A famous, oft-quoted movie line is ‘You can’t handle the truth.’ Yet have you ever considered how that statement might relate to hiring a Realtor? In other words, since agents provide information to help your bottom line, are you truly interested in being informed with the truth, or might you prefer not to know? It’s no surprise that some sellers and home buyers aren’t always willing to deal with certain issues. Instead, they may choose willful ignorance, denial, or other avoidance techniques that are frequently only temporary. And the list of those possible challenges is endless.
A myriad of issues can throw real estate transactions into seeming chaos. But by hiring a Realtor, you’ve got a real state problem solver on your team. A good real estate agent is like a Swiss army knife – very handy to have around in a variety of circumstances.
But in seeking an honest real estate agent, be prepared for certain situations where the truth may hurt, at least in the short term. If you really are in the market for an honest Realtor, what should you look for and how do you locate such an agent? Find out today, in this insightful Oregon real estate podcast!