Working with an Agent Vs. Working Alone
What a Real Estate Agent Does For You
Your real estate agent does a lot to earn that
commission and you may never be aware of the work that went into
selling your home.
- Your agent will
collaborate with you to correctly price your home. As a seller, you
may use home valuation tools, but it's best to work with your agent
to make sense of all the information you collect. They will use
their market knowledge to figure out a price that will get someone
to buy your home, but will also get you the most for your
- Their will handle buyer
inquiries and home showing, a process that can be time-consuming.
They may get calls from people who are just kicking the tires and
don't intend to buy soon, as well as calls from people who are
serious about purchasing a home. Your real estate agent will spend
much of their time talking to buyers and giving tours of your
- They will handle all the
advertising. They know what works: which Web sites get results and
which magazines and newspapers are most often read by potential home
buyers. They will take care of taking pictures of your home to post
on the Web or in ads and will update postings and listings. You'll
never have to think about it.
agent can help you stage your home before showing it to potential
buyers. Many professionals say the first impression can make or
break a deal. The agent will know how to clear out the clutter and
arrange your furniture to make your home more appealing to potential
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