Laramie, Wyoming Real Estate: Should I Call the Name on the Sign?
By Brenda Whitman, Live in Laramie Real Estate, Broker/Co-Owner, Laramie, Wyoming
(Live in Laramie Real Estate, Laramie, Wyoming)
The main thing to remember about the name you see on the sign at a property for sale is that that person - their Real Estate agent - already has a written agreement with the seller to represent them and their best interests. In other words, their fiduciary duty and loyalty lie with the owner of the property for sale. It almost always makes NO difference in the price of the home - or the commission a seller pays - if the buyer enlists their own agent to show them the home. In fact, calling the name on the sign usually means being served as a customer of the owner's agent. This could make a big difference to the buyer and their bottom line if they proceed without an agent of their own to look out for them.If you are under the popular misconception that the price will be higher if you ...