You have decided to purchase a home. Congratulations!
The first thing you need to do is to hire a real estate agent.
How do you hire the right real estate agent?
1. Ask for referrals
Do you have friends or family that have recently purchased a home? They will have great recommendations for you.
2. Stalk them online!
Yes, you read that right! Look up the recommendations on all the social channels. Are they habitual negative posters? We all have bad days, so one or two venting posts are ok, but every other post is a clue about that person's personality. Purchasing a home is stressful enough, you don't need someone negative on your side.
What about the pictures? Do the images they post of themselves make you comfortable? Do you feel like this is