Where do they get these prices from?

Sometimes we suffer moments of despair. Whilst some owners are beginning to realize that, if a house has not sold for several years, it might be sensible to lower the asking price – at least if they really do want to sell – others seem to be living on another planet.

Today we went to view a property for sale. I won’t go into any further detail to avoid embarrassment to the owner, but suffice it to say that it was a perfectly pleasant house in excellent condition set in a large garden in a good location (apart from the electricity pylon close by). So far so good. Unfortunately the owner wants us to market it at a price that would buy a town house in Knightsbridge. What to do? We think we will avoid putting it on our website in order to discourage local excitement at the “value” of their similar properties!
Susan

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