39 Shady and Embarrassing Stories Shared by Real Estate Agents
Being a realtor has always involved demanding work, but it’s become even more intense in recent years. Buyers are more frantic than ever, and the market is volatile. So, realtors must be tough cookies, capable of brushing off the demands of the profession. Thankfully, there are sizable commissions to balance out all the negatives of the trade!
Another benefit of being a realtor is hearing the bizarre backstories behind property sales. To give you an idea of the incredible gossip realtors are privy to, we’ve collected the most outlandish and entertaining tales ever told by real estate agents. Of course, all of them are true.
The only question is, which one will you like the most? Let’s find out.
The Couple That Lasted a Century
We wonder what it feels like to reach a century in age. How much of your childhood would you remember? Would life feel unbearably strange? Or would you have developed too thick of skin to care? Whatever the case, we hope these two found the peace and rest they deserved.
Unsettling Discovery in a Billionaire’s Home
Screaming Kids and Baby Daddy Arguments
The female protagonist of this next story seems like the kind of person who would be a terrible parent. How can you possibly have six children yet fail to keep even one of them under control? Wouldn’t you figure out after the first one that you’re not cut out for disciplining kids?
Working from Home
Inside a Mafia Mansion
Secret Doors Discovered by Realtors
This is one humdinger of a post! Usually, the house is more interesting than the people who live there when you visit. However, in this case, it seems the real estate agent and their clients may have gotten a little too close to the homeowner.
Finding the Home Owner’s “Special Plant”
This person performed a thorough cleaning before displaying the residence. Considering what she discovered, though, she should have done it sooner. Thankfully, this kind of discovery wouldn’t be such an issue now that marijuana has been legalized. However, back when the incident occurred, it was a problem!
The Worst Listing Ever
The Creepiest Hiding Place
Who Do? Voodoo!
The Door Must Face West
The Creepiest Caravan
Stating the Obvious
Strange Bedroom Sinks
The reply you get, though, might not be as harmless as you think. The truth behind these odd bedrooms was so amusing that it helped the realtor make a sale. The anecdote was a massive hit with university students, and we can see why.