How to Choose a REALTOR®

Dated: February 7 2019

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A successful property hunt depends with whom you would hire to help you with it just like getting the perfect plumber or electrician to fix your home. Real estate market process always change over the years so it is necessary to have someone on your side who can help ensure you get the best deal by knowing each possible nuances and avoid them professionally.


You always have the option not to get a real estate agent's help but here's why being represented by an agent never fails.

So with that being said, you may wonder how to find the best real estate agent to help you start with your property ownership journey.


Get some help from the very beginning


Getting some help even before you look for a home to buy can be beneficial especially when most of them are knowledgeable to help you assess different mortgage programs. You can discuss your financial concerns so they can help you narrow down options the will best fit your financial status. This can help you save a lot of time and effort with towards your homeownership


Get an exclusive licensed agent


This is important especially if this will be your first time dealing with this kind of transaction. When you have an exclusive agent, not only you will get a full service, they will only and always prioritize the best for you.


Get some referrals and look from the right places


Isn't it best to get to partner with someone whom you can trust because you already know that they were able to work in the past smoothly with someone you know? Keep in mind that you can always and you should be not just looking for with one referral. It is best to have a list of agents to choose from that you think matches your preferences for a smooth partnership.


If you don't happen to get some referrals, it is best to look online. Be sure to read and check their profile, website, social media pages and see what other people are saying about them by seeing if there are any previous client's reviews.


Get to know them before actually working with them


This is not like a super-close-friend-get-to-know-each-other-thing, but by seeing how they respond with your inquiries, how knowledgeable they are in the area you are interested in and other simple things can help you determine if they match your preferences so you can get along well. By doing these, you can also foresee if this specific agent can understand and help with what you truly need and want when getting your own piece of earth.


If you are looking for an agent to help you buy property around Alaska, why don't you call us at (907) 570-6757 or 907-720-4663 to see if we can help?

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Homes by Vanna

Vanna has called Alaska home for the past 15 years. As a mother, real estate investor and previous business owner, Vanna brings many different perspectives when working for her clients. She has been a....

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