Estate agents do tend to get a bad press, with a lot of negative opinion surrounding them. However, when you think about it they are actually performing a number of roles at once; marketing, sales and administration to name a few.
The bottom line is – Estate agents are there to sell. Without sales, and the commission they generate, estate agents will not necessarily be able to pay their own bills. Thus they are driven to sell and with your aim being to buy there is no reason why you can’t work together to achieve a mutually beneficial conclusion.
In this section we aim to provide information that will help you make a purchase through an estate agent.