A good relationship with your REALTOR is vital when selling your home. Try and meet with several before making a final decision. You should choose a REALTOR you feel comfortable with; one who will handle the sale of your home as if it were his or her own.
What to Expect
Your REALTOR will help you understand the selling process. He or she will provide you with a full explanation of what to expect throughout the process so that you are not faced with any surprises along the way.
Getting to know you
One of the first things your REALTOR will ask is, why do you want to sell your house? Your REALTOR will also explore any time constraints you may have, your financial situation and any future plans. It’s all part of our process in getting to know you so the sale will be handled to your complete satisfaction.
Setting the Price
Arriving at an accurate estimate of value for your home is one of your REALTORs prime tasks. It involves analyzing your home and comparing it to other, similar houses for sale or recently sold in the neighbourhood. It may also include a broader market survey, using sales statistics available only to qualified REALTORS. In the end, you can be sure the price you set reflects the true value of your home under current market conditions.