Why You Need A Real Estate Agent to Sell Your Home
The proliferation of services that help homebuyers and sellers complete their own real estate transactions is relatively recent, and it may have you wondering whether using a real estate agent is becoming a relic of a bygone era. While doing the work yourself may save you commission rates, for many, flying solo may not be the way to go – and could end up being costlier than a realtor’s commission in the long run.
A quick look at the long list of frequently asked questions on most “for sale by owner” websites suggest the process isn’t as simple as many people assume. And when you get into a difficult situation, it can really pay to have a professional on your side.