It's so easy to act superior and critical on these threads, sadly, when you do that you come off as pathetic.
Yeah, I'm sure you will come back and make nasty remarks about me. Bring it.
I know this agent. She is a professional and is a good person. The fact that she didn't just delete this thread, speaks volumes of her character. When you relish the act of humiliating someone openly, it shows everyone you lack of self worth and respect.
We should encourage not discourage questions from anyone be they professionals new to the game or people outside the RE community looking for sound, logical and reliable information.
I sometimes think that some answers are rushed and not well thought out just so contributors can rack up points. I would rather take time on the questions I answer and go for a more qualitative as opposed to quantitative answer. I often research and follow up with links that will provide guidance and solutions to questions.
Folks are seeking Trulia out because it's an online go to venue for folks with legitimate questions or contributions to share. I do think Trulia members should always act professionally and respectfully at all times.
However, I will agree that many people post here simply to rack up numbers and don't really offer a lot.