Ep 74: Questions to Ask a Real Estate Agent, Part 2

We pick up on our conversation from last episode and continuing sharing the questions you should be asking a real estate before you start that relationship. This part will focus on specialization, communication styles, and honesty.

On This Episode:

On our last show we started listing out some key questions you need to ask a real estate agent as you begin the buying or selling process. Let’s pick up on that conversation and run through the remainder of the questions we feel are important.

Today we’ll discuss specialization, communication methods, transparency from an agent, and more. This can be a crucial decision for you so we want to make sure you get it right.

And don’t forget to text the word Oregon to 21000 and you’ll get a link to our home buying and selling guide.

Listen to the full episode or click on the timestamps below to hear a specific segment.

[0:53] – How long does the process usually take?

[2:25] – Do you specialize in buying/selling at certain price points?

[7:41] – What’s the primary form of communication?

[9:43] – Do you have recommendations on professionals?

[11:14] – Will you be honest about red flags you see at homes?

[13:16] – How do you determine the price of a home?

Colleen Quotes:

“Once we find the house you want and we get you into contract, things are moving very fast right now and we’re closing within 30 days.”

– Keeping It Real Estate Podcast

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Colleen Benson

Colleen is a licensed Principal Broker in the State of Oregon. She has more than 20 years of experience as a Realtor and has helped build the top Keller Williams team in Salem. Her tremendous team now serves buyers and sellers throughout the Willammette Valley and the Oregon coast. She is the host of the Keeping It Real Estate radio show on 104.3 FM KSLM. The show plays Saturdays and Sundays at 1pm and has been on the air since January of 2019. Don't hesitate to reach out to Colleen if you have any questions about buying or selling real estate in the area!​

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