Lisa Westerman - ReMax Professional Associates


When you buy a home, you may wonder what the benefits of having your own realtor to represent you are. If you’re a first-time homebuyer, you probably will have a lot of questions. If you’re a second-time homebuyer you may still have a lot of questions! Buying a home can be a long, tedious process. It’s very helpful to know that you have a knowledgable realtor by your side to represent you and help you through the home buying process. If you’re looking to buy a home in a tough market, hiring your own realtor to represent you as a buyer is especially important. 


First, you should consider interviewing some prospective buyers agents in your area. Maybe you can get recommendations from friends and family as well. Learn what you can expect from a top realtor who will represent you as a buyer. 


Honesty Is The Best Policy


Your agent should be completely honest with you. While they can’t tell you what you personally want in a home, they should give you every last disclosure. No agent should put a home value or their own commission above their clients. This means that there’s strict documentation that realtors must follow including a code of ethics and standards for practice. A realtor must uphold these promises.  


Judging honesty in a realtor can be difficult. An honest real estate agent will help you through the home search process, for example. This is a good place to start. If the realtor points out some of the potential issues that you may have as a buyer in a home, you can see that honesty is one of their main policies.


Good Communicator


A realtor should be in frequent communication with you. Even if your home search isn’t active, they will check in, and see where you’re at in the process and if your needs have changed. 

Your realtor should alert you if offers have been made on properties that you’re interested in as well. Your buyer’s agent should reply to texts, e-mails, or calls within a short time frame of receiving them. Having a realtor that’s on top of things for you is important when it comes to buying a home since, without their help and information, the perfect home could slip through the cracks for you.                  


Knowledge Of Rules, Regulations, And Best Practices


Your buyer’s agent should have extensive knowledge of the real estate rules and regulations that are within your state. Each state has different practices when it comes to buying a home. Hiring a buyer’s agent is especially helpful if you are unfamiliar with a state or city. Your agent will be well-informed on all of your responsibilities as a buyer, as well as how and when you should complete these tasks and signings throughout the entire home buying process.



327 Bridle Path, Worcester, MA 01604

Rental

$1,200
Price

3
Rooms
1
Beds
1
Baths
Waterfront Apartment! Walkout LL apartment - basement level. Live like you're on vacation every day in this 1 bedroom Waterfront apartment with views of Lake Quinsigamond. And just down the street from the State Park which offers fishing, swimming, walking/biking, tennis & more! Minutes to UMASS. Great commuter location, just minutes to MA Pike, Rt 20 & 290. This is a 2 family home - unit 2 is the lower level of this house only - basement level, facing water - main house is rented. Patio is shared with the other unit - large enough to share. Tenant to handle their own snow removal. No pets. Credit check for all applicants required. Ready to move in! On street parking only.
Open House
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This Single-Family in Worcester, MA recently sold for $200,000. This Ranch style home was sold by Lisa Westerman - RE/MAX Prof Associates.


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Single-Family

$199,900
Price
$200,000
Sale Price

5
Rooms
2
Beds
1
Baths
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This Single-Family in Paxton, MA recently sold for $272,000. This Ranch style home was sold by Lisa Westerman - RE/MAX Prof Associates.


4 Elizabeth Lane, Paxton, MA 01612

Single-Family

$277,900
Price
$272,000
Sale Price

7
Rooms
3
Beds
1
Baths
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This Land in Clinton, MA recently sold for $120,000. This style home was sold by Lisa Westerman - RE/MAX Prof Associates.


37 Sprague Rd, Clinton, MA 01510

Land

$129,000
Price
$120,000
Sale Price

0.74
Acres
Residential
Land Type
WATERFRONT! Great setting in wonderful area of nice houses. Rare opportunity to build a lovely home overlooking the water.. 160' water frontage on Mossy Pond.

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