3 Reasons Why You Should Use a Seasoned Real Estate Pro in This Complex Digital World
Now that Fort McMurray has been ranked as the worlds most affordable market (relative to average income and according to a recent Calgary Herald article) (NO REALLY LOL)!
If you’re searching for a home online, you’re not alone; lots of people are doing it. The question is, are you using all of your available resources, and are you using them wisely? Here’s why the Internet is a great place to start the home-buying process, and the truth on why it should never be your only go-to resource when it comes to making such an important decision.
According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR) in the US, the three most popular information sources home buyers use in the home search are:
- Online website (93%)
- Real estate agent (86%)
- Mobile/tablet website or app (73%)
Clearly, you’re not alone if you’re starting your search online; 93% of home buyers are right there with you. The even better news: 86% of buyers are also getting their information from a real estate agent at the same time.
Here are 3 good reasons why using an experienced real estate professional in addition to a digital search is key:
1. There’s More to a Real Estate Transaction Than Finding a Home Online.
It’s a lonely and complicated trek around the web if you don’t have a real estate professional to also help you through the approximately 230...