7 tips for picking a real-estate agent
Ever wish you could hire the best real-estate agent for buying or selling your home?
When it comes to choosing real-estate agents, “We don’t have the information that we have about other service professionals,” says Stephen Brobeck, executive director of the Consumer Federation of America, in Washington, D.C.
However, there are things you can do to assess a real-estate agent’s past performance and potential success with your home. Whether you’re the buyer or the seller, here are seven ways you can find out more about your agent before you hire.