Mr. Home Sold of Fort Bend
Jaymes McKenzie
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How Does Your Realtor Help?

How can a real estate agent help me?

 Below are the main roles of your real estate agent / Realtor in Fort Bend

General Real Estate Agent Duties / Guidelines:

  • undivided loyalty to client
  • obedience
  • diligence
  • disclosure
  • confidentiality
  • accountability
  • reasonable skill and care
  • fiduciary to client
Fort Bend County Buyer’s Real Estate Agent:

  1. Educates you about your market.
  2. Analyzes your wants and needs.
  3. Guides you to homes that fit your criteria.
  4. Coordinates the work of other needed professionals.
  5. Negotiates on your behalf.
  6. Checks and double-checks paperwork and deadlines.
  7. Solves any problems that may arise.*Note: The Buyer’s Agent is free of charge to the Buying Client; the Seller pays the commission for both the Listing Agent and the Buyer’s Agent. 

Fort Bend County Seller’s Real Estate Agent:

1. During the listing process, the Seller’s agent:

  • Prepares a competitive market analysis (CMA) of the seller’s home to decide its value based on the local market; for more information on pricing a home click here
  • Develops and implements effective marketing strategies for the seller, including helping to establish asking price, staging, and positioning of the property
  • Informs the seller what prices other homes and properties have sold for in the area.

2. During the negotiating process, the Seller’s agent:

  • Presents all offers and counsels seller on what price to accept
  • Negotiates exclusively on the seller’s behalf
  • Updates the seller on market conditions
  • Suggests that the seller contact an attorney for an estimate of closing costs

3. During the closing process, the Seller’s agent:

  • Works closely with the seller to assure a smooth closing
  • Monitors all dates, events and requirements for the seller
  • Represents the Seller’s interest at the buyer’s walk-through inspection
  • May attend the closing with the seller.

    *Note: The Listing Agent is compensated only when your home closes and typically splits his/her commission with the Buyer’s Agent. The seller pays the commission of both agents and is typically 6% of the sale’s price; for more information about decided to hire a listing agent click here
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