Karl Forell Real Estate Agent at Century 21 Cedarwood

Karl Forell

Real Estate Agent at
Century 21 Cedarwood

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Agent Highlights

Karl is a top selling Lansing agent - having sold over 52% more properties in Lansing than the average agent.
Karl gets the job done - completing more sales than the average Lansing agent by 4%.

More about Karl Forell

With years of experience (since 1991), let me help you make good choices as to what your home needs, and prepare it for the market, without spending non-returnable valueless dollars. I want to sell your home; Let's get it right! When I list your home I email, text or call my list of hundreds of former buyers and sellers. They may have a brother , sister, uncle, aunt, etc. looking for a home… Besides that we also send your listing to over 600 websites (5 or 6 do 95% of the business). You will get an email report of all the activity and where it comes from every two weeks. And last, but not least we are Century 21! #1 in All the World. What sets me apart from the others? My approach to working with sellers helps me a great deal with buyers who have questions and concerns about home we are viewing. What do I look at as a buyer that could be a problem later on? I specialize in ...
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License Number

6501257279

Karl earned the Best of HomeLight Award in 2018 for being in the Top 1% of agents in the area.

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Karl Forell's Reviews & Ratings

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  • Karl and I connected, but did no business

      I had the misfortune of working with Mr. Forell. I was an extremely serious buyer with intentions of buying a certain home. This will be my second house purchase. During my first house purchase I found myself running into the problem of putting CASH offers on houses and somehow right before i'd try to buy them they would sell. So with this house purchase I didn't want to make the same mistake, so I found a home I wanted to see that looked beautiful and exactly what i was looking for right down to the kitchen layout and location. I expected the home to have some problems based on the price point which I could have easily been able to afford. So I wasn't looking to mess around this time. As I stated previously unfortunately I had Karl Forell which I will gladly go into detail about our THREE phone conversations we had. Phone conversation 1 (6 Minutes) 12:03PM(February 18, 2019): I was connected to him via "Alex from Zillow." After becoming in contact with Karl I explained my entire situation and what I was looking to accomplish. He seemed like he was the PERFECT realtor at first and I was so hopeful. Phone Conversation 2 (7 Minutes) 5:46PM (February 18, 2019): We went more in detail about the two properties, and I told him about my concerns with the properties. Which he went on to say my concerns were not problems TEXT MESSAGE 3:32 PM (February 20, 2019): “Hello Karl, this is xxxxxx xxxxx. What time are we looking at the house tonight? I forgot exactly what we agreed upon.” Phone conversation 3 (2 Minute call) 4:33PM (February 20, 2019): I start the call saying “Hello Karl, I just wanted to confirm if you got my text?” I think he may have misunderstood and replied “Yes, I receive texts.” After knowing he got my text I became a bit frustrated but continued the conversation with high hopes. I then said “Are we still on for the showing tonight?” He says “What showing? You never got back with me?” Looking back on my emails I never received ANYTHING from Karl Forell other than “Alex from Zillow” sending me over his information. I was the only one who made contact and at that point I knew he didn’t take me seriously whatsoever.I went on to say "All I’m waiting on is being able to see this home. I honestly don’t have time. If I need to I will contact the listing agent because I just want to get into the home as soon as possible” He replied “Go ahead and work with the listing agent” and hung up. Immediately I go to call Alex to inform her about what had happen and she didn’t seem to care and even seemed annoyed. I already waited a full TWO days to ACCOMMODATE HIS SCHEDULE. He doesn’t care at all about your time unless you have deeper pockets than the next guy. I have never wrote a review in my life but I can’t believe he had the audacity to waste my time like that. I find Mr. Forell to be an extremely inconsiderate man who only cares about himself. I would never work with him again and I don't advise you to.

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