Agent Harvesting: The Best Way To Find The Top Producing Real Estate Agents In Your Area

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The biggest mistake buyers and sellers make when hiring a Realtor is that they do not do their homework before hiring a real estate agent. They end up with a house that sits on the market longer, sells for a lower price, and the time spent dealing with that agent is a nightmare. AgentHarvest helps minimize the chance of these things happening by finding agents in your area that are currently selling houses like yours, in your neighborhood, for you to interview. We don’t make you sign contracts and you are not obligated to use any of the agents we connect you with. So basically AgentHarvest is a free service requiring no obligations on your part. Here’s what our customers have to say about our agent finder services.
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Costs to Consider Before Buying a Home

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Buying a home is an expensive proposition. Beyond the sticker price, there are plenty of other costs that come along with owning a home. When you buy, it is important not to be surprised by the new expenses, so be sure to plan for everything when making your budget.
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Can You Still Buy a Home with Poor Credit?

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Buying a home is a major financial endeavor. For most of us, it is the single largest purchase we will ever make in our lives. Very few buyers have enough cash to buy the house outright, so most of us look to a mortgage lender for a loan to make up the difference. But what if you have bad credit? Can you still get a mortgage?
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Houston: Frenzy AND Fizzle for First-Time Home Buyers

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While other real estate markets, residential and commercial, are struggling to break away from recession numbers, Houston is floating on cloud nine. But how much are first time home buyers really benefiting from the growth? Homebuilding projects in the Houston area continue to regularly multiply, but to what extent and to whom is great opportunity afforded to?
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The Seller Won’t Negotiate With You: What’s Next?

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Buying a home is an exciting time and it comes with much to look forward to. Whether you are enjoying the hunt for the right property, imagining your furniture in a new space, or jumping for joy as you pass through your new threshold for the first time, the home-buying process is generally an enjoyable experience. What if it is not all rosy? Sometimes obstacles will
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Top Brokers: How to Find Them and Why You Should Use Them

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Real estate agent, Realtor, Real Estate broker: they all do the same thing, right? Do they though, really? Most first time homebuyers and even novice sellers suffer from “title blur.” Knowing what each one does gives you a better chance of
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Upstarts Undercut Traditional Agent Fees

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In industries ranging from banking and investments to retail and real estate, technology is overturning tradition. In real estate, there is a long-standing tradition where clients pay a 6% fee to their real estate agent for helping them through the transaction. 6% is a lot, so some newer companies and tech startups are looking to undercut the traditional 6% fee.
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How Can Recent Graduates Buy a Home?

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Buying a home can be a daunting idea to young professionals. While just getting started with your career, saving up a 20% down payment and signing up for a mortgage might seem like a
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The Minimum Information You Need Before Buying a Home?

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Buying a home is a huge decision. Whether it is your first home or an upgrade, odds are any time you buy a home it will be the biggest financial transaction you have ever entered into in your life. To make such a big decision, it is important to
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Hip Pocket Listings Only Benefit Real Estate Agents

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Never let an agent market your home as a Pocket Listing. If you do, you will limit your home’s marketing exposure, attract fewer buyers and eventually sell your home for less money in a longer amount of time. Why do agents like Pocket Listings? Easy. A pocket listing gives an agent a better
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The True Cost of Homeownership

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or a renter, the costs are easy to enumerate. Maintenance costs–unless the renter causes damage they are liable for–are covered by landlords. You literally get what you pay for as a renter. Homeownership costs are, conversely, not as black and white–nor can you always plan for it. That being said, before you purchase your first home
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