I've got 99 problems but the listing agent ain't one

I've got 99 problems but the listing agent ain't one


Inspired by Jeff Dowler's CRS  Are You on the “List of Agents I Want to do Business With?”

Fact of life:  Sometimes you cringe when you see the name of a listing agent by a property you think your clients will like. 

Because you know, a transaction with this agent will reveal a personality completely antithetical to his/her advertised persona.

Drama? Who needs it? Raised voices, angry words, unprofessional language, dead silence. Can we just get the job done, please?


I used to wonder what it meant when I always received a thank you note from the opposing side. Did I represent my client to the very best of my ability if everyone is still on speaking terms when it's all "said and done?"

I don't wonder anymore.


From one of our earliest AR members:  Marty Sorrentino 


Thank you Jill.


You are a true professional who keeps their head when things get tough.  I admire that in a Realtor.  It was be a pleasure to work with you now and hopefully in the future.


I called the new buyers to wish them well AND to tell them what a great agent you are.  As always, if you or anyone needs any information in the Merrick to Massapequa area, please call.  We do a lot of work in these markets.


Once again, thank you for all your hard work and patience.  I can tell you working with Equator is probably the most difficult task I have ever done in my 20 years of real estate.  I don’t recommend it to anyone and for those that consistently work short sales…..God bless them!


...and for some equally wonderful testimonials regarding Marty Sorrentino, please take a moment to check out his profile page.







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Long Island Real Estate Needs? 

Reach me @516.395.8376


Long Beach is a diverse community that is never short on entertainment. Interested in moving to Long Beach?

Don't hesitate to call me and we can begin our tour.



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Jill Sackler, NYS Real Estate Broker Associate based on Long Island's South Shore

Sunny Isles, Fl 



     Specializing in Lifecycle Real Estate Transitions

"When your family doesn't fit your family home, I can help."




©Jill Sackler 2010


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