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By Tammy Bruce
Sheryl Sandberg, Beyonce are bossy women trying to ban bossy from our vocabulary
Topic - Elley Kott
A house sits beside a cemetery; a dog barks; loud, ominous noises rumble past. No, this isn't the setting for a horror movie, but this type of situation can be a nightmare for home sellers and Realtors.
The location, the time of year, the economy — these are just some of the factors that can impede the sale of a property. But talk to Realtors, and they say one of the biggest impediments to successful sales often is the homeowners themselves — particularly the ones who are trying the most to be helpful.
Elley Kott, a member of the board of directors with the Greater Capital Area Association of Realtors and a Realtor with Long & Foster in Bethesda, said it's not uncommon for homeowners to gossip about the neighbors — another no-no.
'Great — I'm going to have to sell this house to a deaf person,'