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Whitelaw and Sons Real Estate Morgan Hill
Whitelaw and Sons Real Estate Morgan Hill
real estate love letters return

Written by Robert Whitelaw, Realtor®/Broker/Owner

Born and raised in Silicon Valley, Robert has helped clients successfully buy, sell and invest in real estate from Palo Alto to Gilroy and Los Gatos - and beyond! Robert rates his success on providing the highest level of value to his clients.

April 11, 2022

As we suggested, this Oregon law prohibiting real estate love letters did not survive a legal challenge.

The first amendment is first for a reason

​We chatted about real estate love letters in a podcast last year.

The state of Oregon felt that they needed to weigh in on the subject of whether or not buyers should be allowed to submit a letter with their offer on a home. The idea that any law makers would think they have the authority to so fundamentally interfere with the right to free speech was a bit of a stunner.

However, as we suggested might happen, that law has been challenged and struck down.

So what should we do about love letters now?

With those love letters now established as protected speech, what should buyers, sellers and investors be thinking and doing about real estate love letters? Well first, we should embrace them as a valuable tool. Even if you are a seller that does not want to hear any emotional appeals from buyers, I believe you should happily allow them. Lets talk about that.

 

Related Articles:

https://magazine.realtor/daily-news/2022/03/08/federal-court-blocks-love-letter-ban

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