Buying a home is often the largest investment in people’s lives. In this extremely competitive market, buyers need to go in with their eyes wide open and hire a professional who can help them navigate the process.
The Maine real estate environment is populated with way more eager buyers than there are quality listings. Most homes for sale in the greater Portland area are getting multiple offers, way above asking, and going under contract within days. Winning bids are sometimes waiving inspections.
This is a time when the skills of an experienced broker are a necessity, whether you are buying or selling.
It is the listing agent’s responsibility to do their due diligence and complete disclosures approved by the Real Estate Commission. (While I mean to give advice to buyers, I’ll add that having a seller’s agent who pays attention to every detail while preparing your home for…