The Benefits of Hiring a Real Estate Professional for Buyers

There are many benefits in hiring a REALTOR® for buyers. Purchasing a home is most likely the largest financial investment you will make in your lifetime. For that reason, it is essential to have a professional guiding you throughout the process from start to finish. See below for a few ways in which hiring a REALTOR® will assist you throughout the home buying process.

 Before the Search:

  • Believe it or not, one of the most difficult things when buying a home is narrowing in on exactly what it is you are looking for. A REALTOR® will assist you in distinguishing between what your wants and needs are
  • Your REALTOR® should be an expert in neighbourhood information. They can provide you with information about local bylaws, schools and amenities to help you determine the best location for your lifestyle
  • Your REALTOR® will be an expert on local market conditions, and can assist you in establishing what you can afford

 The Home Search:

  • A REALTOR® has access to exclusive features of the MLS system that the public is not privy to
  • Your REALTOR® has a large network, including other real estate professionals and may even have prospective homes already in mind that suit your needs
  • Your REALTOR® will save you time and stress by coordinating showings for you and scheduling appointments
  • Your REALTOR® is an expert and can assist you in asking all necessary questions, and guiding you to get important information about potential properties that may influence your decision

 Making an Offer:

  • When you locate a home that you want to make an offer on, your REALTOR® will;
  • Guide you throughout the offer process and assist you in establishing a fair and competitive amount to offer and will guide you through necessary terms and/or conditions that may be of importance to you
  • Guide you through all necessary paperwork
  • Your REALTOR® is an expert negotiator and will help you get the best deal possible
  • Once the offer is accepted, your REALTOR® will assist you in removing subjects and conditions, and can assist you in setting up a home inspection etc…
  • Finally your Real estate professional will ensure that all paperwork is filled out properly and that all conditions are met

 For any real estate assistance in the Oakville, Burlington, Milton area contact Mary at maryobrienc21@cogeco.ca  

Mary O'Brien

Mary O'Brien

Sales Representative
CENTURY 21 Miller Real Estate Ltd., Brokerage*
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