It depends on what you are buying. Then is will depend on your own effort to meet agents. Try going to open houses and interviewing the agents there. Do they list and sell? How many listings do they have? Do they work in your price range? How many years have they been around?
New agents can be as good as experienced agents, if they are motivated and willing to get you the info you need. They need a good company behind them, though, to help them help you correctly.
Experienced agents, and preferrably brokers, are probably better choices. Experience can make finding a home and geting a deal together much easier.... more