You are ready to buy a home! The first
place to start is by finding an experienced REALTOR® to help you. The
right real estate professional can guide you through the entire process and
help you to find your dream home. Remember
you will be spending a lot of time talking to and working with your chosen
REALTOR, so make sure it is someone you really think you can work with. A REALTOR who meets your needs by providing expert advice, high
professional standards, and convenience can help ensure that the process is
a successful, rewarding experience.
REALTOR can provide valuable assistance. Here are some “Key Factors” in selecting the right Real Estate
Reputation for honesty, integrity and fairness
High Professional standards
REALTOR – a member of the National Association of REALTORS
Comprehensive marketing programs, including a strong Internet
Online technologies to enhance home-selling
Commitment to customer satisfaction
Skilled and Knowledgeable
Expert guidance through a complex process
Insight about homes and communities
Vigilance for market dynamics
Advice on critical issues
Support through emotional decisions
Legwork to help complete the transaction
following are some questions to ask the agent you are considering working
Do you represent the buyer or the seller?
2. Are there any fees and who pays them?
How much time will you be able to spend with me in my home search?
Are you a full-time REALTOR®?
How often will you communicate with me and how can I contact you?
Do you have access to the Multiple Listing Service in your area and
Are you able to show me all the homes listed in my price range,
including those listed by other agencies?
Are you able to e-mail me new listings immediately as they come on
Will you show me the comparative pricing and sales for any
neighborhood or area that I may consider purchasing a home in?
Can you help me with local attorneys and home inspectors?
you've found the right REALTOR to represent you, they can help you complete
all of the steps necessary in achieving your goal of buying your home.
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