A buyer’s agent is a licensed real estate professional who does not sell real estate, but acts exclusively to assist buyers find, evaluate and negotiate the purchase of real estate. In a nutshell, the role of a buyer’s agent is make the process of purchasing real estate simple for the buyer, whilst ensuring they purchase the best property, on or off the market, at the very best price.
Engaging a buyer’s agent is becoming increasingly popular in Australia, particularly in Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs and Lower North Shore where it is can be extremely difficult to buy property. In these markets, using a buyer’s agent saves you time, stress and a lot of money.
Here are a few tips on what buyer’s agents do and how to get the most out of your buyer’s agent: