Most property managers really tick me off

For some folks, arrogance knows no bounds. (Image from the New Yorker.)

Possibly the biggest bane facing buyers, sellers and their brokers is property managers. You’d be hard-pressed to find one of us who praises any of them.

In a purchase of a Chelsea co-op that finally is scheduled to close on Thursday, the behavior of the  property manager of the building in which my buyer will live strains credulity.

It took this dame one and a half weeks to get back to the listing broker and me – only by e-mail – regarding the hefty board application that we submitted.  Her delay alone is unacceptable. Continue reading