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Lethbridge Real Estate - Look Before You Leap

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Lethbridge Real Estate - Look Before You Leap


Many homebuyers in Lethbridge get caught up in the excitement of buying their property and take many important things for granted.  Sometimes these things are just overlooked and other times they are things which the buyer was not even aware they needed to know.


Most homebuyers rely upon a Lethbridge Realtor to help them with their purchase.  What the buyer does not realize is that just because they are working with a Lethbridge Realtor, does not mean they are fully protected or are going to receive any advice about many important factors of their transaction.  Not all Lethbridge Realtor's possess the same level of skills or experience.


It is all fine to support your "Uncle Fred" who just retired from the military or took a buyout from some corporations and now has decided he will enter into a second career, or hobby, selling Lethbridge real estate to help him pass the time in his retirement.  These sorts of characters mean well, but obviously do not come from a background or have the experience that is sometimes necessary to handle a complex real estate transaction.  The Lethbridge real estate industry is full of oportunistic people who jumped into the business when the market was booming.  Many of them came from other professions, lost their jobs, or just could not find any other career.  Unfortunately, the open door that the real estate industry offers makes it easy for these people to jump in.  Thankfully, it also makes it easy for them to jump out.


Trust your Lethbridge real estate transactions to someone who knows the city, knows the industry, and has enough experience that they can help guide you to a successful and profitable result.  Do not get caught up in the razzle dazzle of individuals who are great at selling themselves, but suck at selling Lethbridge real estate.  When you are entrusting someone with the largest financial transaction of your life, make sure you do not enter into it lightly.


Have a great week Lethbridge, let's hope we finally get some spring weather!

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Robert W May is a Real Estate Broker in Lethbridge Alberta, having now been in the industry for over 23 years. . He was also a licensed Lethbridge mortgage broker and financing expert with Canada First Mortgage of Calgary Alberta for the past 10 years.  He is an industry leader always willing to help train and educate others in how to improve their business models for financial and personal benefit.



Comment balloon 3 commentsRobert May • May 27 2010 03:19PM



Couldn't agree more with this blog post.  Experience certainly counts.

Posted by Cherise Selley, Colorado Springs Realtor (Selley Group Real Estate, LLC) over 10 years ago

But Robert, razzle dazzle individuals can be so entertaining at times.

Posted by Malcolm Johnston, Trenton Real Estate (Century 21 Lanthorn Real Estate LTD., Trenton, Ontario) over 10 years ago

I real enjoy this real estate blog. Good information. Thanks

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Posted by Patrick Jeary over 10 years ago

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