If honesty is the best medicine, it’s a cure that Mimi Foster, a Colorado listing agent, believes in. Take a peek at a piece of prose she crafted to sell a distressed home.
If you dream of owning your own little slice of hell and turning it into a piece of heaven, then look no further! This house is not for the faint of heart but for that special person who can see through the rough diamond to the polished gem inside.
“When I was writing that description, my initial description was so much more raw. I kept toning it down, for fear it was too honest,” Foster says of the five-bedroom house she is calling an “investor special” in Colorado Springs, CO.
One crucial factor that she tried to avoid in the sale of the five-bedroom home? The element of surprise.
“It was important to me that nobody walked into that …