Defining a Real Estate Team
Finding a place to call home is one of the fundamental goals of anyone
who is using the term real estate. However, actually moving into
finding that home includes much more than packing boxes and moving in.
Not only will you have to find a home, but you will also have to find
the right resources and people to help you achieve your goal of
finding exactly what you want.
The first person that you will want to bring in on your team is a real
estate agent. When you are trying to find a real estate agent, you
will want to make sure they have the right credentials and understand
your goals. Real estate agents will be the mediators between you and
the right home, as well as the other people that will be considered on
Often times, you will want to find a broker on top of a real estate
agent, or one who can wear both hats. Brokers will have the aptitude
to sell you their own properties instead of going through a third
person and will also be able to show you what property is available.
This can be an advantage if you want to save money or don't want to
deal with a third source.
Once you have have examined the various places and are set on
investing in a specific place, you will want to start finding others
who will help you with the rest of the process. Either you or your
real estate agent will be responsible for finding an inspector. The
house that you are buying will need to be looked at in order to make
sure everything from plumbing to wiring is in the right place.
The very last person that will need to be on the real estate team is a
lender. Ordinarily, lenders will be a bank that works through a
lending company. You will want to make sure that the lenders or the
company you are working with understand what type of investment you
are trying to make and how this will make a difference in what you are
trying to do.
If you wish for property, you will also wish for the right people in
the right place to make sure that you achieve your goals. Finding the
above people that will have your best interests in mind can help you
to move in faster and more efficient. By getting the right people in
place, you can pack your bags and know that you won't be waiting for a
better place to show up next year.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Bob Schwartz, is a Certified Residential
Specialist, CA licensed real estate broker with
has over 27 years of residential real estate experience, authored a
number of published articles and served as an expert witness for
San Diego lawyers. You can contact
Bob via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit his highly popular
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