Use a Buyer's Agent (Tips for Buyers)

Dated: March 11 2020

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It’s important that you choose an experienced agent who is there for you. Your agent should be actively finding you potential homes, keeping you informed of the entire process, negotiating furiously on your behalf, and answering all of your questions with competence and speed.

First, find an agent who represents you and not the seller. This is beneficial during the negotiation process. If you are working with a buyer’s agent, he or she is required not to tell the seller of your top choice. In addition, he or she is also focused on getting you the lowest asking price.

Also, when you use a buyer’s agent, you will see more properties. Not only are they plugged into their Multiple Listing Service, but they are also actively finding homes that are listed as FSBO, or homes that sellers are thinking about listing.

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Carlos Credle

My name is Carlos Credle and I'm Mr. Everything Real Estate. I’ve been selling and negotiating most of my life. At age 11, I was credited with the purchase of my first home, when I convinced my pare....

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