If you are buying or selling your home, you’ll need the help of a realtor. But what does a realtor do? and how do they help you? Keep reading to find out.
When it comes to realtors, there are two categories; buyers agents and sellers agents. Many realtors are both buyers’ agents and sellers’ agents, but some realtors only specialize in one area.
Did you know when you buy a home, the buyer agent’s services are free to you? The buyers’ agent gets paid from the sale of the house, which means the sellers pay all of the real estate commission. This means when you are the buyer you don’t pay a penny towards the real estate commission.
Having a realtor is necessary when shopping for homes. Many homebuyers are turning to websites and apps like Zillow and realtor.com, but these sites could be inaccurate or even outdated. A realtor is always the best way to get the most accurate information on available homes.
What else does a realtor do? They can schedule an inspection and even negotiate repairs if there are any issues.
To learn more about what a realtor does, watch the video above!