The home buying process is exciting and fun, but can also be complicated, stressful and overwhelming. By working with a buyer’s agent, you will maximize your chance of success and minimize the amount of time spent trying to keep track of all the details. There are many benefits to using a buyer’s agent, but here are our top four!
They can find the right properties for you.
When starting your search, generally you will already have a list of must-haves and nice-to-haves for your new home. Your buyer’s agent will have access to extensive search resources and all the new listings hitting the market, so they can ensure you are looking at homes that meet most, if not all, of your criteria.
They know the background.
Experienced buyer’s agents have a breadth of knowledge on different neighborhoods in the area. They can let you know what similar homes in the area have recently sold for, if there are any new commercial projects on the horizon, what the nearby schools have to offer and more.
They are in your corner during negotiations.
A buyer’s agent is your advocate when it comes time to put in an offer and negotiate. They have your best interest in mind, understand what you are looking for, and can help you get the best price and terms for the home.
They provide trusted recommendations.
Buyer’s agents that have been in the business for several years have likely built strong relationships with professionals in other parts of the industry. Turn to your agent when you are ready to find a mortgage lender, home inspector, moving company, etc.
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