Why work with a Buyers Agent?
If you’ve ever thought about purchasing or selling any piece of real estate, then you’re likely to have come across multiple realtors in your hunt. You’ve probably heard of both buyer’s agents and sellers agents, and in this particular post, we’re going to be telling you about buyers agents. It is very important for a home buyer to understand the roles and responsibilities of a real estate salesperson, particularly if you are buying real estate. This article provides a brief overview of the role of a buyer’s agent and the how they can help you in purchasing a home.
See, any given real estate salesperson acts as an “agent” for one or more of the parties (buyer and/or seller) in a real estate transaction. An agent is an individual who works on behalf of another individual. As it relates to real estate, under the law of agency, which governs relationships between agents and their principal, the agent must work to protect the “best interests” of their client (the person for whom they are acting as an agent). When working as an agent of any sorts, for anyone you have a fiduciary responsibility to your respective client(s) to put their best interests ahead of your own.
That right there is a brief reason why as to why you should want to work with a realtor, this is our first post on the site and we hope you got a lesson you can take and apply to your life. Keep this site on your mind as their will be more information being posted on it repeatedly.