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Clients Who Get Real Estate Advice From Everyone - Good or Bad?
When it comes to buying and selling real estate, everyone is an expert. They feel compelled to give their opinion and expert advice at every turn. As a real estate agent we know that everyone who voices their opinion isn't necessarily an expert, but we do understand that if we are to maintain a good working relationship with our clients we must respect the person giving our client advice. And this is not always easy to do.
Getting Advice From EveryoneParents, co-workers and friends have the constant ear of the client. The client could innocently (or not so innocently) be updating people on the progress they are making in the home buying or home selling process. That is when the well-meaning friend or co-worker go to work. They give advice on everything from financing options to what should happen during the course of the transaction. The advice isn't always bad, but what both parties fail to understand is that every one has a different home buying and home selling experience.
Every Transaction is DifferentNo two real estate transactions are ever the same. Every one has a different financial position and market conditions are constantly changing. When someone tells your client they got ... more
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