5 Important Things to Consider When Choosing a Realtor

5 Important Things to Consider When Choosing a Realtor

When it comes to buying or selling a home, we know it can be a little overwhelming. There are so many different things to consider, so many things to do, and so many unexpected situations along the way. That is why when it comes to choosing a realtor, you need to think about who you are going to choose. There are several things to consider, but we have narrowed it down to 5 of the most important things to consider when choosing a realtor.

1. What geographic areas and types of properties do they handle?
It may not seem like a huge deal, but knowing what kind of geographic areas and type of properties your realtor deals with can greatly affect your experiences with them. Knowing this information can help you to understand if the realtor is knowledgeable on your specific location and property type.

2. How well do they communicate?
How well your realtor communicates can be a huge deciding factor when it comes to choosing who will represent you in the buying or selling of property. You want a realtor who is very outgoing, smart, and capable of properly negotiating.

3. How long have they been in business?
Finding out how long your realtor has been in business can be important because it can show just how much experience they have in the real estate world. You want a realtor who knows the ins-and-outs of real estate so that they can help you get the best deals, as well as help ensure you have a successful transaction.

4. Do they have good references?
When you are trying to decide on which realtor to choose, you should check their references. Positive references from other individuals who have had a successful business relationship with the realtor can help you decide if you want to choose them to represent you.

5. What kind of fees do they have?
Some realtors will require different types of fees depending on what types of services you require. It’s important to know ahead of time what type of fees they have before you sign on the dotted line.

Choosing the right realtor can be a stressful experience filled with lots of hard decisions. It doesn’t always have to be that way, though. With the 1% Guys Realty, we take the hard work out of buying or selling real estate. We want you to have the absolute best experience imaginable. That’s why we are dedicated to ensuring our clients are completely satisfied.

We specialize in Wintergarden real estate, Windermere real estate, Bay Vista real estate, and Ocoee real estate, all located in Florida. Contact us today and we will help you finalize your decision to let us be your real estate agents. We are dedicated to helping our Florida residents with all of their real estate needs. Call us today at 407-487-3177 to get started.

TJ Agosto

5 Comments

  • 5 Important Things to Consider When Choosing a ... 2 years ago

    […] 5 Important Things to Consider When Choosing a Realtor When it comes to buying or selling a home, we know it can be a little overwhelming. There are so many  […]

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  • Annika Larson 1 year ago

    This summer, my husband and I are hoping to move out of our current home and find a new home that can accommodate our growing family. We want to make sure that we have the right Realtor by our side to help us find the right home. As we look for a real estate agent, we’ll be sure to check their references, as you suggested.

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  • Ava Murphy 8 months ago

    It did catch my attention when you suggested finding out the number of years the realtor that you’re interested in has been in business to see how experienced they are. My cousin is planning to hire a real estate agent that can help her in buying a house. She wants a stress-free buying process, so it will be ideal for her to choose a real estate agent that knows the ins and outs of every real estate transaction.

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  • Deborah Adams 8 months ago

    What appealed to me the most in your blog is when you suggested finding out the type of properties that the real estate agents that you’re interested in handles to make sure that they are knowledgeable on buying the type of property that you’re looking to buy. My sister is interested in buying waterfront properties. She’s planning to hire a real estate agent that’s experienced in handling waterfront properties transactions, so it will make sense for her to choose a real estate agent that handles waterfront properties.

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  • Wade Joel 5 months ago

    I appreciate that you talked about asking how long the realtor has been in business. If they have been in business for a long time, then they should have a good amount of experience. My wife and I are interested in buying a house, but we will make sure to work with an ideal real estate agent in the process. Thank you for your things to consider when choosing a realtor.

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