Selecting an agent

Buying and selling a property is one of the biggest decisions most people have to make in their lives and the estate agent plays a vital role throughout the process to ensure that your needs are met. As a result, you want to pick the right agent who will achieve the best price possible for your situation within the most appropriate timescales.

Here are a couple of things to consider when looking for an agent:

  • Ask the agent for information on their recent sales in the area
  • Discuss the additional services offered, e.g. conveyancing, mortgage quotes
  • Enquire on their marketing plan for your property
  • Find out whether they will accompany viewings
  • Receive a free home valuation off them