Real Estate Agent Selection Factors

Rank each item, 1-8 (1 = Not Important To You; 8 = Very Important to You)

WARNING: Not all of these criteria will leave you with the most money in your pocket. Some of them are, quite frankly, common Seller traps. Read on for more information.

Must have strong search systems that will help make my home search easier and faster.

Must have proven negotiation skills so I am not paying more then the market value of the house I have liked and want to potentially buy.

Must be Full-Time & Experienced; have a proven track record of helping buyers

Must have a proven system for choosing homes to show, so I am not wasting time

Must be likable and friendly; I must "feel" good about him/her