The trouble with closing all of my escrows in Hawaii this past week instead of being in Sacramento is laptop related. I know there are agents who work solely from cellphones, and that is what usually leads to complications and confusion.
Young or old, working from a tiny screen is super difficult. It's harder for me to work from a laptop over a desktop computer with a 40-inch monitor. Always tapping the wrong keys. Inconvenient screen to study multiple documents. And the edges of the laptop dig into my legs when I'm sitting cross-legged in a chair. Balancing it on a pillow is NOT a good idea.
There are days I never get up from my lanai because I'm steadily working on my laptop. So when I sat down to write about my 4th escrow closing for 2018, I reflected on the escrow. There weren't any huge disagreements and everybody performed as expected, but still, there is always a bit more work than an agent may expect. Even in a trouble-free escrow.
You can read more in my personal blog today at this link: Hamptons Village 6 Tides Edge Place Closed Escrow.
Elizabeth Weintraub is co-partner of Weintraub & Wallace Team of Top Producing Realtors, an author, home buying expert at The Balance, a Land Park resident, and a veteran real estate agent who specializes in older, classic homes in Land Park, Curtis Park, Midtown, Carmichael and East Sacramento, as well as tract homes in Elk Grove, Natomas, Roseville and Lincoln. Call Elizabeth Weintraub at 916.233.6759. Put our combined 80 years of real estate experience to work for you. Broker-Associate at RE/MAX Gold. DRE License # 00697006.
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