Placing limits and additional restrictions on Realtors is like shooting the piano player because you don’t like the tune. The problem of affordability is much more complex and deep than any of us realize.
There is an old saying in motivational circles, "Fake it till you make it." When you encounter a high stress situation or environment where you will be judged on first impressions, the slogan is well intended.
Over the years my guitar has been heard on hundreds of records, radio jingles and TV and film soundtracks. I share this all to reflect on what 45 years of playing guitar has taught me as I relate to the world of real estate.
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