I remember it like it was yesterday. I had found the home of my dreams, and my real estate agent was trying to make a deal. Unfortunately, the sellers wouldn't budget on the sales price, and I was left wondering if I could foot the bill for closing costs. I was devastated, and I didn't know what to do. However, my agent asked me to trust him while he offered a tremendously low amount, coupled with amenities like home warranties and closing cost allowances. I was scared, but I decided to go with it. Believe it or not, he pulled it off--saving me thousands of dollars. This blog is all about trusting your real estate broker and letting him or her do their job.
If you are looking to buy a home in the near future, you can choose to go through this process on your own or you can choose to hire a real estate agent to help you. While it certainly is possible to complete this process without professional assistance, most home buyers find that having a knowledgable real estate agent in their corner is definitely the better option. Continue reading to learn more about three of the primary reasons why you should always hire a real estate agent when buying a home. [Read More]