#GoodReads – Ask Joe
I’m planning to buy a home this year. I’ve never bought property before, what steps should I take in getting started? via RECO.
“…Tip #1 – Research registered real estate sales people to find the one who is right for you;
Tip #2 – Look potential salespeople up using RECO’s Real Estate Professional Search tool on the RECO website to ensure they’re registered and in good standing;
Tip #3 – Think carefully about your needs and your finances and communicate that information to your salesperson;
Tip #4 – Read and completely understand any documents you’re asked to sign; and
Tip #5 – Be an active participant in the process, remember that you’re in the driver’s seat, and don’t make a decision unless you are well-informed and comfortable with it…”
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