Here I go again reading some writers top 10 ways to select a real estate agent. You can almost always tell when the writer doesn't have a clue what they're talking about; my guess is they have never sold real estate or really even tried researching the subject. This time the subject title is “Interview at least three agents”. I agree you should interview agents and meet with them face-to-face. But keep it real and not full of baloney with things that really don't matter.

The un-researched article went on to say “you are the boss and will typically pay the Realtor® a six percent commission and you have the right to ask a few questions. ” Commissions shouldn't be typical; as with any product or service an expert might cost you more, seven percent, ten percent, or even higher; it really depends on what kind of service you are willing to pay for. Maybe you are only

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