I came across a great article that sums up 5 main pitfalls that homeowners make when choosing an agent. In summary, here is what to avoid:
1. "I will hire the cheapest one."
2. "I will hire my friend/family member who sells real estate."
3. "I will only use the realtor who agrees to my selling price."
4. "All realtors know the same things." And finally....
5. "I will use the realtor who sold more homes than anyone else."
For the full article, click here.