Posted by Larry in Florida on April 03, 2006 at 16:29:18:
Then how about offering them a flat fee, say $1000, to delay their sale by two weeks.
Or, offer to buy the property from them immediately after the sale at their full cost + a modest markup if they will finance it. If they don’t want to finance it, try for a 30 day close and look for a hard money lender to step in. If there isn’t enough profit to afford a hard money loan, then go on to the next opportunity. My $.02