Frequently Asked Questions

The decision to purchase your first (or next) home can be one of the most financially freeing steps you ever take.

So, when you begin the house-hunting process wouldn’t it be nice to know you have an entire network of professionals supporting you? Having access to the services you need to help you meet your dream home is easy when you’re partnered with the right Brisbane buyers agent. They’ll allow you to tap into a Brisbane based network offering the knowledge, expertise and support needed to find opportunities in the real estate market you didn’t realise existed.

The Buyers’ Agent Brisbane Connection

This may sound a little self serving, although it all begins by finding a Brisbane Buyers Agent like Locate Buyers’ Agency. The relationships needed for smooth, opportune home purchases take years to build. However, it just takes one enquiry with us to find you are now privy to our own network of professionals. We can help out in every possible home purchasing scenario with a team of pros including:

  • Lawyers
  • Sellers’ agents
  • Architects
  • Builders
  • Mortgage brokers experts
  • Professional tradespeople
  • Interior designers
  • Movers

Although you won’t necessarily need every single one of these professionals, knowing they are there just in case offers peace of mind.

The Power of Fellow Agents

Although you have an expert on your side when you hire a Brisbane Buyers’ Agent, one agent is never enough. Instead, you need an entire network of sellers’ agents looking for the best buyer for their properties. These agents are key to finding homes you otherwise wouldn’t see. This includes off-market homes that are never advertised as well as pre-market properties that haven’t yet made it to the local listings. You see opportunities other buyers aren’t privy to.

The Importance of Mortgage Experts

Having a referral to a trusted mortgage broker makes the loan pre-approval process easier. Getting pre-approved tells you how much mortgage lenders can offer you. Pre-approval helps set a more realistic budget to narrow down your search. Also known as conditional approval, or approval-in-principle, you complete a form and provide financial information to see if you qualify. While this is not a formal approval for a mortgage, it provides the information you need to shop wisely for a home within your price range. Pre-approval provides more buying power as well, as it shows sellers you are serious and not just shopping around.

Trusty Building & Pest Inspectors

While buyers’ agents will take you on home inspections to check out properties, the home inspections provided by building and pest inspectors are different. They give a full picture of the property you are buying and point out any issues that could make you regret your purchase. Finding a reputable company is important as they have the experience required to offer an objective overview with some insight into costs associated with repairs. As a result, you and your buyers’ agent gain some leverage to renegotiate a fair price.

Professional Tradesperson to Manage Surprises

There is an endless list of potential surprises that can pop up in the final moments of your purchase. For example, an issue with the building and pest report can leave you scrambling to find a specific tradesperson, builder, or consultant to provide information on the extent of the issues and the cost. Such issues are usually under some tight time constraints, often with as little as 48 hours for you to respond. With a buyers’ agent in Brisbane, our circle of contacts who know how to deal with such issues make it easy for you to breeze your way through unexpected issues without worry.

Their reliable, honest skilled tradespeople provide the support you need not only in the face of surprises, but also to assess a fixer-upper property. They can advise on whether or not a fixer-upper is worth the investment and offer estimates and recommendations on how you can get the property up to the standards you want. With the help of your buyers’ agent, you can find homes primed for affordable makeovers or complete renovations to create the ideal property that checks off all your wants.

Expertise of a Real Estate Lawyer

A smooth transaction depends on the expertise of the buyers’ agent services Brisbane enlist in hand with legal guidance. Your lawyer provides a detail-oriented eye to ensure no stone is left unturned in the purchase process. With access to an experienced lawyer, you can feel confident nothing will be missed and there aren’t any surprises. They ensure contracts are strong and don’t present challenges and translate legalese that you might not understand. They are expert researchers who look for issues that could complicate your transaction.

Artful Eye of Architects And Designers

Architects and Interior designers are creative talents who play an important role on any real estate team. While many might feel these professionals are needed more in the sellers’ ring, buyers can gain valuable insight from those who have the ability to help you see beyond outdated wallpaper, worn carpets and poorly laid out homes. They understand space and see potential everywhere they turn.

Their gift is helping you see how what appears to be a terrible idea is actually a beautiful diamond in the rough in need of some TLC. Architects see beyond the walls and can present remodel ideas and pricing that help you understand if transformation is possible within your overall budget. While our Brisbane buyers’ agent services includes finding the ideal home for your needs, if you are looking for a fixer-upper, these professionals serve an invaluable role in making your dreams a reality.

Safe Removalists

The Best Buyers Agent Brisbane has to offer doesn’t believe their job ends at the sale. Instead, we ensure you are completely settled in your new home before they even consider calling it a day. That’s why no real estate network is complete without a team of seasoned removalists. Their job is to get you packed and ensure your belongings are delivered safely to your new home. They help you settle in and make the stress of moving disappear.

As you can see the network provided through a buyers’ agency Brisbane calls on, is the key to smooth transactions and finding your happily ever after. Schedule a complimentary 20-minute call with the best buyers’ agent Brisbane has to offer.