Ready to house hunt? It's a jungle out there: Prepare for a flurry of paperwork, stampedes of buyers competing for the same digs, and other challenges before you get your hands on those house keys. I won't lie: The process can be complex and stressful—which is why having a pro by your side can make all the difference.
If you're getting ready to sell your home, finding a listing agent should be at the top of your to-do list. But just what is a listing agent? You might have a vague mental image of someone who plants a "For Sale" sign on your front lawn and shows potential buyers around your place, but there's plenty more to what I do for my sellers.
If you're familiar with the struggle that is finding an place to lease online during a relocation, the idea of a real estate agent who can help you in your search might sound like a godsend. We all know real estate agents help people buy a home, but did you know they can also help people find properties to lease?