Questions to Ask When Hiring a Realtor

December 19th, 2014 by: relatedchicago

real-agent-chicago-gold-coastIf you’ve recently started to explore possible Gold Coast Chicago real estate options, you probably have a significant amount of questions concerning everything from neighborhood amenities to crime statistics. The right realtor can provide the expertise necessary to help your relocation go smoothly and to ensure that you experience no unpleasant surprises. Choosing a skilled Gold Coast Chicago realtor is the first step in starting your new life in one of Chicago’s most exciting neighborhoods.

Selecting a good realtor involves asking the right questions. Here’s what to ask:

How Long Have You Been Selling Real Estate in Chicago?

Finding a realtor who knows the city well will help ensure that you’ll have access to the best possible housing choices. A realtor who is familiar with your desired neighborhood can provide you with better matches.

Is Real Estate Your Full time Career?

Those who work in real estate on a full time basis are frequently more knowledgeable and thorough than their part time counterparts.

Can You Provide References?

A successful realtor should have no shortage of good professional references. Also, be sure to check online review sites to see if the realtor who you are considering is mentioned.

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