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Suzanne Hami…, Real Estate Pro in Orland Park, IL
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Suzanne Hamilton answered:
Interesting question. I think the answer is just as different as the client. It is in the eye of the beholder. A realtor needs to adapt to the needs of the client. In my mind, the Realtor needs to use their expertise and experience to give the buyer all the information they need to make a good decision. They need to be honest, knowledgeable, and provide all information - good and bad to the client.

Realtors should be guides and sounding boards for their clients as well as a wealth of information and knowledge to answer any and all questions.

But I think the singular most important role of a Realtor is communication. They need to be available to clients when they have questions and need information. That means - not being a "yes" man to buyers or sellers and equally not being a hard sell. Exceptional service and working toward the client's best interest.
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John Walin, Real Estate Pro in Libertyville, IL
Thu Jun 6, 2013
John Walin answered:
This is a rhetorical and old question by a licensee that trulia should pull. Like thaanswer better Don????t
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John Walin, Real Estate Pro in Libertyville, IL
Fri Sep 16, 2011
John Walin answered:
I also have used Mike's link and depending on when your deadline is for beach park they stop taking people. Call them and depending on your deadline they might take you on. They charge 25% of your tax savings on a contingency fee basis. ... more
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