${site.data.firmName}${SEMFirmNameAlt}
Contact Us For A Consultation
302-644-7181 Lewes
302-697-4900 Camden

How to choose a good broker to oversee real estate transactions

When buying a home, there are a lot of things to consider. One of the most common questions new homeowners in Delaware have is how to choose a trustworthy real estate agent. Before any real estate transactions take place, there are a few questions home buyers should ask a prospective real estate agent to make sure they are the right fit.

Delaware home buyers should first gauge the experience a real estate agent has. They should also ask whether that experience is relevant to the real estate transactions they are seeking. Those who are looking to use newer real estate agents should double-check that the agent's brokerage will provide guidance from more experienced agents.

Even if a more experienced real estate agent is sourced, buyers should double check that the neighborhoods and housing types that person specializes in align with their wish list for a home. Compatibility in terms of schedule and availability should also be considered. It is good to get a clear understanding of the agent's client load, turnaround time for contact and preferred contact methods.

It is also a good idea to get some information on the agent's past results, including the number of deals they closed in the past year and how long it usually takes their clients to purchase a home. Trusting not only real estate agents but any brokerages they are associated with can reduce risk for people as look for a home. Another person who is helpful to have by one's side when house shopping is a lawyer who can help interpret Delaware real estate law and ensure all real estate transactions are legally sound.

Source: realtor.com, "Questions to Ask a Real Estate Agent Before Hiring One", Daniel Bortz, Feb. 16, 2018

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information

What Our Clients Say About Us…

My wife and I would like to take this opportunity to highly recommend the legal practice of Bonnie Benson and her very professional staff… Bonnie and her staff are organized, engaged in the client's case and they communicate effectively.

Read More
Latest Blogs
Get The Help Now

Need Answers Now? Contact Us Immediately

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

your success. our commitment. elder counsel excellence in elder law  and special needs state bar delaware association

Camden Office
306 East Camden Wyoming Avenue
Camden, DE 19934

Phone: 302-697-4900
Fax: 302-697-4901
Camden Law Office Map

Lewes Office
33718 B Wescoats Road
Lewes, DE 19958

Phone: 302-644-7181
Fax: 302-644-7182
Lewes Law Office Map

We Accept visa mastercard discover network
Review Us