Real Estate Consumer Q & A

8 ways to tick off your real-estate agent

Being a thorn in your agent’s side could undermine your house hunt. If you want a friendly relationship with your agent, here’s what you shouldn’t do

Your real-estate agent may stand to make a nice commission off you, but that’s no reason to take him for granted. After all, the agent is working for you ­— as in, on your behalf. If inspired, he can think creatively and act quickly — for you. He can negotiate wisely and fiercely — for you.

Or not. Your choice.

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March 2013 Newsletter / Market Updates

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March Newsletter 2013 Real Estate Market Updates

5 Legal Mistakes Homebuyers Make

 

Five legal mistakes home buyers make:

  1. Not realizing that if you do not write a strong offer to purchase, the seller may reject or not respond to your offer.
  2. Not fully considering the legal, tax, credit & other ramifications of home ownership, especially co-ownership.
  3. Not understanding when a contract becomes legally binding
  4. Not obtaining seller’s disclosures
  5. Not conducting your own inspections and investigations as the buyer.

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