Counter offer strategyOn a short sale purchase, is it advisable or of any advantage to counteroffer a lender's counter by requesting that the lending bank cover closing costs? May 21 2010 - Poway00YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.