My issue is here, if I place the house in the official channels and as said I limit the buyers group then the house will be on the market for several months until we can really promote it. This would put us in a disadvantage in terms of negotiations as the buyers would ask, why hasn't this house sold? What is wrong with it? Why is it on the market for several months?
Yes, we will put the house up for sale maybe in May or early June and then the timing is right. The only reason we have already started is that we had several people interested already and they had asked us if they can see the house.
So we have a contract with a real estate agent and all inquiries will be handled through her. I just wanted to get the word out, that's why I listed the house on Zillow and wanted to do the same here on Trulia.
We have already received an offer from the first person who has seen the house but we rejected it as too low. There is absolutely no inventory in that price range here in McLean and I have no doubt that we can sell our house quickly.
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Selling a house is also like being a little pregnant; either you are, or you ain't!
As you have seen, you will still attract offers, so....
As your Realtor probably told you, there you have flexibility; you can explaine to the Offeree that you don't want to move right away, (early in the process):
You can include a 60 or even 90 day Escrow,
You can include a Rent-Back,
You can include a 14 day answering period on Offers, so that you can "collect" the right offer.
You just have to communicate with everybody and you have to be professional too.