Purchasing real estate is a complex and major transaction with many details to be handled. In the majority of cases the seller will be represented by an agent.
A buyer's representative is responsible for protecting the buyer's best interests. Research by the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS? has shown that when a buyer's representative is used, the prospective buyer found a home one week faster and examined three more properties than consumers who did not use a buyer's representative.
A buyer's representative will: