One of the first things you should do as a seller when deciding whether to work with a Northern Colorado Real Estate Agent is to review the Colorado Exclusive Right to Sell Listing Contract.
Doing this will help you clearly understand what to expect from an agent. A conscientious agent will have one in hand when you contemplate the decision to have the real estate agent represent you in the sale of your home. The document will explain the way the agent is required to function and what his responsibilities are to you. It will also contain information as to what your obligations as a seller are as well, but that will be the topic of another blog.
Here is the specific language found in the Colorado Real Estate Exclusive Right to Buy Listing Contract — regarding Broker Duties to The Seller:
5. BROKERAGE DUTIES. Brokerage Firm, acting through Broker, as either a Transaction-Broker or a Seller’s Agent, shall perform the following Uniform Duties when working with Seller:
Knowledge is power and selling a home can be a daunting task. Having the above information that I have laid out here gives you, the seller, a head start as you begin to interview Northern Colorado Real Estate Agents to help you sell your home.
Finally, I recommend you also read our page on Things you Need to Know when Selling your Home — I guarantee it will be helpful.
I would be glad to answer any questions you might have regarding getting started selling your home. There are a lot of folks out there who are looking to buy homes in Loveland, Fort Collins, Timnath, Berthoud and Windsor – and at some price points, sellers will be enjoying a seller’s market. With interest rates the way they are, people are motivated to buy in a big way. Please give us a call at 970-412-1657 or contact us and we will outline how we can market and sell your home here.