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Old 12-20-2008, 11:22 AM
 
Location: Wouldn't you like to know?
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Now developers are offering cars to entice home buyers. First plasma's, then trips, now cars........

Developer offers free car to entice home buyers | WCNC.com | Local News for Charlotte, North Carolina | Top Stories (http://www.wcnc.com/news/topstories/stories/wcnc-121908-sjf-freecarhome.7d4cba6d.html - broken link)

I guess some fool will actually think this is a good deal when they should actually be negotiating 20K off the price of the house or closing costs and price of the house.

I don't believe 1 second that a developer cares about the "current residents losing value in their homes". He only cares about how it would affect his pocket.

Also, the freebie above is the EXACT reason why I give it to realtors who come on here and spew "% of list price" #'s".....if some fool gets the car, the value of the car (concession) won't show up in the numbers.....BUT you'll never hear a realtor tell you that....they'll just hide behind the #'s that they copy and past from the Carolina MLS.
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Old 12-20-2008, 02:20 PM
 
Location: Some got six month some got one solid. But me and my buddies all got lifetime here
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I would've loved to have seen that blank between the quotations filled with the words "trips to the Bunny Ranch".
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Old 12-20-2008, 02:39 PM
 
Location: MN
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Free car? More like the car price is added in to the price of house.
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Old 12-20-2008, 03:10 PM
 
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He didn't reach very deep in his pocket did he? The LEAST he could have done was offer "One free With Purchase"! Now THAT'S a Deal! I could live in one house and my wife in the other.Really would cut down on my chore list wouldn't it? ("Hey, where's that SOB hiding now?")

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