How to Hire a Real Estate Agent.

Eight important questions to ask your agent

Qualifications are important. However, finding a solid, professional agent means getting beyond the resume, and into what makes an agent effective. Use the following questions as your starting point in hiring your licensed, professional real estate agent:
  1. Why did you become a real estate agent?
  2. Why should I work with you?
  3. What do you do better than other real estate agents?
  4. What process will you use to help me find the right home for my particular wants and needs?
  5. What are the most common things that go wrong in a transaction and how would you handle them?
  6. What are some mistakes that you think people make when buying their first home?
  7. What other professionals do you suggest we work with and what are their credentials?
  8. Can you provide me with references or testimonials from past clients?


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July 16 2013 - Sarasota
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July 16 2013
It's funny that this boilerplate has been used 1,400,000 times by agents in the US.  I wonder who originally wrote this copy and do they care that it's been shared 1,400,000 times.
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July 16 2013
I love seeing this sighted considering most people only focus on how many years have you been in business. Truth of the matter is you could be in business for 20years and lack in many departments. Thank you for educating new buyers.
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