You’ve picked out your new house, ordered new address labels, and
even picked out the type of wallpaper for your new living room. Now, all
you have to do is sell your current home. Well, that is sometimes easier
said than done. This is especially true if you are doing so without the
help of a Florida realtor.
Hiring a Florida realtor has its benefits. A good realtor can help you
with pricing, marketing, and showing your home. This is especially helpful
to individuals who do not have the time to spend showing every interested
family around the place.
An added bonus is that your Florida realtor has inside knowledge to help
both the seller and the buyer. The fact is that the buyers will have an
added sense of security when the home is represented by a realtor. In this
situation the realtor acts to reinforce what you are telling the buyer
and give them a professional’s opinion.
When looking for your Florida realtor, you do need to be selective. Ask
as many questions as necessary to judge the competency of the realtor.
Not only should you seek a Florida realtor with the right amount of knowledge,
but you should also find one with a pleasant personality. This will help
you and the buyer through the selling process better than dealing with
There are many questions that should be on your list. Make sure that your
Florida realtor is qualified and has obtained the proper licensing. Licensing
usually requires a certain amount of experience but you may want an exact
number just to have it. You should also ask for references.
If you are comfortable with the qualifications of your Florida realtor
it is time to find out the payment terms. You want to know how much their
commission will be. You should also ask about any additional fees or extras
that may be charged.