I'm sure this home is sold and closed at this point. However- to avoid this, Another question may be, what are the steps that go into the hiring an agent? Based on my experience, consumers are much more likely to have a bad experience with an agent that is inexperienced or does not have a strong track record, strong support systems, and is a strong communicator. I recommend interviewing minimum of 3 LOCAL agents to get a feel for who you feel is the best fit. Look for information on google about questions to ask and how to seek out top agents.