One of the growing trends among recent buyers is the fact that 89 percent of buyers purchased their home through a real estate agent or broker. This percentage has increased steadily since a decade ago in 2001, when only 69 percent of buyers enlisted the help of an agent or broker.
When you buy a promissory note and mortgage from the lender, you are buying the debt that remains to be paid on the promissory note, secured by the asset described in the mortgage. Sometimes you risk landlords initially refusing to pay you because they think they don't owe you the money.
Homebuying and Real Estate Professionals Having an agent to help them find the right home was what buyers wanted most when choosing an agent at 52%. In addition to a good combination of personality, here are some key attributes to look for in a real estate agent.
Typically, the listing agent will provide a blank disclosure statement form for the seller to complete, but they are not required by law to do so. The publicly traded agent must also notify the buyer about the PCDA if the buyer is not represented by a broker.