Real estate transactions in today’s market typically exceed $150,000 and are usually the largest financial investments in a person’s lifetime. Why wouldn't you use a professional?
I am a member of the National Association of REALTORS®, known more commonly as REALTORS®, we are bound by the Code of Ethics to treat all parties fairly and honestly and to strive to preserve a higher degree of knowledge of the buying and selling process.
In addition, I shoulder the responsibility to protect your best interests and guide you every step of the way throughout the buying process.
Here are a few examples of what you can expect your REALTOR® to assist you with:
Completing a market analysis and market value assessment
Listing your property in the MLS
Advertising your property to buyers and other REALTOR®
Assisting in the preparations to sell your home
Gathering community information
Preparing the contract and any additional documents
Helping negotiate any counter offers or other terms of sale
Identifying buyer qualification
Following the loan process
Opening escrow and depositing earnest money
Coordinating home inspections
Evaluating inspection data and determining issues
Obtaining home warranty policies
Maintaining deadlines and timelines for performance from both parties
Communicating with both parties throughout the transaction
Determining if all negotiated items have been completed
Reviewing the settlement statement prior to closing
Confirming receipt of title insurance and commitment
Coordinating the closing process
Providing excellent service throughout the transaction
Though extensive, this list is just the foundation for successfully selling your property. There are many more aspects to your transaction, making it in your best interest to use a REALTOR®.