Finding the best Buyer Agent for YOU – 7 Questions

How do you find the best buyer agent for you? We recently wrote about what to look for in a buyer agent. We highlighted the qualifications that ALL BUYERS need in a buyer agent – whether they know it or not! Now we’ll go a step further, and show you how to sort through the good buyer agents to find the one who is the best buyer agent FOR YOU.

The key is – of course – FIT. In addition to being a highly qualified buyer agent, you’ll want to know how an agent fits your personal needs; how will it be for YOU to work with the agent. Below are seven fit-related questions that need to be answered. Some will help you clarify your preferences…what special qualities should your ideal agent have. Other questions need to be answered by the agent.

Buyer Agent – 5 Things to Look For

How should you screen Buyer Agent leads to make sure you get a good Buyer Agent? Here are five things you should look for before you even start to consider whether the agent is a good fit for you.

BUYING NEW CONSTRUCTION, UNDER CONSTRUCTION, PRE-CONSTRUCTION

There is nothing like a brand-new home. A home never lived in by another human being. Shiny. Up to date. Fully equipped and gadgetized. Charm and history are fine for other people, but they are not for you! You would sooner buy a used car than a used home. So, let’s look at all the benefits of new construction, as well as the pitfalls and how you can try to deal with them.

BUYER AGENCY AGREEMENTS (Massachusetts) – To Sign or Not To Sign?

Why is there so much paperwork involved in buying a property? Sometimes, it seems that buyers look at more documents than homes. There are things you need to sign before you even see a single property. And that’s just the beginning of a steady stream of documents that need your signature before the closing is over. It’s no coincidence that people fondly refer to the closing as “passing papers”. But we’re getting ahead of ourselves. At the very beginning of the process you have to decide how to work with the Great Buyer Agent you’ve found and whether to formalize that decision in writing…in a Buyer Agency Agreement.