Posts Tagged ‘real estate agents’

If you’re thinking about buying a home, you have other options aside from buying a traditional home sale, such as a foreclosure. Another type of home listing that you might come across during your search is a pre-foreclosure, which is usually referred to as a short sale. When homeowners fall behind on mortgage payments, many […]

For many college students moving out on their own, living in a dorm room isn’t their first choice. And depending on the school and the area, dormitory rent can sometimes be higher than traditional rental housing. But as a college student with little to no reliable income, finding affordable off-campus housing can still be stressful, […]

The following tips can be helpful to anybody purchasing a home, but are especially beneficial for those who are doing so for the first time: Work with a real estate agent As a first-time homebuyer who is unfamiliar with the process, purchasing a home can be especially overwhelming. A real estate agent can help you […]

     Buying your first home is a huge decision, but it’s certainly an exciting time. In the midst of the excitement, however, it’s important to also focus on the practical things when it comes to your first home and not overlook anything important. The following tips can be helpful to anybody purchasing a home, […]

  The following are some tips for finding a real estate agent: Experience There’s a good chance that you’ll have quite a few options for real estate agents operating in your area, ranging from novice agents to those with many years of experience in the field. If you have the option, you’ll want to pick […]

  If you’re buying a home, working with a real estate agent can be extremely helpful throughout the process. Also, as the buyer, you don’t pay any commission fees. But finding the right real estate agent can mean the difference of finding your dream home in a snap, or months and months of what may […]

Although you should carefully consider the disadvantages of selling your home without a real estate agent, the following are some of the benefits to think about: Complete focus A real estate agent will usually be dealing with many listings at any given time, and your home is just another property on the list. If they […]

If you’re about to put your home on the market, you might not think twice about enlisting the help of a real estate agent. After all, they’re professionals in the field, they do most of the work for you, and they take care of the process from start to finish. While working with a real […]

Here are some ways you can get the best possible sale price for your home:  Weigh commission options Real estate agents will traditionally charge a 5 or 6 percent commission on the home’s final sale price, which is then split between the buyer’s agent and the selling agent, though many listing agents frequently divide their […]

  With the housing market starting to slowly change, more and more homeowners are beginning to sell their home for a profit. However, it’s generally still a buyer’s market, and there’s a lot of competition out there. With a lot of homes for sale, yet not nearly as many purchasers, it will take some strategic […]