Benefits of Using a “Buyer’s Agent”
Is the agent representing you – the buyer? or are they representing the seller? Do you know? You really should!
Be sure to check out our “What a buyer’s agent is” page.
Finding an agent who represents you and not the seller is important, especially during the negotiation process of purchasing a home. The agent should be actively finding you potential homes and keeping you informed of the entire process as well as negotiating furiously on your behalf and answering any and all of your questions with competence and speed.
Did you know.. if you are working with a buyer’s agent he or she is required to not tell the seller of your top price. He or she is will be focused on getting you – the Buyer – the lowest asking price available on your new home.
Did you know.. When using a buyer’s agent, you will see typically see more properties.
Here’s why –> Not only are they plugged into their local Multiple Listing Service but they will also be seeking homes that are listed as “For Sale By Owner” – it is their mission to find you a home – not to find a seller a buyer.