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Finally I have had an offer on my flat

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DillyDally Thu 24-Feb-05 15:09:00

sadly it is below what I want, but perhaps it is a sign of good things starting to happen on the housing market

zubb Thu 24-Feb-05 15:23:36

Is it a first offer - are they likely to come back with more?

DillyDally Thu 24-Feb-05 15:25:37

I hope so, it was 12% below the asking price and the estate agent told me to reject.

zubb Thu 24-Feb-05 15:31:03

what will you accept? anything under, or are you holding out for asking price?

DillyDally Thu 24-Feb-05 15:46:09

Willing to accept less than asking price but have dropped price before christmas (to a reasonable level i.e. 35k below what first estate agent wanted to market it at) and the offer the person put was below what the flat underneath me sold for - minus a car parking space a year ago.
Does that seem reasonable?
terrible wording in this post sorry.

JoolsToo Thu 24-Feb-05 15:46:38

don't tell GDG she'll be !

DillyDally Thu 24-Feb-05 15:49:29

My lips are has been on the market since august though if it makes anyone feel any better.

JoolsToo Thu 24-Feb-05 15:49:58

her house has been on since July - no offers yet

DillyDally Thu 24-Feb-05 15:51:24

has she checked out the website that tells you how much your neighbours bought their houses for? i think it was but can check, it is grim reading.

JoolsToo Thu 24-Feb-05 15:52:02

she sure has and so have I - its a great site!

DillyDally Thu 24-Feb-05 15:53:21

well the offer I received was below everything on that list and I promise you I don't live in that much squalor. (the flats are identical)

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