If you are ready to list your home among other Belmont houses for sale, you want to put your best foot forward so you can get the highest possible offers. In addition to prepping your house correctly, staging it, and choosing a competitive price for it, one of the best ways to ensure you achieve your selling goals is to work with an experienced Belmont real estate agent. However, choosing an agent is not as easy as selecting the one with the most experience or lowest commission. Here are some tips on choosing the right listing agent when you’re ready to sell your home.
One of the best ways to narrow down the list of Belmont real estate agents you may want to work with is to ask those you trust for referrals. Reach out to friends, relatives, and co-workers who have recently sold a home and ask who they worked with and why (or why not) they would recommend them. This will give you a better idea of different realtors’ levels of professionalism and customer service skills and help you steer clear of agents who provide a subpar customer experience.
Now that you’ve got the names of a handful of Belmont real estate agents you may want to hire, start researching them. Look at online reviews, check out their websites, and visit their social media pages to see what type of valuable content they provide to their followers. This can tell you more about each agent’s experience, background, and communication style so you can get a better feel for which would be the best match for your selling goals and your personality.
Once you have two or three agents you are most interested in hiring to help you, set up a time to meet with them in person. During your interviews, consider asking the following questions:
Once you’ve finished your interviews, reach out to each agent you are considering and ask a few follow-up questions. This gives you a chance to see how well they respond and/or how long they take to get back to you. An agent who returns your call or email promptly and patiently and completely answers any questions you have is one that will likely continue giving you a high level of customer service throughout the selling process.
In the end, the Belmont real estate agent you choose to help you sell your home is the one you feel most comfortable with. You may be working with this person day in and day out for weeks or even months, so choosing one who makes you feel comfortable and valued is more important than anything else.
Are you ready to start preparing your home for the market? Follow the above tips to help you choose a Belmont real estate agent who can best help you achieve your selling goals. If you’re ready to start scheduling interviews, consider trusted local agent Noune Karapetian. She would love to help you with all your selling needs.
Uncompromising honesty and dedication to her clients is her top priority. Nouné will guide her clients through the entire transaction of buying or selling a home with integrity and their best interest at heart.Let's Connect