Use an Ottawa Real Estate Agent
Don't depend on blind luck to find your new home - enlist
the services of an Ottawa real estate agent; one who specializes
in the sort of Ottawa properties you would like to buy and
best of all this service is FREE.
Use our Ottawa
Real Estate Agents or Real
Estate Directory to find an Ottawa Real
estate agent to suit your needs.
The benefits of using an Ottawa Real Estate agent:
- The Voice of Experience
An Ottawa Realtor will not take it for granted that you
know all the in's and out's of the buying/selling process.
Instead, he or she will provide you with a full explanation
of what to expect - and that's important so you're not
faced with any surprises along the way.
- Assessing Your Needs
One of the first questions a realtor is, Why are you moving?"
A real estate agent will also explore any time constraints
you might have (perhaps imposed by the need to relocate
for employment), your financial situation and any future
A real estate agent will also help you decide where you
want to live and what type of house is best for you. There
are plenty of Ottawa real estate options available in
the marketplace - new homes, resale homes, townhouses,
condominiums. A Ottawa real estate agent can help you
choose the one that best suits your current and projected
It's all part of getting to know you so your purchase
will be handled to your complete satisfaction.
- FREE Transportation to view homes
Real estate agents will gladly provide transportation
free of charge to view homes on your prospect list.
- Targeting Your Dream Ottawa Home
A real estate agent will help you identify what you want
in your new home. A pool? A Garage? An extra room? A particular
building design? What about the neighbourhood? Proximity
to schools or work?
A realtor will compare your needs, wants and budget with
what is available on the market - and make recommendations
that save you time and effort.
He or she will also accompany you as you view houses and
help you assess their suitability and price. As an expert
on a property, a real estate agent can provide facts on
the neighbourhood, the cost of heating, the condition
of the furnace, and so on.
- Access to Ottawa MLS
Ottawa Multiple Listing Service or MLS is an exclusive
service accessible only through a real estate agent- and
it can be a valuable tool. Through MLS, the details of
a wide variety of listed properties are made available
to the real estate agent you work with. That can save
you a tremendous amount of time and effort in your hunt
for the right home.
- Arranging Financing
Real estate agaents have broad and current knowledge of
the financing choices available to home buyers - and there
are many of them, an often confusing array. At your request,
an Ottawa real estate agent will assist in evaluating
mortgage options and obtaining financing at the most attractive
prevailing rates and terms.
- A Skillful Negotiator
Real Estate Agents are experienced in arranging fair deals.
He or she will assist in negotiating an offer, acting
as a mediator to head off potential conflicts between
you and the seller, and draw up a legally binding contract.
- For Buyers it's a FREE Service
Usually, the real estate agent will be paid from the proceeds
of the sale. The listing agreement states the realtor's
Buying a home in Ottawacan be an exasperating and time-consuming
experience. But not if you enlist the services of an Ottawa
Real Estate Agent. A real estate professional understands
the market, knows exactly what is available and can match
your needs and budget to your new home efficiently and effectively.