Lighten Up: Lovers Only

February 1, 1996

"I was never too enthusiastic about open houses--turnout is usually pretty slim," says Joseph Mogel, a salesperson with Coldwell Banker--Battiste, Burlington, N.J. "But since my company was holding its annual spring open house event, I felt duty bound to participate."

During Mogel's three-hour open house, 12 young couples stopped by. "I couldn't understand the overwhelming response until I checked the newspaper ad promoting the open. It read 'Delran--Fox Chase Drive--4 bedroom/2 bath split. Separate bedroom/bath on lover level.'

"Needless to say, I got an offer," he says. Sometimes typos pay off.

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