Q: Is it realtor fraud when realtor overprices a home in favor of the seller due to relationship with seller?
Tax assessment for the year purchased was $50000 dollars under the amount being asked. When I offered less than asking and more than tax value I was told that if my offer was to be considered I had to give a serious offer. I was reluctant to make higher offer but feeling pressure to buy I raised the offer. I later learned that there was a family relation between realtor and seller.
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