Despite the number of online sites and mobile realtor apps, consumers still prefer to use real estate agents when looking or selling a new house. According to a NAR report 88% of recent home buyers used an agent and would recommend one. Only 8% of sales where FSBO sales. Sure the many real estate websites let you search for that perfect house but many times the sheer flood of information can be daunting. Working with an agent helps as they can learn what exactly are you looking for and they can also have access to more inventory than you could. And then there is handling the paperwork, going through the loan process, inspections, etc. Andy talks about what other advantages you’ll get from working with a realtor on this episode of Andy Talks Real Estate.
Why Using a Realtor Remains Popular