Buying or selling a home is one of the longest, most detailed transaction processes anyone will experience in a lifetime. And yet, one of the most common questions people ask is, “Do I really need a real estate agent?”
Why you need a real estate agent
You can’t automate real estate.
Many grocery stores have self-serve check-out lines. Most gas stations have credit card machines built into the pumps. Some restaurants even allow you to punch your own order into the computer. But a real estate transaction is far more complicated than buying milk and bread. Automating the process of buying and selling property leaves far too much room for mistakes like missing legal deadlines or failing to obtain the appropriate inspections, to name just