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Subject:  Re: Five day home sale Date:  5/27/2013  5:56 AM
Author:  TMFPMarti Number:  125394 of 128075

Also, what happens when we have an offer? How do we close the deal? We probably need some professional to officiate the transaction. Who? How do we find him/her?

Frankly, I don't think much of the book if it didn't address these questions. Since you're asking these questions I'd suggest you sit down with a lawyer as step one of the process. It'll be worth the money.

If you want to go it alone, it can be done. The first thing you'll need is an offer and acceptance, IOW, a contract. When we sold my parents' house I went to a business forms outlet and bought a form su