Thinking of buying a house without a Realtor? Hmmm..
Whether it is your inherent nature to save a buck or your fear of real estate agents, you should consider a couple of things before going in solo!
First things first, who is a realtor/property consultant? And what does he/she do?
A real estate agent/consultant is there to work on your behalf. He will hand hold you through the entire process of finding a home, arranging for a loan and purchasing a home.
A consultant possesses a couple of unique traits that makes him an expert at what he does.
So, before going all in, look yourself in the mirror and ask the following questions :
Can I myself conduct massive amounts of research?Can I do an unbiased analysis of things?Can I effectively organize all my findings?
If your answer is “yes” to all the above, then Bravo!, then you just might have a shot.
Well, for all the others, read on.
Here are the 6 steps involved in buying a house (and how will having a consultant matter!) :