A good South Florida real estate agent, also known as a real estate broker, will assist you in selling/buying houses, land, offices or buildings quickly and efficiently! They will make the buying and selling process smooth and easy for you. Picking a good real estate agent is important for your overall selling and buying experience. You should do some research before choosing your agent.
When picking a real estate agent you should read the agent’s client reviews or talk to their previous clients to see how their overall experience was with the agent. You can ask the agent for a list of what they have listed and sold in the past year, with contact information. You should also check to see if they have any disciplinary actions or complaints and make sure they have a real estate license for your state. You can usually find these online or through your states regulatory body. It is also recommended to ask or see if they have any professional awards. “Realtor of the year” is a highly rated award that is given by the National Association of Realtors (NAR). This could be an added bonus if they do and show that they exceed in their work.
Another recommendation is to check the agent’s credentials and see if they specialize in a certain area of real estate sales. Designations could include Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR) or Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES). You should also find out how much experience an agent has by asking them directly or find out from a state licensing authority. Next, look up the agents listings online at places like realtor.com and view what properties they have listed, and see if you would buy or sell through them. Lastly, see how knowledgeable the agent is of the properties in your area by asking about a house that was recently sold or is on the market. This will let you know how well they know the market. You should use all these tips when you are looking for a high-quality real estate agent.
What A Real Estate Agent Does
A real estate agent or real estate broker is a person who conducts business between sellers and buyers of real estate property. Real estate agents can also offer other services such as real estate marketing techniques, tracking appointments, securing open houses, arranging meetings and showings, home staging and more. They help guide their clients and make the buying and selling process easier for their clients.
Why You Should Use A Real Estate Agent
Buying/selling your property can take up a lot of your time and can feel like a job. If you do not have the time and energy, using a real estate agent can be very beneficial. They will make selling or buying property less stressful for you by doing the dirty work. This is also their job and they do this on a daily basis and are very knowledgeable about real estate trends. They will make your selling/buying process fast, negotiate you the best deal, and offer you other selling/buying tactics as needed.
Makes Selling/Buying Fast and Efficient – The reason real estate agents are able to buy/sell property fast and efficiently is because they have helped clients sell/buy properties numerous times. They are experts in this field and know what does and does not work when it comes to buying/selling property. They are able to determine the best, fastest way to sell or buy property.
Negotiates You The Best Deal – Real estate agents get you the best deals because they keep up with the latest industry news and market conditions. They are aware of sold, pending or active listings on the market. This allows them to locate the finest properties and be able to negotiate accordingly. Again they have done this a million times and have great negotiation skills and real estate knowledge. They know what prices are and are not reasonable.
Other Selling/Buying Tactics – A real estate agent who uses effective marketing strategies will be able to sell property fast. Professional photography and video marketing that is done properly will catch buyers attention. Also using various online platforms (realtors.com or social media platforms) that display these photos and virtual video tours is helpful.
An agent will also keep you organized and will file all your real estate documents and agreements with the appropriate state agencies. There is a lot of paperwork when it comes to buying or selling and you want to make sure all your paperwork is completed correctly and given to the proper establishment. A real estate will make sure this is done.
A real estate agent can also help keep track of your appointments, secure open houses, and arrange meetings and showings. They can even offer home staging to help make your house look more inviting and appealing to buyers. Staged homes generally sell faster and for higher prices than unstaged homes. This is because it allows the buyer to envision themselves living in the home.
Services Lauren Benson Real Estate Offers
- Buy/Sell Property
- Custom Marketing
- Home Staging
- Track Appointments
- Secure Open Houses
- Arrange Meetings And Showings
- Any Other Additional Services Needed
Why You Should Use Lauren Benson
Lauren Benson stands out from other Florida real estate agents because she takes the time to understand her clients wants and needs when it comes to selling or buying property. Whether you are in need of real estate sales, residential, commercial or rentals, she will be there for you every step of the way. She is dedicated to providing her clients with the best customer service. She offers a wide array of services that fit each clients situation. Lauren also keeps up with market trends which makes her knowledgeable of the properties and prices in specific areas. She is able to smoothly negotiate prices based on her knowledge of what is on the market. Everyone wants the best deal when it comes to buying or selling and she will work hard to get you one. Lauren will make selling or buying a house in Florida easy and stress-free.