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Thread: Do you nudge the nudge?

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    New Fish; Learning About Thick Skin
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    Talking Do you nudge the nudge?

    I finally got an offer of representation and had a full week to make my decision -- so got busy contacting all other agents that had my query/full. I heard good things from them, but the clock ticks closer to the one-week mark and haven't yet heard anything (granted, it's only been like 3 days). Since the deadline is so soon, is it advisable to send another email checking on my status, maybe a day or two before the deadline?

    Thanks!

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    Such a nasty woman SuperModerator Old Hack's Avatar
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    Leave them alone.

    They know you have an offer. If they're interested they'll come back to you.

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    I come in peace Earthling's Avatar
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    Definitely not.
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    Well done, though

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    Nope, I didn't nudge. Like OH said, if they're interested, they'll let you know. They know your deadline. FWIW, I nudged 10-12 agents when I got an offer, and about 5 never responded. It happens.
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    New Fish; Learning About Thick Skin
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    Thank you everyone! I'm wondering how likely it is to get a counter-offer in this short time frame. I hate to nudge, so I'm glad to hear that I shouldn't nudge again. Very stressful time, though!

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