With the booming number of home-selling sites popping up every day, and Google able to translate any house-speak that’s needed, a lot of people are considering forgoing realtors when buying homes. Unfortunately, this puts them at risk since most people aren’t educated on the market and on how they can get the best price when buying or selling.
If you want to buy or sell a home, and avoid common pitfalls, here’s what you’ll need to do to get an all-star realtor.
Compare Online Reviews
A great thing about the internet is that you can get reviews of anything and anyone. People are quick to put their opinions out there to encourage, or scare away, potential clients for realtors. Although not every review is useful, many of them together can be an excellent tool to help you know what to expect.
Pay attention to how quickly people say they were able to find a home, how much commission they paid, and how recently they worked with these realtors. Be careful not to go through a realtor’s site for these reviews, because those can often be biased or chosen because they reflect well on the realtor.
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