HIRING THE RIGHT AGENT FOR YOU!
Buying and selling a home is not only exciting but a bit stressful at times, tricky and complex. It is one of the biggest investments most people will make in their lifetime, therefore having the right agent representing you is imperative.
you need to decide what you are looking for in an agent
1. Knowledge of the area and neighborhoods?
2. The amount of training and knowledge in the real estate industry?
3. What agency do they work for, and what is the advantage?
4. Flexible and available whenever you want to view a home?
5. What is their training as a negotiator?
why should I choose you?
A good agent won't hesitate to answer this question and will be ready to fire off why she is best suited for the job. Everyone has their own standards, but most consumers say they are looking for agents who say they are:
Honest and trustworthy
Available by phone or e-mail
Able to maintain a good sense of humor under trying circumstances
Finding the right Real Estate Agent can make the difference between getting into that home you fell in love with or losing out to another offer. It can also make the difference in getting a fair market price for your home.
Jonathan was responsive, knowledgeable and willing to help investigate whenever we needed information from other parties involved. Despite making multiple offers over many months, Jonathan never pressured us and always provided useful advice. We are very grateful for all his help and would recommend him to anyone looking to buy a home in the East Bay.
Jonathan was exceptionally prepared, strategic, and effective during our house-hunt as first-time home-buyers. We felt a genuine connection with him, and believe that our success was due to our effective communication and working relationship. In particular, Jonathan helped us to act quickly when an opportunity emerged, and he provided prompt reassurances when we encountered concerns along the way. We highly recommend entrusting Jonathan as your Real Estate Agent.