Monthly Archive:: March 2008

Author Chat: Tracey Rumsey

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey Mortgage expert Tracey Rumsey, author of Saving the Deal (AMACOM, 2008), responds to your questions about how you can avoid potential transaction deal killers. What’s the most common deal killer in a transaction that you’ve...
March 31, 2008

Saving the Deal: 5 Common Deal Killers

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey QUICK SKIM Your buyer found the perfect home. Your seller found the perfect buyer. Yet, as you near closing, all types of title, mortgage, appraisal, and home inspection problems can keep you from closing. Mortgage...
March 20, 2008

Top 10 Business & Investing Books (3/11/08)

Here are the latest top selling books about business and investing from Amazon.com: 1. Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions, By Dan Ariely 2. The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich,...
March 11, 2008

Upcoming Author Chat With Tracey Rumsey

Saving the Deal author Tracey Rumsey is ready to answer your questions about preventing deal killers from entering your real estate transactions. The Weekly Book Scan has an author chat scheduled with Rumsey at the end of the month,...
March 6, 2008

What They’re Reading Now (3/03/08)

Real estate pros share with us what books they’re currently reading and whether it’s worth the read. Never Eat Alone (Currency, 2005), By Keith Ferrazzi and Tahl Raz “This book is a must read for all new agents. The...